Vic vs. Odom Pick’em: Playoffs Second Round
Well, Michael Odom’s lead over Victor Parkins is now down to one game. Parkins correctly picked Obion County beating Melrose, which Odom did not.
Parkins went 13-2, while Odom went 12-3. Both missed Hardin County beating Creek Wood and Booker T. Washington beating Halls.
Overall, Odom is now 146-28 (.839 winning percentage), while Parkins is 145-29 (.833).
RANKINGS: All 12 of the ranked teams won in the first round
NEW DISTRICTS: TSSAA releases districts, regions for 2023-24 year
So here is what is happening in the second round of the playoffs in Gibson County and across West Tennessee:
Obion County (6-5) at Milan (8-3)
With Obion County upsetting Melrose, Milan now gets to host a second round playoff game against a team the Bulldogs beat 28-6 on the road.
Vic’s Pick: Milan 29, Obion County 28
Odom’s Pick: Milan 24, Obion County 21
South Gibson (7-4) at Haywood (11-0)
For the second year in a row, the Hornets are forced to travel to Brownsville to keep its playoff hopes alive, but this year is a week earlier in the second round.
Vic’s Pick: Haywood 31, South Gibson 21
Odom’s Pick: Haywood 35, South Gibson 14
Booker T. Washington (5-4) at Peabody (9-2)
Whether Sam Driggers is ready to go or not, the Golden Tide will be favored for a return trip to the quarterfinals as Jerry Donald is a capable replacement.
Vic’s Pick: Peabody 45, BTW 12
Odom’s Pick: Peabody 32, BTW 6
Best of the Rest
Hardin County at Pearl Cohn
Vic’s Pick: Pearl Cohn
Odom’s Pick: Pearl Cohn
Marshall County at Lexington
Vic’s Pick: Marshall County
Odom’s Pick: Marshall County
Adamsville at Lewis County
Vic’s Pick: Lewis County
Odom’s Pick: Lewis County
Riverside at Mt. Pleasant
Vic’s Pick: Mt. Pleasant
Odom’s Pick: Riverside
Union City at Westview
Vic’s Pick: Westview
Odom’s Pick: Union City
Huntingdon at Fairley
Vic’s Pick: Fairley
Odom’s Pick: Huntingdon
Dresden at Fayetteville
Vic’s Pick: Fayetteville
Odom’s Pick: Fayetteville
Moore County at McKenzie
Vic’s Pick: McKenzie
Odom’s Pick: McKenzie
Lake County at MASE
Vic’s Pick: MASE
Odom’s Pick: MASE
MTCS at Jackson Christian
Vic’s Pick: MTCS
Odom’s Pick: Jackson Chr.
Lakeway Christian at USJ
Vic’s Pick: USJ
Odom’s Pick: USJ
TCA at Nashville Christian
Vic’s Pick: Nashville Christian
Odom’s Pick: Nashville Christian