On Friday, Lampasas won 52-10 over Liberty Hill -- last year's state runner-up in Conference 4A Div. I football.
QB Ace Whitehead scored six touchdowns in the victory at Badger Field. He threw two touchdown passes to Jaylon Porter and two to Mike Murray, and also ran for two scores.
Jack Jerome scored once on a rushing play, and Whitehead hit a field goal in the first half.
Clayton Bever intercepted a pass for the third consecutive game. Daunte Cuffie and Cade White each recovered a fumble.
Lampasas (6-1 overall, 2-0 in district) earned its first win over the Panthers since 2011.
The Badgers entered the game ranked ninth in Dave Campbell's Texas Football 4A Div. I state rankings.
Lampasas will hit the road next Friday to face Taylor (0-7, 0-2).