Pleasant Grove Hawks (0-2)
vs.
No. 4 Tatum Eagles (2-0)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Eagle Stadium, Tatum

Coaches
Pleasant Grove: Kevin Davis
Tatum: Andy Evans

Last week
Pleasant Grove: lost to New Boston, 33-0
Tatum: def. Winnsboro, 22-14

Next week
Pleasant Grove: at Commerce
Tatum: idle

Playmakers
Pleasant Grove

  • RB Quentin Miller (13 carries, 79 yards; 119 KO return yards)
  • RB Kishon Daniels (5 carries, 77 yards, 1 TD)
  • DB Riley O’Dell (23 tackles)
  • LB Andrew Pierce (18 tackles)

Tatum

  • QB Darian Brooks, Sr., 6-2, 200
  • LB Kiano Lucas, Sr., 6-0, 210
  • RB Shaq Johnson, Sr., 5-5, 155
  • OG/DT Darius Whiting, Sr., 6-0, 265
  • OT/DT Tristan Durden, Sr., 6-4, 292
  • WR/LB Kyshaun Smith, Soph., 6-0, 190

Did you know? Tatum trailed at halftime 14-0 last week against Winnsboro. Through two games, the Pleasant Grove defense has yet to force a punt.

NO. 3 Newton Eagles (2-0)
vs.
Orangefield Bobcats (0-2)

7:30 p.m. Friday
F.L. McClain Stadium, Orangefield

Coaches
Newton: W.T. Johnston
Orangefield: Josh Smalley

Last week
Newton: def. Liberty, 64-6
Orangefield: lost to Jasper, 55-7

Next week
Newton: Idle
Orangefield: vs. Beaumont Kelly

Playmakers
Newton

  • QB/DB D.J. Dean, Sr., 5-11, 180 (6 of 10, 169 yards, 2 TD; committed to Utah)
  • RB Kevin Shorter, Jr., 6-1, 185 (19 carries, 234 yards, 4 TDs)
  • RB Brandon Johnson, Jr., 5-11, 173 (22carries, 163 yards, 2 TDs)
  • RB Troy Peagus (11 carries, 82 yards, 2 TDs)
  • LB Corey Jenkins, Sr.

Orangefield

  • RB Carl Wiley (30 carries, 153 yards, 2 TDs)
  • RB Dustin Verrett (13 carries, 151 yards, 2 TD)
  • QB Eric Truncale (3 of 10, 32 yards; 30 carries, 115 yards)

Did you know? Newton’s high-powered offense averages 310 yards on the ground. Orangefield’s defense yields 226 yards a game on the ground.

Alba-Golden Panthers (1-1)
vs.
Harleton Wildcats (1-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Wildcat Stadium, Harleton

Coaches
Alba-Golden: Gary Schultz
Harleton: Jackie Lloyd

Last week
Alba-Golden: lost to Frost, 29-16
Harleton: lost to New Diana, 17-15

Next week
Alba-Golden: vs. Celeste
Harleton: at Sabine

Playmakers
Alba-Golden

  • DB Kyle Miller
  • RB Thomas Weissert (37 carries, 238 yards, 1 TD)
  • FB Will Ayers (26 carries, 212 yards, 4 TDs)
  • LB Gavin Morrow

Harleton

  • WR Brooks Lloyd, Sr., 5-9, 165
  • OL Thomas Reynolds, Sr., 5-11, 230
  • LB Louis Wilson, Sr., 5-8, 185
  • LB Casey Hilliard, Jr., 5-9, 170

Did you know? These are two top 20 defenses in East Texas. Harleton gives up just 11.5 points per game, while Alba-Golden is giving up 16.

 

Woodville Eagles (1-1)
vs.
Corrigan-Camden Bulldogs (0-2)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Bulldog Stadium, Corrigan

Coaches
Woodville: Steve Fentress
Corrigan-Camden: Seven Armstrong

Last week
Woodville: def. Shepherd, 30-22
Corrigan-Camden: lost to Diboll, 26-14

Next week
Woodville: Idle
Corrigan-Camden: Idle

Playmakers
Woodville

  • RB Dominique Lockhart (33 carries, 245 yards, 1 TD; 6 catches, 103 yards, 2 TDs)
  • QB Trent Daniels (10 of 22, 125 yards, 2 TD)
  • LB Marcus Harrison
  • DL Felix Johnson

Corrigan-Camden

  • RB Carlos Inguanzo, 5-9, 225
  • RB Keegan Mitchell, Soph., 5-6, 155
  • LB Chris Taylor
  • OL Tim Burley

Did you know? Corrigan-Camden is currently sixth in 2A Division II for wins in the past 15 seasons. The Bulldogs have 221 of them.

