This is it. The regular season draws to a close when the sun sets on Saturday. Some teams will move on, most will not. Many players look forward to next season, others say goodbye as their collegiate careers end. So many games take center stage as it's not just whether a team wins or loses, but how the other teams do that affect the Regional Rankings.
Below I have included the current Regional Rankings as well as a few games in the region that have playoff implications for MEC teams.
Updated 11-11-2016 at 07:56 PM by Raymond Franze
It's the week to wrap things up. The election cycle wrapped up for a couple of years, I wrapped up a major inspection at work this week, and now we reach the conclusion of the regular season. The MEC owns the Thursday night spotlight with two very intriguing games. At Charleston, Cinderella measures her feet as UVA-Wise finalizes its new benchmark. At Fairmont, the Falcons fight to stay in the playoffs. Win, and they're in.
It's Thursday night, and it's almost time for MEC football!
Notre Dame College @ Fairmont State University
The Ultimate Battle of the Falcons
Duvall-Rosier Field – Fairmont, WV
2016 Records: Notre Dame 7-1; Fairmont State 8-0
2015 Records: Notre Dame 5-6; Fairmont State 6-4
2015: Fairmont State, 33-24
2014: Notre Dame, 42-35
2013: Did Not Play
On one sideline you have the Fairmont State Fighting Falcons. On the other sideline you have
The mid-point of the season came and went. We find ourselves analyzing the remaining schedules and fantasizing about the various "what-if" scenarios. Fairmont State and Shepherd are both undefeated and looking forward to post-season play. It's possible a 1-loss Notre Dame College gives Fairmont State its first loss, and jumping over Fairmont State with the head-to-head advantage. It's possible the Fairmont State @ Shepherd game in the second-to-last week decides the conference champion and chance