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FRIDAY, AUG. 17
Sagarin Ratings ŠJeff Sagarin
Alexandria (0-0) at Wes-Del (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Parker Field.
COACHES: Pete Gast, 38-56 in 10th year at Alexandria, 53-91 in 15th year overall. Brad Hess, 23-28 in 6th year at Wes-Del.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Alexandria, 30.01, 229th overall, 36th in 2A. Wes-Del, 20.84, 264th overall, 33rd in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Alexandria, 12-2.
LAST MEETING: Alexandria, 19-6, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Alexandria, 28-24.
Anderson Prep Academy (0-0) at Monroe Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Monroe Central.
COACHES: Michael Torgerson, 0-0 in 1st year at Anderson Prep. John Hochstetler, 46-24 in 7th year at Monroe Central, 133-107 in 22nd year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Monroe Central, 57.61, 106th overall, 5th in 1A. Anderson Prep,-25.71, 326th overall, 61st in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Monroe Central, 6-2.
LAST MEETING: Monroe Central, 54-0, Oct. 6, 2017.
PREDICTION: Monroe Central, 59-7.
Andrean (0-0) at Merrillville (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Demaree Stadium.
COACHES: Chris Skinner, 13-10 in 3rd year at Andrean. Brad Seiss, 13-20 in 4th year at Merrillville, 26-37 in 7th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Andrean, 61.69, 89th overall, 12th in 3A. Merrillville, 52.98, 130th overall, 30th in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Merrillville, 11-8.
LAST MEETING: Andrean, 42-13, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Merrillville, 28-24.
Avon (0-0) at Plainfield (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Red Pride Field.
COACHES: Mark Bless, 66-29 in 9th year at Avon, 215-96 in 29th year overall. Brian Woodard, 74-57 in 13th year at Plainfield.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Avon, 104.72, 3rd overall, 3rd in 6A. Plainfield, 73.94, 46th overall, 11th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Avon, 19-3.
LAST MEETING: Avon, 58-32, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Avon, 45-31.
Bellmont (0-0) at Adams Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Minnich Field.
COACHES: Marty Ballard, 5-16 in 3rd year at Bellmont. Michael Mosser, 67-39 in 10th year at Adams Central.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Adams Central, 59.55, 97th overall, 2nd in 1A. Bellmont, 33.43, 216th overall, 41st in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Adams Central, 3-1.
LAST MEETING: Adams Central, 42-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Adams Central, 31-21.
Bloomington North (0-0) at Greenwood (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Woodman Field.
COACHES: Scott Bless, 56-85 in 14th year at Bloomington North, 71-115 in 19th year overall. Mike Campbell, 69-67 in 13th year at Greenwood.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Greenwood, 75.55, 39th overall, 5th in 4A. Bloomington North, 56.19, 112th overall, 24th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: Greenwood, 35-21.
Boonville (0-0) at Washington (0-0)
GAME TIME: 8 pm ET, Hatchet Hollow.
COACHES: Darin Ward, 18-14 in 4th year at Boonville, 88-44 in 13th year overall. Jake Durnil, 12-20 in 4th year at Washington.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Boonville, 49.15, 145th overall, 36th in 4A. Washington, 42.25, 174th overall, 32nd in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Boonville, 28-4.
LAST MEETING: Boonville, 23-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Boonville, 31-21.
Brebeuf Jesuit (0-0) at Indianapolis Chatard (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Bishop Chatard.
COACHES: Mic Roessler, 37-24 in 6th year at Brebeuf Jesuit. Rob Doyle, 7-6 in 2nd year at Bishop Chatard.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Brebeuf Jesuit, 77.58, 32nd overall, 5th in 3A. Bishop Chatard, 76.93, 35th overall, 6th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Bishop Chatard, 16-1.
LAST MEETING: Bishop Chatard, 27-17, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Bishop Chatard, 31-17.
Bremen (0-0) at Tippecanoe Valley (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Death Valley.
COACHES: Jordan Leeper, 12-10 in 3rd year at Bremen. Stephen Moriarty, 2-8 in 2nd year at Tippecanoe Valley.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Bremen, 46.94, 156th overall, 18th in 2A. Tippecanoe Valley, 24.34, 256th overall, 54th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Bremen, 7-4.
LAST MEETING: Bremen, 41-13, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Bremen, 31-21.
Brownsburg (0-0) at Bloomington South (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Huff Field.
COACHES: John Hart, 16-5 in 3rd year at Brownsburg, 284-87 in 34th year overall. Mo Moriarity, 187-49 in 21st year at Bloomington South, 291-90 in 33rd year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Brownsburg, 95.28, 9th overall, 8th in 6A. Bloomington South, 74.69, 43rd overall, 9th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Brownsburg, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Brownsburg, 51-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Brownsburg, 35-31.
Brownstown Central (0-0) at Corydon Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Corydon.
COACHES: Reed May, 248-50 in 26th year at Brownstown. Aaron Humphrey, 1-9 in 2nd year at Corydon.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Brownstown, 61.12, 93rd overall, 13th in 3A. Corydon, 17.35, 272nd overall, 58th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Brownstown, 27-5.
LAST MEETING: Brownstown, 44-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Brownstown, 38-17.
Cambridge City Lincoln (0-0) at Centerville (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Craig Field.
COACHES: Phil Renforth, 53-112 in 17th year at Lincoln. Kyle Padgett, 10-10 in 3rd year at Centerville.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Centerville, 47.84, 151st overall, 17th in 2A. Lincoln, 11.21, 291st overall, 41st in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Centerville, 25-6.
LAST MEETING: Centerville, 45-0, Sep. 8, 2017.
PREDICTION: Centerville, 35-14.
Carroll (Fort Wayne) (0-0) at Fort Wayne Luers (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Luers Field.
COACHES: Doug Dinan, 63-29 in 9th year at Carroll. Kyle Lindsay, 35-29 in 6th year at Bishop Luers.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Carroll, 64.25, 80th overall, 25th in 6A. Bishop Luers, 58.76, 101st overall, 16th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Carroll, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Bishop Luers, 34-19, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Bishop Luers, 35-31.
Caston (0-0) at West Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, West Central.
COACHES: Tony Slocum, 1-9 in 2nd year at Caston. Marc Hall, 8-32 in 5th year at West Central, 21-50 in 8th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Caston, 9.52, 294th overall, 44th in 1A. West Central, 4.02, 303rd overall, 50th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Caston, 17-14.
LAST MEETING: Caston, 13-8, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: West Central, 28-24.
Central Noble (0-0) at West Noble (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Charger Field.
COACHES: Trevor Tipton, 112-99 in 21st year at Central Noble. Monte Mawhorter, 75-113 in 20th year at West Noble.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Central Noble, 46.01, 160th overall, 19th in 2A. West Noble, 43.52, 168th overall, 28th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Central Noble, 17-14.
LAST MEETING: West Noble, 32-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Central Noble, 28-24.
Churubusco (0-0) at Whitko (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Huff Stadium.
COACHES: Paul Sade, 38-17 in 6th year at Churubusco. Jeff Sprunger, 7-14 in 3rd year at Whitko.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Churubusco, 59.07, 99th overall, 4th in 1A. Whitko, 1.99, 307th overall, 60th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Churubusco, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Churubusco, 56-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Churubusco, 38-17.
Clinton Central (0-0) at Frankfort (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, The Yard.
COACHES: Justin Gardiner, 0-10 in 2nd year at Clinton Central. James Byers, 0-0 in 1st year at Frankfort, 3-17 in 3rd year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Frankfort, 20.53, 266th overall, 59th in 4A. Clinton Central, 2.29, 305th overall, 52nd in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Frankfort, 4-2.
LAST MEETING: Frankfort won, 1992.
PREDICTION: Frankfort, 38-24.
Clinton Prairie (0-0) at Hanover Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 8 pm ET, Hanover.
COACHES: Raymond Jones, 0-0 in 1st year at Clinton Prairie, 30-7 in 4th year overall. Brian Parker, 0-0 in 1st year at Hanover.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Hanover, 35.46, 207th overall, 38th in 3A. Clinton Prairie, 26.07, 249th overall, 27th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: Hanover, 42-28.
Covington (0-0) at South Vermillion (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Wildcat Stadium.
COACHES: Travis Brown, 25-36 in 7th year at Covington. Greg Barrett, 7-3 in 2nd year at South Vermillion, 64-37 in 10th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: South Vermillion, 42.93, 172nd overall, 30th in 3A. Covington, 12.88, 283rd overall, 36th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Covington, 12-11.
LAST MEETING: South Vermillion, 28-7, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: South Vermillion, 35-24.
Crawford County (0-0) at Evansville Harrison (0-0)
GAME TIME: 6:30 pm CT, Romain Stadium.
COACHES: Jeremy Reynolds, 0-0 in 1st year at Crawford County. Lane Oxley, 2-8 in 2nd year at Harrison.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Harrison, 41.35, 179th overall, 44th in 4A. Crawford County, 6.36, 299th overall, 57th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: Harrison, 49-7.
