FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – The regular season comes to a close this Friday night and it is winner take all in the ACAC where 1A no. 5 Adams Central travels to 2A no. 1 Woodlan.
The News-Sentinel’s Justin Kenny and WANE-TV sports director Glenn Marini break down the conference races in this week’s Inside The Zone.
The Jets and Warriors are both undefeated and coming off a fantastic game last year where Woodlan’s defense held on a two-point conversion to earn a 21-20 win over the Jets, earning Woodlan its first conference title since 1996.
In the Northeast 8 New Haven is in the driver’s seat as the 4A no. 5 Bulldogs bested 4A no. 10 East Noble 55-21 last Friday. The Bulldogs are undefeated overall and can clinch the NE8 title outright with at win at Huntington North on Friday.
In the SAC 5A no. 1 Snider scored 19 points in the fourth quarter to defeat Bishop Dwenger last Friday night 32-25. The Panthers clinched the Victory Bell with that win but can finish the regular season undefeated with a win at home against 3A no. 15 Bishop Luers on Friday.
NECC champs have already been crowned, as Garrett edged Angola 28-27 last Friday for the big division title while 2A no. 7 Eastside bested Central Noble 35-6 for the small division title.
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