Category: Ysleta ISD

Franklin defeats Coronado 28-14 in Westside Bowl

Photo by Abel Carrillo EL PASO, Texas – Coronado gave heavily favored Franklin all they could handle in the 2019 Westside Bowl, but penalties and Franklin’s big play ability helped Franklin hold off Coronado 28-14 in the Sun Bowl Thursday night. Coronado picked off Franklin quarterback Danny Walther four times, but more than 100 yards […]

Week Eight El Paso High School Football Preview and Predictions

Photo by Johnny Tegg Thursday, October 17th Coronado Thunderbirds (1-5, 0-1) @ #2 Franklin Cougars (5-1, 0-1) 6:00 pm kickoff, Sun Bowl Broadcasters: Alex Nicolas and Tony Grijalva Channels: Franklin https://www.towntalksportselpaso.com/franklin-cougars/ All eyes will be on how Franklin bounces back from their first loss in a close game with Americas, while Coronado is fighting for their […]

Week Eight Live Broadcast Schedule

TownTalk Sports El Paso #txhsfb roundtable

TownTalk Sports El Paso #txhsfb roundtable    This week, Alex Nicolas and Tony Grijalva talk about the district openers that took place in week seven.  We also look at the latest Super 8 Power Poll and preview an interesting week eight that should heat up the race for the playoffs. Listen below:

Week Eight TownTalk Sports El Paso Super 8 Power Poll

Photo by Johnny Tegg Week Eight Super Eight Power Poll #TTSportsEPSuper8 Team (First place votes) Points Last week This week   #1 Americas (5-1, 1-0) (17 first place votes) 204 #2 Vs. Socorro, Thursday #2 Franklin (5-1, 0-1) 177 #1 Vs. Coronado, Thursday #3 Parkland (6-0, 1-0) 157 #4 Vs. Ysleta, Friday #4 Pebble Hills […]

Week Seven Speaking Rock Player of the Week – Parkland’s Donta Hayes

Photo by Johnny Tegg Parkland wide receiver Donta Hayes caught six passes for 128 yards and four touchdown receptions as as Parkland defeated Hanks 56-41 in their District 1-5A DII opener to earn Speaking Rock Player of the Week Honors. Parkland is El Paso’s lone undefeated team in 2019. Other Week Seven Stars Michael Haack, […]

Sunday El Paso High School Football Notebook

Photo by Matt Metz Chapin finds first win of the season in style The Chapin Huskies scored a season-high 61 points and rolled to a nice district opening win last Thursday on homecoming night. It’s been a slow start the perennial 5A power, but their week seven win shows the young Huskies may have grown […]

El Paso 6A/5A High School Football Standings

 Photo by Johnny Tegg Standings after week 7 X- Denotes playoff spot clinched *** – Denotes district champion 1-6A Team Overall District Americas 5-1 1-0 Montwood 4-2 1-0 Pebble Hills 4-2 1-0 Franklin 5-1 0-1 Coronado 1-5 0-1 Socorro 0-6 0-1 Americas @ Socorro, 7 pm, Thursday Coronado @ Franklin, 6 pm, Thursday (Sun Bowl) […]

Eastlake Slips past Eastwood 24-21

Photo by Mark Mena On a chilly October night at the Socorro Activity Center, the home team Eastlake Falcons opened the District 1-5A football season with a hard fought last second win against the visiting Eastwood Troopers. Both teams came into this district opener with tough non-district schedules and coming off a bye week. Eastlake […]

Burges shuts down Jeff 34-0

Photo and Story by Chris Gomez EL PASO, Texas – At Mustang Stadium the Burges Mustangs shut out the Jefferson Silver Foxes 34-0 in front of a rowdy homecoming crowd.  Jefferson would hold start the game going blow-for-blow with Burges for almost a full half. Both teams would play great defense. Jefferson would have several […]