Crawfordsville (0-0) at Greencastle (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Harbison Stadium.
COACHES: Sean Gerold, 6-34 in 5th year at Crawfordsville. Mike Meyer, 36-48 in 9th year at Greencastle, 40-74 in 12th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Greencastle, 42.11, 175th overall, 33rd in 3A. Crawfordsville, 19.61, 270th overall, 57th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Greencastle, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Greencastle, 10-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Greencastle, 28-17.
Culver (0-0) at North Judson (0-0)
GAME TIME: 6:30 pm CT, Liberty Field.
COACHES: Mike Zehner, 12-10 in 3rd year at Culver, 39-26 in 7th year overall. Ted White, 20-24 in 5th year at North Judson.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Culver, 35.8, 203rd overall, 20th in 1A. North Judson, 15.55, 279th overall, 34th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Culver, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Culver, 12-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: North Judson, 28-17.
Danville (0-0) at Cascade (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Memorial Stadium.
COACHES: K.C. Woods, 23-4 in 3rd year at Danville. Steve Spinks, 6-15 in 3rd year at Cascade.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Danville, 78.36, 29th overall, 4th in 3A. Cascade, 26.33, 248th overall, 43rd in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Danville, 17-0.
LAST MEETING: Danville, 47-13, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Danville, 45-14.
DeKalb (0-0) at Angola (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Trine U..
COACHES: Pete Kempf, 14-25 in 5th year at DeKalb. Andy Thomas, 26-17 in 5th year at Angola, 116-84 in 19th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Angola, 69.6, 58th overall, 11th in 4A. DeKalb, 37.51, 199th overall, 51st in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: DeKalb, 10-5.
LAST MEETING: Angola, 30-7, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Angola, 31-24.
Delphi (0-0) at Benton Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Mallory Field.
COACHES: Josh Strasser, 27-38 in 7th year at Delphi. Mike Hammons, 2-8 in 2nd year at Benton Central.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Benton Central, 30.82, 226th overall, 45th in 3A. Delphi, 29.41, 235th overall, 39th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Delphi, 15-13.
LAST MEETING: Delphi, 28-27, Oct. 6, 2017.
PREDICTION: Benton Central, 31-30.
Delta (0-0) at Muncie Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Ball Recreational Field.
COACHES: Chris Overholt, 13-10 in 3rd year at Delta. Scott Pethtel, 1-9 in 2nd year at Muncie Central.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Delta, 55.5, 115th overall, 27th in 4A. Muncie Central, 34.05, 213th overall, 34th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Muncie Central, 4-3.
LAST MEETING: Muncie Central, 24-3, Nov. 3, 2006, sectional.
PREDICTION: Delta, 38-24.
Eastern (Greentown) (0-0) at Oak Hill (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Oak Hill.
COACHES: Josh Edwards, 37-74 in 12th year at Eastern, 53-138 in 20th year overall. Bud Ozmun, 122-82 in 20th year at Oak Hill.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Eastern, 29.76, 231st overall, 37th in 2A. Oak Hill, 19.73, 269th overall, 51st in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Oak Hill, 15-7.
LAST MEETING: Eastern, 31-28, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Oak Hill, 31-28.
Eastern (Pekin) (0-0) at West Washington (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Sanders Field.
COACHES: Luke Dean, 9-24 in 4th year at Eastern, 30-64 in 10th year overall. Phillip Bowsman, 74-47 in 12th year at West Washington.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: West Washington, 24.7, 254th overall, 29th in 1A. Eastern, 22.87, 262nd overall, 48th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: West Washington, 10-1.
LAST MEETING: West Washington, 8-6, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: West Washington, 31-17.
Edgewood (0-0) at Mitchell (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Cole Field.
COACHES: Brian Rosenburgh, 3-7 in 2nd year at Edgewood. Troy Pritchett, 21-23 in 5th year at Mitchell, 43-45 in 9th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Mitchell, 36.42, 201st overall, 28th in 2A. Edgewood, 17.19, 273rd overall, 60th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Mitchell, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Mitchell, 36-7, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Mitchell, 28-27.
Edinburgh (0-0) at Brown County (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Hill Field.
COACHES: Jason Burton, 1-9 in 2nd year at Edinburgh. Randy Minniear, 5-15 in 3rd year at Brown County.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Brown County, 11.41, 289th overall, 60th in 3A. Edinburgh,-17.81, 323rd overall, 59th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Brown County, 12-3.
LAST MEETING: Brown County, 46-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Brown County, 42-17.
Elkhart Central (0-0) at Elkhart Memorial (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Charger Field.
COACHES: Josh Shattuck, 4-6 in 2nd year at Central, 37-54 in 10th year overall. Scot Shaw, 6-25 in 4th year at Memorial, 204-93 in 30th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Central, 45.45, 162nd overall, 30th in 5A. Memorial, 37.94, 198th overall, 33rd in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Central, 17-16.
LAST MEETING: Central, 21-20, Aug. 19, 2017.
PREDICTION: Central, 24-21.
Evansville Central (0-0) at Greenfield-Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 8 pm ET, Myers Field.
COACHES: Troy Burgess, 0-0 in 1st year at Central, 95-74 in 17th year overall. Adam Sherman, 9-12 in 3rd year at Greenfield.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Central, 84.76, 23rd overall, 1st in 4A. Greenfield, 47, 155th overall, 29th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: Central, 38-17.
Evansville Reitz (0-0) at Henderson County (Ky.)
GAME TIME: 8 pm ET, Henderson County (Ky.).
COACHES: Andy Hape, 47-12 in 6th year at Reitz. .
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Reitz, 74.79, 42nd overall, 6th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Reitz, 8-1.
LAST MEETING: Evansville Reitz, 41-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
Fairfield (0-0) at Goshen (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Foreman Field.
COACHES: Matt Thacker, 0-0 in 1st year at Fairfield. Kyle Park, 15-27 in 5th year at Goshen.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Goshen, 38.24, 196th overall, 32nd in 5A. Fairfield, 27.91, 239th overall, 49th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Goshen, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Fairfield, 19-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Goshen, 28-10.
Fishers (0-0) at North Central (Indianapolis) (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Panther Stadium.
COACHES: Rick Wimmer, 88-51 in 13th year at Fishers, 252-134 in 36th year overall. Kevin O'Shea, 3-7 in 2nd year at North Central, 217-80 in 26th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: North Central, 88.19, 17th overall, 12th in 6A. Fishers, 88.16, 18th overall, 13th in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Fishers, 3-1.
LAST MEETING: North Central, 19-17, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: North Central, 24-23.
Fort Wayne Concordia (0-0) at Fort Wayne South (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Weicker Stadium.
COACHES: Tim Mannigel, 41-50 in 9th year at Concordia. Roosevelt Norfleet, 7-35 in 5th year at South Side, 11-71 in 9th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Concordia, 63.17, 84th overall, 10th in 3A. South Side, 40.89, 184th overall, 46th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: South Side, 19-10.
LAST MEETING: Concordia, 29-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: South Side, 28-27.
Fort Wayne North (0-0) at Fort Wayne Snider (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Spuller Stadium.
COACHES: Mike Brevard, 0-10 in 2nd year at North Side. Kurt Tippmann, 97-21 in 10th year at Snider.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Snider, 90.8, 14th overall, 10th in 6A. North Side, 31.53, 220th overall, 36th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Snider, 34-9.
LAST MEETING: Snider, 59-7, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Snider, 45-14.
Fort Wayne Northrop (0-0) at Homestead (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Walters Stadium.
COACHES: Jason Doerffler, 8-32 in 5th year at Northrop. Chad Zolman, 118-37 in 15th year at Homestead.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Homestead, 80.17, 28th overall, 17th in 6A. Northrop, 48.58, 147th overall, 31st in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Homestead, 12-0.
LAST MEETING: Homestead, 43-23, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Homestead, 45-28.
Fort Wayne Wayne (0-0) at Fort Wayne Dwenger (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Zollner Stadium.
COACHES: Derrick Moore, 7-25 in 4th year at Wayne. Jason Garrett, 0-0 in 1st year at Bishop Dwenger.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Bishop Dwenger, 72.65, 48th overall, 8th in 4A. Wayne, 55.1, 120th overall, 31st in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Bishop Dwenger, 27-10.
LAST MEETING: Bishop Dwenger, 41-20, Nov. 3, 2017, sectional.
PREDICTION: Bishop Dwenger, 35-17.
Franklin (0-0) at Columbus North (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Andress Field.
COACHES: Chris Coll, 1-9 in 2nd year at Franklin, 80-52 in 13th year overall. Tim Bless, 122-81 in 19th year at Columbus North, 134-90 in 21st year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Columbus North, 96.05, 8th overall, 7th in 6A. Franklin, 58.42, 103rd overall, 23rd in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Columbus North, 3-0.
