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September 15, 2019

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High School Football Picks: Week 8

Ray Brewer and Case Keefer almost always disagree on a couple high school football games.

Not this week. The Las Vegas Sun sports editors came to a consensus on all 16 local matchups in week 8.

Check below for the full bounty of picks.

The week of October 16

Brewer's Picks
Last Week
15-1 (.938)
Season:
103-21 (.831)

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.

Keefer's Picks
Last Week
15-1 (.938)
Season:
101-23 (.816)

Grizzlies look to solidify spot in the playoffs.
Spring Valley 26, Sierra Vista 6

K.C. Moore is one of the better quarterbacks in town.
Spring Valley 27, Sierra Vista 13

This game is always close.
Las Vegas 32, Canyon Springs 24

Not this year.
Las Vegas 41, Canyon Springs 20

Happy Homecoming.
Liberty 63, Valley 0

Calvin Tubbs is producing all over the field, on both sides of the ball.
Liberty 56, Valley 0

Arbor View records a Homecoming shutout.
Arbor View 50, Bonanza 0

The Aggies keep getting better.
Arbor View 47, Bonanza 7

GV’s younger players put it together — finally.
Green Valley 38, Coronado 23

Game of the week comes down to the final minutes.
Green Valley 27, Coronado 24

Basic has Henderson Bowl hangover, but pulls away in second half.
Basic 44, Eldorado 13

Basic’s defense is too much for Eldorado.
Basic 48, Eldorado 12

Give Desert Oasis credit for victories against winnable opponents.
Desert Oasis 23, Cimarron-Memorial 12

Diamondbacks have built entire season around winning this game.
Desert Oasis 30, Cimarron-Memorial 21

Can’t wait to see how Legacy’s Derriyon Shaw matches up against Gorman.
Bishop Gorman 54, Legacy 0

No scare from the Longhorns this year.
Bishop Gorman 63, Legacy 0

Palo Verde has its first winning streak of the season.
Palo Verde 41, Durango 17

Chauntez Thomas stunts Durango’s offense.
Palo Verde 45, Durango 12

Moapa Valley gearing up for November.
Moapa Valley 45, Boulder City 0

It’s a rebuilding year for the Eagles.
Moapa Valley 56, Boulder City 6

My alma mater is going to be a threat in the playoffs.
Chaparral 39, Virgin Valley 12

Casey Acosta helps Cowboys edge Bulldogs.
Chaparral 30, Virgin Valley 28

Sunrise Mountain continues its winning ways.
Sunrise Mountain 43, Del Sol 19

Best season in school history continues.
Sunrise Mountain 38, Del Sol 7

Faith Lutheran won’t be tested this week.
Faith Lutheran 37, Pahrump Valley 0

This Crusaders team is just as strong as the one that won the state championship two years ago.
Faith Lutheran 34, Pahrump Valley 12

Rattlers win one for their brother. Feel better, Elijah Smoot.
Mojave 22, Clark 18

Seconded. Step up for Smoot.
Mojave 16, Clark 14

Cheyenne has surrendered six points in the past three weeks.
Cheyenne 40, Western 0

Desert Shields’ run is reminiscent of their glory years this season.
Cheyenne 62, Western 12

Desert Pines is the clear-cut favorite in the Division 1-A, right?
Desert Pines 60, Rancho 6

Moapa Valley might have something to say about that; Rancho will not.
Desert Pines 60, Rancho 16

For more coverage, check out our high school football section.

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