Weatherford Democrat


November 13, 2013

Sports news in brief

Weatherford to host Class 2A tilt on Thursday

Staff Report

Kangaroo Stadium will be one of the venues for this week’s start of the University Interscholastic League (UIL) state football playoffs. Undefeated Scurry-Rosser from District 6, Division II will take on Wichita Falls City View (District 5) on Thursday, with a kickoff time of 7:30 p.m.

Aledo and Springtown begin their postseason schedules this week, as well, with Class 3A, Region I Springtown meeting WF Hirschi at Wichita Falls Memorial Stadium on Thursday, with a 7 p.m. start. In Class 4A, Region I, Aledo will face Burleson on Friday at 7:30 p.m. in a bi-district match at Chisholm Trail High School.

Listed below are area pairings for all football districts populated by Parker County teams. 



Region I — Bidistrict


Arlington Martin vs. Keller Central

Thurs., 7:30 p.m. — Newsom Stadium

Southlake Carroll vs. Arlington Bowie

Friday, 7:30 p.m. — Coppell



Region I — Bidistrict


Arlington Lamar vs. Justin Northwest

Fri., 7:30 p.m. — NRH Birdville Complex

Keller Fossil Ridge vs. Arlington

Fri., 7:30 p.m. — Apogee Stadium



Region I — Bidistrict


Granbury vs. Waco

Fri., 7:30 p.m. — Floyd Casey Stadium

Crowley vs. FW Arlington Heights

Thurs., 7 p.m. — Burleson



Region I — Bidistrict


Aledo vs. Burleson

 Fri., 7:30 p.m. — Chisholm Trail

Everman vs. FW Southwest

Friday, 7 p.m. — Pennington Field



Region I — Bidistrict


WF Hirschi vs. Springtown, 7 p.m. Thurs., 7 p.m. — Wichita Falls

Kennedale vs. Burkburnett

Thurs., 7 p.m. — Springtown



Region I — Bidistrict

Graham vs. FW Castleberry

Friday, 7:30 p.m. — Mineral Wells

Lake Worth vs. Vernon

Friday, 7 p.m. — Iowa Park



Region II — Bidistrict


Jacksboro vs. Blooming Grove

Friday, 7:30 p.m. — DeSoto

Tolar vs. Nocona

 Fri., 7:30 p.m. — Bridgeport

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