Playoff Advantages at Stake in Week 11

by Longhorn Putt

You have to be a cold-hearted, grossly bored, anti-sports nut not to get excited this time of the year

Could this be the year for a Valley team, like Rio Hondo?

about Texas High School football.  Friday Night lights will shine over every weekend through mid-December and linger until the champions are decided in each classification and division.

We admit to our bias:  there's no football more exciting or more cleanly played than in 2A and 3A.  Check it out for yourself.

Sleepers?  Every year there are "surprise" teams, those not ranked highly at the start of the seasonFor 2022 in 2AD1, consider:  Cooper, Corrigan-Camden, Stratford and Tolar; none of the four has lost a game going into Week 11.

Featured Games

Every game from here out is critical, of course.  But there are several matchups for Week 11 that will have major impacts upon seedings out of the districts, including:

2AD1:  Cisco at Hawley; Corrigan-Camden at Centerville, La Villa at Freer.

2AD2:  Sunray at Vega; Wellington at Clarendon; Sudan at Ralls; Lovelady at Deweyville

3AD1: Pottsboro at Mount Vernon; Rio Hondo at Lyford and Falfurrias at San Diego.

3AD2:  New Boston at Hooks; Daingerfield at Harmony

Top 5 Week 11 Matchups



  1. Hawley (9-0) vs. Cisco (8-1)
  2. Timpson (9-0) at Garrison (6-3)
  3. Crawford (9-0) at Bruceville-Eddy (0-9)
  4. Refugio (8-1) vs. Ganado (7-2)
  5. Shiner (7-2) vs. Kenedy (4-5); Cisco (8-1) at Hawley (9-0)


  1. Mart (9-0) vs. Hubbard (1-8)
  2. Wink (9-0) vs. Midland TLCA (0-8)
  3. Lovelady (9-0) at Deweyville (8-1)
  4. Burton (9-00/OPEN
  5. Wellington (8-1) at Clarendon (7-1)


  1. Franklin (9-0) at Little River A. (5-4)
  2. Pottsboro (8-1) at Mount Vernon (8-1)
  3. Columbus (8-1) vs. Hemphill (1-8)
  4. Llano (9-0) vs. Ingram Moore (4-5)
  5. Hallettsville (7-1) at Yoakum (3-6)


  1. Gunter (9-0) at Blue Ridge (5-4)
  2. Holliday (9-0) at Callisburg (6-3)
  3. Newton (8-1) vs. New Waverly (7-2)
  4. Palmer (9-0)/OPEN
  5. Wall (8-1) at Brady (5-4)