Canfield plays at Salem; Niles hosts Big Red vs. Perry

Undefeated Canfield will continue its football playoff run on Friday with a short jaunt down U.S. Route 62 to Salem’s Reilly Stadium where the Cardinals (12-0) will face Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary (9-3) with a berth in the state final four on the line.

Games sites for the 28 regional championship games across the state were announced Saturday by the Ohio High School Athletic Association.

Canfield was seeded No. 1 in Division III, Region 9 and SVSM was the No. 6 seed.

Other games of interest to area fans include Steubenville (12-0) vs. Perry (12-0) in the Division IV, Region 13 final at Bo Rein Stadium in Niles; South Range (12-0) vs. Sullivan Black River (11-1) at Canal Fulton in the Division V, Region 17 final; and Rootstown (12-0) vs. Kirtland (12-0) in the Division VI, Region 21 final at Solon.