• ABERNATHY, CANADIAN AND ESTACADO STAY THE SAME IN AP RANKINGS
  • CORONADO THUMPS SA LAKEVIEW, 63-6 TO OPEN 4-5A PLAY
  • ESTACADO BLANKS MOUNTAINVIEW IN TUNE-UP FOR DISTRICT PLAY
  • MONTEREY GAINS MAJOR WIN OVER ABILENE COOPER
  • ABERNATHY DOMINATES SUNDOWN FOR KEY 2-2A VICTORY

ABERNATHY ANTELOPES 2016 SEASON PREVIEW: THE DAILY DOUBLE HAS ARRIVED

The Antelope machine, Headed by Coach Darrell Daily is accustomed to success and that shouldn’t change in 2016. Last year, the Lopes had a great season by all accounts even though they lost in the bi-district round to Wellington from 1-2A DI; as did every 2-2A DI team in the playoffs that faced that district in the first round as well. Abernathy lost a lot, especially in the backfield with…

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TEN QUARTERBACKS FROM THE 806 THAT WILL MAKE SOME NOISE IN 2016

Now, there are a few quarterbacks every year that surprise because they were on the Junior Varsity squad, or at another school doing some major work that was out of our coverage area. With that said, Brock Mooneyham from Tascosa, Nathan Betts from Amarillo, Bryson Daily from Abernathy, Nick Adame from Memphis, Cutter Sparks from Shallowater, and whoever emerges as the starter at Monterey, Estacado, and Frenship will make major…

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FRENSHIP TIGERS 2016 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE

The Tigers tied for first place in district 2-6A in 2015. This year will be more difficult, but it can be attainable if they find a groove early as the Tigers lost a lot on both sides of the ball, including The UTEP commits Broderick Harrell and Ronald Awatt. Here is their schedule 8/26 7:00p Montwood (El Paso, TX) Location: Frenship High School 9/2 5:00p @ El Dorado (El Paso, TX) Location: El Dorado High…

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DISTRICT 2-2A DI SCHEDULES FOR 2016: 806 FOOTBALL RETURNS…

In a district that will assuredly field some serious playoff  threats, including the Vega Longhorns, here are the 2016 schedules for district 2-2A DI. BOOKER KIOWAS 8/26 7:00p Hollis (Hollis, OK) Location: Booker High School 9/9 7:00p Sayre (Sayre, OK) Location: Booker High School 9/16 7:00p @ West Texas (Stinnett, TX) Location: West Texas High School 9/23 7:00p @ Clarendon (Clarendon, TX) Location: Clarendon High School 10/7 7:00p @ Vega (Vega, TX) Location: Vega High School 10/14 7:00p @ Wheeler (Wheeler, TX) Location: Wheeler High School…

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806 TEXAS BASEBALL ALL-STARS ANNOUNCED FOR 2016 SEASON

A ton of great players in the 806, but only the select few can be named Texas ALL-STARS!! Here are the lists below: 6A: Skylar Nelson- Amarillo Sandies/2nd Team (1B) Ryan Noah Sifrit- Coronado Mustangs/2nd Team (OF) Ryan Acebedo- Coronado Mustangs/All-Star State Team(OF) Clay Koelzer- Amarillo Mustangs/All-Star State Team(C) 5A: Jar Garibay- Lubbock-Cooper Pirates/1st Team (2B) AJ Perez- Lubbock-Cooper Pirates/1st Team (OF) Heston Kjerstad- Canyon Randall/1st Team(OF) Jordan Salas- Lubbock-Cooper/…

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THE LIFE OF AN 806 ATHLETE: PART TWO; THE COACHES PART IN THE PROCESS…

As we continue the Life of an 806 Athlete series, part two focuses on the coach: the leader, contact, assessor of talent, and the main link most of the times to a student-athlete getting into prime position with a recruiter for a scholarship. What is the coaches role in the process? Where does the parent fit into all of this, and what is a recruiter looking for to get on…

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PLAYING HARD WHEN NOBODY’S LOOKING: PART 1; THE 806 ATHLETES TAKE

Since 2013, I have covered over 4,000 athletes in the 806 area; some with great talent, some with great work ethic. But I haven’t seen a lot of those players going to play college sports after school. Last school year we finally had a breakout of sorts with a multitude of players getting scholarships including Jai Manahan of New Deal (UTSA) and Sebastian Hartless (Texas Tech Track). So coming into…

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WELLINGTON SKYROCKETS 2016 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE

                                  2016 Skyrocket Varsity Football Schedule Day Date Opponent Location Time Friday 08/12/2016 Floydada (Scrimmage) Floydada 5:00 PM Friday 08/19/2016 Sanford Fritch (Scrimmage) Wellington 5:00 PM Friday 08/26/2016 Childress Wellington 7:00 PM Friday 09/02/2016 West Texas High Stinnett 7:00 PM Friday 09/09/2016 Hollis Hollis 7:00 PM Friday 09/16/2016 ###Tulia### Wellington 7:00 PM Friday 09/23/2016 Panhandle…

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