Setting the bar high

ESCANABA — John Prokos of Escanaba has held a variety of positions during his coaching career. Following this year’s Upper Peninsula Track Finals, Prokos stepped down from his most recent position, assistant track coach at Escanaba High School. Overall, he had been competing and coaching for 70 years. “It was…

Dave Nielsen Announces Retirement

POCATELLO, Idaho – Idaho State Athletics announced that track and field Head Coach Dave Nielsen is retiring after 33 seasons of coaching. The retirement is immediate and Assistant Coach Hillary Merkley has been named Interim Head Track and Field Coach while Nate Houle will continue to serve as an assistant.…