Northwest Indians Team News

COLUMBUS  The Ohio High School Athletic Association announced Sunday the football regional semifinal pairings and sites for the second round of the playoffs.

The Ohio High School Athletic Association released the pairings for the football state playoffs earlier today. Here's a look at the matchups involving area teams, broken down by day:

FRIDAY

All games start at 7:30

Division I

Jackson at St. Ignatius

McKinley at Stow

Perry (7-2, 4-1) at GlenOak (6-3, 4-1)

WHEN 7 p.m., Friday

LAST WEEK Perry 7, McKinley 6; GlenOak 35, Lake 28

Week 10 is here. It's rivalry week for most teams in our area. 

To get you ready, here's our guide for Friday night games:

CANAL FULTON
 
Regardless of if the football postseason is in Northwest’s immediate future or not, the Indians are on a mission this week.
WHEN: Friday, 7 p.m.
 
WHERE: Walt Plank Field, Columbus
 
RECORDS: Northwest 6-3; St. Charles 2-7
 
LAST WEEK: Northwest defeated Lakeside 31-0; St. Charles lost to St.

The Ohio High School Athletic Association released its weekly football computer ratings on Tuesday. The weekly computer ratings are released every Tuesday afternoon beginning after the fourth week of the season, leading up to the final report this Sunday morning in advance of the official release of this year’s playoff pairings.

COLUMBUS  How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the seventh weekly Associated Press poll of 2016, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses):

DIVISION I

GlenOak (5-3, 3-1) at Lake (5-3, 1-3)

WHEN  7 p.m., Friday

LAST WEEK  GlenOak 19, McKinley 2; Perry 35, Lake 0