Northwest Indians Team News

NEW PHILADELPHIA  The Quakers came out at top speed from the start Friday night and sent everybody home early and happy.

Northwest (3-1) at New Philadelphia (2-2)
WHEN  7 p.m., Friday
LAST WEEK Crestwood 35, Northwest 28; New Philadelphia 14, Tallmadge 0
LAST MEETING  New Philadelphia won 31-20 last year.

CANAL FULTON  There have been times in recent years when the Northwest HIgh School football team has found itself facing the kind of adversity it saw throughout much of last week’s loss to Crestwood.

WHEN  Friday, 7 p.m.

WHERE  Woody Hayes Quaker Stadium, New Philadelphia

RECORDS  Northwest 3-1; New Philadelphia 2-2

Northwest needed just one more play to complete its comeback attempt on Crestwood Friday night at Dr. Martin Smilek Stadium. But the Indians were unable to complete the come-from-behind endeavor in their home opener, falling to the Red Devils, 35-28.

LAWRENCE TWP.  Overcoming lots of penalties to win games is not something Vic Whiting wants to continue to have to do.

Week 4: League Play Begins

 After playing non-conference games to open their 2015 seasons, many teams (not independents) dive into their first taste of league play this week.