Football is deeply embedded in the Texas culture. Ever since they were young, boys put on pads and helmets for a chance to make it big. But one North Texas father says girls don’t have the same opportunities.
TXA 21 is set to kick off another season of high school football telecasts with an attractive schedule of weekly regular season and playoff games.
The high school football season officially kicked off early Monday morning, while many North Texans were sleeping.
The heat won’t be so bad for one North Texas high school football team, because their coach has found a creative way to beat the heat.
Injuries may be inevitable when playing high school football but, when it comes to concussions, parents and coaches are always looking for ways to better protect students.
A car crash in New Mexico killed three people and left two others injured. Among those who died was Polo Manukainiu, a freshman defensive lineman for Texas A&M.
Having your best players playing is key, and Cisco is a team stacked with two-way talent of kids who never leave the field.
Stephenville returned to dominance with their fifth state title last year. No other team got within 12 points of them last season, and this year should be more of the same.
Allen starts their state title defense with a couple of early season tests against Southlake Carroll, Cedar Hill and Hebron in three of the first four weeks.
Defending 4A state champion Denton Guyer opens the season against 5A Cedar Hill, and loves playing these early tests to gain strength for the season.
Texas high school football is moving toward a 90-minutes-per-week limit on full-contact practice to limit concussions and other injuries.
One of the chief critics of the University Interscholastic League is pushing lawmakers to conduct a thorough review of the governing body for public Texas high school sports.