Friday Night Lights

By: 
Teddy Paynter

Here is a look at this weekend's Kentucky high school football matchups and the final regular season games in West Virginia:

 

Class 4A

 

Johnson Central (8-2) vs. Mason County (7-3)

 

Date: Nov. 3

 

Site: Eagle Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 98.9 FM

 

Coaches: Jim Matney (Johnson Central); Jonathan Thomas (Mason County)

 

Players to Watch: RB Devin Johnson, RB Blake Gamble (Johnson Central); QB Chandler Dunaway, RB Malcolm Devine (Mason County)

 

Last Week's Results: Belfry 35, Johnson Central 19; Mason County 36, Lewis County 6.

 

 

 

Class 3A

 

Belfry (9-1)

 

vs. Thomas Nelson (3-7)

 

Date: Nov. 3

 

Site: CAM Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 93.1 FM

 

Coaches: Philip Haywood (Belfry); Kyle Boblitt (Thomas Nelson)

 

Players to Watch: RB Taveon Hunter, QB Avery Browning (Belfry); RB Tyler Wimpsett, RB Dale Satterly (Thomas Nelson)

 

Last Week's Results: Belfry 35, Johnson Central 19; Thomas Nelson 26, Bethlehem 0.

 

 

 

Floyd Central (7-3)

 

vs. Henry County (4-6)

 

Date: Nov. 3

 

Site: Jaguars Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 100.1 FM

 

Coaches: Shawn Hager (Floyd Central); Matt Wright (Henry County)

 

Players to Watch: QB Dylan Caudill, RB Josh Whitaker (Floyd Central); QB Tyler Raisor, WR Wyatt Finnell (Henry County)

 

Last Week's Results: Floyd Central 68, Letcher Central 55; Moore 13, Henry County 8.

 

 

 

Pike Central (5-5)

 

at Louisville Central (8-2)

 

Date: Nov. 3

 

Site: Central Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 103.1 FM

 

Coaches: Eric Ratliff (Pike Central); Marvin Dantzler (Louisville Central)

 

Players to Watch: QB Seth Conn, RB Issac Thacker (Pike Central); QB Rico White, RB Ben Johnson (Louisville Central)

 

Last Week's Results: Ridgeview, Va. 45, Pike Central 21; Louisville Central 24, Pleasure Ridge Park 13.

 

 

 

Class 2A

 

Prestonsburg (6-4)

 

vs. Middlesboro (2-8)

 

Date: Nov. 3

 

Site: Josh Francis Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 95.9 FM

 

Coaches: John DeRossett (Prestonsburg); Zach Massengill (Middlesboro)

 

Players to Watch: RB Ethan Varney, QB Drake Nunnery (Prestonsburg); QB Owen McWilliams, RB Michael Carroll (Middlesboro)

 

Last Week's Results: Perry Central 28, Prestonsburg 18; Williamsburg 42, Middlesboro 21.

 

 

 

Shelby Valley (6-4)

 

vs. Somerset (6-4)

 

Date: Nov. 3

 

Site: Teco Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 107.5 FM

 

Coaches: Anthony Hampton (Shelby Valley); Charles Lucas (Somerset)

 

Players to Watch: RB Seth Johnson, RB Dalton Meade (Shelby Valley); QB Mason Reese, WR Kade Grundy (Somerset)

 

Last Week's Results: Shelby Valley 41, Boyd County 6; Somerset, DNP.

 

 

 

East Ridge (5-5)

 

at Danville (10-0)

 

Date: Nov. 3

 

Site: Admiral Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: No radio

 

Coaches: Brad Allen (East Ridge); Clay Clevenger (Danville)

 

Players to Watch: RB Mickey Thompson, RB C.J. Branham (East Ridge); QB Zach Thornton, RB Donlevy Harris (Danville)

 

Last Week's Results: East Ridge 46, Knott Central 42; Danville, DNP.

 

 

 

Class 1A

 

Paintsville (9-1)

 

vs. Nicholas County (4-6)

 

Date: Nov. 2

 

Site: Memorial Field

 

Kickoff: 6:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 94.7 FM

 

Coaches: Joe Chirico (Paintsville); Robert Hopkins (Nicholas County)

 

Players to Watch: RB Tyrese Allen, RB Tanner Smith (Paintsville); QB Brandon Baxter, RB Kody Campbell (Nicholas County)

 

Last Week's Results: Paintsville 38, Fleming County 6; Bath County 55, Nicholas County 44.

 

 

 

Pikeville (5-4)

 

vs. Harlan (3-7)

 

Date: Nov. 3

 

Site: Hillard Howard Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 98.1 FM

 

Coaches: Chris McNamee (Pikeville); John Luttrell (Harlan)

 

Players to Watch: RB Jackson Hensley, RB Zack Roberts (Pikeville); RB ) John Brock, QB Kilian Ledford (Harlan)

 

Last Week's Results: Pikeville 54, Tolsia, W.Va. 12; South Laurel 55, Harlan 18.

 

 

 

Phelps (5-4)

 

at Lynn Camp (7-3)

 

Date: Nov. 3

 

Site: Wildcat Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: No radio

 

Coaches: David Jones (Phelps); Allen Harris (Lynn Camp)

 

Players to Watch: RB Dylan New, RB Brandon Turnmire (Phelps); RB Dalton Cook, RB Brenton Medlin (Lynn Camp)

 

Last Week's Results: Phelps 50, Hannan, W.Va. 0; Lynn Camp 64, McCreary Central 16.

 

 

 

Regular Season

 

Mingo Central (9-0)

 

at Winfield (7-2)

 

Date: Nov. 3

 

Site: General Field

 

Kickoff: 7 p.m.

 

Radio: 96.5 FM

 

Coaches: Joey Fields (Mingo Central); Craig Snyder (Winfield)

 

Players to Watch: QB Jeremy Dillon, RB Dawson Elia (Mingo Central); RB Zack Bratton, RB Andrew Huff (Winfield)

 

Last Week's Results: Mingo Central 60, Chapmanville 22; Winfield 66, Scott 13.

 

 

 

Tug Valley (8-1)

 

vs. Lincoln County (3-6)

 

Date: Nov. 3

 

Site: Bob Brewer Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: No radio

 

Coaches: Tony Clusky (Tug Valley); Randy Adkins (Lincoln County)

 

Players to Watch: RB Jonathan Blankenship, SB Chris Ellis (Tug Valley); QB Brice Adkins, RB Kolton Beckelheimer (Lincoln County)

 

Last Week's Results: Tug Valley 27, Man High 14; Buffalo 21, Lincoln County 20.

 

 

 

— 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.