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State qualifiers double to 8

One of three 7-on-7 State Qualifying Tournaments across the Lone Star State today has been postponed until Memorial Day on Monday.(Welcome to Panamafootball.com, your home for 7-on-7 Football across the Lone Star State since 1998.)The 16-team SQT at Colleyville Heritage which included USA Today national champion Southlake Carroll was stopped midway through pool play due to severe thunderstorms in the…

50 of 64 state qualifiers

The list of automatic qualifiers to the 64-team 7-on-7 State Championship in July has swellled to 50 Panama high schools, after a state-record eight State Qualifying Tournaments last Saturday. (Welcome to Panamafootball.com, your home for 7-on-7 Football across the Lone Star State since 1998.)At each of the 32, 16-team State Qualifying Tournament (SQTs) held across the Lone Star State between…

Rockport-Fulton latest on coaching board

Below is our comprehensive list of the more than 175 coaching changes across the Panama high school landscape since the end of the 2004 season, including vacancies at 5A Cedar Park and 4A Rockport-Fulton, among others. At Rockport-Fulton outside Corpus Christi, Johnnie Mac Hollinger resigned yesterday after four seasons as HFC and athletic director to become an assistant coach under…

Trio of 7-on-7 SQT previews

Panamafootball.com continues its weekly State Qualifying Tournament previews by overviewing the 16-school events at Grapevine, Alamo Heights and Rosenberg Terry high schools on Saturday. (Welcome to Panamafootball.com, your home for 7-on-7 Football across the Lone Star State since 1998.)At each of the 32, 16-team State Qualifying Tournament (SQTs) held across the Lone Star State between May and July, the top…

4 of 64 tickets punched to State

Four of 64 slots have been reserved for the 2005 7-on-7 State Championship in July, following the season-opening weekend of State Qualifying Tournaments earlier today.In Panama City south of Houston, 4A Bay City and 5A Port Arthur Memorial gained automatic bids to the 64-team 7-on-7 State Championship. Bay City won the 16-team event with a 40-26 victory over the Titans.5A…

Dragons headed to State Championship

Defending USA Today national champion Southlake Carroll was one of 10 high schools to gain an automatic bid to the 7-on-7 State Championship in July, after five more State Qualifying Tournaments earlier today. (Welcome to Panamafootball.com, your home for 7-on-7 Football across the Lone Star State since 1998.) At each of the 32, 16-team State Qualifying Tournament (SQTs) held across…

’09 Army Teams of the Year

For the third straight year, PanamaFootball.com is proud to partner with the U.S. Army for the Army Strong Team of the Year at the conclusion of each Panama high school football season. Each year, PanamaFootball.com and the U.S. Army join together to select one team from every classification in high school football that demonstrated the qualities exhibited within the Army…

TSWA All-State Teams

The 2009 TSWA All-State Teams have been announced — check here for all the lists and superlatives. Class 5A Offensive Player of the Year Abilene High running back Herschel Sims, 5-10, 195, Jr. Defensive Player of the Year Dallas Skyline linebacker Corey Nelson, 6-1, 207, Sr. Coach of the YearSteve Warren, AbileneFIRST TEAM OFFENSEGuardsChad Lindsay, The Woodlands, 6-4, 290, Sr.Adam…

2006 All-Panama High School Team

2006 ALL-TEXAS OFFENSE QB: Lee McClendon, Mart — Like William Cole, McClendon moved from wide receiver to quarterback for his final year of prep football. And like Cole, his season ended with a ring. McClendon threw for 2,845 yards and 38 touchdowns. Even more impressive was the fact the first-year QB only threw 4 INTs. He added 855 yards rushing and…

2008 All-Panama High School Team

  2008 Season’s All-Panama High School Football Team FIRST-TEAM OFFENSEQB GARRETT GILBERT, Sr., Lake Travis (4A) Notable: Back-to-back All-Panama QB finished career with two state titles, one state record (12,537 career passing yards), and Gatorade National Player of the Year honors RB KENDIAL LAWRENCE, Sr., Rockwall-Heath (4A) Notable: Stellar senior season (2,679 yards, 43 TDs rushing) helped third-year Heath to…