MILL?CREEK - Two teams looking to get off to good starts will battle today when Tygarts Valley entertains Pendleton County at Bulldog Field.
Game time is slated for 7:30 p.m.
In 2012, the Bulldogs finished with a 1-8 record, while the Wildcats were 3-7.
On offense, Owen Arbogast and Hunter Parks will be seeing equal time at quarterback for Tygarts Valley.
The feature back will be P.J. Lanham, who rushed for more than 700 yards last season.
Also taking handoffs will be freshman Ronnie Nicholas, junior Ryan Hoffman and sophomore fullback Dalton Vandevender.
The Wildcats will rely on senior quarterback Luke Yokum to lead the team. Junior Justice Good and sophomore Tyler Shears are competing for carries in the backfield.
Defensively, seniors Lane Fletcher and Travis Alt will anchor the linebacker crew.
Pendleton County captured last year's meeting in Franklin by a score of 40-8.