NEWBERRY (5-3, 2-1) AT BATESBURG-LEESVILLE (5-3, 2-1)
Newberry leads the series at 30-29-1 since 1929.
Newberry is 4-2 at Batesburg-Leesville since 2001.
Newberry defeated both Ware Shoals and Batesburg-Leesville in the 1946 season. This was the only other season the Bulldogs played both teams.
Batesburg-Leesville is 4-1-1 against Newberry in years ending in a ‘2’. They tied in 1952, Newberry won in 1962 while the Panthers won in 1932, ’72, ’92, as well as 2002.
The last time Newberry lost on two straight trips to Batesburg-Leesville was when the Panthers won four straight, 1991-96.
ABBEVILLE (7-1, 3-0) AT MID-CAROLINA (2-6, 0-3)
Abbeville leads the series 15-8 since 1978.
Mid-Carolina last defeated Abbeville at home in 1997.
Abbeville has won the last five meetings. They also won five straight meetings, 1990-94.
This is the first meeting since the 2008 playoffs. This is the first regular season meeting since 2003, which was the last time Abbeville visited Lon Armstrong Stadium.
WHITMIRE (0-8) AT SOUTHSIDE CHRISTIAN (3-5)
Whitmire leads the series 5-2 since 2006.
Whitmire won the first four meetings while the Sabres have won the last two.
Whitmire’s last win was 32 games ago against Southside Christian in 2009.