Time: 7:30 p.m. Friday
Stadium: Eagle Stadium, Argyle
Chapel Hill: Jeff Riordan (1st year, 1-1 at Chapel Hill; 68-18 overall)
Argyle: Todd Rodgers (17th year, 183-36 at Argyle)
Last week: Whitehouse 46, Chapel Hill 39; Argyle 49, Waco La Vega 35
Up next: Bullard at Chapel Hill; Liberty-Eylau at Argyle, Sept. 27
Players to Watch
Chapel Hill: RB Khalan Griffin, Sr., 5-11, 185 … LB Adrian Lacy, Sr., 5-10, 208 … LB Keylen Davis, Sr … QB Kobe Coker, Sr. … LB Max Richardson, Sr. … ATH Tyson Berry, Fr. … ATH Ilonzo McGregor, Fr. … K Efrain Valencia … OL Braydon Price … Michael Sutton … DL Mason Mumphrey, Jr. … DB Arsheal Ates … WR DJ Wofford, Sr.
Argyle: QB Bo Hogeboom, Sr. … RB Tito Byce, Jr. … WR Cole Kirkpatrick, Jr. …. WR Alex Gonzales, Sr. … WR Cade Merka, Sr. … DB Will Ramsey, Soph. … LB/DL Davis Elsey, Jr. … DE Braiden Rexroat, Sr. … DL Tiyan Johnson, Jr.
Did you know: Argyle took a 66-14 win over Chapel Hill in 2018 … Argyle is the top-ranked team in Class 4A Division I. The Eagles were No. 3 before knocking off previous No. 1 Waco La Vega last week … Chapel Hill rallied from a 22-0 deficit to tie the score at 39 in the final minutes against Whitehouse before dropping a 46-39 decision … Griffin carried the ball 35 times for 208 yards and three touchdowns against Whitehouse. He’s carried the ball 52 times this season for 366 yards and five touchdowns. … Coker threw for 265 yards and two touchdowns against Whitehouse. For the season, he’s 28 of 47 for 446 yards with five touchdown ns and three interceptions … McGregor had four catches for 96 yards and two touchdowns against Whitehouse. He has six grabs for 104 yards and two touchdowns, and Wofford had six catches for 103 yards. Berry leads the team in receptions with seven for 97 yards and a touchdown. … Ates had an interception against Whitehouse … Richardson had seven tackles and two tackles for loss against Whitehouse … Hogeboom is committed to the University of Houston baseball to play catcher. He is 33 of 51 for 596 yards with nine touchdowns and two interceptions … Gonzalez is a Baylor baseball pledge. Gonzalez, Kirkpatrick and Merka all have nine receptions … Argyle’s baseball team went 77-1 the past two seasons with two state championships and finished as the No. 2 team in the country by USA Today ... According to Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Magazine in conjunction with Jerry Forrest of PigskinPrep.com, Argyle is favored by 46 points.
Twitter-sized preview: Coming off of a heartbreaking setback, Chapel Hill now must travel to face the top-ranked team in the state. Looking to build a tradition of winning at Chapel Hill, Riordan’s bunch will take on an Argyle program that has had plenty of success on the gridiron and baseball diamond.