Friday Pick ‘Em (October 4)

Great week of picks last week, besides that Bronco game, but we’re going to act like that didn’t happen. Here’s this weeks “Friday Pick ‘Em”.


OVERALL RECORD: 20-13

LAST WEEK’S RECORD: 10-1

HIGH SCHOOL

Woodland Park Panthers (3-1) @ #8 LA JUNTA TIGERS (3-1)

  •  Tiger Stadium (La Junta, CO) *Friday 7pm*
  • Series (Since 2004): La Junta leads 1-0
  • Last Game: September 28, 2018 @ Woodland Park (La Junta 40-0)
  • Last Week: Woodland Park- def. Battle Mountain, La Junta- def Raton
  • Prediction: Last year it was so foggy you couldn’t see the action. This year it’ll be cold. Tigers all the way. La Junta 36-24

ROCKY FORD MELONEERS (1-3) @ Crowley County Chargers (1-3)

  • Charger Field (Ordway, CO) *Saturday 1pm*
  • Series (Since 2004): Crowley County leads 10-5
  • Last Game: September 28, 2018 @ Rocky Ford (Crowley County 42-8)
  • Last Week: Rocky Ford def Monte Vista, Crowley County- Bye
  • Prediction: It’s a rivalry game that’s been dominated by Crowley. Rocky wins their first Crimson Helmet trophy. Rocky Ford 26-16.

#2 FOWLER GRIZZLIES (4-0) @ HOEhne Farmers (2-2)

  • Hoehne High School (Hoehne, CO) *Friday 7pm*
  • Series (Since 2004): Hoehne leads 12–1
  • Last Game: September 28, 2018 @ Fowler (Hoehne 44-0)
  • Last Week: Fowler- def Holly, Hoehne- def Las Animas
  • Prediction: Game of the night….Fowler finishes on top. Fowler 56-21

Elbert BulldOgs (3-1) @ SWINK LIONS (2-2)

  • Swink High School (Swink, CO) *Saturday 1pm*
  • Series (Since 2004): Custer County leads 3-2
  • Last Game: October 7, 2005 @ Swink (Swink 55-16)
  • Last Week: Elbert- def Denver Christian, Swink- def Custer County
  • Prediction: I’ll make this one quick. Swink pulls the upset. Swink 45-30.

LAS ANIMAS TROJANS (0-4) @ Wiley Panthers (0-4)

  • Wiley High School (Wiley, CO) *Friday 7pm*
  • Series (Since 2004): Wiley leads 4-1
  • Last Game: September 28, 2018 @ Las Animas (Las Animas 48-20)
  • Last Week: Las Animas- lost to Hoehne, Wiley- lost to Springfield
  • Prediction: Someone gets their first win this week. The Panthers are that team. Wiley 35-14

CHERAW WOLVERINES (3-2) @ #9 Granada Bobcats (4-1)

  • Granada High School (Granada, CO) *Friday 7pm*
  • Series (Since 2004): Granada leads 1-0
  • Last Game: September 28, 2018 @ Cheraw (Granada 61-20)
  • Last Week: Cheraw- lost to Kit Carson, Granada- lost to Cheyenne Wells
  • Prediction: It’ll be a good one in Granada tonight. Bobcats come out on top. Granada 65-34

Miami Yoder Buffaloes @ MANZANOLA BOBCATS (2-3)

  • Manzanola High School (Manzanola, CO) *Friday 7pm*
  • Series (Since 2004): First Meeting
  • Last Week: Manzanola- def Primero
  • Prediction: Easy, Bobcats win. Manzanola 60-0

NCAA:

#18 CSU-PUEBLO THUNDERWOLVES (3-1) @ South Dakota Mines Hardrockers (1-3)

  • O’Harra Stadium (Rapid City, SD) *Saturday 1pm*
  • Series (Since 2008): CSU-Pueblo leads 3-0
  • Last Game: September 29, 2018 @ CSU-Pue blo (CSU-Pueblo 41-14)
  • Last Week: CSU-Pueblo- def Texas A&M Commerce, South Dakota Mines- lost to Dixie State
  • Prediction: All Pack in Pueblo. CSU-Pueblo 42-7

AIR FORCE FALCONS (3-1) @ Navy Midshipmen (3-1)

  • Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (Annapolis, MD) *Saturday 1:30pm*
  • Series: Air Force leads 30-21
  • Last Game: October 6, 2018 @ Air Force (Air Force 35-7)
  • Last Week: Air Force- def San Jose State, Navy- lost to Memphis
  • Prediction: Air Force flys to victory….see what I did there? Air Force 42-21

AriZona Wildcats (3-1) @ COLORADO Buffaloes (3-1)

  • Folsom Field (Boulder, CO) *Saturday 2:30pm*
  • Series: Colorado leads 14-7
  • Last Game: November 2, 2018 @ Arizona (Arizona 42-34)
  • Last Week: Arizona- def UCLA, Colorado- Bye
  • Prediction: Buffaloes get a PAC-12 win. Colorado 35-10

San Diego State Aztecs (3-1) COLORADO STATE RAMS (1-4)

  • Canvas Stadium (Fort Collins, CO) *Saturday 8:00pm*
  • Series: San Diego State leads 20-14
  • Last Game: November 26, 2016 @ San Diego State (Colorado State 63-31)
  • Last Week: San Diego State- Bye, Colorado State- post to Utah State
  • Prediction: The Rams have had a rough go so far. It continues at home. San Diego State 35-7

NFL:

DENVER BRONCOS (0-4) @ Los Angeles Chargers (2-2)

  • Dignity Health Sports Park (Carson, CA) *Sunday 2:05pm*
  • Series: Denver leads 66-52-1
  • Last Game: December 30, 2018 @ Denver (Los Angeles 23-9)
  • Last Week: Denver- lost to Jacksonville, Los Angeles- def Miami
  • Prediction: Pains me to do this, maybe it’ll cause some good luck. Chargers take the win. Los Angeles 35-21

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