Then-sophomore Zack Kirkpatrick didn't unseat senior quarterback Alex Tarin last season. Instead of sitting, he was lined up elsewhere by Idalou coach Jeff Lofton.
The Avalanche-Journal is counting down the Top 10 six-man football teams on the South Plains. The list so far: 10. Petersburg 9.
The Avalanche-Journal is counting down the Top 20 high school football teams on the South Plains. The list so far: 20. Shallowater 19. Sundown 18. Muleshoe 17. Snyder 16. Abernathy 15. Seminole 14. Levelland 13. Post 12. New Deal 11.
The Avalanche-Journal is counting down the Top 10 six-man football teams on the South Plains. The list so far: 10.
Will the Lions be able to continue their 10-year playoff streak against a strong Abernathy team and new additions Olton and Floydada?
First-year coach Michael Pittman inherits a team that returns eight starters from last year's 9-3 season.
SHALLOWATER - Heading into the finals, Jacqueline Horton wanted her Seminole Maidens to stay calm and stick to their routine. They did. Seminole defeated Denver City to win the Shallowater volleyball tournament Saturday, 25-18, 25-17.
MANSFIELD - Marybeth Sandercox and Britni Mosher had 19 and 18 kills, respectively, over two matches as Frenship beat Keller Central and Arlington Grace Prep on Saturday to win the gold bracket at the Sunrise Rotary tournament.
In five games as a freshman quarterback last season, Christian Hayes threw for 1,252 yards, ran for 564 yards and combined for 19 touchdowns. Still, he might not end up as Coronado's starting quarterback.