Trojans at the Dome

MARQUETTE – Northern Michigan University’s Superior Dome will host an MHSAA football state semifinals tripleheader on Saturday featuring the U.P.’s Forest Park, Ishpeming and Menominee.

In Division 8, Forest Park will play Mount Pleasant Beal City at 9 a.m. (Central time), with both teams at 12-0. Forest Park is coming off a 24-20 win in the regional finals over rival North Dickinson.

In Division 7, the undefeated Ishpeming Hematites (12-0) play Harbor Beach (11-1) at noon. The Hematites are the defending Division 7 champions while Harbor Beach claimed the Division 8 last year.

In Division 5, Menominee (12-0) plays Muskegon Oakridge (11-1) at 3 p.m.

Saturday’s winners advance to the state championship at Ford Field in Detroit with Division 8 playing Friday and Divisions 5 and 7 playing Saturday.