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The top three teams 26-2A won their bi-district basketball games Monday night. District champ Snook breezed to a 49-9 victory over Holland at Cameron High School, 26-2A runner-up Normangee downed Milano 66-34 in Caldwell, and 26-2A third-place finisher Somerville defeated Hearne 74-52 at The…

BURNET – Top-ranked Mason rolled to a 63-0 victory over Milano in Class 2A Division I bi-district action Friday.

Offensive player of the week: Franklin senior Clayton Rosprim carried 23 times for 271 yards and two touchdowns, including a 70-yarder, helping the Lions hand Diboll its first loss of the season in a 34-20 victory.

ROSEBUD — Kathen Funburg threw for 143 yards and three touchdowns and ran for the decisive touchdown to lead Milano past Rosebud-Lott 35-28 on Friday in District 13-2A Division I.

Offensive player of the week: Rudder senior running back Byron Moore pulled the Rangers out of a sluggish first half, rumbling for 276 yards and four touchdowns on 12 carries in their 52-10 win over Cleveland.

MILANO — Kathen Funburg threw for 111 yards and two touchdowns, ran for 108 yards and another TD and intercepted a pass on defense to help Milano beat Marlin 38-13 in District 13-2A Division I play Friday.

THORNDALE — Thorndale’s Luke Leschber and Jagger Rubio each rushed for more than 100 yards to lead the Bulldogs to a 35-14 victory over the Milano Eagles in District 13-2A Division I play.

MILANO — Javareyon Bailey caught a 77-yard touchdown pass from Micah Smith with 3:13 left to cap Hearne’s fourth-quarter rally as the Eagles came back to beat Milano 27-21 on Friday in District 13-2A Division I play.

THRALL — Milano’s Kathen Funburg threw a 58-yard touchdown pass to Devonte Jones early in the third quarter to give the Eagles a lead, and they held on to open District 13-2A Division I play with a 14-13 win over Thrall on Friday.

BREMOND — Milano senior quarterback Kathen Funburg accounted for 184 yards and two touchdowns to power the Eagles to a 25-22 nondistrict victory over the Bremond Tigers on Friday night.

MILANO: The Burton Panthers, ranked 10th in Class 2A, rolled to a 47-16 nondistrict victory over the Milano Eagles on Friday night. Burton (1-1) was able to bounce back from a season-opening 54-20 loss to 3A state-ranked Lexington.

Caldwell def. Franklin 25-19, 25-18, 22-25, 25-14. FRANKLIN — Emma Ely 9 kills, 4 aces, 3 digs; Karly Leamon 8 kills, 1 dig, 1 assist; Grace Callen 22 assists, 12 digs, 6 kills, 1 ace; Tiana Wade 15 digs, 5 kills; Larissa Mendoza 9 digs, 4 kills, 1 assist; Makinzie Tomascik 20 digs; Kyla Ken…

MILANO: The Rosebud-Lott volleyball team grabbed a 23-25, 25-23, 25-20, 22-25, 15-8 nondistrict victory over Milano on Friday.

The 2017 Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 2A all-state high school football team, released Sunday. Voting based on regular-season performance. Players are listed in alphabetical order at each position.

BUDA — Milano stayed with Falls City through three quarters but couldn’t catch the Beavers in the fourth, losing 40-20 in the Class 2A Division II regional playoffs Friday.

Eagle sports writers Maria McIlwain and Jeffrey Perkins recap A&M Consolidated's season-ending loss to Hutto and look ahead to College Station-Port Neches-Groves and other regional football matchups across the Brazos Valley in the high school football podcast.

MARION — Quarterback Kyle King and the Milano offense got going early and paved the way to a 56-20 victory over Woodsboro in the Class 2A Division II area playoffs Friday.

KENEDY — Milano opened the Class 2A Division II playoffs with a 41-0 shutout of D’Hanis on Friday.

Milano native Ryan “Cowboy” Karl returns to the ring to face Kareem Martin in an eight-round light welterweight boxing match Friday at the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center in Flint, Michigan.