There won’t be a ‘three-peat’ for the Newton Eagles, The two-time defending 3-A Division II State Champions were knocked out of the playoffs on Friday night in the Region III Semi-Final by Daingerfield. Final score was 30-26.
Elsewhere, there’s a big showdown pitting two district rivals in the Golden Triangle. Silsbee and West Orange-Stark will meet in the 4-A Division II Regional Finals on Friday night at 7:30 in Beaumont ISD Stadium.
Silsbee beat Giddings 35-14 and West Orange-Stark beat Bellville 24-14 to set up their meeting.
Elsewhere, San Augustine keeps rolling in 2-A Division I. They beat Harleton 47-21, and they’ll now face Groveton on Friday night at 7:00 in Homer Bryce Stadium at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches.