• SEAGRAVES POISED FOR ANOTHER RUN IN 2A DII THIS FALL.
  • EIGHT QUESTIONS FOR 2A DI & DII 806 TEAMS AS WE HEAD INTO THE 2017 SEASON……
  • LOTS OF NEW FACES AND STAR POWER IN 1-3A DI FOR 2017….
  • THSCA REGIONAL POLLS RELEASED: ABERNATHY, WELLINGTON ARE AT THE TOP..
  • CADE BARNARD LEADS A DANGEROUS CLASS OF 806 LINEBACKERS RETURNING IN ’17

THE 806’S TOP 35 2017 ATHLETE PHOTOSHOOT: HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW..

Ok. Your son has made the 806’s top 35 returning players for 2017, so what now? Here is all the info, the players invited, as well as the uniform breakdown. Thank you all that are going to come down and make this event happen for your child! These pictures will be used for our ALL-806 preseason and postseason team, our digital magazine, and for all write-ups, features, players of the…

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WESTERNERS WILL RELY ON EXPERIENCE IN 2017 AS ANOTHER TOUGH ROAD AWAITS.

Lubbock High’s Westerners, led by Coach Jason Strunk will never be questioned for scheduling or effort; on, and off the field. Which is why they will eventually be a team that will be a major factor in whatever district they reside in. But, for right now, it’s tough sledding ahead this fall as the Westerners will face a playoff team from 2016 in every game except their matchup with San…

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DUMAS 2017 FOOTBALL PREVIEW: DEMONS ARE SERIOUS CONTENDERS IN 3-5A, AGAIN..

The Demons had a heck of year in 2016, finishing second in 3-5A behind Amarillo and then played the Abilene Cooper Cougars tough before losing late in the contest, 37-14 at Jones at&t stadium in Lubbock, TX. There were some big losses on their team, like  Derek Ditto at the linebacker spot, major talent also returns as Noah Quintanillla and Josh Mares are ready for their Senior Campaigns. Can Coach…

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THE 2017 DAVE CAMPBELL’S FOOTBALL MAGAZINE WRAP-UP: 806 PROJECTIONS AND MORE

Football must be around the corner because every store we walk into now, there is the new Dave Campbell’s Texas High School Football magazine; considered by some to be the bible for Texas High School Football; not by me, but by many. So how did the 806 stand out in the magazine? Who made the top 300 recruits in Texas for 2018 and 2019? What else stood out for our…

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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…

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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…

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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….

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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…

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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…

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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)…

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