Week 7 of the Texas high school football season is upon us and it's time to take a look at where TCU commits will be in action this week.
South Grand Prairie (5-2; 3-0) vs. Desoto (6-0; 2-0); Friday, October 17th, 7:30pm – Gopher-Warrior Bowl – Grand Prairie
South Grand Prairie defends their undefeated district record this Friday as they host national-powers Desoto. SGP is coming off a 24-0 win over rival Grand Prairie while Desoto defeated Mansfield 49-21. Austin played only one half against Grand Prairie last week so he is well rested.
Dallas Bryan Adams (2-4; 1-2) vs. Carrollton Creekview (4-2; 3-0); Thursday, October 16th, 7:00pm –Standridge Stadium - Carrollton
Bryan Adams lost their second district game of their season last week with a tough loss to Dallas Hillcrest. The road doesn’t get any easier this week as they travel to Carrollton to take on district leading Creekview.
Coldspring – Oakhurst (4-2; 1-0) vs. Diboll (1-5; 0-1); Friday, October 17th, 7:30pm - Diboll
Coldspring hopes to improve their district record to 2-0 with a win on the road at Diboll. Coldspring is coming off a 28-0 shutout victory over Shepherd last week. Diboll picked up their first win of the season last week with a 25-14 win over Madisonville.
Sam Houston (4-2; 1-2) vs. FW Paschal (2-4; 1-2); Friday, October 17th, 7:30pm – Farrington Field – Ft. Worth
The Texans are coming off a big 21-20 win over Arlington last week and look for that momentum to carry over in their game against Paschal on Friday. Paschal has struggled to a 2-4 record, which includes last week’s 76-10 loss to Arlington Lamar .
New Boston (5-1; 1-0) vs. Redwater (3-3; 1-0); Friday, October 17th, 7:30pm – New Boston
New Boston got their district play off to a good start last week with a 46-19 win over Mt. Vernon. This week, they host Redwater, who also boasts a 1-0 district record. Redwater is coming off a 34-11 win over Prairiland.
Yoakum (4-3; 0-1) vs. Sinton (5-2; 1-0); Friday, October 17th, 7:30pm – Sinton
Yoakum has lost two consecutive games including last week’s district opener to Cuero; 44-34. Hights had minimal production against Cuero in the loss. Sinton is coming off a 27-0 shutout victory over Jourdanton. The Pirates have allowed on one touchdown the last two games.
Spring Westfield (5-1; 3-0) vs. Klein Oak (5-1; 2-1); Friday, October 17th, 7:00pm – George Stadium - Spring
Westfield has won five consecutive games and are in the driver’s seat with a 3-0 district record. The Mustangs are coming off a nice 28-17 win over previously undefeated Klein Collins. Another tough battle awaits as a tough Klein Oak team comes to town. Oak is coming off a 24-14 win over Spring Dekaney.
Arlington Bowie (4-2; 2-1) vs. Arlington Martin (4-2; 3-0), Friday, October 17th, 7:30pm – Wilemon Field
It’s a battle for the lead in district 4-6A on Friday as Bowie takes on Martin. Bowie enters the game with a 2-1 record, which includes last week’s 35-28 win over North Crowley. Since beginning the season 0-2, Martin has reeled off four consecutive wins and sits atop the district rankings with a 3-0 record. The Warriors are coming off a 30-0 win over Weatherford last week.
Mansfield (4-3; 1-2) - BYE
Mansfield has a bye this week. They will face South Grand Prairie next week.
Round Rock (5-1; 3-0) vs. Cedar Ridge (3-3; 3-0); Friday, October 17th, 7:00pm – Dragons Stadium
The winner of this game will take the lead in the district race as both teams enter with 3-0 records. Round Rock is coming off a 36-16 win over Leander Rouse and has won five consecutive games. Cedar Ridge has won three consecutive games including last week’s 34-10 win over Pflugerville.
Arlington Bowie (4-2; 2-1) vs. Arlington Martin (4-2; 3-0); Friday, October 17th, 7:30pm –Wilemon Field
Bowie was able to get their second district win of the year in last week’s 35-28 win over North Crowley. This week, they will face their biggest test of the season against Arlington Martin. The Warriors have won four consecutive games and are in first place in district 4-6A with a 3-0 record.
FW All Saints (5-2; 5-0 SPC) vs. OKC Casady (6-1; 5-0 SPC); Friday, October 17th, 7:00pm – All Saints
The fate of the SPC North Division should be settled on Friday as two powerhouses meet at All Saints. All Saints enters the game winners of five consecutive games; all in SPC play. Casady has also won five consecutive games and also boasts an undefeated mark in SPC play.
Mesquite Horn (5-1; 3-0) vs. Richardson (0-5; 1-2); Friday, October 17th, 7:30pm – Hanby Stadium - Mesquite
Horn is coming off one of their biggest wins in school history with their 42-27 win over Highland Park. Stewart caught three touchdown passes in the win. The Jaguars sit atop the district standings with a 3-0 record. Richardson has struggled heavily this season, but showed signs of improvement last week in their 45-38 loss to Lake Highlands.
South Oak Cliff (3-3; 2-0) vs. Dallas Kimball (5-2; 3-0); Thursday, October 16th, 7:00pm – Sprague/Jones Field- Dallas
South Oak Cliff has dismantled their last three opponents, outscoring them 186-7. The road gets a little tougher on Thursday as they battle undefeated Kimball, which has outscored their last two opponents 102-2.
Ft. Worth Southwest (1-5; 1-1) vs. Ft. Worth Wyatt (2-5; 2-1); Friday, October 17th, 7:30pm – Clark Stadium – Ft. Worth
Southwest had a bye last week and hopefully that was enough rest to prepare for Wyatt and Colorado State commit Javonte Adams. Wyatt is coming off a 52-15 loss to district leading Arlington Heights.
Shepherd (3-3; 0-1) vs. Cleveland-Tarkinton (5-1; 1-0); Friday, October 17th, 7:30pm – Tarkington
Shepherd hopes to bounce back from last week’s disappointing 28-0 loss to Coldspring. They face another tough this week against 5-1 Tarkington, which defeated Huntington 41-8 last week. Tarkington has won four consecutive games.
Marble Falls(3-3; 1-2) vs. Leander (0-6; 0-3); Friday, October 17th, 7:30pm – Marble FallsMarble Falls looks to get back in the win column this week after their 62-35 loss to Georgetown last week. The Mustangs quest for postseason gets a little help on Friday with winless Leander coming to town. The Lions lost to Cedar Park last week by a score of 41-12. NOTE: Mike Freeze is no longer at Graham and is at Weatherford. He is not playing football this season.