COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Defending champion Celina used a
48-12 win over Waco Reicher to remain in contention after the first
day of the 7-on-7 state championship.
Crane, one of four unbeaten teams Thursday, edged Celina 35-34
in pool play. Crane also beat Wellington 27-13.
Diboll and Navasota, also Class 3A teams, swept their pools and
opened the single-elimination bracket play with victories. Diboll
defeated Kirbyville in overtime, 34-28. Navasota beat La Villa,
Houston Second Baptist, a private school, was 3-0 in its
four-team pool, but lost to Class 2A New Waverly 35-31 in the
opening round of bracket play.