Brother Rice High School Bloomfield Hills, MI Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009. And they featured a state champion in Ken Ehlen ‘93. 1980 - Michael Martin, Novi Detroit Catholic Central - 61'1/2" Discus. Derek attended Indiana University where he was a 4-year Varsity letter winner, All Big Ten place winner and a two-time NCAA qualifier in 1996 and 1997. The 1973-74 basketball season at Brother Rice High School remains to this day, the single most successful season in program history. Known by the Brother Rice community as “Rads,” Jim was the golf coach for 24 years, winning seven state championships. Still looking for competition, the Warriors scheduled a meet with the number one program in Ohio, Toledo St. Francis. In 1977, the Michigan High School Athletic Association expanded the high school playoff system to a three-week format, involving the top two teams in each region with 32 teams participating. Coach Al Fracassa adequately nicknamed his defense that year, the “Termite Defense,” because they averaged only 163 lbs per player, and that included the defensive line. He also served the school in many roles, including Athletic Director (1968-81), Dean of Students, Director of Development, Science and Health teacher and Head Football Coach (1968). 1999 Br. The school accepted nominations from its community from July 1, 2008, through April 30, 2009. On August 14, 2012, Lang signed a four-year contract extension with the Packers which included a signing bonus through 2016. It was the second consecutive year the Warriors would claim the top swimmer in the state. In that spirit, Brother Rice is happy to celebrate the years Ron Richards offered as coach, as mentor, as example, and as a priest in Christ’s service. In 1992, Morrow founded “Warrior Sports.” The company name is derived from Morrow’s roots as a student-athlete in high school. Lang started his first game at left tackle against the Cleveland Browns due to an injury to Chad Clifton on October 23, 2009. The team was led by All Americans Graham Adams ‘08 (attack), Nick Dolik ‘09 (Attack), Joe Fontanessi ’08 (midfield), Mike Hamilton ‘08 (midfield), Danny Henneghan ‘09 (midfield) and T.J. Yost ‘09 (goalie). Although he has retired from Brother Rice and now spends his winters in Florida, Coach Kal returns every spring to help out with the baseball team and spend time with his grandchildren. Foregoing a shot at professional tennis, he attended the University of Pennsylvania where he played one year at #2 and three years at #1 singles. 1 rankings as Brother Rice High School became one of the most extraordinary prep success stories in state and national history. 7101 Lahser Road Brother Rice High School . He earned All-Ivy League 3 seasons and was a 2-year captain both at Rice and Penn. Then it was on to the State Championships to complete the season. Charles J. Taunt Sr. ’67, 2012Br. Still a member of this community, Kevin coaches the Brother Rice Freshman football team. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame:Detroit Lions' Robert Porcher: From ill-fitted DE to Michigan Sports HOF. Hall of Fame. He was named to the All-Central Division, All-Catholic and All-State teams. Most swim programs in the state can barely field 20 young men on their team, let alone 21 at the State Championships. Hall of Fame Inductees. The Warriors won the meet by 100 points claiming 7 out of 12 first place medals. The team is nicknamed the Crusaders. linebacker, Tony Asher ’78, who is currently one of the nation’s top neurosurgeons. 1999 - Nick Brzezinski, Redford Catholic Central - 181 '10" High Jump . This time in the 200 Medley Relay with the swimmers of Matt Parish ‘98 (junior), Nick Duda ‘98 (junior), Mario Scussel ‘97 (senior), and Karl Pawlewicz ‘98 (junior). In that era, there were only four division classes and Brother Rice dominated the top class in undefeated fashion. The next year, the coaching staff moved him to offensive tackle where he started all 36 games over the next three years. It was in this Natatorium, two years previously, that the Warriors set the National Record in the 200 Free Relay as well as claiming their first National Title. It was the same story from ’94-98: State titles each year, as well as Oakland County and Catholic League titles. David A. MacIntyre, CFCMr. One of the unique things about the team in ‘97 was the senior class. Lodish has appeared in more Super Bowls (six, including four with the Buffalo Bills) than any player in NFL history. The program dominance also includes 10-plus mid-west championships and a national championship. In his senior year, he hit .574 with 8 home runs, 16 doubles, 7 triples, 70 runs, 32 RBI’s and 39 stolen bases. 