Football Frenzy Week 1: Aug. 24, 2018


HELLO EVERYBODY..WE HAD SO MUCH FUN LAST NIGHT..WE DECIDED TO DO IT AGAIN ..A DOUBLE DOSE OF THE FOOTBALL FRENZY..TONIGHT WE’VE GOT YOU COVERED WITH HILITES FROM 21 GAMES FROM AROUND WEST MICHIGAN… AND BEYOND..I’M JACK DOLES..THIS IS LARRY FIGURSKI THAT’S JOE AULISIO.. AND THIS IS THE FOOTBALL FRENZY.. 3 WE’LL START AS WE ALWAYS DO… WITH OUR SPOTLIGHT GAMES..AND WHAT A WAY TO START A SEASON.. A PAIR OF DEFENDING STATE CHAMPS… GO HEAD TO HEAD IN JACKSON.. 3 3 WEST CATHOLIC… WINNERS OF FIVE STRAIGHT DIVISION FIVE CHAMPIONS..OPENED AGAINST LUMEN CHRISTI..WINNER OF THE LAST TWO DIVISION SIX TITLES.. THIS IS A TRUE CLASH OF THE TITANS.. 3 SPOTLIGHT NUMBER TWO SPOTLIGHT 3 NUMBER TWO SHINNING ON ANN ARBOR TONIGHT….THE GRANDVILLE BULLDOGS KICKING OFF WHAT IS ARGUABLY THE TOUGHEST SCHEDULE IN THE STATE, TONIGHT AT THE BIG HOUSE.PRIOR TO THE O-K RED GUANTLET…THE DOGS OPENING WITH THREE NON CONFERENCE ROAD GAMES…AT CLARKSTON… 3 ((ááLARáá))AT DE LASALLE..AND FOREST HILL CENTRAL.THE LAST A STATE SEMIFINALIST..THE FIRST TWO, DEFENDING STATE CHAMPS… BEGINNING WITH D-1 CHAMP CLARKSTON. 3 3 3 3 MUSKEGON AND WARREN DE LA SALLE HAVE PLAYED TWICE. BOTH OF THOSE MEETINGS WERE FOR STATE TITLES. THE BIG REDS WON BOTH OF THOSE IN ’06 AND ’08. 3 3 TONIGHT THAT WASN’T ON THE LINE, BUT A WIN IN WEEK ONE SURE WOULD BE TELLING FOR EITHER OF THESE PROGRAMS… 3 3 NEXT STOP..COUGAR STADIUM.. WHERE ANOTHER DEFENDING STATE CHAMP KICKED OFF THE SEASON.. CATHOLIC CENTRAL.. OPENED AGAINST MUSKEGON HEIGHTS.. 3 ((ááLARáá))IN GRAND RAPIDS….. AND OLD CITY LEAGUE BATTLE AT HOUSEMAN.BOTH OTTAWA HILLS AND G-R UNION LOOKING FOR THEIR FIRST WIN SINCE 20-15. 3 3 3 3 NORTHPOINTE CHRISTIAN WAS IN THE PLAYOFFS LAST YEAR…THE MUSTANGS LOOKING TO BUILD ON A SIX WIN CAMPAIGN FROM A SEASON AGO HOSTING SOUTH LAKE… 3 3 3 WE’RE OFF TO LAKE ODESSA.. WHERE LAKEWOOD WELCOMED LITTLE VILLAGE… FROM CHICAGO… 3 ((ááLARáá))FOR THE FIRST TIME IN THE 54 YEAR HISTORY OF THE PORTAGE NORTHERN FOOTBALL PROGRAM, THE HUSKIES, HOSTING A TRUE áHOMEá GAME TONIGHT…. THE MUCH ANTICIPATED GRAND OPENING OF HUSKIE STADIUM….. THERE WERE PLANS DATING BACK SOME 50 YEARS TO “SOMEDAY” BUILD A FIELD AND TRACK AT NORTHERN….BUT IT WASN’T APPROVED UNTIL TWO YEARS AGO. FOR THE PAST 53 YEARS THE HUSKIES HAVE PLAYED THEIR HOME GAMES, ACROSS TOWN AT MC CAMLEY FIELD, AT PORTAGE CENTRAL. 3 ((ááLARáá))WELL, NOT ANYMORE….LOY NORRIX IN TOWN FOR THE GRAND OPENING AND THE FIRST HOME GAME áEVER AT PORTAGE NORTHERN. 3 3 3 3 3 MARSHALL OPENING ITS SEASON HOSTING A FREELAND PROGRAM THAT’S FINISHED WITH DOUBLE DIGIT WINS IN THREE OF THE LAST FOUR YEARS… YEARS… 3 THE LAST FOUR YEARS… 3 3 áááBREAK TWOááá WELCOME BACK TO THE FOOTBALL FRENZY..WE’LL START THE SECOND HALF IN ??? 3 ((ááLARáá))IN ROCKFORD…THE RAMS….COMING OFF THEIR 23RD CONSEUTIVE PLAYOFF APPEARANCE UNDER RAPLH MUNGER…. ENTERTAINING A VERY GOOD TEAM FROM THE LOYOLA ACADEMY OF ILLINOIS.THE RAMLBERS, STATE FINALIST A YEAR AGO. 3 3 3 3 NEWAYGO AND KENT CITY APPEARED IN THE POSTSEASON LAST YEAR COMBINING FOR 17 VICTORIES… THIS WOULD BE A QUALITY WIN FOR ONE OF THE TWO IN THE SEASON OPENER.. 3 3 WE’RE ON THE SIDELINES IN GRANT….FOR GAME THIRTEEN OF THE FRENZY..GRANT AND SHELBY 3 ((ááLARáá))TO NORTH MUSKEGON NOW….TO NORTH MUSKEGON NOW….THE NORSEMAN COMING OFF A PLAYOFF BIRTH A YEAR AGO…. ENTERTAINING HESPERIA…THE PANTHERS HOPING TO BOUNCE BACK FROM A WINLESS SEASON IN 20-17. 3 3 3 WHITE CLOUD AND LEE LOOKING TO BUILD SOME EARLY SEASON MOMENTUM… 3 3 NEXT STOP…KELLOGGSVILLE… WHERE THE ROCKETS ARE TRYING TO BUILD ON LAST YEARS 10 WIN SEASON…AND LOOKING TO MAKE IT THREE STRAIGHT YEARS TO THE PLAYOFFS…TOUGH OPENER… WITH WHITEHALL IN TOWN 3 ((ááLARáá))IN FREMONT…COULD THIS BE THE NIGHT?THE PACKERS LOSERS OF 29 IN A ROW OVER THREE SEASON…ENTERTAINING THE WILDCATS OF EVART. 3 3 3 3 WE’RE OFF TO HOLTON…WHERE THE RED DEVILS OPENED THE SEASON AGAINST HART.. 3 3 NEXT STOP..HOLLAND… THE DUTCH MADE THE PLAYOFFS LAST YEAR.. 3 ((ááLARá))OUR 20TH STOP OF THE NIGHT…GULL LAKE….THE BLUE DEVILS HOSTING THE MUSTANGS OF PORTAGE CENTRAL. 3 3 áááBREAK THREEááá

About the Author: Garret Beatty

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *