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October 16, 2013

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Woodward (5-1, 3-0) at Anadarko (6-0, 3-0) —  District 4A-1 lead is on the line in this battle of No. 1 (Anadarko) vs. No. 8 Woodward) in 4A. The visiting Boomers are 5-1 for the first time since 2001. Anadarko thrashed then-No. 3 Clinton 35-7 last week. That was the first time the Warriors have been held under 50 points this season. The Boomers have won four straight since a 35-34 loss to Garden City, Kan., on Sept. 13. Woodward has won two of the last three meetings, but Anadarko won last season 35-0

Centennial (4-2, 1-1) at Kingfisher 6-0, 3-0) — The homestanding Yellowjackets, ranked No. 2 in Class 3A, are riding a 16-game regular season winning streak. Kingfisher had a string of three straight shutouts broken by Oklahoma City John Marshall last week, but the Yellowjackets still came away with a 54-16 win.  Centennial has won three of its last four games, including a 38-30 three OT thriller over Little Axe last week. Kingfisher has won the three meetings in the series by a combined score of 125-19.

Newkirk (3-3, 1-1) at Alva (4-2, 2-1) —  The winner will be in a strong position for a playoff berth. Alva has won two straight, including a 44-20 win over Pawnee last week. Newkirk suffered a tough 28-26 loss to Tonkawa last week. Alva leads the series 9-2, including a 42-3 rout last season.

Hennessey (5-1, 2-0) at Pawnee (2-4, 0-3) — The Eagles, ranked No. 5 in 2A, are 3-0 under new starting quarterback Tony Mendoza, who has thrown for four touchdowns. The Eagles showed their balance in last week’s 40-7 win over Perry with 183 yards rushing and a season-high 206 yards passing. The Black Bears have dropped three straight since opening the season 2-4. Hennessey has won 15 straight district games.

Mooreland (4-2, 1-2) at Fairview (3-3, 2-1) — An almost must-win for the visiting Bearcats, who are coming off a 28-22 win over Beaver. Fairview has won two of three after opening the season 1-2. The Yellowjackets, who scored only 54 points in their first four games, have scored 85 the last two. Fairview leads the series since 1976, 5-4. The Yellowjackets have won five of the last six meetings, including 49-6 last season.

Watonga (4-2, 2-1) at Cashion (4-2, 1-1) — The winner stays in contention for a home playoff berth. Both teams’ one district loss has come to Minco, which beat Cashion 41-12 and Watonga 21-0. Cashion has won two straight and four of its last five. Watonga also has won four of its last five. Cashion leads the series 4-1, including a 48-22 victory last season.

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