2017. One could even say, with the dominance of the USA in the world of swimming, these Warriors, over a three-year period, could legitimately claim to have been one of the most dominate swim programs the world has ever known. As the Warriors would return to the site of that first state title, the University of Michigan. Along with this, to the surprise of their coach Ron Richards, the 400 Free Relay team of Matt Parrish ‘98 (senior), Matt Kowalski ‘98 (senior), Aaron Lange ‘99 (junior), and Karl Pawlewicz ‘98 (senior), broke the state record Rice had set two years earlier. Paul’s longest touchdown catch was a 67-yarder that he hauled in during a 31-7 win at Minnesota in 1984. The coach, who is now Fr. The 1974 football team finished the season as the #1 ranked team in the state and was listed among the top 25 in the nation. The speedy high school All-American captain helped the Warriors capture a state championship in 1988 followed by a state and mid-west championship in 1989. The 6’8″, 240-pound Jokisch teamed up with Dave Yarema ‘82 to form one of the most imposing pitch-and-catch duos in state history. THE 1977 STATE CHAMPIONSHIP FOOTBALL TEAM. Joseph A. Grimaldi, JCLMr. Brother Rice Inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009 Brother Rice High School Bloomfield Hills, MI 1:46. Over the past fifteen years, Paul has represented IDS as a […] The Circle of Champions, the Brother Rice athletic hall of fame, is welcoming its ninth class of dedicated coaches and athletes to this prestigious fraternity. In the fall of ’95, the Warriors received a call from a private school in Pennsylvania, one of the top swim programs in the nation, to schedule a four-way meet with the top swimming schools in the country. Brother Rice announces 2015 Athletic Hall of Fame inductees The distinguished quartet joined the 17 individuals and two teams that comprise Brother Rice’s Athletic Hall of Fame, instituted in 2008. He co-authored Drugs and the Athlete, and played a pivotal role in the development of drug testing and education protocols worldwide. He caught fifty-eight balls for 1,088 yards and six touchdowns and averaged 18.8 yards per catch for his career. The team was selected by the Oakland Press as the greatest team in Oakland County history in a 2008 article. Fall 2020 Catholic League Brother Rice Athletics - Varsity m High School Org 12 State Street Detroit, MI 48226. As a three-year varsity letter winner in basketball, Smith was known as a fierce competitor. It was not coincidental, perhaps, that a telling distinction marked Richards’ time as coach at Brother Rice. Back in the 1980’s and 90’s, the best lacrosse players in the nation came out of the east coast. In high school, T.J. Lang ’05 started on both the offensive and defensive lines. As a sophomore in 1990, Moscovic was an individual state champion in the 112 weight class, helping Brother Rice capture the Catholic League title for the first time in school history. Brother … In 2014, his first year as a full-time starter, he was awarded the National League Second Baseman Gold Glove Award while playing for the Colorado Rockies. Yarema ended his Spartan career with 5,809 yards and 44 TD passes (source: Lansing State Journal). Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301, Brother Rice Fast Facts and Admission FAQs. As a co-captain of the 1989 football team, Mitchell was a standout tight end for the Warriors. Michael E. Popson, 2002Mr. His swimmers never referred to him as “Coach Richards.” It was always “Mr. Three consecutive No. James RademacherMr. In addition to that first, he was the first high school football All-American from Brother Rice, the first college All-American from Brother Rice and the first professional football player from Brother Rice. Scussel, taking first in both the 200 Freestyle and 100 Freestyle, was named swimmer of the year by the Michigan Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association. After being named a HS All-American in 1974 he went on to run at the University of Tennessee. He taught English, history and theology and also served as a guidance counselor. 1 recruit in 1981 and went on to a career as both a basketball and a football player for the Wolverines. Brother Paul Ickes, CFC – Coach A graduate of St. Agnes Grade School and St. Laurence High School in 1982, Paul Ickes entered the formation program of the Edmund Rice (Irish) Christian Brothers right after high school. Address. Transportation Services – New Stops Announced! Once the State Championships began, the Warriors once again swam out of their heads and completely dominated the State Finals. Warriors were yet again a dominate force in both the state and nation. Norton counts 323 wins with Brother Rice among his 456 career victories. This recognition honors those who epitomize the “Brother Rice Spirit,” as Paul has shown extraordinary dedication, leadership, and enthusiasm for Brother Rice High School. The 2008 team was the only team that year in the STX/Inside Lacrosse Preseason Top 25 that went through their entire season without a loss and were rightfully crowned the 2008 STX/Inside