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Published 11/18/2017 by Jeff Corrion

Clarkston rushing attack too much for Catholic Central, again.

It was 5 years ago that Ian Eriksen led Clarkston to a dominant win over CC in the Division 1 State Championship.Fast forward to now with Kurt Richardson still leading the Wolves, Clarkston put on another strong rushing performance vs. Catholic Central with a 27-7 victory... read more
Published 11/18/2017 by Jeff Corrion

2017 State Championship Qualifiers by County

The following list consists of the counties of the remaining 16 teams who will complete for a state championship on Thanksgiving weekend.Oakland - 3 Saginaw - 2 Kent - 2 Allegan - 1 Cass - 1 Clinton - 1 Gratiot - 1 Jackson - 1 Macomb - 1 Monroe - 1 Muskegon - 1 Wayne - 1 read more
Published 11/15/2017 by Jeff Corrion

​The D Zone's predictions and breakdown of Division 6 - Round 4

Division 6 Round 4 Overview: Division 6 is the 2nd toughest top-to-bottom division to win, especially for Ithaca, Saint Francis, and Michigan Collegiate who are looking to beat the defending champions Lumen Christi who have had 3 games in a row with a running clock... read more
Published 11/15/2017 by Jeff Corrion

​The D Zone's predictions and breakdown of Division 5 - Round 4

Division 5 Round 4 Overview: West Catholic looks to win their 5th straight state title which would match what East Grand Rapids did from 2006-2010 when they won 5th Division 3 titles. Swan Valley or Reed City will be playing to be at Ford Field for the first time in school history... read more
Published 11/15/2017 by Jeff Corrion

The D Zone's predictions and breakdown of Division 2 - Round 4

Division 2 Round 4 Overview: The first semi-final has an unpredictable path by both teams as the favorites, Mona Shores and Walled Lake Western each lost early. The bottom Semi-final fell into place as expected as the two top-ranked teams won each game up to this point... read more
Published 11/12/2017 by Jeff Corrion

The D Zone predicts the Clarkston vs. Detroit Catholic Central game

Semi-Final #1:Neither team, #15 Clarkston or #19 Detroit Catholic Central was challenged in their district. The same couldn't be said for their Regional as Clarkston was on the road to #21 West Ottawa and erased a 22-6 deficit late in the second half to come back and win 29-22... read more
Published 11/12/2017 by Jeff Corrion

The D Zone predicts the Detroit King vs. De La Salle game

Semi-Final #2:Like Division 1, the two best teams remaining will be meeting in the semi-final. This 1 pm game at Hazel Park has all the makings of a great game as the #1 ranked Detroit King Crusaders will meet #12 De La Salle with a chance to play at Ford Field the following Friday... read more
Published 11/12/2017 by Jeff Corrion

The D Zone predicts the Harper Creek vs. Muskegon game

Semi-Final #1:#2 Muskegon is just counting down the weeks until they can avenge 4 runner-up appearances in the past 5 years. Unfortunately for #44 ranked Harper Creek, they are a nice team at 12-0, but Muskegon isn't going to stop until they're holding the trophy... read more
Published 11/12/2017 by Jeff Corrion

The D Zone predicts the Edwardsburg vs. River Rouge game

Semi-Final #2:#20 River Rouge will face off vs. Edwardsburg in a battle of heavyweights. The Eddies were 2-3 plays away from sending Muskegon home last year so despite the disparity in the rankings, this should be a great game... read more