SPORTSDESK - Former Marshfield boys basketball coach, Craig Michaelis, is suspected in a hit and run incident that occurred on Thursday, July 11th. Reports indicate that Michaelis later failed a field sobriety test and had an odor of alcohol on his breath. The incident began at approximately 1am on the 11th when a report of a light pole being down near the intersection of McMillan St and Central Ave in Marshfield. Marshfield police were able to track down Michaelis a short time later.
Michaelis was the Marshfield boys basketball coach from 2002 to 2012. He recently took on the position of principal at Thorp Middle school after the end of the 2018/2019 school year. Michaelis was the assistant principal at Marshfield Middle School from 2017 to 2019.
We will update this story as more details become available.