CENTRAL (6-2) AT HENRY COUNTY (7-1)
No. 1 playoff seed on line in Class 3-A, District Three
Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.
* After an 0-2 start, Central has won six in a row after rolling past Bardstown 42-7 last week. Sophomore linebacker Luke Bowman led the defensive charge, returning a pair of fumbles for touchdowns. It marked the fourth straight game Central’s defense has scored at least one touchdown. The Yellowjackets are trying to clinch their ninth straight regular-season district title.
* Henry County is enjoying one of its best starts in program history after beating Moore 30-0 last week. Senior Jacob Watson carried 12 times for 83 yards and a touchdown, and senior Ethan Tuggle had two receptions for 92 yards and two touchdowns. Watson (748 yards) leads an offense that features six players who have rushed more than 100 yards this season.
The pick: Central 27-7.