Football: The Woodlands staves off upset, tops Kingwood

563c2f419eaa8.imageThe Woodlands football team earned an outright District 16-6A championship on Thursday night at Turner Stadium, and the Highlanders did it the hard way, turning back a dogged Kingwood squad 21-18.

The Woodlands (9-1, 6-0 in 16-6A) completed the regular-season task at hand without its starting quarterback, Eric Schmid, who will miss the Highlanders’ bi-district playoff game, likely against Klein Oak, on Nov. 13 at Woodforest Bank Stadium. click here for complete story