Saturday, October 27, 2012
The Pioneers will advance to the district finals.
Dearborn High is moving on in the playoffs. The Pioneers got their revenge Friday night in the first game of post-season play, beating Fordson 24-14 in a pre-district game on the Tractors' turf. Last time the Dearborn rivals met, Fordson shut out Dearborn, 35-0. DHS will take on Detroit Cass Tech next in the district finals, after their win Friday over Grosse Pointe South (37-3).
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Upload photos and videos to show which school wins when it comes to pride.
"We've got spirit, yes we do, we've got spirit, how about you?" With a big football playoff game looming this Friday, Dearborn Patch is looking to settle a score and figure out which school has the most enthusiastic supporters: Dearborn High or Fordson? So forget about what the scoreboard will say when the Pioneers take on the Tractors at 7 p.m. Friday. Instead, we're asking our readers to decide the winner by uploading pictures and videos showing their school spirit and school colors. Whichever school has the most uploads by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 26, will be proclaimed the winner by Dearborn Patch. May the best school win! To add a photo, click the "Upload Photos & Videos" button above the gallery.
Monday, October 22, 2012
The winner will take on either Detroit Cass Tech or Grosse Pointe South in the district finals.
Dearborn High and Fordson will go head to head Friday in the pre-districts of the 2012 MHSAA Football Playoffs, according to the Michigan High School Athletic Association. Pre-districts for 11-player playoffs and pre-regionals for 8-player playoffs all take place Oct. 26-27. Dearborn goes into the first game of pre-districts with a 6-3 record; compared to Fordson's 7-2 record. The winner will face the triumphant team from the match-up of Detroit Cass Tech and Grosse Pointe South in the district finals. Qualifying teams for the playoffs were divided into eight divisions of 32 schools each. Within each division are four regions of eight teams each; and within those regions are two districts of four teams each. Pre-district pairings are based…
Sunday, October 23, 2011
The high schools will continue their gridiron rivalry in the first round of the postseason.
Dearborn and Fordson will continue their gridiron rivalry with a rematch in the first round of the high school football playoffs, the Michigan High School Athletic Association announced Sunday. The two teams met in the regular season, with Fordson defeating the Pioneers 42-13. Fordson and Dearborn also squared off in the first round of last year’s postseason. The Tractors also prevailed in that contest, 37-32. Fordson is 5-4 overall and won the Western Wayne Athletic Conference Blue Division. Dearborn is 7-2 overall. The game will take place at Dearborn High on Friday or Saturday. Who do you think will win?