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Bearcat nation we will see you next week as your Aledo Bearcats play for the Class 5A State Championship at AT&T Stadium Friday night at 8.
FRIDAY NIGHT AT 8 FRIDAY NIGHT AT 8 FRIDAY NIGHT AT 8
SORRY, ITS FRIDAY NIGHT NOT SATURDAY. GOT EXCITED
Donnie Evans with his 1st high school interception
Bearcat Nation: Your Aledo Bearcats will play for the Class 5A Division 2 State Championship next week at AT&T Stadium Saturday at 8 p.m. against the Calallen Wildcats. .
Michael Jordan puts the nail in the coffin and scores from 2 yards out Aledo 38 Poteet 14 2:58 4th qtr
The final from the Alamodome: Calallen 31 College Station 30
Aledo ball at the 14, 4:02 left in the game Aledo 31 Poteet 14
Aledo ball at the 9
Duncan gets the fumble recovery for Aledo!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Wyatt Harris with the tackle at the 34
Poteet now at the 44 5:14 left
Poteet ball on the 25 with 5:35 left in the game Aledo 31-14
Davis with a qb keeper into the end zone, Aledo leads Poteet 31-14 with 5:45 left in the game
2nd and goal from the 2
Poteet calls timeout with 6:27 left in the game. Aledo leads 24-14 and has a 1st and goal from the 6
1st and goal fro Aledo
Aledo has the ball on the 16, Donnie Evans in for Jase
Jase carries 3 defenders to the 20, that was a huge play 1st down
3rd and 1 from the 39 for Aledo, 8:14 left in the game
Aledo is really feeding the ball to Jase, run to the 48, 1st down 9:31 left Aledo 24 Poteet 14
Scoring up date from the Alamodome, Calallen 31 College Station 30 4th qtr 3:21 left
Jase with a big run to the 26, 1st down
We are now in the 4th qtr. Aledo 24 Poteet 14 Aledo has the ball on the 11, 2nd and 5
Great punt from Poteet, Aledo will have the ball at the 6
Poteet tries a fake punt but illegal motion negates their first down,
Bearcat blitz forces a pass out of bounds, Poteet to punt 0:24 3rd qtr
3rd and 8 from the 43 for Poteet
2nd and 10 from the 45 for Poteet
Colt Ellison with a shoestring tackle at the 45
Poteet gets a first down at the 44
Mesquite will have the ball on the 34 after a good return, 3:18 3rd qtr
Quinn Davis puts hit through to give Aledo a 24-14 lead at the 3:26 mark of the 3rd qtr.
Jase is brought down short, Aledo will try a 38 yard field goal
Davis hands off to Jase, he carries the ball to the 18, 3rd and 1
Pass interference on Poteet, Aledo ball on the 26, 5:31 3rd qtr
2nd and 7 from the 41 for Aledo
Big run for Jase, but Aledo is called for holding. Now 2nd down and 7 from the 46, 6:56 3rd qtr Aledo 21 Poteet 14
Jase with a carry to the 43, 1st down
Ball on the 28 fro Aledo
Donnie Evans is not playing on offense tonight. He is playing free safety due to some injuries in Aledo’s defense.
Donnie Evans with a fingertip pass break up, 4th down
Ellison forces the qb to throw out of bounds
Wes Harris with a tackle this time on the qb keeper, 2nd and 9
Qb keeper to the 42 for Poteet, 9:23 3rd qtr
Mask with the tackle at the 20,
Pass to Logan is over his head, Aledo to punt
Jordan is tackled for a loss, 3rd and 8 from the 27
Jase takes a knee in the end zone, Aledo ball on the 25 to start the 3rd qtr
Both teams are coming back out on the field, Aledo will receive
Bearcat nation, we have a game on our hands tonight. This Poteet team is showing why they have knocked off 2 top ten teams in a row to get here tonight. Aledo really needs to tighten up their defense and find and answer for this Poteet passing game,
The other semi final game that is being played at the Alamodome has College Station leading Calallen 16-12 at halftime.
The clock was at 0:02 left in the half, the referees said that Poteet did not have enough time to snap the ball so the said we are at halftime to the huge dismay of the Poteet fans. Anyway, halftime here at The Star in Frisco and Aledo leads Poteet 21-14 in this state semi finals game.
Complete pass at the 24, 0:08
Poteet with a qb carry to the 49, 0:16 left Poteet time out
Poteet brings the kick off back to the 31, 0:29 2nd qtr
Davis finds Preston for a Bearcat touchdown, Aledo 21 Poteet 14 0:35 2nd qtr
Trawick picks up the fumble and gets the ball to the 38, 0:52
Chop block on Poteet, ball on the 47, 1st and 25
Hunter Rosson is called for pass interference at the 30, ball at the 32 for Poteet 1:07 2nd qtr
Ball at the 38 for Poteet
Poteet has Aledo figured out right now. They are coming right up the middle on and getting sacks on the Bearcats. 4th and 23 from the 17. Aledo to punt with 1:46
3rd and 17 for Aledo
Jase is caught in the backfield, 2nd and 17
Bearcats hold on 3rd down, Poteet to punt, Wyatt Harris calls for a fair catch at the 30. Tied at 14 2:32
Hale and James in on the tackle, 3rd and 26
Big game James with a huge tackle, loss of 10, 2nd and 25
5:05 left in the 2nd qtr, tied at 14
Poteet gets the first down at the 22 with a qb keeper
Poteet ball at the 13, 3rd and 6
THAT WAS HUGE ALEDO FANS!!!!!!!
