Friday Night Lights: A look at tonight’s high school games

October 18, 2012 

Scouting report for tonight's high school football games

WEEK 9

David Thackham

NORTHWESTERN TROJANS at YORK COUGARS

7:30 p.m.

Coaches: Northwestern, Kyle Richardson; York, Bobby Carroll

Records: Northwestern 3-1, 6-2; York 3-1, 7-1

Regions: 3-AAAA

Last week: Northwestern 42, Fort Mill 7; Nation Ford 20, York 17 (OT)

Last meeting: Northwestern won 24-5 in 2011.

Rankings: Northwestern is ranked no. 7 in the state in the Prep Writer’s poll, York is ranked no. 10 in the state in the Prep Writer’s poll

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

• Directions: Take I-77 to Rock Hill and get off at the York exit and onto SC 161. Go to York and before reaching town, turn right onto SC 5 (York Bypass). The school will be on the left at the corner of 5 and Lincoln Road.

NATION FORD FALCONS at ROCK HILL BEARCATS

7:30 p.m.

• Coaches: Nation Ford, Michael Allen; Rock Hill, Joe Montgomery

•  Records: Nation Ford 6-2, 3-1; Rock Hill 2-5, 1-2

•  Regions: 3-AAAA

•  Last week: Nation Ford 20, York 17 (OT); South Pointe 32, Rock Hill 0

Last meeting: Rock Hill won 32-14 in 2011.

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

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

SOUTH POINTE STALLIONS at CLOVER BLUE EAGLES

7:30 p.m.

Coaches: South Pointe, Strait Herron; Clover, John Barrett

Records: South Pointe 8-0, 4-0; Clover 0-9, 0-4

Regions: 3-AAAA

Last week: South Pointe 32, Rock Hill 0; Lancaster 26, Clover 21

Last meeting: Clover won 35-24 in 2009.

Rankings: South Pointe is No. 2 in the State in the Prep Writer’s poll

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

•  Directions: Take Heckle Blvd. to Newport and turn right on SC 274. Stay on 274 and take SC 55 to Clover. Turn off 55 just inside Clover onto Clinton Street and the stadium is down the road on the right.

LANCASTER BRUINS at FORT MILL YELLOW JACKETS

7:30 p.m.

•  Coaches: Lancaster, Bennie MacMurray; Fort Mill, Ed Susi

•  Records: Lancaster 2-6, 1-3; Fort Mill 4-4, 1-3

•  Regions: 3-AAAA

•  Last week: Northwestern 42, Fort Mill 7; Lancaster 26, Clover 21

•  Last meeting: Lancaster won 38-28 in 2009.

•  Radio/ Internet: 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.

INDIAN LAND WARRIORS at ANDREW JACKSON VOLUNTEERS

7:30 p.m.

•  Coaches: Indian Land, Mike Mayer; Jackson, David Moore

•  Records: Indian Land 1-7, 1-4; 3-5, 0-3

•  Regions: 4-AA

Last week: Pageland Central 39, Indian Land 7; Chesterfield 47, Jackson 27

Last meeting: Indian Land won 42-33 last year

•  Directions: Take exit 98 (Camden/Sumter 521 exit.) At the stop sign, turn towards Camden on Hwy. 521 North. Go 2.4 miles, and at the intersection of Hwy. 521 and Hwy 1 (DeKalb St.), turn right on Hwy 1 North (Jefferson Davis Highway). Continue about 3 miles; the school is on the left.

LEWISVILLE LIONS at CA JOHNSON LIONS

7:30 p.m.

Coaches:Lewisville, Will Mitchell; CA Johnson, Jeremy Jackson

Records: Lewisville 2-1 6-2; CA Johnson 2-1 2-7

Regions: 3-A

Last week: Lamar 34, Lewisville 6; Lamar 41, CA Johnson 6

Last meeting: CA Johnson won 54-32 last year.

Directions: Take I-77 south. Merge onto SC-277, toward I-20 West. Take the SC-555 (Farrow Road) exit and continue to Harden Street. Turn left onto Harden and left onto Slighs Ave. Slighs becomes Chestnut Street. Turn left onto Barhamville Road. The stadium is on the left.

Rankings: Lewisville is No. 10 in the State in the Prep Writer’s poll

GREAT FALLS RED DEVILS at LAMAR SILVER FOXES

7:30 p.m.

Coaches:Great Falls, Kenny Schofield; Lamar, J.R. Boyd

Records: Great Falls 1-2 4-4; Lamar 2-0 6-2

Regions: 3-A

Last week: Great Falls 20, McBee 0; Lamar 41, CA Johnson 6

Last meeting: Lamar won 17-13 in 2002.

Directions: Take U.S. 521 to Lancaster and get on the S.C. Bypass. Then get off at the S.C. 903 exit and go through McBee, then to Hartsville. In Hartsville, take S.C. 15 South to U.S. 403. Turn right onto 403, then go to U.S. 401. Turn right onto 401 and just before reaching Lamar, turn left onto Zion Road at the used car lot. Go to the stop sign and turn right onto Hibiscus Road. The school will be on the left.

Rankings: Lamar is No. 4 in the State in the Prep Writer’s poll

CLINTON RED DEVILS at CHESTER CYCLONES

8:00 p.m.

Coaches: Clinton, ; Chester, Anthony Sterling

Records: Clinton 1-2 2-6; Chester 2-1 4-4

Regions: 3-AAA

Last week: Clinton 38, Union Co. 35; Chester 35, Buford 7

Last meeting: Chester won 24-14 in 2008.

Radio: 90.3 FM 6:30 p.m.

Directions: Take S.C. 72 to Chester. At the first stop light before reaching town, turn left onto the J.A. Cochran Bypass. Follow the bypass around Chester and across 321. The high school and stadium will be at the top of the hill on the left.

AFC RANGERS (Charlotte, N.C.) at WESTMINSTER CATAWBA

7:30 p.m.

Coaches: Westminster Catawba, Chris Pope; AFC Tony West

Records: Westminster Catawba 2-6, 1-4, 2-6, AFC 1-1

Regions: NCISAA Carolina Piedmont Football, Carolina Christian AA

Last week: Hickory Grove Christian 50, Westminster Catawba 8, Chase 40, AFC Rangers 6

Directions: Follow India Hook Road and go through the 160 intersection. The school and football field will be on the right.

- David Thackham

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