Monday, February 28, 2011

Southfield-Lathrup Chargers 2011 Football Schedule

The Chargers went 2-7 in 2010.  Although Southfield is Southfield-Lathrup's rival they need to avoid extending their losing streak to Rochester Adams.

* Represents OAA-White Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - Pontiac (L1)
September 2 - Oxford* (L1)
September 9 - Rochester Adams* (L10)
September 16 - Farmington* (L1)
September 23 - Harrison* (L1)
September 30 - Stoney Creek* (W1)
October 7 - Oak Park* (W2)
October 14 - 
October 21 - Southfield* (L7)

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Southfield Bluejays 2011 Football Schedule

The Bluejays went 5-4 in 2010 but it was not good enough for Southfield to get a playoff berth.  The Bluejays closed out the season with three straight wins, the last being their seventh straight over Southfield-Lathrup, 34-21.

* Represents OAA-White Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - Detroit Northwestern (W1)
September 2 - Harrison* (L1)
September 9 - Oak Park* (W1)
September 16 - Stoney Creek* (W3)
September 23 - Rochester Adams* (L3)
September 30 - Farmington* (L1)
October 7 - Oxford* (W1)
October 14 - 
October 21 - Southfield-Lathrup* (W7)

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Stoney Creek Cougars 2011 Football Schedule

The Cougars went 2-7 in 2010. Stoney Creek is entering their ninth season in 2011 and look to add onto its only two playoff appearance's in 2011.

* Represents OAA-White Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - Port Huron Northern (L1)
September 2 - Oak Park* (L1)
September 9 - Harrison* (W2)
September 16 - Southfield* (L3)
September 23 - Oxford* (W1)
September 30 - Southfield-Lathrup* (L1)
October 7 - Farmington* (L1)
October 14 - 
October 21 - Rochester Adams* (L3)

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Rochester Adams Highlanders 2011 Football Schedule

The Highlanders finished 8-3 in 2010, it is the third straight season Rochester Adams has won 8 games.  In week 10, Rochester Adams beat Walled Lake Western but lost the following week to Walled Lake Central, 14-13. 

* Represents OAA-White Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - Clarkston (W1)
September 2 - Farmington* (L1)
September 9 - Southfield-Lathrup* (W10)
September 16 - Oak Park* (W1)
September 23 - Southfield* (W3)
September 30 - Oxford* (W1)
October 7 - Harrison* (L1)
October 14 - 
October 21 - Stoney Creek* (W3)

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Oxford Wildcats 2011 Football Schedule

The Wildcats went 3-6 in 2010.  In week 1 not only do they get to host division 1 state champion, Lake Orion.  They host the game at their newly installed blue turf field.  With more eyes on this game than usual, will Oxford pull off their first marque win in the OAA?

* Represents OAA-White Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - Lake Orion (L1)
September 2 - Southfield-Lathrup* (W1)
September 9 - Farmington* (L1)
September 16 - Harrison* (L3)
September 23 - Stoney Creek* (L1)
September 30 - Rochester Adams* (L1)
October 7 - Southfield* (L1)
October 14 - 
October 21 - Oak Park* (W5)

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Oak Park Knights 2011 Football Schedule

The Knight look to start things well on a fresh coach.  They have a tough test against Detroit Loyola in week 1 then finish the season off with Oxford, who they have yet to beat.  Oak Park went 2-7 in 2010, the Knights look for their playoff appearance since going 7-3 in 2005.

* Represents OAA-White Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - Detroit Loyola
September 2 - Stoney Creek* (W1)
September 9 - Southfield* (L1)
September 16 - Rochester Adams* (L1)
September 23 - Farmington* (L2)
September 30 - Harrison* (L2)
October 7 - Southfield-Lathrup* (L2)
October 14 - 
October 21 - Oxford* (L5)

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Farmington Falcons 2011 Football Schedule

The Falcons went 7-3 in 2010.  Farmington lost 25-14 to Berkley in the first round of the playoffs.  After going 0-9 in 2007, Farmington has reached the playoffs all three years since going 6-4 in both 2008 and 2009.

