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Goliad Football Regional Playoff Preview

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Goliad football has been this way before, and it's experience is showing. In a tie game in the third quarter of their 3A Division I Area playoff with Hallettsville, the Tigers broke the game open with 14 points in the third. Dontavion Clay had an 81-yard punt return for a touchdown in the first half, and followed that with a 45-yard pick-six in the fourth. I asked Goliad football head coach Bobby Nicholson what his team did to take control in the second half. "Basically we made some adjustments at halftime and it made our offense get a little bit of momentum going. Then we just played good the second half. Our defense played good all night." Goliad football is in the 3A Division I Regional playoff round for the third straight year.
Now the Tigers have another big area showdown in the Regional round. It's Goliad vs. Edna Friday night at 7:30 at Victoria Memorial Stadium. 

Here are this week's area high school football regional playoff details.
4A Division II

Cuero 70, Crystal City 7. The Gobblers, now 11-0, will face Navarro in the Regional round Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Heroes Stadium in San Antonio.

3A Division I

Yoakum 49, George West 21. The Bulldogs, now 11-1, will face district rival Van Vleck in the Regional round. That game will be played Saturday, December 2, at 6:00 p.m. at Katy Legacy Field. Yoakum beat the Leopards on Cctober 27, 49-12.

3A Division I

Edna 45, Lyford 7. The Cowboys, now 8-4, will face Goliad in the Regional round. That game will be Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Victoria Memorial Stadium.
3A Division I

Goliad 37, Hallettsville 14. The Brahmas finish with a 9-2 record. The Tigers, now 10-1, face Edna in the Regional round. That game will be Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Victoria Memorial Stadium. 

Gates open: 6:15pm

Presale tickets will be available @ the Athletic Office, MS & ES offices Tuesday @ 10am - Friday @ 2pm. 

Adults $7 / Students $4  *ALL Tickets @ Gate $7.00

Passes Accepted: THSCA, TGCA, Dist. 14 & 15AAA, Sr. Citizen Passes

$2 charge for parking

3A Division II

Tidehaven 58, Skidmore-Tynan 29. The Tigers, now 11-0 on the season, will play Lexington in the Regional round. That game will be Friday at 7:30 p.m. in Hallettsville.
2A Division I

Refugio 47, Thorndale 13. The Bobcats, with a 10-1 record,  will now face Holland next Friday at 7:00 p.m. at Gustafson Stadium in San Antonio. 

Refugio will be home, Holland will be visitor.  $7 and $5 everything at the gate.  15AA, 13AA, THSCA passes will be accepted.

2A Division I

Yorktown 34, Thrall 26. The Wildcats, with an 8-4 record, will face Mason in the Regional round. That game will be Friday at 7:00 p.m. at Edgewood Veterans Stadium in San Antonio.
 

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