Texas 6A & 5A High School Football Playoff Matchups are set and here’s the schedule

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It’s quarterfinal time in the Texas 6A and 5A football playoffs. The games will be played Thursday, Friday and Saturday with six of 20 games being played at Arlington’s Globe Life Park.

Read: 3rd Round Playoff Scores

In the state’s biggest classification, No. 8 Duncanville and No. 25 DeSoto will clash at Globe Life on Saturday night. It’s one of two quarterfinal games between teams in the High School Football America 100 national rankings powered by BlackMP Living Water. On New Year’s Day, No. 22 Denton Ryan square-off with No. 27 Highland Park.


Euless Trinity (10-1) vs Southlake Carroll (10-1), 11 a.m. Saturday at Arlington’s Globe Life Park

Duncanville (9-1) vs DeSoto (10-1), 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Arlington’s Globe Life Park

Galena Park North Shore (13-0) vs Fort Bend Ridge Point (8-2), 2 p.m. Friday at Galena Park’s Galena Park ISD Stadium

Cibolo Steele (9-3) vs Austin Westlake (11-0), 2 p.m. Saturday at Round Rock’s Reeves Stadium


Denton Guyer (10-2) vs Prosper (8-3), 1 p.m. Saturday at McKinney’s McKinney ISD Stadium

Cedar Hill (10-1) vs Rockwall-Heath (11-2), 3:15 p.m. Saturday at Arlington’s Globe Life Park

Katy (11-1) vs League City Clear Falls (8-3), 1 p.m. Saturday at Katy’s Legacy Stadium

Austin Vandegrift (10-2) vs Buda Hays (9-3), 2 p.m. Saturday at Buda’s Shelton Stadium


Red Oak (9-2) vs Mansfield Summit (7-4), 11 a.m. Friday at Arlington’s Globe Life Park

Denton Ryan (12-0) vs Dallas Highland Park (11-0), 3:15 p.m. Friday at Arlington’s Globe Life Park

Manvel (9-1) vs Cedar Park (12-0), 2:30 p.m. Friday at Bryan’s Green Stadium

CC Flour Bluff (11-1) vs CC Veterans Memorial (12-0), 2 p.m. Saturday at Corpus Christi’s Buccaneer Stadium


WF Rider (10-2) vs Lubbock Cooper (11-1), 4 p.m. Friday at Amarillo’s Dick Bivins Field

Aledo (10-1) vs Lucas Lovejoy (13-0), 7:30 p.m. Friday at Arlington’s Globe Life Park

Crosby (10-3) vs Fort Bend Marshall (12-0), 1 p.m. Friday at Humble’s Turner Stadium

Liberty Hill (11-0) vs Mission Pioneer (8-0), 5 p.m. Saturday at San Antonio’s Heroes Stadium

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Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.