West Linn Lions Poised to Continue Undefeated Streak Against Central Catholic Rams in 6A State Football Championships Semifinals
The stage is set for an epic clash between two of Oregon’s finest high school football teams, the West Linn Lions and the Central Catholic Rams, as they collide in the 2023 OSAA (Oregon) 6A Football Championships Semifinals on Friday, November 17, 2023, at 12:01 am ET at Pioneer Stadium in West Linn, OR.
What it is: Oregon High School Football
Matchup: West Linn Lions vs. Central Catholic Rams
Time: Friday Nov 17, 2023, 12:01am ET
Game Type: Playoffs
Bracket: 2023 OSAA (Oregon) 6A Football Championships
Round: Semi Final Round
Locations: Pioneer Stadium – Oregon City – West Linn, OR
Live Stream: Watch here
Entering the semifinal game, the West Linn Lions boast an impressive 11-0 record, showcasing their dominance throughout the season. Their offense, averaging a staggering 46.6 points per game, is led by senior running back Killian Sombe, who has racked up an average of 55.1 rushing yards per game. Sombe’s explosiveness on the ground has been a key factor in the Lions’ success, and he will be looking to continue his hot streak against the Rams’ defense.
The Central Catholic Rams, on the other hand, are also no strangers to winning, entering the semifinal game with an 11-0 record. Their offense, averaging a remarkable 52.3 points per game, is spearheaded by junior quarterback Cru Newman, who has averaged 196.5 passing yards and 243.7 total yards per game. Newman’s ability to both pass and run has made him a dynamic threat, and he will be crucial to the Rams’ hopes of maintaining their undefeated season.
The two teams have never met before, making this matchup a true battle of the unknowns. Both teams have demonstrated their ability to score points and make plays, so the outcome of the game is sure to be close and exciting.
Fans unable to attend the game in person can catch all the action live and on-demand through the NFHS Network app, tablet, web browser (NFHSnetwork.com), or computer (NFHSnetwork.com). The game will also be available to watch live and on-demand on connected devices, including desktops, AppleTVs, fireTVs, Rokus, and GoogleTVs.
With so much at stake, this game promises to be an unforgettable clash of two highly talented teams. Whether you’re a fan of the West Linn Lions or the Central Catholic Rams, you won’t want to miss this exciting semifinal matchup.