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Week 7 Football Playoff Listing

Week 7 Football Playoff Listing
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Here is a list of Michigan High School Athletic Association football playing schools, displaying their win-loss records and playoff averages through the sixth week of the season.
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Drive for Detroit: Week 6 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Week 6 in Review
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
In coachspeak, it's referred to as "sense of urgency." And the numbers back up why that phrase is thrown around frequently when the calendar turns to October.
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A Game for Every Fan: Week 6

A Game for Every Fan: Week 6
Friday, September 28, 2012
Time isn't running out yet on the 2012 MHSAA football season. But for those with high aspirations, the time has come to make months of preparation pay off.
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Week 6 Football Playoff Listing

Week 6 Football Playoff Listing
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Here is a list of Michigan High School Athletic Association football playing schools, displaying their win-loss records and playoff averages through the fifth week of the season.
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Drive for Detroit: Week 5 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Week 5 in Review
Monday, September 24, 2012
Fall officially is upon us. And so is the home stretch of another MHSAA football regular season. So far, one team has qualified for the postseason. Another 73 can do so with a victory this week. And that's only part of the excitement, as many still have chances at leag...
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Broncos, Panthers Rally for Vulcans Hero

Broncos, Panthers Rally for Vulcans Hero
Friday, September 21, 2012
Both North Branch football coach Patrick Forster and Birch Run coach Chris Gilliam remember facing Travis Mills when he suited up for the opposing Vassar Vulcans as a talented running back just short of a decade ago.  And that made them more than glad to help out ...
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A Game for Every Fan: Week 5

A Game for Every Fan: Week 5
Friday, September 21, 2012
Some of the strongest followings of high school football in this state take place in some of our smallest communities. And some of Michigan's smallest towns should see some of the best games of this week, the midpoint of the 2012 regular season.
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Five for 50: Record Remains Golden

Five for 50: Record Remains Golden
Thursday, September 20, 2012
Tom Essenburg remembers one night 50 years ago like it was just last Friday. A half-century later, his five interceptions that evening in Holland still stand as the record for one player in one game in MHSAA history. 
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Week 5 Football Playoff Listing

Week 5 Football Playoff Listing
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Here is a list of Michigan High School Athletic Association football playing schools, displaying their win-loss records and playoff averages through the fourth week of the season.
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Drive for Detroit: Week 4 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Week 4 in Review
Monday, September 17, 2012
Most conferences in Michigan have between six and eight teams, and all start each season with hopes of ending up number one. In a few weeks, showdowns to determine those top teams will take place all over the state. But in the meantime, the leg work must be done to se...
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A Game for Every Fan: Week 4

A Game for Every Fan: Week 4
Friday, September 14, 2012
Just like that, the MHSAA football season is one-third over. And after this weekend, teams will be cruising into the midpoint of the regular season.  Don't let it pass you by. We're entering the thick of league races, Homecoming and rivalry games. The toughest par...
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Highlight: Cheboygan's Dawson Granger

Highlight: Cheboygan's Dawson Granger
Thursday, September 13, 2012
Cheboygan junior Dawson Granger showed some great focus and hops as well in pulling down this touchdown pass during his team's Week 2 game against Marquette. See that clip here -- and help us show everyone your favorite highlights from any sport.
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Drive for Detroit: Week 3 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Week 3 in Review
Monday, September 10, 2012
Mid-September is not the logical time to announce a league championship has been decided. But this season, games played during Week 3 eventually may determine at least nine league championships.  A number of results could've been considered the most intriguing &n...
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To Assist and Honor Those Who Served

To Assist and Honor Those Who Served
Friday, September 7, 2012
Born into a multiple-generation U.S. Military family, Eddie Ostipow understood early the honor in serving one’s country. His father and grandfather both fought in wars on foreign soil. Tonight, as the Orioles’ football coach leads his team against Eaton Rap...
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A Game for Every Fan: Week 3

A Game for Every Fan: Week 3
Thursday, September 6, 2012
It's coach speak for sure, but true all the same: First, teams focus on winning the league title. After that, bigger things tend to take care of themselves. Many teams across Michigan started that quest last weekend. But for most of the rest, the first steps toward a ...
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Listen to Coach, on Concussions

Listen to Coach, on Concussions
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Farmington Hills Harrison football coach John Herrington has won 13 MHSAA championships and nearly 400 games over the last four decades. So when he speaks about concussion awareness, we all should listen.  As part of the MHSAA's ongoing concussion education, Herri...
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Drive for Detroit: Week 2 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Week 2 in Review
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Why does high school football remain a community staple? Perhaps the most telling reasons are the pride or disappointment that can result from playing the neighboring school a few miles down the road. Whether that game is played early in the schedule or at the end of Oc...
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To Ford Field, and Home Again

To Ford Field, and Home Again
Friday, August 31, 2012
The last time Lansing Catholic and Pewamo-Westphalia's football teams had suited up, it was under the bright lights of Ford Field for last season's MHSAA Finals. The reigning Division 5 and 7 runners-up, respectively, returned to the field Aug. 24 in a season opener a...
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MHSA(Q&)A: Football Coaches Jim Ahern and Brad Weber

MHSA(Q&)A: Football Coaches Jim Ahern and Brad Weber
Friday, August 31, 2012
For the first time in their coaching careers, Pewamo-Westphalia football coach Brad Weber and Lansing Catholic's Jim Ahern returned to the sideline this fall after trips to the MHSAA Finals.
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Redwings Ready to Open New Nest

Redwings Ready to Open New Nest
Thursday, August 30, 2012
Those who have watched a football game at St. Johns High School in the past easily could get lost trying to find the Redwings' home this fall. That's tongue-in-cheek, of course. But it is not an exaggeration on how much the school has improved its stadium, which will ...
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