Weekend Blitz: Playoff positioning on the line in Week 7


Lewiston (0-6) at Portland (4-2)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Didn’t see this potential oh-fer coming. Devils at least need to build confidence for EL finale.

Deering (2-4) at EL (1-5)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Don’t look now, but the Eddies can make a playoff run if they can turn Noble rout into a three-game winning streak.

Windham (5-1) at Oxford Hills (3-3)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Vikings have a chance to make statement. Eagles have a chance to right ship.

Brewer (3-3) at Mt. Blue (3-3)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Cougars have owned this series, but Witches much improved, and home playoff game could be on the line.

Leavitt (5-1) at Wells (5-1)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Hornets finally get tested after annual midseason mismatch parade. Winner still has a shot at outright home-field advantage in Class C West.

Lake Region (2-4) at Spruce Mtn. (6-0)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Yet another for Phoenix in which goals are get in, get out, get a win and don’t get hurt.

Gray-NG (0-6) at Cape Elizabeth (4-2)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Cardiac Capers appear to be redefining themselves, rounding into form with new backfield.

Poland (2-4) at Yarmouth (3-3)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Knights’ goal of finishing in top half of Class C West can’t be met without win here.

Lisbon (5-0) at Dirigo (5-0)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Three teams have two weeks to sort out who’s staying home, who’s going where for Class D West playoffs. Good chance these teams will meet again, regardless.

Boothbay (2-3) at Winthrop/Monmouth (1-4)

Friday, 7 p.m.

Second-half schedule allowing Ramblers to gain confidence, be scary playoff opponent.

Traip (0-5) at Oak Hill (5-1)

Saturday, 12:30 p.m.

All-conference RBs on display with Raiders’ Kyle Flaherty and Alex Mace, Rangers’ Anthony Sowell.

Maranacook (2-3) at Telstar (1-5)

Saturday, 1:30 p.m.

Rebels’ season might not be wrapping up, after all, by virtue of forfeit win over Traip.

Mtn. Valley (2-4) at Freeport (1-5)

Saturday, 2:30 p.m.

Falcons’ coaching staff felt three wins were within reach at start of this building year. They’ll try to turn that into prophecy here.