The Badgers have been in some close games this season, but they did not win any of those games until last week.
Merkel came from behind to beat Bowie for the Class 2A Div. I Bi-district championship.
Sophomore running back Frankie Harris made it look easy on Friday with over 300 yards rushing and 5 touchdowns.
This week the Badgers face the Brady Bulldogs on Friday night in Brownwood.