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Monday, August 31, 2015

Jefferson @ Grosse Ile

Both teams are coming off of week one losses. Jefferson fell to Ida 33-7 while Grosse Ile lost to Parma Western 27-21. Gross Ile won last season's game 49-7 and have won four in a row in the series which Jefferson leads 25-23 overall.

A young Red Devil team played well against a Parma Western team that is considered to be the schools best in 30 years. Junior Justin Moores showed he is another good Grosse Ile QB in the making while RB Andrew Vollmerhausen is as rugged as they come. Josh Moskall and Time Beach lead an active defense that is sure to get better as the season progresses.

Jefferson was disappointing in the opener against Ida. The Bears have gone back to a running based offense, but the passing game appeared a bit more potent in the opener.  Expect the Bears to try and establish the run and out physical the younger Islanders.

A win here for either team is needed at this point and could possibly launch someone to a solid season. A loss for either could mean a long season with wins getting harder to come by. Pick: Grosse Ile 27 Jefferson 14

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Huron League Thoughts and Questions

Congrats to SMCC's Adam Kipf on his first varsity win as a head coach.

Huron looked very very good.

It was nice to see my Alma Mater Flat Rock get a win on Friday. Congrats to the players and coaches!

Did any starter play more than the 1st half for Riverview against Ecorse?

Obviously Milan missed arguably the best RB in the league against Marshall.

Sounds like a young Grosse Ile team let one get away from them on Friday.

Could be a long season at Airport, that score surprised me.

I'm not sure what to think about Jefferson, I know Ida is really good again.

The league went 4-4 in week 1 and so did I. That isn't very good.

How could Tecumseh give up that many points to SMCC? It isn't like they haven't seen that offense before.

Huron junior WR Andrew Miller looks like a Devin Collins clone. Expect a good year from him.

It was nice to see my fellow teammates; Dave Lambrix, Jim Hamilton and Todd Gillman from the 1983 Flat Rock football team at the Ram game Friday. By the way, we were 5-4 that season.

Big early season game down at Navarre Field as Riverview plays SMCC.

I'm pretty sure Milan will be an angry football team when they host Flat Rock this week.

Grosse Ile won't be an easy win for anyone this season, although they a probably a year away.

Sounds like Airport's line play needs to improve.

We will find out where Jefferson stands when they travel to the island on Thursday.

Did we really learn anything about the Huron League in week 1?

For all the Michigan fans out there, how often do B1G teams win on the road against the PAC 12?

For all you State fans out there, can you believe I had a UM buddy of mine bet me straight up $100 on the MSU @ Western game?

For all you Buckeye fans, take a shower for once would you please?




Saturday, August 29, 2015

Week 1 Stars

Justin Carrabino SMCC, the senior RB ran for 147 yards and three TD's in the Falcon's 62-39 thrashing of Tecumseh.

Matt Hartwick Huron, the senior QB ran for 110 yards and threw for another 175 while accounting for four TD's in the Chief's 49-6 victory over Auburn Hills Avondale.

Eric Gant Riverview, the senior RB ran for 91 yards and a score in limited time as the Pirates defeated Ecorse 47-0 in the season opener.

Justin Roberts Flat Rock, the senior QB ran for 55 yards and threw for another 50 while accounting for three scores as the Rams stopped their 18 game losing streak by stomping Summit Academy 60-6.

Demetrius Barnes Milan, the junior QB rushed for 105 yards and three scores in the Big Reds 20-19 loss at Marshall.

Nick Humphrey Jefferson, the junior LB recorded 16 tackles in the Bear's 33-7 loss to Ida.

Justin Moores Grosse Ile, the junior QB completed 10 of 15 passes for 118 yards and two TD's in the Red Devil's 27-21 loss to Parma Western.

Dylan Meiring Airport, the senior RB rushed for 76 yards and a score as the Jets lost to Adrian 24-8.

Brandon "Buck" Reaume Flat Rock, the Rams 1st year Head Coach led them to their first victory since 2012. The Rams looked sharp and only committed one penalty while sending Summit back to the Charter School League with a 60-6 loss.








Friday, August 28, 2015

Friday Night Scores

Flat Rock 60 Summit 6
Adrian 24 Airport 8
Riverview 47 Ecorse 0
Parma Western 27 Grosse Ile 21
Ida 33 Jefferson 7
Marshall 20 Milan 19

Tough night for the Huron League, only go 2-4 on Friday, 4-4 for week one. Look for "Week One Stars" sometime on Saturday along with "Huron League Thoughts and Questions" on Sunday.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Thursday Night Scores

Varsity
Huron 49 Avondale 6 Final
SMCC 62 Tecumseh 39 Final

J.V.
Airport 30 Adrian 22
Jefferson 28 Ida 16
Flat Rock 49 Summit 0

Please submit your JV scores and I will get them posted.


Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Wednesday Night Scores

J.V.

SMCC 46 Tecumseh 22

Huron 31 Avondale 0

Freshmen

Avondale 26 Huron 20



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