Davis finds Rosson for a 32 yard touchdown , score at the 6:42 mark is 14 all
Hunter is dropped for a 5 yard loss, 2nd and 15
Jase with a delayed hand off to the 28
Jase takes the hand off to the 49, 1st down 7:54 2nd qtr
Davis pass to Preston is good for a first down at the 42
Bearcat ball on the 25
OK, let’s see how the Bearcats react to this mis hap
Davis is hit in the back as he tries to pass and Poteet picks up the fumble and scores a touchdown . score now is Poteet 14 Aledo 7 9:10 2nd qtr.
Jordan takes a knee in the end zone, ball on the 25
Back for Aledo is Brannon
Poteet gets on the board with a 78 yard touchdown pass, we are tied at 7 here in the 2nd qtr. with 9:19 remaining
Hale tackle at the 22, 1st down
Arlt on the tackle at the 14, 2nd and 8
McCoy’s punt pins Poteet back at the 12
Davis pass to Hayden Hyles falls incomplete, Aledo to punt
Coach Woods calls timeout. 2nd qtr. 10:47 Aledo leads Mesquite 7-0
Aledo ball at the 36, 3rd and 9
Bearcat ball at the 42
The Bearcat defense main concern right now is Poteet’s quarterback. He is very fast and hard to tackle.
End of the first qtr. Aledo 7 Poteet 0
Poteet had a 4th down and went for it. Pass to the end zone is incomplete. Bearcat ball at the 29, Aledo 7-0
Pass complete at the 29, 1st down Poteet
Rhett Harris with a big time needed sack, 3rd and 13
The Poteet receiver made an unbelievable one handed catch at the 35
Poteet ball at the 17, 2nd and 5
Dillon’s pass falls incomplete, Poteet ball at the 13. Just as good as a punt. Now Aledo just needs to force a 3 and out and they will have good field position. 2:07 1st qtr Aledo 7-0
4th down fro Aledo from the 12, Aledo to go for it on 4th and 3
Hunter Rosson with a direct snap, run to the 15
Aledo is called for a hold, 2nd and 14 from the 23
Jefferis hauls in the deep pass from Davis at the 19
3rd and 8 from the 36 for Aledo
Davis finds Hunter Rosson with a first down catch at the 34
Michael Jordan with a carry to the 18, 3rd and 7
Aledo has the ball at the 15, 6:45 1st qtr.
Aledo’s defense stops the 3rd and 1 and force a 4th down and Poteet to punt
Torres with a tackle at the 34, 3rd and 1
Poteet with a bis pass play but they are called for a block in the back
Webb with a great break up of a pass attempt
Poteet will begin again at the 25, 1st qtr. 8:13 Aledo 7-0
Daniels tees up the ball
McClellan follows Big Game James into the end zone for the Bearcat touchdown, at the 8:13 mark of the 1st qtr. Aledo leads Poteet 7-0.
Dillion Davis hands off to Jase
McClellan and he runs to the 3, 1st and goal
McClellan gets the first down with a carry to the 43
Davis hits Logan Bridges for a 6 yard gain
Wyatt Harris gets the interception for Aledo and returns the ball to the 29. 10:17 1st qtr.
Poteet tries the middle, 3rd and 9 from the 32
Poteet in the hurry up, pass to the 33
Will Trawick gets the first tackle for Aledo at the 33
Poteet will start on the 25
Well, we have had the national anthem, coin toss, and now it is time for the rubber to hit the road
Captains for Aledo are Brodie Sharp, Wes Harris, and Dillion Davis. Aledo won the toss and has deferred to the 2nd half
Aledo uniforms are all black and Poteet has dark green pants with white jerseys and white helmets
The Bearcats are coming onto the field to warm up and run through the Bearcat banner. I will give you updates of the other state semi finals game tonight. Calallen is playing College Station at the Alamodome the same time our game is being played.
Aledo is on a mission this year. This team has had one
focus, that is to get to next week’s state championship game at AT&T
Poteet is having another tremendous season. They have a
7 game winning streak and has knocked out 2 state ranked top ten teams to get
No doubt, even though all the players have graduated
from both teams, this is a “payback game” for Poteet. They were having one of
the biggest turn around seasons in Texas football history and Aledo ended their
Matthew Bishop handed the ball off to Jonathan Gray
and he followed his big line into the end zone for a 29-27 win.
Tonight’s game is an old re-match match up from long
ago. Both these teams faced each other almost 6 years to the date, (12/10/10)
in the same scenario as tonight. State semi- finals at Newsome stadium.
This is the new Dallas Cowboy practice facility and
ladies and gentleman, it is everything that Mr. Jones said it was!
As you can imagine the stands are packed with fans on
both sides and fans of Texas high school football.
Hello Bearcat Nation and welcome to the state
semi-finals of the 2016-2017 high school football playoffs between your #1
state ranked Aledo Bearcats (14-0) and the Mesquite Poteet Pirates (11-3).
Tonight’s game is being played at the brand new 1.5-billion-dollar Star in
Once a Bearcat, always a Bearcat. University of Texas grad Jonathan Gray cheering on the Bearcats.
From the pressbox