Class 5A

5A Division II State Championship: Cedar Park 22, Frisco Lone Star 6

The Timberwolves go wire to wire as 5A's No. 1 team in 2015.

Cedar Park showed a new wrinkle while claiming the program’s second state title in school history. The Timberwolves relied on a running game and defense for success over the past decade, but sophomore quarterback Mak Sexton’s ability to throw the ball made this Timberwolves offense go and he made enough plays in the 22-6 win over Frisco Lone Star. Sexton’s…

Traveling to the state title games? Don’t miss our Slovacek’s I-35 Showdowns spotlight!

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. All of this week’s games are part of the UIL State Football Championships, being held at NRG Stadium in Houston. For each team located north…

Which playoff regions provided the most bang for the buck?

Now that we've reached the state semifinals, it's time to look back at which areas of the state were the most difficult to conquer.

Photo by Artie Guerrero The state semifinals loom across the state, giving us a chance to look back at the most exciting Regions from each classification. Class 6A – DII Region I The high school playoffs started with a bang, and that bang came in the form of an upset victory by Southlake Carroll over two-time defending state champion Cedar…

The must-see semifinal games in each conference this weekend

If you had to pick a single game in each conference to see in the coming days, you could do a lot worse than these showdowns.

Photo by Gary Sanderson Do yourself a favor and get out to a Texas high school playoff game this week. There are only 20 11-man games taking place across the state, with all of them deciding which teams play for a state title in Houston next week. There are no bad choices, but here are my games of the week…