The Huddle's Picks of the Week

By Phil Bowman

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Dean Stephens' run of perfection is over in the Pick Six contest.

Stephens, the ABC News 4 anchor, had a two-week run in which he went 12-0 against The Post and Courier's Phil Bowman in their weekly high school football picks.

Last week, Stephens and Bowman went 4-2. Both incorrectly picked Stratford and Fort Dorchester to win.

This is the final week of the regular season for Class AAAA teams and the beginning of the playoffs for all other classifications.

Here are this week's picks:

Goose Creek at StratfordBowman: Gators' 36-game winning streak comes to an end. Stratford, 35-31.

Stephens: My heart tells me one thing. My head tells me another. Goose Creek, 38-28.


Fort Dorchester at Ashley RidgeBowman: Patriots finish with a victory. Fort Dorchester, 24-21.

Stephens: Fort ready for the playoffs. Patriots, 28-10.


Summerville at BlufftonBowman: Green Wave setting up well for playoffs. Summerville, 28-10.

Stephens: I like Summerville's momentum. Wave, 21-14.


Wando at SumterBowman: Noonan returns home and gets a win. Wando, 17-14.

Stephens: Warriors with a late push, Wando, 20-10.


Southside at HanahanBowman: No contest. Hanahan, 35-7.

Stephens: Who? Hawks, 41-10.


Berkeley at Myrtle BeachBowman: Berkeley pulls off the upset. Stags, 21-14.

Stephens: Berkeley gets ready for basketball. Myrtle Beach, 28-7.

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