Midway beats Sachse 56-28 to win Area round playoff

MANSFIELD, Texas The Midway Panthers scored 56 points on their way to a 56-28 win over Sachse in the Area round of the playoffs Friday.

The Panthers jumped out to an early lead. Midway scored 4 early touchdowns on their way to a 28-7 advantage in the first half.

Sachse cut into that lead late in the half with a big pass play. But Midway's defense made some big plays as well. The Panthers not only forced turnovers but scored on some of those turnovers to maintain their lead.

With the 56-28 win, the Panthers advance to the regional portion of the playoffs.