What can you say about this one that hasn't already been said? This is the game of the week, the month and in all honesty the game of the year. When these two line up you are going to get teams that are well coached and play with a great deal of passion. Today we take an in depth look at key matchups and how this game may end up.
Mayfield offense vs.
The Trojan offense is predicated on the run game and being able to control the tempo and speed of the game. QB Austin Hooker has gotten better every week and RB Jacob Ceniceros is one of the best in the state at his respective position. The option scheme that Mayfield uses makes the defense play assignment football. If one assignment is missed, you might want to tell the band director to start up the fight song, because it might end up being a touchdown. Look for
In reality both of these teams use an option based system. Mayfield more I-Option and Cruces more spread option. Both schemes are very hard to stop. As good as Mayfield is offensively,
This game is why I love high school football. The schools respect and hatred for one another. Great players and coaches, pride in the stands, community involvement the list goes on and one. You can have all the glitz and money that goes with the football they play on Sunday's but for my money there is nothing like a rivalry game in high school football. They biggest key in my mind is which team will find balance. The winning team will find balance in every phase of the game and will come out on top. This is a toss up in reality but since we have had
Game Preview: Las Cruces vs. Mayfield
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