Week 6 football preview: Union vs. Heritage
When, where: 7 p.m. Friday at McKenzie Stadium (4A Greater St. Helens League game)
Last meeting: Union won 56-14 on Oct. 8, 2010.
Last week: Union beat Mountain View 33-21; Heritage lost to Grant 45-0.
Heritage (1-4, 1-1): Heritage scored 36 points its lone win, but only 10 combined in its four losses. … The Timberwolves threw four interceptions last week, one of which was returned for a TD. … Heritage rushed for 71 yards vs. Grant and gained only 101 total yards.
Union (4-1, 0-0): Union is the last 4A GSHL to play a league game. Every game the Titans play from here on out will be league games. … Union has won four in a row. … Gabe Rego rushed for 230 yards last week vs. Mountain View, giving him 448 for the season. … Kaben Humphrey-Butler completed 9 of 11 passes for 101 yards last week.
Bottom line: Heritage has struggled to score this season. So have Union opponents. Not a good mix for the Timberwolves.
Columbian’s pick: Union.
Fans’ pick: Union.