The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK


October 11, 2012

Area prep football capsules


ENID, Okla. — 8-man

Canton (1-4, 2-4) at Seiling (2-3, 2-4) — Seiling has won the last 21 meetings, with Canton’s last win coming in 1983.  The Wildcats lead the series, 27-8.

Medford (0-5, 0-6) at Ringwood (2-3, 3-3) — Ringwood had a season-high 60 points in a 60-34 win over Canton last week. Medford has given up at least 50 points in its six losses. The visiting Cardinals lead the series, 9-2 since 1990.

Merritt (3-2, 4-2) at Pond Creek-Hunter (5-0, 6-0) — The Panthers, ranked No. 2 in Class B, are observing their homecoming. Pond Creek-Hunter is riding momentum from a 42-16 win over Garber. Merritt beat Seiling, 54-20. The Panthers lead the series, 4-0, including a 48-0 shutout last season.

Buffalo (3-1, 4-2) at Sharon-Mutual (3-1, 5-1) — Sharon-Mutual is ranked No. 5 in Class C this week. The Trojans are riding a four-game winning streak. Buffalo has won four of its last five games. Sharon-Mutual has won the last three meetings and leads the series, 14-11.

Waynoka (1-4, 1-5) at Forgan (4-0, 5-0) — Forgan is ranked No. 3 in Class C. Forgan’s closest game was a 26-point win over Sharon-Mutual (32-6, Sept. 7). The Railroaders lost to Sharon-Mutual, 46-0 last week. Waynoka leads the series, 18-7 since 1974.

Cherokee (4-0, 6-0) at DCLA  (4-1, 4-2) — Cherokee is ranked No. 2 in Class C, while the Eagles fell out of the rankings after losing at Bartlesville Wesleyan, 42-20 last week. The Chiefs would be in the drivers seat for the C-3 title with a win. Cherokee has not been held under 52 points this season. Josh Argraves has scored 13 touchdowns for Cherokee, while Tanner Bowman has thrown for 10 scores. He has scored 10 himself.The Chiefs rushed for a season-high 424 yards last week in a 52-6 win over Claremore Christian. DCLA’s  Lawson Thompson has scored 13 touchdowns and thrown for seven scores. Jace Whitehead and Christian Looper both have scored seven TDs. DCLA leads the series, 9-1 since 1974. First meeting since 2007.

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