Five unforgettable plays from the final week of the regular season:
► Cole Cabana scores on a 73-yard run in Dexter's 45-0 win over Chelsea.
► CJ Carr hits Caid Fox for the 40-yard score in Saline's 49-21 win over Lake Orion.
► South Lyon East defeated South Lyon 27-21 behind this Nico Campo-to-Drew Moyer 61-yard touchdown.
► Travis Tucker, Jr. scores on a 72-yard touchdown run in Ionia's 36-7 win over Lake Odessa Lakewood.
► Austin Foerster intercepts the pass, sealing Bay City Western's 37-27 win over Bay City Central.
Jhace Massey ♦ Gladwin
Senior ♦ Football
Massey, a 6-foot-4, 195-pound starting receiver for the reigning Division 5 champion, moved to quarterback after the team’s starter and top backup were injured against rival Clare on Friday. He went on to run 18 times for 183 yards and three touchdowns, throw for 61 yards and two scores and snag a fourth-quarter interception to help land the Flying Gs a 44-28 victory after they’d trailed 21-3.
The win put Gladwin in first place alone in the Jack Pine Conference halfway through the league schedule. The Flying Gs entered the game ranked No. 4 in Division 5 by the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association, and Clare was ranked No. 8 in Division 6. Although football has become his favorite sport, Massey also is a top contributor on the basketball team and ran primarily the 100 and 200 meters and on relays during track season in the spring.
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(Top photo by Mike Kolleth. Headshot provided by the Gladwin football program.)