|The Jackrabbits defense make a stop against Star City. (Photo by Scott Ward, KOESPORTS.com)|
The Lonoke Jackrabbits will face a familiar opponent when they play the Beebe Badgers on Friday night at Beebe's Bro Erwin Stadium.
The Badgers and Jackrabbits have been rivals for many years, having played against each other in the second week of the season for a while now. A year ago, Lonoke beat Beebe 41-14 at James B. Abraham Stadium.
Lonoke, ranked 10th in Class 4A by Hooten's Arkansas Football, is coming off a 31-18 loss to Star City in the season opener last week. Beebe, ranked ninth in Class 5A, is coming off a 48-29 loss to Greenbrier on Sept. 2 at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock.
Lonoke is a 4-point favorite over Beebe, according to Hooten's Arkansas Football.
Kickoff is set for 7 p.m.