Class 3A

Must-see state quarterfinals in every class

You can't go wrong with the match-ups everywhere this weekend, but if you had to pick, here's a great place to start.

Photo by Mark Flanagan No bad answers remain. With only eight schools left in each bracket, choosing the best game from each classification is splitting hairs. Every game has a unique storyline and a lot on the line. If I had to pick a game from each classification to attend, however, these are the games. Class 6A – Katy vs….

Upon Further Review: Allen is rolling, Navasota goes down, and LISD is still kicking

Taking a closer look at the weekend's results and what it could mean going forward.

Photo by Kelly McDuffie We’re down to eight in each bracket of the Texas high school playoffs. Let’s take one more look back before regional finals become the talk of the state. Allen is still truckin’ The thought entering the season was if Allen was going to be knocked off the Class 6A mountaintop, 2015 was the year to do…

Friday Night Five: Carthage tops Navasota, and four other noteworthy results

Another defending state champion is out of the playoffs thanks to a group of Bulldogs that knows a thing or two about titles.

Weather wreaked havoc all over the state, but plenty of games still got played, and there were some crazy results we could never have expected. Navasota goes down. Well, we all knew 4A DI Region III was brutal and filled with landmines, so it’s not like the respective runs of Carthage and Silsbee are shocking. But come on, Navasota was…

One must-see game in each 11-man classification this weekend

Our intrepid writer picks the games he'd go to if he could only pick one at each level.

Photo by Artie Guerrero The games are getting tougher to choose each week. We’ve arrived at the third round of the Texas high school state playoffs and only 16 teams remain in each bracket. Here is one game from each classification I’d attend if I was given a choice and not tied down by bosses. Class 6A – Arlington Lamar…

Friday Night Five: Shock City

We were treated to a host of stunning results in the area round slate on Friday, here are a few that stood out.

Refugio 42, Mason 7 This is far and away the craziest score of the night, and the four that will follow it seriously have nothing on it. Mason was the prohibitive favorite in this one, coming in undefeated, and mostly unchallenged this year, and following a season where the Punchers reached the state championship game and beat Refugio along the…