The stage is set for a titanic clash under the bright lights of AT&T Stadium as the undefeated Timpson Bears (15-0) clash with the determined Tolar Rattlers (14-1) in the UIL 2A D1 Texas State Football Championships on Wednesday, December 13th at 7 PM ET. This championship showdown pits the Bears’ offensive firepower against the Rattlers’ defensive grit, promising a nail-biting spectacle for Texas high school football fans.
How to Watch
What it is: Texas Varsity Boys Football
Matchup: Tolar Rattlers vs. Timpson Bears
Date: Wednesday Dec. 13, 2023
Time: 7pm ET
Locations: AT&T Stadium, Arlington TX – Tolar, TX
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Bear Mauling Offense: Ranked #76 in the state and averaging a staggering 53.6 points per game, the Timpson Bears are an offensive juggernaut. Quarterback Terry Bussey is a dual-threat maestro, leading the charge with 178.5 passing yards and 145.9 rushing yards per game. Running back Jj Garner complements Bussey’s prowess with his 16.4 points per game, while the Bears’ offensive line paves the way for their dominant ground attack.
Rattler Resilience: Don’t underestimate the #121-ranked Tolar Rattlers. Their defense, averaging 60.9 tackles per game, is a brick wall led by linebacker Drake Owens’ 8.7 tackles per game. Quarterback Isaac Blessing orchestrates a balanced attack, averaging 116.9 passing yards and 194.8 total yards per game, while Peyton Brown’s 9.8 points per game solidify their offensive presence. The Rattlers are a team that thrives on opportunistic defense and capitalizing on mistakes, making them a dangerous contender.
- Terry Bussey vs. Drake Owens: Can Bussey’s dual-threat prowess overcome Owens’ tackling dominance?
- Timpson’s Offensive Line vs. Tolar’s Pass Rush: Can the Bears’ offensive line protect Bussey and pave the way for Garner, or will the Rattlers’ pass rush force turnovers and disrupt their rhythm?
- Isaac Blessing vs. Timpson’s Secondary: Will Blessing find his receivers for big plays, or will the Bears’ lockdown secondary force him into interceptions?
Undefeated Glory or Rattler Redemption? This championship game promises a clash of contrasting styles. Will the Timpson Bears’ offensive juggernaut overpower the Tolar Rattlers’ defensive might and secure an undefeated season? Or will the Rattlers’ opportunistic defense and resilient spirit pull off a stunning upset and claim the title?
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