Friday, November 3, 2017
Houghton Lake High School
Millington High School
Millington won their 2nd straight district championship and 7th overall as they defeated Houghton Lake by the score of 55-28.
The Cardinals put up nearly 500 yards of offense as the run game was too much for the Cougars. The Millington running backs ran for 331 yards. Jackson Shreve led the team with 190 yards on just 19 carries and scored four touchdowns. Briar Bearss had 105 yards on 12 carries. Bearss also had 47 yards receiving on 2 catches and scored a touchdown.
Bryce Bearss was 13-22 passing for 129 yards and three touchdowns. Drew Germain completed his only pass attempt for a 38-yard touchdown.
Ethan Brady had 46 yards receiving on 6 receptions and a touchdown. Kohlton Sherman had 70 yards receiving on three receptions and scored twice.
Joel Smith led the defense with 10 tackles. Briar Bearss and Cole Hill each had five tackles. Germain and Sherman each had an interception.
The Cardinals will play the winner of Maple City Glen Lake and Traverse City St. Francis. That game will take place on Saturday, November 4. The date and time for Millington’s next game will be announced on Monday morning.