SHALLOWATER LOOKS TO CLIMB BACK TO THE MOUNTAINTOP IN 3A..HOW CAN IT HAPPEN?

Shallowater’s 2016 football team made the playoffs, that’s the good news. The Mustangs went 2-9 on the season after a tumultuous summer that included a midnight meeting for a coach approval and a rough eleven games that saw their former head coach, Chad Terry, assigned away from the coaching position and their new coach, Bryan Wood, coming out of retirement from Randall to lead the Mustangs for the foreseeable future. Some questions that needed to be answered before the Mustangs return to the field: #1 Who will be under center? Will…

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AMARILLO 2017 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE PREVIEW: SANDIES LOOK TO CONTINUE TRADITION

The Sandies are one of the few teams with a few championships in their history in the 806, and they look to get right back to those championship ways this season with one of the toughest schedules and districts in the 806. An early visit to Lubbock-Cooper, followed by the biggest rivalry in the 806 when Amarillo takes on Tascosa on Sept. 22nd highlight their non-district schedule before the Sandies jump into District 3-5A play! Amarillo will be back in the playoffs again this season, and will either play Monterey…

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LUBBOCK-COOPER 2017 FOOTBALL PREVIEW: A TOUGH ROAD AWAITS THE PIRATES…

Lubbock-Cooper had one of the best teams in 5A last year and proved it on the field as the Pirates advanced to the 5A DI Regional Quarterfinal game before falling to FW Boswell in a heated contest. Jarret Doege is now at Bowling Green, and Ty Thomas is now at Arizona State. So, who steps up for Coach Kattwinkel’s squad? Obviously, one name comes to mind and that’s Elijah Boyd. A proven tailback that will be asked to carry the load this season, especially early as the Pirates try to…

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MONTEREY 2017 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE PREVIEW: REBUILD, OR RELOAD??

For the mighty Plainsmen of Monterey, 2016 was a great success on the gridiron as Coach Hutchinson’s team advanced to the Regional Quarterfinals and hung with Denton Ryan before falling late in the contest. Brylon Lawson-Young and Trey Manahan will be back, as well as Xavier White to lead an explosive aerial attack. But, how will the young guys do on the back-end of the defense having to replace four of the best cornerbacks and safeties to come through Monterey in a long time? All those questions will be answered…

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REGIONAL ROUND REMATCH COMING FOR POST IN 2017??

Pittman’s Antelopes have always been a factor in the playoffs and last year’s team lived up to those expectations set by previous Post squads as the Antelopes made it to the Regional Quarterfinals before losing 24-21 to Abernathy; in what may have been the best game of the year in the 806. So, what happens this season? AJ Reed is off to Eastern New Mexico and AJ Escobedo will be severely missed as a leader for his troops. But, there is some serious talent returning to the fold, beginning with Michael…

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PLAINVIEW BULLDOGS 2017 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE

Plainview comes into 2017 highly motivated as their playoff aspirations fells short at the end of the season in 2016 and it won’t get any easier as District 3-5A is still the toughest district in West Texas as far as 5A is concerned. Can the Bulldogs return to the playoffs this fall? Here is their schedule below. 9/1 7:00p Coronado (Lubbock, TX) Location: Plainview High School 9/8 7:30p @ Tascosa (Amarillo, TX) Location: Tascosa High School 9/22 7:00p Borger (Borger, TX) Location: Plainview High School 9/29 7:00p Palo Duro (Amarillo, TX) Location: Plainview High…

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TASCOSA 2017 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE

Here is Tascosa’s 2017 football schedule. King Doerue will be counted on in his junior year to help navigate the Rebels through another tough schedule this season. Her is their schedule below. 8/31 7:00p @ Palo Duro (Amarillo, TX) Location: Palo Duro High School 9/8 7:30p Plainview (Plainview, TX) Location: Tascosa High School 9/14 7:00p MacArthur (Lawton, OK) Location: Tascosa High School 9/22 7:30p @ Amarillo (Amarillo, TX) Location: Amarillo High School Rivalry Game 9/29 7:30p Odessa (Odessa, TX) Location: Tascosa High School 10/6 7:30p @ Midland Lee (Midland, TX) Location: Midland Lee High School 10/12 7:00p…

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