LAST MEETING: Columbus North, 41-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Columbus North, 38-17.
Franklin Central (0-0) at Decatur Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Devere Stadium.
COACHES: Grant Lewis, 15-15 in 4th year at Franklin Central. Kyle Enright, 17-5 in 3rd year at Decatur Central.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Decatur Central, 88.48, 16th overall, 4th in 5A. Franklin Central, 86.57, 19th overall, 14th in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Franklin Central, 19-12.
LAST MEETING: Franklin Central, 31-20, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Decatur Central, 35-31.
Frankton (0-0) at Tri-Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Tri-Central.
COACHES: Bobby Ryan, 6-5 in 2nd year at Frankton. Shane Arnold, 0-0 in 1st year at Tri-Central.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Frankton, 33.7, 215th overall, 34th in 2A. Tri-Central, 24.84, 252nd overall, 28th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Frankton, 1-0.
LAST MEETING: Frankton, 40-10, Oct. 24, 2003, sectional.
PREDICTION: Frankton, 35-28.
Fremont (0-0) at Southern Wells (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Carnes Field.
COACHES: Jim Hummer, 4-35 in 5th year at Fremont, 86-146 in 24th year overall. Greg Mose, 0-0 in 1st year at Southern Wells.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Southern Wells, 11.75, 288th overall, 39th in 1A. Fremont,-8.61, 318th overall, 57th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Southern Wells, 26-8.
LAST MEETING: Southern Wells, 33-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Southern Wells, 35-21.
Gary Roosevelt (0-0) at Gary West (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, West Side Stadium.
COACHES: Craig Buckingham, 8-11 in 3rd year at Roosevelt. Colin McCullough, 0-0 in 1st year at West Side, 0-10 in 2nd year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Roosevelt, 26.81, 244th overall, 42nd in 2A. West Side, 12.8, 284th overall, 63rd in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: West Side, 20-14.
LAST MEETING: West Side, 46-42, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: West Side, 31-28.
Gibson Southern (0-0) at Forest Park (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Forest Park.
COACHES: Nick Hart, 67-9 in 7th year at Gibson Southern. Ross Fuhs, 15-46 in 7th year at Forest Park.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Gibson Southern, 86.52, 20th overall, 2nd in 3A. Forest Park, 29.72, 232nd overall, 38th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Gibson Southern, 7-3.
LAST MEETING: Gibson Southern, 62-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Gibson Southern, 49-21.
Greensburg (0-0) at Shelbyville (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, McKeand Field.
COACHES: Scott Moore, 52-52 in 11th year at Greensburg. Michael Clevenger, 0-0 in 1st year at Shelbyville, 11-10 in 3rd year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Shelbyville, 54.46, 123rd overall, 32nd in 4A. Greensburg, 43.43, 170th overall, 29th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Shelbyville, 17-4.
LAST MEETING: Shelbyville, 31-10, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Shelbyville, 35-28.
Hagerstown (0-0) at Knightstown (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Willard Field.
COACHES: Scott Snodgrass, 42-33 in 8th year at Hagerstown, 51-93 in 15th year overall. Chad Montgomery, 0-0 in 1st year at Knightstown.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Hagerstown, 54.26, 125th overall, 8th in 1A. Knightstown, 27.76, 241st overall, 40th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Hagerstown, 18-16.
LAST MEETING: Hagerstown, 28-14, Aug. 25, 2017.
PREDICTION: Hagerstown, 31-21.
Hamilton Southeastern (0-0) vs. Lawrence Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 8:30 pm ET, Lucas Oil.
COACHES: Adam Morris, 0-0 in 1st year at Hamilton SE, 13-8 in 3rd year overall. John Rodenberg, 0-0 in 1st year at Lawrence Central.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Lawrence Central, 97.37, 5th overall, 5th in 6A. Hamilton SE, 74.22, 45th overall, 21st in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Hamilton SE, 1-0.
LAST MEETING: Hamilton SE, 22-0, Oct. 26, 2007, sectional.
PREDICTION: Lawrence Central, 28-17.
Hammond (0-0) at South Bend Washington (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, School Field.
COACHES: Roosevelt Moore, 22-20 in 5th year at Hammond. Jay Johnson, 21-43 in 7th year at Washington.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Washington, 39.74, 188th overall, 49th in 4A. Hammond, 16.14, 276th overall, 62nd in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Washington, 1-0.
LAST MEETING: Washington, 22-0, Aug. 19, 2017.
PREDICTION: Washington, 31-21.
Hammond Gavit (0-0) at Calumet (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Arrowhead.
COACHES: Robert Robinson, 25-45 in 8th year at Gavit, 47-56 in 11th year overall. Richard Good, 3-7 in 2nd year at Calumet.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Gavit, 29.57, 234th overall, 55th in 4A. Calumet, 15.42, 280th overall, 59th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Gavit, 17-8.
LAST MEETING: Gavit, 32-12, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Gavit, 31-24.
Heritage (0-0) at Eastside (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Eastside.
COACHES: Nico Tigulis, 4-16 in 3rd year at Heritage. Todd Mason, 7-4 in 2nd year at Eastside.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Eastside, 50.06, 142nd overall, 12th in 1A. Heritage, 20.7, 265th overall, 56th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Heritage, 1-0.
LAST MEETING: Heritage won, 1993, sectional.
PREDICTION: Eastside, 31-24.
Highland (0-0) at Hammond Morton (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Zlotnik Field.
COACHES: Pete Koulianos, 0-0 in 1st year at Highland, 21-10 in 4th year overall. Sean Kinsey, 12-10 in 3rd year at Morton.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Morton, 50.37, 141st overall, 35th in 4A. Highland, 41.72, 176th overall, 41st in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Morton, 19-10.
LAST MEETING: Morton, 27-23, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Morton, 28-21.
Hobart (0-0) at Chesterton (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Chesterton Stadium.
COACHES: Craig Osika, 0-0 in 1st year at Hobart. Mark Peterson, 24-29 in 6th year at Chesterton, 59-58 in 12th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Chesterton, 58.52, 102nd overall, 26th in 6A. Hobart, 55.14, 119th overall, 30th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Hobart, 12-5.
LAST MEETING: Chesterton, 35-21, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Chesterton, 21-20.
Huntington North (0-0) at Marion (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Lootens Stadium.
COACHES: Rick Burnau, 5-26 in 4th year at Huntington North, 8-33 in 5th year overall. Craig Chambers, 12-9 in 3rd year at Marion, 35-22 in 6th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Marion, 67.77, 65th overall, 15th in 4A. Huntington North, 31.58, 219th overall, 35th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Huntington North, 17-16.
LAST MEETING: Marion, 35-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Marion, 31-17.
Indianapolis Lutheran (0-0) at Beech Grove (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Beech Grove.
COACHES: Dave Pasch, 76-46 in 11th year at Lutheran, 141-103 in 22nd year overall. Mark Weller, 31-42 in 8th year at Beech Grove, 44-63 in 11th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Lutheran, 56.26, 110th overall, 6th in 1A. Beech Grove, 47.17, 154th overall, 38th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Beech Grove, 5-4.
LAST MEETING: Lutheran, 28-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Beech Grove, 28-27.
Indianapolis Manual (0-0) at Heritage Christian (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Heritage Christian.
COACHES: Robert Orkman, 13-17 in 4th year at Manual, 16-24 in 5th year overall. Kyle Ray, 10-9 in 3rd year at Heritage Christian.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Heritage Christian, 45.34, 164th overall, 20th in 2A. Manual, 24.16, 257th overall, 55th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Manual, 2-0.
LAST MEETING: Manual, 20-0, Sep. 12, 2003.
PREDICTION: Heritage Christian, 38-21.
Indianapolis Roncalli (0-0) at Southport (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Perry Stadium.
COACHES: Scott Marsh, 8-2 in 2nd year at Roncalli, 35-57 in 10th year overall. Brandon Winters, 11-10 in 3rd year at Southport.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Roncalli, 93.51, 11th overall, 3rd in 5A. Southport, 77.71, 31st overall, 19th in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Tied, 8-8.
LAST MEETING: Roncalli, 21-3, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Roncalli, 31-21.
Indianapolis Shortridge (0-0) at Southside HomeSchool
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Southside HomeSchool.
COACHES: Joshua Person, 0-0 in 1st year at Shortridge. .
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Shortridge, 6.1, 300th overall, 48th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Shortridge, 2-0.
LAST MEETING: Indianapolis Shortridge, 47-6, Aug. 18, 2017.
Indianapolis Tech (0-0) at Ben Davis (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Giant Stadium.
COACHES: Will Patterson, 0-0 in 1st year at Tech. Jason Simmons, 0-0 in 1st year at Ben Davis, 26-19 in 5th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Ben Davis, 122.7, 1st overall, 1st in 6A. Tech, 52.65, 133rd overall, 26th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Ben Davis, 9-0.
LAST MEETING: Ben Davis, 49-7, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Ben Davis, 56-3.
