High School Football

Grapevine defeats Birdville, shares district title

Grapevine quarterback Alan Bowman completed 18 of 27 passes for 196 yards and three touchdowns as the Mustangs defeated Birdville 45-15 at the BISD Fine Arts/Athletics Complex.

The Mustangs clinced a share of the District 8-5A title with Colleyville Heritage and Richland.

Grapevine will play Fort Worth Southwest at 7 p.m. Friday at Pennington Field in the 5A Division II bi-district round.

Key players: Grapevine quarterback Cade Rhodes completed 5 of 10 passes for 124 yards and a touchdown. Birdville quarterback Clayton Beeter completed 30 of 54 passes for 202 yards and two touchdowns.

Key stats: Grapevine gained 467 yards to 283 for Birdville.

Records: Grapevine, 9-1, 6-1 District 8-5A; Birdville, 5-5, 3-4

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