David Goricki, Rod Beard, Eric Coughlin and Craig Yuhas of The Detroit News offer their predictions for top games in this week’s regional finals in the state football playoffs.

Clarkston at Lapeer

Goricki: Clarkston

Beard: Clarkston

Coughlin: Lapeer

Yuhas: Lapeer

West Bloomfield at Belleville

Goricki: Belleville

Beard: West Bloomfield

Coughlin: Belleville

Yuhas: Belleville

Dearborn Fordson at Chippewa Valley

Goricki: Chippewa Valley

Beard: Chippewa Valley

Coughlin: Chippewa Valley (best bet)

Yuhas: Dearborn Fordson

Midland at Walled Lake Western

Goricki: Walled Lake Western

Beard: Walled Lake Western

Coughlin: Walled Lake Western

Yuhas; Walled Lake Western

Warren De La Salle at Port Huron Northern

Goricki: Warren De La Salle (best bet)

Beard: Warren De La Salle

Coughlin: Warren De La Salle

Yuhas: Warren De La Salle

Livonia Franklin at Birmingham Groves

Goricki: Birmingham Groves

Beard: Birmingham Groves

Coughlin: Birmingham Groves

Yuhas: Birmingham Groves

Farmington at DeWitt

Goricki: DeWitt

Beard: DeWitt

Coughlin: Farmington

Yuhas: DeWitt

Detroit King at Allen Park

Goricki: Detroit King

Beard: Detroit King

Coughlin: Detroit King

Yuhas: Detroit King (best bet)

St. Clair at Williamston

Goricki: Williamston

Beard: Williamston

Coughlin: Williamston

Yuhas: Williamston

Chelsea at Farmington Hills Harrison

Goricki: Farmington Hills Harrison

Beard: Farmington Hills Harrison

Coughlin: Farmington Hills Harrison

Yuhas: Farmington Hills Harrison

Detroit Denby at Marine City

Goricki: Detroit Denby

Beard: Marine City

Coughlin: Detroit Denby

Yuhas: Detroit Denby

Blissfield at Jackson Lumen Christi

Goricki: Jackson Lumen Christi

Beard: Jackson Lumen Christi (best bet)

Coughlin: Jackson Lumen Christi

Yuhas: Jackson Lumen Christi

Monroe St. Mary Catholic Central at Cassopolis

Goricki: Cassopolis

Beard: Monroe St. Mary Catholic Central

Coughlin: Cassopolis

Yuhas: Cassopolis

Riverview Gabriel Richard at Madison Heights Madison

Goricki: Madison Heights Madison

Beard: Madison Heights Madison

Coughlin: Madison Heights Madison

Yuhas: Madison Heights Madison

Detroit Southeastern at Reading

Goricki: Reading

Beard: Reading

Coughlin: Detroit Southeastern

Yuhas: Reading


Goricki: 12-3 last week, 117-48 overall, 9-2 best bets

Beard: 12-3, 127-38, 11-0

Coughlin: 7-8, 123-42, 11-0

Yuhas: 13-2, 121-44, 11-0