Indianapolis Tindley (0-0) at Trinity Lutheran (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Trinity Lutheran.
COACHES: Jimmie Mays, 0-0 in 1st year at Tindley. Michael Wilson, 3-5 in 2nd year at Trinity Lutheran, 37-26 in 7th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Tindley, 22.65, 263rd overall, 32nd in 1A. Trinity Lutheran,-8.74, 319th overall,
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Tindley, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Tindley, 44-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Tindley, 31-21.
Indianapolis Washington (0-0) at Bowman Academy (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Roosevelt.
COACHES: Steve Moorman, 0-0 in 1st year at Washington, 39-17 in 7th year overall. David Nelson, 15-36 in 6th year at Bowman.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Bowman, 20.27, 267th overall, 49th in 2A. Washington,-14.89, 322nd overall, 63rd in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Bowman, 1-0.
LAST MEETING: Bowman, 54-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Bowman, 31-28.
Jasonville Community at Covenant Christian (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Zionsville West.
COACHES: Larry McWhorter, 20-9 in 5th year at Covenant, 171-69 in 23rd year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Covenant, 10.52, 292nd overall, 42nd in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
Jasper (0-0) at Evansville Memorial (0-0)
GAME TIME: 6:30 pm CT, Enlow Field.
COACHES: Tony Ahrens, 138-39 in 16th year at Jasper. John Hurley, 73-53 in 11th year at Memorial.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Memorial, 84.78, 22nd overall, 3rd in 3A. Jasper, 72.21, 52nd overall, 9th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Jasper, 17-8.
LAST MEETING: Memorial, 18-7, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Memorial, 31-28.
Jay County (0-0) at Blackford (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Bruin Field.
COACHES: Tim Millspaugh, 23-29 in 6th year at Jay County. Randy Sehy, 6-16 in 3rd year at Blackford, 67-70 in 14th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Jay County, 41.53, 178th overall, 43rd in 4A. Blackford, 27.29, 242nd overall, 51st in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Jay County, 26-7.
LAST MEETING: Jay County, 43-6, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Jay County, 35-24.
Jeffersonville (0-0) at Southwestern (Ky.)
GAME TIME: 6 pm ET, Pulaski Co., Ky..
COACHES: Brian Glesing, 0-0 in 1st year at Jeffersonville, 110-81 in 18th year overall. .
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Jeffersonville, 54.36, 124th overall, 29th in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Southwestern (Ky.), 1-0.
LAST MEETING: Southwestern (Ky.), 56-26, Aug. 19, 2016.
Jennings County (0-0) at Batesville (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Dawg Pound.
COACHES: Rick Zimmerman, 26-76 in 11th year at Jennings County. Evan Ulery, 12-9 in 3rd year at Batesville.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Batesville, 54.51, 121st overall, 20th in 3A. Jennings County, 41.25, 181st overall, 45th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Batesville, 17-4.
LAST MEETING: Batesville, 49-24, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Batesville, 42-28.
John Glenn (0-0) at Boone Grove (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Valparaiso U..
COACHES: Austin Foust, 3-7 in 2nd year at Glenn. Dan Kukulski, 8-4 in 2nd year at Boone Grove.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Glenn, 39.71, 189th overall, 36th in 3A. Boone Grove, 38.54, 195th overall, 26th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Glenn, 1-0.
LAST MEETING: Glenn, 23-12, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Glenn, 24-17.
Knox (0-0) at Winamac (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Roudebush Field.
COACHES: John Hendryx, 24-11 in 4th year at Knox, 199-87 in 26th year overall. Craig Barr, 4-7 in 2nd year at Winamac, 134-102 in 22nd year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Knox, 53.85, 128th overall, 21st in 3A. Winamac, 29.67, 233rd overall, 25th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Winamac, 14-8.
LAST MEETING: Knox, 41-12, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Winamac, 24-23.
Kokomo (0-0) at New Palestine (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Kelso Stadium.
COACHES: Richard Benberry, 0-0 in 1st year at Kokomo. Kyle Ralph, 60-4 in 6th year at New Palestine.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: New Palestine, 82.4, 25th overall, 5th in 5A. Kokomo, 75.08, 41st overall, 8th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: New Palestine, 31-28.
Lafayette Jeff (0-0) at West Lafayette (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Straley Field.
COACHES: Pat Shanley, 16-5 in 3rd year at Lafayette Jeff. Shane Fry, 53-12 in 6th year at West Lafayette.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: West Lafayette, 92.77, 12th overall, 1st in 3A. Lafayette Jeff, 86.28, 21st overall, 15th in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: West Lafayette, 38-31.
Lake Station (0-0) at East Chicago Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Rucinski Field.
COACHES: Jason Wolfe, 2-8 in 2nd year at Lake Station. Jay Novak, 20-21 in 5th year at EC Central, 23-38 in 7th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: EC Central, 23.85, 259th overall, 58th in 4A. Lake Station, 2.23, 306th overall, 59th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: EC Central, 38-14.
Lapel (0-0) at Elwood (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Panther Stadium.
COACHES: Tim Miller, 32-37 in 7th year at Lapel. Chuck Foga, 0-0 in 1st year at Elwood.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Lapel, 52.86, 131st overall, 15th in 2A. Elwood, 15.96, 277th overall, 54th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Tied, 1-1.
LAST MEETING: Lapel, 67-16, Oct. 24, 2014, sectional.
PREDICTION: Lapel, 35-31.
LaPorte (0-0) at New Prairie (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Miller Field.
COACHES: Dave Sharpe, 22-10 in 4th year at LaPorte, 34-20 in 6th year overall. Russ Radtke, 60-14 in 7th year at New Prairie, 350-134 in 42nd year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: New Prairie, 80.58, 27th overall, 3rd in 4A. LaPorte, 71.07, 55th overall, 14th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: LaPorte, 20-6.
LAST MEETING: LaPorte, 41-12, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: New Prairie, 31-30.
LaVille (0-0) at Culver Academy (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Oliver Field.
COACHES: Will Hostrawser, 40-19 in 6th year at LaVille. Andy Dorrel, 119-100 in 21st year at Culver Academy.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Culver Academy, 73.87, 47th overall, 7th in 4A. LaVille, 38.84, 193rd overall, 19th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: Culver Academy, 31-10.
Lawrenceburg (0-0) at East Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Trojan Field.
COACHES: Ryan Knigga, 61-23 in 8th year at Lawrenceburg. Don Stonefield, 83-27 in 10th year at East Central.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: East Central, 80.74, 26th overall, 2nd in 4A. Lawrenceburg, 72.39, 50th overall, 7th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: East Central, 24-3.
LAST MEETING: East Central, 15-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: East Central, 35-21.
Linton-Stockton (0-0) at Southridge (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Raider Field.
COACHES: Brian Oliver, 59-9 in 6th year at Linton. Scott Buening, 48-15 in 6th year at Southridge, 60-43 in 10th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Southridge, 72.28, 51st overall, 2nd in 2A. Linton, 54.26, 126th overall, 13th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Southridge, 3-0.
LAST MEETING: Southridge, 20-0, Oct. 27, 2017, sectional.
PREDICTION: Southridge, 35-24.
Logansport (0-0) at Peru (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Bengal Field.
COACHES: Mike Johnson, 7-13 in 3rd year at Logansport, 221-91 in 28th year overall. Romison Saint-Louis, 0-0 in 1st year at Peru.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Logansport, 50.79, 139th overall, 34th in 4A. Peru, 31.42, 221st overall, 43rd in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Logansport, 22-10.
LAST MEETING: Logansport, 56-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Logansport, 35-24.
Louisville Male (Ky.) at Floyd Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Weigleb Stadium.
COACHES: James Bragg, 0-0 in 1st year at Floyd Central.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Floyd Central, 71.87, 54th overall, 13th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Louisville Male (Ky.), 7-1.
LAST MEETING: Louisville Male (Ky.), 35-10, Aug. 18, 2017.
Louisville Trinity (Ky.) at Carmel (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Greyhound Stadium.
COACHES: John Hebert, 28-12 in 4th year at Carmel.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Carmel, 92.73, 13th overall, 9th in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Louisville Trinity (Ky.), 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Louisville Trinity (Ky.), 31-3, Aug. 18, 2017.
Lowell (0-0) at Crown Point (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Dog Pound.
COACHES: Keith Kilmer, 65-30 in 9th year at Lowell. Kevin Enright, 36-30 in 7th year at Crown Point.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Lowell, 77.52, 33rd overall, 4th in 4A. Crown Point, 68.99, 60th overall, 22nd in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Crown Point, 17-10.
LAST MEETING: Lowell, 27-13, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Crown Point, 21-20.
Martinsville (0-0) at Bedford North Lawrence (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, BNL Stadium.
COACHES: Carter Whitson, 6-5 in 2nd year at Martinsville. Steve Weber, 20-31 in 6th year at Bedford NL, 148-60 in 19th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Bedford NL, 65.76, 75th overall, 18th in 5A. Martinsville, 63.55, 83rd overall, 19th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Martinsville, 6-2.
