WACO, Texas The West Trojans escaped a tight first half to beat Academy with a big second half in the Bi-District playoffs Thursday in Waco.
West scored first but Academy answered quickly and the two teams went back and forth throughout the first half of the game. The Trojans seized control after halftime and put the game out of reach.
The Trojans turned a 21-21 game into a 55-21 game in the second half on their way to a 55-28 win. With the victory West moves on to the Area round of the postseason.