Saint James Saints (1-4) at Sidwell Friends Quakers (2-2)
When: Today, 4:30 p.m.
Series: Sidwell Friends leads, 24-8-2.
Last meeting: 2010 — Saint James, 51-12.
Last week: The Saints lost to Potomac School, 50-0. ... The Quakers lost to Hancock 21-20.
Notes: The Saints have won the last three meetings, scoring 108 points combined. The Quakers won the previous 12 meetings as the Saints scored 109 points combined. ... The Saints have lost four straight games since winning their season opener. ... The Saints netted just 5 yards of offense in the loss to Potomac School on Saturday. ... The Quakers two losses this season have been by a combined six points. ... The Quakers had several opportunities to pull ahead of Hancock last week, but the Panthers’ defense rose up to hold off the threats. ... After rushing for 602 yards combined in their previous two games, the Quakers were held to 34 yards on 11 carries against Hancock.
Next week: Flint Hill at Saint James; Sidwell Friends at Potomac School.
Boonsboro Warriors (5-0) at Catoctin Cougars (3-2)
When: Today, 7 p.m.
Series: Boonsboro leads, 25-15-1.
Last meeting: 2010 — Catoctin, 39-0.
Last week: The Warriors beat Williamsport, 47-7. ... The Cougars beat Smithsburg 31-0.
Notes: The Cougars have won the last two meetings and four of the last five. ... The Warriors are second in the Maryland Class 1A West point standings and are one of three teams in that region with a 5-0 record. Fort Hill and Mountain Ridge also are unbeaten. ... The Warriors scored two special teams touchdowns and two defensive touchdowns in the win over Williamsport. ... Justin Jardeleza had two 48-yard interception returns for scores and a 64-yard rushing touchdown. ... J.T. Rice ran for 126 yards on six carries. ... The Cougars have won three straight games — all by shutout — after losing their first two games to state-ranked Middletown and Walkersville.. ... The Cougars took advantage of three lost fumbles in the win over Smithsburg. ... Ben Ohlwiler ran for two touchdowns.
Next week: Hedgesville at Boonsboro; Catoctin at South Hagerstown.
Brunswick Railroaders (3-2) at Clear Spring Blazers (3-2)
When: Today, 7 p.m.
Series: Brunswick leads, 5-0.
Last meeting: 2008 — Brunswick, 49-0.
Last week: The Railroaders lost to North Hagerstown, 34-32. ... The Blazers lost to Northern Garrett, 19-13.
Notes: This is the first meeting between the schools since Clear Spring dropped out of the MVAL in football prior to the 2009 season. ... The Blazers have been outscored 275-0 in the five meetings, including an 81-0 game in 2004, Clear Spring’s first varsity season. ... The Railroaders had a 25-6 lead before North Hagerstown scored four straight touchdowns to take a 34-25 lead. ... Railroaders QB Ian Fisher was 19 of 41 for 267 yards and 2 TDs. ... Blazers QB Adam Mellott completed 14 of 20 passes for 222 yards and 2 TDs in the loss to Northern Garrett. He was also stopped short of the goal line on a running play as time ran out in the game. ... Ryan Aaron scored both TDs for the Blazers on catches of 21 and 35 yards.
Next week: Brunswick at Williamsport; Clear Spring at Berkeley Springs.