Game preview: Salem at Charlestown

Game preview: Salem at Charlestown


Game preview: Salem at Charlestown


Salem (2-3, 1-3 in Mid-Southern) at Charlestown (3-2, 2-2 in Mid-Southern)

Kickoff: 7 p.m.

Charlestown is seeking its first back-to-back wins this season.

The Pirates won last year’s game 40-8 as Tristan Chester threw three touchdown passes while the Charlestown defense forced four fumbles and recorded three sacks. The Pirates have claimed six straight in the series.

The Lions scored 61 points last week against Clarksville, the most they have totaled since a 72-0 victory over North Harrison in 2002.

Sagarin ratings: Charlestown 53.49, Salem 40.73

“Salem is a good all-around football team and they throw the ball well. We will need to play well to win.” – Charlestown coach Jason Hawkins

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