Friday Night Lights: A look at tonight's games

August 24, 2012 

WEEK 1

Today

DORMAN CAVALIERS at ROCK HILL BEARCATS

7:30 p.m.

•  Coaches: Dorman, Dave Gutshall; Rock Hill, Joe Montgomery

•  Regions: Dorman 2-AAAA; Rock Hill 3-AAAA

•  Records: Both are 0-0

•  Last meeting: Dorman won 12-9 in the 2005 playoffs

•  Radio/Internet: WRHI.com 6 p.m.; WRHI FM 94.3, AM 1340, WRHI.com 9:45 p.m. (replay)

•  Directions: District Three Stadium is located on the corner of Constitution Blvd. and Cherry Road in Rock Hill.

SOUTH POINTE STALLIONS at BLYTHEWOOD BENGALS

7:30 p.m.

• Coaches: South Pointe, Strait Herron; Blythyewood, Reggie Kennedy

• Regions: South Pointe 3-AAAA; Blythyewood 4-AAAA

• Records: South Pointe 1-0; Blythyewood 0-0

• Last week: South Pointe 17, Irmo 10

• Last meeting: South Pointe won 43-24 in 2009

• Ranking: South Pointe is No. 4 and Blythewood No. 9 in the sportswriters poll

• Radio/Internet: FM 107.1, FM107.com, WRHI.com 6 p.m.

• Directions: District Three Stadium is on the corner of Constitution Blvd. and Cherry Road.

LUGOFF-ELGIN DEMONS at FORT MILL YELLOW JACKETS

7:30 p.m.

• Coaches: Lugoff-Elgin, Scott Jones ; Fort Mill, Edd Susi

• Regions: Lugoff-Elgin 4-AAAA; Fort Mill 3-AAAA

• Records: Both are 0-0

• Last meeting: Fort Mill won 28-9 last year

• Radio/Internet: WRHI FM 94.3, AM 1340, WRHI.com 6 p.m.

• Directions: In Rock Hill, take U.S. 21 to the stop light at Harris Street outside Fort Mill. Turn left onto Harris, then take a right on Munn Road. The stadium is located behind the high school.

NATION FORD FALCONS at BOILING SPRINGS BULLDOGS

7:30 p.m.

• Coaches: Nation Ford, Michael Allen; Boiling Springs, Bruce Clark

• Regions: Nation Ford 3-AAAA; Boiling Springs 2-AAAA

• Records: Nation Ford 1-0, Boiling Springs 0-0

• Last week: Nation Ford 38, Forestview 0

• Last meeting: Never played

• Radio/Internet: WRHI.com 6 p.m.

• Directions: Take S.C. 5 west to Blacksburg. Then take I-85 toward Spartanburg to the Highway 9 exit (Boiling Springs, S.C.). Go north about five miles, and turn right at First Baptist Church. The school and stadium are a mile down that road, on the left.

CLOVER BLUE EAGLES at FORESTVIEW JAGUARS

7:30 p.m.

• Coaches: Clover, John Devine; Forestview, Chris Medlin

• Regions: Clover 3-AAAA; Forestview

• Records: Both are 0-1

• Last week: South Florence 46, Clover 3; Nation Ford 38, Forestview 0

• Last meeting: Clover won 35-16 last year

• Directions: Head toward Edge Park Rd on SC55 W. Turn left onto Barrett Rd. Turn right to stay on Barrett Rd. Bear left onto US-321 N. Turn right onto Robinson Rd. Turn right onto Union Rd (NC-274). Your destination is on the left.

CHESTER CYCLONES at LEWISVILLE LIONS

7:30 p.m.

• Coaches: Chester, Anthony Sterling; Lewisville, Will Mitchell

• Regions: Chester 4-AAA; Lewisville 3-A

• Records: Chester 0-1; Lewisville 1-0

• Last week: York 14, Chester 6; Lewisville 38, Great Falls 12

• Last meeting: Lewisville won 15-7 last year

• Ranking: Lewisville is No. 10 in the sportswriters poll

• Radio/Internet: WRBK FM-90,3, 6 p.m.

• Directions: Take SC 9 across 1-77 and to Richburg. The high school and stadium will be on the left, approximately 2 miles from 77.

ANDREW JACKSON VOLUNTEERS at LANCASTER BRUINS

7:30 p.m.

• Coaches: Andrew Jackson, David Moore; Lancaster, Bennie McMurray

• Regions: Andrew Jackson 4-AA; Lancaster 3-AAAA

• Records: Both are 0-0

• Last meeting: Lancaster won 48-7 last year

• Radio/Internet: WRHI.com 6 p.m.; FM 107.1, FM107.com 9:45 p.m. (replay)

• Directions: Take SC 21 to the SC 5 exit toward Lancaster. SC 5 will run into 521, which goes into Lancaster. After crossing the overpass bridge, go to the second traffic light and turn right onto Woodland Drive. Go to Roddey Drive and take another right, then turn left on Colonial Avenue, which leads to Memorial Stadium.

