High school football preview capsules for Week 4

September 19, 2013 

Rock Hill-area high school football games Friday, Sept. 20:

Boiling Springs at Rock Hill

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Coaches: Boiling Springs- Rick Tate; Rock Hill- Joe Montgomery

Records: Boiling Springs 2-1; Rock Hill 1-2

Points per game scored/allowed: Boiling Springs 44.3/26.7; Rock Hill 28.6/34

Last week: Boiling Springs beat Clover 48-21; Rock Hill lost to Dutch Fork 63-28

Last meeting: Boiling Springs won 38-34 (2012)

Rankings: N/A

Players to watch: Boiling Springs- Mason Sanders, senior WR; Collin Reed, junior TE; Jason Hill, junior WR; Rock Hill- Justin Stokes, senior RB; D’Nylijah Williams, junior LB; DaChon Witherspoon, sophomore WR.

Twitter-sized preview: Neither of these teams can rely on its defense. Look for a bunch of points to be scored at D3. Last year's game came down to the last poss.

Keenan at York

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Coaches: Keenan- Quin McCollum; York- Bobby Carroll

Records: Keenan 3-1; York 3-0

Points per game scored/allowed: Keenan 26.3/15.8; York 33.3/28

Last week: Keenan beat Calhoun County 22-6; York beat Gaffney 35-32

Last meeting: York won 65-0 (2012)

Rankings: N/A

Players to watch: Keenan- Peter Easaw, senior WR; Justice Worley, junior OL. York- Ryan Moore, senior RB; Josh Moss, junior OL; Deshaw Andrews, junior QB; Josh McCoy, senior WR.

Twitter-sized preview: Keenan is better than last year, but this ain't a basketball game. York should roll, while also getting PT for younger guys ahead of region.

Andrew Jackson at Great Falls

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Coaches: Andrew Jackson- David Moore; Great Falls- Ken Schofield

Records: Andrew Jackson 1-2; Great Falls 2-1

Points per game scored/allowed: Andrew Jackson 23.7/28.3; Great Falls 33.7/13

Last week: Andrew Jackson beat McBee 20-14; Great Falls idle

Last meeting: Andrew Jackson won 35-15 (2012)

Rankings: N/A

Players to watch: Andrew Jackson- Kolby Whitley, QB; Tray King, senior DE. Great Falls- David Jeter, senior LB/TE; Lemarion Crane, senior RB.

Twitter-sized preview: Andrew Jackson game will be a measuring stick for Great Falls. Red Devils should be rested after bye; let's see if they can knock off 2A foe

Buford at Lewisville

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Coaches: Buford- Mike Wells; Lewisville- Will Mitchell

Records: Buford 1-2; Lewisville 3-1

Points per game scored/allowed: Buford 15/33.3; Lewisville 26/33.3

Last week: Buford lost to Charlotte Country Day 52-0; Lewisville beat Indian Land 41-34 in triple overtime

Last meeting: Lewisville won 28-18 (2012)

Rankings: Lewisville No. 10 in S.C. Prep Media Class A poll

Players to watch: Buford- Jacoby Funderburk, RB; Scottie Moser, QB; Nick Chavis, RB. Lewisville- Cody Montgomery, junior QB; Michael Spence, senior WR/DB; Tyrik Anderson, sophomore OL; Dre Bailey, junior RB.

Twitter-sized preview: Lewisville has one of the most productive offenses in the area, any class. How will Buford be able to stop Lions from scoring Friday?

Central Pageland at Chester

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Coaches: Central- Joey Mangum; Chester- Anthony Sterling

Records: Central 2-1; Chester 1-3

Points per game scored/allowed: Central 24/11; Chester 23/32.5

Last week: Central lost to Lancaster 19-7; Chester lost to Fairfield Central 50-26

Last meeting: Chester beat Central 23-14 (2012)

Rankings: Central No. 4 in S.C. Prep Media Class AA poll

Players to watch: Central- Quan Welch, RB. Chester- Quan Caldwell, senior ATH; Broderick Roscoe, junior RB/DB; Denzell Marshall, senior OL.

Twitter-sized preview: It's put up or shut up time for the Chester Cyclones. Disappointing 1-3 start so far, but CP a chance for momentum headed into region play.

Blythewood at Lancaster

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Coaches: Blythewood- Dan Morgan; Lancaster- Bennie McMurray

Records: Blythewood 1-2; Lancaster 2-1

Points per game scored/allowed: Blythewood 25/31.3; Lancaster 13.3/16

Last week: Blythewood beat Westwood 24-17; Lancaster beat Central 19-7

Last meeting: Blythewood beat Lancaster 21-12

Rankings: N/A

Players to watch: Blythewood- Jalen Williams, senior LB; Lynard Jamison, senior WR; Javon Smith, senior WR. Lancaster- Jay Hood, junior WR; Kadarius Wright, junior RB; Cam Meadows, junior LB; Quinshun Evans, senior LB.

Twitter-sized preview: 7-20 versus 4A opponents since 2010, young Lancaster team needs a win over Blythewood heading into the teeth of the Region 3 schedule.

Broome at Fort Mill

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Coaches: Broome- Jet Turner; Fort Mill- Ed Susi

Records: Broome 3-1; Fort Mill 1-2

Points per game scored/allowed: Broome 32.5/25.3; Fort Mill 26.6/32.3

Last week: Broome beat Blacksburg 48-13; Fort Mill lost to Ridge View 32-19

Last meeting: Fort Mill beat Broome 42-21 (2012)

Rankings: N/A

Players to watch: Broome- Desmond Anderson, junior RB; Kameron Dawkins, senior RB/LB; Hunter Weber, sophomore QB. Fort Mill- Rogan Wells, sophomore QB; Deryan Sanders, senior RB; Malik Long, junior RB/LB.

Twitter-sized preview: Jet Turner returns to Region 3, but with a triple option instead of the double wing. Either offense would be a test for inexperienced FM...

Nation Ford at Ridge View

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Coaches: Nation Ford- Michael Allen; Ridge View- Raymond Jennings

Records: Nation Ford 2-1; Ridge View 2-1

Points per game scored/allowed: Nation Ford 38.3/36.6; Ridge View 22.6/15.3

Last week: Nation Ford idle; Ridge View beat Fort Mill 32-19

Last meeting: Nation Ford beat Ridge View 35-28 (2012)

Rankings: N/A

Players to watch: Nation Ford- Josh Shade, sophomore WR; Dalton Helms, senior QB; Blake Hill, senior DB; Brandon Cureton, senior WR/DB. Ridge View- Walter Napper, RB; Okechi Ntiasagwe, junior WR; Marcus Reaster-Glover, ATH.

Twitter-sized preview: A pair of 2-1 4A teams approaching region play suggests a dogfight Friday night. NaFo can score, but can they play any defense against RV?

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