Crockett Bulldogs (0-2)
vs.
Addison Trinity Christian Trojans (2-0)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Tom Landry Stadium, Addison

Coaches
Crockett: Joe Kettler
Trinity Christian: Steve Hayes

Last week
Crockett: lost to Rusk, 35-13
Trinity Christian: def. Brownsboro, 56-26

Next week
Crockett: at Madisonville
Trinity Christian: vs. Frisco Wakeland

Playmakers
Crockett

  • WR Michael McKnight, Sr., 5-10, 170
  • WR Darrius Barber, Jr., 6-2, 175
  • LB Devin Chambers, Sr., 6-0, 190
  • ATH A.J. Phillips, Soph., 5-6, 160
  • OL Thomas Hickman, Jr., 6-3, 320

Trinity Christian

  • QB Daniel Davidson, Jr. (43 of 61, 744 yards, 10 TDs, 4 INTs)
  • RB Tanner Snow, Sr. (16 carries, 121 yards, 4 TDs)
  • WR Nick Plumlee, Sr. (13 catches, 224 yards, 3 TDs)
  • WR Brock Thomas, Jr. (10 catches, 190 yards, 2 TDs)

Did you know? The last time Crockett started the season 0-3 was in 2009. The Bulldogs finished 1-9 that year.

NO. 8 Daingerfield Tigers (1-1)
vs.
Clarksville Tigers (1-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
New Century Club Field, Clarksville

Coaches
Daingerfield: Aric Sardinea
Clarksville: Dewaski Davis

Last week
Daingerfield: def. Atlanta, 17-13
Clarksville: def. Lone Oak, 42-27

Next week
Daingerfield: vs. Gilmer
Clarksville: at Grapevine Faith

Playmakers
Daingerfield

  • QB/ATH Edwin Mims, Sr., 5-9, 180
  • OL/DT Jacolby Simpson, Sr., 6-0, 280
  • RB Ray Wallace, Jr., 5-10, 165
  • LB Calvin Bryant, Jr., 5-9, 160
  • WR Jonathan Barber, Sr., 6-2, 185

Clarksville

  • WR Gary Moore, Sr., 6-6, 225 (5 catches, 180 yards, 4 TDs)
  • DL Stephen McPeters (21 tackles)
  • QB Lonnie Hobbs
  • WR Gher’mayne Moore (5 catches, 146 yards, 2 TDs)
  • OL Devontray Forte

Did you know? Daingerfield is 9-5 since winning three-straight state titles from 2008-10.

Edgewood Bulldogs (2-0)
vs.
Grand Saline indians (1-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Indian Memorial Stadium, Grand Saline

Coaches
Edgewood: Ryan Simmons
Grand Saline: Mike Ludlow

Last week
Edgewood: def. Caddo Mills, 23-0
Grand Saline: def. Scurry-Rosser, 28-8

Next week
Edgewood: vs. Rains
Grand Saline: at Kerens

Playmakers
Edgewood

  • QB Jacob Sharff
  • WR/DB Kaven Deloach
  • RB/LB Daniel Sharff
  • WR/DB Jakeb Hunter

Grand Saline

  • RB/LB T.J Ollison, Sr., 5-9, 210  (36 carries, 329 yards, 4 TDs)
  • QB/FS Austen Truett, Soph., 5-11, 188
  • SS Cody Mercer, Jr., 5-11, 185
  • WR John Corrales, Sr., 5-10, 175

Did you know? Over the last five seasons Edgewood is 29-25, while Grand Saline is 14-37.

Elkhart Elks (0-2)
vs.
Centerville Tigers (2-0)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Tiger Stadium, Centerville

Coaches
Elkhart: Sam Wells
Centerville: Kyle Hardee

Last week
Elkhart: lost to Frankston 25-9
Centerville: def. Corsicana Mildred 70-22

Next week
Elkhart: at Grapeland
Centerville: Idle

Playmakers
Elkhart

  • RB Jeffrey Wilson, Jr., 6-0, 185 (41 carries, 279 yards, 3 TDs)
  • QB Cole Bridges, Sr., 5-8, 150
  • WR Jacob Cheatham, Sr., 6-0, 175
  • DL Rodrick Arceneaux, Sr., 5-11, 210

Centerville

  • RB Jamal High
  • RB Ryan Payne
  • WR Cort Harris
  • OL Kurtis Parker

Did you know? Centerville is averaging 59 points per game, while its defense is giving up 20 a game.

