#15 DeSoto heading to first state championship

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DeSoto, ranked #15 in the latest High School Football America National Top 25, will play in next week’s Texas Class 6A Division I title game against #17 Cibolo Steele after beating Klein Collins 42-31 on Saturday in the state semifinals.

DeSoto trailed 28-14 at the half, but relied on its defense in the second half.  The Eagles forced turnovers on four straight possessions and scored two touchdowns on fumble returns, putting-up the game’s final 21 points.

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