Manatee (6-3) at Southeast (4-4)
On the air: 930 AM, 103.1 FM
Online: SETV Southeast High School Television (youtube.com), am930theanswer.com
When: 7:30 p.m.
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The scoop: It’s not a competitive rivalry anymore: Manatee has captured four of the last five meetings by a 47.5 average winning margin. ... Yet, this is still the historical rivalry for Manatee County. ... These two are playoff teams, and Manatee owns a 20-14 lead in the all-time series. Southeast is the last Manatee County team to defeat the Hurricanes. ... The Noles did it in 2006. ... Southeast is coming off a playoff-clinching victory, in which the Noles needed a second-half comeback to head back to the playoffs. ... Manatee secured its playoff life with a road victory in Lithia last week.
Prediction: Manatee 42, Southeast 14