Wednesday, the Dragon boys held their first practice under head coach Layne Sheets. Last year Sheets was the boys basketball coach at Coronado, but he left to be the Superintendent at Dawson. Now he will be coaching the boys team.
In rivalry games, records don’t mean anything, and these two towns, just eight miles apart, are getting set to go to battle for the 86th time. But this game is a little different, as it might be the final time they ever play.
Denver City cross country runner Jacob Freeman will be running in the cross country regionals next Monday after winning the District Championship. It’s a huge accomplishment for the Senior, who suffered two ACL injuries that ended his Sophomore and Junior years.
No. 5 Estacado, No. 6 Lubbock Cooper, No. 7 Abernathy, No. 6 New Deal, No. 10 Post, and No. 10 Ralls all made Dave Campbell's Texas Football 11-man high school football rankings, with 11 schools total making the top 25.
There will be a Celebration of Life service for Louis Kelley at Estacado High School, Friday at 11 a.m. The public will need to enter through the west side of the school. Interment will follow at Peaceful Gardens Cemetery under the direction of Griffin Mortuary.
We all know the saying, “High school football is bigger in the State of Texas.”Fieldlevel.com lists 790 high school football teams in the state of Texas, so when the rankings come out and your team is ranked – it’s a big deal.
This week during Sports Xtra, we throw it back to 2012 when Pete Christy was training to take on any challenger.Plus, we hear from Lubbock Cooper's first-year head coach Chip Darden and preview the Pirates upcoming season.
The Lamesa Golden Tornadoes enter 2019 with a lot of excitement for high school football. Despite coming off a 3-7 season, numbers are up and Head Coach Rodney Sims had kids buying into his system and plan, plus add in a new turf football field and Lamesa is ready to roll. The motto on their shirts
The Roosevelt Eagles soar into this new season with a lot of excitement out in Acuff. Despite going 1-9 last year, the Eagles have instilled a program toughness and togetherness under second-year head coach Matt Landers.
The Abernathy Antelopes have been a consistent grid-iron power on the South Plains. Over the last eight seasons, the "Lopes" have won a total of 80 games and went 12-2 last year - making another deep run in the postseason.