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DeSoto wins Texas state 7-on-7 championship

7/17/2011

DeSoto defeated Houston Lamar, 34-25, in the final of the 7-on-7 state championship tournament at College Station on Saturday.

DeSoto swept through five games Saturday to win the title, including a 39-26 win over South Dallas County rival Duncanville in the semifinals.

The Eagles' closest call came in the second round, when they edged San Antonio Johnson, 26-24.

Arlington Bowie won its first two games to reach the quarterfinals, where the Volunteers lost to eventual champion Houston Lamar, 27-21.

Mesquite and Hebron each one its first game before being eliminated in the second round.

Keller Central, Plano, North Crowley, Lake Dallas and Arlington were all one and done Saturday.