This 30 minute TV special bringing audiences inside the country’s fastest growing industry. Our hosts will be visiting (3) Michigan distilleries; Blue Nectar Tequilla, Detroit City Distillery, and Rusted Crow Spirits. These Detroit and Grand Rapids distilleries take viewers behind the scenes of small-batch whiskey, vodka, and gin and feature stories of Michigan entrepreneurs.

  • Episodes: 1
  • Broadcasts: 02 - (WADL) January 20, 2018 @ 01:00 AM & 11:30AM
  • Broadcasts: 01 - (WXYZ) January 21, 2018 @ 01:30AM

Catch all the latest College Recruiting and Signing Day Media Analysis and News with the State Champs! Recruiting and Signing Day Special! Our Recruiting and Signing Day Feature Shows bring you in-depth analysis, video breakdown and recruiting news regarding the top High School athletes and college in the country as well as the Big Ten region.

State Champs! host Lorne Plant leads a team of analysts who bring you INSIDE the Scouting and Recruiting zone for the very latest – including Tom Markowski of the Detroit News, Alan Trieu of, Rico Beard of Spartanmag/, Kyle Bogenschutz and Sam Webb of Fox Sports Next, Scott Burnstein of the Oakland Press, as well as other scouting analysts, coaches and players!

  • Episodes: 1
  • Broadcasts: 7 - Premiers February 3, 2018

The Detroit Athletic Club Student Athlete of the Year Award show is a yearly special broadcast in May on Fox Sports Detroit. The DAC’s winning tradition continues with its support of the National Athletic Awards and the creation of the Michigan High School Athlete of the year award. This annual award was started in 1996 and honors both, athletic and academic achievements. There are 12 nominated athletes each year, six boys and six girls, with two final winners, one boy and one girls, being announced at the ceremony held at the iconic Detroit Athletic Club. 

Visit the Michigan High School Athlete of the Year website

  • Episodes: 1
  • Broadcast: May 2018



Jalen Rose is the latest additions to the State Champs! Legends specials. Past Legends include Hall of Fame Coaches Al Fracassa Tom Mach, and Tyrone Wheatley. State Champs! Legends will highlight the amazing careers of Rose as he excelled from high school to collegiate and then to the pros leaving a legacy behind them. Make sure to tune into State Champs! Legends in December for the story of Jalen Rose.

  • Episodes: 1
  • Broadcasts: Premiers December 10, 2017 @ 9:00AM



Who are the Top 25 high school running backs from the state of Michigan in the last 25 years? On July 16th, STATE CHAMPS! Sports Network will kick off its summer series by ranking the 25 best prep running backs from Michigan over the course of the past 25 years! From running backs like East Lansing’s Randy Kinder to Kalamazoo Loy Norrix’s T.J. Duckett to East Grand Rapids’ Kevin Grady to Detroit Cass Tech’s Mike Weber and all of the other great Michigan running backs, we will look back at all of the great high school running backs that have made their mark on the Michigan high school football landscape!

  • Episodes: 1
  • Broadcasts: 7 - Premieres November 19, 2017 @ 9:30AM

The first State Champs! “Rivals” episode will focus on the 50 year football rivalry – considered to be one of the top historic rivalries in the region – between Detroit Catholic Central and Birmingham Brother Rice.

This 30 minute TV feature show will focus on the history of their great rivalry, with exclusive footage from previous games throughout the decades, interviews with top players and coaches, including NFL and college players from both teams.

This special will be broadcast on Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 12:30 pm on one of Metro Detroit’s most popular stations – WXYZ Channel 7 with (20) encore broadcasts on the Comcast Network’s channel 900.

  • Episodes: 7
  • Broadcast: March - April 2018

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