MUSTANGS DOMINATE ALL-STATE SELECTIONS IN 5A

Coronado’s Christian Hayes, Mason Montoya, and Miguel Garcia make the Associated Press’  first team ALL-STATE and Noah Sifrit,  along with Qua Gray made the second team ALL-STATE. The lists and selections are below! Congrats to all! The 2016 Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 5A all-state high school football team, released Wednesday. Voting based on regular-season performance. Players are listed in alphabetical order at each position. FIRST-TEAM OFFENSE Linemen: — BARTON CLEMENT, Fort Bend Marshall, Jr. — no sacks allowed, averaged 6 pancakes/game — WYATT MORGAN, Grapevine, Sr. — No…

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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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OUR TOP 20 806 FOOTBALL PROSPECTS: POSTSEASON 2016… RECRUITS 1-5

Don’t get me wrong, there are some kids that can play all over the 806 at many different levels! Honestly, being asked to continue your childhood dream of football for four more years is a blessing coming from any college! So after an entire season, a season that is still going for some teams, here are the top twenty prospects we see that could play elite Division One Football right now that all coaches and recruits should have their eye on. #1 JARON JONES- QB MONTEREY PLAINSMEN http://www.hudl.com/team/v2/28916/monterey-varsity-football Just when…

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WHY OUR 5A TEAMS DIDN’T ADVANCE AND HOW TO FIX IT…MAYBE…

If you follow High School football in West Texas regularly, then you know in the higher classes that the 806 usually goes home in the third round every year when we go up against a Metroplex team. This year Monterey, Coronado, Lubbock-Cooper, and Tascosa all went home in the second and third rounds to Metroplex teams. Why is it that we always are favored to lose when we play those teams? How can we fix it for our upcoming teams in the higher classes so they won’t suffer the same…

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THE 806’S 5A BI-DISTRICT GAMES ARE THE BEST IN THE STATE…PERIOD!!

This is going to be the best weekend of 5A football matches in the state, right here in the 806. Let’s talk about the great teams that didn’t take the playoffs like Randall and Plainview, and teams that we thought would make the playoffs like Hereford and Palo Duro. But, when all the dust settled and cleared, we ended up with eight superior teams in 4-5A and 3-5A that will face off in the bi-district round of the Texas UIL Playoffs.  Here are the keys to all four sensational games…

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806 FAST FIVE SPOTLIGHT: DEREK DITTO, DUMAS DEMONS (SR. LB/TE)

Derek Ditto, a 6′ 3″ 215 pound Linebacker from Dumas is one of the best to play the position in the 806 this year! Appearing on multiple outlets as the hitter of the week for his crushing tackles and sacks, he also is being utilized as a tight end for Dumas and is looking good doing it! A humble player that puts the team first in every situation that arises and will make a great Linebacker at the next level for any DI or DII school that chooses him. I…

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806’S ELITE EIGHT GAMES OF WEEK SEVEN: WELLINGTON VS MEMPHIS AND MORE!

Now district play is here for every district besides 2-6A and 3-5A. All the games really count from here on out. If your team can pull out a big win, they could earn a playoff spot. If your team loses an unexpected game, that could impact their seeding or even cause a team to miss the playoffs entirely. There are some crucial games coming down the pipeline in week seven, but we could only choose five…HERE THEY ARE..   1. #9 WELLINGTON (5-0) VS MEMPHIS (4-1) DISTRICT 2-2A DII In…

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WHERE WILL WE BE FOR THE REST OF THE REGULAR SEASON?

As the regular season progresses to its finish on November 4th we wanted to let all of the fans know where I will be and what players I will spotlight in an attempt to make sure those kids with elite talent get noticed on our platform. Here is the schedule for the rest of the season. SEPTEMBER 29TH: ESTACADO VS SHALLOWATER  7:05 PM. Player we will highlight: D’Anta Thomas, Estacado Matadors SEPTEMBER 30TH: STEPHENVILLE AT MONTEREY: (1st Half) Player we will highlight: Kailan Noseff, Jaron Jones ABERNATHY AT ROOSEVELT: (2nd…

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CANYON, WELLINGTON MOVE UP IN TEXAS HIGH SCHOOL POLL FOR WEEK 6

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 (23) (4-0) 245 1 2. DeSoto (2) (4-0) 224 3 3. Euless Trinity (4-0) 167 5 4. Lake Travis (4-1) 164 4 5. Cibolo Steele (4-1) 137 8 6. Austin Westlake (4-1) 120 6 7. The Woodlands (4-0) 85 9 8. Galena Park North Shore (3-1) 61 10 9. Converse Judson (4-1) 58 2 10. San Angelo Central (4-0)…

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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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