Prep football preview: Stevenson vs. Hoquiam
When, where: 7 p.m. Friday; Olympic Stadium, Hoquiam
Last week: Stevenson lost to Washougal 29-0; Hoquiam beat Meridian 36-21
Last meeting: Hoquiam won 19-6 in 2014.
Players to watch: Stevenson QB Luke Nichols passed for 86 yards last week and rushed for another 45. Hoquiam QB Gregory Dick passed for 215 yards and three touchdowns last week.
Game notes: Stevenson’s Colton Van Pelt caught five passes for 22 yards, rushed for 27 and threw a 41-yard pass. … Austin Pearson caught three passes for 68 yards. … Turnovers stalled the Bulldogs’ offensive drives … Hoquiam’s Jerod Steen caught all three TD passes from Dick. Tahj Malone led the Grizzlies with 10 tackles.
The Prep Proletariat says: “A solid opening week win by Hoquiam over a solid Meridian program. HOQUIAM 27, STEVENSON 7.”