Aledo (12-1) vs Crosby (12-3), 1 p.m. Friday at Arlington's AT&T Stadium
Top Prospect: 2021 WR JoJo Earle (Aledo #1)
The Alabama signee is rated as DCTF four-star checking in as the No. 13 player in the DCTF Hot 100 and the No. 2 WR in the state. Earle has the speed and quickness of an elite prospect. He is lightning in a bottle.
Top Underclassman: 2022 S BJ Allen (Aledo #7)
The DCTF four-star has already made a verbal commitment to LSU. Allen is a safety who possesses the perfect blend of coverage and hitting abilities.
Name to Know: 2022 OL Demetrius Strahan (Crosby #75)
You do not advance to the state title game without good play upfront and Strahan is a prospect to get familiar with. The cousin of Michael Strahan is powerful at the point of attack.
Denton Ryan (14-0) vs Cedar Park (14-0), 7 p.m. Friday at Arlington's AT&T Stadium
Top Prospect: 2021 DE Ja'Tavion Sanders (Denton Ryan #1)
The Texas signee is rated as DCTF five-star checking in as the No. 3 player in the DCTF Hot 100 and the No. 1 DE in the state. Additionally, Sanders is a dominant force on the offensive side of the ball at wide receiver.
Top Underclassman: 2022 DT Bear Alexander (Denton Ryan #96)
The 6-foot-2, 325-pound is a monster in the middle of the defense and he has offers from many of the nation's elite schools like Alabama, Florida, Oklahoma, Texas and Texas A&M.
Name to Know: 2021 OL Luke Williams (Cedar Park #58)
The 6-foot-5, 290-pounder will stick out on your television screen because of his size and demeanor. He plays with a nasty streak. Williams has offers from a myriad of in-state FCS programs and FBS offers from Nevada, New Mexico and New Mexico State.
Cedar Hill (12-1) vs Katy (13-1), 1 p.m. Saturday at Arlington's AT&T Stadium
Top Prospect: 2021 QB Kaidon Salter (Cedar Hill #7)
The Tennessee signee is rated as DCTF four-star checking in as the No. 22 player in the DCTF Hot 100 and the No. 4 QB in the state. Salter has grown in confidence and the Cedar Hill offense has flourished as a result. He is extremely accurate.
Top Underclassman: CB Bobby Taylor Jr. (Katy #3)
The four-star defensive back has the size of a safety and the skills of a cornerback. He has offers from all over the country but SEC schools like Alabama and Texas A&M stand out.
Name to Know: Katy 2022 WR Nicholas Anderson (Katy #4)
The brother of former Oklahoma RB Rodney Anderson has helped give the Katy offense a downfield threat that changes its nature. The 6-foot-4 WR has early offers from Houston, TCU, Texas, Arizona State, Arkansas, Miami (FL), Notre Dame and more.
Southlake Carroll (12-1) vs Austin Westlake (13-0), 7 p.m. Saturday at Arlington's AT&T Stadium
Top Prospect: 2022 QB Quinn Ewers (Southlake Carroll #3)
The Ohio State commit is rated as DCTF five-star checking in as the No. 1 player in the DCTF Hot 100 (2022) and the No. 1 QB in the state. Ewers has drawn comparisons to a young version Trevor Lawrence and he has the skills to develop into a top NFL Draft pick.
Top Upperclassman: 2021 LB Nick Morris (Austin Westlake #13)
The transfer from Connecticut has helped change the Westlake defense into one of the most dominant units in the state. Morris is a ferocious hitter with sideline to sideline skills. The three-star prospect signed with Duke.
Name to Know: 2023 WR Jaden Greathouse (Austin Westlake #9)
Greathouse was the first freshman to ever start for Todd Dodge at Austin Westlake, and he has blossomed into one of the state's top offensive threats. 2022 four-star QB Cade Klubnik will look to get him involved early. Greathouse has offers from Arkansas, Baylor, Oklahoma and Texas.
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