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Thursday, October 11th, 2012

PAC: High school football imperiled by vouchers

As they prepare for a battle over school vouchers during the next legislative session, a liberal advocacy group is calling attention to a program that few thought was under immediate threat in Texas: High school football.

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

New San Marcos AD: Academics trumps athletics

An enthusiastic San Marcos CISD school board voted unanimously Monday evening to hire Mark Soto as the new district athletic director and high school head football coach.

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

Audio: Corridor Sports Connection 10/03/10

Bill and Brant review the Texas State Bobcats' spectacular win against the Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks. Features interviews with Bobcats Linebackers Coach Terrol Dillon and Head Coach Brad Wright. Plus: Bill's a Metalhead, shopping.

Thursday, August 13th, 2009

Texas Football picks Texans, Rebels to win districts

Dave Campbell's Texas Football picks Hays and Wimberley to win their districts, while also picking Lehman and San Marcos to finish last in their districts.

Friday, October 17th, 2008

Coach Shelton continues historic career with 300th win

The Hays Consolidated Rebels and the Lockhart Lions entered Friday’s game with a lot on the line for each.  The Rebels were looking at a chance to not only improve their standing in district 17-4A, but were...

Tuesday, July 8th, 2008

Hays to play defending state champs in fall football

Hays football coach Bob Shelton faced a challenge putting together this year's schedule. Now that defending state champion Rosenberg Lamar is on the schedule, the challenges will come on the field.