Orange Park upset Clay last year in Macpherson's first win over then coach Joshua Hoekstra in a game that defined Raiders for season. Now, the Raiders must go the next step to playoffs with another Clay game as a decider. Fletcher is new team in Fleming Island new district 2-7A. Oakleaf again has a rugged opponent in Gainesville High with Hurricanes graduating a 2600 yard passer and a 900 yard rusher.
5A-Ridgeview (Play Mon., Sept. 9 vs. Oakleaf, OHS wins)
5A-Clay (5-5) at 5A-Orange Park (6-4)
6A-Gainesville (7-4) at 8A-Oakleaf (5-6)
6A-Middleburg BYE (Play Thurs., Sept. 11 vs. Matanzas)
7A-Fletcher (7-4) at 7A-Fleming Island (4-6)
4A-Keystone Heights (5-5) at 4A-Umatilla (0-10) (7:30 p.m.)
Game of the Week: Clay and Orange Park comes down to Tucker Reape field goal from 47 yards.