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Video: ‘Lansing loves sports,’ says Sports Reporter Mike Clark


LANSING, Ill. (August 11, 2023) – Mike Clark says he doesn’t write articles. He writes stories. And the stories of our kids and teams and schools are the stories of our community. “Every year there’s new stories to tell,” he says. In telling those stories Clark is providing news that readers can’t get anywhere else.

Video highlights:

00:15 – Meeting Mike Clark
01:42 – What is life like as a sports reporter?
03:27 – The Lansing Journal is the only one covering TF South sports
04:59 – How much does Mike Clark love sports?
06:05 – Why is local sports reporting important for Lansing?
07:07 – Sports coverage benefits the students being covered
08:23 – What to look forward to this fall at TF South
09:02 – Football stadium construction
09:58 – Other facility upgrades
10:23 – District 215 invests in its facilities
11:20 – Come to TF South home games
11:45 – Upcoming schedule

Click to visit the TF South interactive online calendar, which can be filtered by sport, team, and facility.


Josh Bootsma
Josh Bootsma
Josh is Managing Editor at The Lansing Journal and believes in the power and purpose of community news. He covers any local topics—from village government to theatre, from business openings to migratory birds.