A field goal in the closing seconds of the fourth quarter locked up a district title for Albany on Friday night.
The Albany Lions hosted the Cross Plains Buffaloes as Cross Plains looked to beat Albany for the first time since 1934.
The Albany Lions proved to be the leaders of the pride on Friday when they knocked off the Roby Lions.
The Albany Lions continued their perfect season on Friday night with a win on the road in Roscoe.
The Albany Lions cruised to a convincing 74-0 win over Gorman on Friday night.
Munday in Albany tonight as they look for their first win of the season.
The Albany Lions rose up to Class 2A on Friday night for a win on the road at Jim Ned.
It was slow going early on for the Albany Lions, but their defense helped seal a victory against Hawley.
Wylie, Albany, Munday, Bangs, and Goldthwaite are featured in the Top Match Ups for Week 2 in the upcoming 2013 season.
Wylie, Sweetwater, Anson, Stamford, Hamlin, and Albany are all featured in Top Match Ups for Week 10.
Stamford, Goldthwaite, Albany, and Munday are all picked to win district championships by Dave Campbell's Texas Football Magazine.
The Stamford Bulldogs and Munday Moguls are the defending Class A champions, and they are both the highest ranked Big Country schools in Texas Football Magazine.
Sunday the UIL announced the All-Tournament Teams for last week's State Softball Tournament in Austin.
The Albany Lions came back to take the lead in the Class A state semifinals on Wednesday, but Ivanhoe Rayburn answered the challenge to post an 8-6 victory.
The Class A semifinals get things started in Austin on Wednesday morning.
The Albany Lady Lions were able to chip away at a Windthorst lead and come away with a victory to advance to the regional finals.
The Albany Lady Lions continued their run in the postseason with a victory over Forsan on Saturday afternoon.
The Lady Lions of Albany in game one of their series the Menard Yellow Jackets.
A total of six Big Country teams finished in the top ten of the Harris Ratings in 2012.
A total of six teams remain in the top ten this week, but four of them are done for the season.
Munday Moguls go on to win 55-7 over the Albany Lions.
Head coach Denney Faith's program is known to be senior dominated, and this year is no different.
This year the Albany Lions made the move from division one to division two in Class A. That didn't mean the road to a state title got any easier. In fact it may have become more difficult with a match-up against Munday in the quarterfinals.
The Eastland Mavericks make their debut in the top ten after a playoff win over Bangs.
A total of seven players from the Big Country were named to the All-State Team by the Texas Girls Coaches Association.
For the first time in nearly three months, the Abilene High Eagles are out of the top 10 in the Harris Ratings.
The Albany Lions were able to run away with the playoff win over Iraan on Friday afternoon.
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.
The Albany Lions rolled to the district championship this year to earn that open date, but some don't like it at the start of the playoffs.
A total of 14 teams in the big country are now in the second round of the high school playoffs.
Albany's Jake Bumguardner is the Class A Built Ford Tough Player of the Week in Class A.
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.
Albany wins it 55-14 over Hamlin for the District Title.
There has been some change this season in Albany as the Lions dropped from Class A Division I to Division II, but something this 2012 team doesn't want to see change is the excellence that surrounds this program which includes bringing home yet another district title, something they can do Friday night against Hamlin.
The Albany Lions took down Cross Plains Friday night in an offensive explosion that resulted in a 77-23 final score.
The new Harris Ratings are out, and the Brownwood Lions are the newest addition to this week's list.
The Lions blow out the Baird Bears 62-0.
The Albany Lions win it 69-12
Albany wins big Friday Night, 63-15.
9 Big Country teams are mention this week in the Harris Ratings Top 25.
13 Big Country high schools are mentioned in the 2012 Preseason Harris Ratings. The ratings were released on Monday.
The 2011 campaign for the Albany Lions ended in heartbreak. A near perfect season that came short of the goal of going to Cowboys Stadium with a loss to Stamford in the regional semifinals.
The Abilene High Eagles welcome the Midland Bulldogs to town to finish the regular season. Texas Football magazine says that the Eagles will already be playoff bound by this time but head coach Steve Warren's team will be looking to claim another outright district championship.
Now in his third year in the pocket, and the second year on our list, Albany's Jake Bumguardner knows this Lions offense like the back of his hand.
The 2010 season is just around the corner, and we start our look ahead to the top games with Week 0.
The Lions lost the title to the Cayuga Wildcats.
The Albany Lions are back in the Class A Division II State Championship game.