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Talking Frisco ISD’s expansion, the high school football media landscape, and Off-Topic Friday with Avi Zaleon of the Dallas Morning News — Episode 73 (February 12, 2016)
Max Thompson is joined by Avi Zaleon of the Dallas Morning News to talk about Frisco ISD’s expansion, how each guy sees his role in the Texas high school media landscape, and of course, Off-Topic Friday (featuring Best BBQ, Kanye or T-Swift, and in honor of Valentine’s Day – infamous first dates). Right-click to download audio file.
2016 Region Outlooks: 6A Region I
With realignment behind us, Mike Craven takes a look at how each region should shake out when fall rolls around.
The UIL recently realigned the district for the 2016 and 2017 football seasons. Realignment not only changes district races. Regional championships can be decided with new groupings competing once the playoffs begin. We’ll take a closer look at the frontrunners in each region throughout the spring doldrums. Class 6A – Region 1 The usual suspects should dominate Region 1 of the…
Is Colleyville Heritage poised to be a 5A power after the UIL’s latest realignment? DCTF Live interview with head coach Joe Willis
Greg Tepper and Max Thompson talk with Joe Willis about leaving Cedar Park, his first year at Colleyville Heritage, and what he's expecting from his players and the move to 5A.
Money’s influence on high school game spreading with more and more indoor facilities being built
The sheer number of indoor practice facilities around the state means we have to ask yet again: Is the game turning into a battle of the have and have-nots?
An announcement on Twitter by Barbers Hill ISD sparked an interesting off-season conversation around the state. Barbers Hill, the new home of former Allen High School head coach Tom Westerberg, opened an indoor practice facility. It will be the first of its kind in the Houston area. According to Corbett Smith of the Dallas Morning News, the DFW area is…
Colleyville Heritage coach Joe Willis, and the growing impact of money in high school football — Episode 72 (February 11, 2016)
The guys talk to Colleyville Heritage coach Joe Willis about his Panthers, and dive into the thorny issue of money in Texas high school football. Right-click to download audio file.
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Craven: In light of Dallas Morning News report, AT&T Stadium the best fit for title games
A rotation of cities would be the fairest arrangement, but it's hard to deny the appeal of the home of the Cowboys for all involved, from players to casual fans.
A report by the Dallas Morning News’ Corbett Smith solidified one thing we already knew: Houston was a costly host site for the UIL State Football Championships. In the report, Smith outlines the loss of money from host fees to attendance. Houston flopped, we knew that, and it went beyond dollars. The UIL knew it would lose money when it…
La Marque head coach Mike Jackson talks about what the school and his players have been through on DCTF Live
Greg Tepper and Max Thompson talk with Mike Jackson about the harrowing issues that everyone associated with La Marque has dealt with in recent years, and the impact it's had on the storied football program.
La Marque coach Mike Jackson, and what should the UIL do about the title game venue? — Episode 71 (February 10, 2016)
The guys talk to La Marque head coach Mike Jackson about the tumultuous past few years around the Cougars program, and discuss what the UIL should do about the state championship game venue. Right-click to download audio file.