HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Mike Marek decides it is time to step back

One day, Mike Marek decided to figure out how many miles he's covered over the years in a school bus. His best guess: 40,000 miles, or nearly twice around the globe. PREP SOFTBALL: B-G-MR nips Sacred Heart to win Section 8A title FASTPITCH SOFTBA...

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Sacred Heart softball coach Mike Marek. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
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East Grand Forks Sacred Heart softball coach Mike Marek gets smiles from his players during the post game. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald

Wayne Nelson is the sports editor at the Herald.

He has been with the Grand Forks Herald since 1995, serving as the UND football and basketball beat writer as well as serving as the sports editor.

He is a UND graduate and has been writing sports since the late 1970s.

Follow him on Twitter @waynenelsongf. You can reach him at (701) 780-1268 or
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