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Hartselle’s Ri Fletcher ran the ball against Muscle Shoals in the Tigers’ 29-26 last-second win last season. Enquirer photo by Jim Meadows

Prep football picks: Back to region play

It is a return to region play for area teams this week, following a week off from region opponents. The Hartselle Tigers battled through another difficult test with Oxford to set up another tough test with Muscle Shoals coming to town. Playoff futures start to become much more apparent this week with challenging contests.

The prep football picks are a new high school football season feature. The Enquirer’s sports writer Russell Frye, along with Hartselle graduate Dakota Stewart and Priceville Bulldogs sports guru John Keahey, will pick every county game each week.

The week’s games:
Muscle Shoals at Hartselle
Priceville at St. John Paul II
Russellville at Brewer
Lexington at Falkville
Danville at Shoals Christian
Austin at Grissom
Columbia at Decatur
Deshler at West Morgan
Decatur Heritage at Appalachian


Russell Frye’s picks
Last Week: 4-1
Overall: 38-9

Hartselle
Priceville
Russellville
Lexington
Shoals Christian
Austin
Decatur
West Morgan
Appalachian


Dakota Stewart’s picks
Last Week: 3-2
Overall: 36-11

Hartselle
Priceville
Russellville
Lexington
Shoals Christian
Austin
Decatur
West Morgan
Appalachian


John Keahey’s picks
Last Week: 3-2
Overall: 36-11

Muscle Shoals
Priceville
Russellville
Falkville
Shoals Christian
Austin
Decatur
West Morgan
Decatur Heritage

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Editor's picks

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At a Glance

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At a Glance

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Editor's picks

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