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Daingerfield (9-3) vs. Newton (12-0)

Thu, 12/6, 7:30pm, Martin Stadium, Lufkin

Note: Game has moved to Thursday due to weather forecast.

Daingerfield Newton
9-3 Record 12-0
David Nelson Coach WT Johnson
9-3 Record with School 94-15
9-3 Overall Record 94-15
UNR AP Rank 1
9 Max Preps Rank 1
5 THSCA Regional Rank 1
596 Points Scored 695
49.67 Points/Game 57.92
2 Class State Rank 1
218 Points Allowed 98
18.17 Allowed/Game 8.17
20 Class State Rank 1
31.50 Point Differential/Game 49.75
6 Class State Rank 1

 

Rivalry History

These teams have played three times in the playoffs with winner of each game winning the state championship.

The teams played in the state championship in 1998 Newton winning the game 21-0. Daingerfield won their state quarterfinal match ups against Newton in 2008 (21-8) and 2009 (26-6) and went on to win the state championship those years.

Daingerfield Year-To-Date
Week 1 – Gunter – L 14-27
Week 3 – New Boston – W 52-8
Week 4 – De Kalb – W 66-14
Week 5 – Elysian Fields – L 38-41
Week 7 – Ore City – W 78-19
Week 8 – Queen City – W 48-0
Week 9 – Waskom – L 18-45
Week 10 – Omaha Pewitt – W 50-14
Week 11 – Diana New Diana – W 58-7
Week 12 – Anderson-Shiro – W 64-13
Week 13 – Big Sandy Harmony – W 48-30
Week 14 – Corrigan-Camden – W 62-0

Newton Year-To-Date
Week 1 – Kirbyville – W 71-0
Week 2 – Silsbee – W 56-14
Week 3 – West Orange-Stark – W 21-7
Week 5 – Gilmer – W 51-31
Week 7 – Kountze – W 70-0
Week 8 – Hemphill – W 65-20
Week 9 – New Waverly – W 61-0
Week 10 – Corrigan-Camden – W 56-7
Week 11 – Anderson-Shiro – W 47-0
Week 12 – Omaha Pewitt – W 69-0
Week 13 – Grand Saline – W 59-5
Week 14 – Troup – W 69-14

Projections
Calpreps – Newton by 17
Massey Ratings – Newton by 27
Tony’s Pick – Newton