No. 2 North Shore nabs Texas 6A Division I state title on Hail Mary

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Saturday night’s Texas Class 6A Division I state championship between No. 2 North Shore and No. 17 Duncanville put a cherry on the 2018 high school football sundae. North Shore trailed the Panthers 36-35 with three seconds remaining when sophomore quarterback Demartrius Davis heaved a Hail Mary that was caught by UTEP-commit Ajani Carter to give the Mustangs a 41-36 victory.

You can watch the miraculous catch below.

The state title is the third for North Shore, which won state crowns in 2003 and 2015.

The game beat two unbeatens was played before 42,363 fans.

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