Both Kirkwood (4-0) and Parkway North (2-2) have each trailed by at least 14 points in their last two games. The Pioneers and Vikings each hope to get off to a better start at Parkway North's homecoming game (directions) at 1 p.m. on Saturday, September 22.
Kirkwood dominated 2011 matchup 41-0 outgaining Parkway North 452 yards to 130 yards. Coming into this year's matchup, Parkway North struggled to score (33 points in their first 3 games) until their 35-28 victory at University City the previous Saturday. The Pioneers come into the game after a comeback win 28-24 over Rockwood Summit, who beat Parkway North 34-13 earlier this season.
Key Parkway North Players:
- RB Johnathan Little (#2) - 65 rushes for 534 yards & 4 TDs (runs of 87, 54 & 90 yards)
- DB Cam Cosey (#6) - 3 interceptions
- WR Jalen Dillard (#5) - 12 catches for 154 yards & 1 TD
- LB Taylor Jones (#40) - 28 tackles & 17 assists
|Team Comparison||Kirkwood||Parkway North|
|Points Scored (per game)||36.8||17.0|
|Points Against (per game)||17.5||19.0|
|Yards Offense (per game)||343.5||328.3|
|Rushing Offense (per game)||186.3||239.5|
|Passing Offense (per game)||157.3||88.8|
|Turnover Differential (total)||-1||-5|
After the game: the scoring summary be posted here on Kirkwood Patch!
**Sorry, yours truly will be out of town this weekend. Updates and the follow-up Patch article may be a bit delayed.**
Editor's note: Look for game coverage courtesy of Creve Coeur Patch after the game on both sites!