Lacrosse National Champions. After graduation from high school, Morrow became the first Michigan player recruited to play lacrosse at Princeton University. And then it began – a tsunami of swimming victories that during his six seasons as head coach carried Richards’ teams to an astounding dual-meet record that almost defies belief: 116 victories, a lone defeat to Milan, and one tie. His individual titles include four years All Catholic, four-year All-District and 4-year 1st team All-State. This day is known amongst the Brother Rice community as Founders Day. Mike Hamilton also added State Player of the Year and Midwest Player of the Year honors to the team’s historic season. As the All Americans came out, the ‘97 Warriors claimed 10 Individual All-Americans in 9 individual events and once again all three relays, 200 Medley Relay, 200 Free Relay, and 400 Free Relay claimed All-American honors. “Rads” as his golfers and students have known him is the school’s legendary golf coach. A year later, he was the 35th pick in the 2nd round of the NFL draft. He caught six passes for 130 yards against in a game that ended in a 3-3 tie. Currently, Hainline might be the most influential person in regards to changing the culture of sport for student-athletes. Alas, there should have been no doubt, the Warriors responded as men of character, the trade mark of being a part of the Brother Rice Swimming and Diving program. During his playing years, Paul caught a lot of passes from current Head Coach Jim Harbaugh. Yvette Orlando, 2009Mr. In total, Morrison played in or coached in 11 bowl games, including 4 Rose Bowls. The state championship game was played in the Pontiac Silverdome that year with an announced attendance of just over 25,000 fans. In 2009, he led the LSU Tigers to the NCAA National Championship and was named to the 2009 College World Series All-Tournament Team. Brother Rice High School has an unprecedented record of success in state athletic competition with 73 team state championships in ten different sports over the past 50 years and more than 60 individual state … Richards repeated his coaching mantra: Do not talk about winning. Even with illness, at that State Championship, the Warriors swam out of their heads, from top to bottom, winning the meet by 102 points. 2013, Sergio Perkovic. Michael J. Hoch Sr.Mr. As Tri-Captain of the 1974 State Championship football team and a member of the 1974 State Championship basketball team, Kevin was a leader of two of the most legendary teams in Brother Rice history. As a senior, Steve Morrison ‘90 was a co-captain for the 1989 football team that reached the state semi-finals. The 2008 Brother Rice Lacrosse Team became the first ever mid-west team to capture high school lacrosse’s National Championship when they were crowned with that honor in the early 2000’s. He earned All-State Dream Team and All-Midwest honors after excelling at fullback, linebacker, and punter for the Warriors. This event has passed. His career high school batting average is .459 with 201 hits. It was announced to the team, in fall of ‘97, that this would be the last season for their coach, Ron Richards. After a boys volleyball coaching career at Brother Rice that included 545 victories, Paul Ickes is now a member of the Catholic League Hall of Fame. Home About Sports News Hall of Fame Forms Calendar. The team traveled to Toledo for the dual meet, and though close, they still won the meet handily. Davey held the Michigan State record for the two mile for 27 years with a time of 9:00.4 and still holds the Brother Rice record for the 3200-meter run with a time of 8:57.0. 2019: 2018. They finished fourth in the state meet after having placed 27th a year earlier. While at BC he was awarded The Thomas F. Scanlan Memorial Trophy is an award given by the Boston College Varsity Club to the senior football player outstanding in scholarship, leadership, and athletic ability. The school’s winningest basketball coach, Norton is one of the most well-respected names in Michigan high school basketball circles. He still holds Brother Rice's singlegame scoring record (51 points), is a member of the Catholic League Hall of Fame and was an NBA All-Star in 1994. The tenth class of hall of famers features Dr. Brian Hainline ’74 (tennis), the 1977 State Championship Football Team, David Morrow ’89 (lacrosse), T.J. Lang ’05 (football) and the 2008 National and State Championship Lacrosse Team. As a senior in 1998, Matt concluded his high school career with individual state championships in the 100 backstroke and 100 butterfly as well as the 200 medley relay and 400 freestyle relay. The swimmers of both of those two relays were Karl Pawlewicz ‘98 (sophomore), Matt Parrish ‘98 (sophomore), Brian Swinteck ‘96 (senior), and Mario Scussel ‘97 (junior). Brother Rice High School announced on April 25 the latest inductees for the school's Hall of Fame. His 1973-74 team