Class 5A

Friday Night Five: Analyzing the most interesting score lines around the state

Every Friday, we'll take in all of the scores from around Texas and try to figure out what they mean.

Photo by Matt Garnett It was a wild night across the state as many teams got rolling in district play, here are a few storylines that stood out. No shortage of shockers.  On any given week, there’s always a handful of scores that catch everyone by surprise, and we had a few in Week 5. Fredericksburg topping LaGrange 41-22 is one…

Craven: Six takeaways from Thursday night’s high school action

Photo by JD Bryant We’re one day through Week 5 of the Texas high school football season and Thursday night featured a few important games around the state. As we do each week, let’s take a look at what we learned from last night’s action. 1. Euless Trinity, Denton Guyer and Spring Westfield are all top-10 teams in the state…

Daily Roundup (Sep. 25): Previewing big games around the state, in both the high school and college ranks

Photo by Matt Garnett 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 Previewing Cameron Yoe vs. Refugio. Picks…

Deer Park, La Porte renew legendary rivalry

Great American Rivalry series readies for annual Houston clash.

Photo by Andy Tolbert Houston, Texas, with its many metropolitan areas, is one of the biggest cities in the United States. It’s hard to get a small town feel when you’re in that part of the Lone Star State, until you stumble across the neighboring towns of Deer Park and La Porte. On Friday night, these one-school communities will face…

Tepper’s Thursday HS games to watch — Week 5

Texas high school football kicks off tonight; here are four games to keep your eye on.

Photo by Jerome Hicks Week 5 of the Texas high school football season kicks off tonight with a large slate of Thursday night games across the Lone Star State. Here are a few you should definitely keep your eye on. Odessa Permian (4-0) at Lubbock Coronado (2-2) Is this the year that MOJO Magic is back in earnest? The Panthers have…

Daily Roundup (Sep. 24): Female kicker ready to boot Paschal’s playoff drought, Oakman is a beast, and Pickens has a request for Texas

Photo by Doug Holleman 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 Reilly Fox, Ft. Worth Paschal’s female…

Daily Roundup (Sep. 23): Jay coach admits he told players to hit ref, and Chavis’ son with some Aggie analysis

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 Coach admits he told Jay players to hit ref. Texas…

Daily Roundup (Sep. 22): Texas QBs on track for post-high school success, and Baylor now owns nation’s longest home winning streak

Photo by Mike Williamson 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 Texas QBs on track for post-high…