LAST MEETING: Martinsville, 42-14, Oct. 23, 1998, sectional.
PREDICTION: Martinsville, 35-31.
McCutcheon (0-0) at Guerin Catholic (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Guerin.
COACHES: Ken Frauhiger, 45-71 in 12th year at McCutcheon. Tom Dilley, 30-14 in 5th year at Guerin, 110-91 in 19th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: McCutcheon, 74.36, 44th overall, 10th in 5A. Guerin, 60.51, 95th overall, 15th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: McCutcheon, 28-17.
Michigan City (0-0) at Griffith (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, The Boneyard.
COACHES: Phil Mason, 16-8 in 3rd year at Michigan City, 129-69 in 18th year overall. Ben Geffert, 22-13 in 4th year at Griffith.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Michigan City, 77.42, 34th overall, 6th in 5A. Griffith, 66.94, 67th overall, 17th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Michigan City, 2-0.
LAST MEETING: Michigan City, 25-20, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Griffith, 35-28.
Milan (0-0) at Rushville (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Hinshaw Stadium.
COACHES: Ryan Langferman, 72-45 in 11th year at Milan. Dan Rector, 0-0 in 1st year at Rushville.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Milan, 54.49, 122nd overall, 12th in 2A. Rushville, 24.81, 253rd overall, 53rd in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Milan, 4-0.
LAST MEETING: Milan, 52-27, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Milan, 38-31.
Mishawaka (0-0) at Portage (0-0)
GAME TIME: 6:30 pm CT, The Warpath.
COACHES: Keith Kinder, 0-0 in 1st year at Mishawaka. Darren Rodriguez, 11-10 in 3rd year at Portage, 48-58 in 11th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Portage, 66.18, 72nd overall, 23rd in 6A. Mishawaka, 63.59, 82nd overall, 21st in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Mishawaka, 7-2.
LAST MEETING: Mishawaka, 47-45, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Portage, 31-28.
Monrovia (0-0) at Indianapolis Ritter (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Marian U..
COACHES: Kevin Hutchins, 75-38 in 10th year at Monrovia, 92-71 in 15th year overall. Ty Hunt, 126-33 in 13th year at Cardinal Ritter.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Cardinal Ritter, 65.76, 74th overall, 9th in 3A. Monrovia, 51.66, 135th overall, 22nd in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Cardinal Ritter, 6-3.
LAST MEETING: Cardinal Ritter, 34-20, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Cardinal Ritter, 35-24.
Mooresville (0-0) at Lebanon (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Lebanon.
COACHES: Mike Gillin, 3-9 in 2nd year at Mooresville, 308-126 in 40th year overall. Jeff Smock, 7-3 in 2nd year at Lebanon.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Lebanon, 61.18, 92nd overall, 23rd in 4A. Mooresville, 47.9, 150th overall, 37th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Mooresville, 14-12.
LAST MEETING: Lebanon, 45-28, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Lebanon, 38-35.
Mount Vernon (Fortville) (0-0) at Hamilton Heights (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Husky Stadium.
COACHES: Mike Kirschner, 0-0 in 1st year at Mount Vernon, 109-62 in 16th year overall. Jon Kirschner, 0-0 in 1st year at Hamilton Heights.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Mount Vernon, 46.42, 159th overall, 40th in 4A. Hamilton Heights, 41.2, 182nd overall, 35th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Mount Vernon, 4-3.
LAST MEETING: Mount Vernon, 17-13, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Hamilton Heights, 24-23.
Mount Vernon (Posey) (0-0) at Heritage Hills (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Patriot Field.
COACHES: Cory Brunson, 1-9 in 2nd year at Mount Vernon. Todd Wilkerson, 39-25 in 7th year at Heritage Hills.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Heritage Hills, 56.83, 109th overall, 18th in 3A. Mount Vernon, 26.41, 246th overall, 52nd in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Heritage Hills, 6-1.
LAST MEETING: Heritage Hills, 42-26, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Heritage Hills, 49-21.
Munster (0-0) at Lake Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Burial Grounds.
COACHES: Jason Grunewald, 0-0 in 1st year at Munster. Tony Bartolomeo, 1-6 in 2nd year at Lake Central.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Munster, 47.54, 152nd overall, 28th in 5A. Lake Central, 44.66, 165th overall, 32nd in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Lake Central, 18-12.
LAST MEETING: Lake Central, 33-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Lake Central, 28-24.
New Albany (0-0) at Providence (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Murphy Stadium.
COACHES: Steve Cooley, 5-5 in 2nd year at New Albany, 127-120 in 24th year overall. Larry Denison, 39-38 in 8th year at Providence.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: New Albany, 62.46, 86th overall, 20th in 5A. Providence, 43.74, 166th overall, 21st in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: New Albany, 11-10.
LAST MEETING: New Albany, 34-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: New Albany, 35-31.
New Castle (0-0) at Franklin County (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Wildcat Stadium.
COACHES: Kyle York, 6-5 in 2nd year at New Castle. Wes Gillman, 0-0 in 1st year at Franklin County, 14-23 in 5th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Franklin County, 58.76, 100th overall, 25th in 4A. New Castle, 53.76, 129th overall, 33rd in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Franklin County, 6-0.
LAST MEETING: Franklin County, 54-35, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Franklin County, 49-31.
New Haven (0-0) at South Bend Riley (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Jackson Field.
COACHES: Jimmy Linn, 0-0 in 1st year at New Haven. Jarvis Edison, 9-12 in 3rd year at Riley.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: New Haven, 65.78, 73rd overall, 18th in 4A. Riley, 61.21, 90th overall, 22nd in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: New Haven, 31-28.
Noblesville (0-0) vs. Indianapolis Cathedral (0-0)
GAME TIME: 6 pm ET, Lucas Oil.
COACHES: Justin Roden, 0-0 in 1st year at Noblesville, 47-20 in 6th year overall. Bill Peebles, 0-0 in 1st year at Cathedral, 74-65 in 14th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Cathedral, 94.68, 10th overall, 2nd in 5A. Noblesville, 65.18, 77th overall, 24th in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: Cathedral, 35-17.
North Central (Farmersburg) (0-0) at West Vigo (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Barrett Field.
COACHES: Travis Nolting, 51-26 in 8th year at North Central. Jeff Cobb, 62-72 in 14th year at West Vigo.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: West Vigo, 38.1, 197th overall, 37th in 3A. North Central, 34.01, 214th overall, 23rd in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: West Vigo, 6-1.
LAST MEETING: North Central, 22-18, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: West Vigo, 35-17.
North Decatur (0-0) at South Decatur (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Siebel Field.
COACHES: Steve Stirn, 19-14 in 4th year at North Decatur, 106-63 in 16th year overall. Garry Sauley, 0-0 in 1st year at South Decatur, 0-0 in 4th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: North Decatur, 31.41, 222nd overall, 24th in 1A. South Decatur, 10.5, 293rd overall, 43rd in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: South Decatur, 22-15.
LAST MEETING: North Decatur, 33-10, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: North Decatur, 31-28.
North Harrison (0-0) at Salem (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Graves Field.
COACHES: Mark Williamson, 39-26 in 7th year at North Harrison, 55-44 in 10th year overall. R.J. Hartsfield, 24-27 in 6th year at Salem.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: North Harrison, 60.6, 94th overall, 14th in 3A. Salem, 48.46, 148th overall, 26th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Salem, 24-10.
LAST MEETING: North Harrison, 28-7, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Salem, 28-24.
North Miami (0-0) at Maconaquah (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Maconaquah.
COACHES: Joe Grant, 7-4 in 2nd year at North Miami, 7-14 in 3rd year overall. Austin Colby, 0-0 in 1st year at Maconaquah.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: North Miami, 40.72, 185th overall, 17th in 1A. Maconaquah, 27.97, 238th overall, 48th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: North Miami, 10-6.
LAST MEETING: North Miami, 16-6, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: North Miami, 28-21.
North Montgomery (0-0) at North Putnam (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Cougar Stadium.
COACHES: Josh Thompson, 22-21 in 5th year at North Montgomery. Sam Carnes, 4-6 in 2nd year at North Putnam.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: North Putnam, 37.31, 200th overall, 27th in 2A. North Montgomery, 34.76, 211th overall, 39th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: North Montgomery, 4-2.
LAST MEETING: North Putnam, 13-6, Oct. 27, 2006, sectional.
PREDICTION: North Montgomery, 31-28.
North Posey (0-0) at South Spencer (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Ayer Field.
COACHES: Waylon Schenk, 7-3 in 2nd year at North Posey, 35-27 in 7th year overall. John Edge, 0-0 in 1st year at South Spencer.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: North Posey, 54.15, 127th overall, 14th in 2A. South Spencer, 34.88, 210th overall, 33rd in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: South Spencer, 22-19.
LAST MEETING: North Posey, 41-6, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: North Posey, 35-31.
