Local high school football matchups this week


Local high school football sees an abundance of action this week over the course of the next two days. Games begin Thursday night.

Thursday Football

The Gainesville Hurricanes (5-2) will host the Ridgeview Panthers (1-6) for a district matchup.

Last week, Gainesville beat Middleburg 36-27, while Ridgeview fell to Matanzas 32-6. In each of the Panther’s last three games, they have scored just six points. The Hurricanes will look capitalize on a struggling Ridgeview team to improve their overall record.

Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Citizens Field.

The Keystone Heights Indians (7-0) will travel to Pierson Taylor (2-4).

The undefeated Keystone team will look to keep the momentum rolling against the Taylor Wildcats. While the Indians had last week off, the Wildcats took a loss against Crescent City 47-21 on Friday.

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