A very successful 2016 regular season came to completion with all 3 teams finishing with winning records and earning the right to wear those Home uniforms for the playoffs. Our teams finished with an combined 17-7 record - best in the MYFCC! This includes an impressive 11-3 record for games played at Lesner Field.
Playoff games for Freshman and JV this week will be played on Saturday October 29th. Times and Locations will be finalized Monday night. Here's what we know:
- JR Freshman is playing in the MYFCC Jr Freshman Jamboree on Sunday October 30th at Wisner Stadium in Pontiac. Bracket schedules will be announced on Monday.
- Freshman finished with a 5-3 record, and earned a #4 seed and will play #5 seed Plymouth-Canton Steelers for the 3rd time this season.
- JV finished with 5 wins in a row and a 6-2 record, and earned the #2 seed and will play #7 seed Pontiac Panthers.
- Varsity finished with a 6-2 record and earned the #2 seed and have a 1st round BYE. They will play in the Semi-finals against the winner of the Rochester Redskins vs. West Bloomfield Lions 1st round playoff game.
The Pink out day was a success and fun on and off the field. Our final game of 2016 at the Hawk House couldn't have been better! Lot's of Pink and everyone showing spirit and support for cancer awareness.
On the field the Hawks swept all 3 games - amazing 3 game total score of 113-12!
The Freshman started day with a 40-0 victory over the Macomb Mustang Blue team. The JV team scored 48 unanswered points in a 48-6 win over the Macomb Mustang Blue team. The Varsity game was locked up 0-0 at half in their game against the West Bloomfield, but they came out strong in 2nd half to finish off the Lions 15-6.
Next Saturday starts playoffs - information coming soon!
This Saturday October 8 brings us to the 3rd annual Battle at the Big House with the Plymouth-Canton Steelers at the Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor. The Wolverines are playing at Rutgers so the Hawks are taking over Ann Arbor!
Game day starts early - with JR Freshman game kicking off at 8am, followed by Freshman at about 9:45, JV at 11:45, and Varsity at 1:45. Games after the JR Freshman game may start early as time permits since we have a hard deadline to be out of the stadium at 4:30.
View the Game Day Guide to get all information needed to insure our players and fans get to the place at the right time on game Day!
It was a Big Day in the Big House for the Hawks, with the Hawks capturing the "Battle at the Big House" trophy for earning 2 out of 3 victories against the Plymouth-Canton Steelers.
Many of the JR Freshman got their first taste of Big House Football. It was early for them playing at 8am, but they came ready to play and had a fun game.
The Freshman controlled their game early and led through out in a 25-6 victory which moved the Freshman to 4-2 on the season.
The JV took the lead for the first time in the 2nd half, and extended their lead in the 4th quarter to claim a 26-12 victory over the 1st place Steelers. The JV team also moved to 4-2 on the season.
The Varsity lost a hard hitting game against a tough team 34-12 for their first loss of the season. The Varsity moves to 5-1, but remains in 1st place in the league. Look for a play-off game rematch between these 2 teams.
The Hawks hosted the Rochester Redskins Maroon teams for our annual Parents Day Celebration this past Saturday. The boys came out on fire with a clean sweep of all the games, outting on quite a show for their families.
The freshman team was in control though out in a convincing 26 - 7 win that moves the freshman team to a 3-1 record on the season.
The JV team faced an undefeated and un scored upon opponent, and lit up the scoreboard in a 39 - 12 victory.
The Varsity team had a tough back and forth game, but game out victorious 48-44 and remain undefeated at 4-0 on the season.
Way to go Hawks!