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East Bernard head coach Wade Bosse talks to his team after the Brahmas win over Boling Friday. 

The East Bernard High School football team hasn’t missed a beat to start the 2020 season.

The Brahmas are 3-0 after a home win against Edna and road victories at Hitchcock and Boling.

Head coach Wade Bosse’s squad has won 19 straight regular-season games entering a unique match up Friday against the No. 1-ranked team in Class 2A-DI in Shiner.

East Bernard will enter the quality contest with Shiner as the No. 3 team in Class 3A-DII rankings in the Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Magazine-Associated Press poll entering week 4.

The Brahmas are leading District 14-3A DII with an average of 40 points per game on offense and 13.7 points allowed on defense.

The two teams ahead of East Bernard remained No. 1 and No. 2 after Week 3 action. No. 1 Canadian beat Bushland 49-19 and No. 2 Gunter beat Whitesboro 42-10.

Shiner is 3-0 to start the season with wins over Hallettsville (44-34), Blanco (69-20) and Smithville (41-12).

Among teams in the area, Needville’s District 12-4A DI foe El Campo dropped out of the rankings for Class 4A, DI,

The Ricebirds suffered a 39-27 loss to Port Lavaca Calhoun.

The Sandcrabs jumped two spots after the win to No. 6.

No. 7 Bellville moved up from No. 9 this week in Class 4A DII after a 50-29 win over Stafford.

Needville will face the No. 9 team in Class 3A DI, the Yoakum Bulldogs, on Friday night at Blue Jays Stadium.

Yokum is 3-0 to start the season with a 27-0 win over Cuero last week.


Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine and TexasFootball.com’s high school rankings

Week 4 — September 14
CLASS 6A (preseason)

Rank School (Record) Week 3 Prev rank

1 G.P. North Shore (0-0) Idle 1

2 Duncanville (0-0) Idle 2

3 Katy (0-0) Idle 3

4 Austin Westlake (0-0) Idle 4

5 Denton Guyer (0-0) Idle 5

6 Allen (0-0) Idle 6

7 Southlake Carroll (0-0) Idle 7

8 Alvin Shadow Creek (0-0) Idle 8

9 Lake Travis (0-0) Idle 9

10 Humble Atascocita (0-0) Idle 10

11 Arlington Martin (0-0) Idle 11

12 DeSoto (0-0) Idle 12

13 Spring Westfield (0-0) Idle 13

14 Converse Judson (0-0) Idle 14

15 Cypress-Fairbanks (0-0) Idle 15

16 Cedar Hill (0-0) Idle 16

17 Rockwall (0-0) Idle 17

18 Cibolo Steele (0-0) Idle 18

19 Katy Tompkins (0-0) Idle 19

20 Midland Lee (0-0) Idle 20

21 SA Northside Brandeis (0-0) Idle 21

22 Prosper (0-0) Idle 22

23 Euless Trinity (0-0) Idle 23

24 Arlington (0-0) Idle 24

25 Bridgeland (0-0) Idle 25

CLASS 5A DIVISION I (preseason)

Rank School (Record) Week 3 Prev rank

1 Denton Ryan (0-0) Idle 1

2 Frisco Lone Star (0-0) Idle 2

3 Longview (0-0) Idle 3

4 Dallas Highland Park (0-0) Idle 4

5 Lancaster (0-0) Idle 5

6 Manvel (0-0) Idle 6

7 Richmond Foster (0-0) Idle 7

8 Cedar Park (0-0) Idle 8

9 Red Oak (0-0) Idle 9

10 Amarillo Tascosa (0-0) Idle 1

CLASS 5A DIVISION II (preseason)

Rank School (Record) Week 3 Prev rank

1 Ennis (0-0) Idle 1

2 Aledo (0-0) Idle 2

3 Lubbock Cooper (0-0) Idle 3

4 Fort Bend Marshall (0-0) Idle 4

5 A&M Consolidated (0-0) Idle 5

6 WF Rider (0-0) Idle 6

7 Mansfield Timberview (0-0) Idle 7

8 Frisco (0-0) Idle 8

9 M.B. Barbers Hill (0-0) Idle 9

10 Crosby (0-0) Idle 10

CLASS 4A DIVISION I

Rank School (Record) Week 3 Prev rank

1 Argyle (3-0) W: Celina, 35-21 1

2 W. La Vega (3-0) W: CC Calallen, 21-13 2

3 Lampasas (3-0) W: Wimberley, 57-28 3

4 Dumas (3-0) W: Perryton, 30-0 4

5 CC Miller (2-0) W: Sinton, 62-27 5

6 P.A. Calhoun (2-1) W: El Campo, 39-27 8

7 Boerne (3-0) W: Burnet, 30-7 10

8 CC Calallen (1-2) L: Waco La Vega, 21-13 7

9 Mid. Heritage (3-0) W: Decatur, 28-25 9

10 Canyon (2-0) W: L. Estacado, 38-0 NR

CLASS 3A DIVISION II

RankSchool (Record)Week 3 Prev rank

1Canadian (2-1)W: Bushland, 46-191

2Gunter (2-1)W: Whitesboro, 42-102

3East Bernard (3-0)W: Boling, 42-95

4Lexington (3-0)W: Rockdale, 35-347

5Newton (0-1)L: Jasper, 63-204

6Daingerfield (2-1)W: Sabine, 35-146

7Omaha Pewitt (1-1)L: Mount Vernon, 42-143

8Poth (3-0)W: Karnes City, 68-78

9Childress (3-0)W: Stamford, 58-14NR

10Abernathy (2-1)W: Sundown, 21-1210

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