High School Football

Local tussle highlights this week's football slate

High school football returns to Wanner Stadium, in Williamsburg, 7p.m. Friday when Lafayette and Warhill square off.

Lafayette (1-0) opened its regular season last Thursday with a 41-0 win at Huguenot, while Warhill had a week off following a 24-0 defeat Aug. 27 at Churchland.

Last fall, Warhill stayed close for less than a half before Lafayette built a 34-0 halftime lead and ultimately won 48-0.

The Lions are employing the wishbone offense this season, and running back Collin Bright is among the fans of the system. The senior ran for 116 yards with two touchdowns in the season opener.

"I think it's a really good switch," said Bright, last week....