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December 4, 2012

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Mart, Alto to clash at Bruce Field on Friday

ATHENS — The Mart Panthers and the Alto Yellowjackets will clash Friday at Bruce Field in a Region III-1A Division I quarterfinal matchup.

Kickoff is set for Friday at 7:30 p.m. It will mark the third week in a row Bruce Field has hosted a playoff game. Gates will open at 6 p.m.

Mart is 10-2 and coming off a 49-21 win over San Augustine last week.

Alto improved to 11-2 last week with a 35-14 win over Bosqueville.

The Harris Ratings System has installed Mart as a 24-point favorite.

The winner will advance to next week’s state semifinal against Friday’s other winner between Shiner and Mason.

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