Region play is always big - but for our local teams in Region 5-6A, this year of COVID football makes it even bigger.
With Metro teams in the league and not being able to play the first half of the regular season, when Rutherford County foes get together, these games mean a lot.
That's what we have for you on Friday night with Stewarts Creek at La Vergne on State Farm Prep Football. Wolverines coach Mike Woodward says says jumping into region play is exciting but won't be easy:
Stewarts Creek coach Ben Caudill says La Vergne is explosive on offense and it starts with running back Ray Banner:
Both coaches are in their first year at the helm of their teams and it will be an important battle for playoffs come November.
Coverage on WGNS State Farm Prep Sports will begin at 6pm with Murphy's Matchups followed at 6:30pm with the Primetime Sports Countdown to Kickoff, sponsored by the Law Offices of John Day. Bryan Barrett and Jon Dinkins will have the game for you beginning at 7pm.