Hartselle (8-4) at Muscle Shoals (12-0)
Where: J.F. Moore Stadium
What: Class 5A quarterfinals
Last meeting: Muscle Shoals won 28-21 on Oct. 5
The skinny: With an all-star lineup, Muscle Shoals is putting together its best season in 24 years. The Trojans average 38.8 points per game while holding opponents to 7.5. … Hartselle appears to be gaining momentum at the right time. The Tigers eliminated second-ranked Fort Payne in the opening round of the playoffs, and followed that by eliminating 10th-ranked Wenonah last week in the second round. … Hartselle leads the all-time series 12-5-1.
The Daily picks: Muscle Shoals 21, Hartselle 17
Tanner (11-0) at Fultondale (10-2)
Where: Wildcats Field
What: Class 2A quarterfinals
Radio: Streaming on WKAC1080.com
Last meeting: Tanner won 24-7 last season
The skinny: Fultondale quarterback Ardarius Stewart is an Alabama commitment. Stewart accounted for seven touchdowns last week in a win against Fyffe. … Tanner’s defense has been stout, especially in the playoffs. The Rattlers have not given up a point this postseason and are holding opponents to 6.5 points per game on the season. … Tanner is averaging 50.5 points per game.
The Daily picks: Tanner 45, Fultondale 28
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