Westlake Advances to State Championship
Westlake vs North Shore, Goliath vs Goliath. Galena Park North Shore, the two-time Division I State Champs, vs the Division II State Champs Austin Westlake. North Shore, led by Auburn signee Demetrius Davis and Texas A&M Signee Shadrach Banks, ran into a stingy Westlake defense that kept the explosive North Shore offense in check. Westlake ends the reign of North Shore and will face Southlake Carroll in the 6A Division I State Championship game on Saturday at AT&T Stadium. The State Championship will be a House Divided, as Westlake Head Coach Todd Dodge will face his dad Riley Dodge, who helms the ship at Southlake Carroll.
Q&A: Why North Shores 2-time state champion signal-caller Dematrius Davis Jr. chose Auburn
The Tigers had gotten their future quarterback in North Shores Dematrius Davis Jr. a two-time state champion signal-caller. That has changed with the arrival of Morris - who, before his college coaching days was a Texas high school football coach for 16 years. VYPE: Guys that Morris has coached in the past, did you look at that? VYPE: Fox Sports Southwest has been running North Shore's last two state title games a lot lately, do you sit there and watch those? Davis: I havent watched either of those games since the day after the state game.
BREAKING: North Shore quarterback Dematrius Davis commits to Auburn
HOUSTON - Dematrius Davis is heading to Auburn. The back-to-back state champion quarterback for North Shore verbally committed to Auburn on Sunday morning, bringing an end to his recruiting process. Davis had boiled down his choice to Auburn, LSU, Texas A&M and Virginia Tech - which he had verbally committed to at one point before. Davis was named the Class 6A Division I State Championship game Offensive MVP for a second-straight year. Davis is rated as a four-star dual-threat quarterback by 24/7 Sports and had a total of 27 offers on his profile.