Prep football preview: W.F. West vs. Prairie
When, where: 7 p.m. Friday; District Stadium, Battle Ground HS, Battle Ground
Last week: W.F. West beat Kelso 30-12; Prairie beat R.A. Long 34-0
Last meeting: W.F. West won 44-13 in 2014
Players to watch: W.F. West’s Elijah Johnson ran for three TDs and 98 yards while passing for 109 yards and another TD. Prairie RB Lukas Daniel rushed 15 times for 176 yards and three TDs last week.
Game notes: The Bearcats had 313 yards of offense vs. Kelso, while holding the Hilanders to 157 yards. RB Austin Emery rushed for 72 yards. W.F. West lost 24-21 to unbeaten Black Hills before beating previously unbeaten Kelso. Prairie grounded the ball against a shorthanded R.A. Long last week, running the ball 37 of 38 offensive plays. They gained 340 yards. Prairie QB Kevin Aguirre rushed for 134 yards and two TDs last week.
The Prep Proletariat says: The Bearcats put the clamps on Kelso. Expect them to the same against the Falcons. W.F. WEST 26, PRAIRIE 6
Score Czar says: Prairie 19, W.F. West 13