BEEVILLE – The visiting Pirates scored 28 second-quarter points and rolled past Beeville at Veterans Memorial Stadium on Friday night.
Rockport led 7-0 after one, then went up 14-0 early in the second quarter. After that, a blocked punt return touchdown, a rushing TD and a passing TD put the Pirates on top 35-0 at the break.
Beeville avoided the shutout when Ryan Pena scored on a 1-yard run with 10 seconds left in the third quarter.
The loss dropped the Trojans to 3-6 overall and 1-3 in district play.
It, along with Gonzales' win over Robstown, eliminated the Trojans from playoff contention.
The Trojans finish the season next week with a road trip to Gonzales.
Bruni 51, Pettus 12
PETTUS – Bruni wrapped up at least a share of the District 16-2A championship with a lopsided win over Pettus on Friday night.
The Badgers led by just nine, 15-6, after the first quarter, but ran off 29 points over the second and third quarters to pull away for the title-clinching win.
The loss dropped Pettus to 1-8 overall and 1-2 in district play.
Despite the loss, the Eagles secured a playoff spot thanks to Agua Dulce's victory over Benavides.
Pettus closes the regular season next Friday against Woodsboro.
Taft 54, Skidmore-Tynan 7
TAFT –Taft, with a big second quarter, pulled away from Skidmore-Tynan on Friday night.
Skidmore led 7-6 after one quarter, but the Greyhounds scored 28 points in the second period to pull away. The Greyhounds finished the game by scoring 48 unanswered points to secure a playoff spot.
The loss dropped Skidmore-Tynan to 4-5 overall and 1-3 in district play.
The Bobcats face Bloomington next week at home.
With a win in the season finale, the Bobcats would secure the district's final playoff spot.