Lindale vs Pine Tree

Sam Peterson makes a pass for Lindale, on Friday November 1, 2019, during their game with Pine Tree at Pirate Stadium. (Michael Cavazos/News-Journal Photo)

Lindale (6-3, 4-2) vs. Jacksonville (2-7, 1-5)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Tomato Bowl, Jacksonville

Keep an eye on

Lindale: RB Jordan Jenkins … QB Sam Peterson … WR Conner Boyette … WR Dylan Worrell … DE Jaymond Jackson … DB Airik Williams … LB Jarrett Allen

Jacksonville: WR/P Chris Carpenter … QB Patrick Clater … RB Aaron Richardson

Did you know: Lindale held Pine Tree, which averages 45.2 points per game, to no points in the second half last week … Jenkins rushed for 221 yards and three touchdowns and caught two passes for 90 yards and a touchdown against Pine Tree … Peterson threw for 179 yards and three touchdowns, and he ran for another touchdown against Pine Tree … Boyette and Carpenter are the top two receivers in District 9-5A Division II. Boyette has 51 grabs for 634 yards and seven touchdowns, and Carpenter has 49 receptions for 761 yards and six scores.

Last week: Lindale 49, Pine Tree 22; Mount Pleasant 33, Jacksonville 27

Nacogdoches (2-7, 2-4) vs. Mount Pleasant (4-5, 2-4)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Sam Parker Field, Mount Pleasant

Keep an eye on

Nacogdoches: QB Jake Smith … RB Camorian Thacker … WR Nazavien Floyd … WR Jatavious Deckard

Mount Pleasant: RB Jaylen Williams … QB Kaleb Thompson … WR Jamarian Brown … WR Caleb Jones … K Josh Gongora

Did you know: Mount Pleasant has two of the top 10 rushers in the district — Williams and Jones, who have both rushed for more than 600 yards this season … Smith had three touchdown passes against Hallsville.

Last week: Nacogdoches 43, Hallsville 6; Mount Pleasant 33, Jacksonville 27

Pine Tree (5-4, 4-2) vs. Marshall (6-3, 6-0)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Maverick Stadium, Marshall

Keep an eye on

Pine Tree: QB DJ Freeman (108 of 200 passing, 1,853 yards, 17 TDs, 2 INT; 113 carries, 1,110 yards, 15 TDs) … WR Gabe Adams (45 receptions, 986 yards, 9 TDs) … RB Tyler Sheffield (143 carries, 982 yards, 10 TDs) … WR JJ Sparkman (28 receptions, 460 yards, 6 TDs) … OL Jadarlon Key … LB Colton Munoz … LB Ryan Levingston … DB Keith Wright … K Brandt Herber

Marshall: QB Savion Williams (40 of 76 passing, 949 yards, 7 TDs, 1 INT; 69 carries, 731 yards, 14 TDs) … RB Dominique Williams (63 carries, 606 yards, 4 TDs) … RB Joe Jordan (59 carries, 609 yards, 6 TDs) … ATH Demarcus Williams (5 KO Ret, 117 yards) … DB Lyrik Rawls (2 INT) … DL Michael Washington ,,, LB Kygze Turner

Did you know: This could well be the tale of two teams heading in opposite directions. Marshall started slow by losing its first three games out of the gate. The Mavericks have since strung together six consecutive Ws and are closing in on a third straight district championship. Pine Tree, on the other hand, was sitting at 5-2 a couple weeks back with sights on a potential first-round home-field playoff game. The Pirates, however, dropped back-to-back home games against Whitehouse and Lindale and will now have to go on the road in their bi-district bout. The fans should get a treat Friday watching the signal-callers on both squads. Junior Pirate commander D.J. Freeman leads the district in both passing and rushing. He’s accounted for 32 of Pine Tree’s TDs this fall. Senior Savion Wiliams, Freeman’s counterpart, rates fifth in rushing and sixth in passing, compiling 1,680 yards in total offense with 21 scores. Pine Tree’s offense is tops in 9-5A with an average of 493.7, while Marshall is second at a 402.7 clip. Defensively, the Mavs are number one, surrendering 304.8 per game, while the Pirates rank seventh of eight schools with an average of 409.8 given up. PT’s opposition has had individual ball carriers amass 271 and 221 yards, respectively the past two Friday night’s.

