Weekend Blitz: Playoff implications abound for Vikings, Cougars


Oxford Hills (2-3) at Deering (2-3)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Looks like a battle for No. 5 in Class A East, which means avoiding either Windham, Bangor or Cheverus in a quarterfinal.

Lewiston (0-5) at Bangor (4-1)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Strange things usually happen when Devils visit Rams, and in this case, out-of-towners hope a miracle is on the agenda.

Edward Little (0-5) at Noble (0-5)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Eddies still have playoff hopes, if they can start a run here.

Mt. Blue (2-3) at Gardiner (2-3)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Cougars could wind up anywhere from third to eighth in B-East, depending on how next three weeks unfold.

Leavitt (4-1) at Mtn. Valley (2-3)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Hornets eager for first visit to Chet Bulger Field in a decade.

Spruce Mtn. (5-0) at Gray-New Gloucester (0-5)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Simply put, a “stay healthy” game for Phoenix.

Wells (4-1) at Poland (2-3)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Knights have faced the heavy metal of Class C West back-to-back-to-back.

Lisbon (4-0) at Maranacook (1-3)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Greyhounds well aware Black Bears put up a fight against both Dirigo and Oak Hill.

Oak Hill (4-1) at Boothbay (1-3)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Kyle Flaherty’s return made Raiders’ offense look pretty frightening a week ago.

Dirigo (4-0) at OOB (3-2)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Seagulls oh-so-close against Cougars past few meetings, but Dirigo has made big jump.

Telstar (0-5) at Traip (2-2)

Saturday, 1:30 p.m.

One of Rebels’ two wins in 2013. You can bet Rangers haven’t forgotten.