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Carthage QB, Cuero LB lead Texas 4A all-state football team

Feb. 08, 2023 18:08 PM EST

BRYAN, Texas (AP) — Carthage senior quarterback Connor Cuff and Cuero senior linebacker Sean Burks are the players of the year on the Blue Bell/Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 4A all-state football team. Cuff passed for 4,033 yards with 52 touchdowns and only four...

Franklin RB, Gunter LB lead Texas 3A all-state football list

Feb. 07, 2023 18:43 PM EST

BRYAN, Texas (AP) — Franklin senior running back Bryson Washington and Gunter senior linebacker Ashton Bennett are the players of the year on the Blue Bell/Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 3A all-state football team. Washington, who signed with Baylor, rushed for 2,131...

Timpson QB Bussey leads TSWA 2A all-state football team

Feb. 06, 2023 18:36 PM EST

BRYAN, Texas (AP) — Timpson quarterback Terry Bussey is the offensive player of the year on the Blue Bell/Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 2A all-state football team, while Shiner defensive back Dalton Brooks and Albany defensive back Wyatt Wyndam share defensive honors. ...

Mahomes, Hurts latest Texas prep QBs on Super Bowl stage

Feb. 05, 2023 16:19 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Texas high school quarterbacks guru Todd Dodge got what he wanted when Kansas City's Patrick Mahomes and Jalen Hurts of Philadelphia won their conference championship games. “I really like Joe Burrow,” Dodge said with a chuckle in reference to Cincinnati's star...

California makes flag football a girls' high school sport

Feb. 03, 2023 16:37 PM EST

California approved a plan Friday to make flag football a girls’ high school sport amid soaring popularity of the game and a push to get more female athletes on the field. The move by the California Interscholastic Federation — the statewide body that governs high school...

Georgia coach Smart's father unable to attend CFP title game

Jan. 07, 2023 21:16 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Georgia coach Kirby Smart said his father, former high school football coach Sonny Smart, won’t be at the College Football Playoff national title game because of health issues. “It hurts me that he and my mom won’t be here,” Kirby Smart said Saturday,...

Vegas high school flag football player dies after collapsing

Jan. 06, 2023 14:51 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A high school student-athlete died Thursday after suffering a medical emergency and collapsing during a varsity flag football game at her school, authorities said Friday. The Clark County coroner identified the girl as Ashari Hughes, 16, and reported that a...

After flip from ND to Oregon, 5-star signs with Oklahoma

Dec. 22, 2022 19:57 PM EST

Peyton Bowen, the highly rated defensive back who backed off a verbal commitment to Notre Dame and said he was going to attend Oregon, ended up signing with Oklahoma on Thursday. Bowen's flip from the Fighting Irish to the Ducks during a ceremony at his high school in Denton, Texas,...

High school football incidents spark racism talks, programs

Dec. 22, 2022 05:01 AM EST

Superintendent Torie Gibson felt she had no choice but to make the unpopular decision. When learning Amador High's football team had a group chat titled, “Kill the Blacks,” filled with derogatory language and racial slurs, she ended the Northern California school’s varsity season. ...

Boston College tops No. 21 Virginia Tech 70-65 in OT

Dec. 21, 2022 21:43 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — During recruiting, Boston College coach Earl Grant watched tape of Devin McGlockton playing football in high school, where he was a first team all-state selection in Georgia. “Devin’s supposed to be playing Power 5 tight end right now. He just decided he loved...