Danville Blue Devils Poised to Upend Undefeated Dalton Bulldogs in Division VII, Region 25 Football Championships
The stage is set for an epic clash between two of Ohio’s finest high school football teams, the Dalton Bulldogs and the Danville Blue Devils, as they collide in the Division VII, Region 25 Football Championships on Friday, November 17, 2023, at 7 pm ET at Crater Stadium.
What it is: Ohio High School Football
Matchup: Dalton Bulldogs vs. Danville Blue Devils
Time: Friday Nov 17, 2023, 7pm ET
Game Type: Playoffs
Bracket: 2023 Ohio (OHSAA) Division VII Region 25 Football Championships
Round: Championship Round
Locations: Crater Stadium
Live Stream: Watch here
Entering the championship game, the Danville Blue Devils boast an impressive 13-0 record, showcasing their dominance throughout the season. Their offense, averaging a staggering 45.5 points per game, is led by senior running back Cole Delaughder, who has racked up an average of 128.9 rushing yards per game. Delaughder’s explosiveness on the ground has been a key factor in the Blue Devils’ success, and he will be looking to continue his hot streak against the Bulldogs’ defense.
The Dalton Bulldogs, on the other hand, are also no strangers to winning, entering the championship game with an 11-1 record. Their lone loss came in the season opener against state powerhouse Kirtland, but the Bulldogs have since reeled off 12 consecutive victories, demonstrating their resilience and determination. Their offense, averaging 42.8 points per game, is spearheaded by junior quarterback Walker Weckesser, who has averaged 20.9 passing yards and 104.0 total yards per game. Weckesser’s ability to both pass and run has made him a dynamic threat, and he will be crucial to the Bulldogs’ 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 SDaltonphone, NFHS Network app, or web browser (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 Danville Blue Devils or the Dalton Bulldogs, you won’t want to miss this exciting championship matchup.