After five times as a bridesmaid, DeWitt is finally a Michigan high school football state champ. Saturday night, the Panthers beat defending Division 3 champ River Rouge 40-30 at Ford Field, home of the Detroit Lions.
This lethal combination will only be tougher next year.— The D Zone (@TheD_Zone) January 24, 2021
DeWitt 2022 QB Ty Holtz hits 2022 WR/S Tommy McIntosh right in stride for the TD.
Div 3 Championship: #7 DeWitt beat #14 River Rouge 40-30 @RougeFootball @dewittathletics @DeWittPantherFB @tyholtz_ @TMcIntosh44 pic.twitter.com/IudzyARRUd
DeWitt built a 27-8 lead on the way to giving head coach Rob Zimmerman his first state championship in 22 years as the Panthers’ head coach.
Quarterback Ty Holtz tossed five TD passes in the victory.
DeWitt 2022 WR/CB Nick Flegler and 2022 QB Ty Holtz connected on this touchdown which is a thing of beauty.— The D Zone (@TheD_Zone) January 24, 2021
Incredible pass and an equally impressive catch.@FleglerNick @tyholtz_ @dewittathletics pic.twitter.com/E8GNGP9r2I
VIDEO: Mr. Football finalist Ty Holtz (@tyholtz_) from DeWitt (@dewittathletics) had five touchdowns in the 40-30 win over River Rouge in the Division 3 @MHSAA Football Final on Saturday night.#StateChamps X @hungryhowies pic.twitter.com/RebuRSpScz— STATE CHAMPS! Michigan (@statechampsmich) January 25, 2021