Last week: Lindale 49, Pine Tree 22; Marshall 35, Whitehouse 8

Longview (9-0, 5-0) vs. Mesquite (7-2, 3-2)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m., Friday; Hanby Stadium, Mesquite

Keep an eye on

Longview: LB Tyshawn Taylor (89 tackles, 14 TFL, 7 sacks, 2 FF) ... DL Drew Beltran (48 tackles, 18 TFL, 8 sacks, FF) ... DL Sawyer Goram-Welch (47 tackles, 10 TFL, 6 sacks) ... OLD Malik Cannon (57 tackles, 11 TFL, 4 sacks) ... CB Dakirin Buchanan (11 PBU, 3 TFL) ... CB Patrick Webb (3 INTs) ... OLB/S Kybrien Jackson-Jamerson (7 TFL, 3 sacks) ... OL Parker Cox ... OL Malique Miller ... OL Owen Kuenemann ... RB Kaden Meredith (126 carries, 1,158 yards, 15 TDs) ... QB Haynes King (102-171-6, 1,493 yards, 16 TDs; 34 carries, 348 yards, 7 TDs) ... FB Kevin Jones ... TE Jhailon Braden ... WR Kyas Moore (31 catches, 555 yards, 3 TDs)

Mesquite: OL Seth Robinson ... OL Telscher McDaniel ... QB Dylan McGill (76 carries, 652 yards, 8 TDs; 73-176-4, 1,001 yards, 9 TDs) ... RB LaDarius Turner (132 carries, 1,114 yards, 14 TDs) ... WR Ja’Darion Smith (23 catches, 453 yards, 6 TDs; KO return TD) ... ATH RJ Bonner ... LB Jayden Brown ... DL Marlon Thompson ... DB Dewayne Adams (3 INTs) ... DB Reggie Reese

Did you know: Longview has clinched a share of the 11-6A title and can take the outright title with a win, which is the 40th district title in school history and 14th in the past 16 seasons ... Mesquite is one of five teams (Marshall, John Tyler, Mesquite Horn and North Mesquite) to beat the Lobos in district play under head coach John King, according to Lobo football historian Bill Simpson of lobohistory.com ... Friday is the 16th meeting between the two teams with Longview leading the series 13-2 including wins in the last four meetings ... Mesquite has clinched the second seed in D-I out of 11-6A. Longview has locked in the top seed in D-II and will tentatively host either Temple or Waco Midway on Friday, Nov. 15 at Lobo Stadium ... Longview has outscored opponents 382-71 this season ... The Lobos average 452.9 yards per game while Mesquite allows an average of 336.7 yards per game — 181.4 rushing and 155.3 passing ... Longview’s defense has allowed an average of 178.4 yards per game and Mesquite is averaging 401.6 yards per game — 283 rushing and 118.6 passing ... Longview can complete a 10-0 season for the 11th time in program history and for the third time in back-to-back years, according to Simpson.

Last week: Longview 49, Tyler Lee 7; Rockwall 66, Mesquite 42

Waller (0-8, 0-6) vs. Lufkin (8-1, 6-0)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; John Outlaw Memorial Field at Abe Martin Stadium, Lufkin

Keep an eye on

Waller: OL Juan Munoz … RB Price Hubbard … OL Augustus Rice … DB Mason Stewart … DB Jateaveon Boley

Lufkin: QB Jordan Moore … DB Jerrin Thompson … RB Caleb Berry … WR Christian Reggie … WR Kelton Wright … LB Christian Arthur

Did you know: Lufkin receiver Ja’Lynn Polk, a four-star Texas Tech commit who has 54 catches for 1,050 yards and nine touchdowns this season, suffered an injury against Caney Creek and will likely miss the remainder of the season … Waller has lost nine straight games — a streak that began with a 38-7 loss to Lufkin to end the 2018 season … Lufkin has won eight straight games since dropping the season-opener to Longview. The Panthers have scored at least 50 points in three straight contests.

