DEARBORN HIGH SCHOOL
HOME OF THE PIONEERS
Member of the Kensington Lakes Activities Association (KLAA)
and the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA)
THIS WEEK’S ATHLETIC SCHEDULE:
SCHEDULE CHANGES AND GAME CANCELLATIONS:
Boys Varsity Tennis: The Muldowney/Snell Invitational scheduled for Friday, August 16th has been postponed and will be made up on Friday, August 30th.
Boys Varsity Soccer: Game scheduled for Tuesday, August 20th at Livonia Stevenson has been postponed due to severe weather conditions and will be made up on Monday, September 23rd at 7:00 PM back at Stevenson.
Boys JV/V Soccer: Game times for Thursday, August 22nd at Wayne Memorial have been changed. JV will play at 4:00 PM and varsity at 5:30 PM.
Freshman Football: Scrimmage time at Brighton on Thursday, August 22nd has been changed to 9:00 AM with a 7:00 AM bus departure from DHS.
Boys JV/V Soccer: Games scheduled for Wednesday, August 28th against Livonia Franklin have been postponed and will be made up on Wednesday, September 11th back at DHS.
Girls Golf: Match scheduled for Thursday, September 5th against Wayne Memorial at Fellows Creek GC has been postponed and will be made up at a later date.
Cross Country: Meet with John Glenn and Livonia Churchill scheduled for Tuesday, September 10th will be run at Ford Field (not Ford Woods) starting at 4:00 PM.
Girls Golf: Match scheduled for Wednesday, September 11th against Fordson has been moved to Dearborn Hills and will be a tr-match with Fordson and Belleville starting at 3:00 PM.
Girls Golf: Match scheduled for Wednesday, September 11th with Fordson and Belleville at Dearborn Hills has been postponed due to the threat of severe weather. Makeup date TBA.
Boys JV/V Soccer: Games scheduled for Wednesday, September 11th with Livonia Franklin have been postponed due to weather and will be made up on Monday, September 16th back at DHS — JV at 5:30 PM and V at 7:00 PM.
Girls Golf: The Southgate Girls Golf Invite scheduled for Friday, September 13th has been moved to Thursday, September 19th.
Boys JV/V Soccer: Games scheduled for Friday, September 13th against Livonia Stevenson have been postponed due to weather and will be made up as follows: JV at Stevenson on Monday 9/23 at 5:30 PM and varsity at DHS on Monday 9/30 at 4:00 PM.
ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT STAFF:
ATHLETIC DIRECTOR: Jeff Conway, CAA
19501 Outer Drive, Dearborn, MI 48124
phone (313) 827-1632, fax (313) 827-1605
ATHLETIC TRAINER: Kelly Scala, ATC
COACHING STAFF CONTACT INFORMATION:
MIDDLE SCHOOL PARENT MEETING PRESENTATION
2019-2020 ATHLETIC FEE AND PASS INFORMATION
VARSITY FOOTBALL PARKING INFORMATION
CURRENT JOB POSTINGS
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2018-2019 DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIP TEAMS:
BOYS VARSITY SOCCER
BOYS VARSITY BASKETBALL
GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2018-2019 LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP TEAMS:
GIRLS VARSITY TENNIS
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2018-2019 KLAA All-Conference Athletes:
JACOB LAMBERT, KAMAL KABBANI, HUSEIN JAMMAL, ALI BERRY, PEREGRINE NEUBERT, EVAN BELAIRE, ADAM KHREISS (BOYS SOCCER)
HADI JAWAD, HUSSEIN MASHHOUR, SAMIH ARABI (BOYS SOCCER HONORABLE MENTION)
CHARLIE FRANK, MUAAD ABDULAZIZ (BOYS CROSS COUNTRY)
RACHEL BULLOCK (GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY)
JAKE TAFELSKI, RAMI MULLAN, HASSAN ABOUKHODR, TOMMY GUAJARDO (FOOTBALL)
ALI MAKLED, BILAL ELHASAN, ALI SAAD, DEAN ELDER (FOOTBALL HONORABLE MENTION)
LILY GRANTHAM, T’YANNA RUTHERFORD (VOLLEYBALL)
JUSTINA SZALKOWSKI, ISABELLE WINEK, HAYLEY LINDOW (VOLLEYBALL HONORABLE MENTION)
ERIN MORAN, MALAK ALHAJJ, SARAH CAMPBELL (GIRLS BASKETBALL)
EMMA OBERMILLER (GIRLS BASKETBALL HONORABLE MENTION)
BEN CLARK, ALIEU KAH (BOYS BASKETBALL)
NIEMER HAMOOD (BOYS BASKETBALL HONORABLE MENTION)
MADDY MOSALLAM, ISABELLE KARKABA, YASMINE ABADI, RENA ARABI, MIA SANDOVAL, SERENA FARAJ, HAYLEY LINDOW (GIRLS SOCCER)
BELA SANDOVAL, DALYA DAKROUB, HOLLY SCHWEIGER (GIRLS SOCCER HONORABLE MENTION)
BEN CLARK, AHMAD HARAJLI, RYAN SCHAFRANEK (BASEBALL)
HANNAH HAMEL, LILY GRANTHAM, EVELYN SCHOBERT (SOFTBALL)
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2018-2019 ALL-STATE ATHLETES:
ANNA ABELA (ALL-STATE FIELD HOCKEY, FIRST TEAM)
EMMA OBERMILLER (ALL STATE FIELD HOCKEY, FIRST TEAM)
ERIN MORAN (ALL-STATE FIELD HOCKEY, SECOND TEAM)
ALEXA YOUNT (ALL-STATE FIELD HOCKEY, SECOND TEAM)
HANNAH HAMEL (ALL-STATE FIELD HOCKEY, HONORABLE MENTION)
PEREGRINE NEUBERT (ALL-STATE BOYS SOCCER, FIRST TEAM)
EVAN BELAIRE (ALL-STATE BOYS SOCCER, HONORABLE MENTION)
LILY GRANTHAM (ALL-REGION GIRLS VOLLEYBALL)
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2018-2019 ALL-STATE ALL-ACADEMIC TEAMS AND INDIVIDUALS:
VARSITY FIELD HOCKEY (Team Award)
ANNA ABELA, SOPHIE MAJETIC, YASMINE RAMMOUNI, HALEY HAMEL (Varsity Field Hockey)
VARSITY VOLLEYBALL (Team Award)
KAMRYN WISNESKI AND MACENZIE LANDON (Varsity Volleyball)
CHARLIE FRANK (Boys Cross Country)
MATT BOLGER (Ice Hockey)
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2018-2019 STATE FINALISTS:
GIRLS VARSITY GOLF (18th place overall)
CHARLIE FRANK AND MUAAD ABDULAZIZ (BOYS CROSS COUNTRY)
DEAN ELDER (WRESTLING)
AIDAN MACNEIL, SPENCER DICKHUDT, JACK MARTIN, ALEX UMBARGER (BOYS SWIMMING)
GIRLS VARSITY TENNIS
BRYTTAN BARKOFF (GIRLS TRACK, 300 HURDLES)
CONGRATULATIONS to our 2018-2019 college athletes . . .
Adriano Murillo, Schoolcraft College, baseball
Hannah Greenwell, Siena Heights University, bowling
Emma Best, Albion, volleyball
Mohamed Saad, Wayne State, football
Macenzie Landon, Henry Ford College, volleyball
Kamryn Wisneski, Hope College, volleyball
Anna Abela, Concordia (Wisconsin), field hockey
Rami Mullan, Albion, football
Ben Clark, Northwood University, baseball
Ryan Schafranek, Lawrence Tech, baseball
Sarah Campbell, Schoolcraft College, basketball
Paul Washington, Hope College, tennis
Dean Elder, Henry Ford College, wrestling
Mohammad Mallah, Henry Ford College, wrestling
Maddy Mosallam, UM-Dearborn, soccer
Ali Berry, Bluffton (Ohio), soccer
Ahmad Harajli, IMG Academy (Florida), baseball
CONGRATULATIONS to senior Ben Clark, who was named the winner of the Frank McIntyre Male Athlete of the Year Award for 2018-19.