BUFORD YELLOW JACKETS at INDIAN LAND WARRIORS

7:30 p.m.

• Coaches: Buford, Mike Wells; Indian Land, Michael Mayer

• Regions: Both in 4-AA

• Records: Both are 0-0

• Last meeting: Indian Land won 23-21 last year

• Directions: Take SC 9 to SC 9 Bypass. Get off at the Rock Hill exit. When the road forks, take SC 521 to Indian Land. The school and football stadium will be on the left.

GREAT FALLS RED DEVILS at WHITMIRE WOLVERINES

7:30 p.m.

• Coaches: Great Falls, Donald Addis; Kenny Schofield; Whitmire

• Regions: Great Falls 3-A; Whitmire 2-A

• Records: Great Falls 0-1; Whitmire 0-0

• Last week: Lewisville 38, Great Falls 12

• Last meeting: Great Falls won 33-6 in the 2004 playoffs

• Directions: Go to Chester. Take 72 through Carlisle and into Whitmire. The stadium will be on the right of 72 once you get into Whitmire, surrounded by a white block wall.

Saturday

NORTHWESTERN TROJANS vs. CONWAY TIGERS

7:30 p.m.

• Coaches: Northwestern, Kyle Richardson; Conway, Chuck Jordan

• Regions: Northwestern 3-AAAA; Conway 6-AAAA

• Records: Northwestern 1-0; Conway 1-0

• Last week: Northwestern 49, Gaffney 19; Conway 42, Georgetown 12

• Last meeting: Conway won 31-28 in the 1996 playoffs

• Ranking: Northwestern is No. 2 in the sportswriters poll

• Radio/Internet: FM 107.1, FM107.com 4:30 p.m.

OTHER STATE GAMES

St. James at Andrews

Woodruff at Abbeville.

Hampton at Allendale-Fairfax

Central at Anson Co., N.C.

Creek Bridge at Aynor

Estill at Battery Creek

Stratford at Berkeley

W. Ashley at Bishop England

Barnwell at Blackville-Hilda

Ridgeland at Bluffton

North at Branchville

Airport at Brookland-Cayce

Landrum at Broome

Eau Claire at C.A. Johnson

Cross at C.E. Murray

Summerville at Cane Bay

Berea at Carolina, 7:30 p.m.

F. Dorchester at Car. Forest

Johnsonville at Carvers Bay

Bates.-Leesville at Chapin

Chesnee at Chapman

Marlboro County at Cheraw

Williston-Elko at Chesterfield

Heathwood H. at Christ Church

Gaffney at Clinton

Calhoun Co. at Columbia

Wilson at Darlington

L. Marion at Denmark-Olar

Lake View at Dillon

Crescent at Dixie

Daniel at Easley

Latta at East Clarendon

Riverside at Eastside

Orang.-Wilkinson at Edisto

Westwood at Fairfield Central

McCormick at Fox Creek

Lincoln at Garrett

A.C. Flora at Gilbert

Ashley Ridge at Goose Creek

South Aiken at Greenwood

Seneca at Greer

Mullins at Hannah-Pamplico

Windsor Forest at Hardeeville

Mauldin at Hillcrest

Whale Branch at Hilton Head

Burke at Hunter-Kinard-Tyler

Hemingway at Kingstree

Keenan at Lakewood

Hartsville at Lamar

Belton-Honea Path at Laurens

Ridge View at Lexington

Travelers Rest at Liberty

Bam.-Ehrhardt at L. Richland

Lee Central at Marion.

N. Charleston at Military M.

Ware Shoals at Newberry

Emerald at Ninety Six

Loris at N. Myrtle Beach

Powdersville at Palmetto

Swansea at Pelion

Pickens at Pendleton

R.Spring-Monetta at Saluda

Manning at Scott’s Branch

Aiken at Silver Bluff

J.L. Mann at Southside

Union Co. at Spartanburg

Southside C. at St. Andrews

James Island at St. John’s

Blacksburg at St. Joseph’s

Baptist Hill at Stall

Lucy Laney at Strom Thurmond

Crestwood at Sumter

Hanahan at Timberland

G.S.-Floyds at Waccamaw

Blue Ridge at W. Hampton

B.-Bowman at Wag.-Salley

Beaufort at Wando.

Socastee at West Brunswick

Camden at West Florence

Walhalla at West-Oak

T.L. Hanna at Westside

Mid-Carolina at White Knoll

Colleton County at Woodland

Woodmont at Wren

Saturday

Dutch Fork at St. Xavier, Ky.

Byrnes at Oscar Smith, Va.

Irmo at Myrtle Beach

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