Week 6 preview/pick | Shelby County at Franklin County

Week 6 preview/pick | Shelby County at Franklin County

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Week 6 preview/pick | Shelby County at Franklin County

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It’s the Week 6 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

SHELBY COUNTY (5-0) AT FRANKLIN COUNTY (5-0)

Only game in state this week matching unbeaten teams

* Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

* Shelby County continued its best start since 2005 with a 35-7 victory over Bullitt East last week as senior Mailk Manica rushed for 111 yards on 13 carries and junior Tyler Drane passed for 100 yards and two touchdowns. The defense has been stout, allowing just 10.2 points per game. Junior Brandon Davis leads the secondary with three interceptions.

* Franklin County continued its hot start with a 33-30 victory over Anderson County last week as senior quarterback Barrett Sanderson completed 22 of 32 passes for 201 yards and three touchdowns. Sanderson has completed 71.4 percent of his passes this season for 1,118 yards and 13 TDs. Demarcus Kennedy (311 yards, five TDs) and Landon Hurst (222 yards, three TDs) share the team lead with 20 receptions each.

* The pick: Franklin County 37-30.

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