Football

Escambia hosts Lake City Columbia in shootout rematch

Who: Lake City Columbia vs. Escambia Gators

Escambia's Ray Samuel (28) stiff arms a West Florida defender to get past him Thursday night at Escambia High School's Emmitt Smith Field.

Escambia’s Ray Samuel (28) stiff arms a West Florida defender to get past him Thursday night at Escambia High School’s Emmitt Smith Field.

Where: Emmitt Smith Field (Escambia High)

Records: Columbia (1-3); Escambia (1-3).

Skinny: Last year’s shootout combined for more than 80 points as Escambia won by three. The Gators will have to cut down on their recent turnovers to make this year’s game close.

Who: Washington at Bay

Where: Tommy Oliver Stadium

When: 7 p.m.

Records: Washington (1-3); Bay (2-0).

Skinny: The Washington Wildcats will seek to bounce back from  a loss while handing the Bay Tornadoes their first defeat of the year.

Who: Crestview vs. Pace

Where: Pace High

When: 7:30 p.m.

Records: Pace (3-1); Crestview (4-0)

Skinny: The Pace Patriots will be challenged with stopping Crestview’s potent offense (44.8 ppg). The Patriots will have to start hot to keep Crestview cool.

Who: Pine Forest vs. Milton

Where: Milton High

When: 7:30 p.m.

Skinny: Milton and Pine Forest will both aim to bounce back from a loss this week. Pine Forest may come out with extra intensity after ending up on the losing end of last week’s upset.

Who: Fort Walton Beach vs. Navarre.

Where: Navarre High

When: 7:30 p.m.

Records FWB (2-2); Navarre (3-0)

Skinny: The Navarre Raiders return home after two weeks and will hope to keep their regular-season win streak (15 games) in tack.

Who: Jay vs. Graceville

Where: Graceville High

When: 7 p.m.

Records: Jay (0-4); Graceville (2-1)

Skinny: Jay and Graceville face off again after Graceville came out on top 34-13 last year.

Who: Northview vs. Vancleave (Miss.)

Where: Vancleave High

When: 7 p.m.

Records Northview (2-2); Vancleave (0-4)

Skinny: The Chiefs will take a road trip and aim for two consecutive wins on Friday night.

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