Local SportsJournal.com

The Michigan High School Athletic Association released the dates and start times for the first-round games in the high school football playoffs.

A total of 13 area high school football teams qualified for the post-season. Teams hosting opening-round games include Muskegon, Oakridge, Montague, Ravenna, Muskegon Catholic and Muskegon Heights.

Below are the first-round pairings for area teams.

Division 2

Mona Shores at Grand Rapids Forest Hills Central, Forest Hills Central Stadium, 7 p.m. Friday

Division 3

Lowell at Muskegon, Hackley Stadium, 1 p.m. Saturday

Division 4

Whitehall at Sparta, Sparta High School Stadium, 7 p.m. Friday

Spring Lake at Grand Rapids Christian, Eagles Stadium, 7 p.m. Friday

Fruitport at Cadillac, Veterans Memoria Stadium, 7 p.m. Friday

Division 5

Big Rapids at Oakridge, Erickson Stadium, 7 p.m. Friday

Grant at Tri-County, Goodin/Parker Field, 7 p.m. Friday

Division 6

Central Montcalm at Montague, Townsend Athletic Complex, 7 p.m. Friday

Division 7

North Muskegon at Ravenna, Citizens Field, 7 p.m. Friday

Delton-Kellogg at Muskegon Catholic, Kehren Stadium, 7 p.m. Friday

Division 8

Holton at Muskegon Heights, Phillips Field, 1 p.m. Saturday