Farrell vs. West Middlesex, 11/14

2014 District 10 Class A Football Playoffs: Semifinal
Friday, November 14 at 7 pm at Hickory High School
Farrell (8-3) vs. West Middlesex (9-2)

Regular Season Meeting
Sept. 12 – West Middlesex, 47-20
…Eric Lucich ran for 227 yards on 21 carries and scored 4 touchdowns on the ground as the Big Reds went onto a 47-20 victory. West Middlesex outgained Farrell, 437-249.

Noteworthy
Farrell has won five consecutive games including last week’s 24-20 win over Lakeview. The Steelers were 3-3 on October 4.

The Big Reds have been riding a long winning streak as well – 6 games. Throughout that stretch, West Middlesex has averaged 46.2 points and has allowed just 8.8. Coach Ed Roberson’s group was defeated early in the season by Lakeview and Sharpsville by a combined 9 points.

The Big Reds have won the last four meetings with Farrell. The Steelers still hold a 9-5 advantage in the series. In their only other district playoff matchup, West Middlesex knocked out Farrell in the 2012 district semifinal, 42-0.

District Championship History
Farrell: 4 championships (0 runner-up)
West Middlesex: 3 championships (2 runner-up)

Rankings
Points Scored: West Middlesex, 36.9; Farrell, 26.5
Points Allowed: West Middlesex, 13.8; Farrell, 19.6

Coaches
Farrell: Jarrett Samuels, 7th season (66-22)
West Middlesex: Ed Roberson, 2nd season (16-7)

Winner to play for the District 10 Championship next week against the winner of Wilmington/Sharpsville.

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