The playoff teams on the slate include Class 3A schools Snyder, Monahans, Wylie and Brownwood. Eastland, Breckenridge and Wall are 2A opponents that went to the postseason last year.
The Mustangs open the season with back to back game at the Mustang Bowl against Eastland and Andrews. The Andrews game is the last game at home for more than a month.
Head coach Craig Slaughter's team starts putting the miles on the bus for the next 3 weeks.They travel to Breckenridge, Wall, and they close non-district with a road game against former district rival Brownwood.
After an open date, the Mustangs come home to the Mustang Bowl to take on Snyder in their Dist. 4-3A opener. That game is followed by Midland Greenwood, Big Spring, Monahans. District play ends with a road game at Wylie.
2012 Sweetwater Mustangs Football Schedule
Aug. 31 vs. Eastland
Sept. 7 vs. Andrews
Sept. 14 at Breckenridge
Sept. 21 at Wall
Sept. 28 at Brownwood
Oct. 12 vs. Snyder
Oct. 19 vs. M. Greenwood
Oct. 26 at Big Spring
Nov. 2 vs. Monahans
Nov. 9 at Wylie