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November 13, 2013

GC Football: Playoff Preview —Frost tries to make some history

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Corsicana —

Region III-1A DII

Bi-district

Frost vs. Overton

7:30 p.m. Thursday

At Palestine’s

Wildcat Stadium

RECORDS: Frost is 5-5. Overton is 3-6.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: Frost: RB Robert Worley, RB Alex Cruz, TE/DE Colton Clayton,    RB Woody Woods. Overton: RB/LB Jamal Kelly,  WR Damion Dennis, QB Brayton Price, RB Eric Hatton.

 UPDATE: Both teams have deceiving records ... Frost is 5-5 but with a few breaks could be 8-2 or 9-1 ... and Overton played a difficult non-district schedule, but went 3-1 in the district race to finish second and is the higher seed in this game despite having a losing record ... the Mustangs are led by Kelly, a big physical back who runs behind a big OL ... Overton brought back 18 starters form last year’s playoff team ... Frost has been led by Worley (885 yards on 133 carries and 10 TDs) and Woods (684 yards and 7 TDs) and has seen the emergence of Cruz 212 yards on 38 carries) down the stretch ... and QB Zach terry has improved all year ... the Polar Bears had a bye week to get ready for the playoffs.

— Mike Phillips

 

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