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by WindthorstDad
Thu Sep 06, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: WWW.2ATexasFootball.com Player of the Week (Week 1)
Replies: 6
Views: 147

Re: WWW.2ATexasFootball.com Player of the Week (Week 1)

Congrats to Hunter Wolf who broke the Windthorst single game passing yardage record. I cheer for him to break more records since that should equate to more Trojans victories. ;)
by WindthorstDad
Wed Aug 22, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Munday Moguls find another option with uncertainty at skill positions
Replies: 11
Views: 546

Re: Munday Moguls find another option with uncertainty at skill positions

I find it interesting that the offensive trend the past few years has been to move to a spread offense and now two area teams (Munday and Olney) appear to be switching to the flex-bone offense. Bill Green won a lot of games at Windthorst using the flex-bone and its misdirection option ground attack....
by WindthorstDad
Tue Aug 21, 2018 11:17 am
Forum: Texas Volleyball
Topic: TGCA Poll 8/20/18
Replies: 2
Views: 78

Re: TGCA Poll 8/20/18

I was expecting this as there is typically a lot of movement in the polls once the pre-season tournaments have finished.
by WindthorstDad
Mon Aug 20, 2018 3:04 pm
Forum: Texas Volleyball
Topic: TGCA Volleyball poll Aug 13
Replies: 6
Views: 63

Re: TGCA Volleyball poll Aug 13

Miles is still Region I. Bronte is Region I 1A Really? I pulled that information from the 2A 2018-2019 alignment PDF off the UIL Texas website. Maybe my eyes didn't follow correctly. Unless my eyes are fooling me, they are in District 7. Archer City knocked them out of the playoffs last year 3-0 in...
by WindthorstDad
Mon Aug 20, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: Texas Volleyball
Topic: TGCA Volleyball poll Aug 13
Replies: 6
Views: 63

Re: TGCA Volleyball poll Aug 13

Windthorstfan wrote:Miles is still Region I. Bronte is Region I 1A


Really? I pulled that information from the 2A 2018-2019 alignment PDF off the UIL Texas website. Maybe my eyes didn't follow correctly.
by WindthorstDad
Mon Aug 20, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Texas Volleyball
Topic: TGCA Volleyball poll Aug 13
Replies: 6
Views: 63

Re: TGCA Volleyball poll Aug 13

Will be interested to see if we move into the rankings. Currently 16-1 on the season, beat Amarillo Caprock and Abilene High twice this weekend as the girls won the large school division of Lu Allen Memorial Tournament in Graham. Only loss was to 3A #10 Boyd in final of Burkburnett's tournament las...
by WindthorstDad
Mon Aug 06, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Post them highlights. Who's your big play maker for 2018
Replies: 56
Views: 1628

Re: Post them highlights. Who's your big play maker for 2018

lots of D1 track interest Oregon, Texas Tech, OU,OSU, etc Not much money in track with only 12.6 scholarships allowed between track and cross country. Unless they are dangling academic scholarships to help offset some of the cost. I found a website that shows the avg scholarship per school versus t...
by WindthorstDad
Mon Jul 30, 2018 8:21 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Just wanted to say hello and
Replies: 4
Views: 204

Re: Just wanted to say hello and

acesfull wrote:Go Big Blue from Trojanland

Welcome neighbor and Go Big Blue!
by WindthorstDad
Thu Jun 28, 2018 3:42 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Best 2a Team You've Seen
Replies: 26
Views: 1249

Re: Best 2a Team You've Seen

Always a fun topic up for discussion, so why not have it during the offseason! I know last year's Mart team put up outstanding numbers, but does that put them up for one of the best teams that 2a has ever seen? Personally my top two picks would be 1999 Mart and 2015 Canadian. What are y'all's thoug...
by WindthorstDad
Tue May 22, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

ComancheAlumni06 wrote:Yup, Shiner and Normangee in a one gamer on Thursday. Nothing Shiner isn’t used to. They usually see a lot of one game playoffs. This is the 3rd this year already.


Good luck to Shiner. One game playoffs definitely build character.
by WindthorstDad
Mon May 21, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

UIL should be ashamed for allowing one-game options after the area round. Why? The only way this will ever change is if UIL changes up the State Tournament. Teams couldn't play on Friday due to Grapeland graduation. Perhaps Grapeland has a Project Graduation event after graduation. Is it fair to th...
by WindthorstDad
Mon May 21, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Did Petrolia have there pitcher during that little losing streak they went on during the first of the season.. like vs Woden? It appears she has played in all their games although the Woden vs Petrolia game was not listed on Gamechanger so I could not verify she threw in that game. I was told early...
by WindthorstDad
Mon May 21, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

blueboy24 wrote:Grapeland vs Woden one game playoff. Thursday 7 p.m..


