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Upon further review: Processing the Week 7 high school football results

Photo by Russell Wilburn Week 7 of the Texas high school football schedule turned out to be a wild ride in nearly every classification across the state. Here are a few major storylines from this past weekend. 1. In Class 6A, the heavyweight battle of the week ended with Klein Collins laying claim to a victory over Spring Westfield. Westfield…

Friday Night Five: Crazy rivalry games, Shiner makes a statement, and Manvel lurks

When we get this far into district play around the state, the surprises usually die down. Usually. Friday night, there were still a handful of supremely intriguing results from which to draw some conclusions. Holy cow, District 25-5A. We won’t know for sure until the playoffs arrive if our collective hype around 25-5A is justified, but we at least know…

Week 6 Player of the Week: Elysian Fields QB Ryan Storey

Elysian Fields QB takes home statewide honors for Week 6 of the 2015 Texas high school football season.

Photo by Ronnie Saratos Congratulations to Elysian Fields QB Ryan Storey, the Week 6 winner of the Mr. Texas Football Player of the Week award, presented by Wells Fargo. The 5-10, 195-pound senior threw for 444 yards and five touchdowns in the Yellowjackets’ 47-24 win over Troup. Yellowjackets fans can also be praised for their part in this honor, as they voted often enough…

Daily Roundup (Oct. 9): Longview vs. Marshall, Odessa Permian vs. Midland Lee, and more

Photo by John Murphy Welcome to the daily roundup, a collection of prep and college news and notes from around Texas that we’ll be sorting out for you every weekday morning. So if you’re looking for something to sift through while avoiding work, or need some lunchtime reading, we’re here for you. High schools Longview and Marshall meet for the…

Texas-OU, high school action highlight Slovacek’s I-35 Showdowns of the Week

Previewing another big weekend of action along the Central Texas corridor.

To honor the loyal football fans that travel great distances to support their favorite team, DCTF and our friends from Slovacek’s in West, Texas are proud to present The Slovacek’s I-35 Showdowns of the Week. Texas (1-4) vs. Oklahoma (4-0) 11:00 a.m. Saturday at The Cotton Bowl in Dallas It’s no secret that 2015 has not quite been a dream…

Daily Roundup (Oct. 7): Garland QB & WR are a revelation, the best 6A QB in CenTex, and more

Photo by Pat Carrigan Welcome to the daily roundup, a collection of prep and college news and notes from around Texas that we’ll be sorting out for you every weekday morning. So if you’re looking for something to sift through while avoiding work, or need some lunchtime reading, we’re here for you. High schools Garland QB Jacoby Williams & WR…

Daily Roundup (Oct. 6): Previewing Vandegrift-Vista Ridge, and great stories about Seth Russell and Spencer Drango

Photo by Robert Ward Welcome to the daily roundup, a collection of prep and college news and notes from around Texas that we’ll be sorting out for you every weekday morning. So if you’re looking for something to sift through while avoiding work, or need some lunchtime reading, we’re here for you. High schools Vandegrift-Vista Ridge will be this week’s…

Morning Jolt (Oct. 6): Blowout bonanza! A look at the HS teams with the biggest margin of victory

A look at the teams that are winning by the biggest margins in Texas high school football.

This is the Morning Jolt, your invitation to get up and start thinking about football. We’re through six weeks of the 2015 Texas high school football season — yes, the regular season is more than halfway done — and blowouts are on the rise. Already this year, we’ve had 16 games decided by 70 points or more, including a 90-0…