The 2013 Class 3A “Playoffs”

This year in Class 3A, 70.3 percent of football teams will make the playoffs. (Graphic by Ben Baby/Denton Record Chronicle)

While everybody is ready for their favorite high school teams to play the first game of the season in a little over a month, we all know the real fun begins when the playoffs roll around.

And this year, the University Interscholastic League added a fourth playoff berth from each district in Class 3A and 2A.

With the addition of that fourth team, 32 more teams will reach the playoffs in 2013. This means 70.3 percent of 3A teams will reach the postseason.

Making the playoffs is simply a sign that you’re not absolutely terrible (unless you’re one of the four teams in District 11-3A, which in that case you still might be terrible).

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