District 9 teams have full schedule


All seven of the District 9-3A (Division II) teams will be in action this week. Troup will host Elkhart for Homecoming Friday, Sept. 15.

The Tigers won their first game with a 28-14 victory over Ore City last week. Beckville remained undefeated with a 47-21 win over Pineland and state-ranked Elysian Fields moved to 2-0 with a 28-20 victory over Winona.

Arp suffered its second loss after falling 22-21 to Hughes Springs in a hard-fought contest. Harleton lost to Union Grove 31-14, and Waskom was defeated by Harmony 20-13. West Rusk was unable to fill its schedule last week.

Arp will host Alto Friday, Sept. 15, Beckville will be at home with Quitman visiting, Elysian Fields will host Jefferson, and Waskom will host Grace Community.

Two teams will be on the road, including West Rusk at Sabine and Harleton at Redwater.

Beckville leads the district with an average of 42.5 points scored per game. West Rusk has not allowed a point, but the Raiders have only played one game. Troup is scoring an average of 25.5 points per game, and the Tigers are allowing an average of 33 points per contest.


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