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Texas High School Football Preview: Week 6

October 04, 2018 - 1:02 pm

Texas High School Football Preview: Week 6


Arlington beat FW Trimble Tech, 70-8

-HC Scott Peach got his 100th win last week

-averaging 51.5 ppg

-QB Jahari Rogers threw for 234 yds and 4 TD

-Colts do not face Arlington Lamar until 11/8

Paschal lost to Arlington Sam Houston, 35-22

-only win is over 0-4 Irving


Lamar beat Arlington Martin, 52-11

-has allowed a total of 19 points in last three games

-has not defeated a team with a winning record - next one on schedule is Arl. Bowie on 11/2

-WR Trevon West caught 4 TD passes last week to tie Arlington ISD record (7 rec, 135 yds)

Trimble Tech lost to Arlington, 70-8

-only win is over 0-3 5A RL Turner

-has scored a total of 22 points in last three games


Berkner lost to Duncanville, 63-0

-rivals come into this year's meeting with identical records

-Rams have scored a total of 13 points in their last three games

Lake Highlands lost to Dallas Skyline, 55-44

-first four opponents this season have a combined record of 15-2

-allowing 49.7 ppg

-QB Jakson Thomson threw for 225 yards and 3 TD last week


ALEDO (4-0, 2-0) at MIDLOTHIAN (4-1, 2-1)

Aledo beat Everman, 52-6

-Bearcats averaging 51.5 ppg, allowing 9 ppg

-will face 5-0 Burleson, 4-0 Cleburne up next

-RB Jase McClellan ran for 128 yds and 2 TD last week

Midlothian lost to 4-1 Burleson Centennial, 24-7

-hoping to avoid second straight district loss

-RB Ethan Hill ran for 83 yds last week

-5 teams will fight for four playoff spots in this tough district

CORSICANA (4-1, 3-0) at TERRELL (1-3, 1-2)

Corsicana beat North Forney, 41-39

-leads district by half-game over Sulphur Springs

-QB Blake Hoffman threw for 240 last week, ran for 190 - 3 total TD

-Ashton Anderson stopped a 2-pt conversion attempt that would have tied the game

Terrell lost to Ennis, 14-0

-QB Micah Skinner threw for 134

FORNEY (1-4, 1-2) at SULPHUR SPRINGS (3-0, 2-0)

Forney lost to Royse City, 14-9

-has lost two straight

-RB Sean Stephens ran for 109 and a TD last week

Sulphur Springs leads district by half-game over Corsicana

-faces Ennis and Corsicana next two weeks

HURST L.D. BELL (1-4, 0-1) vs. ABILENE (4-1, 1-0)

L.D. Bell lost to Euless Trinity, 40-13

-only win this season is over Irving MacArthur

-Bell's first five opponents are a combined 18-4

-QB Mason Ornelas was 12 of 17 for 81 yds and a TD last week

Abilene beat Richland, 48-41

-has won four straight

-is allowing 18.3 ppg

EULESS TRINITY (4-0, 1-0) at SAN ANGELO CENTRAL (4-1, 1-0)

Trinity beat LD Bell, 40-13

-faces 4-0 Haltom next week

-allowing 15.5 ppg

Central beat Weatherford, 26-21

-trying to win sixth straight district title

-only loss is to 5A Cedar Park

-Soph. QB Malachi Brown ran for 119 yds and 2 TD, threw 2 TD last week

HALTOM (4-0, 0-0) vs. WEATHERFORD (2-3, 0-1)

Haltom was OFF last week - this is their district opener

-averaging 55 ppg, allowing 18.3 ppg

Weatherford lost to San Angelo Central, 26-21

-allowing 29.6 ppg

-has lost 3 of last 4

-highly-regarded QB Kenneth Seals was 21 of 37 last week for 268 yds and 2 TD

RICHLAND (2-3, 0-1) is OPEN

ARLINGTON MARTIN (0-4, 0-1) vs. NORTH CROWLEY (1-3, 0-1)

Martin lost to 4-0 Arlington Lamar, 52-11

-allowing 55.7 ppg

North Crowley lost to 3-1 Arlington Bowie, 42-36

-only win is over Weatherford

-is averaging 37 ppg, allowing 45 ppg

-RB Ryan Fisher led all DFW-area rushers last week with 264 yds, 2 TD

DENTON GUYER (2-2, 1-0) at SOUTHLAKE CARROLL (4-0, 1-0)

Guyer beat 0-4 Keller Central, 34-13

-has won two straight after 0-2 start

-QB Eli Stowers threw for two TD last week, ran for one

Carroll beat 3-1 Keller, 58-37

-allowing 20.5 ppg

-RB TJ McDaniel ran for 253 yds and 5 TD last week

-allowed 489 total yards to Keller last week

KELLER (3-1, 0-1) at KELLER TIMBER CREEK (2-2, 1-0)

Keller lost to Southlake Carroll, 58-37

-allowed only 7.2 ppg through first three games (before last week)

-QB Sloan Henry was 18 of 29 for 334 yds and 4 TD

-WR Damon Smith caught 7 passes for 175 yards and 3 TD last week

Timber Creek beat 3-1 Haslet Eaton, 14-6

-had allowed 40 ppg over first three games (before last week)

=RB Blake Irving ran for 2 TD

-at Denton Guyer next week

COPPELL (3-1, 1-0) at HEBRON (3-1, 1-0)

Coppell beat Irving MacArthur, 28-21

-only loss this season is to Allen

-RB Ryan Hirt ran for 192 yards and game-winning TD last week

Hebron beat 3-1 Irving Nimitz, 40-21

-Trejan Bridges caught 2 TD passes, ran for a TD, returned punt 63 yards for TD last week

