Farmington, Farmington HillsNovember 8, 2012
Farmington teams ready for postseason
By Christian Davis
C & G Sports Writer
It’s playoff time in volleyball, and local schools are in on the action.
Here’s a look at how each one fared in their district play and where they’re going next.
The district champs moved on to regionals, which got under way after press time. The regional finals are scheduled for Nov. 8. For more on regional showdowns, visit our website at www.candgnews.com.
Class A at Farmington High
Farmington Hills Mercy proved to be best in its district, beating Farmington in three games Nov. 2 in its district final.
On the way to the title, Mercy beat Detroit Henry Ford in three games Nov. 1 and Redford Union in three Oct. 30.
Farmington made it to the championship match after beating Detroit Mumford in three Nov. 1 and Detroit Renaissance in three Oct. 30.
Mercy played Berkley High in a regional semifinal after press time. The winner moves on to the final at 7 p.m. Nov. 8 at Farmington.
Class A at North Farmington
North Farmington got in on the championship action, beating White Lake Lakeland in four games Nov. 2 for the title.
En route, the Raiders beat Farmington Hills Harrison in three games Nov. 1 and Walled Lake Northern in five Oct. 30.
North Farmington played Brighton High in a regional semifinal after press time. The winner takes on either Ann Arbor Huron or Northville High for the regional championship at 6 p.m. Nov. 8 at Brighton.
- Last 7 Days
- Last 30 Days
- Bishop Foley preps for Bridgman High in semifinals, takes aim at third state title in three years - Madison Heights
- Bay City Western gets run in sixth inning, holds on to beat Brother Rice 1-0 in D-1 final - Birmingham
- Troy High wins D-1 soccer title, Marian falls in D-2 - Bloomfield Hills
- Brother Rice baseball team set to face Howell High in Division 1 semifinal - Birmingham
- Ruppenthal dominates as Brother Rice advances to Division 1 state final - Birmingham
- Bishop Foley baseball beats Bridgman, plays for third D-3 title in three years tomorrow - Madison Heights
- Liggett wins D-4 state title in extra innings - Grosse Pointes
- Warren Mott upends Warren De La Salle in D-1 baseball pre-district - Warren
- Bloomfield Hills Marian wins first district title in 10 seasons - Bloomfield Hills
- Bats come to life in sixth inning as St. Mary's baseball team advances past Andover - Bloomfield Hills
- LACROSSE: Local teams see varying results as state tournament begins - Warren
- Price boasts about Stoney Creek softball after his girls claim division title - Rochester Hills
- Mercy uses five home runs to claim second consecutive district title; Rice, St. Mary's and Troy also advance - Farmington Hills
- Wixom St. Catherine tops Royal Oak Shrine in district final - Royal Oak
- Warren Mott upends Warren De La Salle in D-1 baseball pre-district
- Price boasts about Stoney Creek softball after his girls claim division title
- Rice, Cranbrook and Bloomfield United battle for lacrosse crowns
- Clawson High girls soccer gives itself chance at third straight title
- Lathrup baseball claims fourth OAA Gold title in last seven seasons
- Bloomfield Hills Marian wins first district title in 10 seasons
- Southfield gymnast wins two gold medals