won Brother Rice’s first State Championship, roughly seven months before Fracassa’s first State Title. Lodish was All-State in both football and lacrosse at Brother Rice before moving on to a decorated career at UCLA. During his senior season, he won the Michigan blue chip award in basketball. Detroit Catholic High School League. Kevin was selected as All State and All American in football in 1974, he was also All-League in basketball in 1975. Brother Rice was the first and remains the only, private school to win the state’s top division, all as the Warriors were ranked 12th nationally. David Kozlowski, 2006Fr. He is a 1994 inductee of the Catholic League Hall of Fame, a 1999 inductee of the Michigan Interscholastic Golf Coaches Association’s Hall of Fame, and a 2010 inductee of the Brother Rice Athletic Hall of Fame. In the 21 years that Rob has coached Brother Rice, he has had 57 players be named All-American, won 16 Catholic titles, 16 State MHSAA/MSLA titles, 8 MSCLA Midwest titles and the 2008 Inside Lacrosse National Championship. To put this more clearly, the Warriors outscored their opponents 105-18 in the state playoffs that year leaving no doubt they were one of the best teams this program has ever seen. He announced that he would be leaving Brother Rice at the end of the academic year to enter the seminary in the fall of ‘98. The Standard: Brother Rice Hall of Fame 2019 By Sebastian Meraz ‘19 Every year students, faculty, alumni, and families fill Brother Rice’s south gym awaiting to find out who is being inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame. Brother Rice High School Bloomfield Hills, MI Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009 “Coach Kal” came to Brother Rice High School in 1973 as a teacher and coach. During his senior year, he accumulated 59 tackles, 8.5 sacks and one fumble recovery on the defensive side of the ball. A fourth round selection of the Miami Dolphins in the 1995 draft, Mitchell was traded to the Jacksonville Jaguars where he started his NFL career. He finished his career with a 27-4 record, 3,032 passing yards, 40 passing touchdowns, 194 completions and a 53.3% overall completion percentage. Premiere high school lacrosse program in the state of Michigan. The father of five, he and his wife Susan sent all four of their boys to Brother Rice and their daughter to Marian High School. He was signed by the CBA’s Detroit Spirits and led them to a championship in 1983. Jokisch was the No. It was the group of young men that were freshmen the year the Warriors won its first state title. They were now being regarded as one of the top programs in the country. boys Track Hall of Fame. Ambrose is the most dominant coach in the history of High School Sports in Michigan. Lorraine Meier, 2011Mr. When the time came for All-American and National Honors, the Warriors once again showed its prowess. He was named an Aflac All-American his junior year, the Louisville Slugger Player of the Year for the State of Michigan and a two-time Gatorade Player of the Year. BRHS 10–7 SMP 10/3 BRHS 1–3 DCCH 9/29 SMP 44–15 BRHS 9/28 BRHS 12–17 DCCH 9/26 DCCH 14–7 BRHS 9/26 … Kelly, CFC, 2001Br. Hainline is Chief Medical Officer of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Popson succeeded Norton as the school’s athletic director and held the position until his retirement in 2003. After that magical season, Brother Rice began playing out of state opponents like Barberton Ohio and Cincinnati Moeller. Division I - Bloomfield Hills Brother Rice Division II … He received a football scholarship to the University of Notre Dame where he was a three time letter winner and member of the 1977 National Championship team. John P. O’HaraMrs. As their year progressed, the Warriors, as had been the case for the past few years, won both the Oakland County Championships and the Catholic League in dominating fashion. Ross Wielatz, CFC, 2018Mrs. They were a team of overachievers with heart power as epitomized by 150 lb. His junior year, in 1992, was a huge one by every possible definition. Brother Rice Athletic Hall of Fame: Catholic League Hall of Fame: Michigan Sports Hall of Fame: MI Prep Zone: Facebook; Twitter; LinkedIn; AD Twitter ; About the Brother Rice Athletics. He is the 5th all-time leading scorer at Brother Rice and holds the second highest individual game record in school history with 47 points against Alpena on December 28, 1976. 1 national rankings followed a top-five ranking in ’94-95. Later that year, Lang accepted a scholarship to attend Eastern Michigan University where he made an immediate impact. He still holds Brother Rice’s single-game scoring record (51 points), is a member of the Catholic League Hall of Fame and was an NBA All-Star in 1994. After receiving his degree from the Wharton School of Business, he went on to earn an MBA from the London School of Business. 