Back-to-back champion Mott basketball teams being inducted into Greater Flint Hall of Fame

November 16, 2012 in JUCO

By Patrick Hayes Two Mott Community College basketball teams that won national titles in 2007 and 2008 will be part of this year’s class being inducted into the Greater Flint [...]

Several former Mott players find pro teams overseas

September 14, 2012 in Cover Story, JUCO, Professional

By Patrick Hayes I’ve been doing my best to keep tabs on all of the players from Michigan high schools and colleges and where they’re playing professionally next season. For [...]

Team led by former JUCO, NAIA players wins Flint pro-am championship against star-studded roster that included Draymond Green, Charlie Bell

August 13, 2012 in Professional

By Patrick Hayes The Flintstones and Flint’s Michigan State connections have given the city a little bit of regional and even national prominence at times over the last 12 years [...]

Former Mott star Kevin Tiggs signs with Dijon in France

August 1, 2012 in Cover Story, Professional

By Patrick Hayes In stops in pro leagues in the Ukraine and Cyprus, former Mott Community College National Player of the Year Kevin Tiggs has shown off his do-it-all perimeter [...]

Can the historic Flint Pro-Am be revived?

June 7, 2012 in Professional

By Patrick Hayes In my introductory post when BallinMichigan launched, I mentioned that one of my greatest disappointments in my short newspaper career is that by the time I’d made [...]

John Taylor is Mott C.C.’s fourth player of the year, let’s rank ‘em

April 27, 2012 in Cover Story, JUCO

By Patrick Hayes The first time I watched Mott Community College sophomore John Taylor play this season, it was in a public scrimmage against Mid-Michigan Community College in the fall. [...]