Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Games to Watch

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Games to Watch

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JEFFERSON CITY JAYS at FRANCIS HOWELL VIKINGS

What: Missouri Class 6 District 3 final.

Records: Jefferson City 8-3; Francis Howell 10-0.

Last week: Jefferson City 42, Fort Zumwalt West 28.

Notes: This will be the fifth meeting between Jefferson City and Francis Howell since 2008. Howell has won the last two (2012, 2010). ... Elijah Pittman has run for 975 yards and 12 touchdowns for the Jays. Austin Gerloff leads them with 79 solo tackles. ... Howell has two shutouts and allowed opponents to score one touchdown or less three other times. ... Sutton Smith leads Howell with 1,711 rushing yards and 29 total TDs. Ryan Perkins has 102 tackles, three sacks and three interceptions.

VIANNEY GOLDEN GRIFFINS at JACKSON INDIANS

What: Missouri Class 5 District 1 final.

Records: Vianney 7-4; Jackson 9-1.

Last week: Vianney 31, Fox 14; Jackson 41, Oakville 35 (OT).

Notes: Jackson has beaten Vianney the past two postseasons. Last year the Indians won a 14-0 slugfest on a muddy Don Heeb Field at Vianney. Jackson also beat Vianney on the road 30-23 in Week 2. ... Vianney has won six of its last seven, which has coincided with the move of freshman quarterback Tionne Harris to quarterback. ... Devin Marty has rushed for 999 yards and nine touchdowns. He also leads Vianney with 82 tackles. ... Jackson quarterback Dante Vandeven is a dual threat. He rushed for a team-high 137 yards against Oakville and passed for two touchdowns.

FZ EAST LIONS at FZ NORTH PANTHERS

What: Missouri Class 5 District 3 final.

Records: Fort Zumwalt East 8-3; Fort Zumwalt North 9-1.

Last week: Fort Zumwalt East 31, Parkway Central 30; Fort Zumwalt North 29, Parkway North 0

Notes: Zumwalt North eked past Zumwalt East 28-27 on Sept. 19 when the Lions failed to convert a two-point conversion late in the game. ... Zumwalt East lost to Parkway Central in the district final last season. ... Zumwalt East quarterback Shane Barrett has had a hand in 44 of the team's 52 offensive touchdowns. ... Panthers running back Deon Lewis has rushed for 1,516 yards and 17 touchdowns. ... The Panthers have three shutouts this season, the most ever for the program. …

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