MHSAA Football Playoffs 2013, Here are the pairings for the 2013 MHSAA football playoffs, which begin with pre-districts in the 11-Player playoffs and pre-tegionals in the 8-Player playoffs Nov. 1-2.
Qualifying teams for the playoffs were divided into eight divisions of 32 schools each. Within each division are four regions of eight teams each; and within those regions are two districts of four teams each. Pre-district pairings are based on regular-season computer rankings, with the first-place team in each district hosting the fourth-place team; and the second-place team hosting the third-ranked team.
The weekend of Nov. 8-9 will have district finals in the 11-Player playoffs and regional finals in the 8-Player playoffs, at the site of the highest-ranked team which was victorious in the previous round of play.
Regional finals in the 11-Player playoffs will take place Nov. 15-16, at the site of the highest-ranked team that was victorious in district final play. The 8-Player playoff semifinals will take place on Nov. 16 at prearranged sites, pairing the winners of Region 1 vs. Region 2; and the winners of Region 3 vs. Region 4.
Semifinal games in the 11-Player playoffs will take place on Nov. 23, pairing the winners of Region 1 vs. Region 2; and the winners of Region 3 vs. Region 4 at prearranged sites.
Tickets for single-session pre-district, district and regional games are $5. At regional sites where multiple games are played and a single admission is charged, tickets will be $6. Single-session semifinal tickets are $6. At semifinal sites where multiple games are played and a single admission is charged, tickets are $7.
The 8-Player finals will take place at the Superior Dome in Marquette or Greenville High School on Nov. 22 at 7 p.m. Admission is $8.00.