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St. Paul’s Parker Hughes, Covenant Christian’s Josh Reed honored as Chicken Express Community Heroes

MALE AND FEMALE STUDENT-ATHLETES THAT LEAD BY EXAMPLE ON THE FIELD OF PLAY AND IN THE CLASSROOM CAN BE HONORED AS CHICKEN EXPRESS COMMUNITY HEROES AND RECEIVE SCHOLARSHIP MONEY TO CONTINUE THEIR EDUCATION BEYOND HIGH SCHOOL.

Chicken Express and Dave Campbell’s Texas Football are partnering to honor the heroes in your community. Male and female student-athletes that lead by example on the field of play and in the classroom can be honored as Chicken Express Community Heroes and receive scholarship money to continue their education beyond high school. Athletes can be nominated at TexasFootball.com/ChickenExpress. Parker Hughes…

INSIDERS: Ranking every new Texas high school football district

What are the toughest districts in Texas? What about the easiest? We crunch the numbers on all 192 new UIL districts.

The UIL announced the new districts for all 1,228 public Texas high school football teams in February, but not all districts are created equal. What are the toughest — and the easiest — districts in Texas? Dave Campbell’s Texas Football crunched the numbers to find out! How We Calculate District Strength: We take Texas high school football analytics expert Jerry Forrest’s…

In Texas high school football, minority coaches face an uphill climb

An examination of the demographics of Texas high school football coaches, which suggests that African-American and Hispanic coaches are underrepresented statewide.

John Snelson’s cadence may be slow, but it’s deliberate. The head football coach and athletic director at Dickinson High School is thoughtful in his discussion, ensuring he says exactly what he means and means exactly what he says. And, given the subject at hand, the discretion is understandable — talking about race is uncomfortable. But Snelson, who has amassed a…