GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — We’ve received an enormous Soccer Frenzy on faucet for you in Week eight with twice as many highlight video games as traditional.
Muskegon Massive Reds (7-zero) at Mona Shores Sailors (7-zero)
Kickoff: 7 p.m.
Outlook: The Huge Reds have been dominant this season on each side of the ball. Muskegon is averaging a whopping fifty seven factors per recreation whereas limiting its opponents to a mixed 21 factors. It has posted three consecutive shutouts.
“Our protection has helped us so much,” Muskegon quarterback Ladarius Jefferson stated. “Our protection is one thing that we delight (ourselves) on and that the offense feeds off of. With the weapons we’ve on offense, I really feel like that helps us quite a bit. Everyone talks concerning the offense and the way we rating factors, however with out these guys we wouldn’t have the ability to get additional possessions or get turnovers to attain all the purpose so I really feel like its the protection that carries our staff.”
Mona Shores will current the Massive Reds with their largest check so far because the Sailors are also good. Mona Shores has outscored its final three opponents one hundred fifty five-thirteen. The Sailors are 7-29 all-time towards Muskegon, together with final yr’s 36-15 loss.
“It’s been arduous to focus a bit bit,” Mona Shores senior and lineman Chuckie Anthony stated of all of the speak concerning the upcoming recreation. “You’re continually serious about what you’re going to do, follow, identical to the hype of it. Individuals ask you questions: ‘How do you are feeling? Are you prepared for the large recreation?’ And also you’ve simply acquired to remain targeted in class on the similar time, although.”
“It’s extra enjoyable than you’ll be able to clarify,” Mona Shores quarterback Tristan Robbins stated. “It’s what you reside for once you’re enjoying highschool soccer.”
Grand Rapids Catholic Central Cougars (7-zero) at Grand Rapids West Catholic Falcons (6-1)
Kickoff: 7 p.m.
Outlook: A longtime rivalry is about as Catholic Central and West Catholic battle for the highest spot within the O-Okay Blue. Each groups claimed state titles a yr in the past of their respective divisions and are on monitor for an additional prolonged postseason run. The Cougars have gained thirteen consecutive video games with their final loss (20-three) coming towards the Falcons a yr in the past. Catholic Central gained a wild fifty seven-50 affair towards Comstock Park final week to stay unbeaten. West Catholic dropped its opener to Jackson Lumen Christi, however has gained six in a row since. The Falcons have scored forty factors or extra 5 occasions this season.
Belding Black Knights (6-1) at Kelloggsville Rockets (7-zero)