Updated: 7:09 PM Caldwell Superintendent confirmed this morning that Bobby Jack Goforth has been hired to become the next athletic director and head football coach at Caldwell High School.
Updated: 10:55 PM Last week KBTX Sports reported that Caldwell Head Football Coach Kenneth Gilchrist was leaving the Hornets field house after one season and returning to Whitney where he had coached for three seasons before coming to Caldwell, today KBTX Sports learned that Gilchrist told his coaches in Caldwell that he was leaving to return to Whitney.
Updated: 10:50 PM Navasota High School has been presented with the Army National Guard national ranking trophy as part of the eighth annual MaxPreps Football Tour of Champions. KBTX Sports was in Navasota this morning and will have more tonight during our 10pm sportscast.
Updated: 7:11 PM Texas A&M Strength and Conditioning coach Monty Gibson was one of the experts that talked to the coaches in attendance this afternoon at A&M Consolidated High School about proper techniques in lifts like "squat" and "hang-clean".
Updated: 9:51 PM The revolving door at Caldwell High School continues to spin. According to Whitney ISD Superintendent Gene Solis, the Wildcats are going to welcome back Kenneth Gilchrist as their next head football coach after the Whitney School Board votes on the matter to make it official February 11th.
Updated: 9:05 PM For over three decades KBTX Sports has been covering high school football in the Brazos Valley and to the best of our knowledge this is the first year two teams from the area have won State Football Championships. Navasota claiming the Class 3A Division II title with a win over Gilmer and Cameron the Class 2A Division I championship after beating Daingerfield.
Posted: 7:37 PM Adam Taylor rushed for 277 yards and five touchdowns, including a 56-yarder for the go-ahead score in the fourth quarter, and Katy held off Cedar Hill 35-24 in the Class 5A Division II championship game Saturday.
Posted: 4:09 PM Quarterback Jerrod Heard rushed for five touchdowns, including three in the third quarter as Denton Guyer rallied from a 16-point deficit to beat Georgetown 48-37 Saturday in the Class 4A Division I championship game.
Updated: 8:36 PM Austin Collins had 160 total yards and three touchdowns and Navasota used a swarming defense to overwhelm Gilmer 39-3 in the Class 3A Division II championship game Friday.
Updated: 11:09 PM The Navasota Rattlers won the school's first state football championship tonight with a 39-3 win over Gilmer in the Class 3A Division II title game at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington Friday night.
Updated: 10:01 PM Keaton Denio rushed for 163 yards and a touchdown, Jason Kopriva threw for two scores and Cameron Yoe won its second state title with a 38-20 victory against Daingerfield in the Class 2A Division I championship game Friday.
Updated: 11:26 PM Throughout their magical run to the state championship game against Gilmer Friday the Navasota Rattlers have been blessed with dominating play and, equally important, very few injuries.
Posted: 3:38 PM Dee Paul rushed for 263 yards and three long touchdowns and Munday bounced back from a loss a year ago to beat Tenaha 42-14 in a Class 1A Division II championship rematch Thursday.
Updated: 11:05 PM The Navasota Rattlers (15-0) will take on the Gilmer Buckeyes (14-1) in the Class 3A Division II State Championship Game Friday afternoon at 4pm at Cowboys Stadium.
Updated: 11:14 PM Daingerfield knocked off Cameron Yoe in 2010 for a state football championship 33-27. Depending on who you ask, that was expected. Friday the shoe is on the other foot with the Yoemen expected to beat the Tigers and Class the Class 2A Division 1 State Championship.
Updated: 10:53 PM The 2012 Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 3A all-state high school football team, released Tuesday.
Updated: 10:50 PM Lee Fedora and his Navasota Rattlers punched their ticket to the Class 3A Division II State championship game with a 24-7 win over Bellville last Friday night. Now it's off to Cowboys Stadium to take on Gilmer in Friday's title tilt at 4pm.
Posted: 2:46 PM The 2012 Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 1A all-state high school football team, released Sunday. Voting based on regular-season performance. Players are listed in alphabetical order at each position.
Updated: 9:28 PM The 2012 Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 2A all-state high school football team, released Monday. Voting based on regular-season performance. Players are listed in alphabetical order at each position.
Posted: 9:47 PM Bryson Oliver threw for 256 yards and five touchdowns on just seven completions and Throckmorton won its second straight six-man Division I championship with a 72-30 victory against Abbott on Saturday night.
Posted: 9:43 PM A look scores and state championship pairings for Texas high school football
Posted: 4:58 PM Richland Springs won its third consecutive six-man championship and fifth since 2004, finishing an unbeaten season with a 60-14 victory over Follett in the Division II title game Saturday.