CONGRATULATIONS to seniors Grace Doverspike, who was named the winner of the Female Athlete of the Year Award for 2018-19.
CONGRATULATIONS to senior Mohamed Wahidi, who was named the winner of the Rick Stretanski Leadership and Sportsmanship Award for 2018-19.
Copies of all current DHS Athletic schedules can be printed at the bottom of this page. Please be aware that schedules are always subject to change.
PARENT/ATHLETE END-OF-SEASON SURVEYS (GOOGLE DOCS):
Parent Survey: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdtfGR3wtcWYf18HNyOMMU4MI24FEQ1e_ByqFnzxzwEiw0X7g/viewform
ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT NEWS AND NOTES
The girls swim team tied for the team championship at the John Glenn Rocket Relays on Saturday, September 14th. The 200 breaststroke relay team on Katie Stewart, Megan Fazio, Stella Doverspike, and Sophie DeKonig won a gold medal along the way. Congratulations to Coach Papp and the girls swim team!
The boys varsity tennis team won the team championship at the Jim Hadley All-Area Tournament on Saturday, September 14th with a team total of 17 points. Congratulations to Coach Marks and the boys varsity tennis team!
The boys varsity tennis team is now 3-3-0 overall and 3-2-0 KLAA East after a 9-0 win at Westland John Glenn on Thursday, September 12th. The Pioneer #2 doubles team of Braeden Furlow/Dan Schondorf won 6-0, 6-1 to contribute to the victory. Congratulations to Coach Marks and the boys varsity tennis team!
The freshman football team picked up their first win of the season with an 18-14 home victory over Belleville on Thursday, September 12th. Noah Dobert scored all three touchdowns for the Pioneers. Congratulations to Coach Phillips and the freshman football team!
The boys varsity soccer team improved to 7-1-1 overall and 3-1-1 KLAA East with a 9-1 win at Westland John Glenn on Tuesday, September 10th. Hussein Sbeiti (3), Kamal Kabbani (2), Hadi Jawad, Lucas Blessing, Danyal Haidar, and Evan Belaire all scored for DHS. Congratulations to Coach Pfeil and the boys varsity soccer team!
The boys JV soccer team is now 8-1-0 overall after an 8-0 win at Westland John Glenn on Tuesday, September 10th. Diego Izaguirre (2), Saif Almudhegi (2), Ali Pharoan, Hadi Hamieh, Yousif Obeid, and Abdallah Zaid scored for the Pioneers. Congratulations to Coach Walker and the boys JV soccer team!
The varsity volleyball team, behind strong play from Nour Saab and Isabelle Winek, defeated Wayne Memorial 25-15, 25-15, 25-10 on Tuesday, September 10th to improve to 2-0, 1-0 KLAA East. Congratulations to Coach Vescan and the varsity volleyball team!
The JV volleyball team is now 1-1 overall and 1-0 KLAA East after a 25-12, 25-14, 25-11 win at Wayne Memorial on Tuesday, September 10th. Huda Elnemr and Amina Ferris both played well for DHS. Congratulations to Coach Bustamante and the JV volleyball team!
The freshman volleyball team defeated Wayne Memorial 25-18, 25-15, 27-25 on Tuesday, September 10th to improve to 1-1 overall and 1-0 KLAA East. Tamara Gomez played well for DHS. Congratulations to Coach Boron and the freshman volleyball team!
