Mattawan schools

9:45 am
Mon December 16, 2013

Storm damage leaves Mattawan High School gym unusable for two more months

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Boys' and girls' varsity home basketball games will be played at Kalamazoo Valley Community College
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
MATTAWAN, MI -- Mattawan High School gymnasium is likely to be unusable until at least mid-February, as workers scramble to repair damage caused by a Nov. 17 windstorm, school officials say. The storm blew off part of the gym roof, causing water damage to the gym floor.
9:11 pm
Wed May 15, 2013

Questions about firing of Mattawan basketball coach

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Supporters of coach Dan Hoff say the investigation seems incomplete
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
MATTAWAN, MI - It's clear that Mattawan High School boys varsity basketball coach Dan Hoff, fired April 15 after 27 years, has plenty of supporters. They've been vocal on social media, at a recent school board meeting and with letters and emails to administration.
9:13 am
Tue May 14, 2013

Mattawan School Board meeting draws large crowd of supporters for fired basketball coach

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Dan Hoff coached at Mattawan for 27 years. Documents show he was accused of verbal abuse towards players and throwing a basketball at a player
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
MATTAWAN, MI - Twenty-six people spoke in support of, and nobody spoke against, fired Mattawan High School boys varsity basketball coach Dan Hoff during Monday night's board of education meeting at the district's Center Building Conference Room. About 150 people attended the monthly school board meeting, which was the first since Hoff was dismissed as coach, and lasted about two hours.