Maryland high school football playoff central: Info, analysis, stories and more

The state’s top-rated quarterback Collin Schlee and his Oakdale Bears are odds-on favorites to capture the 2A title. First, they have to play undefeated Liberty and (most likely) Damascus, winner of three straight state titles and holder of the nation’s longest win streak (52 games). Photo by Duncan Slade.

Behold, my 2018 Maryland high school football playoff preview. This Friday and Saturday, the postseason kicks off with 32 Round 1 games, which will set the table for the region finals next week. I’ve got you covered with everything you need to know. Make sure you follow me on Twitter @k_fadd to stay up to date with the latest high school football news.

Note: This post will be updated throughout the playoffs with fresh stories, scores,Β and schedules.

Page 2 — 4A playoff schedule

Page 3 —Β  3A playoff schedule

Page 4 — 2A playoff schedule

Page 5 — 1A playoff schedule

Page 6 — State title chances for every team

Page 7 — Games to watch

Page 8 — Favorites, dark horses and teams on upset alert

Page 9 — Players to watch