The varsity field hockey team improved to 4-1-1 overall with a 3-1 win at Sacred Heart Academy on Tuesday, September 10th. Hannah Hamel (2) and Emma Obermiller scored for the Pioneers. Congratulations to Coach Norwood and the varsity field hockey team!
The JV and varsity field hockey teams both defeated Grosse Pointe North on Monday, September 9th with the JV (2-1-2) winning 2-0 (both goals by Layal Beydoun) and the varsity (3-1-1) winning 5-0 (goals by Hannah Hamel (2), Erin Moran, Isabelle Drennon, and Dena Hammoud). Congratulations to Coach Moran, Coach Norwood, and the JV and varsity field hockey teams!
The boys (5th place overall) and girls (11th place overall) cross country teams attended the Detroit Mercy Titan Invitational at Cass Benton on Saturday, September 7th and Pioneers Charlie Frank (5th), Muaad Abdulaziz (6th), Sam Roberts (25th), and Rachel Bullock (9th) all cracking the Top 25 finishers for DHS.
The boys varsity soccer team improved to 6-1-1 overall and 2-1-1 KLAA East with a 5-1 home win over Belleville on Thursday, September 5th. Kamal Kabbani (2), Ali Baydoun, Peyton Podina, and Evan Kenrick scored for the Pioneers. Congratulations to Coach Pfeil and the boys varsity soccer team!
The boys JV soccer team is now 7-1-0 overall after a 6-2 home win over Belleville on Thursday, September 5th. Daniel Elder, Yousif Obeid, Mohammad Obeid, Yousif Almaliki, Sammy Masri, and Michael Ghader all scored for the Pioneers. Congratulations to Coach Walker and the boys JV soccer team!
The varsity volleyball team opened up the conference portion of the season with a 3-2 win at Plymouth on Wednesday, September 4th. A true team effort for DHS (1-0 KLAA). Congratulations to Coach Vescan and the varsity volleyball team!
The varsity tennis team improved to 2-1-0 overall and 2-0-0 KLAA East with a 9-0 win at Belleville on Wednesday, September 4th. Aidan MacNeil won 6-0, 6-0 at #2 singles for the Pioneers. Congratulations to Coach Marks and the boys varsity tennis team!
The boys JV soccer team is now 6-1-0 overall on the season after a 4-2 home win over Livonia Churchill on Tuesday, September 3rd. Sammy Masri (2), Ali Pharoan, and Yousif Obeid scored for the Pioneers. Congratulations to Coach Walker and the boys JV soccer team!
The JV volleyball team brought home the team gold medal from the Anne-Marie Jones JV Tournament at Carleton Airport High School on Friday, August 30th. Congratulations to Coach Bustamante and the JV volleyball team!
The boys and girls cross country teams attended the Downriver Watermelon Run 5K on Thursday, August 29th. For the boys, Muaad Abdulaziz (3rd), Charlie Frank (4th), Adam Haag (11th), and Sam Patrick (21st) helped DHS to the team bronze medal while on the girls side, Rachel Bullock (5th) and Sydney Rosbury (36th) both cracked the top 40 for the Pioneers.
The boys tennis team opened up KLAA East Division play with a 7-2 win at Fordson on Thursday, August 29th. Cole Wisneski won 7-6, 6-0 at #1 singles for the Pioneers (1-1, 1-0 KLAA East). Congratulations to Coach Marks and the boys tennis team!
The varsity football team opened up the 2019 season with a 21-6 home win over Canton on Thursday, August 29th. Jake Tafelski (2 TDs) and Conor Whittaker (1 TD) provided the scoring for DHS and Hadi Jawad added 3 extra points for DHS. Congratulations to Coach Powell and the varsity football team!
The boys freshman soccer team is now 1-1-0 on the season after a 2-1 win at Salem on Monday, August 26th. Ali Dakka and Moussa Haidar scored for the Pioneers. Congratulations to Coach Barera and the boys freshman soccer team!
