Krueger Track

Hemlock Public School District, in collaboration with the community, is proud to announce the dedication of the high school track at Wallace Field in honor of the esteemed teacher and coach, Don Krueger. The dedication ceremony will take place during the halftime show of the Friday, October 20th football game, which promises to be a poignant and memorable event.

Don Krueger, a beloved member of our community, has left an indelible mark through his tireless dedication and unwavering support to Hemlock Public School District. His commitment to students through his teaching and coaching has made him an inspiration to many, and this naming ceremony will serve as a lasting tribute to his legacy.

Board President Matt Wesener said, “It is with great pride and deep appreciation that Hemlock Public School District, together with our community, comes together to announce the dedication of the high school track at Wallace Field in honor of the esteemed teacher and coach, Don Krueger. Don's unwavering dedication and enduring impact on our district have made this tribute not only fitting but essential. His legacy as an inspiration to students and a pillar of our community will forever be etched into Krueger Track. As we gather for the halftime dedication ceremony on Friday, October 20th, we invite all members of our community to join us in celebrating a life that has left an indelible mark. This event promises to be poignant, memorable, and a true testament to the power of commitment, teaching, and mentorship. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to everyone who has contributed to making this tribute possible, and we eagerly anticipate sharing this momentous occasion with you all."

The halftime dedication ceremony will have a presentation with the family of Don Krueger, and  a ribbon-cutting ceremony will follow, officially naming the track “Krueger Track.” We invite all members of the Hemlock community, friends, family, and well-wishers to join us on Friday, October 20th, at Wallace Field.  The event will commence during the varsity football halftime show; kickoff begins at 7:00 p.m.

Hemlock Public School District extends its gratitude to the community for their continued support and collaboration, which has made this tribute possible.  We look forward to commemorating Don Krueger’s remarkable life and contributions, and we hope to see you all at the ceremony.

For more information about the naming of the Krueger Track and other related events, please contact the office of the Superintendent at (989) 642-5282 or