Last week: Willis 36, Waller 30; Lufkin 58, Conroe Caney Creek 0

Canton (2-7, 1-2) vs. Bullard (2-7, 1-2)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Panther Stadium, Bullard

Keep an eye on

Canton: QB Chris Hobbs … WR Cooper Smith … RB Jatavian McGee … ATH Jason Brisbois … WR Ja’Braylon Pickens … WR Chris Cade … K Nathan Goodson

Bullard: QB Tristen Shewmake … WR Nic Hooley … LB Caden Key … WR Riley Long … RB Bryson Luscombe

Did you know: Canton, Bullard and Brownsboro all currently have one win in 7-4A Division II. Canton is in the playoffs no matter the outcome of this game. A Bullard win will send the Panthers to the playoffs, while a Bullard loss would allow Brownsboro to advance to the postseason.

Last week: Rusk 12, Canton 7; Brownsboro 35, Bullard 34

Wills Point (5-4, 2-1) at Rusk (3-6, 3-0)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Eagle Stadium, Rusk

Keep an eye on

Wills Point: QB Tyler Baker … RB Justin Perez … ATH Jaquez Thompson … RB/LB Savion Kellum … LB Aaron Hardman

Rusk: RB Jaden Rushing … QB Jaylon Hall … ATH Sean Rogers … WR Isiah Ward

Did you know: Rusk has won 11 straight district games dating back to 2017 … Wills Point has three players with more than 500 yards rushing — Thompson, Baker and Perez … Baker has intercepted more passes on defense (four) than he’s thrown on offense (three) ... Rogers picked up an offer from Louisiana-Lafayette.

Last week: Wills Point had a bye; Rusk 12, Canton 7

Crandall (6-3, 3-1) vs. Athens (6-3, 2-2)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Bruce Field, Athens

Keep an eye on

Crandall: QB/DB Luke Spitzer … WR/DB Billy Myers … FB/LB Gabe Cortez … OL Tyreq Avery … DL Calob Davis

Athens: OL Garrett Hayes … QB Chase Friedrich … RB Nathan Sims … WR Jerquindon Taylor … TE/DE Rowdy Godwin … LB Connor Clay

Did you know: Crandall has allowed 158 points all season and just 51 points in district play … Sims had 18 carries for 180 yards and three touchdowns against Mabank

Last week: Crandall 28, Quinlan Ford 6; Athens 40, Mabank 21

Carthage (9-0, 4-0) vs. Kilgore (5-4, 2-2)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; R.E. St. John Memorial Stadium, Kilgore

Keep an eye on

Carthage: WR Kelvontay Dixon (40 receptions, 587 yards, 13 TDs) … QB Kai Horton (147 of 245, 2,079 yards, 28 TDs, 2 INT)… RB Mason Courtney (116 carries, 849 yards, 9 TDs)

Kilgore: RB Kennieth Lacy (122 carries, 773 yards, 10 TDs) … RB Trayveon Epps (88 carries, 783 yards, 7 TDs) … QB Dalton McElyea (95 of 169 passing, 1,007 yards, 11 TDs, 6 INT) … WR Brian Brown (23 receptions, 258 yards, 4 TDs)

Did you know: Kilgore has an 8-year playoff streak in jeopardy

Last week: Carthage 34, Henderson 14; Palestine 21, Kilgore 7

Van (6-3, 2-2) vs. Henderson (6-3, 2-2)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Lion Stadium, Henderson

Keep an eye on

Van: QB Jayton Moffatt (99 of 164 passing, 1,333 yards, 19 TDs, 8 INT) … WR Javontae Thomas (51 receptions, 743 yards, 8 TDs) … RB Zion Dunn (117 carries, 760 yards, 2 TDs) … WR Hunter Hutchins (36 receptions, 518 yards, 7 TDs)

Henderson: QB Caleb Medford … RB Kevin Fields … LB Brady Odom … DB Allen Pollard

Did you know: Henderson’s Phil Castles has led the Lions to postseason in five of his seven seasons

Last week: Van 55, Chapel Hill 27; Carthage 34, Henderson 14

Gilmer (6-3, 2-1) vs. Liberty-Eylau (0-9, 0-3)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Harris Field, Texarkana

Keep an eye on

Gilmer: RB Darrell Bush (142 carries, 823 yards, 12 TDs) … QB Mason Hurt, (112 of 217 passing, 1,546 yards, 12 TDs, 7 INT) … WR Eddie Ray (27 receptions, 454 yards, 7 TDs)

Liberty-Eylau: RB Damien Henderson … WR Shannon Roy … LB Ethan Banks … DT Josh Gamble

