There will be a new state champion in six-man division one after the Ira Bulldogs knocked off Throckmorton on Friday night.
Dave Campbell's Texas Football magazine says 4 Big Country 6-man football teams are good enough to be in the Top 10 this year.
A total of five schools were represented at the Bomber Six-on-Six Football Tournament on Sunday afternoon. Only one would lead the Taylor County Expo Center as the champion.
The Throckmorton Greyhounds' run in the boys basketball tournament came to an end Saturday afternoon at Moody Coliseum.
A fast start against Ira Friday night helped push Throckmorton to the regional finals.
A total of eight Big Country boys basketball teams are ranked in this week's coaches poll.
A total of 17 boys and girls basketball teams in the Big Country are now ranked in the top 25 for their respective classes.
In Throckmorton, Gary Farquhar signed to attend and play football for Midwestern State.
Out of the seven Big Country teams ranked in the coach's polls this week, a total of four of them made the top ten in their respected classes.
The Wylie Lady Bulldogs jumped slightly in this weeks coaches poll. At the same time the Stamford Bulldogs made their debut in the Class A Div. I poll.
The Jim Ned Lady Indians made the biggest jump this week out of the 16 teams in the Big Country currently ranked in the top 25 of the coaches' poll.
A total of 17 teams in the Big Country are ranked in the top 25 in the state according to the coaches. Seven of them are boys teams, and the girls make up ten teams ranked among the best in the state.
Throckmorton is the team of the year in 6-man football for the 2nd year in a row.
If you drive around Throckmorton, you will see signs all over town, like the one behind me, that reads 'State Champions in 05 and 2011.' Now this 2012 team is ready to add 2012 to those signs, and on the back of their practice jersey's it simply reads 'Repeat.' One word that makes a very big statement.
The Throckmorton Greyhounds are making a habit out of going to the State Championship game. This is their 3rd trip to State in a row, and they are winning games at an amazing clip.
The Throckmorton Greyhounds are on their way back to the state title game after defeating Turkey Valley in Snyder Saturday night.
Throckmorton vs. Windthorst