NACOGDOCHES -- Arp coach Dale Irwin said earlier this week that his team would have to play a perfect game to take down Newton.
It was one of those moments every coach loves to be a part of: seeing his team win on a last-second play.
TYLER -- Another year, another time for December football for the Gilmer Buckeyes.
When things start to click at the right time, it doesn't matter what a football team's record is.
Carthage knows what it's like to be in close games this season. Coming into last week's bi-district game against Silsbee, the Bulldogs had already played in six games decided by 16 or less points, and four by 10 or less.
Whitehouse entered its final game of the regular season needing a win against rival Lindale, and the Wildcats were coming off four consecutive games that were decided by 10 or less points.
On Aug. 30, just a few days following a 24-14 win over Arp that was Tatum's first since 2014, first-year head coach Craig Barker said the victory was "affirmation that what we've been doing is working."
Corey Homer knows what it's like to make the playoffs wearing the Mount Pleasant black and gold. He did it as a player twice under Marc McDaniel during one of the Tigers' most successful periods in school history.
Anyone who is familiar with East Texas high school football knows Groveton has quite the history.
Antwain Jimmerson has won pretty much everywhere he's been involved with the game of football.