Melbourne (6-3) at Astronaut (2-7)
Last week: The Bulldogs won at Sebastian River, 44-14. The War Eagles lost at Titusville, 21-16.
Game notes: Melbourne defeated Astronaut last season, 33-0. The Bulldogs’ defense has held opponents to 13.2 points and given up more than 14 just twice. Astronaut is playing four of its last five at home.
Next week: Melbourne will visit Ft. Myers in a Class 7A regional quarterfinal game.
Rockledge (2-7) at Cocoa (8-1)
Last week: The Raiders lost to Merritt Island, 40-6, while the Tigers defeated Orlando Jones, 40-0.
Game notes: This is the annual Barbecue Bowl. The last eight were won by Cocoa, including 55-14 last year. The Tigers lead the series, 19-16. Rockledge last won in 2005 (22-12).
Next week: Cocoa will host Avon Park in a Class 4A regional semifinal game.
Bayside (7-2) at Palm Bay (6-2)
Last week: The Bears lost to Heritage, 56-7, while the Pirates won at Satellite, 48-27.
Game notes: These teams have played 13 times, and Palm Bay has won them all. Last year, the Pirates won at Bayside, 53-15. None has been closer than four touchdowns since 2010, when Palm Bay won at Bayside, 35-28.
Next week: Bayside will visit Naples for a Class 6A regional quarterfinal game.
Cocoa Beach (0-9) at Satellite (2-7)
Last week: The Minutemen lost to Eau Gallie, 48-0, while the Scorpions lost to Palm Bay, 48-27.
Game notes: This the 10th annual Beach Bowl, though the teams have played 20 times. Satellite leads the series, 11-9, including 19-11 last year at Cocoa Beach. Under the name “Beach Bowl,” the Minutemen lead, 6-3.
Next week: Tonight’s game ends the season for both teams.
Titusville (6-2) at Space Coast (4-5)
Last week: The Terriers defeated Astronaut, 21-16, while the Vipers lost to Port Orange Atlantic, 36-19.
Game notes: Another rivalry game. Titusville has won six of nine between the schools, but Space Coast won last year, 60-30. Five of the games have been decided by five points or fewer.
Next week: Titusville will visit Bishop Moore for a Class 5A regional quarterfinal game.
Ponte Vedra (3-6) at Merritt Island (7-2)
Last week: The Sharks lost at Palatka, 56-35, while the Mustangs won at Rockledge, 40-6.
Game notes: Ponte Vedra has not beaten a team with a winning record and has given up 30 or more points six times. The Mustangs traveled to Ponte Vedra last season and won, 42-0.
Next week: Merritt Island will host Mt. Dora in a Class 5A regional quarterfinal game.
Potter’s House (4-5) at Melbourne CC (8-1)
Last week: The Lions won at Bishop Snyder, 35-14, while the Hustlers defeated Holy Trinity, 51-0.
Game notes: Potter’s House has won three in a row and is averaging 36.2 points in its victories. Originally, MCC was to play Lake Highland Prep, but the Highlanders played their last game a week ago.
Next week: The Hustlers will visit Lakeland Christian for a Class 3A regional semifinal game.
Zion Lutheran (3-5) at Merritt Island Christian (3-6)
Last week: The Lions beat Oviedo Master’s Academy, 33-9, while the Cougars defeated Jacksonville Temple Christian, 42-30.
Game notes: This is a Sunshine State Athletic Conference game. After being shut out the first four games, MIC has averaged 30.6 in its last five.
Next week: Tonight’s game ends the season for Merritt Island Christian.
Heritage (6-2) at Delray Beach American Heritage (7-1)
Last week: The Panthers won at Bayside, 56-7, while the Stallions won at Cardinal Newman, 48-3.
Game notes: American Heritage is tied with Clearwater Central Catholic for No. 1 in Class 3A this week. The Stallions have scored no fewer than 45 points in their last five games. First meeting between the teams.
Next week: Heritage will host Gulf Coast for a Class 6A regional quarterfinal game.
Eau Gallie (4-5) at Harmony (3-6)
Last week: The Commodores won at Cocoa Beach, 48-0, while the Longhorns lost at Lake Nona, 53-7.
Game notes: Friday’s loss broke a three-game winning streak for Harmony. The Commodores will complete a .500 season by winning. They broke a five-game losing streak last week.
Next week: This is the final game of the season for Eau Gallie.
Holy Trinity (3-5) at Foundation Academy (5-4)
Last week: The Tigers lost at MCC, 51-0, while the Lions beat Agape Christian, 32-14.
Game notes: Foundation started 0-3. The Tigers beat them last year, 31-6. Holy Trinity is passing for 211 yards per game.
Next week: This is the final game of the season for Holy Trinity.
Brian McCallum, FLORIDA TODAY