Team of The Week
Despite a 300-mile trip to a hostile environment in San Angelo, the Eagles’ defense flexed its muscles en route to a 34-21 win over previously unbeaten San Angelo Central.
Riding its ferocious defense, the Buffaloes stymied the high-powered A&M Consolidated attack and held on late for a 28-21 victory in the regional semifinals.
After barely making the playoffs as the fourth-place team in their own district, the Indians avenged an earlier loss to district champion Monahans in a thrilling 28-21 regional semifinal win.
Fueled by a breakout performance from Jordan Moore, the Bulldogs took down Goliad, 23-21, to advance to the regional final.
Trevaul Mitchell found Day’veon Dockins for a game-winning 13-yard touchdown pass as time expired to push the Moguls to an unforgettable 40-34 win over previously unbeaten Muenster.
Sophomore Ethan Lilljedahl ran for 148 yards and three touchdowns and completed all five of his pass attempts for 67 yards and a score as the Eagles flew past Zephyr, 46-44, and into the state semifinals.