FOOTBALL: Saline's 61-Point Victory Bests Previous Mark

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 09/07/2019 - 03:09
Nick Dils rushes for a touchdown in Saline's 61-0 victory over Brantford Assumption.

Saline set a varsity football team record with its 61-0 victory over Brantford Assumption Friday at Hornet Stadium. The 61-point margin of victory is the largest since 1950, according to Michigan-Football.com. The previous record was set Oct. 3, 2003, when Saline defeated Dexter, 67-7.

Four of the six largest margins have occurred during Joe Palka’s tenure as head coach.

  1. Saline 61, Brantford Assumption 0 -- Sept. 6, 2019
  2. Saline 67 Dexter 7 – Oct. 3, 2003
  3. Saline 64, Huron 6 – Sept. 15, 2017
  4. Saline 56, Ypsilanti Lincoln -- Sept. 1, 2006
  5. Saline 69, Holy Names 13 – Sept 2, 2016
  6. Saline 54 Huron 0 – Sept. 23, 2016

 

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