13)AHS Eagles vs. Richland
We start with the Abilene High Eagles and their matchup with the Richland Rebels. This is the toughest test the Eagles will face in the district schedule. The Eagles are 4 and 0 so far in District 3-5A. Richland is 3 and 1 after losing to Weatherford last week. Abilene High can clinch a share of the title with a victory tonight. The district championship would be their 2nd in a row and 5th in the last 6 years. Abilene High and Richland meet at the Birdville Fine Arts and Athletic Complex at 7:30.
19)CHS Cougars vs. Frenship
The Cooper Cougars are in exactly the same place they were 365 days ago. They are preparing to play Frenship with a district championship on the line. The Cougars are the only 3 and 0 team left in District 4-4A, and they will earn their 1st championship since 2003 with a victory. Last year, Frenship beat the Cougars at Shotwell Stadium and won the District title outright. This year, Frenship is fighting for their playoff lives with a 1 and 2 record. The Cougars and Tigers play tonight up in Wollforth.
3)Wylie vs. 15)Graham
The Wylie Bulldogs are playing for their 11th straight district championship. The seniors on this team were 7 years old when the current streak started. The Bulldogs have to slow down Case McCoy and the Steers high powered offense in order to claim a share of that title tonight. Wylie and Graham are comparable as far as stats are concerned. Wylie scores just over 34 points a game. Graham scores 35. Wylie gives up just over 14 points a game. Graham gives up just over 15. They play in Graham.
15)Brownwood vs. Sweetwater
Breckenridge vs. Snyder
Eastland vs. 12)Cisco
The Eastland County War will settle the district championship in District 6-2A this week. Both the Cisco Loboes and the Eastland Mavericks are unbeaten in district play, and the winner of their week 10 matchup will be the champion. Cisco head coach Brent West says the rivalry has been friendly since he got there, but this week's game will be for all the marbles.
Merkel vs. Anson
Hawley vs. Clyde
Colorado City vs. Ballinger
Colorado City needs a win this week to set a possible championship game with Wall next week. The Wolves enter tonight's game with a 3-0 record in District 7-2A. Colorado City is winning their games by 8 points a game. Ballinger enters the game still looking for their 1st district win of the season.
Jim Ned vs. Grape Creek
San Saba vs. Comanche
Early vs. Coleman
Archer City vs. 17)Munday
Haskell vs. Hamlin
The District 11-A title is on the line tonight in Hamlin. The Pied Pipers and the Haskell Indians are both unbeaten in district play. Hamlin's offense is putting 30 points a game on the board in District 11-A play. Haskell is scoring 38 points in district. The differnce in this one comes on the defensive side of the ball. The Pipers allow just 13 points a game this year while the Indians are allowing 23 points.
Roscoe vs. Rotan
Stamford vs. Roby
Cross Plains vs. 7)Albany
The Albany Lions are the 7th ranked team in the state, and they can earn a shot at the outright district title next week with a win this week. The Lions are 8 and 0 overall this season, and 3-0 in district play. If they beat Cross Plains at home this week, Albany will take on Bronte for the District 12-A crown.
Winters vs. Baird
Deleon vs. Tolar
Gorman vs. Santo
Ranger vs. Perrin-Whitt
2)Goldthwaite vs. Meridian
ACHS Panthers vs. Grabury Happy Hill Academy
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Abilene police arrest a man early Thursday morning for allegedly slamming his girlfriend's head into the car windshield.
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The Abilene chapter of the American Red Cross has received word that they will be needed to assist in the disaster relief in north Texas.
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Global Samaritan Taking Donations to Aid Texas Tornado Victims
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