Royal Oak Shrine
July 23, 2014
at Melvindale Academy (4-5 overall) — 4 p.m. Aug. 28
First meeting ever between these programs. Melvindale Academy reached the D-7 playoffs with a 4-4 record in the regular season last year.
vs. Grosse Pointe Woods University Liggett (5-5) — 2 p.m. Sept. 6
Despite all Liggett’s success the past four seasons, including a 28-13 record and four playoff appearances, Shrine is a perfect 3-0 against the team in that span.
vs. Mount Pleasant Sacred Heart (7-4) — 2 p.m. Sept. 13
This is the first meeting between these teams since a 40-13 Shrine victory in 2007. Sacred Heart won the only other meeting 14-13 in 2006.
at Madison Heights Bishop Foley (7-4) — 7 p.m. Sept. 19
Shrine beat Foley 13-6 in the fourth game of 2013, but then was on the wrong side of a 42-10 game in the opening round of the state playoffs.
vs. Allen Park Cabrini (3-5) — 2 p.m. Sept. 27
Shrine is 6-1 against Cabrini since 2008. That record includes two victories in both 2008 and 2010, and a 17-14 victory last year.
at Waterford Our Lady of the Lakes (8-3) — 1 p.m. Oct. 4
Shrine has lost three in a row and five of the past six meetings with Lakes. The teams met twice last year, with Lakes winning 21-14 and 28-10.
vs. Riverview Gabriel Richard (5-4) — 2 p.m. Oct. 12
A Sunday afternoon game at home, Shrine will seek payback for a 21-19 loss in Week Seven. Shrine had won seven in a row against Richard prior to that.
at Bloomfield Hills Cranbrook-Kingswood (2-7) — 7 p.m. Oct. 17
Shrine is unbeaten (5-0) against Cranbrook and has allowed more than 7 points in a game only once.
vs. Catholic League crossover — Oct. 25
This will either be a spot in the 2014 Prep Bowl or an opponent scheduled after the eighth week is complete.
November 16, 2015
Beverly Hills Detroit Country Day
Thanks to two early scores, some lock-down defense, and a touchdown with just 5:25 remaining in regulation, the Beverly Hills Detroit Country Day football team picked up a 20-13 victory against Milan High in a Division 4 regional final on Nov. 14 and earned this week’s Team of the Week honor. Country Day, which had outscored its opponents 78-7 in the district round, advanced to the state semifinals for the second year in a row. The Yellowjackets (11-1) face Flint Powers Catholic (10-2) at 1 p.m. Nov. 21 at West Bloomfield High.