Aggie Commits Playoffs Week 1 Highlights

It's was the first week of high school playoffs and 23 of Texas A&M's 28 2012 and 2013 football commitments werestill in action, with 18 of them in games this past weekend. Aggie Websider's Tony Hooten looks at the the weekend highlights of Aggie commit Darion Monroe (left) and other Texas A&M 2012 and 2013 football commitments.

2012 Texas A&M Commits

RB Trey Williams rushed for 322 yards and 2 TDs (39, 80 yards) to lead Spring Dekaney to a 27-21 first round playoff win over Woodlands College Park at Woodforest Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Trey scored the 80-yard TD in the fourth quarter to put Dekaney ahead 27-7, then College Park scored twice to make the game look closer than it really was. Trey and Dekaney (9-2) play Pflugerville at Waller on Saturday at 2 pm in the second round of the Texas UIL Class 5A playoffs.

ATH Troy Green rushed for 71 yards on 8 carries in Brenham's 35-3 first round playoff win over Humble Kingwood Park on Friday night. Troy and Brenham (11-0) play Beaumont Ozen (6-5) at Thorne Stadium on Saturday at 1 pm in the second round of the Texas UIL Class 4A playoffs.

ATH Bralon Addison completed 10 of 13 passes for for 118 yards and 1 TD and rushed for 134 yards and 3 TDs (30, 1, 9 yards) on 13 carries to lead Fort Bend Hightower to a 47-21 first round playoff win over Clear Brook at The Rig on Saturday afternoon. Bralon and Fort Bend Hightower (9-2) play Galena Park North Shore (8-3) at Deer Park on Friday at 7 pm in the second round of the Texas UIL Class 5A playoffs.

OL Mike Matthews and Fort Bend Elkins (8-3) had 240 total yards (175, rushing, 65 passing) in their 41-0 first round playoff loss to Pearland at Alvin Memorial Stadium on Friday night.

OL Michael Wilson and Aledo had 671 total yards (254 rushing, 417 passing) in their 59-10 first round playoff win over Fort Worth Dunbar on Thurday night. 2012 QB Matthew Bishop completed 21 of 23 passes for 373 yards and 3 TDs and 2012 RB Johnathan Gray rushed for 193 yards and 3 TDs to lead Aledo. Wilson and Aledo (9-2) play Masfield Summit (10-1) at Burleson on Friday at 7:30 pm in the second round of the Texas UIL Class 4A playoffs.

OL Kimo Tipoti and Hurst Bell (6-5) had 192 total yards (77 rushing, 115 passing) in their 13-10 first round playoff loss to Cedar Hill at Bedford's Pennington Field on Friday night.

OL Adrian Bellard, and Brenham had 344 total yards (232 rushing, 112 passing) in their 35-3 first round playoff win over Humble Kingwood Park on Friday night. Adrian and Brenham (11-0) play Beaumont Ozen (6-5) at Thorne Stadium on Saturday at 1 pm in the second round of the Texas UIL Class 4A playoffs.

OL Germain Ifedi and Houston Westside had 238 total yards (228 rushing, 10 passing) in their 33-13 first round playoff loss to Houston Memorial at Tully Stadium on Friday night.

DE Alonzo Williams forced a fumble on a sack as Long Beach Poly (CA) (9-1) beat Cabrillo (CA) 43-6 on Thursday night.

ATH Darion Monroe completed 20 of 29 passes for 267 yards and 2 TDs and rushed for another TD while also playing much of the game at cornerback to lead East St. John to a 35-3 first round playoff win over DE Julien Obioha and New Orleans (LA) Brother Martin (7-4) on Saturday afternoon. East St. John spoke very highly of Darion Monroe after the game, saying "We feel like he's the best quarterback in the state. We also know that he's the best cornerback in the state. We've got a special player who only comes around once in a long while.'' Darion and East St. John (8-3) play at Jesuit (LA) (11-0) on Friday at 7 pm in the second round of the Louisiana Class 5A playoffs.

LB/DE Michael Richardson and DeSoto held A&M Consolidated to 305 total yards (210 rushing, 95 passing) and forced 4 turnovers to earn a 54-10 first round playoff win. Michael and DeSoto (10-1) play Dallas Skyline (11-0) at Irving Schools Stadium on Saturday at 5 pm in the second round of the Texas UIL Class 5A playoffs..

LB Jordan Richmond rushed of 28 yards and 1 TD while he and Denton Ryan held Amarillo Caprock to 228 total yards (7 rushing, 221 passing) to earn a 43-21 win at Wichita Falls' Memorial Stadium on Friday night. Jordan and Denton Ryan (11-0) play El Paso Andress at Midland's Grande Commuications Stadium on saturday at Noon in the second round of the Texas UIL Class 4A playoffs.

S Corey Thompson, and Fort Bend Elkins (8-3) gave up 411 total yards (376 rushing, 35 passing) in their 41-0 in their 41-0 first round playoff loss to Pearland at Alvin Memorial Stadium on Friday night.

DB Kenneth Marshall and South Houston (3-8) gave up 587 total yards (423 rushing, 164 passing) in their 56-28 first round playoff loss to Port Arthur Memorial at Galena Park ISD Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

DB Colin Blake and San Antonio Brandeis held Corpus Christi King to 248 total yards (228 rushing, 20 passing) in earning a 34-7 first round playoff win on Friday night. Colin and San Antonio Brandeis (10-1) play Cibolo Steele () at Heroes Stadium on Friday at 7:30 pm in the second round of the Texas UIL Class 5A playoffs.

CB Otis Jacobs and Mississippi Gulf Coast (9-2) lost to East Mississippi for the second time this season, this time falling 42-17 in in the MACJC championship game on Saturday afternoon, a game in which Gulf Coast gave up 334 yards and 4 TDs passing.

RB Marion Grice, DT Logan David, LB Eddie Porter, and Blinn JC (9-1) are idle, waiting to see who they will play in a bowl after last week's overtime loss to Tyler JC in a first round SWJC playoff game.

WR Trent Momon and Hempstead had a bye this week. Trent and Hempstead (10-0) play George West (7-4) at El Campo on Friday at 7:30 pm in the second round iof the Texas UIL Class 2A playoffs.

2013 Texas A&M Commits

QB Kohl Stewart completed 15 of 27 passes for 243 yards and 2 TDs and rushed for 34 yards and 2 TDs to lead Houston St Pius to a 48-33 TAPS playoff win over San Antonio Antonian on Saturday afternoon. Kohl and Houston St. Pius (5-6) play Fort Worth Nolan (10-1) at China Springs on Saturday at 1 pm in the second round of the Texas TAPPS playoffs.

DE Christian Lecouture and A&M Consolidated (5-6) gave up 468 total yards (149 rushing, 319 passing) in their 54-10 first round playoff loss to DeSoto on Friday night.

ATH Ty Slanina and East Bernard had a bye this week. Ty and East Bernard (9-1) play San Saba (7-4) at Bastrop on Friday at 7:30 pm in the second round iof the Texas UIL Class 2A playoffs.

 


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