Two Grand Rapids Area Teams Still Alive In Football Playoffs
And then there were two. Only Rockford and Catholic Central are still standing heading in to this weekend's semi-finals.
Rockford, who surprisingly routed Saline in the Region 1 championship last weekend, will be stay at home for their semi-final with Davison from the Flint area. The Rams will host the Cardinals at Ted Carlson Stadium in Rockford at 1:00pm Saturday.
The Rockford playoff games are also broadcast over a loudspeaker throughout the outdoor dining are in downtown Rockford, if you want to go up for a beer on what may be a snowy afternoon.
Catholic Central, who like Rockford is undefeated, will also kick it off at home Saturday at 1:00pm, hosting the Freeland Falcons from the Saginaw metro.
The Cougars have a record setting wide receiver in Miami of Ohio bound Jace Williams who caught his 46th touchdown pass in last Saturday's 58-7 romp over Oakridge. That is the most career touchdowns by a Michigan high school receiver.