PAG METER PREDICTIONS WEEK 5
Edison Tigers McKinley Lee rushed for 248 yards on 26 carries and scored 3 touchdowns on runs of 5, 73 & 1 yards in a 37-28 win over Clovis North.
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*Centennial Golden Hawks are now 4-0 after beating Righetti High 37-35.
* McLane Highlanders are now 3-0 after beating Exeter 38-35
* Roosevelt Rough Riders are now 4-0 after beating Granite Hills 28-0
* Buchanan Bears are now 4-0 after beating Liberty 28-13. Next up for the Bears will be hosting De La Salle on Sept 21.
* Orange Cove Titans are now 4-0 and made a big statement after beating Corcoran 41-0.
* Strathmore Spartans are now 3-0 and No 1 in division 6 with a win over Orosi 27-22. 19 game winning streak for the Spartans.
* Porterville Panthers are real good and now 3-0 after beating Hanford 24-20. Aaron Cruz 1 yard TD run with :18 left and the game winner.
* Clovis Cougars are on fire at 4-0 after beating up Salinas 40-16.
2018 is the year of the outstanding Quarterback!
Week 4 had an amazing night with 3 Quarterbacks throwing 8 TOUCHDOWN PASSES!
*Central Grizzlies Trent Tompkins and Mt Whitney Pioneers Jaedyn Pineda, and Minarets Mustangs Martin Orroz each threw 8 TD passes. WOW!
When has 3 quarterbacks ever thrown 8 TD passes in the central section all on the same night??? Never!
Trent now has thrown 95 career TD passes. Jaedyn set a school record throwing for 479 yards and Orroz set a school record throwing for 507 yards.
* Parlier Panthers QB James Rodriguez threw for 386 yards with 5 touchdowns passes.
*Memorial Panthers QB Alex Trujillo threw for 373 yards with 6 touchdowns in the Holy Bowl.
* Clovis North Broncos QB DJ Frampton had a breakout game going 16-29 for 288 and 3 TD passes.
Top running back for week 4
Donte Harris of Bakersfield Christian who rushed for a career high of 315 yards on 31 carries and scored 4 touchdowns in a 38-31 win over St. Joseph’s.
Top Receivers for week 4
* Memorial Panthers Jalen McMillian set a school record with 13 receptions for 202 yards and 4 touchdowns.
* Minarets Mustangs Preston Conti caught 10 footballs for 277 yards and scored 6 touchdowns.
PAG METER WEEK 5 FINAL SCORES
FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS
Granite Hills Grizzlies (1-4) at Corcoran Panthers (3-2)
Pag Meter Line Corcoran-9
The Grizzlies come in looking for their first win of the year and they have played a tough schedule.
The Panthers got flat out beat up last week in the ugly loss to Orange Cove 41-0.
The X factor was last week just a bad game for Corcoran? Stay tuned.
Pag Meter Prediction Corcoran 29 Granite Hills 20 (FINAL GH 22 CORCORAN 19)
Lindsay Cardinals (2-2) at Woodlake Tigers (4-1)
Pag Meter Line Woodlake -16
The Cardinals offense made many mistakes and just couldn’t get it going in the loss to Fowler 35-7.
The Tigers are a machine on offense with QB Damian Hernandez who has thrown 10 TD passes on the year. WR Bryan Cuevas has caught 33 football’s on the year for 426 yards with 5 TD’s.
The X factor is the Cardinals offense and can they score enough to stay with the Tigers?
Pag Meter Prediction Woodlake 37 Lindsay 21 (FINAL WOODLAKE 49 LINDSAY 7)
Strathmore Spartans (4-0) at Farmersville Aztecs (0-5)
Pag Meter Line Strathmore -35+
The X factor is the Spartans will roll on the road.
Pag Meter Prediction Strathmore 47 Farmersville 6 (FINAL STRATHMORE 67 FARMERSVILLE 6)
Chavez Titans (1-4) at Shafter Generals (5-0)
Pag Meter Line Shafter -35 +
The Titans broke their 13 game losing streak in the win over East 12-8.
The Generals continue to roll on both sides of the ball. Alex Aguilar threw for 4 touchdowns on 13-17, rushed for 139 yards and scored 2 touchdowns in a 57-0 win over Foothill.
The X factor is the Titans can’t match up with the Generals.
Pag Meter Prediction Shafter 44 Chavez 0 (FINAL SHAFTER 57 CHAVEZ 7)
Kennedy Thunderbirds (5-0) at Taft Wildcats (2-3)
Pag Meter Line Kennedy -27
The X factor will the Thunderbirds have a let down after beating Liberty Madera last week in a big win?
The Wildcats are the mystery team. They lost at home to a young Horned Toad team.
The X factor is the Birds are on a mission and will roll on the road.
Pag Meter Prediction Kennedy 47 Taft 20 (FINAL KENNEDY 35 TAFT 0)
Wasco Tigers (2-2) at McFarland Cougars (4-1)
Pag Meter Line McFarland -3
This will be a great South Sequoia match up.
The X factor is the Cougars front seven and can they hang with the physical Wing T of the Tigers? This is the toughest game so far for the Cougars.
Pag Meter Prediction McFarland 27 Wasco 24 (FINAL WASCO 42 MCFARLAND 14)
Caruthers Blue Raiders (5-0) at Parlier Panthers (1-4)
Pag Meter Line Caruthers -34
The Blue Raiders defense is very good and it did a great job in the win over Firebaugh 27-7.
The Panthers got their first win beating Farmersville 56-13. QB James Rodriguez threw for 386 yards on 18-24 with 5 touchdown passes. WR Dominic Quintero caught 5 passes for 152 yards and 3 touchdowns.
The X factor is the Panthers defense and can they slow down RB Chris Puga?
Pag Meter Prediction Caruthers 54 Parlier 19 (FINAL CARUTHERS 49 PARLIER 14)
Minarets Mustangs (1-3) at Fowler Redcats (3-2)
Pag Meter Line Minarets -2
One of the best games of the night. Both teams are playing much better coming in.
The Mustangs got their first win beating Tranquility 67-7. Martin Orroz threw for 507 yards with 8 TD passes. (Both a school record) Preston Conti set 3 school records with 10 receptions, 277 yards and tied a section record by catching 6 passes.. Zack Redman caught 8 balls for 217 yards and scored 2 touchdowns.
The Redcats beat Lindsay 35-7 and the defense stepped up.
The X factor is the Mustangs defense vs the Redcats offense. Who ever plays better will win this game.
Pag Meter Prediction Minarets 34 Fowler 32 (FINAL FOWLER 51 MINARETS 29)
Riverdale Cowboys (3-2) at Orange Cove Titans (5-0)
Pag Meter Line Orange Cove -16
Both teams come in red hot with outstanding defense.
The Cowboys have won 3 in a row and come in shutting out Avenal 28-0.
The Titans come in crushing Corcoran 41-0.
The X factor is the Cowboys defense and can they slow down QB Zach Ramirez and the red hot Titans offense?
Pag Meter Prediction Orange Cove 36 Riverdale 20 (FINAL OC 53 RIVERDALE 16)
Atascadero Greyhounds (0-4) vs Redwood Rangers (1-3)
Pag Meter Line Redwood -4
Both teams need a win.
The X factor is the offense side of the ball and who can finished drives with points?
Pag Meter Redwood 27 Atascadero 23 (REDWOOD 48 ATASCADERO 14)
Centennial Golden Hawks (4-1) at St. Joseph Knights (4-1)
Pag Meter Line St Joseph -7
Here is a big one!
The G Hawks come off a big win over Righetti High 37-35. Kyle Connelly threw for 271 yards and 4 touchdowns.
St Joseph lost to Bakersfield Christian 38-31. The Knights have played 3 straight close games.
The X Factor is the G Hawks defense going against the Knights physical offense.
