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FOOTBALL: Marquee games on tap for opening weekend

Football   | Branden Hunter

FOOTBALL: Marquee games on tap for opening  weekend

The high school football season is here again! After a long nine month layoff, teams all over the great state of Michigan will be able to put the pads on again this weekend, and begin their road to Ford Field. Hundreds of games will be on tap for this weekend, but here are a few worth checking out.

Detroit Sports Commission 10th annual Prep Kickoff Classic at Wayne State University:

Thursday, August 28

1 p.m. West Bloomfield vs. Dearborn

4 p.m. Temperance Bedford vs. Dearborn Fordson

7 p.m. Allen Park vs. Melvindale

Friday, August 29

1 p.m. Warren Mott vs. Detroit Cody

4 p.m. Orchard Lake St.Mary's vs. Southfield

7 p.m. Detroit Cass Tech vs. Oak Park

Saturday, August 30

11 a.m. Detroit East English Village Prep vs. Lansing Sexton

2 p.m. Birmingham Brother Rice vs. Chicago Brother Rice


Games on Thursday, August 28

Macomb Dakota at Clarkston @ 7 p.m.

Lake Orion at Chippewa Valley @ 7 p.m.

Detroit Denby at Detroit Renaissance @ 7 p.m.

Grand Rapids Catholic Central at East Grand Rapids @ 7 p.m.

Farmington Hills Harrison at Farmington @ 7 p.m.

Flint Beecher at Flint Northwestern @ 7 p.m.

UofD Jesuit at Chandler Park Academy @ 7 p.m.

Romulus at River Rouge @ 7 p.m.

Utica Eisenhower at Rockford @ 7 p.m.

Saginaw Arthur Hill at Saginaw Heritage @ 7 p.m.

Midland at Traverse City West @ 7 p.m.


Games on Friday, August 29

Ypsilanti at Ann Arbor Pioneer @ 7 p.m.

Grosse Pointe South at Detroit Mumford @ 7 p.m.

Grand Rapids South Christian at Grand Rapids Christian @ 7 p.m.

Catholic Central at Muskegon @ 7 p.m.

Detroit King at Port Huron @ 7 p.m.

Mona Shores at Saline @ 7 p.m.

Warren DeLaSalle at Toledo Central Catholic (OH) @ 7 p.m.

Detroit Loyola at Zeeland East @ 7 p.m.