UIL: Class 5A, 6A football pushed back a month
Updated: Jul 29
2020 TEXAS HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL
Class 5A Boerne Champion, Kerrville Tivy & Castroville Medina Valley, & Class 6A Smithson Valley won't start football workouts until Sept. 7; or play first games until September 24-26.
Class 4A & below schools (Fredericksburg, Boerne High, Bandera, Comfort, Center Point, Harper, Ingram Tom Moore, Medina, and more) can begin football workouts Aug. 3 and play season openers Aug. 27-29, as originally planned.
That came from the UIL on July 21, 2020.
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And with the UIL changes, and Smithson Valley, Boerne Champion, Kerrville Tivy and Medina Valley football playing well into December, and possibly January (2021), the Ranch Radio Group (RRG) & 92.3 The Ranch's Friday Night Lights will run consecutive Friday's from August 28 to sometime in January 2021 (thru the Class 6A & 5A football state championship games) - approximately 20 weeks!
A fired-up RRG Sports Director Scott "HangTime" Hainline summed it up in one word: "Wango."
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Here's a list of 92.3 The Ranch & The Ranch Radio Group high school sports coverage schools, and don't forget, 2020 Friday Night Lights Scoreboard Show, plus features with players & coaches, begins August 28 from 7 pm to midnight.
And the Saturday Recap from 9 am to noon kicks off August 29.
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2020-21 LOCAL COVERAGE AREA
Expanding coverage again this school year…new coverage schools listed in red
UIL - University Interscholastic League High Schools - Public
(Schools listed by student enrollment - largest to smallest)
1. Smithson Valley High School Rangers (enrollment 2,980)
…14001 Highway 46 W., Spring Branch, Texas (near Bulverde)
2. Boerne Sam Champion High School Chargers (1,767)
3. Medina Valley High School (Castroville) Panthers (1,635)
4. Kerrville Tivy High School Antlers (1,438)
5. Uvalde High School Coyotes (1,251)
6. Boerne High School Greyhounds (1,165)
7. Canyon Lake High School (Fischer, Texas) Hawks (1,136)
8. Davenport High School Wolves (1,035)
…new Comal ISD school - 23255 FM 3009, San Antonio, TX
9. Fredericksburg High School Battlin’ Billies (1,013)
10. Bandera High School Bulldogs (644)
11. Hondo High School Owls (600 enrollment)
12. Blanco High School Panthers (352)
13. Comfort High School Bobcats (boys) & Deer (girls) - (351)
14. Ingram Tom Moore High School Warriors (314)
15. Mason High School Punchers (boys) & Cowgirls (girls) - (223)
16. Johnson City High School Eagles (208)
17. Center Point High School Pirates (170)
18. Harper High School Longhorns (170)
19. Junction High School Eagles (163)
20. Knippa High School Rock Crushers (104)
21. D’Hanis High School Cowboys (97 enrollment)
22. Medina High School Bobcats (87)
23. Leakey High School Eagles (75)
24. Rocksprings High School Angoras (73)
25. Nueces Canyon (Barksdale, Texas) High School Panthers (72)
26. Utopia High School Buffaloes (71)
17,194 TOTAL STUDENTS at 26 UIL public High Schools
TAPPS - Texas Association of Private & Parochial High Schools
1. Boerne Geneva High School Eagles - defending football state champion
2. Kerrville Our Lady of The Hills High School Hawks
3. Fredericksburg Heritage High School Eagles
4. Bulverde Bracken High School Warriors
5. Bulverde Living Rock High School Bobcats
TOTAL OF 31 TEXAS HILL COUNTRY HIGH SCHOOLS
in 92.3 The Ranch & Ranch Radio Group Sports Coverage Area
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