Who: Flagstaff Eagles at Bradshaw Mountain Bears
When: Friday, Oct. 9, 7 p.m.
Where: Bob Pavlich Field, Prescott Valley, Arizona
Courier Coverage: Follow sports writer Doug Cook on Twitter at @dougout_dc for updates on Friday’s game.
Broadcast: 95.9 FM KKLD
Coaches: Bradshaw Mountain — Bob Young (1st season); Flagstaff — Todd Hanley (2nd season)
Records: Bradshaw Mountain (1-0, 1-0 Grand Canyon); Flagstaff (1-0, 1-0 Grand Canyon)
Last Meeting: Flagstaff 20, Bradshaw Mountain 0 (Oct. 4, 2019, Flagstaff, Arizona)
Last Week: Bradshaw Mountain — Beat Mohave, 56-0; Flagstaff — Beat Mingus 7-0.
The Setting: Bradshaw Mountain — The Bears look to start 2-0 under first-year head coach Bob Young, who isn’t a stranger to Grand Canyon region play as he led Mingus for several seasons in Cottonwood; Flagstaff — The Eagles are coming off a week where they scored only seven points … they’ll need to put up more than that if they expect to beat the Bears in Prescott Valley.
Players to Watch: Bradshaw Mountain — QB/P/K Josh Grant, Sr.; RB/CB Elijah Acuna, Jr.; WR Moises Hernandez, Jr.; WR/QB Grady Rose, So.; OL/ILB Michael Kelley, Jr.; LB/TE Calvin Mayotte, Jr.; Flagstaff — QB/CB Morgan Bewley, Sr.; RB/MLB Luis Jaramillo, Sr.; S/PR/KR Jace Wetzel, Sr.; DE/OLB Kevin Edwards, Sr.;
Weather Forecast: 71 degrees at kickoff, clear, 6 mph S, sunset at 6:04 p.m.