The JV field hockey team improved to 1-0-1 on the season with a 2-0 win at Detroit Country Day on Saturday, August 24th. Layal Beydoun scored both goals for the Pioneers. Congratulations to Coach Moran and the JV field hockey team!
The boys JV and varsity soccer teams traveled to Ypsilanti Lincoln on Friday, August 23rd and both teams came home with 8-0 wins. For the JV (5-0-0), Yousef Obeid (3), Sam Masri (3), Mohamad Hammoud, and Saif Almudhegi all scored while Evan Belaire (3), Kamal Kabbani, Ali Baydoun, Evan Kenrick, Hussein Sbeiti, and Peyton Podina scored for the varsity (5-0-0). Congratulations to Coach Walker, Coach Pfeil, and the boys JV and varsity soccer teams!
The varsity volleyball team opened up the 2019 season by winning the Dearborn Volleyball Invitational, defeating Edsel Ford, Fordson, New Boston Huron, Redford Union, and Ypsilanti Lincoln to go a perfect 5-0 on the day. Congratulations to Coach Vescan and the varsity volleyball team!
The varsity field hockey team opened up the 2019 regular season with a 5-3 home win over GPW University Liggett on Wednesday, August 21st. Hannah Hamel (2), Erin Moran (2), and Kyleigh Jeannin scored for the Pioneers. Congratulations to Coach Norwood and the varsity field hockey team!
The boys JV soccer team is now 4-0-0 overall on the season after a 1-0 win at Livonia Stevenson on Tuesday, August 20th. Yousef Obeid scored the lone goal of the match for the Pioneers. Congratulations to Coach Walker and the boys JV soccer team!
The boys JV and varsity soccer teams both claimed championships at the Dearborn Soccer Invitational on Saturday, August 17th. The JV boys defeated Riverview 8-2, Auburn Hills Avondale 7-0, and Livonia Franklin 8-0 while the varsity boys defeated Riverview 3-2, Auburn Hills Avondale 4-2, and Livonia Franklin 8-0. Congratulations to Coach Walker, Coach Pfeil, and the boys JV and varsity soccer teams!
The varsity field hockey team headed to the Detroit Country Day Border Battle on Saturday, August 17th and went a perfect 3-0-0 on the day with wins over Toledo Ottawa Hills (6-0), Detroit Country Day (3-2), and Maumee Valley (4-1). Erin Moran scored 7 goals on the day and Emma Obermiller added 3 goals on the day for the Pioneers. Congratulations to Coach Norwood and the varsity field hockey team!
The boys and girls cross country teams traveled to the St. Johns Under the Lights Invite on Friday, August 16th and came away with 5th place overall (girls) and 6th place overall (boys) finished. Muaad Abdulaziz (4th), Charlie Frank (5th), and Rachel Bullock (8th) all cracked the top 20 finishers for DHS.
Follow the DHS Athletic Department on Twitter @DHSAthletics1 . . . News, scores, schedules, and other updates!
PAY-TO-PLAY AND PHYSICAL INFORMATION FOR 2019-20:
EFFECTIVE FOR 2019-20, THERE WILL BE NO ACTIVITY FEE CHARGED TO STUDENT-ATHLETES. THE WAYNE COUNTY ENHANCEMENT MILLAGE FUND WILL PICK UP THE COST OF PARTICIPATION.
THE DEARBORN PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE NOW USING THE MHSAA PHYSICAL FORM. YOU MUST HAVE AN ATHLETIC PHYSICAL ON FILE TO PARTICIPATE IN HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS.
A COPY OF THE PHYSICAL FORM IS AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD HERE, ALSO AVAILABLE IN ARABIC AND SPANISH:
IN ADDITION, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT ALL STUDENT-ATHLETES BE COVERED BY HEALTH INSURANCE. STUDENT HEALTH INSURANCE IS AVAILABLE THROUGH FIRST AGENCY — INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON THEIR WEBSITE AT www.1stagency.com.
