The Ypsilanti Eleven: About

Welcome to The Ypsilanti Eleven; I’m Alex Alvarado.

This is local, independently run, and is the only sports media hub on the planet with its primary focus on Eastern Michigan football. This newsletter offers both free and subscriber-only posts. All subscriptions will help pay for the year-round labor and improvements required to make this your favorite place to read and discuss EMU and MACtion.

Some quick credentials for any first-time readers: I’m an EMU alum and I’ve covered the school and the MAC at The Eastern Echo as a student reporter then (and mostly) at as I moved up to be the site’s managing editor, all from 2012-2016. I eventually launched this newsletter in January 2020.


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