For much of the first half, No. 22 Berwick and No.
Northwest High School
Berwick High School's Hunter Landry attempts to haul in a catch during regular-season action against Erath. Berwick, Class 3A's No. 22 seed, will travel Friday to face No. 11 seed Northwest in Opelousas at 7 p.m. Earlier this season, Northwest rallied for a 34-31 victory against Berwick. (The Daily Review/Mico Aloisio)
Berwick must travel to Northwest for the opening of the Class 3A playoffs Friday.
Being in playoff mode, however, is nothing new for the Panthers.
Berwick High School's Donte Short is congratulated by Hayden Seneca after recovering a fumble during Friday's contest at Northwest. Berwick fell late in its upset bid of Class 3A's No. 9 team as Northwest won the contest 34-31. Berwick will return to action Friday at South Terrebonne. (The Daily Review/Bill Decker)
Ninth-ranked Northwest High School rallied with two fourth-quarter touchdowns to avoid an upset-bid by Berwick High School in Prairie Ronde Friday in Class 3A action.
Berwick looks to take its big-play offense on the road Friday at Northwest.
Berwick High School quarterback Mitchell Sanford, top, and Josh Carver, above, played an integral role in the Panthers' 52-34 upset victory against Class 3A's ninth-ranked squad, Northwest High School, Friday in Berwick. Sanford accounted for 600 yards, completing 23 of 42 passes for 557 yards passing and seven touchdowns with one interception. He also rushed for 43 yards. Carver caught 11 passes for 306 yards and four scores. (The Daily Review/Photos by Geoff Stoute)
Behind more than 600 yards of total offense, including 557 passing from quarterback Mitchell Sanford, Berwick High School upset Northwest High School, 52-34 in a wild contest in Berwick Friday.