Hike! Your weekly guide to high school football

mfields@herald-leader.comOctober 31, 2013 

HIke!

Your weekly guide to high school football

friday's kickoffs

City games

Boone County (0-9) at No. 9 Lexington Catholic (6-3): Once-powerhouse Boone County is the only winless team in Class 6A. Lexington Catholic tunes up for next week's playoffs when it hosts Rockcastle County.

Bryan Station (4-4) at Ballard (4-5): Bryan Station quarterback Ora "Bo" Johnson is only 104 passing yards shy of 7,000 for his career. The Defenders, in a tiebreaker with Henry Clay and Paul Laurence Dunbar in the district, could possibly get a home playoff game if they beat Ballard.

Lexington Christian (1-8) at Walton-Verona (7-2): If it's any consolation to LCA, its eight losses have come against teams that are a combined 51-23, and none has a losing record. LCA travels to Prestonsburg for its playoff opener next week.

Paul Laurence Dunbar (5-4) at Mercer County (5-4): If Dunbar beats the Titans it will have six regular-season wins for the first time since 2005. The Bulldogs will play at Tates Creek in their playoff opener next week.

Top state games

No. 13 Johnson Central (9-0) at No. 24 Belfry (9-0): This is the seventh year in a row these mountain powers have met in the regular-season finale. Belfry won last year, but Johnson Central took three in a row before that and spoiled the Pirates' unbeaten regular season in 2011.

No. 21 Mayfield (9-0) at Caldwell County (9-0): Defending Class A champ Mayfield is riding a 23-game winning streak, including a 48-7 rout of Caldwell County last year. The Tigers bounced back from that loss to reach the 2A finals where they lost to Newport Central Catholic.

Mike Fields

This weekend's high school football schedule

All times p.m. and local to site

Friday

Casey Co. at Adair Co., 7

Monroe Co. at Allen Co.-Scottsville, 7

Madisonville at Apollo, 7

Bryan Station at Ballard, 7:30

Louisville Holy Cross at Bardstown, 7:30

Owensboro Catholic at Barren Co., 7:30

Johnson Central at Belfry, 7:30

Harlan Co. at Bell Co., 7:30

Gallatin Co. at Bishop Brossart, 7

Clark Co. at Bourbon Co., 7:30

Blackman (Tenn.) at Bowling Green, 7

Tolsia (W.Va.) at Boyd Co., 7:30

Whitley Co. at Boyle Co., 7:30

Bethlehem at Bracken Co., 7:30

Mayfield at Caldwell Co., 7

Trigg Co. at Calloway Co., 7

Covington Holy Cross at Campbell Co., 7

LaRue Co. at Campbellsville, 7:30

Dayton at Carroll Co., 7:30

Metcalfe Co. at Caverna, 7

Pleasure Ridge Park at Central, 7:30

Jackson Co. at Clinton Co., 7

Anderson Co. at Collins, 7:30

Dixie Heights at Cooper, 7:30

Knox Central at Corbin, 7:30

Frankfort at Danville, 7:30

Ohio Co. at Daviess Co., 7

North Oldham at East Jessamine, 7:30

South Floyd at East Ridge, 7:30

Manual at Eastern, 7:30

Butler Co. at Edmonson Co., 7

Bullitt East at Fairdale, 7:30

Shelby Valley at Fleming Co., 7:30

Loretto (Tenn.) at Fort Campbell, 7

Hart Co. at Fort Knox, 8

Hopkinsville at Franklin-Simpson, 7

Murray at Fulton Co., 7

Elizabethtown at Glasgow, 7

North Laurel at Grant Co., 7:30

East Carter at Greenup Co., 7:30

Central Hardin at Greenwood, 8

Breckinridge Co. at Hancock Co., 7

Haysi (Va.) at Harlan, 7:30

Sheldon Clark at Hazard, 7:30

Warren Central at Highlands, 7:30

Phelps at Hurley (Va.), 7:30

Atherton at Iroquois, 7:30

Fairview at Cincinnati Gamble Montessori, 7:30

Betsy Layne at Jenkins, 7:30

Trimble Co. at Kentucky Country Day, 7:30

Allen Central at Knott Co. Central, 7:30

South Laurel at Leslie Co., 7:30

Breathitt Co. at Letcher Co. Central, 7:30

Boone Co. at Lexington Catholic, 7:30

Pendleton Co. at Ludlow, 7

Lewis Co. at Magoffin Co., 7:30

Louisville Christian at Male, 7:30

Washington Co. at Marion Co., 7:30

Graves Co. at Marshall Co., 7

Scott at Mason Co., 7:30

Christian Co. at McCracken Co., 7

Estill Co. at McCreary Central, 7:30

North Bullitt at Meade Co., 7:30

Paul Laurence Dunbar at Mercer Co., 7:30

Lynn Camp at Middlesboro, 7:30

Powell Co. at Morgan Co., 7:30

Holmes at Newport, 7

Bath Co. at Nicholas Co., 7:30

Jeffersontown at Oldham Co., 7:30

Henderson Co. at Owensboro, 7

West Carter at Paintsville, 7:30

Berea at Paris, 7:30

Pike Co. Central at Perry Co. Central, 7:30

Williamsburg at Pineville, 7:30

Lawrence Co. at Prestonsburg, 7:30

Ironton (Ohio) at Raceland, 7:30

Montgomery Co. at Rowan Co., 7:30

Pikeville at Russell, 7:30

Grayson Co. at Russell Co., 7

South Warren at Russellville, 7

Seneca at Scott Co., 7:30

Western Hills at Shelby Co., 7:30

Bullitt Central at South Oldham, 7:30

DeSales at Southern, 7:30

Henry Co. at Spencer Co., 7:30

Cincinnati St. Xavier at St. Xavier, 7:30

Green Co. at Taylor Co., 7:30

Muhlenberg Co. at Todd Co. Central, 7

Archbishop Moeller (Ohio) at Trinity, 7:30

Hopkins Co. Central at Union Co., 7

Butler at Valley, 7:30

Fern Creek at Waggener, 7:30

Lexington Christian at Walton-Verona, 7:30

Logan Co. at Warren East, 7

Rockcastle Co. at Wayne Co., 7:30

McLean Co. at Webster Co., 7

Garrard Co. at West Jessamine, 7:30

John Hardin at Western, 7:30

Harrison Co. at Woodford Co., 7:30

Saturday

Newport Central Catholic at Beechwood, 12

Conner at Covington Catholic, 1

Eminence at Oyler (Ohio), 1:30

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