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Quick hit: Seaholm and Groves football meet in week one
Published August 27, 2014
Birmingham Seaholm at Birmingham Groves — 7 p.m. Aug. 29
The rivals traditionally meet in the final game of the season but will meet in Week 1 for the first time since 2001. Since that time, the Maples lead the series 8-5.
Last year’s 28-22 victory by Seaholm gave it the OAA Blue title. This matchup is just for bragging rights, as Seaholm has been moved to the OAA White. Groves is looking to snap a two-game losing streak to its rival. Each loss was by seven points or less.