As we gear up for the final week of the high school football season, there are numerous area teams that have a chance to do something special, finish the regular season undefeated.
Newton enters week 10 at a perfect 9 and 0.
With a win over Union Grove, Garrison will be undefeated heading into the playoffs. The Bulldogs have given up a total of 20 points in league play.
Corrigan is one victory away from running the table. The Bulldogs have scored over 50 points five times this season.
West Sabine needs to knock off Grapeland to finish the regular season at 9 and 0. The Tigers have put up over 60 points five times this year. And Colmesneil can wrap up a perfect regular season with a win on the road in week 10.
As for teams that are fighting for their playoff lives in this last week.
The winner between Diboll and Huntington makes the playoffs, the loser is out. That is the Red Zone game of the week.
Rusk and Mexia are battling for the fourth and final playoff spot in district 19-3A.
San Augustine needs a win over Cushing to claim the 3rd spot in district 10-1A division 1.
Shelbyville meanwhile needs a win and a San Augustine loss to get 3rd.
Lovelady needs a victory on the road over Normangee to get in. A loss eliminates them from the post-season.