CHILDERS, REED LAND ON ALL-STATE 2A TEAMS

December 11, 2016

Here are the all-state team selections for everyone in 2A. Congrats to Tim Childers as he was the only player to make a first team, on offense or defense! Teams below!  Texas APSE Class 2A all-state football team THE ASSOCIATED PRESSDecember 11, 2016 The 2016 Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 2A all-state high school football team, released Sunday. Voting based on regular-season performance. Players are listed in alphabetical order…

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NO 6A-2A TEAMS FOR TITLES THIS SEASON.. BUT SURPRISES ALONG THE WAY.

December 10, 2016

806 FOOTBALL END OF YEAR REVIEW FOR 2016: What a year it was for the 806, good and bad. When the season started in August I thought that certain teams would be in the mix for titles that ended up not being there. There were also teams that I had no clue would blossom as quickly as they did and become state contenders. How would you rate the year overall…

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DEFENSE WINS CHAMPIONSHIPS: ROSALES AND HIS SPECIAL UNIT ARE TWO GAMES AWAY FROM HISTORY…

December 5, 2016

One point of emphasis you notice immediately at practice for the Antelopes and at two-a-days when I visited in August is the attention to detail for all the groups but especially for one group in particular: the defense. I’d say about 70% of the drills ran are for the defense by Coach Richard Rosales with the help of Coach Daily and Bender as well. How are those drills paying off?…

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THE POSTSEASON REGIONAL ROUND OUTLOOK: HERE’S HOW EVERY 806 TEAM CAN WIN…

November 24, 2016

If you look at the slate of games from 5A to 2A we are the underdog in every one of the games except Post vs Abernathy, which happens to be 806 against 806 for the 2A DI Regional title. Some teams will be taking the field against state-title winners, runner-ups and squads that are “supposed” to be better than us. So, with that being mentioned, let’s look at every game…

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THE ANTELOPE SHOWDOWN IS HERE.. WILL POST OR ABERNATHY PREVAIL??

November 20, 2016

When the season started, I expected Post to be here considering they had one of the best backfields in the 806 with AJ Reed and Michael Phergson returning for the Bold Gold this fall. I also thought Abernathy would be good, but not district champions and here in the 2A DI Regional round with one of the best defenses I have seen all year. Bryson Daily has grown up quickly…

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NEW DEAL WILL GET TESTED… CAN BOVINA KNOCK OFF SEAGRAVES??

November 6, 2016

2A’s regular season has been one of dominance (Stratford) and surprise as well (Abernathy). But here we are, ready to go through the playoffs with some colossal games in the Bi-district round coming. As we take a look at some of the biggest games in every┬ábracket, there will be games that we expect teams to advance like Stratford, Post, Abernathy, Memphis, and Wellington. All the other games are legit toss-ups,…

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THE ELITE ELEVEN UNDEFEATED TEAMS IN THE 806: THE STATE OF THE 806 ADDRESS..

September 26, 2016

There are 65 teams in the 2A-6A football level that I cover every year. Only eleven teams remain without a loss on their record in 2016. Why are these teams undefeated? What will be the reason those teams finish the season undefeated? Why will these teams suffer a loss, if at all? Let’s go through every undefeated team and their chances of finishing the season unblemished.   THE STATE OF…

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POST VS FARWELL, CANYON VS AMARILLO HIGHLIGHT GREAT WEEK OF ACTION

September 25, 2016

At the halfway point in the 806 season, there have been some standouts on the field like Mark Adams of New Deal, and the torching of defenses that Nick Gerber of Levelland is doing every week to their opponents. There have been some disappointments as well this year but we won’t get into any of that until later. So with at least 80% of the 806 teams off this week,…

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806 SATURDAY HUDDLE: LEVELLAND IN CHAMPIONSHIP FORM..DUMAS, WEST TEXAS ROLLING..

September 24, 2016

What a week in 806 football again! We had some outstanding performances, great team efforts, and some teams that aren’t looking like we thought they would before the season started. So, you guys just sit back… I’ll take you inside the 806 high school football huddle for week five. NEW DEAL WENT TO THE AIR TO DEFEAT TULIA AFTER JAXSON DISPLAYED LEADERSHIP… New Deal has been known for their running…

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