Six Greater Cincinnati high school football teams will play for regional championships next week.
The big matchup in Division I pits defending state champion Moeller (11-1) against Colerain (12-0) Saturday at Mason High School. Moeller advanced to the third round by shutting out Elder 24-0 Saturday night while Colerain beat Pickerington Central 38-20.
See the Moeller-Elder game story and a photo gallery at http://www.wcpo.com/sports/high-school-sports/high-school-football/ohio-high-school-football-playoffs-moeller-24-elder-0
Moeller and Colerain will meet in the postseason for the seventh time since 2003. Moeller won 24-21 last season.
Wayne also moved on in Division I and plays Hilliard Davidson for a berth in the state semifinals against the Moeller-Colerain winner.
In Division V, Badin handed Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy its first loss of the season with a convincing 38-20 performance Saturday night.
Saturday's winners join Loveland, Mount Healthy and Clinton-Massie, which had Friday victories, in the third round. Winners advance to the state semifinals.
Here's the schedule for next week's games involving local teams. The OHSAA picked neutral sites:
FRIDAY, NOV. 22
(All games at 7:30 p.m.)
1 Loveland (12-0) vs. 2 Mount Healthy (11-1) at Lockland Roettger Field
2 Clinton-Massie (11-1) vs. 1 Alter (11-1) at Dayton Welcome Stadium
SATURDAY, NOV. 23
(All games at 7 p.m.)
2 Moeller (11-1) vs. 6 Colerain (12-0) at Mason HS
3 Badin (10-2) vs. 1 West Jefferson (11-1) at Clayton Northmont HS
See the complete statewide schedule at http://www.ohsaa.org/news/sports/2013-11-17FootballThirdRoundPairings.pdf
Loveland 45, Northwest 14
See the game story at http://www.wcpo.com/sports/high-school-sports/high-school-football/ohio-high-school-football-playoffs-loveland-45-northwest-14
Mount Healthy 13, Winton Woods 10
See the game story at http://www.wcpo.com/sports/high-school-sports/high-school-football/ohio-high-school-football-playoffs-mount-healthy-13-winton-woods-10
Clinton-Massie 52, McNicholas 14
See the game story at http://www.wcpo.com/sports/high-school-sports/high-school-football/ohio-high-school-football-playoffs-clinton-massie-52-mcnicholas-14
West Liberty-Salem 21, Summit Country Day 13
See the game story at http://www.wcpo.com/sports/high-school-sports/high-school-football/ohio-high-school-football-playoffs-west-liberty-salem-21-summit-country-day-13
Take a look at WCPO's high school football scoreboard at: www.wcpo.com/sports/ohio-high-school-football-scoreboard