Four turnovers in enemy territory and a herculean effort from the opposing running back were enough to end the Crusaders’ reign over the Division 8 field Saturday in Mendon.
Previewing Saturday afternoon’s district championship game between Muskegon Catholic Central (8-1) and Mendon (10-0)
Images from Muskegon Catholic Central's first-round playoff victory over Decatur
The Crusaders fought off a few counterattacks from Decatur to advance to the district finals next weekend.
After a Week 9 loss, the Crusaders are itching to turn the page as they prepare for their Division 8 title defense.
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Images from the Week 9 showdown between Muskegon Catholic Central and Montague from Kehren Stadium in Muskegon. (Tribune photos/Josh VanDyke)
The Wildcats dominated the line of scrimmage against MCC on Friday night, and came away with an impressive road win to cap an undefeated regular season.
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The Crusaders used a collective effort on offense to roll Hesperia on Friday and set up a showdown with Montague next week.
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The Crusaders clinched their fourth conference title since joining the Lakes Eight in 2014 Friday night with another dominating win at home