* Represents OAA-White Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - West Bloomfield (W1)
September 2 - Rochester Adams* (W1)
September 9 - Oxford* (W1)
September 16 - Southfield-Lathrup* (W1)
September 23 - Oak Park* (W2)
September 30 - Southfield* (W1)
October 7 - Stoney Creek* (W1)
October 14 - 
October 21 - Harrison* (L2)

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Wolverine "B" Conference 2011 Football Schedules



Vicksburg Bulldogs 2011 Football Schedule

The Bulldogs went 7-3 in 2010, reaching the playoffs for the first time since 1997.  Vicksburg playoffs were short lived as they lost 48-0 to Lansing Sexton in week 10.

* Represents non Wolverine "B" Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - Comstock (W3)
September 2 - Allegan (W3)
September 9 - Dowagiac Union (W1)
September 16 - Plainwell (W1)
September 23 - Richland Gull Lake* (W1)
September 30 - Otsego (L1)
October 7 - Paw Paw (L8)
October 14 - South Haven (W2)
October 21 - Three Rivers (W1)

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Three Rivers Wildcats 2011 Football Schedule

The Wildcats went 4-5 in 2010 a year after going 13-1 and losing to Marshall in the division four state state championship game.  

* Represents non Wolverine "B" Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - Allegan (L1)
September 2 - Dowagiac Union (L1)
September 9 - Plainwell (W12)
September 16 - Richland Gull Lake* (L1)
September 23 - Otsego (W13)
September 30 - Paw Paw (L1)
October 7 - South Haven (W2)
October 14 - Comstock (W3)
October 21 - Vicksburg (L1)

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South Haven Rams 2011 Football Schedule

The Rams went 1-8 for the second year in a row.  Plainwell is the only team that South Haven has beat the last two years, the two previous years when South Haven had 8 wins, Plainwell dealt them one of their losses.

* Represents non Wolverine "B" Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - Dowagiac Union (L3)
September 2 - Plainwell (W2)
September 9 - Richland Gull Lake* (L2)
September 16 - Otsego (L2)
September 23 - Paw Paw (L2)
September 30 - Comstock (L2)
October 7 - Three Rivers (L2)
October 14 - Vicksburg (L2)
October 21 - Allegan (L2)

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Plainwell Trojans 2011 Football Schedule


The Trojans went 0-9 in 2010 for the first time since 1999.  Plainwell looks to end its skid of not making the playoffs, the last year Plainwell was in the playoffs was 2001.

* Represents non Wolverine "B" Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - Paw Paw (L5)
September 2 - South Haven (L2)
September 9 - Three Rivers (L12)
September 16 - Vicksburg (L1)
September 23 - Allegan (L2)
September 30 - Dowagiac Union (L5)
October 7 - Comstock (L1)
October 14 - Richland Gull Lake* (L5)
October 21 - Otsego (L2)

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Paw Paw Redskins 2011 Football Schedule

The Redskins went 9-2 in 2010.  Paw Paw lost their first game in week 8 to Allegan but beat Allegan in week 10 before being eliminated by Edwardsburg.

* Represents non Wolverine "B" Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - Plainwell (W5)
September 2 - Richland Gull Lake* (W1)

September 9 - Otsego (W1)
September 16 - Comstock (W3)
September 23 - South Haven (W2)
September 30 - Three Rivers (W1)
October 7 - Vicksburg (W8)
October 14 - Allegan (W1)
October 21 - Dowagiac Union (W1)

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Otsego Bulldogs 2011 Football Schedule

The Bulldogs went 7-3 in 2010, it was the second straight year Otsego reached the playoffs after missing out on the previous 10 years. It has been 13 games since Otsego has beat Three Rivers including twice in 2009.

* Represents non Wolverine "B" Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - Richland Gull Lake* (W3)

September 2 - Comstock (W3)
September 9 - Paw Paw (L1)
September 16 - South Haven (W2)
September 23 - Three Rivers (L13)
September 30 - Vicksburg (W1)
October 7 - Allegan (W3)
October 14 - Dowagiac Union (W1)
October 21 - Plainwell (W2)

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Dowagiac Union Chieftans 2011 Football Schedule

The Chieftans went 5-4 in 2010 but for the first time in five years did get a chance to play for the state title.  Dowagiac Union has never lost to Plainwell.

