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Guide to No. 13 Shawnee at No. 3 McGuinness

by Jacob Unruh Modified: September 6, 2013 at 4:35 pm •  Published: September 6, 2013

When: 7 p.m., Friday

Where: McGuinness High School

Players to watch: Shawnee — John Jacobs, QB. Dual-threat southpaw has a way of making good things happen for the Wolves. He accounted for more than 2,200 yards last season, but he will be dealing with a tough defensive front from the Irish.

McGuinness — Gray Gochenour,LB. Gochenour led the Irish in tackles last season and will be key in slowing down Jacobs. McGuinness feeds off him on defense and a big night will likely result in a win.

Storylines: Shawnee — The Wolves have a veteran team with 18 returning starters. How will they match up with the Irish, a team loaded with veteran talent as well.

McGuinness — Can anyone consistently get past the Irish’s offensive line? “The Million Dollar Line” is all seniors and big protecting dual-threat quarterback Jacob Lewis. If the Wolves can get pressure on him, things could get interesting.

The pick: McGuinness 35, Shawnee 24

by Jacob Unruh
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Jacob Unruh is a graduate of Northeastern State University. He was born in Cherokee and raised near Vera where he attended Caney Valley High School.During his tenure at NSU, Unruh wrote for The Northeastern (NSU's student newspaper), the...
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