Pag Meter Prediction St Joseph 34 Centennial 27 (FINAL ST JOSEPH 48 CENTENNIAL 28)
Clovis East T Wolves (3-2) at Memorial Panthers (5-0)
Pag Meter Line Memorial -19
It’s the Wing T vs the Spread attack.
The T Wolves have won 3 straight and come off a win over Sunnyside 35-22.
The Panthers come in after beating Garces in the Holy Bowl 47-20. Alec Trujillo went 25-29, threw for 373 yards and 6 touchdowns. Jalen McMillian set a school record with 13 receptions for 202 yards and scored 4 touchdowns and also returned a punt for a touchdown.
The X factor and to pull off the major upset is the T Wolves offense has to be on with long drives and finish with points. The Panthers offense will strike fast so CE has to hope for some turnovers if not the Panthers will roll.
Pag Meter Prediction Memorial 45 Clovis East 26 (FINAL SJM 28 CLOVIS EAST 21)
Clovis North Broncos (1-3) at Ridgeview Wolf Pack (3-2)
Pag Meter Line Ridgeview -6
This is the physical offense of the Broncos vs the speed of the Wolf Pack.
The Broncos come in losing to Edison 37-28. QB DJ Frampton had a breakout game going 16-29 for 288 and 3 TD passes. Legendary Fresno St and future NFL hall of famer Rod Perry is now coaching the CN secondary.
The Wolf Pack come in after getting run over by the Drillers 41-14.
The X factor is the Broncos defense and they struggled against the Tigers and now they get another speedy team. Manning hasn’t had time to get the Broncos going as of yet.The Broncos have to pound it right at the Pack and the Pack offense has to get back to the big play style.
Pag Meter Prediction Ridgeview 33 Clovis North 27 (FINAL RIDGEVIEW 20 CN 14 OT)
Bullard Knights (1-3) vs Clovis West Golden Eagles (0-5)
Pag Meter Line Bullard -6
Who would have thought both teams combined would be 0-7? Not the Pag Meter.
The Knights played the last 2 weeks tough but came up short. The Knights 3 opponents are a 12-0 combined. Now that’s a tough schedule.
The Golden Eagles are playing a tough schedule and especially for a very young team.
The Knights defense is a physical team and the Knights offense just hasn’t stepped up yet.
The Golden Eagles have one of the top QB’s with Dante Chachere that has to do everything or the Golden Eagles have zero chance. Somebody has to step up and help Chachere.
The X factor is can the Knights get back to Knights football? I keep waiting for RB Marcus Fulcher to do his thing and have a breakout game.
There are rumblings in Knights nation that some players are not happy??
If this is the case,
listen up Bullard players and listen good….Don Arax has been coaching for 19 + years and I hear that this team has a few rotten idiots. Arax does it the right way and when I hear some players aren’t happy…then look in the mirror because YOU are the problem. It’s not head coach Arax or any of his staff….It’s you. Suck it up or quit! Tell Mommy and Daddy to stay in the stands and stop the fuss.. Fix it and don’t take the team down. This Bullard team has potential but all the stupid pop warner penalties are killing every drive. Will the Knights team leaders please step up!!!
As for Clovis West, they are young and getting manhandled on the offensive line and the secondary.
Which team will bring it on Friday and get their first win?
Pag Meter Prediction Bullard 27 Clovis West 21 (FINAL BULLARD 37 CW 35)
Dos Palos Broncos (0-4) at Chowchilla Tribe (3-2)
Pag Meter Line Chowchilla -6
The Broncos are 0-3 and easily could be 3-0. Every loss was so close.
The Tribe comes in and they either match up with their opponent or they don’t.
The X factor this is a great rivalry that dates back a long time ago when it was the Broncos vs the Redskins. Both teams match up with each other.
Pag Meter Prediction Chowchilla 30 Dos Palos 24 (FINAL CHOWCHILLA 41 DP 13)
Edison Tigers (2-3) at Dinuba Emperors (4-1)
Pag Meter Line Edison -3
Broadcasted Live on KFRE TV
The Emperors last year went 11-2 and the 2 losses were to the speedy Tulare Union Tribe. Apparently the Emperors just could not match up with the speed so Dinuba got the Tigers on the schedule to help when the playoffs come around.
