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About Dylan Savela

Dylan is the sports editor for the News Advocate. You can reach him at (231) 398-3112 or dsavela@pioneergroup.com.

Mathieu takes reins of Lakers

Mathieu takes reins of Lakers

As a player, Jennica Mathieu was always on the opposite side of the net of Bear Lake. This season, she’ll be on its sidelines. The 2012 Onekama graduate recently stepped into the head coaching vacancy left by longtime Lakers coach Amy Falk, who stepped down after 14 seasons. “It’s a game that I love, and […]

Sabers, Bobcats prep for openers

Sabers, Bobcats prep for openers

With two nearly weeks’ worth of practice in the books and season openers exactly a week away, Thursday was a perfect time to scrimmage for Manistee County football teams. At Saber Stadium, Manistee Catholic Central hosted former West Michigan D League foe Big Rapids Crossroads Charter Academy. With an abundance of wideouts, the Sabers plan […]