Meet the Big 8 all-conference wrestling team

JACKSON -- A dozen wrestlers from Union City and 11 more from Bronson dominated the Big 8 all-conference wrestling squad. Here is the full Big 8 all-conference team. 103Logan Mears, Union CityAiden Fill, BronsonErik Dykstra, SpringportLandon Winder, Homer112Owen Kimmons, BronsonMason Hawthorne, Union CityCody Nichols, JonesvilleCaleb Rose, Quincy119Perry Lake, BronsonAbighail Geairn, HomerCarter Pierce, QuincyGene Wagner, Jonesville125Landyn Chance, Union CityDavid Becker, SpringportJacob Rief, QuincyHunter Dewey, Reading130Tyler Milks, JonesvilleLukas Selph, ReadingBenjamin Butler, SpringportAiden Taylor Union City135Joe Sunkle, SpringportAddison Mosley, ReadingCollin Thompson, ConcordAndrew Tundevold, Union City140Brayton Mears, Union CityAlex Miller, HomerChase Caudill, SpringportDrew Seekman, Bronson145Colton Russell, Union CityDerek Ballinger, JonesvilleRylinn Hale, SpringportDeblin Duff, Bronson152Aricin Smith, BronsonDylan Sanford, SpringportLevi Schultz, ReadingMaddox Miller, Union City160Garrett Iobe, Union CityCarson Norton, BronsonAustin Bowers, JonesvilleMichael Daniels, Quincy171Matt Riehle, SpringportJacob Britten, BronsonJordan VanSickle, JonesvilleGavin Peet, Quincy189Davin George, QuincyJacob Dixon, BronsonIsaac Shively, JonesvilleGarrett Halder, Union City215Grady Iobe, Union CityMatthew Blakenship, BronsonAustin Tieman, SpringportEvan McColley, Jonesville285Eathan Westfall, ReadingHunter Gillies, Union CityHunter Depew, HomerJayden Post, BronsonDUAL MEET STANDINGSUnion City 7-0Bronson 6-1Springport 5-2Jonesville 4-3Reading 3-4Homer 2-5Quincy 1-6Concord 0-7

Jackson-area high school football playoff picture entering Week 7

Follow Josh VanDyke on Twitter59 Reading hosts Jonesville in high school footballJACKSON – There are only three regular-season games left and the race to make the playoff field of 32 in each division is beginning to hit the final lap. There’s still plenty of action left to played, but there’s also plenty of time to crunch numbers and project potential first-round matchups. Below is a look at which teams would make the cut for the postseason if the regular season ended today and which teams are on the outside looking in with only three games left to make up ground in their field. For more on the new playoff points system, click here. ---DIVISION 2Jackson (3-3)Rank: 28Playoff points: 40.667---DIVISION 3Parma Western (4-2)Rank: 22Playoff points: 44.167---DIVISION 6Jonesville (6-0)Rank: 8Playoff points: 37.833---Michigan Center (5-1)Rank: 21Playoff points: 33.000---Napoleon (5-1)Rank: 30Playoff points: 28.500---ON THE BUBBLEHillsdale (2-4)Rank: 37Playoff points: 25.500---DIVISION 7Jackson Lumen Christi (5-1)Rank: 2Playoff points: 50.333---Homer (4-2)Rank: 27Playoff points: 29.333---ON THE BUBBLELeslie (3-3)Rank: 38Playoff points: 22.500---Springport (2-4)Rank: 39Playoff points: 22.333---Hanover-Horton (3-3)Rank: 40Playoff points: 22.267---Manchester (2-4)Rank: 43Playoff points: 19.833---DIVISION 8Addison (6-0)Rank: 4Playoff points: 37.833---MORE JACKSON-AREA SPORTS COVERAGEJackson-area football highlights: Troy Allen sets school record in comeback winJonesville uses fourth-quarter surge to notch first win at Reading since 2013Grass Lake basketball standout commits to Indiana UniversityRacial slur by visiting player stops Vandercook Lake football game in 3rd quarter, police say

Jackson-area high school football scoreboard for Week 6 (Oct. 1)

Follow Josh VanDyke on Twitter59 Reading hosts Jonesville in high school footballJACKSON -- As the final whistle sounds on the sixth week of the 2021 Michigan high school football season, we’ve got you covered with all the final scores from across the Jackson area. Every result impacts the potential playoff points for teams across Michigan, and the stakes continue to reach higher as we push closer to the postseason later this month. Stay tuned for more of MLive’s high school football coverage as we bring you detailed recaps of how each game played out for Jackson-area teams. MORE: Images from Jonesville-Reading football game---FRIDAY’S GAMESSEC WHITEJackson 44, Tecumseh 41CASCADESHanover Horton 51, East Jackson 6Michigan Center 18, Manchester 13Napoleon 15, Grass Lake 0INTERSTATE EIGHTBattle Creek Harper Creek 33, Lumen Christi 14Marshall 49, Jackson Northwest 14Parma Western 13, Coldwater 7GLACLeslie 32, Perry 14Lake Odessa Lakewood 41, Stockbridge 14BIG 8Homer 53, Bronson 13Jonesville 34, Reading 8Springport 69, Quincy 56LCAADundee 43, Columbia Central 0Ida 36, Hillsdale 17TRI-RIVER 8-MAN CONFERENCEVandercook Lake 36, Auburn Hills Oakland Christian 24Northpointe Christian 48, Concord 26---THURSDAY’S GAMESAddison 44, Union City 14---MORE JACKSON-AREA SPORTS COVERAGEGameday Jackson! See Player of the Week winner, Week 6 scheduleWEEK 6 PREDICTIONSWEEK 6 POWER RANKINGSJACKSON-AREA PLAYOFF PICTUREAP HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL RANKINGS