The Tigers have plenty of speed but their bread and butter should be pounding the ball with McKinley Lee III who rushed for 248 yards on 26 carries and scored 3 touchdowns in the win over Clovis North. 37-28.
The Emperors come off a win over El Diamante 35-12.
The X factor is the Emperors defense. Dinuba does a great job against the run so this should be a good match up. The Tigers match up with any team but Central, Buchanan, Bakersfield and Liberty. Anybody else the Tigers can hang with. For the Emperors to win at home, QB Josh Magana has to have a great night. Edison has played a million times tougher schedule so the town of Dinuba has to bring the crowd to fire up the Emps!
Pag Meter Prediction Edison 36 Dinuba 33 (FINAL DINUBA 30 EDISON 7)
Firebaugh Eagles (2-3) at Sierra Chieftains (0-5)
Pag Meter Line Firebaugh -35+
The X factor is the Eagles will roll. Please put Sierra in division 6.
Pag Meter Prediction Firebaugh 57 Sierra 0 (FINAL FIREBAUGH 38 SIERRA 0)
Delano Tigers (3-1) vs Foothill Trojans (0-4)
Pag Meter Line Delano -21
The X factor is the Tigers are playing good football.
Pag Meter Prediction Delano 34 Football 13 (FINAL DELANO 40 FOOTHILL 14)
Independence Falcons (3-2) at Frontier Titans (2-3)
Pag Meter Line Frontier -10
This is a good match up and the X factor is the SWYL team should beat the SYL team.
Pag Meter Prediction Frontier 37 Independence 27 (FINAL INDY 33 FRONTIER 24)
Golden Valley Bulldogs (0-5) at Highland Scots (3-2)
Pag Meter Line Highland -32
The X factor is when the Scots are on…they are good.
Pag Meter Prediction Highland 44 Golden Valley 12 (FINAL HIGHLAND 54 GV 6)
Golden West Trailblazers (2-3) vs Porterville Panthers (4-0)
Pag Meter Line Porterville -9
This is a big division 4 seeding game with the WYL vs EYL.
It’s the power running game of the Blazers vs the spread of the Panthers.
GW comes in after beating Madera South 49-22.
The Panthers beat Hanford 26-22. QB Hector Nava has now thrown 12 TD passes on the year.
Aaron Cruz scored the winning TD with 18 seconds to go.
The X factor is both defenses and who will play better?
Pag Meter Prediction Porterville 36 Golden West 27 (FINAL PORTERVILLE 28 GW 13)
Hoover Patriots (0-4) at Washington Union Panthers (2-3)
Pag Meter Line Washington Union -9
This is a very good match up with 2 teams that need a win.
The Patriots are getting better every week and playing a very tough schedule. The Panthers have also played a tough schedule and have plenty of speed.
The X factor is Jordan Daniels of the Patriots and can the Panthers slow him down?
Pag Meter Prediction Washington Union 29 Hoover 20 (FINAL WU 28 HOOVER 14)
CVC Cavaliers (4-1) at Immanuel Eagles (2-3)
Pag Meter Line CVC -27
The X factor this is the year that CVC can win it all and this is a rebuilding year for the Eagles.
The Cavs have been starting quickly since week 1 so the Eagles can’t get knocked out early or it will be a long night.
Pag Meter Prediction CVC 44 Immanuel 17 (FINAL CVC 51 IMMANUEL 21)
Lemoore Tigers (2-3) at Tulare Union Tribe (4-0)7
Pag Meter Line Tulare Union -16
Both teams can score a bunch of points.
Lemoore comes off a loss at Sanger 48-41. Brandon Hargrove rushed for 143 yards and scored 4 TD’s including 2 TD passes from Justin Holaday (17-24, 316 yards, 4 TD’s).
