Published Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010 | 6 a.m.
Updated Monday, Oct. 11, 2010 | 10:57 a.m.
The week of October 8
Brewer vs. Keefer
Las Vegas Sun reporters Ray Brewer and
Case Keefer attempt to pick
the winning team from prep contests
across the Las Vegas area.
Spring Valley will prevail in what essentially is a battle for the last playoff spot in the Southwest.
Spring Valley 34, Bonanza 27
Channel 12 needs to clear its programming for the entire night for this televised affair. Both teams score a lot and get scored on a lot.
Spring Valley 46, Bonanza 42
Desert Oasis enjoys a homecoming game victory.
Desert Oasis 54, Pahrump Valley 0
Scheduling Pahrump Valley for homecoming was the smartest move Desert Oasis could have made.
Desert Oasis 62, Pahrump Valley 6
Del gets back on track in the Southeast.
Del Sol 38, Coronado 15
Looks like I soon will be a resident of the Coronado school district. Still can't pick the Cougars.
Del Sol 34, Coronado 21
Foothill ready to ring Victory Bell another season.
Foothill 29, Silverado 18
Foothill answered all my questions and then some last week against Del Sol.
Foothill 28, Silverado 21
Liberty won't have another slow start.
Liberty 38, Green Valley 13
Knowing Liberty, it will be 3-3 at halftime.
Liberty 42, Green Valley 13
Canyon Springs is getting better each week.
Canyon Springs 50, Eldorado 23
The Pioneers are a lock to finish second in the Northeast.
Canyon Springs 49, Eldorado 10
The orange and black have seen better days.
Valley 32, Chaparral 20
Upset special, the Cowboys make the season even more miserable for the Vikings.
Chaparral 22, Valley 20
Raise your hand if you are ashamed this game is on the schedule.
Las Vegas 62, Sunrise Mountain 0
Las Vegas 62, Sunrise Mountain 0
Another lopsided final in the Southwest. What an awful league.
Durango 53, Sierra Vista 12
Can we just skip ahead to the last two games of the season when Durango plays Desert Oasis and Bishop Gorman?
Durango 56, Sierra Vista 9
Remember when this used to be a can't-miss game?
Bishop Gorman 52, Western 0
Let Phillip Payne suit up for the Warriors and they'd still lose.
Bishop Gorman 63, Western 6
Arbor View remains undefeated, tops Cheyenne for first time in school history.
Arbor View 23, Cheyenne 20
Arbor View has to lose sometime, right? Can't imagine Aggies undefeated heading into Palo Verde game at the end of the year.
Cheyenne 26, Arbor View 21
Don't count out Cimarron just yet.
Cimarron 25, Centennial 23
Centennial's confidence is at a high after two straight wins.
Centennial 24, Cimarron 16
Faith Lutheran starting to regain confidence.
Faith Lutheran 40, Mojave 0
Faith Lutheran needs to get ready to make a push for a playoff spot.
Faith Lutheran 52, Mojave 13
Palo Verde is the class of the Northwest.
Palo Verde 43, Shadow Ridge 0
Now that divisional play has started, Shadow Ridge has not lived up to the preseason hype.
Palo Verde 38, Shadow Ridge 14
The two-game league season starts with a win for Virgin Valley.
Virgin Valley 30, Boulder City 13
Virgin Valley is a state title contender in the 3A. Then again, everyone is a state title contender in the 3A.
Virgin Valley 26, Boulder City 7
Basic fans rewarded for 45-minute drive to follow team.
Basic 27, Legacy 20
The Wolves lost to Coronado the only other time Brewer picked them this season. This week, we'll find out if the curse really exists.
Basic 23, Legacy 21
This would be a great 3A classification game.
Moapa Valley 32, Clark 19
Pirates could struggle with Chris Jackson, but will find a way to win.
Moapa Valley 34, Clark 28
Give me Desert Pines. They are more physical.
Desert Pines 24, Rancho 19
This could end up as the best game of the week, but Desert Pines is rolling right now.
Desert Pines 15, Rancho 14
An earlier version of these picks did not include the Rancho at Desert Pines game. We apologize for the accident.
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