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Simple Act Sets Example Nationwide

Simple Act Sets Example Nationwide
Friday, October 30, 2015
In many respects, Dansville junior Clay Soule is your average high schooler from a small town. So when he tied an opponent's shoelace during a break in play two weeks ago, he didn't think it was a big deal. He can’t believe how big a deal it’s become.
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A Game for Every Fan: Playoffs Week 1

A Game for Every Fan: Playoffs Week 1
Friday, October 30, 2015
This first week of the 41st MHSAA Football Playoffs will be filled with firsts and familiar faces. Benton Harbor, Detroit Cesar Chavez Academy and Parma Western will take part in the first playoff games in their football programs’ histories. Ten more teams w...
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Menominee Follows Winning Formula

Menominee Follows Winning Formula
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Explaining the continued success of football at Menominee High School is not difficult. Most winning programs pride themselves on some combination of hard work, strong coaching, camaraderie and talent.  But here's the difference: The Maroons have all of those thin...
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Playoff Berth Adds to Lincoln Park Surge

Playoff Berth Adds to Lincoln Park Surge
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Steve Glenn has played baseball since he was 10 years old. It’s always been his favorite sport. Not anymore. This football season changed things.
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Football Fans: Check this out

Football Fans: Check this out
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
We collect thousands of pieces of data throughout a football season leading up to the selection of playoff pairings after Week 9. The following reports show how all 272 playoff teams fared against others in the tournament this fall, a fun read for anyone following the f...
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'New' Algonac Energized by Turnaround

'New' Algonac Energized by Turnaround
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Algonac has been home for A.J. Garshott since he was 5 years old. Yet, it's like he's living in an entirely new town this fall. The heightened sense of pride in this town which sits along the St. Clair River across from Canada stems from one of the most remarkable turn...
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Drive for Detroit: Week 9 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Week 9 in Review
Monday, October 26, 2015
Week 9 of the football regular season brings with it a Twitter feed full of gems. Enjoy perfection? How about winning streaks? And of course there was at least one stat line worth a double take.
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'22 Game' Lasts 2 Plays, Lives on

'22 Game' Lasts 2 Plays, Lives on
Monday, October 26, 2015
What would you do with 22 seconds to right a wrong? More than 60 years later, a forgotten showdown between high school football teams, played out before national attention in little Nashville, Michigan, still stands as one of the most entertaining and unusual sports mo...
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Inside Selection Sunday: Mapnalysis '15

Inside Selection Sunday: Mapnalysis '15
Monday, October 26, 2015
The anticipation for the release of another year's MHSAA Football Playoff pairings is matched by a giant exhale only after the results are broadcast on Fox Sports Detroit, streamed online and posted on locker room doors and Facebook walls all over our state. And then t...
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Watch Selection Sunday Online

Watch Selection Sunday Online
Sunday, October 25, 2015
High school football fans unable to watch tonight’s announcement of the qualifiers and pairings for the 2015 MHSAA Football Playoffs – presented by the Michigan Army National Guard – on cable or satellite via FOX Sports Detroit, can tune in live at 7 p...
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A Game for Every Fan: Week 9

A Game for Every Fan: Week 9
Thursday, October 22, 2015
This week more than any other requires a different perspective when considering what football games could turn out as the most significant when the final scores come in Saturday night. There are still a few league titles to be contested. There are 45 teams hoping to fi...
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TC Fans Enjoy 50 Years of Familiar Voices

TC Fans Enjoy 50 Years of Familiar Voices
Thursday, October 22, 2015
For 50 years, John Sonnemann and Don Wiitala have put their hearts, souls and voices into Traverse City athletics. The two, who are still going strong, were recognized this fall for their contributions – Sonnemann as the public address announcer for Traverse City...
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Traverse City Neighbors Chase 9-0

Traverse City Neighbors Chase 9-0
Thursday, October 22, 2015
It hasn’t happened in 30 years. But this weekend Traverse City Central and St. Francis can put the wraps on 9-0 regular seasons, marking the first time two Traverse City football teams have accomplished that feat in the same season since 1985.
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2015 Week 9 Football Playoff Listing

2015 Week 9 Football Playoff Listing
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Here is a list of Michigan High School Athletic Association football playing schools, displaying their win-loss records and playoff averages through the eighth week of the season.
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Drive for Detroit: Week 8 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Week 8 in Review
Monday, October 19, 2015
One point can mean one win and change an entire season. More than a few teams are feeling that impact after a nail-biting Week 8.  Michigan high school teams played nine one-point games last week. And those games resulted in the naming of two league champions, two...
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A Game for Every Fan: Week 8

A Game for Every Fan: Week 8
Friday, October 16, 2015
All but one of the top-billed games of this week’s statewide football preview will decide a league champion. There are great ones to watch, no matter where you call home. At the same time, we’re turning an eye to the growing 11-player playoff field, which i...
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Clarkston Kicker Grabs QB Opportunity

Clarkston Kicker Grabs QB Opportunity
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
This season seemed to be going from bad to worse for Clarkston after it started 1-2 and then lost its starting quarterback to a broken hand.  But as poorly as the Wolves started, their fortunes changed. Alex Kessman, a senior who will in all likelihood be a place ...
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2015 Week 8 Football Playoff Listing

2015 Week 8 Football Playoff Listing
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Here is a list of Michigan High School Athletic Association football playing schools, displaying their win-loss records and playoff averages through the seventh week of the season.
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Drive for Detroit: Week 7 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Week 7 in Review
Monday, October 12, 2015
Every game night provides the opportunity for teams and athletes to make history.  From 11-player to 8, Week 7 saw its share of those moments. 
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A Game for Every Fan: Week 7

A Game for Every Fan: Week 7
Friday, October 9, 2015
We're at the point every football season when conference champions begin to be crowned. But for the Week 7's schedule to fall together like this is nearly inconceivable.  Fifteen leagues statewide will feature matchups of teams tied for first place, with five more...
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