Detroit Lion players spend day with area kids

May 18, 2018

Mid Michigan Big Brothers Big Sisters Day at Sunset Shores with Detroit Lions
Big Brothers Big Sisters participants enjoyed a fun-filled day at Sunset Shores in Clare on May 12, 2018.   Former Detroit Lions Eddie Murray, Eric Hipple, Rich Strenger, and Jeff Chadwick made the kids’ day, signing autographs and joining in the activities.

Retired Detroit Lions spent a day with Big Brothers/Big Sisters kids at Sunset Shores on Stephenson Lake May 12th. Shown (from left) are Eric Hipple, Rich Strenger, Jeff Chadwick and Eddie Murray

Retired Detroit Lions spent a day with Big Brothers/Big Sisters kids at Sunset Shores on Stephenson Lake May 12th. Shown (from left) are Eric Hipple, Rich Strenger, Jeff Chadwick and Eddie Murray

Activities included football, volleyball, corn hole, and jewelry making.

The Michigan State Police and Clare County Sheriff’s Department were on hand to maintain safety and interact with the kids.  Cops & Doughnuts supplied doughnut holes for the event and Hungry Howie’s  pizza. Sunset Shores co-hosted the event with Mid Michigan Big Brothers Big Sisters.

The “littles” from Big Brothers and Big Sister had a real treat in store May 12th when they got to spend the whole day with Retired Detroit Lions football player Eddie Murray, Eric Hipple, Rich Strenger and jeff Chadwick at Sunset Shores near Clare, complete with pizza, doughnut holes and autographs of course.
5-18-18 Big Brothers Big Sisters Players Signing Autographs

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