Northwestern at Reginald Lewis
WHEN: Tomorrow, 3 p.m.
OUTLOOK: This battle of a good offense vs. a good defense will go a long way in determining the winner of Baltimore City's Division II. Led by RB Terrance West, Northwestern (6-1, 5-0 league) has averaged a league-best 25 points. Lewis (6-1, 6-0), has given up an average of just four points, posting shutouts against Southside, Southwestern and Douglass during its current six-game winning streak.
THE BALTIMORE'S SUN PICK:
No. 2 Loyola at No. 5 Gilman
WHEN: Tomorrow, 3:30 p.m.
OUTLOOK: This will mark Loyola's first full game without starting QB Leon Kinnard, who suffered a broken leg in last week's win over Mount St. Joseph. Backup Connor Bruns takes over for the Dons (7-0, 2-0 MIAA A Conference), who have defeated their opponents by an average score of 43-6. Gilman (6-1, 2-0), led by QB Davey Emala, defeated Poly and Boys' Latin by a combined 70-8. The winner will take over sole possession of first place.
THE BALTIMORE'S SUN PICK: Loyola
Milford Mill vs. No. 15 Franklin
WHEN: Tomorrow, 5 p.m.
WHERE: Reisterstown Regional Park
OUTLOOK: Coming off last week's one-point loss to Hereford, Milford Mill (6-1, 5-1 Baltimore County 4A-3A League) will look to regain its form in a game that will help break a four-way tie for first in the division. Led by QB Kevin Fulton, the Millers have averaged 34 points in their past five games. Franklin (5-2, 5-1) is powered by RBs Carl Fleming and Navassa Brown.
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