Lone Star Gridiron

7 on 7 — Cougar Division I SQT Pools And Picks

SQT will be played on 06/26/10

Katy Cinco Ranch will be the host of this SQT. Here are the pools, players to watch and of course our predictions. Jay Darneal who has coached a 7-on-7 team 7 consecutive years to the state tournament, been a coach, officiated, written, broadcasted, and played football will pick with us!!

Pool A: Katy Cinco Ranch, Houston Strake Jesuit, Rosenberg Terry, Houston Chavez

Houston Chavez has already qualified for the state tournament. Katy Cinco Ranch is the host and has gone 8-7 in SQT play including 2 wins over pool member Strake Jesuit. They made it to the semifinals last week at Fort Bend Dulles but fell to Fort Bend Bush. They will feature superstar RB K.C. Nlemchi 2388 yards 28 TDs rushing 315 yards 4 TDs receiving commmitted to SMU and WR Bobby Waid. Houston Strake Jesuit has gone 0-9 in SQT play this year and will rely on LB Will Huskinson and DB Evan Fichter to get them a win. Rosenberg Terry has gone 4-2 in SQT play this year including a 33-20 win over Katy Cinco Ranch.

Mike Picks: Katy Cinco Ranch
Jay Picks: Rosenberg Terry

Pool B: Tomball, Houston Bellaire, Cypress Creek, Katy Taylor

Cypress Creek has already qualified for the state tournament. Katy Taylor will be playing in their first SQT of the year and will rely on DB Jalen Thibodeaux. Tomball has a 2-4 SQT record this year including a 25-33 loss to Cypress Creek. Houston Bellaire has gone 4-7 in SQT play. They lost in the semifinals of the Fort Bend Dulles SQT to Houston Worthing on a last minute score.

Mike Picks: Katy Taylor
Jay Picks: Katy Taylor

Pool C: Houston Stratford, Beaumont West Brook, Katy Seven Lakes, Langham Creek

Beaumont West Brook has already qualified for the state tournament. Stratford defeated Seven Lakes in the final at Cinco last year. Houston Stratford is 7-4 in SQT play this year making it to the Texans Sunday SQT. They also have a 13-7 victory over Katy Seven Lakes. They will be led by DB Matt Sherrard. Katy Seven Lakes has gone 0-3 in their only SQT this year and will feature TE Reggie Sigers, DB Lathan Smith and DB Blake Poncio. Langham Creek is usually a strong 7-on-7 team but they have gone 2-6 in sQT play this year but they did make it to the semifinals at the Cypress Creek SQT.

Mike Picks: Langham Creek
Jay Picks: Houston Stratford

Pool D: The Woodlands, Katy, Fort Bend Dulles, Fort Bend Hightower

The Woodlands has already qualified for the state tournament. Katy is 2-1 in SQT play this year and will feature RB Donovonn Young 658 yards 9 TDs rushing and RB Vernon Jeffries 492 yards 10 TDs rushing. Fort Bend Dulles has a 4-2 SQT record this year and will bring a talented team led by QB Zach Lathrop 1347 yards 9 TDs, RB Jarrell Oliver 1049 yards 12 TDs rushing, WR London Muse 19-269 2 TDs receiving, WR Sheridan Taylor, DB Sheroid Evans Texas Commitment and DB Zoey Williams. Fort Bend Hightower has gone 2-4 in SQT play and will showcase RB John Parrham 482 yards 4 TDs rushing, WR Clyde Lee and WR Ed'Marques Batties.

Mike Picks: Katy
Jay Picks: Fort Bend Dulles

Semifinals:

Mike Picks: Katy Cinco Ranch and Katy
Jay Picks: Katy Taylor and Fort Bend Dulles

Championship:

Mike Picks: Katy
Jay Picks: Katy Taylor

What are your thoughts?