CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii Sports) - The Aransas Pass Panthers hosted Robstown in a battle of two area teams trying to step up to playoff contention status. AP looks extremely impressive after they snapped the Cottonpickers' 1-game winning streak with a 47-20 win.

The Odem Owls got a huge night from Hunter Rodriguez, who scored two early touchdowns to pace his team to a 41-25 win over Taft.

Banquete rebounded from a opening night loss to Mathis to shutout John Paul II 31-0 on Friday night at John Paul. The Bulldogs added to a 12-0 halftime lead early in the third quarter before turning things over to the defense.