1996 NATIONAL AND STATE CHAMPIONSHIP SWIMMING AND DIVING TEAM. Brother Rice High School Bloomfield Hills, MI Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009 He was also recognized by the National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association, an organization which honors All-Americans, as a national top 8 individual for his top 5 finishes in the 100 backstroke and 100 butterfly. Just as impressive as their accomplishments on the court, several team members have gone on to become leaders in business and government. Anthony J. Sincic, Mr. Dennis F. King ’64Mrs. Patrick Elwood ’85 is being inducted into the Alumni Hall of Fame not only because of his service to Brother Rice as a former member of the Board of Directors and public promoter of his alma mater, but also because this award winning WGN-TV reporter has raised millions of dollars for pediatric cancer and thousands for REACT4Ryan in the wake of his nephew, Ryan’s suicide, to help first … Paul Jokisch ‘82 was a two-sport Parade All-American and first-team All-State athlete in football and basketball. He has served on the New York State Medical Advisory Board, the USOC Sports Medicine Committee, and was a founding member of the Executive Committee of the American Academy of Neurology Sports Neurology Section, where he serves as vice-chair. Included in that remarkable six-year run were five consecutive state championships and three national No. Jon was three-time Catholic all-league, two-time all-state and an All-American his senior year. As a senior, Morrow was again first-team All-American and defenseman of the year as Princeton reached the Final Four, and he was honored as the Division I Player of the Year. Though that was not the main focus of the team, it was certainly believed to be a real possibility. He talked not about winning — never about winning — but rather implored his swimmers to be “men of character” and that if they cared about their teammates and about being quality young men, “winning takes cares of itself.” For these achievements in grooming men and athletes, Fr. This was Coach Fracassa’s first State Championship team and the title secured the school’s reputation as a perennial power in Michigan athletics as the school earned championships in both basketball and football in 1974. LeMahieu is the first Major League Baseball player to graduate from Brother Rice High School. In 1973, he helped the University of Notre Dame capture a National Championship and was named a captain the following season. On a national level, with the achievements of the Warriors over this time period, the team established itself as the single dominant force in high school swimming and diving. Contact; FACTS Tuition; Brother Rice Camps; Bookstore; Calendar; Job Postings; Cafe Info & Lunch Menu; Emergency Drill Reporting; PowerSchool; Schoology; Tech Links; Parent Service Hour Program ; Bell Schedules « All Events. Search × Menu. Al Fracassa was inducted into the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame in 1999. In 2003, Popson was honored by the Catholic High School League as Athletic Director of the Year. 2001 - Jeff Allen, Birmingham Brother Rice - 22' 3'' Pole Vault. Leading the Warrior Golf program from 1977-2000 his teams won 7 state titles in 1977, 1981, 1984, 1986, 1987, 1990 and 1998. The 200 Medley Relay ended up as the number one relay in the nation. He scored over 1,000 points during his high school basketball career and 112 points throughout his football career. Married to his wife of 33 years Martie and father of Brendan ‘00, Conor 11’ and Jenna, Kevin owns a successful architectural firm in Birmingham and is a 14 time Detroit Home Hour Magazine Design Award Winner. The Circle of Champions, the Brother Rice athletic hall of fame, is welcoming its tenth class of dedicated coaches and athletes to this prestigious fraternity. Specifically, Matt Parish, Mario Scussel, and Brett Holcomb ‘97 all became sick and on the verge of pneumonia. The result: Brother Rice went 12-0 in the top division, Class A, and defeated Portage Central 17-7 in the state championship game. These state championships also had a certain sense of Déjà vu (the team motto for the State Championships). Along with this, all three relays claimed All-American Honors as well, with the 200 Free Relay and 400 Free Relay taking the number one spot in the nation. In his senior year, he led the Warriors to their first regional championship and the school’s first singles championship with remarkable precision from the first match to the last. At graduation, he held the most wins in state history at #1 singles with a record of 120-3. He became a first-team All-Ivy and third-team All-American selection his sophomore year. T.J. was named to the 2016 NFL Pro Bowl for the first time in his productive professional playing career. A year later, the triumphs continued: A victory at the Oakland County meet, which would be repeated the final four