* Represents non Wolverine "B" Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - South Haven (W3)
September 2 - Three Rivers (W1)
September 9 - Vicksburg (L1)
September 16 - Allegan (L1)
September 23 - Comstock (W3)
September 30 - Plainwell (W5)
October 7 - Richland Gull Lake* (W3)
October 14 - Otsego (L1)
October 21 - Paw Paw (L1)

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Comstock Colts 2011 Football Schedule

The Colts went 2-7 in 2010.  Comstock will be looking for their first playoff appearance since 2007.

* Represents non Wolverine "B" Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - Vicksburg (L3)
September 2 - Otsego (L3)
September 9 - Allegan (L1)
September 16 - Paw Paw (L3)
September 23 - Dowagiac Union (L3)
September 30 - South Haven (W2)
October 7 - Plainwell (W1)
October 14 - Three Rivers (L3)
October 21 - Richland Gull Lake* (L5)


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Allegan Tigers 2011 Football Schedule

The Tigers went 7-3 in 2010 breaking a streak of eight years not making the playoffs.  Allegan's was quickly knocked out by Paw Paw with a 20-41 loss.  Allegan beat Paw Paw in week 8, 24-14.

* Represents non Wolverine "B" Conference game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - Three Rivers (W1)
September 2 - Vicksburg (L3)
September 9 - Comstock (W1)
September 16 - Dowagiac Union (W1)
September 23 - Plainwell (W2)
September 30 - Richland Gull Lake* (W1)
October 7 - Otsego (L3)
October 14 - Paw Paw (L1)
October 21 - South Haven (W2)

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Possible East Detroit Recruiting Violations

School officials informed the MHSAA of possible recruiting violations at East Detroit.  Over the weekend head coach Paul Windham resigned and two other coaches were suspended.  


Joanne Lelekatch, superintendent of the East Detroit Public Schools said this in a prepared statement, "While these remain allegations, our response to the charges is a teachable moment for our athletes and coaching staff regarding both the need to follow league guidelines as well as the importance of acting with integrity in response." "Our athletic department has a long history of working cooperatively with the MHSAA and we will cooperate fully with any further investigation.""As a district we are committed to ensuring that the coaches' rights are respected," Lelekatch said. "We will work with the MHSAA to ensure a fair and reasonable process for the coaches."

If East Detroit is guilty they will forfeit their five wins, 2010 was the best season in a long time for East Detroit as they broke nearly every school record.

Sunday, February 27, 2011

U of D Jesuit vs De La Salle Basketball Recap

Detroit, MI -- The second and final game of the Catholic League finals was A-B division.  The game featured two Central league teams, U of D Jesuit (11-8) vs De La Salle (17-2).  U of D dealt De La Salle their first only two losses of the season.

A minute into the game De La Salle's, Connor Tava scored the first basket.  Chris Jenkins of U of D tied the game with 5:40 left in the opening quarter.  With four minutes remaining in the first quarter, Tava added a layup to make the score 4-2, De La Salle.

Cameron Fowler of U of D scored on a layup, 30 seconds later De La Salle regained the lead thanks to a layup by Brad Law.  After a free throw by Fowler, De La Salle was up 6-5 with 2:30 left in the first quarter.

De La Salle's Justin Beal and that was followed by a U of D turnover and Sterling Johnson scored on a fast break layup to make the score 10-5.  In the final minute Harrison Wenson of U of D scored on a alley oop layup. De La Salle lead 10-7 at the end of the first quarter.

In the second quarter both teams exchanged baskets before U of D's Jordan Konior hit a three pointer to make the score 14-14 with six minutes left in the second quarter.

Late in the second quarter, De La Salle's Vaughn Avecilla hit a three pointer to make the lead 6 points but Fowler responded with a really long 2 point shot.  De La Salle led 22-18 with 3 minutes in the second quarter.

