The Mansfield football team used to have a serious rivalry with Arlington, but not being in the same district meant the teams had only faced off twice in the past 14 years. But Friday, the rivalry starts up again, and Mansfield coach Dan Maberry can’t wait.
Football pundits across the state hail District 10-5A as one of, if not the, toughest out there – in any classification. By virtue of being an eight-team league, 10-5A got underway this past week while many teams were either idle or finishing up non-district slates. That means half the teams, including Mansfield Timberview, Mansfield Legacy and Mansfield Summit, are already behind the eight-ball.
Mansfield’s girls cross country teams won their fourth meet in a row and the boys recently picked up a team title at the Burleson Centennial meet, but scrolling through the results had some redundancy.