Lobos finish 4-1 in state 7-on-7 football tournament
From Staff Reports
July 21, 2012 at 11 p.m.
COLLEGE STATION - Plano defeated Manvel 45-28 Saturday at Texas A&M's Kyle Field to win the Division I 7-on-7 high school football state championship.
Led by tournament MVP quarterback Richard Lagow who threw for seven touchdowns in the final game, Plano enjoyed upsets against Rosenberg Terry in the quarterfinals and Arlington Bowie in the semifinals.
Plano led by two scores most of the game and an interception with the clock dwindling by Tim Yoder closed out the victory giving Plano its first state championship in their 10th year of making it.
The consolation final saw John Tyler defeat O'Connor 49-28 with quarterback Greg Ward throwing five touchdowns.
John Tyler had four interceptions in the game with Darion Flowers and Isaac Warren returning theirs for touchdowns consecutively to end the game.
NOTES: After finishing 3-0 in pool play on Friday with wins over Wylie (20-14), Edcouch (33-28) and Jersey Village (54-41), Longview went 1-1 in Division I championship bracket play on Saturday.
The Lobos opened the day with a 26-18 win over Wichita Falls Rider, but fell to DeSoto in the second round (40-20).