Friday Night Lights

By: 
Teddy Paynter

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

 

Belfry (8-1)  vs. Johnson Central (8-1)

 

Date: Oct. 27

 

Site: CAM Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 93.1 FM; 98.9 FM

 

Coaches: Philip Haywood (Belfry); Jim Matney (Johnson Central)

 

Players to Watch: RB Derek Wellman, RB Taveon Hunter (Belfry); RB Blake Gamble, RB Dillon Preston (Johnson Central)

 

Last Week's Results: Belfry 53, Pike Central 7; Ashland-Blazer 21, Johnson Central 18.

 

 

 

Shelby Valley (5-4)

 

at Boyd County (0-9)

 

Date: Oct. 27

 

Site: BCHS Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 107.5 FM

 

Coaches: Anthony Hampton (Shelby Valley); David Manning (Boyd County)

 

Players to Watch: RB Seth Johnson, RB Dalton Meade (Shelby Valley); QB Logan Lunsford, RB Donovan Whitehead (Boyd County)

 

Last Week's Results: Shelby Valley 42, East Ridge 12; Greenup County 61, Boyd County 6.

 

 

 

Paintsville (8-1)

 

at Fleming County (8-1)

 

Date: Oct. 27

 

Site: Panther Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 94.7 FM

 

Coaches: Joe Chirico (Paintsville); Bill Spencer (Fleming County)

 

Players to Watch: RB Tyrese Allen, QB Jake Hyden (Paintsville); QB Josh Crump, WR Brad Glascock (Fleming County)

 

Last Week's Results: Paintsville 32, Raceland 18; Fleming County 41, Pendleton County 0.

 

 

 

Betsy Layne (0-9)

 

at Jenkins (0-9)

 

Date: Oct. 27

 

Site: Tommy Brush Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: No radio

 

Coaches: Scotty McCoy (Betsy Layne); Matt Chandler (Jenkins)

 

Players to Watch: QB Bradley Woods, RB Morris Adkins (Betsy Layne); QB Lance Bentley, RB Andrew Watts (Jenkins)

 

Last Week's Results: Prestonsburg 49, Betsy Layne 0; Phelps 50, Jenkins 0.

 

 

 

Floyd Central (6-3)

 

at Letcher Central (0-9)

 

Date: Oct. 27

 

Site: Cougar Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 100.1 FM; 103.9 FM

 

Coaches: Shawn Hager (Floyd Central); Junior Matthews (Letcher Central)

 

Players to Watch: QB Dylan Caudill, RB Koby Slone (Floyd Central); QB Nick Sergent, WR Blake Brashears (Letcher Central)

 

Last Week's Results: Floyd Central 43, Lawrence County 30; Whitley County 49, Letcher Central 24.

 

 

 

East Ridge (4-6)

 

at Knott Central (5-4)

 

Date: Oct. 27

 

Site: Patriots Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: No radio

 

Coaches: Brad Allen (East Ridge); Larry Maggard (Knott Central)

 

Players to Watch: RB C.J. Branham, RB Mikey Thompson (East Ridge); QB Cameron Jones, RB Ty Hollon (Knott Central)

 

Last Week's Results: Shelby Valley 42, East Ridge 12; Knott Central 48, Estill County 34.

 

 

 

Prestonsburg (6-3)

 

at Perry Central (6-3)

 

Date: Oct. 27

 

Site: Commodores Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 95.9 FM

 

Coaches: John DeRossett (Prestonsburg); Tom Larkey (Perry Central)

 

Players to Watch: RB Ethan Varney, RB Blake Slone (Prestonsburg); QB Jack Sluss, RB Jayden Neace (Perry Central)

 

Last Week's Results: Prestonsburg 49, Betsy Layne 0; Harlan County 38, Perry Central 14.

 

 

 

Phelps (4-4)

 

vs. Hannan, W.Va. (2-6)

 

Date: Oct. 27

 

Site: Marty Casey Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: No radio

 

Coaches: David Jones (Phelps); Brian Scott (Hannan, W.Va.)

 

Players to Watch: QB Garrett Clevenger, RB Dylan New (Phelps); RB Stephen Berry, RB Logan Nibert (Hannan, W.Va.)

 

Last Week's Results: Phelps 50, Jenkins 0; Gilmer County, W.Va. 46, Hannan, W.Va. 6.

 

 

 

Pike Central (5-4)

 

at Ridgeview, Va. (7-1)

 

Date: Oct. 27

 

Site: Wolfpack Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 103.1 FM

 

Coaches: Eric Ratliff (Pike Central); Rick Mullins (Ridgeview, Va.)

 

Players to Watch: QB Seth Conn, RB Isaiah Hess (Pike Central); QB Noah Mullins, RB McKenzie Sproles (Ridgeview, Va.)

 

Last Week's Results: Belfry 53, Pike Central 7;

 

Pikeville (4-4)

 

at Tolsia, W.Va. (2-6)

 

Date: Oct. 27

 

Site: Rebel Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 98.1 FM

 

Coaches: Chris McNamee (Pikeville); Eric Crum (Tolsia, W.Va.)

 

Players to Watch: QB Connor Roberts, RB Zack Roberts (Pikeville); RB Jonathan Johnson, QB Wayne Williamson (Tolsia, W.Va.)

 

Last Week's Results: Pikeville 41, Grundy, Va. 13; Tolsia, DNP.

 

 

 

Mingo Central (8-0)

 

at Chapmanville (5-3)

 

Date: Oct. 27

 

Site: Tiger Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 96.5 FM

 

Coaches: Joey Fields (Mingo Central); Rob Dial (Chapmanville)

 

Players to Watch: WR Drew Hatfield; RB Ryan Sullivan; RB Dylan Smith, QB Adam Vance

 

Last Week's Results: Mingo Central 64, Herbert Hoover 23; Chapmanville 63, Logan 26.

 

 

 

Tug Valley (7-1)

 

vs. Man High (1-7)

 

Date: Oct. 27

 

Site: Bob Brewer Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: No radio

 

Coaches: Tony Clusky (Tug Valley); Harvey Arms (Man High)

 

Players to Watch: RB Jonathan Blankenship, RB Chris Ellis (Tug Valley); RB Zack Frye, QB Trey Whitt (Man High)

 

Last Week's Results: Tug Valley 43, Hurley, Va. 8; Point Pleasant 45, Man High 0.

 

 

 

— 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.