The Hickory Ridge Ragin' Bulls defeat the Cox Mill Chargers 38-30 to remain undefeated.

Hickory Ridge takes the field.

WHEN: Saturday, 5 p.m.

RECORDS: Rocky River 0-5 overall, 0-2 Southwestern 4A Conference; Hickory Ridge 5-1, 2-0 Southwestern 4A

COACHES: Rocky River’s Orlando Gray is in his third season (6-20); Hickory Ridge’s Jupiter Wilson is in his first season (5-1)

LAST MEETING: Hickory Ridge visited the Ravens last season and lost 20-14.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: Rocky River: quarterback Korey Hailey, running backs Kalib Jennings, Kirkland Williams and Miles McNeil, receivers Kacee Sinclair and Sinceer Scott, lineman Korion Sharpe and Gabriel Palacios; Hickory Ridge: quarterback Kobe Clifton, running back Nolan Carey Jr., junior running back Mookie McWilliams, freshman receiver Christian Hamilton, junior receiver Derrick Brinton II, junior safety Tyrell Davis, junior safety Carlton Hunt, junior linebacker Cooper Williams, kicker Riley Stubbs, linebackers Charlie Blazi, Joey Tuders and Riley Rowe

MATCHUP: Hickory Ridge will be playing at UNC Charlotte’s Jerry Richardson Stadium, although it will be a conference foe, Rocky River. The Ravens must try to contain the skill of the Bulls as they play under the lights for a Saturday edition of high school football. Look for Carey and McWilliams to shine while racking up another victory for the Ragin’ Bulls, who are tied for first in the SW4A.

-- Jay Boyd

 

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