Week 5 high school football capsules

Week 5 high school football capsules


Week 5 high school football capsules


Zach Switzer of Satellite (42) breaks into the open during last week’s game in Titusville.

Zach Switzer of Satellite (42) breaks into the open during last week’s game in Titusville.

Friday’s games

Viera (2-2) at Cocoa (3-1)

7 p.m.

Last week: The Hawks lost at Kathleen, 29-25. The Tigers won at Lake Highland Prep, 48-6.

Game note: Cocoa won the previous two games, in 2007 (63-0 at Cocoa) and 2008 (70-6 at Viera).

Cocoa offensive line could be key to big year

Titusville (2-2) at Astronaut (1-2)


Last week: The Terriers defeated Satellite, 63-14. The War Eagles beat Port Orange Atlantic, 43-6.

Game note: Astronaut leads the series, 30-13, but Titusville won last year at home, 21-16, breaking a seven-year losing streak.

Palm Bay (2-1) at Melbourne (0-3)


Last week: The Pirates defeated Rockledge, 41-17. Melbourne lost at St. Augustine, 10-0.

Game note: Palm Bay leads this series, 34-4, and has won nine in a row. Melbourne last won in 2007, 22-15.

Bayside (0-3) at Satellite (0-3)


Last week: The Bears lost to Jensen Beach, 42-7. The Scorps lost at Titusville, 63-14.

Game note: These teams haven’t met since 2008, when Bayside won at home, 36-7.

Holy Trinity (2-1) at Cocoa Beach (1-3)


Last week: The Tigers defeated Melbourne Central Catholic, 32-24. The Minutemen lost at Trinity Prep, 54-13.

Game note: Holy Trinity won this game last year, 61-21, also at Cocoa Beach.

Port St. Lucie (0-3) at Merritt Island (2-2)


Last week: The Jaguars lost at Vero Beach, 51-0. The Mustangs won at Space Coast, 27-19.

Game note: Port St. Lucie has been outscored this season, 107-13. Merritt Island has four of its next five at home.

Six Brevard products line Mars Hill roster

Union County (4-0) at Melbourne CC (3-1)


Last week: The Tigers won at Hilliard, 41-6. MCC lost at Holy Trinity, 32-24.

Game note: Union County was ranked fourth this week in Class 1A and has scored 35 points or more in every game.

Heritage (2-1) at Kissimmee Osceola (4-0)


Last week: The Panthers won at Eau Gallie, 53-14. The Kowboys defeated Winter Haven, 27-18.

Game note: Osceola was ranked third in Class 8A this week, the second ranked team on Heritage’s schedule.

Space Coast (2-1) at Poinciana (0-4)


Last week: The Vipers lost their district opener, 27-19, to Merritt Island. The Eagles lost at Bishop Moore, 69-0.

Game note: Poinciana already has a loss to a Brevard team this season, 22-21 against Cocoa Beach, two weeks ago.

Merritt Island Christian (1-2) at Landmark Christian (0-4)

7, Haines City

Last week: The Cougars were off, one week after losing to Christ’s Church, 26-13, while the Patriots lost at Warner Christian, 63-13.

Game note: Landmark has been outscored this season, 217-19.

Ambassador Christian (0-3) at Wildwood (2-1)


Last week: The Eagles lost at Canterbury, 55-6. The Wildcats lost a Thursday game at Belleview, 16-10.

Game note: In its first season, Ambassador Christian is playing its fourth varsity game, with two JV games remaining.

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