De La Salle added 4 more points before halftime and Konior made one free throw for U of D.  The Pilots led 26-19 at halftime.

In the third quarter it took four minutes until the first basket was scored in the quarter.  Tava's basket made the score 28-19.  The score at the end of the third quarter was 32-24 with most of the points coming in the final minute.  Both teams picked up the pace in the final minutes thanks to a full press of U of D.

In the fourth quarter, Connor Tava's basket with 6:20 left ignited the De La Salle fans.  The Pilots led 38-28. With 2:15 De La Salle was up 51-35 as most of their points were from break away layups after they broke the U of D press at will.

In the final minute De La Salle's, Justin Beal and Luigi Marinelli added slam dunks for De La Salle to add the exclamation mark in which they only allowed 46 points all game long.  The Pilots won by the final score of 59-46 and now have one of their toughest tests when they play Southeastern, the PSL champion.

Bishop Foley vs Loyola Basketball Recap

Detroit, MI -- Today was the C-D Division Catholic League finals.  Loyola was looking to their defend their title, as they won last year.  Loyola (14-6) would defend their title against Bishop Foley (14-5).

Loyola was up 12-8 with three minutes remaining in the first quarter, however through the next two minutes, Bishop Foley closed out with 6 straight points.  In the final minutes of the quarter, Loyola regained the leads thanks to Montel Cooks.  The Bulldogs would lead 17-14 at the end of the first quarter.

In the second quarter Loyola got in a zone and pretty much scored at will.  Justin King pretty much was unstoppable near the rim scoring a layup, then Cooks added another three pointer for Loyola.  With 90 seconds gone by in the second quarter, Loyola lead 22-16.

After a Matthew Gold layup for Loyola, Bishop Foley called timeout.  With 5:46 left in the second quarter, Loyola was up 24-16.   After that Gold and King scored baskets for Loyola but in between them was a three pointer by Bishop Foley's, Michael Oravetz.  With three minutes remaining in the second Cooks added another three pointer for Loyola to move their lead to 33-19.

Bishop Foley closed out the second half with 9 straight points.  Oravetz added two free throws and Jordan Walker added two points.  Oravetz finished the scoring in the half with a three pointer to cut the Loyola lead to only 5 points after being down by 14 three minutes earlier.  Loyola still lead Bishop Foley 33-28 at halftime.

In the third quarter Bishop Foley came out hot thanks to a few three pointers by Max Aleshire.  After a three point play by Cooks, Bishop Foley lead 39-38.  It was the 20th point for Cooks with 4:30 remaining in the third quarter.

With one minute remaining in the third quarter, Bishop Foley's DeAndre Jackson hit a three pointer to extend the Foley lead to 48-40.  Bishop Foley and Loyola both scored in the final minute.  Heading into the fourth quarter Bishop Foley led 50-42.

Through the first four minutes, Bishop Foley scored nine points in a row, while Loyola could not get any shot to fall.  With three minutes left Bishop Foley was up 60-44, in the next 90 seconds Loyola would score 8 points to cut the deficit but it would not be enough as Bishop Foley won 68-55.  Bishop Foley added plenty of free throws down the stretch too.  Oravetz finished with a game high 24 points while Cooks finished with 20 points.

Catholic League Basketball Finals 2011

Bishop Foley beat Loyola 68-55
De La Salle beat UofD 59-46


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Western Wayne Athletic Conference-Red 2011 Football Schedules



Redford Union Panthers 2011 Football Schedule

The Panthers went 1-8 in 2010.  

* Represents Western Wayne Athletic Conference-Red game
(W#) or (L#) Represents the winning or losing streak against that opponent.


August 26 - 
September 2 - Tecumseh
September 9 - Garden City* (W2)
September 16 - Dearborn Heights Robichauld* (L1)
September 23 - Dearborn Heights Annapolis* (L1)
September 30 - Dearborn Heights Crestwood* (L1)
October 7 - Redford Thurston*(L2)
October 14 - 
October 21 - 

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