The Mount Clemens High boys basketball team knocked off Madison Heights Bishop Foley 81-49 March 13 to win a Michigan High School Athletic Association Class C regional championship.
The Bathers (24-1 at press time) advanced to take on Detroit Consortium in a state quarterfinal played after press time.
The Bathers (23-1) knocked off Marlette High 75-39 in a Class C regional semifinal played March 10 at Bishop Foley.
To advance to the regional round, Mount Clemens bested Auburn Hills Oakland Christian to clinch a second straight Class C district title in a game played March 7 at Oakland Christian.
The Bathers had tallied 78.6 points per game in five playoff games, while allowing just 42 points in five playoff games at press time — about five points fewer per contest than they allowed in the regular season. The 78.6 total points scored in five playoff games is about four more points per game than the Bathers put up in the regular season.
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November 16, 2015
Beverly Hills Detroit Country Day
Thanks to two early scores, some lock-down defense, and a touchdown with just 5:25 remaining in regulation, the Beverly Hills Detroit Country Day football team picked up a 20-13 victory against Milan High in a Division 4 regional final on Nov. 14 and earned this week’s Team of the Week honor. Country Day, which had outscored its opponents 78-7 in the district round, advanced to the state semifinals for the second year in a row. The Yellowjackets (11-1) face Flint Powers Catholic (10-2) at 1 p.m. Nov. 21 at West Bloomfield High.