Big Rapids
Cardinals

Standings

TeamConferenceOverall
Reed City4-04-1
Central Montcalm3-14-1
Tri-County3-14-1
Big Rapids3-13-2
Grant2-22-3
Newaygo1-31-4
Chippewa Hills0-40-5
Fremont0-40-5

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Schedule

OpponentResult
8/26 at CoopersvilleL 30-42
9/3 at FremontW 40-13
9/10 vs NewaygoW 34-14
9/17 at Central Montcalm W 25-21
9/24 vs Reed CityL 7-22
10/1 at Chippewa Hills
10/8 at Grant
10/15 vs Tri-County
10/22 vs Alma
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Hot Start Carries Big Rapids to Victory over Central Montcalm

Hot Start Carries Big Rapids to Victory over Central Montcalm

The Big Rapids Cardinals have been one of the surprises in the CSAA Gold, starting the season with a 2-1 record. On Friday night, they faced 3-0 Central Montcalm, and the Cardinals delivered a statement victory. They went on the road, and returned home from Stanton...

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2021 Week 4 Football Preview

2021 Week 4 Football Preview

The 2021 season is already one-third of the way over. We enter the final game of the first half of the season this week, with a playoff push on the horizon. A quick preview of LIVE Michigan Sports Radio broadcasts this week:   ROCKFORD (3-0) V GRANDVILLE (1-2)...

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Big Rapids Debuts New Stadium with 34-14 Win over Newaygo

Big Rapids Debuts New Stadium with 34-14 Win over Newaygo

The Big Rapids Cardinals had spent the past few seasons playing their home games at Top Taggart Field on the campus of Ferris State University. On Friday night, they unveiled their new home football stadium as they welcomed Newaygo to town. It was a battle for three...

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Fast Start Carries Coopersville to Week 1 Victory

Fast Start Carries Coopersville to Week 1 Victory

The Coopersville Broncos built some momentum at the end of the 2020 campaign, recording three wins in their final five games, including their first playoff victory since 2007. It appears that that momentum has carried into 2021, as they jumped out to a blistering...

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2021 Week 1 High School Football Preview

2021 Week 1 High School Football Preview

After just seven short months, we are back! High school football returns to the gridiron this week with games across the Michigan Sports Radio coverage zone. The following games are live on Michigan Sports Radio this week:   Rockford v Sterling Heights Stevenson...

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Big Rapids Wins First Playoff Game Since 2015, Defeats Newaygo

Big Rapids Wins First Playoff Game Since 2015, Defeats Newaygo

The Big Rapids Cardinals hosted a playoff game on Saturday afternoon, welcoming the Newaygo Lions to town. These CSAA-Gold teams did not meet in the regular season, their meeting set for September was cancelled due to COVID, but they got the opportunity to face off...

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Tri-County Falls in Overtime Against Big Rapids

Tri-County Falls in Overtime Against Big Rapids

The Tri-County Vikings hosted Big Rapids on Friday night, an annual contest that has been decided by a single score in each of the past five years. This year, that streak extended to six games, but it would require an extra period to determine a winner. In overtime,...

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2020 High School Football Week 5 Preview

2020 High School Football Week 5 Preview

With the fourth week behind us, we will now turn to a thrilling fifth week of MHSAA football. Conference title races are shaping up, and teams are readying themselves for the playoffs. Still curious about last week? Check out our Recaps, Power Poll, Standings, and...

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Central Montcalm Starts 2020 Off With Road Win

Central Montcalm Starts 2020 Off With Road Win

The Central Montcalm Hornets started off 2019 with six straight victories. They have now started 2020 off with one in a row, as they went on the road and defeated Big Rapids 12-7 in a game played at Ferris State University. This game saw very little offense, with just...

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Central Montcalm Wins Fifth Straight in Blowout of Big Rapids

Central Montcalm Wins Fifth Straight in Blowout of Big Rapids

The Central Montcalm Hornets have been one of the best turnaround stories in Michigan this season. They had lost 31 of their last 36 games entering this season, including a thirteen game losing streak. With their 34-6 win over Big Rapids on Friday night, the Hornets...

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Newaygo Tops Big Rapids, Move to 2-2 in 2019

Newaygo Tops Big Rapids, Move to 2-2 in 2019

The Newaygo Lions took the trip up to Top Taggart Field on the campus of Ferris State University to take on the Big Rapids Cardinals in a CSAA-Gold contest. After Big Rapids got  out to an eight point lead midway through the second quarter, Newaygo ended the game on a...

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Defensive Touchdown Carries Tri-County to Win in Big Rapids

Defensive Touchdown Carries Tri-County to Win in Big Rapids

The Tri-County Vikings, fresh off their Week 1 win over Lakeview, traveled to Big Rapids to take on the Cardinals in their CSAA-Gold opener. In a back and forth affair, it was a defensive touchdown by Gregory Miller carried the team to a 24-22 win. In the first...

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2019 Week 2 Football Coverage Preview

2019 Week 2 Football Coverage Preview

The first week of the MHSAA football season has come and gone, and it was full of phenomenal action. Check out our recaps, the latest Remax-United Power Poll and the Core Power Performance Impact Players of the Week from the first action of our season. We have another...

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Newaygo Mounts Comeback to Top Big Rapids

The first two games of the season were hard for Newaygo, falling to a pair of tough opponents. Since then, Newaygo has played much better football. They played tough on Friday, and they mounted a comeback to even their record with a 21-14 victory over Big Rapids....

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Week 3 Coverage Preview 2018

The High School football season is well underway as teams have one-third of their season under their belts. As teams continue to figure out what they are capable of this fall, Michigan Sports Radio will be there providing LIVE coverage of it all. There are eleven LIVE...

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The Vikings Cage the Cardinals 26-21

The Vikings Cage the Cardinals 26-21

The Tri County Vikings were victorious over the Big Rapids Cardinals on Thursday night.   Big Rapids would start their scoring drive from a 47 yard pass from Jayden Mason to Jace Gray in the first. The Vikings Nick Braunschneider would get one down to Bryce Hallman,...

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2018 Week 2 Football Coverage Preview

The 2018 football season started off with a bang last week. Make sure to check out the latest Remax-United Power Poll and well as last week's Core Power Performance Impact Players of the Week. School is back in session across the state of Michigan, as all schools must...

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