Northeast at Episcopal
7 p.m. at Episcopal
RECORDS: Northeast 4-2, 2-1 in District 6-2A; Episcopal 5-1, 4-0
LAST WEEK: Northeast lost to Madison Prep 21-20; Episcopal beat Mentorship Academy 43-6
PLAYERS TO WATCH: NORTHEAST: DL WR Ramon Parker, TE Daolon Traylor, DT Derrion Haney, LB Kentrell Herrell; EPISCOPAL: DE Kydris Washington, RB T.J. Wisham, QB Kade Edenfield.
NOTEWORTHY: Pivotal District 6-2A game. ... Wisham ranks among the state leaders with 1,020 yards and 12 TDs. ... Haney is part of a physical defensive front that has compiled more than 20 sacks.
Tara at Woodlawn
7 p.m. at Woodlawn High
RECORDS: Tara 0-6, 0-1 in District 6-4A; Woodlawn 3-3, 1-0
LAST WEEK: Tara lost to Livonia 50-14; Woodlawn beat Belaire 41-12
PLAYERS TO WATCH: TARA: RB Michael Washington, WR Nick Scott, QB James Owens; WOODLAWN: RB Javin Myers, WR/RB Darion Johnson, WR Taj Sullivan, LB Troy Domino.
NOTEWORTHY: Woodlawn looks to build on last week’s 6-4A opener. ... Myers ran for 162 yards on 24 carries with two TDs last week for the Panthers. ... Nick Scott caught three passes for 78 to help lead Tara.
White Castle vs. Southern Lab
7 p.m. at Baker High’s Wedge Kyes Stadium
RECORDS: White Castle 4-2, 2-0 in District 6-1A; Southern Lab 4-2, 2-0
LAST WEEK: White Castle beat East Iberville 62-0; Southern Lab lost to IMG Academy 42-0
PLAYERS TO WATCH: WHITE CASTLE: LB Quinton Sanders, RB/LB Daniel Edwards, DE Orthello Batiste; SOUTHERN LAB: DB Janard Robinson, DE Chris Allen, ATH Curtlan Williams.
NOTEWORTHY: Southern Lab is ranked fourth among Class 1A teams. ... Bladrick Veal has passed for 1,065 yards and 6 TDs for the Kittens. ... RB Dontrell Taylor helps lead White Castle with 911 rushing yards and a team-high 10 TDs.