Eastern Hills 26, Carter-Riverside 0
Eastern Hills quarterback Antwjan Strahan passed for 202 yards and a touchdown to lead the Highlanders to a 26-0 win over Carter-Riverside. Marcus Baisy added 168 yards and a touchdown on the ground and the defense recovered three fumbles and picked off three of the Eagles passes. Eastern Hills finishes the season with a 4-6 overall record, 4-4 in District 5-4A play. Carter-Riverside finishes 2-8 overall and 2-6 in the District.
Springtown 76, Diamond Hill-Jarvis 0
Diamond Hill-Jarvis’ season is over and it ended with a 76-0 loss to Springtown. The Eagles end the year 0-10, 0-5 in District 6-3A.
Western Hills (3-6, 2-4) vs. O.D. Wyatt (5-4, 3-3), Clark Stadium, 7:30 p.m.
The playoff picture in District 7-4A will be finalized after tonight and a lot hinges on this game. If Wyatt wins, they are in, plain and simple. However, a Wyatt loss complicates the matters. If Western Hills wins, they can get in the playoffs if both Arlington Heights and South Hills lose. Other playoff scenarios are listed below with the appropriate teams.
Granbury (6-3, 4-2) vs. Arlington Heights (2-7, 2-4), Farrington Field, 7:30 p.m.
Granbury is in the playoffs and Arlington Heights still has an outside shot. For Arlington Heights to force a tie-breaker, they will need to beat Granbury and have both O.D. Wyatt and South Hills lose their games.
Southwest (7-2, 5-1) vs. South Hills (4-5, 2-4), Handley Field, 7:30 p.m.
Southwest is in the playoffs and will be the top seed in Division 2. South Hills can force a tie-breaker with a win and a loss by Wyatt and a win by Arlington Heights.
Dunbar (5-4, 5-2) vs. Saginaw (7-2, 5-2), Roughrider Stadium, 7:30 p.m.
Both Saginaw and Dunbar are in the playoffs for District 6-4A. Dunbar will be the number two seed in Division 2.
Trimble Tech (1-8, 0-6) vs. Aledo (8-1 6-0), Bearcat Stadium, 7:30 p.m.
The Bulldogs go up against the juggernaut that is Aledo on the Bearcats Senior Night. With the top spot in the playoffs locked up, look for Aledo to rest many starters after the first half.
Polytechnic (2-7, 2-5) vs. Birdville (9-0, 7-0), Birdville Athletic Complex, 7:30 p.m.
Birdville is the top team in District 6-4A and will try to finish the season a perfect 10-0. Poly will try to keep it close against a team primed for a deep playoff run.
Paschal (2-8, 0-7) vs. Arlington Lamar (5-5, 4-3), Cravens Field, 7:30 p.m.
Arlington Lamar needs to win to keep their hopes alive for a playoff spot. Paschal has one last shot at a District win.