One hundred years is a long time. It’s certainly cause for a celebration.

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This Saturday, the Wayne State athletics department is holding its Centennial Celebration of Champions, commemorating 100 years of Wayne State sports. The day’s festivites begin with a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference South Division volleyball showdown between Ashland and Wayne State.

It concludes on the gridiron, in Wayne State’s GLIAC opener against Saginaw Valley State.