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Track Named in Honor of Coach David Michael
On August 24, 2019, the Owen J. Roberts High School Track was officially named David Michael Track in honor of longtime coach, Mr. David Michael, who recently retired but still volunteers. The dedication ceremony was held prior to the second annual David Michael 5K, which has been established to benefit running sports at Owen J. Roberts.
Parents of athletes and members of the community including first approached the district about honoring Coach David Michael for his service and success as a teacher coach for Owen J. Roberts School District. Following School Board Policy 701.1 and Regulation 701B, and after hearing the proposal from a formal nominating committee, the Owen J. Roberts Board of School Directors unanimously voted in April 2018 to recognize Coach David Michael by naming the high school track Coach David Michael Track.