REGISTRATION AND INFORMATIONAL FORMS ARE AVAILABLE HERE:
ADDITIONAL STUDENT INSURANCE COVERAGE IS PROVIDED FOR THOSE STUDENTS WHO ARE INJURED AT SCHOOL OR IN EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES AND HAVE EXCEEDED THEIR MAXIMUM ALLOWABLE AMOUNT UNDER THEIR PRIMARY HEALTH INSURANCE. THE CLAIM FORM IS AVAILABLE HERE:
ATHLETIC CODE OF CONDUCT:
All student-athletes and their parents should be familiar with the Dearborn Public Schools Athletic Code of Conduct.
A copy is available for download here: AthleticCodeConduct
A copy is available for download here: AthleticCodeConductContract
In addition to meeting all eligibility requirements from the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA), students in the Dearborn Public Schools are required to maintain a 2.000 Grade Point Average (GPA) to remain eligible to participate in athletics. High school grades are checked approximately every six weeks — eligibility is determined at these checkpoints. Information on MHSAA eligibility requirements can be found at www.mhsaa.com.
INFORMATION ON FALL SPORTS FOR 2019-2020
First Practice Date: Monday, August 12th at 7:00 AM
Game Schedule: 20192020Football
Contact: John Powell, Head Coach, email@example.com
First Tryout Date: Monday, August 12th — 7:00 PM on the turf field
Game Schedule: 20192020BoysSoccer
Contact: Aaron Pfeil, Head Coach, firstname.lastname@example.org
First Practice Date: Monday, August 12th — 9:00 AM at the DHS tennis courts
Match Schedule: 20192020BoysTennis
Contact: Doug Marks, Head Coach, email@example.com
BOYS/GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY
First Practice Date: Monday, August 12th — 8:00 AM at “the rock”
Meet Schedule: 20192020CrossCountry
Contact: PJ Mahar, Head Coach, firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Tom Brown, Head Coach, email@example.com
First Practice Date: Monday, August 12th — 10:00 AM at Midway Golf and Entertainment Center
Match Schedule: 20192020GirlsGolf
Contact: John Cialone, Head Coach, firstname.lastname@example.org
First Practice Date: Wednesday, August 14th — 9:00 AM in the DHS swimming pool
Meet Schedule: 20192020GirlsSwimming
Contact: Kayla Papp, Head Coach, email@example.com
First Practice Date: Monday, August 12th — 4:30 PM on the turf field
Game Schedule: 20192020FieldHockey
Contact: Wendy Norwood, Head Coach, Norwood.firstname.lastname@example.org
First Practice Date: Wednesday, August 14th — Juniors/Seniors at 8:00 AM in the gym and Freshmen/Sophomores at 12:15 PM in the gym
Match Schedule: 20192020Volleyball
Contact: Florin Vescan, Head Coach, email@example.com
Contact: Alecia Bustamante, JV Coach, firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Linda Boron, Freshman Coach, email@example.com
DEARBORN HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC BOOSTER CLUB:
Parents of student-athletes and supporters of Dearborn High School athletics should consider joining the Dearborn High School Athletic Booster Club. For more information contact Gretchen Bruce, Booster Club President, at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Athletic Booster Club meets on the second Wednesday of every month in the Dearborn HS cafeteria. Walk ins are always welcome!
ATHLETIC BANQUET DATES FOR 2019-2020:
ALL BANQUETS BEGIN AT 6:30 PM.
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 11TH, 2019 GIRLS FALL SPORTS
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18TH, 2019 FOOTBALL/CHEERLEADING
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 19TH, 2019 BOYS FALL SPORTS
TUESDAY, MARCH 17TH, 2020 WINTER SPORTS
MONDAY, JUNE 8TH, 2020 BOYS SPRING SPORTS
TUESDAY, JUNE 9TH, 2020 GIRLS SPRING SPORTS