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Published August 23, 2018

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WARREN — Warren Woods Tower football coach Al Gulick after his team’s 43-13 Aug. 23 season opening win over Warren Cousino said he wasn’t too impressed with his offense in his team’s preseason scrimmage.

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Published August 22, 2018

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Our Timothy Pontzer will be at two of the top matchups this weekend. One will feature a clash of the top powerhouses of Oakland and Macomb County while the other will mark the beginning of the end for a legendary program.Read More

Published August 22, 2018

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The football teams from Ferndale High and Fraser High will attempt to get their respective seasons off to a winning start when they meet in a season opener at 7 p.m. Aug. 23 at Ferndale.   The programs have had different levels of success in recent years.

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Published August 22, 2018

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It’s here. The 2018 prep football season is finally here. Coaches, players and fans can rejoice after a 10-month absence, as hundreds of teams across the state kick the season off this weekend.

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Published August 20, 2018

Harper Woods Chandler Park Academy — 2017 record: 6-4

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Published August 20, 2018

Harper Woods High — 2017 record: 3-6

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Published August 15, 2018

SOUTHFIELD — With most of the top athletes at Lawrence Technological University looking on, the school welcomed its newest prized recruit Aug. 1.Read More

Published August 15, 2018

On the day in April when Sean Shields was expecting a decision as to whether or not he would be hired as Berkley High’s next football coach, he went to a golf course with his 4-year-old daughter. Shields said he wanted to “clear my head and try not to think about it.Read More

Published August 14, 2018

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Auburn Hills Oakland Christian | 2017 record: 7-3

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Published August 14, 2018

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Rochester Hills Lutheran Northwest | 2017 Record: 9-1

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Published August 13, 2018

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — On a warm, humid July morning, Tyler Conklin was back where it all began. As he has done countless times this summer, Conklin was back running routes and doing drills on the same turf field where he helped make history.Read More

Published August 13, 2018

UTICA — Pat Adams labels himself as a late bloomer. A Warren native, Adams currently stars as the right fielder for the Eastside Diamond Hoppers in the United Shore Professional Baseball League. However, his journey to becoming a professional player was a unique, winding path that included a brief stop on the gridiron while overcoming plenty of self-doubt.

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Published August 13, 2018

MOUNT CLEMENS — A decade ago, Steven Oleksy had an idea. A 2004 graduate of Macomb L’Anse Creuse North, Oleksy’s love of hockey is obvious. Currently a defenseman in the Anaheim Ducks organization, the Chesterfield native has enjoyed a career that includes a Stanley Cup ring with the Pittsburgh Penguins in 2016.

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Published August 10, 2018

The start of the prep football season is just around the corner, with the opening kickoff taking place Aug. 23. To help you get all the facts and figures that you need leading up to the big day, we’ve been taking a look at each team’s schedule.

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Published August 10, 2018

ST. CLAIR SHORES — Derrick Walton Jr.’s first experience as an NBA player came in a Nov. 6, 2017, game against the defending champion Golden State Warriors.

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Published August 9, 2018

Walled Lake Northern Knights — Last season’s record: 5-4

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Published August 9, 2018

FARMINGTON HILLS — Like most, John Herrington only has 10 fingers. This presents a problem. The owner of a state-best 13 state championship rings, Herrington can’t showcase all the success he’s had in his career.

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Published August 8, 2018

Just mere weeks away, the prep football season hits the field Aug. 23. Leading up to kickoff, we’re giving a quick look at the upcoming schedules for each team in the C & G Sports coverage area.   Mount Clemens High vs. Detroit Leadership Academy (1-7) — 7 p.m. Aug.

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Published August 8, 2018

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — Tony Smith will serve as interim coach of the Utica Ford II football team this season.  Before talking football at the July 24 Macomb Area Conference Media Day, Smith made it clear who the team will be playing for this fall.Read More

Published August 7, 2018

Pontiac Notre Dame Prep — 2017 record: 8-3

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