Arlington Colts 14, Martin Warriors 28
Arlington Martin won its fifth district game 28-14 on Friday night over Arlington in a hard-fought, evenly matched battle at Maverick Stadium in Arlington. Both teams’ quarterbacks led the offensive charge for their respective teams.
Key players: For the Warriors, quarterback Brayden Willis threw for 69 yards and ran for 193 yards. Junior running back Montrell Smith ran for 45 yards on seven carries. Wide receiver Sorrell Brown caught two passes for 42 yards and one touchdown. For the Colts, running back Kenland McCray ran for 51 yards on 16 carries. Senior quarterback D’Montae Davis ran for 157 yards on 23 carries. Junior wide receiver Trey Cleveland caught two passes for 26 yards.
Key stat: Both teams defenses forced turnovers with Arlington recovering two fumbles and Martin one.
Records: Arlington Colts 7-2, 4-2 4-6A; Martin Warriors 8-1, 5-1