Thursday night two: Key takeaways from just a handful of games
Two teams' results stood out above the crowd on a sparse Thursday night of playoffs action.
The area round of the Texas high school state playoffs kicked off on Thursday for a few programs around the state. Most games take place Friday or Saturday, but there were a few smaller classification games involving regional favorites and state title contenders. Shallowater survives Bowie The upset of the night nearly came in Region I of the Class 3A-D1…
Lake Travis or Westfield? Mason or Refugio? Picking winners in the area round’s biggest games
Managing editor Greg Tepper gives his picks for the biggest games across the state, from 6A Division I all the way down to 1A 6-man football.
Three intriguing Thursday night area playoff games
Greg Tepper and Max Thompson take a look at three particularly exciting match-ups on the Thursday night slate to open the area round.
Breaking down the San Angelo area’s best hopes for deep playoff runs
Greg Tepper and Max Thompson are joined by San Angelo Standard-Times sports editor Paul Harris on DCTF Live to talk San Angelo area football.
Booster Club Spotlight: Canton group helps Eagles soar
All-Star Inflatables highlights the team behind the team.
The Canton Athletic Booster Club is under the guidance of Justin Hesskew for a second go-around, but it’s truly a team effort. Hesskew wants to be there for the kids, and that includes every athlete between the seventh and twelfth grade. He considers his position on the same level as the board members and parents that also meet the needs…
Five teams that are on upset alert in the area round
Greg Tepper picks five teams expected to win that might get a tougher game than would appear at first glance.
Picking the best games at every level during the 11-man area round
Choosing the must-see showdowns in a loaded second round of the playoffs.
Photo by Tim Huchton The Texas high school football playoff field was cut in half last week, setting up showdowns across the state in the area round. Below, I discuss which game in each classification I would attend if I was given the choice of what games to cover. Class 6A – Desoto vs. Allen The marquee game this week…
Unsung Hero Award — 2015 recipients
Award shines a spotlight on some of the most deserving young people in Texas football
Dave Campbell’s Texas Football has partnered with Texas Farm Bureau Insurance to shine the spotlight on some of the most deserving young people in Texas football with the Unsung Hero Award. Only five (5) students in the entire state were honored with this special accolade and were presented with an award at their school’s pep rally and Friday night football…