2019 Football Preview: St. Clair Shores Lake Shore

2018 Record: 6-4

By: C & G Sports Staff | St. Clair Shores Sentinel | Published July 19, 2019

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at Port Huron Northern (2-7) — 7 p.m. Aug. 29
Port Huron Northern bookended Lake Shore’s 2018 schedule. The Huskies won both — a 21-14 Week 1 win and a 28-18 triumph in a Division 2 pre-district playoff game. Lake Shore is 3-6 against Northern — 0-4 since the start of the 2016 season.


vs. Warren Lincoln (3-6) — 7 p.m. Sept. 6
Lake Shore blanked Lincoln 32-0 last season to move to 8-5-1 in the series. This is the first time the teams have met in consecutive seasons since matchups in 2006 and 2007.


vs. Warren Fitzgerald (3-6) — 7 p.m. Sept. 13
Lake Shore is 11-8-1 against Fitzgerald after last year’s 53-22 triumph. Last season, the Spartans missed the playoffs for the first time since 2013. The Shorians’ 2018 playoff trip was their first since 2009.


at Harrison Township L’Anse Creuse (1-8) — 7 p.m. Sept. 20
Lake Shore beat L’Anse Creuse 58-14 last season to take an 18-14 series lead. The Lancers have finished with a winning record just twice in the last decade.


vs. St. Clair Shores South Lake (3-6) — 7 p.m. Sept. 27
The midseason bout will be the 60th between the city foes. Lake Shore downed South Lake 26-7 last season and leads the series 32-26-1. The Shorians have taken two straight in the series after dropping seven in a row.


at Eastpointe High (4-5) — 6 p.m. Oct. 4
Lake Shore is 4-1 against Eastpointe after last season’s 43-28 win.


at Sterling Heights High (1-8) — 7 p.m. Oct. 11
Lake Shore won 47-6 last season to take a 2-1 series edge. Sterling Heights was outscored last season by 26.3 points per game.


vs. Warren Woods Tower (9-2) — 7 p.m. Oct. 18
Lake Shore has struggled with Tower, exhibited by its 1-21 mark in the series. Tower prevailed 26-12 last season.


at St. Clair Shores Lakeview (0-9) — 7 p.m. Oct. 25
Lake Shore leads the series 35-32-1. Last season, the Huskies won 15-6. The 2018 season was the first in which Lake Shore and Lakeview both qualified for the state playoffs.

Schedule provided by mhsaa.com and historical data provided by michigan-football.com.