years of Richards’ time as coach. And the 200 Medley Relay team, whose goal it was to set a National Record just missed the mark by six one hundredths of a second. As the Warriors went into the season, it was challenging to find competition in a dual meet. It was yet a second sign to the Warriors of how good they were. In 1999, the Brother Rice Hall of Fame was established to “honor those people who have shown extraordinary dedication, love, concern, leadership, and enthusiasm for Brother Rice.” The following are a list of inductees who have been honored. With that news, it was hard to predict how the Warriors’ would respond to this challenge. It could be argued that the game of lacrosse is indebted forever to Brother Rice alumnus, Dave Morrow ’89. Brother Rice High School Bloomfield Hills, MI Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009 Brother Rice High School Bloomfield Hills, MI Athletic Hall of Fame Induction … 1998 NATIONAL AND STATE CHAMPIONSHIP SWIMMING AND DIVING TEAM. He appealed. The 1995-96 Swim Team went into that season as heavy favorites for the state title. 1981 - Brendan … The Brother Rice Warrior Lacrosse Program has been the State of Michigan’s best since its inception back in 1983. The team captured the school’s fifth overall team state championship and fourth straight for Matt. The Warriors were able to tally up 13 Individual All-Americans out of 9 individual events. Shot Put. Festivities … Athletic Hall of Fame; Alumni Memorial; Senior Alumni Luncheon; The Alumni Association; Update Your Contact Information; Transcripts; Quick Links . Following graduation in 1990, he accepted a football scholarship to the University of Michigan where he would become a rare, 5-year letter winner, having started as a true freshman linebacker before being lost for the season due to injury. IDS’ founding President, and current Chairman, Paul Stachowiak, has been inducted into the Brother Rice High School Hall of Fame. Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301, Brother Rice Fast Facts and Admission FAQs. In 2004, Warrior was sold to New Balance and Morrow took over the position of President and CEO of their Warrior Division. Albert FracassaMrs. A head coach for 53 years, 45 of them at Brother Rice, he has led Brother Rice to Nine State Championships and received numerous honors through the years, including the National High School Coach of the Year from the National Football League in 1997 and Michiganian of the Year in 2009 from the Detroit News. Malcolm (Robert) Morrison have been selected as the Class of 2012. James I. Murphy, 2007Mr. He led the Warrior baseball program to their first two state titles in 1992 and 94 and was the defensive coordinator for the football team for seven state championships. He was named a McDonald’s and Parade All-American along with being named First Team and co-captain of the All-State team. The Warriors were able to claim first place in 5 of 12 events. In the 1980 football season, Yarema led the Warriors to a 12-0 record and the school’s 3rd State Championship. The Colts would make the playoffs twice during Morrison’s tenure, including making it to the AFC Championship game during the 1995-96 season. Davey is the first individual state champion in school history capturing the 1973 Cross Country title. Fracassa has won more football games than any other high school coach in Michigan. A natural born leader, Morrow also served as captain of the hockey team and class president of the 1989 graduating class, while also serving as a committed National Honor Society member. His team reached the Class A state semifinals. The philosophy was different, beautifully different. He went on to play for the San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, and the Buffalo Bills. During his senior year, he was named co-captain and averaged 24.5 points, 7 assists and 3 steals per game. In Derek’s junior year, he repeated as a state champion in the 112 weight category helping the team to a second place finish in the Catholic League Championships. 1979 - Jon English, Birmingham Brother Rice - 6' 10'' Long Jump. He was named to the All-State, All-Catholic and All-Area teams as a junior. Yarema accepted a football scholarship to Michigan State University. In 1979, English was named Most Outstanding Athlete for his accomplishments in track & field and football. Br. He still holds Brother Rice’s single-game scoring record (51 points), is a member of the Catholic League Hall of Fame and was an NBA All-Star in 1994. In 2012, iSportsWeb.com ranked Yarema as one of the 10 best Quarterbacks in MSU history. Home About Sports News Hall of Fame Forms Calendar. There were credibility challenges initially, one being his own self-doubt, but more the uncertainty of a handful of parents, a revelation later made to Richards by Brother Gremley, who then was principal. 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