Sports writers Krista Pirtle and Brian Crownover break down the following games for the week:

  • Connally, Lorena, University — how can these winless squads turn things around?
  • It's the crosstown matchup we've been waiting for as the 3-0 Midway Panthers take on the 3-0 Waco High Lions.
  • Other undefeateds in the area include La Vega, Gatesville, Frost, Wortham, Whitney, Aquilla, Wortham, Vanguard and a resurgent Reicher.

A few reminders

• Enter our Friday night photo contest, using #TribFridayPhotos when posting on Instagram and Twitter. Or you can email them to

• Remember to nominate your Honor Roll players, with stats, at or 254-757-5730 by 11 a.m. Saturday.

• Coaches should also send us their cumulative season stats by noon on Mondays for our weekly StatsPlus package in Tuesday's paper.

Don't Miss...