Sunnyvale is once again off to a great start to the season. Coming out of their bye week, the Raiders are 5-0 and ranked No. 7 in Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Class 4A Division II state poll.
Sunnyvale and Dallas Christian have established themselves as perennial playoff teams.
It seems as if football season just kicked off, but several area teams are already halfway through their schedules.
Sunnyvale got its toughest test of the season to date on Friday, but it was able to dominate late to pull out a 42-21 victory over Madison at Raider Stadium.
Last season, Sunnyvale and Glen Rose hooked up in what was shaping up to be a shootout, as they combined for 48 points in 11 minutes before inclement weather forced the game to be cancelled.