North White (0-0) at Taylor (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Taylor.
COACHES: Kirk Quasebarth, 2-8 in 2nd year at North White. Dennis Bentzler, 9-42 in 6th year at Taylor.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Taylor, 8.82, 296th overall, 56th in 2A. North White, 5.22, 301st overall, 49th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: North White, 5-1.
LAST MEETING: Taylor, 51-6, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: North White, 35-28.
Northfield (0-0) at Bluffton (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Park Field.
COACHES: Brandon Baker, 33-21 in 6th year at Northfield, 72-96 in 17th year overall. Brent Kunkel, 5-6 in 2nd year at Bluffton.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Northfield, 50.84, 138th overall, 10th in 1A. Bluffton, 35.93, 202nd overall, 29th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Northfield, 10-5.
LAST MEETING: Northfield, 42-30, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Northfield, 35-31.
Northwestern (0-0) at Eastern Hancock (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Knarr Field.
COACHES: Patrick Rosner, 0-0 in 1st year at Northwestern. Doug Armstrong, 0-0 in 1st year at Eastern Hancock, 97-79 in 17th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Eastern Hancock, 42.97, 171st overall, 22nd in 2A. Northwestern, 34.72, 212th overall, 40th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: Eastern Hancock, 28-27.
NorthWood (0-0) at Jimtown (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Knepp Field.
COACHES: Nate Andrews, 35-14 in 5th year at NorthWood, 75-53 in 12th year overall. Michael Campbell, 92-34 in 11th year at Jimtown.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: NorthWood, 68.52, 63rd overall, 14th in 4A. Jimtown, 49.1, 146th overall, 25th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Jimtown, 13-10.
LAST MEETING: NorthWood, 31-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: NorthWood, 24-17.
Norwell (0-0) at Eastbrook (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Freck Field.
COACHES: Josh Gerber, 3-18 in 3rd year at Norwell. Jeff Adamson, 255-84 in 30th year at Eastbrook.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Eastbrook, 75.77, 38th overall, 1st in 2A. Norwell, 28.38, 237th overall, 47th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Eastbrook, 4-0.
LAST MEETING: Eastbrook, 54-13, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Eastbrook, 38-21.
Oldenburg Academy (0-0) at Rock Creek Academy (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Woerle Field.
COACHES: Eric Feller, 0-0 in 1st year at Oldenburg. Jason Rotenberger, 3-6 in 2nd year at Rock Creek.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Oldenburg,-7.5, 317th overall, 56th in 1A. Rock Creek,-22.61, 325th overall, 60th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: Oldenburg, 42-24.
Osceola Grace at Indianapolis Howe (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Howe.
COACHES: Terry Pendleton, 1-10 in 2nd year at Howe.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Howe, 8.15, 297th overall, 46th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Tied, 1-1.
LAST MEETING: Osceola Grace, 62-12, Aug. 18, 2017.
Owen Valley (0-0) at Vincennes Lincoln (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Inman Field.
COACHES: Duane Potts, 79-84 in 17th year at Owen Valley. Levi Salters, 9-2 in 2nd year at Vincennes.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Vincennes, 72.08, 53rd overall, 8th in 3A. Owen Valley, 29.78, 230th overall, 54th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Vincennes, 3-1.
LAST MEETING: Vincennes, 41-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Vincennes, 42-17.
Paoli (0-0) at Madison (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Cubs Field.
COACHES: Jeremy Lowery, 9-3 in 2nd year at Paoli. Patric Morrison, 13-38 in 6th year at Madison.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Paoli, 49.49, 144th overall, 16th in 2A. Madison, 31.37, 223rd overall, 52nd in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: Paoli, 31-24.
Park Tudor (0-0) at Triton Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Mendenhall Stadium.
COACHES: Orlando Lowry, 15-49 in 7th year at Park Tudor. Tim Able, 42-19 in 6th year at Triton Central, 167-117 in 26th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Triton Central, 55.87, 114th overall, 11th in 2A. Park Tudor, 32.18, 218th overall, 35th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Triton Central, 17-4.
LAST MEETING: Triton Central, 14-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Triton Central, 31-14.
Parke Heritage (0-0) at Seeger (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Patriot Field.
COACHES: Brian Moore, 0-0 in 1st year at Parke Heritage, 187-43 in 21st year overall. Herb King, 8-13 in 3rd year at Seeger, 168-126 in 28th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Seeger, 12.33, 285th overall, 37th in 1A. Parke Heritage,-5.16, 313th overall, 54th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: Seeger, 35-24.
Pendleton Heights (0-0) at Mississinewa (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Fisher Field.
COACHES: Jed Richman, 10-12 in 3rd year at Pendleton Heights, 45-42 in 9th year overall. Curt Funk, 56-32 in 9th year at Mississinewa.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Mississinewa, 68.71, 62nd overall, 13th in 4A. Pendleton Heights, 55.19, 118th overall, 29th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: Mississinewa, 35-31.
Perry Meridian (0-0) at Lawrence North (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Bell Field.
COACHES: Matt Henninger, 4-16 in 3rd year at Perry Meridian. Patrick Mallory, 10-40 in 6th year at Lawrence North, 24-48 in 8th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Lawrence North, 84.63, 24th overall, 16th in 6A. Perry Meridian, 57.43, 107th overall, 27th in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Lawrence North, 3-1.
LAST MEETING: Lawrence North, 43-14, Aug. 30, 1996.
PREDICTION: Lawrence North, 31-17.
Pioneer (0-0) at Lewis Cass (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Owens Stadium.
COACHES: Adam Berry, 29-1 in 3rd year at Pioneer. Jeff Phillips, 8-14 in 3rd year at Cass, 54-48 in 11th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Pioneer, 76.36, 37th overall, 1st in 1A. Cass, 58.14, 105th overall, 10th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Pioneer, 6-5.
LAST MEETING: Pioneer, 30-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Pioneer, 28-24.
Plymouth (0-0) at East Noble (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, East Noble.
COACHES: John Barron, 109-47 in 15th year at Plymouth. Luke Amstutz, 47-18 in 7th year at East Noble, 73-33 in 11th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: East Noble, 69.12, 59th overall, 12th in 4A. Plymouth, 64.33, 79th overall, 20th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: East Noble, 4-3.
LAST MEETING: East Noble, 14-13, Oct. 20, 2017, sectional.
PREDICTION: East Noble, 24-23.
Prairie Heights (0-0) at Garrett (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Memorial Field.
COACHES: Patrick McCrea, 1-19 in 3rd year at Prairie Heights. Chris DePew, 46-22 in 7th year at Garrett, 123-64 in 18th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Garrett, 47.41, 153rd overall, 27th in 3A. Prairie Heights, 15.86, 278th overall, 55th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Garrett, 22-3.
LAST MEETING: Garrett, 42-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Garrett, 35-10.
Princeton (0-0) at Evansville North (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Bundrant Stadium.
COACHES: Jared Maners, 3-7 in 2nd year at Princeton. Joey Paridaen, 0-0 in 1st year at North, 36-33 in 7th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: North, 43.73, 167th overall, 31st in 5A. Princeton, 41.33, 180th overall, 34th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: North, 1-0.
LAST MEETING: North, 26-19, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: North, 35-21.
Rensselaer Central (0-0) at Kankakee Valley (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Jones Field.
COACHES: Chris Meeks, 153-77 in 20th year at Rensselaer. James Broyles, 0-0 in 1st year at Kankakee Valley.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Rensselaer, 63.9, 81st overall, 8th in 2A. Kankakee Valley, 40.63, 186th overall, 47th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Rensselaer, 17-14.
LAST MEETING: Rensselaer, 27-13, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Rensselaer, 35-21.
Richmond (0-0) at Connersville (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Connersville.
COACHES: Tony Lewis, 0-0 in 1st year at Richmond, 53-11 in 6th year overall. Adam Kelly, 20-41 in 7th year at Connersville.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Connersville, 28.47, 236th overall, 56th in 4A. Richmond, 16.71, 275th overall, 61st in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Richmond, 9-1.
LAST MEETING: Connersville, 22-16, OT, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Richmond, 35-28.
Riverton Parke (0-0) at Attica (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Bruce Field.
COACHES: Brad Sanders, 3-7 in 2nd year at Riverton Parke. Ryan Good, 74-38 in 11th year at Attica.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Attica, 35.61, 205th overall, 21st in 1A. Riverton Parke, 8.94, 295th overall, 45th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Attica, 22-7.
LAST MEETING: Attica, 54-22, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Attica, 42-17.
Scottsburg (0-0) at Clarksville (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Clarksville.
COACHES: Kyle Mullins, 9-15 in 5th year at Scottsburg. Justin Boser, 0-0 in 1st year at Clarksville.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Scottsburg, 26.58, 245th overall, 57th in 4A. Clarksville, 1.5, 308th overall, 61st in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Scottsburg, 1-0.
