Breaking down this week’s area high school football games
A capsule look at Friday’s games involving teams from Bibb, Houston, Peach, Monroe, Jones, Crawford and Twiggs counties:
Northside vs. Warner Robins
Time/Site: 7:30 p.m./McConnell-Talbert Stadium.
Series record: Warner Robins leads 34-25.
Last meeting: Northside won 55-3 in 2016.
Of note: Both teams have first-year starting quarterbacks in Jadin Daniels (Northside) and Dylan Fromm (Warner Robins). … The Eagles have won the past three meetings.
Howard vs. Westside
Time/Site: 7:30 p.m./Ed DeFore Sports Complex.
Series record: Westside leads 5-0.
Last meeting: Westside won 21-0 in 2016.
Of note: The Seminoles have outscored the Huskies 161-31 in their five meetings.
Northgate at Veterans
Time/Site: 7:30 p.m./Freedom Field.
Series record: Northgate leads 1-0.
Last meeting: Northgate won 10-0 in 2016.
Of note: The Warhawks have reached the playoffs the past three seasons.
Mount de Sales at Pacelli
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Series record: Pacelli leads 10-4.
Last meeting: Mount de Sales won 48-6 in 2016.
Of note: The Cavaliers snapped a four-game losing streak in the series with last year’s win.
Westwood at Windsor
Westfield at Southland
Kings Academy at Covenant
Of note: Series records and scores from previous meetings are provided by the Georgia High School Football Historians Association website.