Michigan wins first-ever Border Classic against Ohio

by Jeff Fisher

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With Ohio being dropped as Pennsylvania’s opponent in the Big 33 Classic, the Buckeye State needed to find another all-star game and an opponent.  Thus was born the Ohio Michigan Border Classic that was played Saturday in Findlay, Ohio.

Michigan took the first game of the series 27-14 behind a rock-solid defense that held the Ohio stars to minus yardage on the ground.

Click here to read a complete game wrap-up story with videos from the Cleveland Plain Dealer.

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Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.