Utica Ford II
Published July 29, 2014
vs. Royal Oak High (4-5) — 7 p.m. (date and location to be determined)
This is the first-ever meeting between the Falcons and Ravens, who are 1-7 in season openers. Ford II is 6-4 in its last 10 season openers.
at Utica High (4-5) – 7 p.m. Sept. 5
The Falcons were shut out by the Chieftains 20-0 to end the 2013 season. Utica High has won three of the last four meetings and has blanked Ford II in their last two games.
vs. Port Huron High (5-4) — 7 p.m. Sept. 12
This is the first meeting since 2004 state playoffs — Ford downed Port Huron 50-34. The Falcons are 7-0 against Port Huron High since 1985.
at Romeo High (6-5) – 7 p.m. Sept. 19
This meeting represents the 25th matchup of the Falcons and Bulldogs since 1973. Romeo downed Ford II 38-22 last season. The Falcons are 1-5 vs. the Bulldogs since 2000. Romeo has outscored Ford II by 133 points in that span.
vs. Sterling Heights High (1-8) — 7 p.m. Sept. 26
This is the first meeting since Ford downed Sterling Heights High 29-8 in 2007. The Falcons are 2-1 vs. the Stallions since 2000.
at Sterling Heights Stevenson (4-5) — 7 p.m. Oct. 3
The teams that share a home field will meet for the 42nd time — but not as divisional foes, as Ford moves to the MAC White. Stevenson has won two straight in the series (27-9 in 2013) after dropping two consecutive games in 2010-11.
vs. Anchor Bay (4-5) — 7 p.m. Oct. 10
The Falcons downed the Tars 45-22 in their last meeting in 2011. That was Ford II’s seventh straight win over Anchor Bay. The Falcons are 12-4 all-time vs. the Tars.
at Grosse Pointe South (6-4) — 7 p.m. Oct.17
This is the eighth all-time meeting between the Falcons and Blue Devils — and first since 2005. Ford II leads the series 5-2.
vs. Warren Mott (10-1) — 7 p.m. Oct. 24
Mott beat Ford 55-7 last season and downed the Falcons 41-0 in 2012. Those represent Mott’s only two wins over Ford.