PARKERSBURG - The rosters for the 18th annual BACF Ohio vs. West Virginia Football Classic at 7 p.m. Friday, June 10 at Stadium Field in Parkersburg have been announced with five players each from Fort Frye, Waterford and Warren leading the Ohio contingent while six Ravenswood and St. Marys gridders and five from Wirt County top the West Virginia squad.
Head coaches for the game which raises funds for research into the development of a potential cure for cystic fibrosis are Don Reeves from Parkersburg High for West Virginia, which holds an 11-6 lead in the series, and Waterford's Chad Ross for Ohio.
Both BACF head coaches will use their high-school staffs as the assistant coaches for the game.
West Virginia prevailed last year at Warren by a 31-6 score after Ohio pitched a 24-0 shutout at Stadium Field in 2009.
Ohio has 39 high-school seniors on its roster, split between 13 schools, while the West Virginia roster numbers 35 from 11 schools.
Tickets for the BACF game will soon be available at all area Burger King restaurants for $5 each as well as at the gates on June 10 for the same price.
2011 BACF Ohio vs. West Virginia
Football Classic Rosters
7 p.m. Friday, June 10 at Stadium Field, Parkersburg
(W.Va leads series 11-6)
Head coach: Chad Ross (Waterford)
Assistant coaches: Tom Tucker, Bobby Lemasters, Eric Cooper, Alan Porter, Doug Baldwin (all from Waterford)
Belpre: Erik Waderker, TB-DB
Beallsville: Logan Groves, WR/RB-DB; Jerrod Kinney, WR-DB
Shenandoah: Brandon Starr, TB-LB; Eric Matheney, WR-DB
Frontier: Jake Brunoni, RB/WR-LB; Corey Fickiesen, QB-DB; Levi Zartman, WR-DB; Dennis Buegel, OL-DL
Fort Frye: Eddie Watson, WR/QB-DB; Matthew Klinger, WR-DB; Colten Skinner, RB-LB; Josh Spindler, C-LB; Jared Garvin, G-DL/DE
Morgan: Cody Fluhart, WR-DB; Ted Vynalek, QB-DB
Waterford: Chad Offenberger, WR-DB; Colton Brown, WR/TE-DE; Levi Porter, FB-LB; Joe Mills, OT-DL; Billy Crock, WR-DB
Caldwell: Dylan Sayre, QB-DB; Pat Pickenpaugh, FB-LB; Michael Smith, OL-DL; Cody Morris, TE-LB
Eastern: Tyler Hendrix, RB-LB; Kyle Connery, WR-LB/DB
Meigs: Heath Dettwiller, TE/FB-LB/DL; Colton Stewart, TE-DE
Marietta: Conner Hess, OT-DL; Tim McCauley, G-LB
Warren: Brian Hendrix, G-DL; Travis Coy, G-DL; Justyn Rohr, G-DE; Nathan Greathouse, OT-DL; Tim Morrison, TE-DE
Monroe Central: Brock Jones, G-NG; Alex Haney, OT-DL; Marcus Schumacher, G-LB
WEST VIRGINIA ROSTER
Head coach: Don Reeves (Parkersburg High)
Assistant coaches: Sean Smith, Kevin Welsh, Matt Kimes, Jason Woodyard, Murray Mace (all from PHS)
Ravenswood: John Scritchfield, K; Lance Casto, RB-DB; Bobby Rymer, SE-DB; Cole Starcher, QB-DB; Mark Davis, OL-LB; Chad Small, OL-DL
Williamstown: Hunter Barton, WR-DB; Matt Hendrickson, FB-DE; Tom Collins, OL-DL
Calhoun County: Tyler Bennett, QB-DB
Parkersburg Catholic: David Garvin, SE-DB; Phil Hughes, TE-DE
Wirt County: Dylan Wager, SE-DB; Alex Trembly, SE-DB; Cody Hardbarger, RB-LB; James Evans, TE-DE; Ryan Litton, OL-DE
Magnolia: Brendan Kacor, WR-DB
Tyler Consolidated: Jordan Smith, QB-DB; Cory Lowe, SE-LB; Isaac Graham, RB-LB
St. Marys: Jordan Mixer, SE-DB; Dylan Brizendine, RB-DB; Logan Bowie, FB-LB; C.D. Cox, FB-DE; Wesley Bills, OL-DE; Nick Casto, OL-DL
Ripley: Correy Goff, WR-DB; Storm Matheny, TE-DE
Parkersburg South: Jeff Kidder, RB-DB; Kyle Cross, OT-DT; Beau Bertus, TE-LB
Ritchie County: Colby Vanoy, SE-DB; Jared Shipe, OL-DL; Steven Robinson, OL-DL