Day: November 27, 2016

West Catholic repeats as Division 5 state champions

Photo courtesy of Laurie Timmer For the fourth time in a row, the West Catholic Falcons are the MHSAA Division 5 State Champions. The Falcon defense forced four turnovers on the first five Menominee drives en route to a 43-7 blowout victory. Throughout the season, West Catholic’s defense allowed more than three touchdowns just twice, as they allowed an average of 10.4 points per game. Their strength of schedule is also worth noting as they defeated both the Division 4 (Catholic Central) and Division 6 (Jackson Lumen Christi) state champions during the regular season. The Falcons split the OK...

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Catholic Central wins Div 4 state championship

Photo Courtesy of Louis Murray Check out the game in pictures: https://www.flickr.com/photos/45681226@N02/albums/72157675460937012   The Cougars of Catholic Central, earned a hard-fought Division 4 State Championship win Friday night against the Yellowjackets of Birmingham Detroit Country Day. The 13-1 Cougars played stellar defense, like they did all season, to secure a 10-7 win. Catholic Central split the OK Blue Conference championship with Allendale and West Catholic this fall. They topped Allendale twice, once in week three, and another time in the district finals. A 20-3 loss to West Catholic was the lone blemish on their record, but their defense stepped...

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