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Circle of Champions (Varsity Colonnade)

Ann Arbor, MI

Johnson, Johnson & Roy, Inc.
1997; Concrete; Architectural Feature
Ross Athletic Campus; Varsity Plaza, SE entrance to Michigan Stadium

Teams and championship years are etched into the various columns. One column contains an inscription describing the colonnade: “Varsity Plaza stands as a tribute to University of Michigan athletes—constructed in 1997 through the generous contributions of students, alumni and supporters—a chronology of conference and national titles won by the University of Michigan teams is etched into this circle of champions.”