VALLEY (5-2) AT JOHN HARDIN (4-3)
Battle for first place in Class 4-A, District Three
Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.
* Valley knocked off Western 38-32 in double overtime last week as Brayden Campos passes for 237 yards and four touchdowns. Devious Brooks had five catches for 68 yards and three scores, including the game-winner in the second overtime. Valley, which snapped a 15-game losing streak earlier this season, has five wins in a season for the first time since finishing 6-5 in 2009.
* John Hardin was off last week after posting a 48-6 win over Breckinridge County on Oct. 2. The Bulldogs feature five running backs who have rushed for more than 100 yards this season, led by junior Robert Shorter (56 carries, 521 yards, five TDs). After allowing 32.6 points per game during a 2-3 start, the Bulldogs have allowed just six total in back-to-back wins over Meade County and Breckinridge County.
The pick: John Hardin 28-14.