Texas High Offense Erupts in Dominating 56-13 Win Over Pine Tree
LONGVIEW -- Seven different Texas High players scored touchdowns and the Tigers ended their regular season with a 56-13 rout of Pine Tree on Friday night.
Texas High (7-3, 5-1 in District 16-5A) moves on to the bi-district round of the playoffs, where it will face Highland Park on Saturday at the Ford Center in Frisco. Pine Tree (3-7, 3-3) faces North Forney at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Bruce Field in Athens.
Trakeci Cooper rushed for 77 yards and two touchdowns on 13 carries for Texas High, while six other players all reached paydirt. Tigers quarterback Riley Russell completed 13 of 26 passes for 189 yards and three touchdowns.
TCU commit Tevailance Hunt led Texas High receivers with seven catches for 80 yards and a touchdown, while Kendall Reid and Colby Webster also caught touchdown passes.
Chris Sutton, Collius Zachery and Braylon Chatman also scored on the ground in the Tigers' win.
Sylvandan Stewart led Pine Tree with five carries for 69 yards and a 48-yard touchdown, while Keshon Williams scored the Pirates other touchdown in the loss.