Friday Night Lights

By: 
Teddy Paynter

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

 

 

 

Class 1A

 

Regional championship

 

Pikeville (7-4)

 

at Hazard (9-2)

 

Date: Nov. 17

 

Site: Daniel Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 98.1 FM

 

Coaches: Chris McNamee (Pikeville); Mark Dixon (Hazard)

 

Players to Watch: RB Jackson Hensley, RB Zack Roberts (Pikeville); QB Bailey Blair, RB Mathew Francis (Hazard)

 

Last Week's Results: Pikeville 42, Williamsburg 6; Hazard 43, Lynn Camp 8.

 

 

 

Paintsville (11-1)

 

vs. Raceland (8-4)

 

Date: Nov. 17

 

Site: Memorial Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 94.7 FM

 

Coaches: Joe Chirico (Paintsville); Michael Salmons (Raceland)

 

Players to Watch: RB Tyrese Allen, QB Jake Hyden (Paintsville); QB Damon Black, RB Judd Adkins (Raceland)

 

Last Week's Results: Paintsville 43, Bracken County 0; Raceland 31, Paris 9.

 

 

 

Class A

 

Quarterfinals

 

Tug Valley (10-1)

 

vs. St. Marys (9-1)

 

Date: Nov. 17

 

Site: Bob Brewer Field

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: No radio

 

Coaches: Tony Clusky (Tug Valley); Jodi Mote (St. Marys)

 

Players to Watch: RB Jonathan Blankenkship, QB Nathan Muscat (Tug Valley); RB Matt Eichhorn, RB Jaiden Smith (St. Marys)

 

Last Week's Results: Tug Valley 30, Pocahontas County 29; St. Marys 44, Doddridge County 14.

 

 

 

Class AA

 

Mingo Central (11-0)

 

vs. Liberty Harrison (9-2)

 

Date: Nov. 17

 

Site: "Buck" Harless Stadium

 

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

 

Radio: 96.5 FM

 

Coaches: Joey Fields (Mingo Central); A.J. Harmon (Liberty Harrison)

 

Players to Watch: QB Jeremy Dillon, WR Drew Hatfield (Mingo Central); RB Dalton Westfall, RB Broderick Lantz (Liberty Harrison)

 

Last Week's Results: Mingo Central 76, Robert C. Byrd 40; Liberty Harrison 27, Nicholas County 7.