SEC RED FOOTBALL: Saline, Monroe Win, Setting Up Friday SEC Red Showdown

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 10/07/2018 - 01:11
MJ Griffin makes a great one-handed catch on to keep the chains moving during a second-quarter scoring drive.


Saline    4-0         6-1
Monroe 4-0        6-1
Bedford 2-2        3-4
Pioneer 1-3         3-4
Skyline   1-3         3-4
Huron    0-4         0-7

Friday Scores

Saline 35, Huron 0 – Brendan Munday carried 10 times for 125 yards and 2 TDs and Brendan Murphy caught four passes for 62 yards and a TD. The Hornet defense completed its second straight shutout, giving up just 66 yards of offense and forcing four turnovers.
Monroe 42, Pioneer 7 -  The Trojans improved to 6-1 to earn their first playoff berth since 2015. Jalen Johnson ran for a 15-yard TD in the first quarter and then added a 70-yard kickoff return touchdown in the second half. Jared Banks ran for a 46-yard TD.
Bedford 51, Skyline 14 – Christian Brown rushed for 155 yards and four touchdowns on 21 carries. Anthony Pisanti, Logan Hullibarger and Luke Carver also rushed for TDs.

Next Week

Monroe @ Saline: The Trojans visit Saline with the SEC Red championship on the line. The winner takes the SEC Red. It’s also Saline’s homecoming.
Pioneer @ Skyline: It’s the battle of Ann Arbor’s best two football teams (AA Gabriel Richard is 1-6 with a win by forfeit.)
Huron @ Bedford: The Mules will try to keep their slim playoff hopes alive by winning out and going 5-4.

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