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Gilmer 43, Liberty-Eylau 33

From The Gilmer Mirror:

THE GILMER BUCKEYES battled Liberty-Eylau running back Tra Carson and a constant downpour Friday night at Hallsville’s Bobcat Stadium. Carson, who was held to 88 yards when the two teams played at Buckeye Stadium in a 28-12 Gilmer win, ran like a man possessed in the playoff rematch, as he gained 238 yards on the evening.

Read more: The Gilmer Mirror - Buckeyes slosh their way to victory over Leopards

From the Longview News-Journal:
Buckeyes outduel Liberty-Eylau, 43-33

From the Texarkana Gazette:
Gilmer takes victory over Liberty-Eylau

Turner's four rushing TDs help Gilmer past Liberty-Eylau

From KLTV Tyler:
Red Zone: Part 2 Game of the Week

From KTBS Shreveport:
Gilmer Vs. Liberty-Eylau

From KYTX CBS 19 Tyler:
Highlights: Gilmer vs. Liberty Eylau

From KTAL Shreveport:
Gilmer wins wild one over Liberty-Eylau

From KETKnbc Tyler:
Friday Football Fever


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“They’re all good this time of the year,” stated Gilmer head coach Jeff Traylor, who has led his alma mater to a 108-17 record and one state championship in his 10 years at the helm of the Buckeyes.

Take La Vega, the Buckeyes’ opponent Saturday at Memorial Stadium in Mesquite. The Pirates have gone at least three rounds deep in the playoffs every year since 2006, sporting an impressive 10-3 playoff record in that span.

“We do have some experience and tradition,” admitted La Vega head coach Willie Williams, who has a 135-84-2 record in his 20th season as Pirates’ head coach.

Like Traylor, Williams is coaching in his hometown. “This is the only place I’ve known. I graduated from here and I’ve coached here for 27 years. I’ve never coache…