High School Football

Current Sports | WKAR | Okemos Draws Flint Carman-Ainsworth in Division 2 Playoff Matchup

Oct 30, 2014

For the first time ever, the Okemos Chiefs (6-3, 5-2) will step on the field against the  Flint Carman-Ainsworth Cavaliers (7-2, 5-2) Friday night.

Current Sports | WKAR |Okemos Grabs Playoff Spot With Win Over East Lansing

Oct 30, 2014

OKEMOS- The Okemos Chiefs (6-3, 4-2) won their fourth straight must-win game  and are in the playoffs for the first time since 2011 after defeating the East Lansing  Trojans (1-8, 1-6) by a score of 20-13 Friday night.

Current Sports | WKAR | Okemos Football Dominates in Win Over Lansing Eastern

Oct 21, 2014

 OKEMOS- The Okemos Chiefs shut out the Eastern Quakers, 36-0, Friday to move within  one win of clinching a playoff spot.

Current Sports | WKAR | Chiefs Overcome Big Plays to Defeat the Rams, Keep Playoff Hopes Alive

Oct 14, 2014

HOLT - Okemos coach Jack Wallace emphatically raised his hands in the air as his quarterback, Grant Klaver, kneeled down to finish the game. Once the final whistle blew, the traveling student section rushed the field to celebrate the big win with their fellow classmates and players.

Current Sports | WKAR | Grand Ledge Football Season Recap

Oct 14, 2014

As Grand Ledge football (4-3 overall) prepares for a playoff run, head coach Matt Bird is stressing to his players that keeping the tradition of Comet football in mind is going to be an essential piece of a playoff puzzle.

High School Football Rankings: Weekend Review 9/22

Sep 23, 2014

Seven area schools were ranked in the Michigan AP Poll for Sept. 16. Tomorrow’s AP rankings should see some shuffling; not every ranked team won their game on Friday.

This week saw a battle in the CAAC blue conference as Grand Ledge hosted Lansing Everett. Grand Ledge pulled out a 41 to 19 win, propelling them to second place in the conference. Pretty remarkable, seeing as though the Comets started the season 0-3! Alex Scharg talked with Grand Ledge head coach Matt Bird afterward.

Lansing Eastern vs. Holt 9/13

Sep 17, 2013

The Holt Rams entered week three of the high school football season looking for their first win of the season. They found it against a struggling Lansing Eastern team last week. The Rams rolled over the Quakers, 57 to 22. Here are the plays highlighted...

1. Eric Potter with the QB keeper to give Holt a 21 to 6 lead in the 1st QTR.
2. Ty Glover with the first down run toward the sidelines in the 2nd QTR.
3. Ty Glover with a run up the middle for a touchdown,... 28 to 6 Holt in the 2nd QTR.
4. Tim Cain with a big run to extend Holt's lead... 35 to 6 in the 2nd QTR.

HS Football Wk. 2 - Monroe at Sexton Postgame

Sep 10, 2013

The Lansing Sexton Big Reds have started the season 2-0, with their latest victory coming from a 38 to nothing shutout win over Monroe. Big Red head coach Dan Boogan spoke to Current Sports' Al Martin after the victory.