The Cisco Loboes and Stamford Bulldogs remain among the top teams in the state heading to AT&T Stadium.
A total of five Big Country teams remain ranked by Harris Ratings, and three of them are still alive in the playoffs after the quarterfinal round.
The fifth ranked Eastland Mavericks took on the second ranked Wall Hawks tonight in Brownwood.
The fourth round of the playoffs are right around the corner. Here's a list of all the quarterfinal matchups for the teams still alive in the playoffs from the Big Country.
The Eastland Mavericks are moving on after their third round win over Bangs on Monday night in Brownwood.
The Stamford Bulldogs are this week's big movers out of the five Big Country teams that are ranked by Harris Ratings.
The regional round is right around the corner, and many Big Country teams remain in the playoffs. Here's a complete list of the upcoming games.
A total of six Big Country teams are ranked by Harris this week, with five of them remaining in the postseason.
The area round of the football playoffs are right around the corner. Here's a list of the pairings involving the Big Country teams remaining in the postseason.
Josh Moylan leads Eastland to its 12th straight win in a dominating 40-0 victory over Littlefield.
Eastland head coach Brian Hulett has a bunch of experienced players, and those players are really good.
After one week of playoff football, a total of six Big Country teams remain ranked in the Harris Ratings Top Ten heading to the area round.
The Eastland Mavericks were able to pick up a bi-district win over Brady after a slow start to the game.
The first week of the playoffs have arrived, and with that comes the cut to the Top Ten by Harris Ratings. This week a total of six Big Country high schools make the cut.
Here's a list of the Big Country playoff matchups for the bi-district round.
The Eastland Mavericks brought home a district title on Friday night with a win over Clyde.
The Eastland Mavericks will be looking to cap of an undefeated regular season on Friday night, at home, on Senior night as they take on the Clyde Bulldogs.
A total of seven Big Country teams are ranked heading into the final week of the regular season.
The Eastland Mavericks locked up at least a share of a district title on Friday night with a win over Comanche.
The De Leon Bearcats are the newest of the eight Big Country teams that are ranked in the Top 25 by Harris Ratings.
The Eastland Mavericks looked to stay undefeated tonight as they hosted the Dublin Lions.
The Hamlin Pied Pipers are this week's big mover among the eight Big Country teams ranked by Harris Ratings.
The Eastland Mavericks continued their perfect run through district with a win over Merkel on Friday night.
The Goldthwaite Eagles are this week's big winners in the Harris Ratings as they soared into the top ten in their classification.
The Eastland Mavericks offense rolled past Breckenridge on Friday night in the district opener.
This week a total of ten Big Country high school football teams are ranked, and for the first time this season the Comanche Indians are among them.
The Eastland Mavericks took their undefeated record to Tuscola to take on the Jim Ned Indians.
For the first time this season, the Bangs Dragons make their debut in the Harris Ratings. Thus bringing the grand total of Big Country teams ranked to nine.
A total of eight Big Country teams are ranked this week, and many of them in the top ten of their respective classifications.
The Eastland Mavericks continued their climb up the rankings this week after an offensive explosion against Grandview last Friday night.
The Eastland Mavericks made the biggest jump of any of the nine Big Country Schools ranked in this week's Harris Ratings.
The Eastland Mavericks taking on the Grandview Zebras in Eastland tonight.
A total of nine teams are ranked in the Top 25 by Harris Ratings after Week 1, and that includes the Wylie Bulldogs.
A total of nine Big Country high schools remain in the Harris Ratings Top 25s after Week Zero, and none of them come from either Class 5A or 3A.
The Sweetwater Mustangs traveling east to take on the Eastland Mavericks in a 3A/2A match-up.
A total of eleven Big Country teams start the 2013 season in the Harris Ratings Top 25s, but only one of them is from Class 5A.
A year ago the Eastland Mavericks returned to the regional finals in Class 2A Division I after winning their second straight district title.
In 2012 the Eastland mavericks had double digit wins for the second straight year and returned to the regional finals. One of the main reasons for that success was the play of their quarterback Josh Moylan.
17 different homes in Eastland are receiving a free make-over, courtesy of over 200 students from Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma.
