The Dream is Near – High School Football Semi-Finals

Ford Field

The View at Ford Field

When the High School football season started back in August, there were 584 teams that had the dream of going to the State Championships at Ford Field in November.

The regular season ended in October, 256 teams earned or were selected to take part in this years playoffs.

Three weeks later, 32 teams remain. Many deserving Oakland County teams’ season came to a end early, while five surviving teams are continuing the quest to become a state champ.


Tickets for Semifinal games on Nov. 22 are $6 for a single game, and $7 for multiple games at the same location. & MHSAA.TV will live stream semifinal games.

This Saturday’s Semifinals:


  • East Kentwood (11-1) vs. Clarkston (12-0) at Brighton
  • Saline (11-1) vs. Detroit Cass Tech (12-0) at Troy Athens


  • Muskegon Mona Shores (11-1) vs. Farmington Hills Harrison (10-2) at Howell
  • Southfield (9-3) vs. Warren De La Salle (9-3) at Novi


  • Muskegon (11-1) vs. Zeeland West (12-0) at Rockford
  • Orchard Lake St Mary’s (10-2) vs. New Boston Huron (11-1) at Dearborn


  • Grand Rapids South Christian (10-2) vs. Edwardsburg (11-1) at Vicksburg
  • Lansing Sexton (12-0) vs. Detroit Country Day (8-4) at Fenton


  • Menominee (12-0) vs. Grand Rapids West Catholic (12-0), 11 a.m. at Marquette Superior Dome
  • Lansing Catholic (12-0) vs. Almont (12-0) at Ortonville Brandon


  • Boyne City (12-0) vs. Ithaca (12-0), 2 at Midland
  • Grand Rapids NorthPointe Christian (11-1) vs. Monroe St Mary Catholic Central (11-1) at Battle Creek Harper Creek


  • Ishpeming (11-0) vs. Saginaw Michigan Lutheran Seminary (11-1), 2 at Marquette Superior Dome
  • Pewamo-Westphalia (10-2) vs. Detroit Loyola (12-0) at Jackson Withington Stadium


  • Muskegon Catholic Central (12-0) vs. Harbor Beach (12-0) at Alma College
  • Munising (11-1) vs. Beal City (10-2), 7 at Marquette Superior Dome

For more information on all the games in the playoffs, including game times and locations, visit the MHSAA website.

The Finals

Ford Field - Detroit MichiganTickets for the finals at Ford Field are $10 per day. You will be able to watch all four games that day on a single admission.


November 28
Division 8 — 10 a.m.
Division 2 — 1 p.m.
Division 6 — 4:30 p.m.
Division 4 — 7:30 p.m.
November 29
Division 7 — 10 a.m.
Division 1 — 1 p.m.
Division 5 — 4:30 p.m.
Division 3 — 7:30 p.m.

All of the Finals will be televised live on Fox Sports Detroit.

For more information on the finals, visit the Ford Field website.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s