Bruceville-Eddy is heading to the playoffs for the first time since 1985. The Eagles fought back from 21 points down to get a 35-34 win over New Waverly on Friday. They are now 4-5 overall and 3-2 in district.
That puts Bruceville-Eddy alone in third place in the District 12-3A Div. II standings. Hearne and Buffalo are ahead at 4-0 with Marlin below at 2-2. The Eagles are two games away from fifth place with only one contest left on their schedule take next week off before going to Marlin on Nov. 10.