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posted on 05/12/2015 - 01:22 pm
Detroit — It may have been a bit windy this weekend, but the sun shone on the pitch as Detroit PAL players working drills with Detroit City FC players, coaches and staff at Cass Tech High School, honed defense and offense skills before the excitement of matchday. The invited PAL players who stayed through the...
posted on 05/08/2015 - 10:03 am
Detroit — Detroit PAL soccer players don't have to wish for time on the pitch with some of the city's top amateur athletes. Saturday's scheduled Kids Clinic from 4-5:30 p.m., with the Detroit City FC players, coaches and staff of the National Premier Soccer League presents Detroit PAL players an opportunity to...
posted on 04/30/2015 - 02:15 pm
New York, N.Y. — The Women’s Sports Foundation and national partner espnW, recently announced the Detroit Police Athletic League as one of the 2015 grantees for its Sports 4 Life initiative. This national effort to increase the participation and retention of African-American and Hispanic girls in youth sports programs...
posted on 04/28/2015 - 08:43 am
Dearborn, Mich. — The Detroit Tigers may have opened their season almost two weeks ago, but when the 200 strong Detroit PAL crew headed on to the ball diamond for Detroit Tigers Kid's Opening Day, sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network, it was well worth the wait. A big dose of sunshine...
posted on 04/28/2015 - 08:25 am
Dearborn, Mich. — Lifelong relationships are frequently built in athletic teams while life lessons are taught from the ebb and flow of an athletic event or the course of a season. Tim Richey, CEO of Detroit PAL, recently recalled a week long youth camp with police mentoring the athletes which resulted in increased...