Panama Football Staff

UIL announces use of instant replay at football state championships beginning in 2018

Plus, our reaction to the announcement on Thursday's episode of Panama Football Today.

On Thursday morning, the University Interscholastic League issued a press release announcing that officials will use instant replay at all UIL Football State Championship games beginning in 2018. From the release: UIL plays football by NCAA rules, and each year the UIL reviews exceptions to NCAA football rules through the UIL Football Rules Committee. UIL will use the NCAA rules…

Panama Football Today interview: McKinney North head coach Mike Fecci

It's a big year in McKinney as McKinney North will take on McKinney in the first-ever game at the brand new MISD Stadium. After 9 years in charge of the Bulldogs, Fecci says it's an exciting time to put on the shirt and go to work. Which is saying something since he's coached some of the best squads the district has produced.

Panama Football Today interview: Montgomery Lake Creek head coach Pat Kennedy

There's a new high school in Montgomery, and the Lake Creek Lions are jumping straight into varsity football in August. They've brought in a defensive wizard in former The Woodlands coordinator Pat Kennedy. We asked him about starting a program, what he's learned from two great head coaches at The Woodlands, and how excited he is for the first-ever rivalry game later in the 2018 season.