Northwest Indians Team News

One has been a respected member of the area’s high school football crowd for decades. The other recently burst onto the scene, albeit in a big way, introducing himself to the entire state in the process.

The All-Stark Division V regional semifinal featuring Sandy Valley and Central Catholic will be played within the county.
Massillon Paul Brown Tiger Stadium will be the site of the game, which kicks off at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Sandy Valley (10-1) is the second seed, while Central (8-3) is the third seed.

Twelve area teams — including four from the Federal League — are headed to the playoffs.

Perry, fresh off its big Week 10 win over GlenOak to claim a share of the Federal League title, ended the season on top of Division II, Region 5.

Perry senior Keishaun Sims is on the verge of joining a select club in Stark County high school football history — the 2,000-yard rushing club in a season. He is 60 yards shy of becoming the first Perry Panther to reach that mark.

CANAL FULTON  It has been 12 years since Northwest High School had accomplished what it has done the last two weeks.

WHEN  Friday, 7 p.m.

WHERE  Jim Schalmo Field at Dr. Martin Smilek Stadium

RECORDS  St. Charles 3-6; Northwest 5-4.

Week 10: Rivalries & Championships

Rivalry games, playoff berths and league titles finish the regular season in Week 10.