-only team in 6-6A with a losing record is Irving High

DALLAS SKYLINE (2-1, 1-0) vs. DUNCANVILLE (3-0, 1-0)

Skyline beat Lake Highlands, 55-44

-QB Velton Gardner threw for 344 yards and 4 TD, ran for 141 yards and 4 TD

-only loss is to 5A SOC

Duncanville beat Richardson Berkner, 63-0

-has outscored its opponents 145-13

-held Berkner to 39 total yards

-QB Ja'Quinden Jackson threw for 185 yards and 2 TD, ran for 73 yards and a TD - only played 1st half

GARLAND (1-4, 1-1) vs. SACHSE (2-3, 2-0)

Garland lost to Wylie, 50-7

-only win is over South Garland

-averaging 12.8 ppg

Sachse beat Garland Naaman Forest, 23-6

-has won two straight to open district play

-turned three Naaman Forest mistakes into 16 second-half points last week

MESQUITE (4-1, 1-0) at ROCKWALL-HEATH (1-4, 0-1)

Mesquite beat Mesquite Horn, 20-17

-has won four straight - only loss is to Lake Highlands

-K Iram Perez had field goals of 46 and 42 (game-winner) last week

Rockwall-Heath lost to Tyler Lee, 42-31

-QB Taven Paxton stepped in to run for 184 yds, including TDs of 55, 4 and 99 yards

-Paxton also threw a 68-yard TD pass

MESQUITE HORN (0-5, 0-1) vs. ROCKWALL (2-2, 0-1)

Horn lost to Mesquite on late field goal, 20-17

-first five opponents this season have a combined record of 23-1

-at Longview next week

-RB N'Kowsi Emory ran for 111 yards and a TD last week

Rockwall lost to Longview, 35-28

-Jr. WR Jaxon Smith-Njigba had 13 catches for 289 yards

-QB Jacob Clark was 20 of 30 for 343 yards and 2 TD

NORTH MESQUITE (2-1, 0-0) vs. TYLER LEE (2-3, 1-0)

North Mesquite was OFF last week - this is their district opener

Tyler Lee beat Rockwall-Heath, 42-31

-ran for 408 yards and 5 TD last week

-has won 2 of last 3

-allowing 44.6 ppg

SAGINAW (1-4, 0-3) at SAGINAW BOSWELL (2-2, 2-0)

Saginaw lost to 4-1 Crowley, 53-28

-has lost three straight

Boswell beat Fort Worth Brewer, 25-10

-has won two straight to open district

-at 4-1 Azle next week


Newman Smith lost to Colleyville Heritage, 47-7

-has lost three straight

Denton Ryan beat Denton, 48-7

-Raiders allowing only 10.8 ppg

-RB Emani Bailey ran for 145 yards and 2 TD last week

GRAPEVINE (4-0, 1-0) vs. BIRDVILLE (4-0, 1-0) - AT COPPELL

Grapevine beat Carrollton Creekview, 63-21

-QB Cade Rhodes threw for 253 yards and 5 TD

-averaging 47 ppg, allowing 17.3 ppg

Birdville beat Carrollton R.L. Turner, 59-7

-QB Stone Earle was 7 of 8 for 120 yards and 3 TD last week

-averaging 44.8 ppg, allowing 17.8 ppg

FRISCO LONE STAR (3-1, 1-0) vs. FRISCO WAKELAND (3-1, 1-0)

Lone Star beat Little Elm, 10-7

-has allowed a total of 25 points in first four games

-LB Isaiah Foster had four QB sacks last week

-only TD last week was scored by Marvin Mims on 95-yard kickoff return

Wakeland beat 0-4 Frisco Heritage, 49-28

-only loss is to Sulphur Springs

-has won three straight

-RB Cade Starns ran for 144 yards and 3 TD last week

JOHN TYLER (2-2, 1-0) vs. WYLIE EAST (1-4, 0-1)

John Tyler beat Texarkana Texas High, 51-13

-only losses are to 6A Cedar Hill, 6A Longview

Wylie East lost to West Mesquite, 55-36

-QB Zack Haaland threw for 2 TD, ran for one

BURLESON (5-0, 3-0) vs. BURLESON CENTENNIAL (4-1, 2-1)

Burleson beat 0-5 Arlington Seguin, 44-0

-QB Jacob Amador threw for 169 yards and 3 TD

-allowing only 5.6 ppg

-Elks have shut out two straight opponents

Centennial beat 4-1 Midlothian, 24-7

-only loss is to Aledo

-RB Jeff Kirven ran for 163 yards and a TD last week

ENNIS (2-2, 2-1) at ROYSE CITY (2-2, 1-1)

Ennis beat Terrell 14-0

-has won two straight

-only district loss is to Kaufman

-QB Dyllan Santos ran for 118 yards and a TD, threw for a TD last week

Royse City beat Forney, 14-9

-only district loss is to Sulphur Springs

-RB Payton Petroff ran for 2 TD last week

FORNEY (1-4, 1-2) at SULPHUR SPRINGS (3-0, 2-0)

Forney lost to Royse City, 14-9

-has lost two straight

-RB Sean Stephens ran for 109 yards and a TD

Sulphur Springs was OFF last week

-faces Ennis, Corsicana next two weeks

ARGYLE (4-0, 0-0) vs. SANGER (0-5, 0-1)

Argyle defeated Texarkana Liberty-Eylau, 69-13

-Jr. QB Bo Hogeboom threw for 214 yards and 3 TD

-averaging 52.8 ppg

-this is Argyle's district opener

Sanger lost to Celina, 50-7

-averaging only 6.2 ppg