State football playoffs: Area second round previews

South Warren (10-1) at Bowling Green (7-3)

Class 5A playoffs

7 p.m. Friday

El Donaldson Stadium

Broadcast: WDNS 93.3 FM (PXP: Tim Waggoner) | STFanClub.com (PXP: Joe Brunk)

Updates: Twitter

Last meeting: Bowling Green won 14-3 on Oct. 4

Breakdown: A pair of crosstown rivals, South Warren and Bowling Green will meet for the second time this season Friday in the second round of the Class 5A playoffs at El Donaldson Stadium. … The Spartans, ranked fifth in the final Kentucky Associated Press 5A poll of the year, defeated Greenwood 33-11 last Friday. … The Purples, ranked sixth in the same poll, beat Christian County 37-6 last week. … Running back Kobe Martin led South Warren with 149 yards and three touchdowns on 22 carries. … Bowling Green quarterback Conner Cooper finished 15-of-18 passing for 138 yards and two TDs. … The all-time series is even at 2-2.

Allen County-Scottsville (5-6) at Franklin-Simpson (6-5)

Class 4A playoffs

7 p.m. Friday

Shadetree Stadium

Broadcast: WVLE 99.3 FM (PXP: Kyle Harwood) | WFKN 1220 AM (PXP: Brian Talley)

Last meeting: Franklin-Simpson won 31-21 on Sept. 27

Breakdown: A pair of longtime rivals, Franklin-Simpson and Allen County-Scottsville will meet Friday in the second round of the Class 4A playoffs at Shadetree Stadium. … The Wildcats are coming off a 37-14 win over Russell County last Friday. … The Patriots edged Warren East 27-25 last week. … Running back Leandre Stutzman ran for 163 yards and two TDs on 13 carries to lead Franklin. … Jax Cooper scored a pair of TDs for ACS. … The Wildcats lead the all-time series 27-7 and have won the past five meetings.

Taylor County (9-2) at Glasgow (10-1)

Class 3A playoffs

7 p.m. Friday

Hank Royse Stadium

Broadcast: WCLU 102.3 FM (PXP: Joe Myers)

Last meeting: Glasgow won 31-28 on Oct. 18

Breakdown: Glasgow and Taylor County are set to collide Friday in the second round of the Class 3A playoffs at Hank Royse Stadium. … The Scotties edged the Cardinals 31-28 in the two sides’ regular season meeting Oct. 18. … Glasgow – ranked No. 2 in the final 3A Kentucky AP poll – rolled past Adair County 42-8 last Friday. … Taylor County beat Casey County 40-27 last week. … Scotties’ quarterback Tanner Abernathy went 8-of-11 for 222 yards and five TDs. … Cardinals’ running back Tre Goodin rushed for 161 yards and two TDs on nine carries.

Clinton County (7-3) at Edmonson County (5-6)

Class 2A playoffs

7:30 p.m. Friday

Wildcat Stadium

Broadcast: EdmonsonVoice.com (PXP: Scott Lindsey)

Last meeting: Edmonson County won 13-0 on Oct. 25

Breakdown: Edmonson County will face Clinton County for the second time in four weeks Friday in the second round of the Class 2A playoffs at Wildcat Stadium. … The Wildcats, who defeated the Bulldogs 13-0 on Oct. 25, rolled past Green County 45-18 last Friday. … The Bulldogs beat Monroe County 14-7 last week. … Edmonson County running back Matthew Shaw ran for 242 yards and four TDs on 19 carries. … Quarterback Chase Stines finished 9-of-18 passing for 163 yards and two TDs to lead Clinton County.

Russellville (4-7) at Crittenden County (9-2)

Class A playoffs

7:30 p.m. Friday

Rocket Stadium

Broadcast: WRUS 610 AM

Last meeting: Crittenden County won 21-14 on Oct. 25

Breakdown: Russellville will face Crittenden County for the second time in four weeks Friday in the second round of the Class A playoffs at Rocket Stadium. … The Panthers, who fell 21-14 to the Rockets on Oct. 25, defeated Fulton County 32-27 last Friday. … Crittenden County rolled past Caverna 46-0 last week. … Russellville quarterback Lennon Ries ran for 166 yards and two TDs on 12 carries. … Quarterback Luke Crider finished 10-of-17 passing for 166 yards and four TDs to lead Crittenden County.

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