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Dow’s Robb one of the captains of MDN Football Dream Team

Thursday, November 26, 2015, 10:30 am Dan Chalk chalk@mdn.net They saved their best seasons for their senior years, and their performances lifted their teams to great heights. Dow High wide receiver Mike Robb, Meridian quarterback Christian Petre, and Freeland running back/linebacker Ben Rybicki made the most of their opportunities to help their teams combine for […]

Dow High wins first football district title since 1997; Mann throws five TD passes as Chargers whip Fenton, 41-14

Bill Khan For the Daily News FENTON — It’s hard to top the performance Mike Robb had two weeks earlier, but he gave it a great shot Friday night. The 6-foot-6 senior caught two of Bruce Mann’s five touchdown passes, blocked a punt and intercepted a pass for 10th-ranked Dow High in a 41-14 victory […]

Dow visits Fenton in district football final

Dow High and Fenton may not quite be mirror images of each other, but as playoff opponents, they’re intriguingly similar. Both football teams bring a dynamic young quarterback, a high-scoring spread offense, and a nine-game winning streak into their Division 2 football district final at Fenton on Friday. Kickoff is at 7 p.m. “This is […]

Dow, Midland to meet in playoffs for 3rd time

Dan Chalk chalk@mdn.net For the third time in their 46-year football rivalry, Dow High and Midland High will meet in the playoffs. One week after the Chargers beat the Chemics 49-28 to end the regular season, Dow (8-1) hosts Midland (7-2) this Friday at 7 p.m. at Midland Stadium in a Division 2, Region 2, […]

Robb’s five-TD night leads Chargers over Chemics, 49-28|

Dan Chalk chalk@mdn.net Dow High receiver Mike Robb had one of the best individual performances in the history of the Dow High-Midland High football rivalry on Friday night. Robb, a 6-foot, 6-inch senior likely to play Division I football next year, had nine catches for 200 yards and four touchdowns, and returned an interception for […]

Please vote for Midland vs. Dow for MLive Game of the Week!!

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Dow routs Saginaw to capture 2nd straight SVL title

Fred Kelly fred.kelly@mdn.net Dow High began playing football in 1968, and in all of the years since, the Chargers had never won back-to-back league championships. Not until now, that is. Quarterback Bruce Mann threw for 263 yards and five touchdowns, all in the first half, and Dow’s defense kept visiting Saginaw High from getting anything […]

Dow goes for 3rd straight playoff berth

Dan Chalk chalk@mdn.net With talented new junior signal-caller Bruce Mann stepping into Dow High’s high-scoring spread offense, coach Jason Watkins’s Chargers appear to be headed for another prolific year following an undefeated regular season and a 10-1 overall record last season. “When we stay healthy and execute, we are capable of having a lot of […]

Jason Watkins named Saginaw News Coach of the Year

MIDLAND, MI — Jason Watkins has been involved with theMidland Dow football program for more than two decades, but the 2014 season was a season of firsts for the longtime Charger. Under his direction, the Chargers finished first in the conference in terms of passing and total offense, while also finishing first in the standings. Dow’s conference […]

Midland Dow tailback Caleb Richard, coach Jason Watkins earn Associated Press Division 1-2 all-state honors

SAGINAW, MI — Midland Dow senior Caleb Richard was named The Saginaw News Offensive Player of the Year and has added a spot on the Associated Press Division 1-2 All-State Football Team. Richard, a 5-foot-11, 198-pound tailback, was joined on the team by his coach, Jason Watkins, who led Dow to its first undefeated regular season since 1976. Richard was named the […]

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