LAST MEETING: Scottsburg, 65-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Clarksville, 35-28.
Seymour (0-0) at South Dearborn (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Knight Stadium.
COACHES: Michael Kelly, 4-6 in 2nd year at Seymour. Rand Ballart, 6-25 in 4th year at South Dearborn.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Seymour, 52.84, 132nd overall, 25th in 5A. South Dearborn, 31.36, 224th overall, 53rd in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Seymour, 8-0.
LAST MEETING: Seymour, 20-17, Oct. 20, 2006, sectional.
PREDICTION: Seymour, 35-21.
Shenandoah (0-0) at Indianapolis Scecina (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, U. of Indianapolis.
COACHES: Jordan McCaslin, 9-3 in 2nd year at Shenandoah. Ott Hurrle, 181-129 in 27th year at Scecina, 182-138 in 29th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Scecina, 67.78, 64th overall, 4th in 2A. Shenandoah, 62.59, 85th overall, 9th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Scecina, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Shenandoah, 30-14, Oct. 24, 2014, sectional.
PREDICTION: Scecina, 35-28.
Silver Creek (0-0) at Charlestown (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Reis Field.
COACHES: John Dablow, 20-13 in 4th year at Silver Creek, 37-57 in 10th year overall. Jason Hawkins, 80-31 in 11th year at Charlestown, 86-44 in 13th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Silver Creek, 59.76, 96th overall, 24th in 4A. Charlestown, 31.24, 225th overall, 44th in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Charlestown, 6-1.
LAST MEETING: Silver Creek, 34-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Silver Creek, 24-21.
South Bend Adams (0-0) at Northridge (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Raider Field.
COACHES: Antwon Jones, 9-11 in 3rd year at Adams, 48-55 in 11th year overall. Tom Wogomon, 37-19 in 6th year at Northridge, 62-56 in 12th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Northridge, 70.03, 57th overall, 10th in 4A. Adams, 49.87, 143rd overall, 27th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Northridge, 5-2.
LAST MEETING: Northridge, 26-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Northridge, 28-21.
South Bend Clay (0-0) at Mishawaka Marian (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Otolski Field.
COACHES: Garrett Fields, 0-0 in 1st year at Clay. Mike Davidson, 0-0 in 1st year at Marian.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Marian, 56.94, 108th overall, 17th in 3A. Clay, 12.26, 287th overall, 64th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Marian, 10-7.
LAST MEETING: Marian, 42-8, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Marian, 35-14.
South Bend St. Joseph (0-0) at Concord (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Jackowiak Field.
COACHES: Bryon Whitten, 7-15 in 3rd year at St. Joseph. Craig Koehler, 24-9 in 4th year at Concord.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Concord, 66.89, 68th overall, 16th in 5A. St. Joseph, 58.21, 104th overall, 26th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Concord, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Concord, 31-30, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Concord, 28-24.
South Newton (0-0) at North Newton (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Gilbert Field.
COACHES: Brad Bevis, 1-19 in 3rd year at South Newton. Jeff Bean, 20-15 in 4th year at North Newton, 44-72 in 12th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: North Newton, 41.19, 183rd overall, 23rd in 2A. South Newton,-10.81, 320th overall, 58th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: South Newton, 19-11.
LAST MEETING: North Newton, 14-2, Aug. 19, 2016.
PREDICTION: North Newton, 42-24.
South Putnam (0-0) at Cloverdale (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Cloverdale.
COACHES: Nathan Aker, 21-24 in 5th year at South Putnam. Tom Winders, 5-6 in 2nd year at Cloverdale.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Cloverdale, 24.15, 258th overall, 46th in 2A. South Putnam, 11.23, 290th overall, 40th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: South Putnam, 32-4.
LAST MEETING: South Putnam, 20-6, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: South Putnam, 24-21.
Southmont (0-0) at Fountain Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Mustang Stadium.
COACHES: Desson Hannum, 53-66 in 12th year at Southmont. Ryan Hall, 0-0 in 1st year at Fountain Central, 35-30 in 7th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Southmont, 51.36, 136th overall, 23rd in 3A. Fountain Central, 46.5, 158th overall, 14th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Fountain Central, 12-10.
LAST MEETING: Fountain Central, 18-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Southmont, 31-28.
Southwood (0-0) at Manchester (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Burk Field.
COACHES: Dave Snyder, 46-35 in 8th year at Southwood. Greg Miller, 15-36 in 6th year at Manchester, 67-83 in 15th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Southwood, 59.36, 98th overall, 3rd in 1A. Manchester, 25.61, 250th overall, 44th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Southwood, 22-9.
LAST MEETING: Southwood, 59-18, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Southwood, 42-28.
Speedway (0-0) at Indianapolis Attucks (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Indpls. Tech.
COACHES: Steve Wray, 9-31 in 5th year at Speedway, 14-35 in 6th year overall. Abe Tawfeek, 0-0 in 1st year at Crispus Attucks, 10-20 in 4th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Speedway, 35.27, 209th overall, 32nd in 2A. Crispus Attucks,-5.56, 314th overall, 62nd in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Speedway, 1-0.
LAST MEETING: Speedway, 50-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Speedway, 45-10.
Springs Valley (0-0) at Eastern Greene (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Eastern.
COACHES: Mark Hammond, 23-49 in 8th year at Springs Valley. Travis Wray, 0-0 in 1st year at Eastern.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Eastern, 55.5, 116th overall, 7th in 1A. Springs Valley, 26.34, 247th overall, 26th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Eastern, 4-0.
LAST MEETING: Eastern Greene, 68-44, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Eastern, 31-30.
Sullivan (0-0) at North Knox (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Warrior Field.
COACHES: Blaine Powell, 9-2 in 2nd year at Sullivan. Josh Chambers, 12-18 in 4th year at North Knox.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Sullivan, 55.98, 113th overall, 19th in 3A. North Knox, 24.94, 251st overall, 45th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Sullivan, 26-5.
LAST MEETING: Sullivan, 45-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Sullivan, 42-24.
Switzerland County (0-0) at Bracken County (Ky.)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Bracken County (Ky.).
COACHES: Ryan Jesop, 6-22 in 4th year at Switzerland County. .
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Switzerland County, 4.42, 302nd overall, 58th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Bracken County (Ky.), 3-0.
LAST MEETING: Bracken County (Ky.), 26-6, Aug. 18, 2017.
Tecumseh (0-0) at North Daviess (0-0)
GAME TIME: 8 pm ET, Brown Field.
COACHES: Jeff Daming, 33-40 in 8th year at Tecumseh. Trent Fine, 0-0 in 1st year at North Daviess, 17-32 in 6th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Tecumseh, 7.75, 298th overall, 47th in 1A. North Daviess, 3.63, 304th overall, 51st in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Tied, 11-11.
LAST MEETING: Tecumseh, 36-23, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Tecumseh, 35-31.
Tell City (0-0) at Perry Central (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Perry Central.
COACHES: Aaron Clements, 0-0 in 1st year at Tell City. Greg Gibson, 40-25 in 7th year at Perry Central.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Tell City, 26.99, 243rd overall, 41st in 2A. Perry Central, 17.7, 271st overall, 52nd in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Perry Central, 7-4.
LAST MEETING: Tell City, 20-6, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Tell City, 31-24.
Terre Haute North (0-0) at Northview (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Knights Stadium.
COACHES: Chris Barrett, 73-104 in 17th year at Terre Haute North, 101-136 in 24th year overall. Mark Raetz, 38-14 in 6th year at Northview, 53-59 in 12th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Terre Haute North, 70.08, 56th overall, 15th in 5A. Northview, 55.31, 117th overall, 28th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Terre Haute North, 26-2.
LAST MEETING: Terre Haute North, 35-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Terre Haute North, 35-24.
Terre Haute South (0-0) at Castle (0-0)
GAME TIME: 6:30 pm CT, Lidy Field.
COACHES: Tim Herrin, 17-36 in 6th year at Terre Haute South. Doug Hurt, 91-48 in 13th year at Castle.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Castle, 66.73, 69th overall, 17th in 5A. Terre Haute South, 61.19, 91st overall, 22nd in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Terre Haute South, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Terre Haute South, 31-28, Oct. 27, 2017, sectional.
PREDICTION: Castle, 38-31.
Tipton (0-0) at Madison-Grant (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Argyll Stadium.
COACHES: Aaron Tolle, 95-54 in 14th year at Tipton. Kyle Booher, 6-24 in 4th year at Madison-Grant.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Tipton, 66.72, 70th overall, 5th in 2A. Madison-Grant,-7.17, 315th overall, 62nd in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Tipton, 17-4.
LAST MEETING: Tipton, 72-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Tipton, 49-14.
Traders Point Christian (0-0) at Indiana Deaf (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Lowe's Stadium.
COACHES: Adam Stevenson, 5-4 in 2nd year at Traders Point. Garrett Wooten, 33-28 in 7th year at Indiana Deaf.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Indiana Deaf,-1.94, 310th overall, 53rd in 1A. Traders Point,-7.41, 316th overall, 55th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Indiana Deaf, 5-0.
