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District 27-4A

Thursday, October 16th, 2008

Rattlers face last-chance showdown with Alamo Heights

The San Marcos Rattlers face almost certain playoff elimination Friday night if they can't win at Bobcat Stadium against Alamo Heights. As it happened, the Ratters' front-loaded District 27-4A schedule put them against San Antonio-area powers Steele, Kerrville Tivy and Alamo Heights in the first four weeks.

Thursday, October 9th, 2008

Rattlers hit the long road

The long trip to Kerrville Tivy Friday night is the first in a series of long steps for the San Marcos Rattlers if they are to make the high school football playoffs for the tenth consecutive year.

Saturday, October 4th, 2008

Turnovers torture Rattlers in second straight district loss

In a near carbon copy of last week's 49-17 loss at Steele, the San Marcos Rattlers fumbled five times Friday night in a 48-14 loss to New Braunfels Canyon at Bobcat Stadium.

Friday, October 3rd, 2008

Rattlers reaching for recovery tonight against Canyon

The San Marcos Rattlers need to win this evening at Bobcat Stadium against New Braunfels Canyon, lest they should fall to 0-2 in the District 27-4A high school football race.

Saturday, September 27th, 2008

Rebels take measure in loss to defending state champs

Now, the Hays Rebels know how they stack up against the defending state champions after taking a 35-24 loss to Lamar Rosenberg Friday night. If these two teams meet in the playoffs, the Rebels will have to...

Saturday, September 27th, 2008

Special teams fumbles doom Rattlers early in 49-17 loss at Steele

The San Marcos Rattlers lost almost at the start Friday night, when they fumbled the first two kickoffs. Against a Steele team with stout defense and a good running game, their 49-17 loss became just a matter...

Thursday, September 25th, 2008

Rattlers to begin tough district football schedule

Buckle up. District 27-4A could be the toughest Class 4A league in Texas high school football, and the San Marcos Rattlers are taking it on, starting tonight.

Saturday, September 6th, 2008

Rattlers escape with 27-26 win against Bastrop

A missed point-after kick by Bastrop enabled the San Marcos Rattlers to survive their home football opener Friday night with a 27-26 win.

Friday, September 5th, 2008

Rattlers face Bastrop in home opener

The San Marcos Rattlers and Bastrop Bears are coming from different directions tonight when they meet for the Rattlers home football opener at Bobcat Stadium.

Friday, July 18th, 2008

San Marcos Rattlers face challenging football schedule

An opener at Waco High, a tough district and only four home games, conspire to present the San Marcos Rattlers numerous hurdles for the upcoming high school football season.

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