Posted On: 01/6/21 2:12 PM

After a tumultuous regular season, Cadillac and Forest Hills Eastern are just days away from resuming their seasons and looking to extend their playoff run for another week. Cadillac will be playing in its second-consecutive regional final after ending Sault Ste Marie’s season in the district final, while Forest Hills Eastern will be playing in the regional final for the first time since 2015 after sending Whitehall home. Below, I’ll highlight the players to watch, keys to the game, and my prediction.

Playoff Road

Forest Hills Eastern: (6-3, OK Gold): Pre-District: Defeated Allendale 42-0, District Semi: Defeated Spring Lake 28-21, District Final: Defeated Whitehall 41-13.

Cadillac: (6-2, Big North Conference): Pre-District: Bye, District Semi: Defeated Alma via forfeit, District Final: Defeated Sault Ste Marie 34-14.

Top Prospects

Collin Johnston, LB, Cadillac
Carter Harsh, DB, Cadillac
Dan Gray, DB, Cadillac
Aden Gurden, ATH, Cadillac
Caden Vanden Berge, TE, Forest Hills Eastern
Jacob Armbrester, DB, Forest Hills Eastern
Grant LancasterGrantLancaster6'2" | Wide ReceiverForest Hills Eastern | 2021MI, WR/DB, Forest Hills Eastern
Nate Sypien, LB, Forest Hills Eastern

Keys To The Game

Despite rolling through its district playoff opponents 111-21, Forest Hills Central was inexplicably left out of the MHSFCA All-Region awards list. It’s safe to say that

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