Week 3 preview | Eastern at Collins

Week 3 preview | Eastern at Collins


Week 3 preview | Eastern at Collins


It’s the Week 3 Kentucky HS football preview with The C-J’s Jason Frakes and Chris White looking at this week’s monster games in Louisville area high school football.


Eagles lead series 2-0, winning in 2011 and 2012

* Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

* Junior quarterback J.D. Berger completed 15 of 30 passes for 131 yards and a touchdown but also threw three interceptions as Eastern lost to Christian Academy 42-7 last week. Junior wide receiver Lawrence Webb had five catches for 46 yards and a touchdown. The Eagles’ rushing attack has struggled so far, averaging just 3.2 yards per carry.

* Sophomore quarterback J.R. Lewis passed for 164 yards and four touchdowns as Collins ripped Bullitt East 55-14 last week. Junior Dalton Maggard had four catches for 78 yards and three touchdowns, and sophomore Nasean Roseberry rushed for 140 yards and two touchdowns on 10 carries. In its sixth season of play, Collins is looking for its first 3-0 start.

* The pick: Collins 34-27.

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