Varsity Football · Temple 7 on 7 set for tournament play this weekend


The Temple 7 on 7 football teams are scheduled for a busy weekend as they split into multiple teams and participate in a pair of tournaments this weekend.

Temple will be sending one squad to Abilene on Friday to participate in the Abilene State Qualifier tournament, while a second squad will participate in the Lone Star Shootout hosted by Belton on Friday and Saturday.

Temple will attempt to qualify for the state 7 on 7 championships  as they participate in the Abilene SQT. The Wildcats will play three pool play games on Saturday. Winners of each pool will advance to the championship tournament semifinal bracket. From their, the winners of each semifinal game earn a spot in the 2019 state 7 on 7 state championships in College Station Texas.

Temple is scheduled to play in Pool D which will be played at the Fieldhouse Inc. (1633 Cottonwood, Abilene Tx.79601).

10:00-10:50 am Temple vs. Kaufman

11:00-11:50 am Temple vs. Amarillo

12:00-12:50 pm Temple vs. SA Central

Pool winners will advance to the semifinal round to be played at Shotwell Stadium beginning at 2:30 pm.

Temple will also field a team for the Lone Star Shootout hosted by Belton High School beginning on Friday. The Wildcats will play 6 pool play games, all games played at Belton High School beginning at 10:40 am.

Friday’s schedule of games include:

10:40 – Temple vs. Salado – Field 3

12:40 – Temple vs. Leander Glenn – Field 5

1:20 – Temple vs. China Spring – Field 4

2:40 – Temple vs. Stony Point – Field 1

3:20 – Temple vs. Lake Travis – Field 2

4:40 – Temple vs. Academy – Field 3

Saturday’s schedule will be a bracket style tournament set up following the results of Friday’s play.