The X factor is the Tigers defense matching up with the Tribe offense with Nate Lamb (63-88, 1,063 yards, 11 TD’s) and WR Darius Baker (18 receptions, 421 yards, 4 TD passes)
Pag Meter Prediction Tulare Union 41 Lemoore 25 (FINAL TU 49 LEMOORE 0)
Liberty Patriots (3-2) at Clovis Cougars (4-1)
Pag Meter Line Liberty -3
This is a great match up and we will find out who is the No 4 team in division 1?
The Patriots bring in a very good defensive front/offensive line and power running back with Sammy Stewart. The Pates come off a loss to Buchanan 28-13.
The Cougars come in after crushing Salinas 40-16. The Cougars defense won and controlled the game for 48 minutes.
The X factor is the Patriots defense going against the Cougars passing attack. The Cougars flat out can’t run the ball so it’s the spread attack with the dink and dunk. The Cougars have the receivers of Matt Sanchez and Reef Dove that will take that dink or dunk for a long TD’s. QB Isaiah Robles is doing a great job getting the ball out quickly.
The Pates got run over by the Bears and the Bears offense is completely opposite of the Cougars. I was shocked that the Bears ran all over the Patriots when the Bears literally can’t throw the football.
The Bears can’t pass and the Cougars can’t run so how will the Patriots come up with a game plan this week.
That Patriots have played a million times tougher schedule but this is still a tough game to figure out because football is about matchups. I picked the Patriots last week to beat the Bears so do I pick the Patriots again? I can’t see the high powered Patriots going 2-3 heading into the SWYL.
This is by far the best team that the Cougars will have played this year.
Pag Meter Prediction Liberty 27 Clovis 24 (FINAL LIBERTY 48 CLOVIS 10)
Liberty (Madera Hawks (4-1) at Templeton Eagles (1-3)
Pag Meter Line Liberty Madera -30
The X factor is the Hawks will get back and do what they do best and that is getting the Hawks offensive machine rolling…
This could be a tough matchup for the Eagles.
Pag Meter Prediction Liberty Hawks 44 Templeton 14 (FINAL LIBERTY 67 TEMPLETON 27)
Madera Coyotes (4-1) at Selma Bears (2-3)
Pag Meter Line Madera -22
The Coyotes come in after getting run over at Merced 63-35. Merced finished with 617 yards of offense against the Coyotes. The score wasn’t as close as it looks. The Coyotes schedule did not prepare them for the Merced machine.
The Coyotes offense is real good and leading the way is QB Colt Nelson who threw 4 touchdowns in the 2nd half as he finished with 268 yards passing. He completed 29 of 48 passes.
The Bears have won 2 straight games and they have found a QB after starter Ricky Mota broke his arm in week 1 . Sophomore Joey Ramirez is now 2-0 as the starter and has thrown 6 TD passes.
The X factor is the Selma Bears offense is not close to the Merced Bears offense but the Coyotes defense is still a work in progress.
Can the Bears defense stay with the Coyotes speed on offense?
Pag Meter Prediction Madera 46 Selma 24 (FINAL MADERA 57 SELMA 55 double OT)
Madera South Stallions (0-4) vs Fresno High Warriors (1-4)
Pag Meter Line Fresno High -6
Both teams come in limping and this is a tough call. Both teams have the potential to get better.
The X factor is the Warriors are excited to be playing in the NYL where they match up with every team and for the Stallions….they have nothing to look forward too because they have to play in the TOUGH CMAC. Comparing the NYL vs the CMAC is like comparing a petting zoo to hanging inside the Lions cage at the Zoo.
WHEN WILL MADERA DO THE RIGHT THING AND GET MADERA SOUTH IN THE NORTH SEQUOIA!!
Pag Meter Prediction Fresno High 29 Madera South 23 (FINAL FRESNO HIGH 33 MS 19)
McLane Highlanders (4-0 ) at Yosemite Badgers (4-1)
Pag Meter Line Yosemite -4
Broadcasted on 940 ESPN Radio
Who would have thought in July that this would be a great match up? McLane sure did!
The Highlanders come in rolling and they have a new coaching staff with last years Yosemite head coach JD Burnett. JD took over a McLane team that was 1-19 in the last two years.
