2019 Football Preview: Warren Cousino

2018 Record: 2-7

By: C & G Sports Staff | Warren Weekly | Published August 2, 2019

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vs. Warren Woods Tower (9-2) — 7 p.m. Aug. 29
Tower won last year’s bout 43-13 to tie the series at 10-10. This marks the sixth straight year the Warren schools have faced off in Week 1.

at Utica Eisenhower (6-4) — 7 p.m. Sept. 6
Cousino is just 2-11 all-time versus Eisenhower, with the wins coming in 1983 and 1984. Eisenhower shut out Cousino 67-0 last season on its way to a fifth straight playoff trip.

vs. Roseville High (6-4) — 7 p.m. Sept. 13
Cousino leads the series 13-7, but Roseville has won three of the last four matchups. Last season, the Panthers beat the Patriots 40-26.

vs. Port Huron Northern (10-2) — 7 p.m. Sept. 20
The Week 4 matchup with Northern will be the fourth for Cousino against a 2018 playoff team to start the season. The Huskies beat the Patriots 26-7 last season to take an 8-3 series lead.

at Macomb L’Anse Creuse North (4-5) — 7 p.m. Sept. 27
Cousino leads its series with LCN 11-6, but the Crusaders have taken the last three matchups. LCN beat Cousino 25-7 last season.

at Port Huron High (3-6) — 7 p.m. Oct. 4
Port Huron bested Cousino 43-0 in 2018 to take a 7-5 series edge. The Big Reds have won five of the last six matchups.

vs. St. Clair Shores Lakeview (7-4) — 7 p.m. Oct. 11
Cousino hasn’t had much trouble with Lakeview, exhibited by its 7-1 record in the series. The Patriots’ only loss in the series came last season — a 40-28 Week 7 Huskies win.

at Fraser High (1-8) — 7 p.m. Oct. 18
Cousino is on quite the roll against Fraser, having won seven straight in the series to take a 15-10 lead in the matchup. The Patriots’ first win of 2018 came in a 35-20 victory over the Ramblers. Cousino’s last loss to Fraser was in 1996.

vs. Sterling Heights High (1-8) — 7 p.m. Oct. 25
The winner of the regular-season finale between Cousino and Sterling Heights will take a 17-16 series lead. The Patriots downed the Stallions 46-21 last year for their fifth straight win in the series.

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

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