LAST MEETING: Indiana Deaf, 33-19, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Indiana Deaf, 35-14.
Tri (0-0) at Union City (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Union City.
COACHES: Andrew Tetheroh, 11-11 in 3rd year at Tri. Mike Thompson, 10-20 in 4th year at Union City.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Tri, 23.74, 260th overall, 31st in 1A. Union City, 14.96, 282nd overall, 35th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Tri, 27-8.
LAST MEETING: Tri, 26-18, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Tri, 31-24.
Tri-County (0-0) at Carroll (Flora) (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Carroll Field.
COACHES: Sam Zachery, 8-2 in 2nd year at Tri-County. Kevin Sayler, 8-2 in 2nd year at Carroll.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Carroll, 50.52, 140th overall, 11th in 1A. Tri-County, 43.51, 169th overall, 16th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Carroll, 16-8.
LAST MEETING: Carroll, 40-25, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Carroll, 38-31.
Triton (0-0) at South Central (Union Mills) (0-0)
GAME TIME: 6:30 pm CT, South Central.
COACHES: Ron Brown, 12-21 in 4th year at Triton. Buzz Schoff, 4-6 in 2nd year at South Central.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Triton, 39.35, 191st overall, 18th in 1A. South Central, 24.35, 255th overall, 30th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: South Central, 3-2.
LAST MEETING: Triton, 34-20, Oct. 24, 2014, sectional.
PREDICTION: South Central, 28-27.
Tri-West (0-0) at Lafayette Central Catholic (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, LaRocca Field.
COACHES: Tyler Bruce, 5-6 in 2nd year at Tri-West. Brian Nay, 0-0 in 1st year at Central Catholic.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Tri-West, 62.39, 87th overall, 11th in 3A. Central Catholic, 45.39, 163rd overall, 15th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: Tri-West, 31-28.
Union County (0-0) at Northeastern (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Northeastern.
COACHES: Joel Hofmann, 5-5 in 2nd year at Union County. Mike Roeder, 108-117 in 22nd year at Northeastern.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Union County, 35.74, 204th overall, 30th in 2A. Northeastern, 35.52, 206th overall, 31st in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Union County, 16-15.
LAST MEETING: Union County, 18-8, Sep. 29, 2017.
PREDICTION: Northeastern, 24-23.
Valparaiso (0-0) at Penn (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Freed Field.
COACHES: Bill Marshall, 0-1 in 1st year at Valparaiso. Cory Yeoman, 166-32 in 16th year at Penn.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Penn, 88.86, 15th overall, 11th in 6A. Valparaiso, 78.18, 30th overall, 18th in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Penn, 23-5.
LAST MEETING: Penn, 13-0, Oct. 27, 2017, sectional.
PREDICTION: Penn, 24-10.
Wabash (0-0) at Rochester (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Barnhart Field.
COACHES: Adam Handley, 0-0 in 1st year at Wabash. Brian Hooker, 7-3 in 2nd year at Rochester.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Rochester, 38.87, 192nd overall, 25th in 2A. Wabash, 17.1, 274th overall, 53rd in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Rochester, 12-0.
LAST MEETING: Rochester, 8-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Rochester, 38-10.
Warren Central (0-0) at Center Grove (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Center Grove.
COACHES: Jayson West, 45-16 in 6th year at Warren Central, 97-28 in 11th year overall. Eric Moore, 179-62 in 20th year at Center Grove, 227-67 in 24th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Warren Central, 108.76, 2nd overall, 2nd in 6A. Center Grove, 100.22, 4th overall, 4th in 6A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Warren Central, 17-9.
LAST MEETING: Warren Central, 27-24, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Warren Central, 31-24.
Warsaw (0-0) at Columbia City (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Gandy Field.
COACHES: Bart Curtis, 0-0 in 1st year at Warsaw, 201-102 in 28th year overall. Brett Fox, 15-27 in 5th year at Columbia City.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Warsaw, 56.23, 111th overall, 28th in 6A. Columbia City, 40.09, 187th overall, 48th in 4A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Warsaw, 17-4.
LAST MEETING: Warsaw, 21-6, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Warsaw, 28-17.
Wawasee (0-0) at Lakeland (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Laker Field.
COACHES: Mike Eshbach, 3-7 in 2nd year at Wawasee, 52-63 in 12th year overall. Keith Thompson, 74-58 in 14th year at Lakeland.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Wawasee, 41.58, 177th overall, 42nd in 4A. Lakeland, 32.61, 217th overall, 42nd in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Lakeland, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Wawasee, 53-34, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Wawasee, 31-28.
Western (0-0) at Twin Lakes (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, The Reservation.
COACHES: Alex Stewart, 7-5 in 2nd year at Western, 17-15 in 4th year overall. Scott Mannering, 9-14 in 3rd year at Twin Lakes, 232-123 in 33rd year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Western, 65.34, 76th overall, 19th in 4A. Twin Lakes, 42.67, 173rd overall, 31st in 3A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Twin Lakes, 4-2.
LAST MEETING: Western, 43-19, Oct. 14, 2016.
PREDICTION: Western, 31-28.
Western Boone (0-0) at Sheridan (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Wright Stadium.
COACHES: Justin Pelley, 38-19 in 6th year at Western Boone. Larry Wright, 409-189 in 53rd year at Sheridan, 410-192 in 54th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Western Boone, 64.54, 78th overall, 7th in 2A. Sheridan, 52.14, 134th overall, 9th in 1A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Western Boone, 14-7.
LAST MEETING: Western Boone, 19-7, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Sheridan, 28-27.
Westfield (0-0) at Harrison (West Lafayette) (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Rickard Field.
COACHES: Jake Gilbert, 50-33 in 8th year at Westfield, 80-69 in 14th year overall. Terry Peebles, 23-18 in 5th year at Harrison.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Westfield, 76.53, 36th overall, 20th in 6A. Harrison, 72.57, 49th overall, 12th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Westfield, 16-5.
LAST MEETING: Westfield, 22-7, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Westfield, 24-21.
Wheeler (0-0) at River Forest (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Madden Field.
COACHES: Adam Hudak, 5-6 in 2nd year at Wheeler, 11-22 in 4th year overall. Joe O'Connell, 0-0 in 1st year at River Forest.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Wheeler, 27.89, 240th overall, 50th in 3A. River Forest, 23.4, 261st overall, 47th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Wheeler, 12-2.
LAST MEETING: Wheeler, 26-14, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Wheeler, 31-17.
Whiteland (0-0) at Columbus East (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Stafford Field.
COACHES: Darrin Fisher, 89-58 in 14th year at Whiteland, 150-130 in 28th year overall. Bob Gaddis, 186-34 in 18th year at Columbus East, 304-134 in 40th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Columbus East, 96.13, 7th overall, 1st in 5A. Whiteland, 61.83, 88th overall, 21st in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Whiteland, 3-2.
LAST MEETING: Columbus East, 56-31, Nov. 4, 2016, sectional.
PREDICTION: Columbus East, 49-28.
Winchester (0-0) at South Adams (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Starfield Field.
COACHES: Mike Jones, 42-26 in 7th year at Winchester. Grant Moser, 16-17 in 4th year at South Adams.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: South Adams, 48.35, 149th overall, 13th in 1A. Winchester, 20.16, 268th overall, 50th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: South Adams, 10-6.
LAST MEETING: South Adams, 34-16, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: South Adams, 35-21.
Woodlan (0-0) at Leo (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Lions Field.
COACHES: Sherwood Haydock, 55-29 in 8th year at Woodlan, 188-148 in 31st year overall. Jared Sauder, 101-33 in 13th year at Leo.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Leo, 67.02, 66th overall, 16th in 4A. Woodlan, 66.33, 71st overall, 6th in 2A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Woodlan, 18-12.
LAST MEETING: Leo, 10-9, Oct. 3, 2014.
PREDICTION: Leo, 28-27.
Yorktown (0-0) at Anderson (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Collier Field.
COACHES: Mike Wilhelm, 71-71 in 14th year at Yorktown. Ron Qualls, 0-0 in 1st year at Anderson, 95-62 in 15th year overall.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Yorktown, 46.74, 157th overall, 39th in 4A. Anderson, 30.71, 227th overall, 37th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Yorktown, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Yorktown, 32-0, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Yorktown, 35-24.
Zionsville (0-0) at Pike (0-0)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Grosskopf Field.
COACHES: Pat Echeverria, 21-26 in 5th year at Zionsville, 44-40 in 8th year overall. Jimmy Graves, 10-21 in 4th year at Pike.
2017 SAGARIN RATINGS: Pike, 96.97, 6th overall, 6th in 6A. Zionsville, 75.45, 40th overall, 7th in 5A.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Zionsville, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Zionsville, 33-32, Aug. 18, 2017.
PREDICTION: Pike, 35-28.