(KSLA) - The Carthage Bulldogs are off to another good start, after winning the Class 4A State Championship.
The Dawgs will face the Marshall Mavericks for the first time since 1981.
Both programs are rich in history. Coach Scott Surratt and the Bulldogs have been consistently in the conversation for state titles.
Maverick Head coach Claude Mathis has the Mavs 1-1 after a blowout loss to Longview.
The Mavs defense will have another tough task tonight when they face quarterback Gunner Caps and the Bulldog offense.
The Bulldogs beat Liberty Eylau 42-28 last week.
A full recap tonight on KSLA Overtime.