Frankston Indians (1-1)
vs.
Corsicana Mildred Eagles (1-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Eagle Stadium, Corsicana

Coaches
Frankston: Matt Nally
Mildred: Patrick Harvell

Last week
Frankston: def. Elkhart, 25-9
Mildred: lost to Centerville, 70-22

Next week
Frankston: vs. Alto
Mildred: idle

Playmakers
Frankston

  • QB/LB Tye Griffin, Sr., 6-3, 190
  • OL/DL Dustin House, Sr., 6-3, 255
  • RB Caleb Williams, Sr., 5-9, 185
  • DL Tre Hatton, Jr., 6-0, 235
  • DB Cory Winks, Jr., 5-8, 150

Corsicana Mildred

  • QB Nic Shimonek, Sr., 6-4, 205 (33 of 57, 384 yards, 4 TDs, 3 INTs: 18 carries, 120 yards, 2 TDs; committed to Iowa)
  • RB Draylon Sterling, Jr., 6-0, 175 (19 carries, 193 yards, 3 TDs)
  • WR Raleigh Seilheimer, Jr., 5-10, 150 (11 catches, 120 yards, 1 TD)
  • WR Mike Muncy, Jr., 6-0, 165 (6 catches, 100 yards, 1 TD)

Did you know? Corsicana Mildred averages 192 passing and 200 rushing yards a game.

Bullard Brook Hill Guard (1-0)
vs.
Garrison Bulldogs (1-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Bulldog Stadium, Garrison

Coaches
Brook Hill: Terry Pirtle
Garrison: Craig Barker

Last week
Brook Hill: idle
Garrison: lost to Tenaha, 18-6

Next week
Brook Hill: at Spring Hill
Garrison: at San Augustine

Playmakers
Brook Hill

  • OL Mason Dickey
  • QB Will Weathers
  • DB Michael Greening
  • WR Chase McDermott

Garrison

  • QB Cameron Rodriguez, Jr., 6-0, 185
  • RB Logan Clark, Jr., 5-10 180
  • LB Paul Stokes, Sr., 5-11, 160
  • DT Robert Bryant, Soph., 6-1, 250

Did you know? Brook Hill went 11-3 last season, winning the TAPPS Div. III state title.

Groveton Indians (1-1)
vs.
Hull-Daisetta Bobcats (1-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Bobcat Field, Daisetta

Coaches
Groveton: Kevin Parker
Hull-Daisetta: Josh Finney

Last week
Groveton: def. Alto, 40-20
Hull-Daisetta: lost to Kountze, 40-11

Next week
Groveton: vs. Shelbyville
Hull-Daisetta: at Lovelady

Playmakers
Groveton

  • RB J.B. Smith, Sr.
  • QB Brandon Kemper, Soph.
  • DL Weston Due, Jr.
  • DL Sean Raines, Sr.

Hull-Daisetta

  • RB Darrell Lavalais (17 carries, 147 yards)
  • RB Tyler Drake ( 29 carries, 109 yards, 2 TDs)
  • QB Austin Edmonson ( 4 of 9, 73 yards; 32 carries, 98 yards, 2 TDs)

Did you know? Hull-Daisetta head coach Josh Finny has previously coached at Teague and Maud.

Harmony Eagles (1-1)
vs.
Ore City Rebels (0-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Rebel Field, Ore City

Coaches
Harmony: Tim Russell
Ore City: Tracy Blankenship

Last week
Harmony: def. Como-Pickton 50-0
Ore City: Idle

Next week
Harmony: vs. West Rusk
Ore City: vs. White Oak

Playmakers
Harmony

  • TE Lucas Askew, Sr., 6-6, 210 (6 catches, 52 yards, 2 TDs; committed to Texas State)
  • FS Tim McCoy, Jr., 5-11, 175
  • QB/DB Alan Peralta, Jr., 5-9, 175 (11 of 14, 94 yards, 2 TD)
  • FB/LB Levi Thompson, Jr., 6-0, 225 (23 tackles)
  • RB Juan Montoya, Jr. (24 carries, 174 yards, 1 TD)
  • LB Reid Rendon, Sr. (26 tackles)

Ore City

  • RB Keynon Whetstone, Jr., 5-10, 160
  • RB Jarmarcus Boyd, Sr., 5-7, 160
  • LB Dakota Martin, Jr., 6-1, 190

Did you know? Harmony is 11-13 during coach Tim Russell's second tenure with the Eagles.

Detroit Eagles (2-0)
vs.
Hawkins Hawks (1-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Lowrance Field, Hawkins

Coaches
Detroit: Lance Connot
Hawkins: Marty Moore

Last week
Detroit: def. Simms Bowie 19-0
Hawkins: def. Cross Roads 41-7

Next week
Detroit: at Trenton
Hawkins: at Cumby

Playmakers
Detroit

  • LB Lane Manginell
  • LB Devin Ervin
  • RB Devonya Bell

Hawkins

  • TE/DE John Michael Gattis
  • WR/DB Tim McGraw
  • OL/DL Jacob Dannenburg
  • RB Chris Beall
  • DL Shane Green

Did you know? Hawkins has held its first two opponents to 14.5 points per game.

