Grand Ledge High School basketball coach charged with 3rd OWI

The incident occurred on Sunday.
Published: Dec. 7, 2022 at 2:28 PM EST|Updated: Dec. 8, 2022 at 12:14 AM EST
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GRAND LEDGE, Mich. (WILX) - According to Eaton County Chief Assistant Prosecutor Chris Anderson, Travis Schellhammer was charged on Monday for operating a car while intoxicated and impaired and failing to properly stop at a property damage accident. Schellhammer was listed as the Grand Ledge High School boys’ varsity head basketball coach.

This will be Schellhammer’s third offense. The incident occurred on Sunday.

Grand Ledge Public Schools confirmed Wednesday that Schellhammer is no longer the basketball coach.

During his 15 years at Grand Ledge, he was the head 8th-grade coach, head junior varsity coach, assistant varsity coach, and is now in his 4th year as head varsity coach.

Schellhammer is scheduled for a preliminary examination on Dec. 22 at 56A District Court in Charlotte.

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