Athens (1-0) at Spring Hill (1-0)
7:30 p.m. Friday, Panther Stadium
LAST YEAR’S MEETING: Athens 21, Spring Hill 7
LAST WEEK: Athens 31, Kaufman 25; Spring Hill 24, Pleasant Grove 6.
HARRIS RANKINGS: Athens is No. 82 in Class 3A with a Power Rating of 202. Spring Hill is No. 99 in Class 3A with a Power Rating of 198.
HARRIS SAYS: Athens by 3
NEXT WEEK: Gladewater at Athens, 7:30 p.m.
Brownsboro (0-1) at
Trinity Christian-Addison (1-0)
7:30 p.m. Friday, Tom Landry Stadium
LAST YEAR’S MEETING: Trinity Christian-Addison 56, Brownsboro 26
LAST WEEK: Crandall 27, Brownsboro 14; TCA 49, Decatur 13.
HARRIS RANKINGS: Brownsboro is No. 124 in Class 3A with a Power Rating of 189. TCA is a private school and is not ranked.
HARRIS SAYS: No pick
NEXT WEEK: Westwood at Brownsboro, 7:30 p.m.
Mabank (0-1) at Wills Point (0-1)
7:30 p.m. Friday, Ken Autrey Davis Field
LAST YEAR’S MEETING: Wills Point 23, Mabank 22
LAST WEEK: Malakoff 56, Mabank 17; Pittsburg 55, Wills Point 14.
HARRIS RANKINGS: Mabank is No. 161 in Class 3A with a Power Rating of 175. Wills Point is No. 123 in Class 3A with a Power Rating of 190.
HARRIS SAYS: Wills Point by 15
NEXT WEEK: Mabank at Quinlan Ford, 7:30 p.m.
Malakoff (1-0) vs. Italy (1-0)
7:30 p.m. Friday, Waxahachie’s Lumpkins Stadium
Dale Hansen Football Classic
LAST YEAR’S MEETING: Malakoff 64, Italy 36
LAST WEEK: Malakoff 56, Mabank 17; Italy 13, Maypearl 7.
HARRIS RANKINGS: Malakoff is No. 19 in Class 2A Division I with a Power Rating of 208. Italy is No. 41 in Class A, Division I with a Power Rating of 184.
HARRIS SAYS: Malakoff by 27.
NEXT WEEK: Kerens at Malakoff, 7:30 p.m.
Rice (0-1) at Eustace (1-0)
7:30 p.m. Friday, The Boneyard
LAST YEAR’S MEETING: Eustace 26, Rice 23
LAST WEEK: Eustace 26, Canton 21; Hubbard 58, Rice 6.
HARRIS RANKINGS: Rice is No. 102 in Class 2A Division II with a Power Rating of 150. Eustace is No. 33 in Class 2A Division I with a Power Rating of 202.
HARRIS SAYS: No pick
NEXT WEEK: Eustace at Rusk, 7:30 p.m.
Kemp (0-1) at Ferris (1-0)
7:30 p.m. Friday, Yellowjacket Stadium
LAST YEAR’S MEETING: Ferris 49, Kemp 8
LAST WEEK: Palmer 26, Kemp 0; Ferris 20, Godley 15.
HARRIS RANKINGS: Kemp is No. 104 in Class 2A Division I with a Power Rating of 165. Ferris is No. 84 in Class 3A with a Power Rating of 202.
HARRIS SAYS: Ferris by 38.
NEXT WEEK: Tyler Grace at Kemp, 7:30 p.m.
Cross Roads (1-0) at Hawkins (1-0)
7:30 p.m. Friday, Lawrence Field
LAST YEAR’S MEETING: Hawkins 41, Cross Roads 7
LAST WEEK: Cross Roads 46, Dawson 13; Hawkins 32, Big Sandy 28.
HARRIS RANKINGS: Cross Roads is No. 75 in Class 1A Division II with a Power Rating of 157. Hawkins is No. 95 in Class 2A with a Power Rating of 159.
HARRIS SAYS: Hawkins by 7.
NEXT WEEK: Cross Roads at Rice, 7:30 p.m.
Trinidad (1-0) at Greenville Christian (1-0)
7:30 p.m. Friday, Greenville Christian Field
LAST YEAR’S MEETING: Trinidad 98, Greenville Christian 55
LAST WEEK: Trinidad 57, Bynum 0; Greenville Christian 68, Garland Central Park 22.
SIXMANFOOTBALL.COM RANKINGS: Trinidad ranked No. 10 in Six Man Div. II with a Power Ranking of 292. Greenville Christian ranked No. 19 in Tapps Div. I with a Power Ranking of 150.
SIXMANFOOTBALL.COM SAYS: Trindad by 45.
NEXT WEEK: Coolidge at Trinidad, 7:30 p.m.
Athens Christian Prep (0-1) vs.
Parkview Christian (0-0)
11 a.m. Saturday, Waco Parkview Christian Academy
LAST YEAR’S MEETING: Did not play
LAST WEEK: Greenville Phoenix 78, ACP 40; Parkview season opener.
SIXMANFOOTBALL.COM RANKINGS: Athens Christian Prep ranked No. 7 in Independent with a Power Ranking of 142. Parkview ranked No. 4 in Texas Association of Independent Athletic Organizations with a Power Ranking of 106.
SIXMANFOOTBALL.COM SAYS: ACP by 36.
NEXT WEEK: ACP vs. Waco Mt. Calm at Trinidad’s Trojan Field, TBD, Saturday
Athens (1-0) at Spring Hill (1-0)
REGION XIV TOURNAMENT: Survive and advance
The No. 1-ranked Trinity Valley Community College Lady Cardinals survived a ferocious attack by the Jacksonville Lady Jaguars in the semifinal round of the Region XIV conference tournament with an 84-73 victory at UT-Tyler.
HIGH SCHOOL POWERLIFTING: Record setting lift
Athens lifter Jose Rodriguez and Brownsboro lifter Aaron Chitwood advanced to the Class 3A state meet March 22 in Abilene.
HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Athens picks up two wins at Princeton tournament
The Athens Hornets won their first two games in the Princeton tournament on Thursday.
REGION XIV TOURNAMENT: Soaring to the semifinals
The No. 8-ranked Trinity Valley Community College Cardinals advanced to today’s semifinal round with a sweep of the Lee College Runnin’ Rebels at UT-Tyler’s Herrington Patriot Center.
HIGH SCHOOL TRACK: Eustace teams start season strong at Bulldog Relays
The Eustace LadyDogs and Bulldogs finished as the top two teams at the Eustace Bulldog Relays Feb. 27.
3-7 East Texas Fishing Report
Here is the East Texas Fishing Report for this week:
ATHENS — Water level is at normal level and fairly clear. Water temp in the 40s, 50s. No report available from Lake Athens Marina.
REGION XIV TOURNAMENT: Flying high
When you get to the conference tournament, the motto of survive and advance is the No. 1 thought on any team’s mind.
HIGH SCHOOL POWERLIFTING: 7 local powerlifters advance to state meet in Corpus Christi
Brownsboro’s Ashley Hernandez and Mabank’s Deana Lane qualified for the Class 3A state meet on March 15 with top finishes at the Class 3A, Division II regional championships on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Athens soccer swept by Whitehouse Tuesday night
The Athens Lady Hornets are now 8-8-3 overall and 5-3 in District 31-4A play with a 4-1 win over the Lindale Lady Eagles and a 7-0 loss to Whitehouse.
AREA BASKETBALL: East Texas hoops looking for local little dribblers teams
The East Texas Hoops organization is looking for players to take part in local little dribblers play dates and tournaments.
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