The Mavericks take this one 37-3 over Jim Ned.
Another good class 2A-1A game in Eastland. 12th ranked Goldthwaite making the trip to Eastland.
Sweetwater starting off the season in the Mustang Bowl taking on the Eastland Mavericks. The Mavericks enter the game ranked 14th in the State in Class 2A.
When you go undefeated through the regular season, and don't lose your
first game of 2011 until November, figuring out where to start in 2012
could prove a bit challenging. For the Eastland, though, it's just part
of being a Maverick.
A fundraiser to benefit an injured Eastland man raised about $14,000 dollars Saturday.
The Cisco Loboes lost 16 letterman from last season, but what is left is plenty good. Head coach Brent West's team is picked to win the District 4-2A Division 2 championship this year.
The child who nearly drowned at an Eastland Public Pool Friday evening was released from the hospital Saturday night.
All his family wants is to find who did it
The Bangs Dragons blanked the Eastland 10-0, sweeping the Lady Mavs out of the playoffs on their way to the Area round.
More than 100 kids in Eastland went hunting for Easter gold.
Eastland firefighters test out their severe weather warning system to ensure it's ready for a situation like the one in Dallas just days ago.
The Jim Ned Indians Jumped out to a massive lead at home before having to hold on against Eastland.
The Eastland Mavericks spent much of the 2011 season as the number 1 ranked team in Class 2A, and if the 2012 schedule is any indication, repeating that will be difficult.
Eastland and Ranger residents should soon taste cleaner water.
Mary Clark, owner of the more than one hundred animals that were seized from two of her Eastland properties on Monday, believes she's committed no wrongdoing to any of the animals.
In the 2nd game of the double header at Kimbrell, Eastland held off Bangs by a final of 47-43.
More than one hundred dogs, puppies and even rats were seized from an Eastland home and another location outside of the city.
The 19th ranked Eastland Mavericks Boys Basketball team hosting the Anson Tigers Friday night.
BCH Sports Player of the Year Trent Brittain is the Class 2A Built Ford Tough Player of the Year for the state of Texas.
The 19th ranked Jim Ned Indians took care of business in a 19 point win over the Hawley Bearcats 70-51.
The number four Jim Ned Lady Indians rebounded from a loss to Merkel with a dominating 67-22 win over the Hawley Lady Bearcats.
The latest Texas Association of Basketball Coaches rankings were released today with several big country teams making some big noise.
Baird, Eastland, Abilene High, and Cooper deliver the top plays of the 2011 high school football season.
Eastland quarterback and BCH Sports MVP, Trent Brittain, talks to Alyssa Orange about the 2011 season and winning the Most Valuable Player award.
It was a great year from the very beginning for senior quarterback Trent Brittain. In the first game of the season, he had 340 total yards and a game high 5 touchdowns.
AHS running back Paxton Grayer, Snyder quarterback Keenon Ward, Eastland quarterback Trent Brittain, and Stamford quarterback Hagen Hutchinson are the BCH Sports Players of the Year.
What has been an amazing season for the Eastland Mavericks met its tough end Friday night at Ratliff Stadium.
This season the Eastland Maverick offense has been getting a majority of the ink, and the credit for this team's success, but it's really the defensive side of the ball whose helping them put it all together.
Taylor County had a good football season with 4 teams making the playoffs. But Eastland County is having a great season.
This week's Harris Ratings feature the usual suspects with one new face after last weekends action.
Eastland comes from behind to beat Wall 15-14.
The Playoff Week Three Harris Poll features several Big Country teams who are still alive in the Texas State Playoffs.
The Eastland Mavericks started slowly on Thursday night but pulled away to beat Littlefield, 55-22 for the Area Championship.
The Eastland Mavericks start their run in the Class 2A Division 1 postseason on Thursday night in Colorado City.
Eastland vs. Clifton (Eastland-55, Clifton-7)
Eastland quarterback Trent Brittain is the Class 2A Built Ford Tough Texas High School Football Player of the Week after his performance in the Maverick's victory over Whitney.
