Here is a look at this week’s high school playoffs games in Kentucky and regular season games in West Virgina involving area teams:



Pikeville (9-2) vs. Phelps (3-8)

Date: Nov. 4

Site: Hillard Howard Field

Kickoff: 7 pm

Radio: WPKE 98.1 FM/104.5FM

Internet: musicradiowpke.com

Livestream: mountain-topsports.com

Coaches: Andrew West (Phelps); Chris McNamee (Pikeville)

Players to Watch: RB Bryson Locklear, QB Cainan Land (Phelps); QB Isaac McNamee, RB Blake Birchfield (Pikeville)

Last week’s results: Pikeville DNP; Phelps 28, Tolsia 14.

Paintsville (5-5) vs. Betsy Layne (8-2)

Date: Nov. 5

Site: Memorial Field

Kickoff: 7:30 pm

Coaches: Jarridd Jarrell (Betsy Layne); Trevor Hoskins (Paintsville)

Players to Watch: QB Chase Mims, WR Dylon Williams (Betsy Layne); RB Harris Phelps, QB Frederick James (Paintsville)

Last week’s results: Betsy Layne 67, Floyd Central 32; Paintsville 49, Pike Central 12.


Martin County (7-4) vs. Shelby Valley (5-5)

Date: Nov. 5

Site: The Rock

Kickoff: 7 pm

Coaches: Josh Muncy (Martin County)

Players to Watch: RBKolby Sparks, RB Dawson Mills (Martin County); RB Jayden Newsome, RB Ethan Bentley (Shelby Valley)

Last week’s results: East Carter 49, Martin County 20; Hazard 48, Shelby Valley 26.


Belfry (4-6) vs. Pike Central (3-8)

Date: Nov. 5

Site: Haywood Stadium

Kickoff: 7 pm

Radio: WDHR 93.1 FM

Internet: wdhr.com

Coaches: Philip Haywood (Belfry); Ronn Varney (Pike Central)

Players to Watch: RB Isaac Dixon, QB Caden Woolum (Belfry), RB Matt Anderson, QB Tayvian Boykins (Pike Central)

Last week’s results: Johnson Central 48, Belfry 22; Paintsville 49, Pike Central 12.

Lawrence County (7-3) vs. Magoffin County (6-3)

Date: Nov. 5

Site: Luke Varney Jr. Memorial Field

Kickoff: 7 pm

Coaches: Alan Short II (Lawrence County); Chris Gamble (Magoffin Cunty)

Players to Watch: RB Blue Fletcher, RB Dylan Ferguson (Lawrence County); QB Lucas Litteral, WR Brad Standifer (Magoffin County)

Last week’s results: Raceland 21, Lawrence Cunty 20, OT; Magoffin County 28, Morgan County 26.


Johnson Central (8-2) vs. Clay County (5-5)

Date: Nov. 5

Site: Jim Matney Field

Kickoff: 7:30 pm

Coaches: Steve Trimble (Johnson Central interim); Michael Sizemore (Clay County)

Players to Watch: RB Zach McCoart, RB Matt Crum (Johnson Central); QB Tate Rice, RB Adam Collins (Clay County)

Last week’s results: Johnson Central 48, Belfry 22; Garrard County 30, Clay County 24.

Letcher Central (6-3) vs. Perry Central (7-3)

Date: Nov. 5

Site: Cougar Field

Kickoff: 7 pm

Coaches: Junior Matthews (Letcher Central); Mark Dixon (Perry Central)

Players to Watch: QB Carson Adams, WR Nicholas Hanig (Letcher Central)

Last week’s results: Bourbon County 23, Letcher Central 20; Perry Central 35, Williamsburg 21.


Regular Season

Mingo Central (3-6) at Bluefield (4-3)

Site: Mitchell Stadium

Kickoff: 7:30 pm

Radio: WXCC 96.5 FM

Internet: wxccfm.com

Coaches: Chase Moore (Mingo Central); Fred Simons (Bluefield)

Players to Watch: RB Norman Kennedy, QB Caden Porter (Mingo Central); RB Jacorian Green, QB Ryker Brown (Bluefield)

Last week’s results: Chapmanville 35, Mingo Central 20; Bluefield 21, Ridgeview, Va. 19.

Chapmanville (3-6) vs. Man (4-5)

Date: Nov. 5

Site: Tiger Stadium

Kickoff: 7 pm

Coaches: James Barker (Chapmanville); Harvey Arms (Man)

Players to Watch: RB Kohl Farmer, QB Brody Dalton (Chapmanville); QB Israel Canterbury, RB Justin Grimmett (Man)

Last week’s results: Chapmanville 36, Mingo Central 20; Man 35, Tug Valley 28.

Logan (6-3) at Herbert Hoover (9-0)

Date: Nov. 5

Site: Hoover Stadium

Kickoff: 7 pm

Coaches: Gary Mullins (Logan); Joey Fields (Herert Hoover)

Players to Watch: QB Jordan Hayes, RB Kolton Goldie (Logan); QB Dane Hatfield, WR Devin Hatfield (Herbert Hoover)

Last week’s results: Logan DNP; Herbert Hoover 28, Poca 0.

Tug Valley (3-6) vs. Van (5-4)

Date: Nov. 5

Site: Bob Brewer Stadium

Kickoff: 7:30 pm

Coaches: Hady Ford (Tug Valley); Mark Agosti (Van)

Players to Watch: RB Tanner Kirk, QB Elijah Fluty (Tug Valley); QB Guner Flores, RB Shaun Booth (Van)

Last week’s results: Man 35, Tug Valley 28; Buffalo 27, Van 0.