Joaquin Rams (2-0)
vs.
Hemphill Hornets (0-2)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Hornet Stadium, Hemphill

Coaches
Joaquin: Wayne Gandy
Hemphill: Ken Stanley

Last week
Joaquin: def. Shelbyville, 38-14
Hemphill: lost to West Sabine, 72-47

Next week
Joaquin: vs. Burkeville
Hemphill: at Buna

Playmakers
Joaquin

  • LB Lance Lawson, Jr., 6-2, 210 (19 tackles)
  • RB Wyatt Hairgrove, Sr., 5-10, 165 (28 carries, 287 yards, 1 TD)
  • QB/DB Will Vaughn, Sr., 6-2 205 (15 tackles)
  • RB Nick Cheatwood, Sr., 5-11, 175 (15 carries, 146 yards, 2 TDs)

Hemphill

  • QB Justin Twine, Jr., 6-0, 190
  • OL Dillion LeBlanc, Sr., 6-4, 260
  • WR Luke Byley, Sr., 5-8, 155
  • DB Rudy Weaver, Soph., 5-10, 175

Did you know? Hemphill’s defense is giving up 60 points a game, while Joaquin’s defense is averaging 10 a game.

Hughes Springs Mustangs (2-0)
vs.
Redwater Dragons (1-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Dragon Stadium, Redwater

Coaches
Hughes Springs: Chris Edwards
Redwater: Tommy Graf

Last week
Hughes Springs: def. Hooks, 55-27
Redwater: def. Quitman, 35-14

Next week
Hughes Springs: idle
Redwater: at Mineral Springs (Ark.)

Playmakers
Hughes Springs

  • C/DT Kadarrian Chism, Sr., 5-10, 220
  • RB Michael Martinez, Jr., 5-11, 190 (20 carries, 178 yards, 3 TDs against Hooks)
  • DE Cameron Brewer, Sr., 6-2, 255
  • WR/DB Zach Bassham, Sr., 5-11, 175
  • OT Kyre Lewis, Jr., 6-1, 265

Redwater

  • WR John Cleghorn
  • QB/LB Jared Bristow
  • RB Hunter Cox (91 yards rushing against Quitman)
  • DB Neo Hudson (64 yard INT return for touchdown against Quitman)

Did you know? Last week against their respective opponents, Hughes Springs and Redwater rushed for a combined 717 yards.

Jefferson Bulldogs (2-0)
vs.
Paul Pewitt Brahmas (0-2)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Brahmas Stadium, Omaha

Coaches
Jefferson: Jerry Bennett
Paul Pewitt: Reggie Kumrow

Last week
Jefferson: def. Elysian Fields, 21-20
Paul Pewitt: lost to Arp, 40-6

Next week
Jefferson: vs. Hooks
Paul Pewitt: Idle

Playmakers
Jefferson

  • RB Deion Williams, Sr., 5-8, 180 (49 carries, 392 yards, 6 TDs)
  • WR L.D. Holt, Sr., 5-8, 160
  • LB Chris Smith, Jr., 5-11, 185
  • OT Ryan Cox, Soph., 6-5, 275

Paul Pewitt

  • QB Rustin McFarland, Sr., 5-11, 165
  • DB Timmy Hill
  • TE Louis Hall
  • LB Zane Mackay

Did you know? Jefferson is off to its first 2-0 start since 2006. Paul Pewitt started 0-2 last season before winning seven straight. Jefferson won last season’s matchup, 21-7.

Malakoff Tigers (2-0)
vs.
Kerens Bobcats (1-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
A.G. Godley Field, Kerens

Coaches
Malakoff: Jamie Driskell
Kerens: Russell Anderson

Last week
Malakoff: def. Italy, 64-36
Kerens: def. Dawson, 42-0

Next week
Malakoff: vs. Palestine Westwood
Kerens: vs. Grand Saline

Playmakers
Malakoff

  • LB Tate Taylor
  • DL Jesse Ochoa
  • WR Terrance Scott
  • OL Randy Mullins

Kerens

  • LB Michael Kline
  • DB Kevin Townsell
  • WR Brett Anderson
  • QB Nate Betts
  • DB Shelton Sayles

Did you know? Through the first two games of the season, Malakoff is averaging 42.5 points per game.

Quitman Bulldogs (0-2)
vs.
Troup Tigers (2-0)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Tiger Stadium, Troup

Coaches
Quitman: Ron Callahan
Troup: Dennis Alexander

Last week
Quitman: lost to Redwater, 35-14
Troup: def. West Rusk, 40-0

Next week
Quitman: vs. Mineola
Troup: at Arp

Playmakers
Quitman

  • QB Jesus Ramirez, Jr.
  • OL Bobby Wells, Jr.
  • TE Ethan Callahan, Sr.

