ALL GIRLS’ AREA ROUND GAMES DATES AND TIMES SET

A lot of great games were played in Round  one of the UIL state playoffs and there will be some more huge games coming our way starting tomorrow! Congrats to all teams that made it, along with the teams that didn’t; you guys still had a superb year!  Here are all the matchups, along with times and locations below!  (From Amarillodot com) Girls playoff pairings Class 6A Bidistrict Arlington Bowie 71, Halton City 35 El Paso Eastwood 34, Midland Lee 32 Keller 46, North Crowley 35 Frenship 55, El Paso…

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

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 in the football realm? I mean we had no 2A-6A teams advance to the state championships that start on Wednesday,…

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806 GOING DI: JOHNSON RECEIVES DI OFFER, MATS’ LAND 3 OFFICIAL VISITS TO TECH..

What a day for the 806 football landscape! Garrison Johnson, the 5’11”, 210-pound tailback of the Frenship Tigers received his first Division One offer today from the Nebraska Cornhuskers. It was well deserved considering the 1,457  yards he’s rang up this season as well as doing it in the toughest competition around from 6A opponents. Take a look at his season highlights through seven games below. http://www.hudl.com/video/3/6005674/57cca00b7bd2f51a545b137b Here is the tweet below announcing his first official DI offer. Extremely blessed to receive my 1st offer from the University of Nebraska!…

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

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 THE 806 ADDRESS: THE ELITE ELEVEN UNDEFEATED TEAMS IN THE 806 #1(12) LUBBOCK-COOPER PIRATES: 4-0 DISTRICT 4-5A PROBABILITY OF FINISHING SEASON…

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806 HSSC MONDAY HUDDLE…BROWNFIELD’S IN TROUBLE.. DUMAS AND MEMPHIS ARE FOR REAL…

After assessing all the 806 teams after three weeks, there are some glaring concerns for some teams, and some positive outlooks for other gridiron teams. What’s going on with Brownfield? Sanford-Fritch 3-0 with Clarendon? Is this the year Dumas make a deep run with all of their talents on the field? Can anyone win a state championship in 4A-6A?  Here is my Monday Huddle thoughts. THERE’S TROUBLE IN CUB COUNTRY I have watched the Brownfield Cubs multiple times in the last few years, and this seems to be the season…

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806 WEEK THREE 3A WRAP-UP: BETO BLITZES FOR THE MULES, DIMMITT IMPRESSES IN WIN

Muleshoe has found their groove in the last two weeks; scoring 99 points on offense and only relinquishing 21 and 22 points, respectfully, in both their wins over Snyder and Brownfield in the last two games. Beto Diaz had 457 total yards and was 22-25 on the night passing as he devoured the Cubs defense in their 45-22 win; a win that was marred with a reverse play by the Mules with :45 seconds left in the game instead of taking a knee.  Idalou beat Littlefield 38-21 for an impressive…

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LET’S GO BETO: DIAZ NAMED TEXAS 3A FORD “BUILT TOUGH” PLAYER OF THE WEEK IN 3A

What a way to bounce back for Beto Diaz and the mule shoe Mules! He was chosen as the Built Ford Tough Player of the Week in 3A..in the entire state!! A great performance in his teams’ 54-21 thumping of Snyder! Here are his stats below! Congratulations!! Beto Diaz was chosen as the Class 3A Built Ford Tough Player of the Week. In the victory over Snyder, he rushed 18 times for 140 yards and two touchdowns and completed 17 of 28 passes for 280 yards and five touchdowns. 7…

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FRENSHIP VS LBK-COOPER, AMARILLO VS TASCOSA HIGHLIGHT GREAT WEEK OF GAMES IN WK 3 IN THE 806

Week three has been marked down for me since the schedules came out, and since last year’s thriller between Frenship and Lubbock-Cooper that resulted in a Ronald Awatt touchdown with 37 seconds left to win the game, 21-16. Amarillo and Tascosa also renew their 50+year rivalry Friday night as well with Amarillo bragging rights on the line for the winner of the most intense rivalry in the Panhandle. Also, post takes on Coleman’s Bluecats in a big 3A versus 2A match-up. Here are the top five games coming in week…

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TEXAS AP RANKINGS FOR WK TWO: CANADIAN BACK UP…STRATFORD AND POST TOO…

We now see Lubbock-Cooper and Canyon are tied for 18th in the 5A poll for week two, Canadian Moves back up, and Post makes some moves to the top of the 2A poll; a poll where Stratford is ranked fourth in Texas! Here are the rankings from the AP! Here is The Associated Press high school poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, points based on 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1, and the team’s ranking in last week’s poll: Class 6A School Total Points Prv 1. Allen (21) (2-0) 241 2 2. DeSoto (3)…

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806’S TOP TEN FOOTBALL GAMES IN WEEK ONE…

There are some huge games coming in week one, and some potential playoff game matchups in week 1. Excited to see teams like Canadian and Stratford kick off possible championship runs in 2016. AMARILLO VS LUBBOCK-COOPER. This game may be a preview of a playoff matchup coming in November. Both of these squads have serious tradition, and both have high expectations for the 2016 year. A great game early in the season to see where both teams are and what needs to be worked on for the rest of the…

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