Get breaking news alerts via email

Click here to manage your alerts
6 remain hospitalized after fatal golf team crash
This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2013, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

Excelsior Township, Mich. • A high school golfer remains in critical condition in northern Michigan while authorities investigated a crash that killed three people, including a teammate and their coach.

Members of the Grayling High School golf team were traveling to a tournament Monday when their northbound van struck an eastbound van in Kalkaska County, about 25 miles east of Traverse City.

Killed were 18-year-old Louis Menard, golf coach Jason Potter and Cassandra Stapleton, a passenger in the other van.

Tyler Summers was in critical condition Tuesday at Munson Medical Center. Teammates Jacob Hinkle and Dallas Johnson are in serious condition, while Mason Krey and Gunner Metzer are in fair condition.

The driver of the other van was Rhonda Mitchell and is in fair condition. Her 3-year-old granddaughter also is in fair condition.

Article Tools

 Print Friendly
  • Search Obituaries
  • Place an Obituary

  • Search Cars
  • Search Homes
  • Search Jobs
  • Search Marketplace
  • Search Legal Notices

  • Other Services
  • Advertise With Us
  • Subscribe to the Newspaper
  • Access your e-Edition
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Contact a newsroom staff member
  • Access the Trib Archives
  • Privacy Policy
  • Missing your paper? Need to place your paper on vacation hold? For this and any other subscription related needs, click here or call 801.204.6100.