12 Big Country schools are mentioned in this week's Harris Ratings.
Eastland is the biggest mover of the 13 Big Country schools in the Harris Ratings Top 25 for Week 7 of the 2011 season.
Eastland vs. Godley (Eastland-30, Godley-28)
Week five of the High School football season is upon us and it brings with it, several intriguing Match-ups in the Big Country.
The Eastland Mavericks are just a day from facing the number 1 ranked Godley Wildcats
12 Big Country schools are in the Harris Ratings Top 25 heading into Week 5 of the 2011 season.
Hawley leads 14 Big Country schools in the Harris Ratings Top 25.
The Eastland Mavericks started the season with 3 straight wins, and quarterback Trent Brittain is helping to lead the way.
High school students portray bullying victims who committed suicide.
A lucky 13 Big Country high school football teams are mentioned in this week's Harris Ratings Top 25. The Abilene High Eagles continue to climb the rankings this week after hammering Tulsa Booker T. Washington high school on Saturday. The Eagles are ranked 15th in the state. This week's opponent, Harlingen, is 16th in the ratings.
Hamilton vs. Eastland (Final: Hamilton-14, Eastland-50)
Early vs. Eastland
Eastland vs. Clyde
The Brownwood Lions hit the field on Friday for their first scrimmage of the 2011 season as they tested their skills against the Class 2A Eastland Mavericks.
The Eastland Mavericks are ready to go after a decent 7-4 record in 2011. They may only have a handful of starters returning... they feel that have a strong squad...especially on offense. "Obviously in our offense, we have Trent Brittian coming back at quarterback and he's a great quarterback, We also have Dominque Segura and Caleb Hullum coming back and they are just awesome recievers so we're going to get the job done on offense." and Brittian, who was all district last year, has a lot of responsibility as the head of the Mav offense. "To know... get us in the right situation, handle the right situation, if we need to check, or if we need to know where to go with the ball.. the running game, passing game wise the whole thing handle himself in a mature manner, you know its something that, hes been on varsity for three years and its going to be his second year running quarterback, and just to see the things that other quarterbacks from the past have progressed from and its what we want to see from him." "When I asked coach Hulett and some of the players about what sets this team apart from the rest, they all said leadership, and the intitative guys are taking to step up and take charge" "Nobody in the past wanted to set up and get it done, we've got that leadership and want to now."
The Eastland Mavericks are ready to go after a decent 7-4 record in 2011. They may only have a handful of starters returning... they feel that have a strong squad...especially on offense.
"Obviously in our offense, we have Trent Brittian coming back at quarterback and he's a great quarterback, We also have Dominque Segura and Caleb Hullum coming back and they are just awesome recievers so we're going to get the job done on offense."
and Brittian, who was all district last year, has a lot of responsibility as the head of the Mav offense.
"To know... get us in the right situation, handle the right situation, if we need to check, or if we need to know where to go with the ball.. the running game, passing game wise the whole thing handle himself in a mature manner, you know its something that, hes been on varsity for three years and its going to be his second year running quarterback, and just to see the things that other quarterbacks from the past have progressed from and its what we want to see from him."
"When I asked coach Hulett and some of the players about what sets this team apart from the rest, they all said leadership, and the intitative guys are taking to step up and take charge"
"Nobody in the past wanted to set up and get it done, we've got that leadership and want to now."
Forrest Robinson and the Eastland Mavericks got past the Wall Hawks 53-52 in overtime in Merkel on Wednesday. Robinson hit a three at the end of regulation to force overtime, and that's when the Mavericks were able to hold on for the one-point victory.
Bangs got off to a rough start, but held on to get the win over Eastland 37-30.
The Buckaroos put on a dominating performance against the Eastland Mavericks, taking the win 42-21.
Eastland overcame Comanche 44-31 in your Sonic Game of the Week.
Eastland had no trouble with Whitney, they run them over 54-6.
Eastland has no trouble with Dublin, and runs away with this one 41-0.
Eastland slams Millsap 49-7. Eastland is now three and one thanks to this victory over the Millsap Bulldogs.
The always-tough Clyde Bulldogs traveled east to kick off their season against Eastland. It turned out to be worth the trip.