After getting by Detroit Western within the first spherical of the postseason, Fordson needed to face unbeaten Detroit Cass Tech on Saturday Nov. 7.
The Tractors trailed the highly effective Technicians by solely 14 factors after three quarters of play on the unseasonably heat afternoon in Detroit.
Nevertheless, Cass added three touchdowns within the closing quarter, together with one every from twin brothers Kobe and Kalen King, and Fordson’s 2020 season got here to an finish with a 42-7 defeat in what was a Division 1 district semifinal.
For the Tractors (5-3), the lone factors on Saturday got here courtesy of a 63-yard landing go from quarterback Alex Osman to receiver Antonio Gates. Kicker Hadi Saad nailed the additional level for Fordson.
It marked the seventh consecutive season that the Tractors and Technicians (8-0) have met up within the postseason. Fordson is 1-6 in that stretch, with the one victory coming in a 2018 district championship recreation.
This fall, the Tractors bounced again from a troublesome 0-2 begin, together with a lopsided shutout at Belleville, and so they had gained 5 video games in a row heading into the assembly with Cass.
General, Fordson earned its 14th consecutive successful season and superior to a minimum of the second spherical of the playoffs for the fourth yr in a row.
The Technicians moved on to face Woodhaven for the district championship.