Did you know: Liberty-Eylau is staring at its first winless season in 64 years of football

Last week: Gilmer was open; Pittsburg 33, Liberty-Eylau 6

Pittsburg (4-5, 1-2) vs. Spring Hill (4-5, 1-2)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Panther Stadium, Longview

Keep an eye on

Pittsburg: Issam Toler (66 tackles, 17 TFL, 11 sacks) … Cade Busch (63 tackles) … James Arroliga (9 TFL) … Ty Price (89 tackles, 8 TFL) … Christian Bates (89 tackles, 22 TFL) … Jemarian Hill (6 interceptions) … OL Jared Roman … OL Trace Reynolds … OL John Peters … OL Jacob Hoover … OL Thomas Taylor … QB Kemarian McCain (54 of 107, 466 yards, 4 TD, 6 interceptions; 73 carries, 313 yards, 2 TD) … RB Brayden Bolton (137 carries, 984 yards, 11 TD) … WR Promous Morrison (33 catches, 331 yards, 2 TD)

Spring Hill: OL Aaron Collier … OL Gavin Amerson … OL Brandon Krenek … OL Colby Bowles … OL Tony Natera … QB Gage White (124 of 214, 2,247 yards, 23 touchdowns, 10 interceptions) … RB Michael Marrs (93 carries, 423 yards, 3 TD) … RB Davonte Powers (63 carries, 334 yards, 8 TD) … WR Jay Rockwell (43 catches, 820 yards, 11 TD) … WR T.J. Jones (29 catches, 534 yards, 4 TD) … WR Zach Henry (22 catches, 450 yards, 6 TD) … WR Eric Morrow (20 catches, 194 yards, 1 TD) … Vencent Rockwell (55 tackles, 13 TFL, 8 sacks, 2 forced fumbles, 1 fumble recovery, two pass breakups, two blocked kicks, 15 QB pressures) … Matthew Shankles (27 tackles) … Casey Mudoh (35 tackles, 6 TFL, 4 forced fumbles, 3 sacks, 5 QB pressures) … Malik Cooks (25 tackles, 6 TFL) … Logan Hutchins (44 tackles, 3 sacks, two fumble recoveries) … Christian Garcia (50 tackles) … Curtis Crowe (31 tackles, 10 pass breakups, 4 interceptions) … Kaden Rogers (42 tackles, 4 TFL, 3 sacks)

Did you know: Both teams are in the playoffs, so Friday’s game is strictly for seeding purposes with the winner earning the third spot and the loser heading to the postseason as the No. 4 team … Spring Hill is in the playoffs for the first time since 2007, and that season the Panthers opened the playoffs with a 38-12 loss to Pittsburg in a 3A Division II bi-district game … Pittsburg has won three in a row against the Panthers (41-12 in 2018, 57-56 in overtime in 2017 and 54-17 in 2016) … Spring Hill’s last win against Pittsburg came in 2011, a 26-14 decision.

Last week: Pleasant Grove 63, Spring Hill 28; Pittsburg 33, Liberty-Eylau 6

Mineola (5-4, 3-2) vs. Winnsboro (5-4, 2-3)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Stadium; Red Raider Stadium, Winnsboro

Keep an eye on

Mineola: QB Thomas Hooton … RB/LB Trevion Sneed … RB Dawson Pendergrass … WR Cole Castleberry

Winnsboro: RB Landry Deaton … RB Kyd Cole … QB Keen Glover … DE Kilder Ortega … LB Logan Minick

Did you know: Hooton was a perfect 5-for-5 for 140 yards and two touchdowns against Tatum … Pendergrass, a freshman, has rushed for 915 yards and six touchdowns this season.

