One of the most exciting games of the 2018 Texas high school football season was Austin Vandegrift's 28-21 double overtime UIL 6A Division II Region II Area Round win against Klein Collins at Waller ISD Stadium. On Friday, the teams matched up in the same round of the 2019 postseason, but this time Klein Collins (11-1) pulled out a comfortable 28-14 win at Austin Vandegrift's (11-1) Ed W. Monroe Memorial Stadium.
::shoulder slump:: It was a 16-8 week last week, and the overall record stands at 115-48 (.701). To get to the 75 percent prediction record, I have to go 79-17, which is 82.3 percent correct a week or around 20-4. In other words, it probably isn't happening.
Below are the 21 other games of note that I'll try my best at predicting a winner for in addition to the deeper-dive games: Lewisville rolling past Irving; Martin just getting by Arlington in a 6A Top 10 matchup; Shelton beating Grace Prep at the Ford Center.