Herbert Hoover, Sissonville to square off in Wendy's Friday Night Rivals Game of the Week
CHARLESTON, WV (WCHS/WVAH) —
The Herbert Hoover Huskies and Sissonville Indians will meet up in our fourth Wendy’s Friday Night Rivals Game of the Week presented by the Marshall Sports Medicine Institute.
The Huskies (1-3) will travel to Sissonville to take on the Indians (3-1) in a Class AA showdown.
The Huskies are coming off a 35-14 loss to Point Pleasant.
Herbert Hoover has struggled to score this season and has averaged just 13.5 points a game. Meanwhile, the Huskies’ defense is giving up more than 33 points a game.
In week one, Hoover fell to Scott 42-14. The Huskies dropped their second consecutive game in week two in a 49-3 loss to Winfield.
Herbert Hoover’s lone win of the season came in week three over Nitro, 23-7.
Sissonville is coming off its lone loss of the season. The Indians fell to Mingo Central 69-15 last Friday night.
The Indians are averaging nearly 27 points per game and prior to the loss to Mingo Central, had only given up 44 points in their first three games.
In week one, Sissonville defeated Chapmanville 25-16 before heading on the road in week two and defeating Logan 28-12.
The Indians picked up their third win in a row, 39-16 over Scott before falling to Mingo Central last week.
Coverage of Wendy’s Friday Night Rivals Game of the Week presented by the Marshall Sports Medicine Institute begins at 7:30 p.m. on Stadium, or online here.
See a full list of stations where you can catch the action here.