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HOUSTON — Despite a late safety, Brenham hung on to beat Houston Heights 42-38 on Saturday in a nondistrict football game at Delmar Stadium.

NEW WAVERLY — Leon scored a pair of touchdowns and shut out New Waverly in the second half, but the Bulldogs held on for a 23-20 win over the Cougars on Friday.

FRANKLIN — Franklin’s slot-T offense is known more for eating up yards and clock than quickly getting down field, but the Lions proved they can do both on Friday night.

LEXINGTON — Rockdale scored the first three touchdowns and rolled to a 45-13 nondistrict victory over the Lexington Eagles on Friday night.

Snook beat Waco Texas Wind 60-12 in its homecoming game Friday night at Allen Academy’s Baker Field. It was the first win of head coach Boone Patterson’s tenure with the Bluejays.

CAMERON — Cameron’s quarterbacks completed all 13 passes on Friday the 13th to lead the Yoemen to a 68-34 romp over the Gatesville Hornets.

HEARNE – The Cornerstone Christian Warriors from San Antonio remained unbeaten with a 51-7 nondistrict victory over Hearne on Friday. Hearne dropped to 1-2.

NORMANGEE – Normangee grabbed a 37-12 nondistrict victory over the Lovelady Lions in a battle of 0-2 teams that gave Panther first-year coach Keith Sitton his first victory.

CENTERVILLE — The Centerville football team picked up its first victory of the season as freshman Paxton Hancock rushed for 151 yards and a touchdown in a 22-13 win over Trinity in nondistrict play Friday night.

MILANO – Class 2A-Division II’s 10th-ranked Bremond Tigers defeated the Milano Eagles 44-6 in nondistrict Friday night.

BURTON — The Shiner Comanches used a balanced attack to power their way to a 49-0 nondistrict victory over the Burton Panthers in a matchup of Top 10 teams Friday night.

HOUSTON — Brazos Christian senior Bryce Steel threw for the game’s first five touchdowns as the Eagles rolled to a 54-0 nondistrict victory over the KIPP Houston Kerberos on Friday night.

Nickolaus Victoria ran for two touchdowns, and Quin’Terrious Taylor and Creed Pierce each ran for one to help lead the Bryan freshman Silver football team past Rudder 24-0 on Wednesday.

Quarterback Trace Brightwell had seven total touchdowns, and St. Joseph routed Temple Holy Trinity 55-6 on Friday in a game that was ended at halftime.

Allen Academy quarterback Brandon Boyd threw for two touchdowns and ran in two more, helping the Rams to a 46-0 win over McDade in nondistrict action Friday.

LEON – Anderson-Shiro senior Zacarrius Haynes ran wild, and the Owls beat Leon 40-21 in nondistrict play Friday night.