The high school football playoffs will begin for Class 6A and 5A this week with four Brazos Valley teams in action.
Bryan (6-2) will be at Cedar Hill (7-1) at 7 p.m. Friday in Class 6A Division II bi-district play.
College Station (9-1) will play host to Sherman (6-4) at 2 p.m. Saturday at Cougar Field in 5A Division I bi-district play, and in Class 5A Division II bi-district action, A&M Consolidated (8-2) will be at Longview Pine Tree (8-1-1) and Marble Falls (6-2) will be at Brenham (6-3) in a pair of 7 p.m. Friday kickoffs.
Franklin and Allen Academy are the other teams remaining in the playoffs and both will be trying to reach state championship games. Franklin (11-2) will play Waskom (11-1) in the 3A Division II state semifinals at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Tyler’s Rose Stadium. Allen (6-1) will play Faith Academy of Marble Falls (4-1) at 6 p.m. Saturday at San Marcos Academy in the TAPPS 6-man Division II state semifinals.