Thursday night kicked off the run to state as a handful of teams advanced to the second round.
Tompkins knocked off Travis in the marque matchup. QB Jalen Milroe and the Tompkins offense could not be stopped as FB Travis QB Eric Rodriguez and Penn State-commit Parker Washington wrapped out their careers.
Mayde Creek won a playoff game for the first time since 1997.
Memorial muscled it out on the ground against the Heights, while Manvel destroyed Nederland. Cypress Creek advanced over Westside.
FB Travis 28
Cypress Creek 41
Mayde Creek 27
FB Bush 21
THE GALLERY by Bradley Collier