(WJW) – The FOX 8 crews were across Northeast Ohio for more high school football with Week #3 of Friday Night Touchdown.
Tonight’s FOX 8 Game of the Week was a battle of unbeatens: Normandy at North Ridgeville.
Normandy was coming off a blowout 37-0 win against Cuyahoga Falls and North Ridgeville came out on top in a close 21-20 matchup against Valley Forge.
North Ridgeville kept their winning streak strong with a 51-10 victory.
Ken Carman will have the extended highlights of the Invaders and Rangers.
Week 3 features the final week of non-conference games for many schools across the region.
There was a huge showdown on the east side! Painesville Riverside, 2-0, hit the road to take on the 1-1 Mentor Cardinals. Mentor came off a tough six-point loss at FirstEnergy Stadium against St. Ignatius while Riverside defeated Aurora, 34-21, last week.
A pair of 2-0 schools faced off on Friday. The Avon Eagles hosted Glenville Tarblooders. Both schools came off tight wins in Week 2.
In our Week 3 Chick-fil-A Rivalry Game of the Week, the 1-1 Aurora Greenmen headed to 1-1 Twinsburg to take on the Tigers. Both teams were coming off tough Week 2 loses. Aurora lost at home to Painesville Riverside by seven, while Twinsburg lost by one point to Willoughby South after failing to convert on 2-point conversion with about a minute left.
Be sure to tune to for highlights of these games and many more, as well as scores from across region, during Friday Night Touchdown at 11 p.m. right here on FOX 8.
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