Football preview: Pinecrest Academy at Mt. Paran Christian Paladins face big test at No. 4 Eagles Matthew Walters (45) and Pinecrest Academy's defense face a big test against No. 4-ranked Mt. Paran Christian on Friday in a Region 6-A cross-over game. - photo by Bill Brown Before the season, Winter picked the Paladins’ two region crossover opponents out of a hat and drew Trion and Mt. Paran—the two best teams in Region 6-A, Div. A.