The Abilene High Eagles fell Saturday afternoon in a battle between the only two remaining unbeaten teams in Class 5A.
For the first time in nearly three months, the Abilene High Eagles are out of the top 10 in the Harris Ratings.
A strong effort in the second half helped give the Abilene High Eagles a playoff win Friday night against Arlington Lamar.
After the Bi-District round of the playoffs a total of six Big Country teams remain in the top ten in the Harris Ratings. The Wylie Bulldogs are this week's biggest movers.
A total of 14 teams in the big country are now in the second round of the high school playoffs.
The defense helped lead the Eagles to a playoff victory Saturday afternoon against El Paso Montwood.
The Cooper Cougars were able to outlast the El Paso Americas Trailblazers Friday night in their Bi-District match-up.
A total of six teams in the Big Country are now in the Top Ten in their respected divisions in this week's Harris Ratings.
The Merkel Badgers and Ballinger Bearcats are back in the Top 25 of the Harris Ratings for week ten.
Cooper finished the regular season on a four game winning streak Friday night with a victory over San Angelo Central.
A total of 13 Big Country teams made the top 25 in this week's Harris Ratings.
The Abilene High Eagles cruised to another district win on Friday night over the Lubbock Coronado Mustangs.
The Cooper Cougars were once again able to pick up a shutout Friday night, but this time on the road in Amarillo.
Cooper Head Coach Todd Moebes talks about his team's impressive win over Midland High, and the upcoming road trip to Amarillo in this week's "Tuesday Conversation."
In this week's "Tuesday Conversation" Abilene High Eagles Head Coach Steve Warren talks about an injury to one of his star players, and this week's homecoming game against Lubbock Coronado.
The Cooper Cougars are this week's biggest movers in the Top 25 of the Harris Ratings.
The new Harris Ratings are out for week five, and there was yet again a shake-up in the ratings for some teams in the Big Country.
The Abilene High Eagles enter their match-up with the rival Cooper Cougars undefeated, and are focused to keep that record perfect past the Crosstown Showdown.
The Cooper Cougars are excited to get back on the field against their rival, Abilene High, and erase the memories of last year's game.
The new Harris Ratings are out for Week 4, and some Big Country teams are making their move. Meanwhile, others are falling slightly.
The Cooper Cougars dropped their first game of the season against the Midland Lee Rebels at Shotwell Stadium.
The Abilene Eagles cruised to a first win in district play on Friday night in Amarillo.
The Abilene High Eagles cruised to victory Friday night over the Duncanville Panthers.
For the second straight week the Abilene Cooper Cougars defeated a Class 4A power, but this time on the road.
While most high school students are getting ready for for summer vacation, the Cooper Cougar Football team is hard at work starting a new chapter in their football story.
On the South Side, the Cooper Cougars are sending six players to continue their careers at the next level. Starting with Quarterback Clayton Nicholas who is heading up highway 84 to play quarterback for Texas Tech Tech, where he has plenty to look forward to.