Big Reds, Cougars, Mustangs all advance in soccer playoffs
October 16, 2013
Clinton Township Chippewa Valley, Macomb Dakota and Macomb Lutheran North were all victorious in their 2013 Michigan High School Athletic Association boys soccer state playoff district quarterfinals Oct. 14.
Chippewa Valley (7-6-3) knocked off Macomb L’Anse Creuse North (7-10-1) 1-0 in a Division 1 game played at L’Anse Creuse North. The Big Reds advanced to square off with Dakota (15-1-2) in a semifinal game after the Cougars bested Anchor Bay (3-16-0) 2-1 at Anchor Bay.
The matchup between Chippewa Valley and Dakota took place after press time. The winner of that battle will meet either Harrison Township L’Anse Creuse (10-6-2) or Port Huron Northern (5-9-4) in a district final set for 7 p.m. Oct. 19 at L’Anse Creuse North.
Lutheran North ousted Marine City (9-4-2) 3-0 in a D-3 game played at Marine City. The Mustangs (9-6-4) advanced to take on Capac in a match that took place after press time. The winner of that bout moves on to face Almont, Richmond or Imlay City in a district final set for 4 p.m. Oct. 18 at Imlay City.
For more information on the 2013 MHSAA state boys soccer playoffs, see next week’s paper or visit www.mhsaa.com.
October 05, 2015
Romeo remained undefeated by defeating Macomb Dakota 26-14 in a Macomb Area Conference crossover that paired two of the top-ranked teams in Michigan. Romeo’s defense came into the game having surrendered just 13 points all season, and helped seal the win with a safety and interception return for touchdown by Brad Tanner in the fourth quarter. Romeo earned its first win against Dakota since 2010.