The Gladewater Bears head into the Battle On The Border Friday night looking awesome thanks to their huge win over the Pittsburg Pirates last Friday night. This Friday, they'll be taking on Lafayette's St. Thomas More's Cougars in the 4th annual Battle On The Border high school football showcase at 6 p.m.

The Battle On The Border features twelve teams from Texas, Louisiana and now includes teams from Arkansas and Alabama and will be played in Shreveport's Independence Stadium. Gladewater, Marshall, Lufkin and Longview represent teams from Texas and we wish them all the best in this showcase. will have complete coverage of all these games including the live scoreboard at

Here's the complete schedule for the Battle On The Border:

Friday, September 12th

6:00 p.m. – St. Thomas More (LA) vs Gladewater (TX)
8:30 p.m – El Dorado (AR) vs C.E. Byrd (LA)

Saturday, September 13th

11:00 a.m. – Marshall (TX) vs Parkway (LA)
2:00 p.m. – John Curtis (LA) vs Lufkin (TX)
5:00 p.m. – Shades Valley (AL) vs Acadiana (LA)
8:00 p.m. – Neville (LA) vs Longview (TX)