Troup

  • RB Seth Gibson, Sr., 5-9, 160
  • RB/DL Michael Davis, Sr., 5-11, 195
  • RB Marcus Davis, 5-11, 180
  • OL/DL Tristen Walsworth, Jr., 6-0, 255
  • QB Blake Lynch, Soph., 6-3, 180

Did you know? The next Troup win will give head coach Dennis Alexander 325 wins for his career.

Sabine Cardinals (2-0)
vs.
Waskom Wildcats (1-0)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Wildcat Stadium, Waskom

Coaches
Sabine: Mark Comfort
Waskom: Whitney Keeling

Last week
Sabine: def. Emory Rains, 36-20
Waskom: idle

Next week
Sabine: vs. Harleton
Waskom: vs. Queen City

Playmakers
Sabine

  • FB Qwaylen Chumley (35 carries, 263 yards, 5 TDs; 2 sacks)
  • QB Collin Gray
  • OL Colton Brown
  • OL Dylan Cook

Waskom

  • QB June Bug Johnson
  • RB Kevin Johnson
  • OL Kris Monroe
  • LB Gage Meshell

Did you know? Prior to its two-game winning streak, Sabine previously lost 15 in a row.

Union Grove Lions (1-1)
vs.
Timpson Bears (2-0)

7:30 p.m. Friday
John Herbert Eakin Stadium, Timpson

Coaches
Union Grove: Roger Adams
Timpson: James Conway

Last week
Union Grove: def. Tyler All Saints, 49-21
Timpson: def. Cushing, 27-0

Next week
Union Grove: at Big Sandy
Timpson: Idle

Playmakers
Union Grove

  • RB Robert Wagner (22 carries, 172 yards, 4 TDs)
  • RB Jacob Eads, Sr., 5-10, 180 (38 carries, 253 yards, 4 TDs)
  • LB Garrett Gibson, Jr., 6-1, 200 (2 forced fumbles)
  • DL Andrew O’Donnell, Sr., 6-0 220

Timpson

  • QB Lorenzo Young, Sr., 5-11, 180
  • RB Colton McSwain, Jr., 5-10, 188
  • OL Ryan Battles, Jr., 6-1, 240
  • WR Terrance Brown

Did you know? Both head coaches are in their first season at new schools. Adams came to Union Grove from New Diana. Conway came to Timpson from Tatum.

BIG SANDY WILDCATS (2-0)
VS.
WEST RUSK RAIDERS (0-2)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Bruce Bradshaw Stadium, New London

Coaches
Big Sandy: Larry Minter
West Rusk: John Frazier

Last week
Big Sandy: def. Winona, 33-32
West Rusk: lost to Troup, 40-0

Next week
Big Sandy: vs. Union Grove
West Rusk: at Harmony

Playmakers
Big Sandy

  • WR/FS Taurus Keppard, Sr., 6-0, 190 (7 catches, 138 yards, 1 TD; 2 INTs)
  • ATH Joshua Jackson, Sr., 5-10, 170 (20 carries, 183 yards, 3 TDs)
  • LB Dillon Branson, Sr., 6-0, 195 (27 tackles)
  • LB Zay Gordon, Sr., 6-0, 205
  • QB Travis Willoughby, Jr. (258 passing yards, 1 TD, 1 INT)

West Rusk

  • QB Cayle Bickham, Sr., 5-11, 155
  • RB George Anthony, Jr.,5-11, 205
  • WR Marqualin Grant, Sr., 6-0, 145
  • DL Tristan Anthony, Sr., 6-4, 200

Did you know? West Rusk is looking for its first win in Bruce Bradshaw Stadium, which opened this year.

WINONA WILDCATS (1-1)
VS.
COMO-PICKTON EAGLES (0-2)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Ron Heflin Field, Como

Coaches
Winona: Scott Evans
Como-Pickton: Conley Bland

Last week
Winona: lost to Big Sandy, 33-32
Como-Pickton: lost to Harmony, 50-0

Next week
Winona: vs. New Diana
Como-Pickton: at Leonard

Playmakers
Winona

  • RB KeAaron Cobb, Jr., 5-10, 185
  • OL Chris Allen, Sr., 6-0, 215
  • LB Corey Campbell, Sr., 5-10, 180
  • DL Chance Nichols, Sr., 5-10, 210

Como-Pickton

  • RB Bryce Steele, Sr., 6-1, 215
  • FS Hank Tullis, Sr., 5-8, 165
  • RB Matthew Sharp, Sr., 5-10, 200

Did you know? Winona is 41-108 in the last 15 years.

