The Gatorade Company, in collaboration with USA TODAY High School Sports, announced Thursday that Travis Smith of Ithaca High its 2013-14 Gatorade Michigan football player of the year.
The 6-foot-2, 193-pound senior quarterback led the Yellow Jackets (14-0) to a fourth consecutive Division 6 state championship.
Smith passed for 3,278 yards with 42 touchdowns and seven interceptions.
He was 188-for-264 passing (71.2%).
College Football: Eastern Michigan senior defensive lineman Cy Maughmer was named to the Capital One Academic All-America Division I second team. Maughmer boasts a 3.98 GPA in secondary education.
Volleyball: Ferris State's women's team advanced to the semifinals of the NCAA Division II Midwest Regional as the Bulldogs topped Lewis (Ill.), 3-1, in the quarterfinals in Allendale. Ferris is the No. 2 seed, and Lewis was No. 7.