The Whiteface Antelopes (11-0) are poised to face off against the Borden County Coyotes (10-1) in an electrifying second-round matchup of the 2023 UIL 6-Man 1A D1 Texas State Football Championships on Friday, November 17th, 2023, at 7 pm ET at Slaton High School in Slaton, TX.
What it is: Texas High School Football
Matchup: Whiteface Antelopes vs. Borden County Coyotes
Time: Friday Nov 17, 2023, 7pm ET
Game Type: Playoffs
Bracket: 2023 UIL 6-Man 1A D1 Texas State Football Championships
Round: Second Round
Locations: Slaton High School, TX
Live Stream: Watch here
Both teams have demonstrated exceptional offensive firepower throughout the season, with the Antelopes averaging an impressive 57.0 points per game and the Coyotes matching their opponents with an average of 52.3 points per game. The Antelopes boast a dynamic rushing attack led by Ethan Kauffman, who averages 140.0 rushing yards per game, while the Coyotes showcase a balanced offensive attack, spearheaded by quarterback Ishmael Rodriguez, who averages 265.0 total yards per game.
Despite their contrasting offensive styles, the two teams have never faced each other in the past, adding an extra layer of intrigue and excitement to this highly anticipated encounter.
The key to this game will be which team can establish control early on and impose their offensive rhythm. The Antelopes’ high-powered offense could prove too much for the Coyotes’ defense to handle, while the Coyotes’ balanced attack could potentially disrupt the Antelopes’ defensive scheme.
I predict that the Whiteface Antelopes will emerge victorious in this closely contested matchup, with a score of 54-48. The Antelopes’ offensive firepower and their recent momentum are likely to give them an edge.
The game will be broadcast live on the NFHS Network. You can also watch the game on-demand on the NFHS Network app or website.
Don’t forget to cheer on your favorite team and show your school spirit!
Go Antelopes! Go Coyotes!