The Heritage Conference battle for second place highlights the Friday night high school football action.

The twice-beatens all are looking for some edge in the standings. Homer-Center (5-2) visits Blairsville, Marion Center (5-2) plays host to Penns Manor and Saltsburg (5-2) travels to West Shamokin, while the unbeaten leader, Ligonier Valley (7-0) heads to Northern Cambria.

Gazette sports writer Carly Krouse has the keys to the matchups in a video preview of the Friday night action.

Fans can follow it all in real time, with the splash plays and scores filed by the Gazette sports team on End Zone Extra on The Indiana Gazette Online. Stay with the page for the complete roundup and detailed game reports Saturday, online and in The Indiana Gazette.