Travis Epperson says they were glad to help out the Wildcats, since his wife is from six-man community Sands. “We wanted to donate professional quality mouth guards to their team. these are custom made like the Tech football teams wears.”
In his Friday news conference, Hocutt painted a picture of a troubled program that had received multiple complaints through Stollings’ first and second season, prompting him to conduct an investigation.
Cole McLeroy, Saul Gutierrez and Kaleb King had stellar high school careers at Denver City. All three are now back home to give back, hired to teach and coach at Denver City. Denver City Athletics Director Chief Bridgforth says he was excited to hire them.
In the upcoming football season, the Red Raiders had seven scheduled home games. Right now, they only have five. The SWAC postponed all sports till the spring. That cancels the Red Raiders' September 12th home game with Alabama State.
Every high school coach has started their career somewhere. For Levelland’s Trenton Jones, he shined under the Friday night Lights as a player, racking up 80 catches for over 1,500 yards and 20 touchdowns as a Senior.
Texas Tech Athletics announced Friday it has completed 197 tests for COVID-19 among its football student-athletes and staff with a total of 23 positive results. Of the positive results, 21 recoveries have since been reported.
Coach Alfaro will start his new position in July. There will be a Meet & Greet hosted at the PISD Board Room on Monday, June 22, from 12:00- 1:00 for the community to come out and meet the new head coach.
Ropes High School football team returned to the field Monday afternoon for their first practice since the Coronavirus shutdown. From coaches to players, the consensus was everyone was proud to be back.
New Crobsyton Head Coach Collin Justiss says some of his friends call him Big Ben. He's enjoyed the comparison and hopes it goes further."Hopefully our paychecks get messed up. All in good fun. It's fun."
With the reopening of the state, Hub City Clays said they were proud to be the outlet a lot of people needed after the stay at home order expired. But they still encouraged all participants to stay safe during these times.
States around the country, including Texas began to loosen stay at home orders at the beginning of May, as they begin to slowly transition back to normalcy in phases. The NCAA did the same releasing an official decision to let athletes return to schools for workouts on June 1st.