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Austin Wins A Defensive Nail-biter Over Burges
The 2018 high school football regular season came to an end on Friday night as teams were playing for district titles and playoff seeding.  The Austin Panthers hosted Burges at R.E. McKee Stadium on a cool, windy November evening to determine who would solidify the number two seed in District 2…
Austin Destroys Irvin 27-7 at Tony Shaw Field
In a game that consisted of eight combined turnovers, the Austin Panthers went into a hostile environment and handily defeated a red hot Irvin Rocket team 27-7 that came into the contest riding a four-game winning streak.  The game began with a plethora of turnovers on both sides as Austin's running…
Bowie Narrowly Defeats Austin in a Classic 1-5A Showdown 21-19
Twenty years is a long time to work with an individual, after such a period of time, one could argue that a tremendous friendship could develop or even a bond that may only exist among family members.  That is exactly how long Bowie coach Robert Padilla and Austin coach Eric Pichardo have worked wit…
Football Friday Nights- Week 5 Preview
Coronado and Franklin battle every year for west side supremacy.  With all due respect to the up and coming Americas Trailblazers, the east side goes through Montwood and El Dorado.........for now.  Separated by less than four miles, this game has become a neighborhood rivalry.
Football Friday Nights- Week 4 Preview
It's hard to believe, but the 2011 high school season is nearly a month old.  I am incredibly excited for the game of the week.  For one week the 5A superpowers are taking a backseat to the two oldest schools in the city.  For the 80th time El Paso High and Austin will battle eac…