BOYD -- A 4-0 run through Saturday's Boyd 7-on-7 football state qualifier tournament clinched a state berth for Canton.

Canton went undefeated in pool play before beating Aubrey 27-14 in the semifinals to clinch a Division II 7-on-7 state tournament spot. The D-II tournament is July 11-12 at Southwest Williamson County Regional Park in Leander.

Argyle beat Fort Worth All Saints 45-33 in the other semifinal to claim a state berth.

Canton started the day with a 35-24 victory against Palmer before topping Dallas First Baptist 32-26 in the Eagles' second pool-play contest. Canton then beat Ponder 38-6 to win Pool C and advance to the semifinals for the aforementioned matchup with Aubrey.

Canton is the seventh East Texas team to qualify for the D-II state tournament, joining Carthage, Chapel Hill, Crockett, Gilmer, Jasper, and White Oak.

Division II 7-on-7 Football State Qualifier Tournament

June 21, Boyd

Pool A

  • Fort Worth All Saints 26, Boyd 14
  • Princeton 27, Krum 19
  • Princeton 34, Boyd 7
  • Fort Worth All Saints 35, Krum 14
  • Boyd 7, Krum 0
  • Fort Worth All Saints 32, Princeton 29

 

Pool B

  • Ferris 27, Argyle 20
  • Red Oak Life 35, Alvord 13
  • Ferris 18, Alvord 6
  • Argyle 51, Red Oak Life 14
  • Red Oak Life, 24 Ferris 22
  • Argyle 40, Alvord 14

 

Pool C

  • Canton 35, Palmer 24
  • Dallas First Baptist 30, Ponder 0
  • Palmer 54, Ponder 7
  • Canton 32, Dallas First Baptist 26
  • Dallas First Baptist, 28 Palmer 20
  • Canton 38, Ponder 6

 

Pool D

  • Iowa Park 28, Decatur 13
  • Aubrey 40, Bowie 15
  • Iowa Park 28, Bowie 12
  • Aubrey 33, Decatur 13
  • Aubrey 32, Iowa Park 28
  • Decatur 27, Bowie 20 (OT)

 

Semifinals

  • Canton 27, Aubrey 14
  • Argyle 45, Fort Worth All Saints 33

 

NOTE: Thanks to TheOldCoach.com for providing scores.