The final Harris Ratings of the 2014 season were released today, and a number of Big Country teams made the cut.
Here is a recap of the BCH top 10 high school football plays for the 2014 season.
Albany head coach Denney Faith said, "I've been proud of this bunch all year long.
Head coach Denney Faith said, "These guys are resilient. They never blinked when those injuries happened. I've seen a lot of groups that would have folded.
Bremond beat the Albany Lions for the Class 2A Div. II state championship thanks to a 21-point 4th quarter. The Tigers win the championship, 28-21.
The Albany Lions are ready to take on Bremond for the state championship.
Thursday will be a special day for the Faith family. Albany head coach Denney Faith will have the opportunity to coach his two youngest sons, Alex and Adam, in the Class 2A Division II state championship game.
The Albany Lions run a pro-style offense during most of their games that is run heavy. As a matter of fact, they run the ball twice as many times as they pass it. However, that changed in their semi-final game with Seagraves.
The Albany Lions are the final Big Country team still alive in the playoffs, and they are headed to the biggest stage in the country.
Sweetwater, Albany, and Throckmorton are the BCH Sports Teams of the Year.
The Albany Lions defeated the Seagraves Eagles with a final score of 24-14 to earn their way to the 2014 State Championship game.
The Seagraves Lions are having a great season, so far. They are undefeated with a 13-0 record, and they have only played 1 close game, and that was way back in September.
The Albany Lions are back in the state semifinals after their big win over Hamlin on Friday night.
Here is a look at the playoff schedule for 12/19-12/20.
The Albany Lions were taking on the Hamlin Pied Pipers in a Big Country sized showdown at Shotwell Stadium.
There are four Big Country school still alive in the playoffs in 11-man football, and three of the head coaches are coaching their sons.
The Albany Lions are winning again this year and fill-in running back Charles Carter and the offensive line are helping to lead the way.
Here is a look at the playoff pairings for the remaining Big Country teams for the Regional Finals.
The third ranked Albany Lions took on the Winters Blizzards in Clyde.
This is the seventh year in a row the Albany Lions have advanced to at least this point in the season.
A look at the playoff pairings for the Big County teams for the third week of the Texas High School Football Playoffs.
The undefeated Albany Lions got the win over Miles with a final score of 38-6.
Rest, this time of year, is not something that you take for granted. When you can get it, most football teams take advantage.
A look at what's in store for the Big Country teams in the Area Round of the playoffs.
The Playoff Pairings are out for the first round of the high school football playoffs, and here is a look at what is in store for the Big Country teams.
The Albany Lions were looking to move to 10-0 on the season as they went on the road to Baird to take on the Bears.
Here are the playoffs scenarios for the high schools in the Big Country according to Texas Football Magazine.
The Albany Lions have been on a roll this season, jumping out to an 8-0 overall record. They'd look to continue that success as they took on the Cross Plains Buffaloes.
The latest Harris Ratings are out, and the Sweetwater Mustangs are the biggest movers, cracking the top 10 for the first time this season.
The Albany Lions were looking to pick up their third district win as they welcomed the Ranger Bulldogs to Lion Stadium.
The latest Harris Ratings are out, and the Coleman Bluecats continue to climb the poll after their 28-0 win over Post.
The undefeated Albany Lions are rested and ready to go after coming off of a bye week as they head into their first district game against thePerrin-Whitt Pirates.
The Albany Lions struggled early in the season, but things seem to be going in the right direction.
The Coleman Bluecats have cracked the top ten in the latest version of the Harris Ratings.
The Cisco Loboes remain the top ranked team in Class 3A Div. II, and Sweetwater reappears in Class 4A Div. II rankings.
The 19th ranked tigers host number 3, Albany.
A total of ten Big Country teams will start the year ranked in the top 25 by Harris Ratings.
The Texas High School Coaches Association released their preseason football poll, and a total of 18 Big Country teams were ranked among their region's best.
Wylie, Anson, Albany, and Goldthwaite are featured in the Top Match Ups of Week 4 in the 2014 season.
The Albany Lions are among the favorites to reach the Class 2A Div. II state title game at AT&T Stadium this year. In order for that to happen, they will likely need a big year from running back Caleb Masters.
Expectations are high entering the fall in Albany, and some have the Lions making it all the way to AT&T Stadium. If Albany is going to live up to those expectations they'll need a big year from junior Caleb Masters.
The Big Country has seen plenty of changes in Class 2A this past year, but Dave Campbell's Texas Football picked some perennial powers to continue their winning ways in 2014.
The Albany Lady Lions are one of 6 teams from the Big Country that are still alive in the softball playoffs.
This week the softball playoffs reach the regional semifinals and a total of six Big Country teams will look to take one more step towards state. Find out when and where they are playing here.
The Albany Lady Lions punched their ticket for the regional semifinals with a walk-off win over district rival Stamford at Wells Field on Saturday.
The Albany Lady Lions took a big step towards the regional semifinals with a 8-4 win over rival Stamford.
The baseball playoffs continue this week with the area round, and twelve Big Country teams have their sights set on reaching the regional quarterfinals. Find out when and where they are playing here.
The third round of the UIL Softball Playoffs get underway this week as a total of nine Big Country teams will look to take one more step towards Austin. Find out when and where they will be playing right here.
This week athletes from all over Texas will head to Austin for the UIL State Track & Field Meet, and once again the Big Country will be well represented at the state capitol.
The baseball playoffs get underway this week with the bi-district round. Find out when and where the teams from the Big Country are playing right here.