2019 Football Preview: Rochester Adams

2018 Record: 6-4

By: C & G Sports Staff | Rochester Post | Published July 16, 2019


vs. Rochester High (2-7) — 7 p.m. Aug. 29
This is the fourth straight season opener against each other for the rivals. Adams has won all three previous matchups, including a close 28-27 victory one year ago. Adams leads the series 34-14.

vs. Oxford High (8-3) — 7 p.m. Sept. 6
The Wildcats and Highlanders have met 10 times over the years, with Adams winning six of the meetings. When the two teams faced off last season, Adams was able to snap a two-game losing streak with a 17-8 win.

at Lake Orion High (5-5) — 7 p.m. Sept. 13
The Dragons lead the all-time series 20-14 and won this matchup last season, squeezing by Adams in a 28-24 win.

vs. Bloomfield Hills High (2-7) — 7 p.m. Sept. 20
Adams has never lost to the Black Hawks in four matchups between the two schools.

vs. Birmingham Seaholm (7-3) — 7 p.m. Sept. 27
The Maples enjoyed a bounce-back season in 2018 after winning just one game the year before. The last time Adams and Seaholm played one another was in 2016, when the Highlanders won 27-0.
at West Bloomfield High (9-3) — 7 p.m. Oct. 4
When the Lakers and Highlanders met last season, West Bloomfield won 28-24, but Adams still leads the all-time series 13-7.

vs. Clarkston High (11-3) — 7 p.m. Oct. 11
The Wolves reached the Division 1 state final game last season, falling to Clinton Township Chippewa Valley. Adams lost to Clarkston last season 30-8 and trails 20-14 in the all-time series.

at Southfield A&T (3-6) — 7 p.m. Oct. 18
These two programs will meet for just the third time. Adams took the first two matchups, winning 33-14 in 2018 and 38-14 in 2017.

at Rochester Hills Stoney Creek (3-6) — 7 p.m. Oct. 25
Stoney Creek has beaten Adams just one time in the past 10 tries. The Highlanders concluded the regular season in 2018 with a 17-3 win over the Cougars.