Last week: Mineola 34, Tatum 0; West Rusk 37, Winnsboro 33

Gladewater (6-3, 4-1) vs. Tatum (3-6, 2-3)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Eagle Stadium, Tatum

Keep an eye on

Gladewater: RB Eligia Carter (98 carries, 610 yards, 10 TDs) … WR DJ Allen (8 receptions, 238 yards, 4 TDs) … RB Malachi Gordon (90 carries, 471 yards, 5 TDs) … QB Tristan Holmes (19 of 38 passing, 330 yards, 3 TDs, 5 INT)

Tatum: RB Decartiyay Allison … QB Kendric Malone … WR KaVontae Starling … S Quiston Sheffield (27 tackles) … LB Ty Hollins (69 tackles)

Did you know: Gladewater looks to earn a share of the school’s 19th district title in school history

Last week: Gladewater 40, Sabine 16; Mineola 34, Tatum 0

Sabine (8-1, 4-1) vs. White Oak (0-9, 0-5)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Roughneck Stadium, White Oak

Keep an eye on

Sabine: QB Landon McKinney (78 of 145 passing, 1,425 yards, 13 TDs, 5 INT; 153 carries, 953 yards, 17 TDs) … TB BJ Stidham (73 carries, 647 yards, 6 TDs) … WR AJ Gresham (12 receptions, 235 yards, 3 TDs) … LB Brannigan Willige (64 tackles)

White Oak: QB Blake Barlow (69 of 190 passing, 1,113 yards, 9 TDs, 11 INT; 119 carries, 253 yards, 2 TDs) … WR Brian Williams (19 receptions, 315 yards, 4 TDs) … FS Colton Cobb (99 tackles)

Did you know: With a victory, Sabine can claim a share of its first district title in 66 years. White Oak, a proud program, is endanger of only the school’s second winless season in 85 years

Last week: Gladewater 40, Sabine 16; White Oak was open

Grand Saline (7-2, 5-1) vs. Harmony (6-3, 6-0)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Eagle Stadium, Harmony

Keep an eye on

Grand Saline: WR Cameron Lowe … RB Eric Jimenez … RB Jake Davis … QB Jase Melton

Harmony: RB Issac Edwards (118 carries, 896 yards, 12 TDs) … QB Gage Goddard (53 of 97, 1,133 yards, 17 TDs, 7 INT) … WR Matt Everett (11 receptions, 230 yards, 2 TDs)

Did you know: Harmony has scored at least 42 points in five of its sox victories

Last week: Grand Saline 26, Arp 20; Harmony 54, Frankston 42

Frankston (3-5, 2-4) vs. Alba-Golden (3-6, 2-4)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Alba-Golden Stadium, Alba

Keep an eye on

Frankston: QB Brink Bizzell … WR Clayton Carnes … DB J.J. Beckfield … DB Jessie Newman … K Clayton Merritt

Alba-Golden: RB Boedy Baker … RB Jon Michael Chadwick … OL Jacob Dalley … DL Tim Mitchell … DL Ryan Jackson

Did you know: Bizzell threw for 204 yards and a touchdown and rushed for another 187 yards and two touchdowns against Harmony.

Last week: Harmony 54, Frankston 42; Alba-Golden 26, Quitman 0

Quitman (0-9, 0-6) vs. Winona (5-4, 3-3)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Wildcat Stadium, Winona

Keep an eye on

Quitman: RB Trey Berry … LB River Chaney … QB Hayden Cook … FS Gavin Oakes

Winona: RB Quindarius Johnson … LB Jermichael Akins … QB Julio Zuniga

Did you know: Quitman has been held to 40 total points during district play.

Last week: Alba-Golden 26, Quitman 0; Troup 52, Winona 0

Malakoff (8-1, 4-0) vs. Kemp (3-6, 2-2)

When/Where: 7 p.m. Thursday; Yellow Jacket Stadium, Kemp

Keep an eye on

Malakoff: QB Darion Peace … RB Dedric Davis … WR Riggin Smith … WR Andreas Garrett

Kemp: WR Ethyn Ervin … OL Harley Manders … DL CJ Henderson … DB Logan Greathouse

Did you know: Malakoff has had four games scoring at least 70 points this season … Peace threw touchdown passes of 24, 29, 80 and 60 yards and added a 1-yard TD run in a 72-0 win over Eustace.

Last week: Malakoff 72, Eustace 0; Kemp 47, Dallas A-Plus Academy 0.

Rains (5-4, 3-2) vs. Commerce (4-5, 2-3)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Ernest Hawkins Field at Memorial Stadium, Commerce

Keep an eye on

Rains: QB Luke Sheppard … RB Mason Songer … RB Wyatt Bozeman … QB Andrew Balthrop

Commerce: OL Anthony Peak, Sr. ... QB Brad Caldwell, Sr. ... OL Zach Jensen, Sr.

