Friday Night Lights

By: 
Teddy Paynter

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

 

Mingo Central (3-0)

 

vs. Sissonville (3-0)

 

Date: Sept. 15

 

Site: James H. "Buck" Harless Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 96.5 FM

 

Coaches: Joey Fields (Mingo Central); Marc Wilson (Sissonville)

 

Players to Watch: QB Jeremy Dillon, RB Dawson Elia (Mingo Central); QB Will Hackney, WR Michael Pinkerton (Sissonville)

 

Last Week's Results: Mingo Central 65, Logan 22; Sissonville 39, Scott 16.

 

 

 

Belfry (2-1)

 

vs. Pikeville (1-2)

 

Date: Sept. 15

 

Site: CAM Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 93.1 FM; 98.1 FM

 

Coaches: Philip Haywood (Belfry); Chris McNamee (Pikeville)

 

Players to Watch: RB Derek Wellman, RB Taveon Hunter (Belfry); RB Zach Roberts, QB Peyton Boyd-Blair (Pikeville

 

Last Week's Results; Belfry 54, Newport Central Catholic 29; Paintsville 28, Pikeville.

 

 

 

Floyd Central (4-0)

 

vs. Prestonsburg (1-2)

 

Date: Sept. 15

 

Site: Jaguar Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 95.5 FM

 

Coaches: Shawn Hager (Floyd Central); John DeRossett (Prestonsburg)

 

Players to Watch: RB Josh Whitaker, RB Dalton Boyd (Floyd Central); QB Drake Nunnery, RB Ethan Varney (Prestonsburg)

 

Last Week's Results: Floyd Central 43, Lynn Camp 14; Prestonsburg 60, Breathitt County 26.

 

 

 

Jenkins (0-4)

 

at Lynn Camp (1-2)

 

Date: Sept. 15

 

Site: Wildcat Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: No radio

 

Coaches: Matt Chandler (Jenkins); Allen Harris (Lynn Camp)

 

Players to Watch: QB John Fleming; RB Lance Bentley (Jenkins); RB Dalton Cook; QB Eric Mitchell (Lynn Camp)

 

Last Week's Results: East Ridge 47, Jenkins 16; Floyd Central 43, Lynn Camp 14.

 

 

 

Johnson Central (3-0)

 

at Moore (3-1)

 

Date: Sept. 15

 

Site: Mustang Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7 p.m.

 

Radio: 98.9 FM

 

Coaches: Jim Matney (Johnson Central); Robert Reader (Moore)

 

Players to Watch: RB Blake Gamble, RB Devin Johnson (Johnson Central); QB Rae Von Vaden, RB Jamari Wilson (Moore)

 

Last Week's Results: Johnson Central 41, South Charleston, W.Va. 28; Moore 47, Jefferstown 0.

 

 

 

Paintsville (3-1)

 

vs. Williamsburg (3-1)

 

Date: Sept. 15

 

Site: Memorial Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 94.7 FM

 

Coaches: Joe Chirico (Paintsville); Jerry Herron Jr., (Williamsburg)

 

Players to Watch: RB Tanner Smith, QB Jake Hyden (Paintsville); QB Alec Poore, WR Darrell White (Williamsburg)

 

Last Week's Results: Paintsville 28, Pikeville 0; Williamsburg 52, Frankfort 32.

 

 

 

Phelps (3-0)

 

vs. Tug Valley (2-1)

 

Date: Sept. 15

 

Site: Marty Casey Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: No radio

 

Coaches: David Jones (Phelps); Tony Clusky (Tug Valley)

 

Players to Watch: QB Garrett Clevenger, RB Brandon Turnmire (Phelps); WR Jonathan Blankenship, RB Noah Lucas (Tug Valley)

 

Last Week's Results: Phelps 49, Jackson County 14; Van 30, Tug Valley 22.

 

 

 

Pike Central (2-1)

 

vs. Letcher Central (0-4)

 

Date: Sept. 15

 

Site: Hawks Nest

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 103.1 FM

 

Coaches: Eric Ratliff (Pike Central); Junior Matthews (Letcher Central)

 

Players to Watch: QB Seth Conn, RB Isaiah Hess (Pike Central); QB Nick Sergent, RB Hunter Campbell (Letcher Central)

 

Last Week's Results: Pike Central 42, Hurley, Va. 16; Union, Va. 55, Letcher Central 27.

 

 

 

Shelby Valley (1-3)

 

vs. Morgan County (1-2)

 

Date: Sept. 15

 

Site: Teco Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 107.5 FM

 

Coaches: Anthony Hampton (Shelby Valley); Mark Easterling (Morgan County)

 

Players to Watch: RB Seth Johnson; RB Mason Layne (Shelby Valley); RB Kaden Ballenger, QB Garrett Adkins (Morgan County)

 

Last Week's Results: Knott Central 42, Shelby Valley 22; Mason County 67, Morgan County 14.

 

 

 

Idle this Week: Betsy Layne (0-4)

 

 

 

— Compiled by Staff Writer Teddy Paynter. He may be reached at 606-218-4932; 606-794-3609; or by e-mail at: teddy.paynter@pikevillehospital.org.