Week 3 of the football season is upon us. Here is a look at some of Ohio’s marquee match ups this weekend, inlcuding a listing of televised games and others to watch.
Here is a look at some of the key games in Ohio high school football this coming weekend:
Fox Sports Net Ohio will televise a pair of games Thursday night. In northeast Ohio, FSN will have coverage of Medina at Wadsworth at 7 p.m. In southeast Ohio, FSN will have coverage of Indian Hill at Cincinnati Turpin at 7 p.m.
On Friday, Ohio News Network will have tape delay coverage of Solon at Mentor at 10 p.m. Mentor defeated Solon 27-0 last year.
PressBox Productions will carry live (via JJHuddle.com) the Akron Hoban-Louisville game on Friday at 7:30 p.m. PBP will also broadcast the Saturday game between Mentor Lake Catholic and Youngstown Ursuline at 7:30 p.m.
More key games on Friday: Indianapolis Cathedral at Cincinnati St. Xavier, Toledo St. John’s (St. John’s features OSU verbal OL Jack Mewhort) at Strongsville, Painesville Riverside at Painesville Harvey (with OSU verbal WR Chris Fields), Upper Arlington at Findlay, Sunbury Big Walnut at Lewis Center Olentangy, Cambridge at Newark Licking Valley (with OSU verbal LB Storm Klein), Coldwater (with OSU verbal RB-LB Adam Homan) at Versailles, Columbus Brookhaven at Dayton Chaminade-Julienne, Westerville South at Clayton Northmont (with OSU verbal CB C.J. Barnett), New Albany at Columbus DeSales (DeSales won 23-20 last year; this game will be part of the Chris Spielman Gridiron Classic) and Fostoria at Toledo Whitmer (Whitmer won 50-47 last year).
Also Friday: East Liverpool at Steubenville, Kettering Fairmont at West Chester Lakota West, Cincinnati Oak Hills at Cincinnati Elder, Uniontown Lake at Canton McKinley, Parma Normandy at Massillon Washington, Youngstown Chaney at Youngstown Boardman (with OSU verbal OL Corey Linsley), Lebanon at Trotwood-Madison, Cincinnati Anderson at Hamilton, Fort Thomas (Ky.) Highlands at Cincinnati Colerain, Westerville North at Pickerington Central (with OSU verbals DB Jamie Wood and LB Zach Boren), Elyria Catholic at Youngstown Mooney (with OSU verbal DT John Simon; game at YSU’s Stambaugh Stadium), Aurora (with OSU verbal DL Adam Bellamy) at Twinsburg, Bellbrook (with OSU verbal OL Sam Longo) at Xenia, Ashtabula Lakeside at Garfield Heights (with OSU verbal DL Melvin Fellows) and Worthington Kilbourne at Dublin Scioto (with OSU verbal DB Brad McDougald)
On Saturday: Cleveland Glenville (with OL Marcus Hall and OSU verbal DE-LB Jonathan Newsome) visits Gahanna Lincoln as part of the Chris Spielman Gridiron Classic. Also, Centerville at Cincinnati Moeller (at UC’s Nippert Stadium), Parma Padua Franciscan at Huber Heights Wayne and Cleveland St. Ignatius at Buffalo (N.Y.) Canisius.