Thursday Kickoff Results
Mark Ingram
Mark Ingram
MichiganVarsity.com
Posted Aug 24, 2007


There weren't too many close games this first night as some of the state's top teams showed their stuff in impressive debuts. One big time recruit had a huge game along the way and we check how our predictions went.

Bay City Central vs Saginaw
OUR PREDICTION - BCC - 28, Saginaw - 7
ACTUAL SCORE - BCC - 24, Saginaw - 6

Hey, not a bad start for us. The Bay City backfield trio of Luther Ware, Trenton Robinson and Justin Reed was too much.

Flint Southwestern vs Midland Dow
OUR PREDICTION - Dow - 28, FSWA - 19
ACTUAL SCORE - FSWA - 49, Dow - 14

We thought Dow would hang in and pull away late and the Chargers were up 7-6 in the 2nd quarter, but then the Mark Ingram show began. The senior RB racked up 319 yards on 21 carries and 4 touchdowns. The addition of Ingram has Southwestern really looking like a team who will make a deep playoff run.

Macomb Dakota vs Port Huron Northern
OUR PREDICTION - Dakota - 38, PHN - 14
ACTUAL SCORE - Dakota - 35, PHN - 0

The Cougars got their title defense started off right. Mitch Lovett stepped right in for James Stallons and tossed two TD passes, one to Kyle DeMaster.

Michigan Varsity season record: 2-1

OTHER SCORES
Muskegon Reeths-Puffer - 14, Fruitport - 8
Reed City - 35, Kingsley - 0
Sterling Heights Stevenson - 28, L'Anse Creuse - 0
Suttons Bay - 38, Traverse City St. Francis - 20
Wakefield-Marenisco - 19, Bessemer - 0

Comstock/Vicksburg, Warren Fitzgerald/St.Clair Shores Lakeshore, St.Clair/New Haven - all suspended due to weather,


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