TENAHA TIGERS (1-1)
VS.
ALTO YELLOW JACKETS (1-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Yellow Jacket Stadium, Alto

Coaches
Tenaha: Terry Ward
Alto: Keith Gardner

Last week
Tenaha: def. Garrison, 18-6
Alto: lost to Groveton, 40-20

Next week
Tenaha: vs. West Sabine
Alto: at Frankston

Playmakers
Tenaha

  • RB Chavis Gregory, Jr., 5-11, 205
  • QB J.R. Hill, Jr., 5-11, 165 (19 of 42, 324 yards, 4 TDs, 5 INTs)
  • LB DeAaron Roland, Sr., 6-2, 245 (16 tackles)
  • CB Keontas Davis, Jr., 6-1, 170 (9 catches, 22 yards, 2 TD)
  • DL D’andre Thomas, Soph. (5 sacks)
  • DL Brady Tovar, Jr. (3 sacks)
  • LB Tyre Barnes, Jr. (2 sacks)

Alto

  • QB Jacolby Whitaker, Jr.
  • K Nicolas Leon
  • LB Michael Taylor
  • LB Logan Smith

Did you know? Tenaha has 14 sacks through two games.

TYLER ALL SAINTS (0-2)
VS.
BECKVILLE BEARCATS (0-2)

7:30 p.m. Friday
R.C. Beauchamp Stadium, Beckville

Coaches
All Saints: Bret Atkins
Beckville: Eric Robinson

Last week
All Saints: lost to Union Grove, 49-21
Beckville: lost to Overton, 28-21

Next week
All Saints: at Tyler T.K. Gorman
Beckville: at Maud

Playmakers
Tyler All Saints

  • WR Ruben Delong
  • OL Grady Smith
  • RB Brice Borgeson
  • QB Matt Brunson

Beckville

  • WR Dalton Etheredge, Sr., 5-8, 165
  • WR Colten Allen, Sr., 6-1, 183
  • OL Jesse Sipes, Sr., 6-2, 260
  • QB Jaylon Allison, 5-10, 175

Did you know? Beckville is 19-35 over a span of five years.

CARLISLE INDIANS (1-0)
VS.
SHELBYVILLE DRAGONS (0-2)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Dragon Stadium, Shelbyville

Coaches
Carlisle: Rocky Baker
Shelbyville: Jim Bradford

Last week
Carlisle: idle
Shelbyville: lost to Joaquin, 38-14

Next week
Carlisle: vs. Wolfe City
Shelbyville: at Groveton

Playmakers
Carlisle

  • QB Gunner Baker, Sr., 6-3, 185 (12 of 16, 250 yards, 6 TDs; 13 carries, 131 yards, 1 TD)
  • WR Jared Poncho, Sr., 6-0, 170 (6 catches, 117 yards, 3 TDs)
  • LB Clay Allphin, Sr., 5-11, 195 (15 tackles)
  • LB Gustavo Martinez, Jr., 5-8, 185 (8 tackles)

Shelbyville

  • RB Dillon Brown, Sr., 5-10, 190 (47 carries, 271 yards, 1 TD; 19 tackles)
  • QB James Bradford, Sr., 5-9, 165 (20 of 37, 256 yards, 1 TD, 3 INTs)
  • WR Blake Deal, Sr., 6-3, 185 (5 catches, 60 yards, 1 TD)
  • DB Dee Osby, Soph., 5-7, 155 (16 tackles)

Did you know? In the Zero Week game against Union Hill (Carlisle won 63-0), six different players scored touchdowns for Carlisle.

WORTHAM BULLDOGS (1-1)
VS.
CAYUGA WILDCATS (1-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Scarborough Stadium, Cayuga

Coaches
Wortham: Shane Doege
Cayuga: Greg Jenkins

Last week
Wortham: def. Waco Texas Christian, 58-6
Cayuga: lost to Mount Enterprise, 34-24

Next week
Wortham: vs. Cross Roads
Cayuga: vs. Overton

Playmakers
Wortham

  • DL Steven Hutson
  • LB Blake Hutson
  • QB Michael Busby
  • LB Shane Sykora

Cayuga

  • RB D’onte Jackson
  • QB Chandler Rigdon
  • LB Donald Holly III
  • ATH Frankie Avillas

Did you know? Former Cayuga running back Traylon Shead has 212 yards on 22 carries at Navarro College in Corsicana.

RICE BULLDOGS (0-2)
VS.
CROSS ROADS BOBCATS (1-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Rock Tower Stadium, Cross Roads

Coaches
Rice: Jerry Baldridge
Cross Roads: Brad Wallace

Last week
Rice: lost to Eustace, 26-23
Cross Roads: lost to Hawkins, 41-7

Next week
Rice: Idle
Cross Roads: at Wortham

Playmakers
Rice

  • RB Ragan Henderson
  • OL Justin Smith
  • RB Chris Atchley

Cross Roads

  • LB Shawn Himes
  • DB Taylor Johnson
  • OL Seth McGlaun
  • DL Tye Jenkins

Did you know? Rice beat Cross Roads 12-0 the last time these two teams played in 2009.

