Football focus

October 23, 2012 

Friday matchups

Harrells (7-2, 4-0)

at Ravenscroft (4-6, 3-1)

The Ravens will look to snap a two-game losing streak against a Harrells Academy team that hasn’t dropped a league game.

Start time: 7:30 p.m.

Leesville Road (9-0, 6-0)

at WF-Rolesville (9-1, 5-1)

No. 4 Wake Forest-Rolesville has a chance to unseat No. 2 Leesville Road as the Cap Eight’s outright top team. The Pride holds the conference’s only undefeated record, while the Cougars are tied for second with No. 3 Wakefield.

Start time: 7 p.m.

Millbrook (2-8, 1-5)

at Enloe (1-9, 1-5)

Enloe will look to send its seniors out on a high note. Millbrook has lost three straight and both teams will try for their second Cap Eight win of the year.

Start time: 7 p.m.

Oxford Webb (3-7, 2-2)

at Card. Gibbons (9-0, 4-0)

The undefeated No. 6 Crusaders come off of a huge win over No. 12 Orange to face Oxford Webb in conference play.

Start time: 7:30 p.m.

Sanderson (2-8, 1-5)

at Broughton (1-9, 1-5)

Sanderson got its first conference win of the season last week while Broughton stuck with Wakefield for the first half before becoming part of Wakefield’s record-breaking night. Both teams will look for their second conference win in the last week of the regular season.

Start time: 7 p.m.

Wakefield (9-1, 5-1)

at Heritage (6-4, 4-2)

No. 18 Heritage gave undefeated Leesville Road some trouble last week but eventually fell, knocking the Huskies out of the Cap Eight’s second-place race. No. 3 Wakefield’s Connor Mitch and Jordan Fielleteau are coming off a Friday for the history books.

Start time: 7 p.m.

Players of the week

Connor Mitch and Jordan Fielleteau

Wakefield, seniors

Quarterback Connor Mitch broke the state record by passing for nine touchdowns in Wakefield’s 70-42 win over Broughton. Five of those touchdown throws were to wide receiver Jordan Fielleteau, who tied the state record.

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