football friday night

Austin Wins The 81st “Battle For The Claw” In Overtime
The 81st installment of the "Battle for the Claw" is an annual event that should not be missed.  It is the oldest rivalry in El Paso, and one of the oldest rivalries in Texas. The Panthers and Tigers have played every year since 1930, with the exception of Friday November…
El Dorado Beats Coronado In A 1-5A Thriller
Our N3L Optics game of the week lived up to the hype of being the top game in the city as El Dorado defeated Coronado 33-28.  The Aztecs were heavily favored going into the contest, and looked to run away with the game by taking an early 13-0 lead in the first quarter.
Del Valle Wins A Key 2-4A Battle against Hanks
Excitement was in the air on Friday night at Hanks Excalibur Stadium, as the Knights hosted the Conquestadores in a crucial 2-4A game.  Del Valle entered the contest undefeated in District 2-4A play at 4-0, while Hanks, playing in 2-4A now came in red hot winning their last 3 games, and we…
Del Valle Dominates Riverside On A Rainy, Sloppy Night
Rain fell throughout the evening, puddles of water accumulated on the field, the temperature dropped into the 60's, and Del Valle defeated Riverside in a key District 2-4A battle at Riverfront Stadium.  The Rangers were never really in the contest, turning the ball over 6 ti…
The Historian’s Gift: Steve Hill Remembered [OPINION]
The game notes always came in longhand, all written with a blue ballpoint pen. Stats, coaching records, last five games of the series -- transcribed onto wide-rule notebook paper, complete with Steve Hill's thoughts about the high school football game they described...