CUSHING BEARKATS (0-2)
VS.
UNION HILL BULLDOGS (0-2)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Billy Bass Stadium, Gilmer

Coaches
Cushing: Danny Robey
Union Hill: Jerry Brakel

Last week
Cushing: lost to Timpson, 27-0
Union Hill: lost to Quinlan Boles, 66-19

Next week
Cushing: at Mount Enterprise
Union Hill: vs. Simms Bowie

Playmakers
Cushing

  • QB Brooks Robey
  • WR Brandon Robey
  • DL Colby Spencer
  • DB Cameron Burk

Union Hill

  • RB Darin Lewis
  • RB Marcus Lawton
  • ATH Datravion Duffey

Did you know? Cushing’s defense has given up 70 points this year. Union Hill’s offense has scored 19 points.

GRAPELAND SANDIES (0-2)
VS.
LOVELADY LIONS (1-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Lion Stadium, Lovelady

Coaches
Grapeland: Jerry Richards
Lovelady: Kerry Therwhanger

Last week
Grapeland: lost to Trinity, 41-16
Lovelady: lost to New Waverly, 12-6

Next week
Grapeland: vs. Elkhart
Lovelady: vs. Hull-Daiseta

Playmakers
Grapeland

  • QB Patrick Walker, Jr., 6-1, 175 (7 of 17, 125 yards, 2 TD, 2 INT; 39 carries, 151 yards, 2 TDs)
  • RB Shaun Walker, Jr., 5-10, 175 (23 carries, 107 yards, 1 TD)
  • LB Hunter Collins, Jr., 5-8, 165 (12 tackles)
  • WR Jacolby Simpson, Jr., 6-2, 180 (5 catches, 86 yards, 1 TD)

Lovelady

  • RB Justis Kelly
  • LB Dustin Rodriguez
  • OL Garrett Sweeny

Did you know? Grapeland’s junior class has scored all of the Sandies’ touchdowns this season.

MOUNT ENTERPRISE WILDCATS (2-0)
VS.
CHILTON PIRATES (0-2)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Featherston Field, Chilton

Coaches
Mount Enterprise: Scott Holzhauer
Chilton: Robert Little

Last week
Mount Enterprise: def. Cayuga, 34-24
Chilton: lost to Burton, 29-21

Next week
Mount Enterprise: vs. Cushing
Chilton: at Bosqueville

Playmakers
Mount Enterprise

  • FB Hunter Ammons, Sr., 5-10, 180
  • QB Zach Moore, Sr., 5-11, 165
  • TE Josh Leadon, Jr., 6-1, 170

Chilton

  • ATH Kyondris Landrum
  • RB Jarvis Young
  • DL Kameron Smith
  • QB Norvell Austin

Did you know? Mount Enterprise beat Chilton 37-21 in the regional finals in 2010.

COLMESNEIL BULLDOGS (1-1)
VS.
OVERTON MUSTANGS (1-1)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Chester Roy Stadium, Overton

Coaches
Colmesneil: Fancy Johnson
Overton: Josh Barton

Last week
Colmesneil: def. Burkeville, 40-25
Overton: def. Beckville, 28-21

Next week
Colmesneil: vs. Evadale
Overton: at Cayuga

Playmakers
Colmesneil

  • DL Colton Ackley
  • LB Carl Parker
  • RB Cody Walsh
  • WR Ryan Tyler

Overton

  • QB K’jheryion Luster (14 of 26, 182 yards, 2 TDs, 1 INT)
  • TB Jesse Roach (34 carries, 191 yards, 1 TD)
  • WR C.J. Long (4 catches, 44 yards, 1 TD)
  • LB Greg Moore
  • CB Jeff Phillips

Did you know? Overton head coach Josh Barton picked up his first ever win as a head coach last week.

SAN AUGUSTINE WOLVES (0-1)
VS.
DEWEYVILLE PIRATES (2-0)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Pirate Stadium, Deweyville

Coaches
San Augustine: Donald Hubbard
Deweyville: Chris Babin

Last week
San Augustine: idle
Deweyville: def. Evadale, 47-19

Next week
San Augustine: vs. Garrison
Deweyville: idle

Playmakers
San Augustine

  • ATH Ty’Aundra Taylor, Sr., 5-10, 178
  • QB Bobby Tanner, Sr., 5-11, 165
  • RB Tony Hubbard, Sr., 5-10, 180
  • WR/DB Jarvis Smith, Jr., 6-2, 175
  • OL Jake Davis, Sr., 6-3, 285

Deweyville

  • QB Cody Dupuy (2 of 3, 54 yards, 1 TD; 19 carries, 255 yards, 3 TDs)
  • RB Brendan Waldrep (15 carries, 168 yards, 2 TDs)

Did you know? San Augustine’s defense gave up 41 points in Zero Week loss against Tyler Grace. Deweyville averages 47 points per game through its first two games.

