Category: Americas Trail Blazers

Arlington High shuts down Americas 34-14 in 6A area round

Arlington High shuts down Americas 34-14 in 6A area round

Photo by Ace Acosta/El Paso Herald Post MIDLAND, Texas – The Arlington High Colts outscored Americas 17-0 in the second half, forcing three turnovers on downs on the Trailblazers four second half drives, to move onto the regional semifinal in the Class 6A DII UIL Texas State Playoffs. The win for the Colts sets them […]

El Paso High School Football Area Round Playoff Preview and Predictions

El Paso High School Football Area Round Playoff Preview and Predictions

Photo by Ace Acosta/El Paso Herald Post All times are Mountain Time Thursday, November 21st Hanks Knights (6-4) vs. Wichita Falls Rider Raiders (7-4) Class 5A II area round game 6 pm kickoff, 5:30 pm pregame show, Grande Communications Stadium, Midland, Texas Broadcasters: Alex Nicolas and Tony Grijalva Channels: Hanks https://www.towntalksportselpaso.com/hanks-knights/ Hanks won a bi-district game […]

TownTalk Sports El Paso #txhsfb round table: Area Round Edition

TownTalk Sports El Paso #txhsfb round table: Area Round Edition

Photo by Ruben Ramirez/El Paso Herald Post Alex Nicolas and Tony Grijalva review a historic bi-district round and look ahead to the seven teams still alive in the area round. Listen to the podcast below, or on Apple, Google, or Spotify or wherever podcasts are found!

El Paso area high school football Bi-district round notebook

El Paso area high school football Bi-district round notebook

Photo by Ace Acosta/El Paso Herald Post Two gutsy play calls help Americas move on All the talk after Americas’ win over Frenship was the decision to go for a two-point conversion to win the game by head coach Patrick Melton, but the play call before that one was even more gutsy as Americas used […]

El Paso High School Football Area Round Pairings

El Paso High School Football Area Round Pairings

Photo by Ruben Ramirez/El Paso Herald Post Time, locations, and dates will be updated as information is confirmed. 6A DII Amercias (10-1) vs. Arlington High (8-3), Saturday, 1 pm MT, Grande Communications Stadium, Midland Texas 5A DII Hanks (6-4) vs. Wichita Falls Rider (7-4), Thursday, 6 pm MT, Grande Communications Stadium, Midland, Texas Parkland (11-0) […]

Late two-point conversion lifts Americas over Frenship 36-35

Late two-point conversion lifts Americas over Frenship 36-35

Photo by Ace Acosta/El Paso Herald Post EL PASO, Texas – With the game on the line and 1:51 left on the clock, Americas head coach Patrick Melton knew his bread and butter would send him to the area round. So after an 11-yard touchdown run by fullback Joshua Ruvacalba that cut the Frenship lead […]

Midland Lee eliminates Montwood 65-32

Midland Lee eliminates Montwood 65-32

Photo by Johnny Tegg MIDLAND, Texas – Lee quarterback Michael Serrano threw for 324 yards and five touchdowns, leading Midland Lee past Montwood 65-32 in the Class 6A DI bi-district round game Thursday in Midland. Midland Lee awaits the winner of Euless Trinity and Arlington Lamar in the area round next week. Serrano was a […]

El Paso High School Football Bi-District Round Playoff Preview and Predictions

El Paso High School Football Bi-District Round Playoff Preview and Predictions

Photo by Ace Acosta/El Paso Herald Post All times are Mountain Time Thursday, November 14th Montwood Rams (7-3) @ Midland Lee Rebels (9-1) Class 6A DII bi-district round game 3:30 pm kickoff, Grande Communications Stadium, Midland, Texas Broadcasters: Alex Nicolas and Tony Grijalva Channels: Montwood https://www.towntalksportselpaso.com/montwood-rams/ A regular season rematch starts the playoff action on Thursday […]

TownTalk Sports El Paso #txhsfb Round Table: Playoff Edition

TownTalk Sports El Paso #txhsfb Round Table: Playoff Edition

Photo by Ruben Ramirez/El Paso Herald Post The regular season has ended, and the playoffs are finally here. Alex Nicolas and Tony Grijalva break down every bi-district round game involving a 6A or 5A team. Listen to the podcast below or subscribe on iTunes and Google Podcasts.