GRANBURY - Stephenville (5-2, 4-0) visits Granbury (0-7, 0-4) in District 8-4A play at Pirate Stadium tonight. A win for the Yellow Jackets would clinch a trip to the state football playoffs for the sixth straight year and 20th time in the last 21 seasons.
Granbury is looking to end its 23-game winning streak. The Pirates have not won since week four of the 2007 season. They have already secured the worst three-year span in school history.
The weather is beautiful - cool with clear skies and a slight breeze out of the north. Check back throughout the night for scoring updates.
Stephenville 7, Granbury 0 9:30 (1)
After a quick three and out for Granbury, Stephenville used just two plays to jump out to the lead. Connor Washington hit Cole Stokes with a 51-yard pass for the score.
Stephenville 7, Granbury 3 9:56 (2)
Maximillian Heap hit a 36-yard field goal to get Granbury on the board.
Stephenville 14, Granbury 3 5:42 (3)
James Myles carried the ball nine times on an 11-yard drive, including a three-yard scoring run.
Stephenville 17, Granbury 3 Halftime
German Chavarria hit a 26-yard field goal for Stephenville with only three seconds left in the first half. Granbury had a chance to return the ensuing kickoff for a half-ending touchdown, but return man Matt Slemmons, the first cousin of Stephenville linebacker Jared Slemmons, slipped and fell 30 yards into the return with nothing but green grass ahead.
Stephenville 24, Granbury 3 8:29 (3)
Stephenville sophomore Tyler Floyd intercepted a Granbury pass and returned it 17 yards to the end zone. The Yellow Jackets have now scored on either defense or special teams in six straight games.
Stephenville 31, Granbury 3 3:51 (3)
Washington just hit Charlie Riola for a five-yard touchodwn.
Stephenville 31, Granbury 3 Final
Stephenville secures playoff spot for the sixth straight year and 20th time in the last 21 seasons.