The Badgers also have a new coach with Chance Sigala and Chance and his staff are doing a great job especially at the beginning of the year when practice was tough to get outside because of all the big fires.
The X factor is going to be the Highlanders defense matching up with the Badgers offense.
This should be a great game and we are excited to be broadcasting it live on 940 ESPN Radio.
Pag Meter Prediction Yosemite 34 McLane 30 (FINAL MCLANE 42 YOSEMITE 13)
Mira Monte Lions (1-3) at Kern Valley Broncs (1-4)
Pag Meter Line Kern Valley -6
The X factor is the defense and who plays better up front. This is a very even game.
Pag Meter Prediction KV 26 Mira Monte 20 (FINAL MM 34 KV 13)
Mission Oak Hawks (1-4) at Kerman Lions (3-2)
Pag Meter Line Kerman -15
The Hawks started the year with a big win over West but the Hawks schedule has been a killer.
The Lions come of a tough loss to a very good Kingsburg team 20-14. QB Gavin Layton hit Chase Silva on 2 TD passes.
The X factor is the Hawks offense and can they score enough against a very good Lions defense?
Pag Meter Prediction Kerman 37 Mission Oak 22 (FINAL KERMAN 40 MO 19)
Monache Marauders (4-1) at East Bakersfield Blades (1-4)
Pag Meter Line Monache -16
The Marauders got back on the winning train beating Hoover 37-7. Aidan Galvan rushed for 189 yards, scored 2 TD’s. Adrian Santonocito, Moses Caraveo and Antonio Andrade each scored TD’s and the defense had a good night.
The Blades offense didn’t show up in the loss to Chavez 12-8.
The X factor is the Marauders defense and if they play good again this week they will roll. The Blades are a very streaky.
Pag Meter Prediction Monache 36 East 20 (FINAL MONACHE 45 EAST 25)
Mt. Whitney Pioneers (3-2) at Santa Maria Saints (2-3)
Pag Meter Line Mt Whitney -7
The Pioneers are a very good team and I put them the favorite to win the WYL. They crushed Mission Oak 55-21. Jaedyn Pineda threw for 479 yards on (17-27) with 8 TD passes. Mike McKenan caught 5 football for 198 yards and scored 3 touchdowns. Zack Reza had 4 catches for 145 yards and scored 3 touchdowns.
The Saints beat Golden West 42-30. The defense struggled against the Blazers Wing T but the offense steam rolled. QB Dominic Martinez scored 3 TD’s and Sammy Herrera scored 2 TD’s.
The X factor is both defenses and who plays better vs the high powered offenses?
The Pioneers have already played against two of the best with Tulare Western’s running game and Tulare Union passing attack so MW should be ready.
Pag Meter Prediction Mt Whitney 44 Santa Maria 37 (FINAL MW 56 SM 15)
Nipomo Titans (3-2) at Arroyo Grande Eagles (4-1)
Pag Meter Line Arroyo Grande -9
A very good match up with 2 hot teams.
The Titans Lost to tough one to Bishop Diego 41-28.
The Eagles got a big win over Lompoc 24-10. AG accounted for 264 rushing yards on the night, with QB Kadin Byrne rushing for 130 on 16 carries and scored 2 TD’s. Caleb Tomasin and Steven Vargas both combined for 102 yards.
The X factor the Eagles are at home and they play well at home. Great matchup with the Titans offense vs the Eagles defense.
Pag Meter Prediction Arroyo Grande 30 Nipomo 21 (FINAL AG 38 NIPOMO 0)
Orosi Cardinals (4-1) at Avenal Buccaneers (0-5)
Pag Meter Line Orosi -35 +
The X factor is Jerry Huerta and the Cardinals offense will roll in this one. Huerta has rushed for 622 yards and has scored 9 TD’s. Huerta could be over 900 yards after this game.
