Carrizo Springs and Pearsall are both heading into their Friday matchup this week after winning their previous games. Pearsall didn't have too much trouble with Devine in its last game, where Pearsall won 29 - 9. As for Carrizo Springs, it got a somewhat close 20 - 14 victory over Poteet last week.
After a slow start in Pearsall's last game, it made a splash in the second half by scoring 21 to clinch the victory. Senior Oscar Cubriel deserves a lot of the credit as he ran for 131 yards and also punched in two touchdowns. The win got Pearsall up to 9-0.
Meanwhile, Carrizo Springs's victory last week was the first back-to-back wins for the squad this season. No one had a larger role in the success than junior Dylan Alfaro, who brought his A game into the contest. He earned one touchdown and 111 yards rushing the ball. Additional support came from senior Matthew Castro, a defensive powerhouse who racked up 13 tackles. The win lifted Carrizo Springs to 3-6.
Of course, Carrizo Springs and Pearsall can't both win again this week, so we'll learn on Friday which team falters and which extends its success.