KEMP YELLOWJACKERS (0-2)
VS.
TYLER GRACE COUGARS(2-0)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Clyde-Perkins Stadium, Tyler

Coaches
Kemp: Greg Anderson
Grace: Mike Maddox

Last week
Kemp: lost to Ferris, 49-8
Grace: def. Mineola, 56-28

Next week
Kemp: vs. Mabank
Grace: idle

Playmakers
Tyler Grace

  • QB Blake White, Sr., 5-11, 165 (39 of 60, 588 yards, 4 TDs, 1 INT)
  • WR Kade Clayton, Jr., 6-1, 185 (15 catches, 227 yards; 12 carries, 67 yards; 5 total TDs)
  • WR Statler Lewis, Sr., 6-2, 160 (8 catches, 145 yards, 2 TDs)
  • DL Andrew McCarty, Sr., 6-2, 170 (20 tackles, 3 forced fumbles)

Did you know? Clayton  was named ETSN.fm's Dairy Queen Offensive Player of the Week for his efforts against Mineola. He finished with 217 all-purpose yards.

SIX-MAN

LEVERETT’S CHAPEL LIONS (2-0)
VS.
DALLAS ACADEMY GOLDEN EAGLES (2-0)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Lake Highlands High School B Field, Dallas

Coaches
Leverett’s Chapel: Matt Everett
Dallas Academy: Jeremy Civello

Last week
Leverett’s Chapel: def. Karnack, 89-43
Dallas Academy: def. Irving Faustina Academy, 71-26

Next week
Leverett’s Chapel: at Marshall Christian Academy
Dallas Academy: at Gordon

Playmakers
Leverett’s Chapel

  • Clay White, Sr., 5-5, 125 (8 of 15, 130 yards, 3 TDs, 1 INT; 7 carries, 150 yards, 4 TDs)
  • Justin Vanderwater, Sr. (7 carries, 202 yards, 5 TDs)
  • Brady George, Fr. (3 catches, 43 yards, 2 TDs)

Dallas Academy

  • Cody Perella (5 of 9, 155 yards, 5 TDs; 19 carries, 279 yards, 6 TDs)
  • Jonathan Williams (17 carries, 191 yards, 2 TDs)
  • Caleb Thomson (12 of 22, 204 yards, 3 TDs)

Did you know? Leverett’s Chapel is averaging 88 points per game. Dallas Academy is averaging  76 points a game.

FRUITVALE BOBCATS (1-1)
VS.
SAVOY CARDINALS (1-0)

7:30 p.m. Friday
Robert F. Hodge Field, Savoy

Coaches
Fruitvale: Paul Johnston
Savoy: Clay Wilson

Last week
Fruitvale: lost to Longview Trinity, 60-48
Savoy: def. Balch Springs Christian, 47-0

Next week
Fruitvale: at Coolidge
Savoy: at Gold-Burg

Playmakers
Fruitvale

  • Chance Earl
  • Connor Westbrook
  • Colton Harman
  • Wade Johnson
  • Eliseo Hernandez

Savoy

  • ATH Justin Lawrence, Sr., 5-10, 155 (4 carries, 125 yards, 3 TDs)
  • ATH Adam Musser, Jr., 5-8, 145 (3 carries, 44 yards, 1 TD)
  • RB Nolan Cooke, Fr., 5-6, 140 (2 carries, 25 yards, 1 TD)

Did you know? Savoy had just one win the previous two seasons.

 

TYLER KING’S ACADEMY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL ROYAL KNIGHTS (0-2)
VS.
LONGVIEW TRINITY SCHOOL OF TEXAS
TITANS (1-1)

2 p.m. Saturday
TST Field, Longview

Coaches
KACS: Dodie Wilson
Trinity: Thomas Emerson

Last week
KACS: lost to Wise County Home School, 50-26
Trinity: def. Fruitvale, 60-48

Next week
KACS: at Balch Springs Christian Academy
Trinity: vs. Karnack (2 p.m. Saturday)

Playmakers
Tyler King’s Academy

  • RB/LB David Eichelberger
  • TE/DE Brock Kenyon
  • TE Nick Thomason
  • QB Jonathan Boggs
  • C John Roberson

Longview Trinity

  • RB Keelan Pryor, Sr., 5-11, 205
  • QB Caelan Freeman, Soph., 6-2, 180
  • LB Kentrell Brazzell, Sr., 5-11, 200

Did you know? After being independent last season, Longview Trinity will compete in TAPPS 1A Division II District 3 this season.