Pag Meter Prediction Orosi 48 Avenal 6 (FINAL OROSI 49 AVENAL 6)
Paso Robles Bearcats (2-3) at Pioneer Valley Panthers (1-3)
Pag Meter Line Pioneer Valley -3
The Bearcats have played a real tough schedule and still a work in program.
The Panthers put it all together in crushing Cabrillo 43-0.
The X factor is the Bearcats are struggling but has to get the offense cranking to win.
Pag Meter Paso Robles 27 Pioneer Valley 24 (FINAL PASO ROBLES 21 PV 7)
Sierra Pacific Golden Bears (3-2) at Coalinga Horned Toads (1-4)
Pag Meter Line Coalinga -3
Both teams come off big wins.
Sierra Pacific beat Hanford West 27-20 and Coalinga beat Taft 34-21. Eric Saldana rushed for 125 yards and scored 2 TD’s.
The X factor is the Toads top running back Saldana and can the Golden Bears slow him down.
Pag Meter Prediction Coalinga 29 Sierra Pacific 26 (FINAL SP 9 COALINGA 6)
Stockdale Mustangs (3-2) at Sunnyside Wildcats (0-5)
Pag Meter Line Stockdale -13
The Mustangs are hot the Wildcats are not.
The X factor is the SWYL should beat the NYL.
Pag Meter Prediction Stockdale 34 Sunnyside 21 (FINAL STOCKDALE 42 SUNNYSIDE 6)
Tehachapi Warriors (1-4) at Garces Rams (1-4 )
Pag Meter Line Garces -26
The X factor is the Garces Rams have played a KILLER schedule and just watch the Rams take it out on the Warriors. This will get ugly.
Pag Meter Prediction Garces 46 Tehachapi 20 (FINAL GARCES 35 TEHACHAPI 7)
West Vikings (2-2) at North Stars (2-3)
Pag Meter Line North -7
The Vikings come off a bye and the Stars finally played outstanding for 4 quarters.
The X factor is the Stars defense matching up with the Vikings running game.
Pag Meter Prediction North 29 West 22 (FINAL NORTH 36 WEST 0)
Righetti High Warriors (4-1) at Soledad Aztecs (0-4)
Pag Meter Line Righetti High -25
The Warriors come off a tough loss at Centennial 37-35. It was the first road game and in the valley heat.
The X factor is the Warriors are the better team on both sides of the ball.
Pag Meter Prediction Righetti High 31 Soledad 6 (FINAL RIGHETTI HIGH 42 SOL 14)
Turlock Bulldogs (2-3) at Central Grizzlies (5-0)
Pag Meter Line Central -22
The Bulldogs come in playing the Central Section’s best and on Grizzlies homecoming night.
The Bulldogs have played a real tough schedule. They come off a loss to Sheldon 41-28. Leading the way for the Bulldogs will be QB Jonah Kosakiewicz, RB Anthony Frias, Receivers of Lucas Curtis, Cam Sherwood, and Holden Baldwin. The Bulldogs have outgained their tough opponents in yards 1681 to 1144.
For the Grizzlies they beat up on Paso Robles 62-0. Trent Tompkins threw for 336 yards and 8 TD passes. Jeremaith Hunter caught 4 TD passes. The Grizzlies have outscored their opponents 200-29 in 4 games.
The X factor is this will be the best team the Grizzlies will have played so far and same goes for the Bulldogs.
Can the Bulldogs defense stay with the Grizzlies offense on the turf?
Pag Meter Prediction Central 48 Turlock 26 (FINAL CENTRAL 54 TURLOCK 14)
Village Christian Crusaders (3-2) at Boron Bobcats (1-4)
Pag Meter Line Village Christian -7
The X factor is the young Bobcats defense has to step up to get a win at home.
Pag Meter Village Christian 27 Boron 20 (FINAL VC 42 BORON 14)
Whittier Christian Heralds (0-5) at Bishop Union Broncos (2-2)
Pag Meter Line Bishop Union -36
The X Factor is the Broncos defense is real good.
Pag Meter Prediction Bishop Union 36 Whittier 0 (FINAL BISHOP UNION 53 WC 9)