Winning HS coach resigns to focus on club

Lars Richters, who coached Stevenson (Livonia, Mich.) to more than 225 wins in the past 14 seasons, is stepping down as a high school coach to devote more time to his coaching position with the Crew Soccer Academy Wolves in the U.S. Soccer Development Academy, the Observer & Eccentric reported Saturday.

Richters coached Stevenson, his alma mater, to nine district titles, four region titles and a pair of state runner-up finishes while compiling a 236-46-23 record.