Did you know: The duo of Sheppard and Balthrop combined for three touchdown passes in just vie completions against Lone Oak … Songer had 20 carries for 202 yards and three touchdowns against Lone Oak.

Last week: Rains 56, Lone Oak 12; Commerce 53, Bonham 28

Corsicana Mildred (6-3, 3-3) vs. Edgewood (6-3, 4-2)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; I.T. James Memorial Stadium, Edgewood

Keep an eye on

Mildred: ATH Bishop Harris … QB Creed Baker … WR Cody Hayes

Edgewood: ATH Trey McPherson … DL Mason Tarrant … RB Kyle Keltner … WR Sebastian Holdman

Did you know: Harris rushed for 285 yards on 29 carries, and Baker had 21 carries for 133 yards against Blooming Grove

Last week: Mildred 40, Blooming Grove 27; Buffalo 33, Edgewood 20

Palestine Westwood (2-7, 1-4) vs. Coldspring-Oakhurst (4-4, 2-3)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Trojan Field, Coldspring

Keep an eye on

Westwood: QB Dalton Brooks … WR Aeneas Page … RB Jordan Owens … DE Brenden Gabler … LB JT Herndon

Coldspring-Oakhurst: QB Jeromy Harden II … RB Contavious Parker-Harden

Did you know: A win by Coldspring-Oakhurst will send the Trojans to the playoffs. A win by Palestine Westwood would force a three-way tie with Coldspring-Oakhurst and Elkhart for the fourth and final playoff spot.

Last week: Crockett 56, Palestine Westwood 16; Coldspring-Oakhurst 26, Elkhart 25

Union Grove (4-5, 1-3) vs. Alto (9-0, 4-0)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Cam’ron Matthews Field, Alto

Keep an eye on

UG: RB Kellen Williams (50 carries, 494 yards, 5 TDs) … QB Chase Mead (27 of 54, 430 yards, 4 TDs 4 INT; 56 carries, 325 yards, 3 TDs) … RB Matthew Bower (136 carries, 892 yards, 8 TDs)

Alto: RB Vidareous High (101 carries, 876 yards, 8 TDs) … RB Jerrion Skinner (123 carries, 877 yards, 15 TDs) … QB Harmon West (76 of 131, 1,367 yards, 16 TDs, 6 INT)

Did you know: Alto is in postseason for the 16th year in a row

Last week: Union Grove 40, Cushing 0; Alto 57, Hawkins 8

Big Sandy (2-7, 1-3) vs. Cushing (1-7, 0-4)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Whitaker Stadium, Cushing

Keep an eye on

BS: RB Kedron Brown … QB Caden Minter … WR Josh Shipman … DB Elijah Beard … LB James Briscoe

Cushing: RB Thomas Wallace … QB Deuce Garrett … LB Cade Willis … DB C.J. Mayes

Did you know: Big Sandy coasted to 38-0 whitewash of Cushing last year

Last week: Carlisle 35, Big Sandy 28; Union Grove 40, Cushing 0

Carlisle (6-3, 3-1) vs. Hawkins (3-6, 3-1)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Red Lowrance Stadium, Hawkins

Keep an eye on

Carlisle: QB Carlos DeLeon (73 of 127, 923 yards, 8 TDs, 10 INT; 113 carries, 915 yards, 10 TDs) … WR Victor Comacho (23 receptions, 332 yards, 1 TD) … RB Jamion Turner (88 carries, 777 yards, 12 TDs; 20 receptions, 231 yards, 12 TDs)

Hawkins: RB J.D. McGowan … QB Zach Conde … DB Paeyton Smith … LB Jeremy Torres

Did you know: Carlisle erupted for a 73-0 thrashing of Hawkins in last year’s regular season finale

Last week: Carlisle 35, Big Sandy 28; Alto 57, Hawkins 8

Linden-Kildare (3-6, 2-3) vs.

