Football Friday Night- Area Round
Four El Paso-area teams entered action in the Area Round of the Texas High School Football Playoffs and three teams moved on to the Regional Round. Let's take a look at how each team fared in there games.
Canutillo lead only 17-10 over San Angelo Lake View before the Eagles scored ten fourth quarter points to pull away 27-10. Canutillo had 207 rushing yards and three touchdowns combined by Andrew Alarcon (13 carries, 97 yards, 1 TD), Javier Gomez (15 carries, 59 yards, 1 TD), and Ben Galaviz (5 carries, 51 yards, 1 TD).
Del Valle was led by 251 passing yards and 225 yards rushing by Steven Montez in the Conquistadores 38-17 victory over Amarillo Palo Duro.
Eastlake trailed Lubbock Cooper 14-11 entering the fourth quarter before the Falcons scored 21 unanswered points in the final quarter to advance into the Regional Round with a 32-14 win.
Canyon Randall pulled away from close 21-13 halftime lead to defeat Andress 49-33.
With their triumphs, the coaches and players of the Canutillo Eagles, Del Valle Conquistadores, and Eastlake Falcons will be away from their families for the Thanksgiving holiday as they will be on the road looking to advance past the Regional Round of the Texas High School Football Playoffs.
Let's look at their match-ups:
5A Div 1
Friday, November 28
Del Valle (11-1) vs Aledo (11-1), 3 pm, Midland, Grande Communications Stadium
5A Div 2
Saturday, November 29
Canutillo (11-1) vs Azle (11-1), 3 pm, Midland, Grande Communications Stadium
Eastlake (9-3) vs Everman (8-4), 1 pm, Odessa, Ratliff Stadium
As all the El Paso teams will once again be travelling this week, we will have no coverage on the air but will be updating the results of each team's outcomes next week. We will be speaking to you again on December 20, 2014 for the Greater El Paso Football Showcase All-Star Game.