The rivalry is renewed tonight. The Amarillo High Sandies and the Tascosa Rebels. A battle that dates back to 1958. A familiar matchup in an unfamiliar location as the game moves to WT’s Buffalo Stadium due to the Tri-State fair.
Apparently, it’s rivalry week here in West Texas. On Tuesday, it was the very first meeting between the West Plains Wolves and Randall High Raiders on the volleyball court. A rivalry months in the making that is sure to have a lasting impact for decades to come.
The Amarillo Sod Poodles have only been a part of the community for four years, and they have built a loyal fan base. Season ticket holder Connie Kesler is already planning to buy her same seats for next year.
Last season, the Boys Ranch Roughriders made headlines across the panhandle after snapping a 49-game losing streak. The longest losing streak in the state of Texas. This season, the team is making headlines once more, but this time losing isn’t part of the story.
We enter our final week of Countdown to Kickoff coverage with the first game set to kick off on Thursday. Next up, a newcomer to the Texas high school football scene. A newcomer to the Texas high school scene in general. The West Plains Wolves.
Dimmitt Head Football Coach Johnny is in his second season in Dimmitt. Breaking down his first season, the Bobcats won more games a year ago than Dimmitt won in the previous three seasons — which was two.