Second-round playoff preview/pick | Doss at Covington Catholic

Second-round playoff preview/pick | Doss at Covington Catholic

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Second-round playoff preview/pick | Doss at Covington Catholic

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It’s playoff time with the C-J’s Jason Frakes and Chris White looking at this week’s monster playoff games in the Louisville area.

DOSS (6-5) AT COVINGTON CATHOLIC (8-3)

* Kickoff: 7 p.m.

* Next week: Winner will face Dixie Heights-Fern Creek winner.

* Doss: Senior Hamilton Wilson carried 32 times for 311 yards and three touchdowns to lead Doss to a 52-32 victory over Highlands last week. The Dragons tallied 693 total yards, including 471 on the ground. Wilson has 1,515 yards and 15 TDs this season. Doss hasn’t advanced past the second round of the playoffs since 2008, when the Dragons lost to John Hardin in a regional final.

* Covington Catholic: The No. 13 Colonels ripped Fairdale 63-7 last week as sophomore Casey McGinness rushed for 147 yards and two touchdowns on 11 carries. McGinness has rushed for 1,147 yards and 11 TDs this season, and junior quarterback A.J. Mayer has passed for 2,156 yards and 19 touchdowns while completing 54.4 percent of his passes.

* Pick: Covington Catholic 42-27.

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