2019 Football Preview: Beverly Hills Detroit Country Day

2018 Record: 7-3

By: C & G Sports Staff | Birmingham - Bloomfield Eagle | Published August 13, 2019


at Flushing High (7-3) — 7 p.m. Aug. 29 at Flushing Central Middle School
The Raiders have only been able to beat the Yellowjackets once in four tries. In last year’s game, Country Day won 14-9.

vs. Detroit Mumford (5-4) — 7 p.m. Sept. 6
These two teams opened last year’s regular season. In that game, Country Day topped the Mustangs 21-7.

at Warren Michigan Collegiate (8-2) — 7 p.m. Sept. 14 at Madison Heights Bishop Foley
Since its formation in 2008, the Cougars football program has only missed the postseason once and has had a winning season every year. This game will mark the first time the two squads have met.

vs. Detroit Public Safety Academy (7-3) — 7 p.m. Sept. 20
In just their third year as a program, the Eagles won seven games and made the playoffs last season. In the previous two seasons, Safety Academy won a total of five games.

vs. Detroit Loyola (7-4) — 7 p.m. Sept. 27
The Bulldogs fell to Country Day last season 28-12 in Week 4. Despite the loss, they lead the all-time series 3-1.

vs. Richland Gull Lake (0-9) — 1 p.m. Oct. 5
The Blue Devils have failed to make the playoffs since 2009. In a 41-3 win last season, the Yellowjackets scored their second-highest point total of the season.

vs. Detroit Edison (4-5) — 7 p.m. Oct. 11
This game will mark the first meeting between the Yellowjackets and Pioneers. Edison’s offense has experienced down years the past two seasons, as it has been unable to accumulate more than 95 points either year.

at Haslett High (8-2) — 7 p.m. Oct. 18
The Vikings reached the playoffs for the second straight year last season. However, it was also the second straight year their season ended in an opening-round loss to East Lansing High.

vs. Ferndale High (7-3) — 7 p.m. Oct. 25
This is the third straight meeting between the programs. The Eagles won both previous games, 17-7 in 2017 and 27-14 in 2018.