Crosby fired up the jets early and often, swamping the Indians for 36 first-half points in a 50-0 District 12-5A-II high school football rout Friday night.
Bay Area Christian (5-3, 2-1) hasn’t played a game in more than two weeks, but that didn’t stop the team’s run game from beating Schertz John Paul II (2-5, 0-1) 37-12 Friday night in BAC’s opening round of the TAPPS Division III postseason.
Three powerful swings on the ball from Sydney Alexander found the floor back-to-back-to-back times for the match-winning points in Pearland Dawson’s thrilling 25-22, 20-25, 13-25, 25-23, 18-16 comeback victory over Clear Falls at Clear Lake High School in the teams' Region III-6A quarterfinal playoff tilt Friday night.
Stings running back Semaj McCall ripped up the Indians defense with 341 yards and six touchdowns on 22 carries as Texas City kept its playoff hopes alive in a wild 60-34 win over PN-G at TCISD Stadium.
In a football game marked by heavy spats of rain showers, it was appropriate that Dickinson’s thunder and lightning running attack led the way Friday in the Gators’ 37-20 win over the Clear Falls Knights at Sam Vitanza Stadium.
The Texas City’s Stings held Hitchcock in check for three quarters, and then staved off a fourth-quarter Bulldogs rivalry to pick up a 51-37 road win Wednesday.
Clear Creek got off to a strong start in the match, but late lapses proved costly for the Wildcats as the Deer Park Lady Deer pulled out a 23-25, 26-24, 28-26, 25-16 win in the teams’ Region III-6A area round playoff at Clear Falls High School.
Texas City's 15-25, 25-23, 25-23, 25-18 win means the Lady Stings advance for the first time to the third round of the playoffs in program history.
The Friendswood Lady Mustangs handled Rosenberg Terry in their Region III-5A area round playoff match with a 25-16, 25-18, 25-20 victory Tuesday at Manvel High School.
The Clear Falls Knights shook off a sleepy start to take care of business against a tough Humble Summer Creek bunch for a 25-23, 25-12, 25-14 in their Region III-6A area round playoff match Tuesday at Pasadena High School.
The Chargers came from behind to win the first set and led wire-to-wire in the remainder of the match in their 25-20, 25-18, 25-20 Region III-6A area-round sweep of No. 21 state-ranked Kingwood at North Shore High School.
The Gators were in control for most of the game but a 3-point barrage from the Stingarees kept the game close with a 44-35 final in favor of Dickinson.
The Dickinson Gators (4-2, 3-1 in district) will look to continue to finish their final games in strong fashion, while the upstart Clear Falls Knights (4-2, 3-1) will be eying a signature win for a program on the rise.
The Knights started a big run late in the first quarter to establish a strong lead and boosted that lead with runs late in the second and third quarters en route to the win.
The Wildcats battled back from the brink of defeat to claim a 25-15, 23-25, 12-25, 25-20, 15-9 first-round playoff victory Saturday night over the Lady Oilers in the friendly confines of Carlisle Fieldhouse.
The Friendswood Mustangs twice overcame two-touchdown deficits, and out-lasted the Ball High Tors in a wild high school football slugfest Friday night at Henry Winston Stadium, winning 63-60 in overtime.
Clear Springs simmered at times against an inspired Clear Brook squad yet managed to stir up enough offense for a tougher-than-predicted 28-12 victory at Challenger Columbia Stadium on Friday night.
Clear Lake's offense offered little resistance as Dickinson held them to just 76 total yards en route to a 35-3 win that improved the Gators to 4-2 overall and 3-1 in District 24-6A.
Offensive woes and the inability to produce defensive stops felled the Brazoswood Buccaneers as they fell to the Clear Falls Knights, 42-7, in their season finale Friday at Hopper Field.