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November 5, 2013

Sports in Brief: 11/05/2013

Two Hounds win awards for October

TRAVERSE CITY — The Traverse City Hounds’ David Krejcik and Garrison Sanipass were honored by the Midwest Junior Hockey League with player of the month awards.

Krejcik, a 19-year-old Czech Republic native, was named the Goalie of the Month after going 4-1-0-2, winning his first four starts for the Hounds.

Sanipass, a 19-year-old from Northbrook, Ill., recorded six goals and 10 assists in five games before being called up to the Johnstown Tomahawks of the North American Hockey League.

Other MWJHL award winners for October were: Nick Murphy of the Soo Firehawks, the league’s Forward of the Month, and Rob Speer of the Detroit Fighting Irish, the Defenseman of the Month.

 

Petoskey’s Muller honored by MIAA

HOLLAND — Hope College’s Jason Muller has been selected as the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Men’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week.

The senior from Petoskey scored four goals for the week as the Flying Dutchmen stayed alive in their bid for a share of the MIAA championship with two victories.

Muller scored two goals in a 3-0 shutout of Olivet, then scored just before halftime and again three minutes into the second half in a 4-1 win over Kalamazoo. He is second in the MIAA in goals (12) and points (28) in league play.

Muller is being honored as player of the week for the third time this season and fourth time in his career.

 

Sources: Incognito sent racist texts

DAVIE, Fla. — In the stadium program sold at the Miami Dolphins’ game on Halloween, Richie Incognito was asked who’s the easiest teammate to scare. His answer: Jonathan Martin.

The troubled, troubling relationship between the two linemen took an ominous turn Monday with fresh revelations: Incognito sent text messages to his teammate that were racist and threatening, two people familiar with the situation said.

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