Friday Night Lights

By: 
Teddy Paynter

Here is a look at this weekend's high school football games:

 

Pike County Bowl

 

Phelps (0-0)

 

vs. East Ridge (0-0)

 

Date: Aug. 25

 

Site: CAM Stadium

 

Kickoff: 6:35 p.m.

 

Radio: 107.5 FM

 

Coaches: David Jones (Phelps); Brad Allen (East Ridge)

 

Players to Watch: QB Garrett Clevinger, RB Brandon Turnmire (Phelps); QB Kane Taylor, OL Zachary Stiltner (East Ridge)

 

Last Week's Results: Season opener for both teams.

 

Pike County Bowl

 

Belfry (0-0)

 

vs. Huntington High (0-0)

 

Date: Aug. 25

 

Site: CAM Stadium

 

Kickoff: 9 p.m.

 

Radio: 93.1 FM

 

Coaches: Philip Haywood (Belfry); Billy Seals (Huntington High)

 

Players to Watch: QB Avery Browning, RB Taveon Hunter (Belfry); QB Luke Zban, RB Jaydon Hayes (Huntington)

 

Last Week's Results: Season opener for both teams.

 

Pike County Bowl

 

Pike Central (0-0)

 

vs. Shelby Valley (1-0)

 

Date: Aug. 26

 

Site: Hillard Howard Field

 

Kickoff: 6:35 p.m.

 

Coaches: Eric Ratliff (Pike Central); Anthony Hampton (Shelby Valley)

 

Players to Watch: QB Seth Conn, WR Brice Elkins (Pike Central); RB Mason Layne, RB Jordan Little (Shelby Valley)

 

Last Week's Results: Season opener for PCC; Shelby Valley 66, Jenkins 0.

 

Pike County Bowl

 

Pikeville (1-0)

 

vs. Lexington Christian (1-0)

 

Date: Aug. 26

 

Site: Hillard Howard Field

 

Kickoff: 9 p.m.

 

Radio: 98.1 FM

 

Coaches: Chris McNamee (Pikeville); Ethan Atchley (LCA)

 

Players to Watch: RB Zach Roberts, QB Peyton Boyd-Blair (Pikeville); QB Logan Nieves, RB Jayden Barnhardt (LCA)

 

Last Week's Results: Pikeville 51, Holy Cross 14; LCA 40, Waggener 14.

 

John Brown Bowl

 

Jenkins (0-1)

 

vs. Twin Valley, Va. (0-0)

 

Date: Aug. 25

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: No radio

 

Coaches: Matt Chandler (Jenkins); Brian Moore (Twin Valley)

 

Players to Watch: QB Hayden Fleming, RB Jordan Bates (Jenkins)

 

Last Week's Results: Shelby Valley 66, Jenkins 0; Season opener for Twin Valley.

 

Floyd Central (1-0)

 

vs. Betsy Layne (0-1)

 

Date: Aug. 25

 

Site: Jaguar Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 100.1 FM.com

 

Coaches: Shawn Hager (Floyd Central); Scotty McCoy (Betsy Layne)

 

Players to Watch: QB Dylan Caudill, RB Josh Whitaker (Floyd Central); QB Brad Woods, WR Grant Osborn (Betsy Layne)

 

Last Week's Results: Floyd Central 28, Harlan 12; Sheldon Clark 26, Betsy Layne 24.

 

Johnson Central (0-0)

 

vs. Capital, W.Va. (0-0)

 

Date: Aug. 25

 

Site: Eagle Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 98.9 FM

 

Coaches: Jim Matney (Johnson Central); Jon Carpenter (Capital)

 

Players to Watch: RB Joe Jackson; QB Riley Preece (Johnson Central); QB Kerry Martin Jr., RB Deshaun James (Capital)

 

Last Week's Results: Season opener for both teams.

 

Prestonsburg (0-0)

 

vs. North Laurel (1-0)

 

Date: Aug. 25

 

Site: Josh Francis Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 95.5 FM

 

Coaches: John DeRossett (Prestonsburg); Chris Larkey (North Laurel)

 

Players to Watch:

 

Last Week's Results: Season opener for Prestonsburg; North Laurel 36, South Laurel 12.

 

Paintsville (1-0)

 

at Harlan (0-1)

 

Date: Aug. 25

 

Site: Harlan Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 94.7 FM

 

Coaches: Joe Chirico (Paintsville); John Luttrell (Harlan)

 

Players to Watch: RB Tanner Smith, QB Jake Hyden (Paintsville); QB Killian Ledford, RB John Brock (Harlan)

 

Last Week's Results: Paintsville 41, Estill County 14; Floyd Central 28, Harlan 12.

 

Letcher Central (0-1)

 

at Bell County (1-0)

 

Date: Aug. 25

 

Site: BC Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 103.9 FM

 

Coaches: Junior Matthews (Letcher Central); Dudley Hilton (Bell County)

 

Players to Watch: QB Nick Sergent, WR Hunter Campbell (Letcher Central); RB Tanner Asher, RB Colby Frazier (Bell County)

 

Last Week's Results: Knox Central 27, Letcher Central 20; Bell County 42, Middlesboro 21.

 

Mingo Central (0-0)

 

at Point Pleasant (0-0)

 

Date: Aug. 25

 

Site: Big Blacks Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 96.5 FM

 

Coaches: Jody Fields (Mingo Central); David Darst (Point Pleasant)

 

Players to Watch: QB Cason Payne, RB Justin Brumfield (Point Pleasant)

 

Tug Valley (0-0)

 

vs. Sherman (0-0)

 

Date: Aug. 25

 

Site: Bob Brewer Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: No radio

 

Coaches: Tony Clusky (Tug Valley); J.D. Fairchild (Sherman)

 

Players to Watch: QB Jonathan Blankenship, RB Noah Lucas (Tug Valley); QB Bailey Kirk, RB Willen Christian (Sherman)