Making their first ever appearance in the State Championship, Post jumped out to an early lead, but Refugio scored 28 unanswered points to go on and win the Class 2A Division I State Championship 28-7 Wednesday night at AT&T Stadium in Arlington.
A petition has been created by Lubbock Cooper fans on change.org asking for a rematch between Aledo and Lubbock Cooper after some controversial calls late in Saturday’s Game. The team is grateful for the fan support, but they do not plan to take any further action.
After three seasons coaching the Lamesa Golden Tornadoes, Rodney Sims has stepped down as head football coach for personal reasons, but Lamesa ISD says he will be working for the District in another capacity.
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.
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.