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Jeff's Round 1 Playoff Picks for Gaston, Lincoln and Cleveland Counties

Gaston, Lincoln and Cleveland Round 1 Playoff Picks

 
Patton 20 @ Forestview 27
 
Franklin 31 @ Stuart Cramer 21
 
West Henderson 7 @ South Point 55
 
Ashbrook 14 @ Jay M. Robinson 41
 
Parkwood 13 @ Hunter Huss 37
 
Ledford 13 @ Kings Mountain 20
 
North Surry 7 @ Shelby 48
 
East Rowan 7 @ Crest 28
 
Burns 34 @ North Forsyth 17
 
North Moore 13 @ Bessemer City 20
 
Cherryville 7 @ Whiteville 27
 
Andrews 7 @ Mountain Island Charter 51
 
Bishop McGuiness 13 @ Thomas Jefferson 45
 
 
 
I’ve Seen You Before: Hunter Huss will be hosting a first round playoff game for the third time in four years. The last time the Huskies hosted a playoff game, they faced Parkwood. The Rebels whipped the Huskies 37-7. The Rebels and the Huskies also met in the third round in the previous year. The Rebels also won that one. The score was 24-14. The Huskies are looking for some payback in this game and with the way they have been playing, they are very likely to get it. Third time is a charm.
 
Long Travel: The Cherryville Ironmen will probably have the longest travel in the first round of anybody in the area as they travel to Whiteville. The travel time is estimated at around 3 hours and 45 minutes.
 
Most Favorable Match-up: Nobody could have gotten a more favorable draw than the Mountain Island Charter Raptors (8-3). They draw a 2-9 Andrews squad. The Raptors have scored 49 points or more points the past 7 weeks and should continue to put up numbers against the Wildcats.
 
Most Challenging Match-up: Ashbrook will have to travel to take on a top-seed in Jay M. Robinson at 9-2. The Green Wave just barely squeezed into the playoffs with a 4-7 record. The Bulldogs have scored 42 or more points in 6 of their games. The Green Wave could keep it close early, but look for Robinson to pull away in the second half.
 
 

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