Tenaha (4-5, 1-4)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Tiger Stadium, Tenaha

Keep an eye on

LK: QB Mason Johnson (44 of 97 passing, 590 yards, 7 TDs, 5 INT) … WR Davion Tyson (23 receptions, 412 yards, 4 TDs) … RB La’Davian Johnson (130 carries, 827 yards, 8 TDs)

Tenaha: QB Hayden Jenkins (51 of 92 passing, 662 yards, 11 TDs, 4 INT) … WR Erik Smith (9 receptions, 144 yards, 2 TDs) … WR Michael Hogg (21 receptions, 188 yards, 4 TDs)

Did you know: Tenaha stands to miss postseason for the first time in 13 years

Last week: Linden-Kildare 28, Beckville 24; Joaquin 38, Tenaha 0

James Bowie (3-6, 2-2) vs. Overton (0-9, 0-4)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Chester Roy Stadium, Overton

Keep an eye on

JB: DL Evan Williams … RB Gabe Bradley … RB Duncan Hammonds … LB Carsen Jones

Overton: QB Cole Marshall … RB Jackson Clark … WR Colin Lightner … DB Aaron Warwick … DL Landon Morgan

Did you know: Overton is looking at fourth winless campaign in school history and the first in 40 calendars.

Last week: James Bowie 38, Clarksville 22; Maud 32, Overton 20

Mount Enterprise (9-0, 4-0) vs. Clarksville (4-5, 2-2)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; New Century Club Field, Clarksville

Keep an eye on

Mount Enterprise: QB Kendre Miller … RB Derrick Jackson … WR Taye Tilley … DE Josh Bishop … LB Patrick Johnson

Clarksville: WR Tra Ross … QB Quay Scales … NG Chris Arrington … DB Jayden Dodson

Did you know: Miller rushed for 225 yards and three touchdowns on 16 carries against Detroit. For the season, he has 153 carries for 2,524 yards with 30 touchdowns. He’s also thrown for 325 yards and five touchdowns.

Last week: Mount Enterprise 38, Detroit 36; Bowie 38, Clarksville 22

Cross Roads (0-9, 0-4) vs. Cayuga (3-6, 1-3)

When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday; Scarborough Stadium, Cayuga

Keep an eye on

Cross Roads: OL Kaden Mattingly … RB Alex Marsten … RB Josh Gray … DL Eli Wilson

Cayuga: QB Caden Mullican … WR Colten Stephens … OL Dalton Fitzpatrick … OL BJ Scruggs

Did you know: Cross Roads, which has been outscored 377-94 this season, hasn’t won since it defeated Cayuga 18-12 on Nov. 3, 2017. The Bobcats have lost 20 straight games.

Last week: Normangee 61, Cross Roads 26; Jewett Leon 32, Cross Roads 28

Tyler King’s Academy (4-4) vs. Irving Universal (1-7)

When/Where: 6 p.m. Friday; Sam Houston Middle School Field, Irving

Keep an eye on

King’s Academy: QB Preston Abel

Irving Universal: QB Angel Castaneda … ATH Aden Carpenter …

Did you know: Irving Universal’s forfeit win last week was the team’s first of the season. Irving Universal has been outscored 353-49.

Last week: Tyler King’s Academy 54, Marshall River Crossing 7; Irving Universal 2, Arlington Texas Leadership 0.

Tyler East Texas Christian Academy (0-7, 0-4) vs. Dallas Fairhill (0-7, 0-5)

When/Where: 3:30 p.m. Friday; Warrior Field, Dallas

Keep an eye on

ETCA: QB Win Fox … RB Greyson Green … Cole Bentley … Dustin Means

Did you know: ETCA has been outscored 402 to 104 this season, and Fairhill has been outscored 373-52.

Last week: Weatherford Christian 59, Tyler ETCA 6; Greenville Christian 61, Dallas Fairhill 13

Tyler HEAT (8-2) vs. Midland Trinity (5-2)

When/Where: 11 a.m. Saturday; Wildcat Stadium, Gholson

Keep an eye on

Tyler HEAT: Tyler Smith … Caleb Beckham … Luke Cook … Chad Santelli … Cash Smith … Alec Baliff … Josiah Beggs … Charlie Tillman … Jeff Tillman … Avery Sawyer

Did you know: This game is for the Independent Bowl Championship … Tyler HEAT forced six turnovers in the win over Tyler Willowbend. Sawyer had two fumble recovered, and Beckham and Tyler Smith both had an interception and fumble recovery.

Last week: Tyler HEAT 51, Tyler Willowbend 6; Midland Trinity 48, Lubbock Titans 0

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