Jaxon Player thinks Midway’s defense is better than the offense. The Panthers are led offensively by Oklahoma-commit Tanner Mordecai at quarterback, a Division-I laden offensive line and one of the best running backs in the area.

“He had that ‘get on my shoulder’ mentality,” his head coach said. “He just took over the game.”

Defenders can’t get a clean shot on him. They always seem to miss when going after Jaquorian Johnson.

Phase One of Baylor’s three-step plan to win a football game: Play well in all three phases.

As the oldest of seven children from a close family in Hawaii, Anu Solomon learned how to accept responsibility at a young age.

A week ago under the Friday night lights, Devin Wilson launched a 55-yard pass that Clay Richters hauled in at the back of the end zone. It wasn’t ruled a touchdown, though, as a referee said Richters bobbled the ball and didn’t have full possession before going out of bounds. Whitney coach Kenneth Gilchrist argued that the referee wasn’t in position.