Class 5A

Daily Roundup (Sep. 1): Cedar Park takes over 5A, and Charlie Strong didn’t drink his milk

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 AP polls released after opening week….

Morning Jolt (Sept. 1): A Heisman on the South Plains?

This is the Morning Jolt, TexasFootball.com’s wake-up call to get up and start thinking about football. Texas Tech has never won a Heisman Trophy. The closest a Red Raider has ever come to taking home college football’s most prestigious award was finishing fourth in the voting, accomplished by both Donny Anderson in 1965 and Graham Harrell in 2008 — coincidentally, both…

SA Lee, Abilene Cooper, Zapata earn Team of the Week honors for Week 1

Each week, Dave Campbell’s Texas Football honors an outstanding team from each classification as the DCTF Team of the Week. WEEK ONE WINNERS 6A: San Antonio Lee In a wild season-opening thriller, Kyle Fuller hit Sammy Davis for a game-winning two-point conversion in double-overtime to lead the Volunteers to a 43-42 win over San Antonio Taft. 5A: Abilene Cooper Behind outstanding performances…

Daily Roundup (Aug. 31): Backfields explode in Central Texas, and college opening week is finally here

Photo by Russell Wilburn 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 The Prepped and Ready Blog: A…

Morning Jolt (Aug. 31): The best photos from Week 1 of Texas high school football

This is the Morning Jolt, your invitation to get up and start thinking about football. Dave Campbell’s Texas Football works with some of the best photographers in the state to shoot high school games across Texas. Check out some of their best work from the past week.

Craven: Five things we learned about Texas high school football Thursday night

Gilmer's legit, Stony Point's rising, and six-man is awesome.

Photo by Robert Martinez The Texas high school football season kicked off last night. The main course is served tonight, but there were plenty of games around the state last night to give fans a preview of what is to come this season. Here are five things we learned from the first night of the high school football season. Gilmer…