Published October 31, 2019

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Clinton Township Chippewa Valley and Macomb Dakota football will have their respective seasons on the line when the programs square off in a Division 1 predistrict playoff game at 7 p.m. Nov. 1 at Chippewa.

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Published October 30, 2019

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HOWELL — The Grosse Ile boys soccer team hasn’t allowed a goal in six playoff games and is now one win away from a Division 3 state title following a 1-0 Oct. 30 win over Macomb Lutheran North in a D-3 state semifinal.

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Published October 30, 2019

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We’ve reached the second season. The 2019 MHSAA state football playoffs begin this weekend, and include a number of teams from Macomb County. The area has done well in recent postseasons.

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Published October 29, 2019

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Farmington Hills Mercy volleyball coach Loretta Vogel admits she doesn’t keep track of the championships her team wins. Nevertheless, the Marlins added another CHSL tournament title to their trophy case with a 3-0 Oct. 29 win over Bloomfield Hills Marian in the CHSL Bishop Tournament final.

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Published October 29, 2019

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As a Lutheran school, Macomb Lutheran North has not always been able to compete in CHSL tournaments. The Mustangs this year, though, proved they belong, downing Warren Regina 3-1 to claim the CHSL Cardinal Division tournament championship.

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Published October 27, 2019

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The 2019 state football playoffs kick off Nov. 1 and 32 teams from programs inside the C & G Sports coverage have played their way into the postseason. The 2019 state football playoffs start with predistricts Nov. 1 and end with the Division 1-8 state title games Nov.

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Published October 25, 2019

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STERLING HEIGHTS — “If the game comes down to a game-winning kick, there’s not another kicker in America I’d want taking the kick than you.

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Published October 23, 2019

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Division titles have been decided, and it’s the last week of the regular season, but there’s a lot on the line for prep football teams across the state. Playoff spots and positioning are still to be decided.

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Published October 18, 2019

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STERLING HEIGHTS — The Harrison Township L’Anse Creuse football team has gone from the outhouse to the penthouse. The Lancers 23-20 thrilling Oct. 18 win over Sterling Heights High gives L’Anse Creuse a share of the Macomb Area Conference Gold championship.

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Published October 16, 2019

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MADISON HEIGHTS — It may have been a bit of hyperbole, but Madison Heights Lamphere junior captain Alex Daraban had some strong feelings after his goal with 2:19 left in regulation lifted the Rams to a 1-0 win over Warren Woods Tower in an Oct. 16 Division 2 district final.

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Published October 16, 2019

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It’s the last week of divisional play in the Macomb Area Conference, and outright and shares of league titles in all six MAC divisions will be up for grabs this Friday night.

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Published October 4, 2019

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UTICA — It wasn’t on a stage quite as big as the NFL Championship game, but the Sterling Heights Stevenson football team’s execution of the “Philly Special” helped keep the team alive in the race for a playoff spot.

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Published October 2, 2019

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We’re now in the last month of the regular season. That means prep football teams are now thinking about playoff positioning. In Michigan, six wins in a nine-game slate ensures a playoff spot. Five-win teams can get in based on their schedule strength.

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Published September 20, 2019

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MACOMB TOWNSHIP — Homecoming is a special time for most high school students, but this year it was extra special for Macomb Dakota senior quarterback Matt Love. Love made his first start in the Cougars 40-14 Sept.

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Published September 18, 2019

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Every football team in the Macomb Area Conference has played at least one divisional game. All 36 squads will play a second league matchup this weekend. A 2-0 start in divisional play could put this weekend’s winners on the inside track for a division championship.

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Published September 17, 2019

A coach and a teacher, Nichole Wouters was an inspiration and fighter until the very end to members of the Chippewa Valley School District. Wouters died Sept. 16 after battling lung and brain cancer for 2 1/2 years. She was 30.

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Published September 13, 2019

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MOUNT CLEMENS — It’s early in the season and in his tenure, but new Mount Clemens High football coach Marcus Cribbs looks to have the program on track for a comeback. In its 38-0 Sept. 13 win over Detroit University Prep Science and Math, the Bathers moved to 3-0 on the season.

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Published September 11, 2019

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Every game of a football season is important, but there’s a special importance when it comes to divisional play. Coaches each offseason set a goal of winning a division title.

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Published September 6, 2019

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WARREN — You can expect fireworks whenever the Warren Fitzgerald and Clinton Township Clintondale football teams meet. The Spartans and Dragons met four times from 2014 to 2017, with all four matchups being decided by a touchdown or less. The teams’ Sept.

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Published September 5, 2019

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It’s Week 2. The week where half of the prep football team’s in Michigan with a win can build some momentum, while the other half hope to not put themselves in an early hole. In this latest installment of Macomb Mashups, we take a look at some squads on both sides of that spectrum.

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