NANTICOKE AREA (5-5) AT SCRANTON PREP (9-1)
When: 7, tonight Tournament: District 2 Class 3A Up next: Winner plays either Lake-Lehman for GAR Last playoff appearance: Nanticoke Area 2013; Scranton Prep 2015 Last meeting: Prep 48, Nanticoke Area 14 (2001) Series history: Scranton Prep leads 3-2 Last week: Nanticoke Area 26, Hanover Area 14 Scranton Prep 28, North Pocono 7 The Coaches Nanticoke Area: Ron Bruza (7th season, 27-43) Scranton Prep: Terry Gallagher (1st season, 9-1) Players to watch Nanticoke Area: RB Dawson Hughes averages 6.0yards per carry. Scranton Prep: WR Jake Grady has 23 catches for 408 yards and three touchdowns. Scouting report Scranton Prep came into the season as the favorite and did nothing to discourage those preseason expectations. The Cavaliers have had a tremendous amount of success against teams from the WVC, going a combined 13-1 since 2012. Prep’s ground game has been led by Ricky Morgan, who has rushed for 1,144 yards and 12 touchdowns. The run game is Nanticoke Area’s strength with the Trojans averaging 5.0 yards per carry and 244.6 per game.