GAME DAY: Playoffs Round One: Carter vs Kennedale

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So far the 2015 Wildcats are following the script set by the

2014 Cats ? go undefeated, win the district title, earn a #4 state AP ranking

with an over-powering running game that leads the area featuring a top

rusher. There are some definite variations

as no two teams are alike, but, so far, the results are the same. {{more}}

backstory ?
Kennedale and Carter met five games ago with the Wildcats coming away with a 70-27. The Wildcats went on to a 10-0, 5-0 record and a district championship in 5-4A. The Cowboys finished the regular season with a 3-7, 2-3 record and fourth place in district 6-4A. UIL allows the top four teams from each district to advance in the playoffs. In the first round, #1 seeds from one district face off against the 4th seed from another district.
Carter?s district matches Kennedale?s in strength. District 6-4A is a five team district that includes (in order of finish) Argyle (9-1, 5-0), Sanger (9-1, 4-1), Wilmer Hutchins (5-6, 3-2), Carter, Ranchview (2-8, 1-4) and Dallas Pinkston (0-10, 0-5).
District 5-4A includes (in order of finish) Kennedale (10-0, 5-0), Alvarado (8-2, 4-1), Springtown (5-5, 3-2), Lake Worth ( 4-6, 2-3), Castleberry (1-9, 1-4) and Diamond Hill Jarvis (0-10, 0-5).
Carter Cowboys Stats: 1011 passing + 1,479 rushing = 2490 total offense. Kennedale Wildcats Stats: 132 passing + 4746 = 4878 total offense.
Carter Stat leaders: Rushing – Bernard Goodwater (560 yd, 4 av, 4 td), Reginald Cole (433 yd, 5 av, 2 td; Receiving ? Ledajrick Cox (392 yd, 24 av, 5 Td), T?Marvieun Johnson (268 yd, 14 av, 6 td)
Kennedale Stat leaders: Rushing ? Quardraiz Wadley (2240 yd, 12 av, 42 td), Dailyn Wells (1109 yd, 14 av, 13 td), Kaiser McGlothen (550 yd, 7 av, 5 td), Jaden Knowles (420 av, 9 av, 7 td).
the game …

The game tonight will be played at Longhorn Stadium in Cedar Hill which is about 26 miles via Hwy 287 south to Midlothian and 67 north (30 minutes). Google directions Longhorn

Stadium Cedar Hill

The winner of this game will face the winner of Athens vs Princeton. Athens (7-3, 4-1) is a 2nd seed from District 8-4A behind Kaufman and Princeton (7-3, 3-2) is a 3rd seed from District 7-4A behind two 9-1 teams Texarkana Liberty Elyau and Pittsburg.
See updated UIL Playoff bracket (Kennedale

is in Region 2) at UIL

4A Playoff Bracket


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