Shelbyville Daily Union
---- — Michl Kearney, dean of students and football coach at Hoopeston Area High School, was recently recognized by the school for his contributions.
According to an announcement by the school, “Mr. Kearney is very supportive; he always promotes HA school, staff, and students in an extremely positive way. Mr. Kearney recently started a tutoring session for athletes with academic problems. He encourages students’ success in sports by sending results with positive comments to all high school teachers and staff. Mr. Kearney is always ready to do whatever it takes to see the success of students and staff at Hoopeston Area. He spends countless hours after school mentoring students. Through his position he has a lot of interaction with parents and business professionals. Mr. Kearney loves Hoopeston Area Schools unconditionally and does everything that he can to promote high expectations.”
Kearney is the son of Lynn and Kay Kearney of Shelbyville.