Quayle vows to stick around for playoffs

Nov. 06, 2013 @ 07:49 PM

It’s hard to believe we’ve reached the final week of the high school football regular season.

Time flies when you’re having fun — and picking prep winners.
Some prognosticators might consider flying south for the winter after making this week’s predictions.
Not this bird.
I’ll stick close enough to the nest to provide playoff forecasts as long as we have area teams alive in the postseason.
But before we turn our attention to the playoffs, let’s unveil this week’s picks to click in the regular-season finales.

TRINITY AT T.W. ANDREWS
The Red Raiders cap their PAC-6 2A championship regular season in style. ... T.W. Andrews 55, Trinity 14.

HP CENTRAL AT SW GUILFORD
The Bison wrap up a share of the Piedmont Triad 4A Conference regular-season title. ... High Point Central 42, Southwest Guilford 20.

RAGSDALE AT GLENN
The Bobcats cage the Tigers in this PTC 4A catfight. ... Glenn 21, Ragsdale 18.

EASTERN RANDOLPH AT WHEATMORE
The Wildcats prove too much for the upset-minded Warriors. ... Eastern Randolph 28, Wheatmore 22.

BISHOP AT NORTH STOKES
The Villains head to Danbury, then bury the Vikings in a hurry. ... Bishop McGuinness 35, North Stokes 7.

EAST DAVIDSON AT WEST DAVIDSON
The Golden Eagles play the role of (Green) Dragon slayers to perfection.... East Davidson 21, West Davidson 7.

THOMASVILLE AT LEXINGTON
These puppies won’t need to hush after barbecuing the Yellow Jackets. ... Thomasville 22, Lexington 12.

LEDFORD AT NORTH FORSYTH
The Vikings slip past the determined Panthers. ... North Forsyth 27, Ledford 21.

WEEKLY SPECIAL
Regular-season finales all over the state.

Last week: 8-3 (72.7 percent)
Season to date: 90-34 (72.6 percent)