Prep football preview: Salem Academy vs. King’s Way Christian
SALEM ACADEMY (6-2) vs. KING’S WAY CHRISTIAN (5-2)
When, where: 6 p.m. Friday; King’s Way Christian Field; King’s Way Christian HS, Vancouver
Last week: Salem Academy beat Chemawa 69-0; King’s Way Christian beat Friday Harbor 34-13
Last meeting: Salem Academy won 18-0 in 2014.
Players to watch: Salem Academy QB Andrew Baker has passed for 1,642 yards and 22 TDs in seven games this season; King’s Way Christian QB Liam Nabors has passed for 1,918 yards and 22 TDs in seven game.
Game notes: You like passing and offense? The get out to King’s Way. The Crusaders have four players who have caught at least 20 passes this season for 306 yards. While Salem Academy is 6-2, one of the wins was by forfeit so players didn’t accumulate stats for that game. The Crusaders have won three of their last four. The three wins were by a combined score of 182-0. King’s Way WR Matt Garrison is second in the region in receiving yards in just seven games with 41 catches for 767 yards and 8 TDs.
The Prep Proletariat says: I’ve got a feeling there will be more than 18 points scored in this season’s matchup. SALEM ACADEMY 46, KING’S WAY CHRISTIAN 34
Score Czar says: Salem Academy 29, King’s Way Christian 15