The Frenship Tigers and Southlake Carroll Dragons will square off in the second round of the 2023 UIL 6A D2 Texas State Football Championships on Thursday, November 16, 2023 at 6:30pm ET at People’s Bank Stadium in Wolfforth, TX.
What it is: Texas High School Football
Matchup: Frenship Tigers vs. Southlake Carroll Dragons
Time: Thursday Nov 16, 2023, 6:30pm ET
Game Type: Playoffs
Bracket: 2023 UIL 6A D2 Texas State Football Championships
Round: Second Round
Locations: Peaple Bank Staium – Wolfforth, TX
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The Tigers enter the game with a 9-2 record, while the Dragons have a 10-1 record. The Dragons have the better offense, averaging 55.8 points per game, while the Tigers have the better defense, allowing just 47.4 points per game.
The Tigers are led by senior quarterback Jack Miller, who has thrown for over 2,500 yards and 30 touchdowns this season. Miller also has a strong running game, with over 500 yards and 10 touchdowns on the ground.
The Dragons are led by senior running back Ben Peterson, who has rushed for over 1,500 yards and 20 touchdowns this season. Peterson is also a threat in the passing game, with over 300 yards receiving and five touchdowns.
This game is expected to be a high-scoring game, with both teams having explosive offenses. The outcome of the game will likely come down to which team can make the most stops on defense.
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I predict that the Southlake Carroll Dragons will win this game, 45-35.
The Southlake Carroll Dragons are the better team overall. They have the better offense, the better quarterback, and the better passing game. The Frenship Tigers have a good defense, but they will need to play a perfect game in order to stop the Dragons’ offense.
The key to the game will be the Tigers’ ability to slow down the Dragons’ passing game. The Dragons have a strong passing game that is averaging over 300 yards per game. The Tigers will need to get their pass rush involved in order to stop the Dragons’ passing game.
The Tigers also need to avoid costly turnovers. The Dragons have forced 20 turnovers this season. If the Tigers can avoid turnovers, they will have a chance to win this game.
The Dragons are the favorites to win this game, but the Tigers are a dangerous opponent. If the Tigers can slow down the Dragons’ passing game and force them into turnovers, they have a chance to win this game.