UIL should be ashamed for allowing one-game options after the area round. Grapeland vs Woden has all the makings of a great 3-game series.
by WindthorstDad
Tue May 15, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

holy cow....two of my picks to get state went down in first game of series last night...Grapeland and Windthorst. What happened blueboy and windthorst fan/dad? I was on my way to South Dakota for a family wedding. I was somewhere in Iowa when we trailed 9-0 in the 5th and I texted WindthorstDad ask...
by WindthorstDad
Tue May 15, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Anyone in here seen Petrolia play this year? Was wondering what their starting pitcher is like. Looking back on this years schedule I see a lot of low scoring games for their opponent. New Deal has them next. Pretty sure their starter is a 4 year starter. She will probably be the best pitcher New D...
by WindthorstDad
Mon May 07, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

State tournament is a one game shot?!!!! Come Graduation time - UIL rule states you can't play day of Graduation. I know it doesn't affect us since we graduate on Sunday but it's possible come graduation time there are not enough days to get in a series. IMO we are better served only playing one - ...
by WindthorstDad
Mon May 07, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Windthorst closed out Miles 13-0 in game two. It was less than two weeks since an emergency appendectomy, but Windthorst’s Ace Laynie Brown didn't show any signs of rust on the mound, pitching the 4-hit shutout on her return. This earned them a meeting with Albany in the next round. Game 1: Thursday...
by WindthorstDad
Mon May 07, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Thorndale vs Shiner Friday- one game in LaGrange IMO, Regional Final I may sound like a broken record but my opinion is once a team enters the regionals it should be a best 2 out of 3; no one game playoff. One game victories can be a fluke or an off-game at the wrong time. Good teams should have th...
by WindthorstDad
Fri May 04, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

My guess it Region I Regional Semis will be:

Ralls vs Windthorst/Albany
Forsan vs Petrolia/Hawley

I'll go with a Region I Final of Windthorst vs Petrolia and pick Windthorst to go to state.
by WindthorstDad
Fri May 04, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

lynx wrote:Will be first time in 6 years that Weimar and Shiner didn't play each other in the Regional final, now that Weimar lost.


This one surprised me but I remember he old softball adage "it all starts in the circle". This regional final should be a good one.
by WindthorstDad
Fri May 04, 2018 8:07 am
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Windthorst took down Miles 13-3 in game one using a backup sophomore pitcher. Rumor is our ace would be available if there was a game three but the Trojanettes are hoping to end this in two games.
by WindthorstDad
Tue May 01, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

It's out in local media so I'll put in on the board, but we lost our starting pitcher to an appendectomy at the start of the week. Had some girls step up in a big way to get us through to the next round. Our #2 had been out with a sprained ankle and hadn't pitched since March. The young lady that p...
by WindthorstDad
Mon Apr 30, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Windthorst vs Miles - Area Softball Playoff games

Game 1: Thursday, 5 pm at Jim Ned (Home Team)
Game 2: Friday, 5 pm at Graham (Visitors)
Game 3: Friday, 30 minutes after Game 2 finishes, if necessary at Graham.
by WindthorstDad
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Dallas Cowboy News!
Replies: 0
Views: 147

Dallas Cowboy News!

Not high school but if true this may change Dallas's next few draft picks. Jason Witten is planning to retire after 15 years to join ESPN's new Monday Night Football broadcast team as a lead analyst but will meet today with owner Jerry Jones before making his decision final, per sources. - per twitt...
by WindthorstDad
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: Storage Shed
Topic: Start it up offseason 2018!
Replies: 1717
Views: 11532

Re: Start it up offseason 2018!

Hero
by WindthorstDad
Fri Apr 27, 2018 10:13 am
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Some Region I scores from last night... Windthorst 15 Anson 5 Petrolia 6 Haskell 1 Hawley 4 Archer City 3 Albany 21 Seymour 0 Forsan 16 Anthony 2 Junction 6 Winters 5 New Deal 13 West Texas 2 Abernathy 14 Memphis 0 Floydada 16 Sanford-Fitch 1 Ralls 28 Claude 15 (bet this one was interesting to watch)
by WindthorstDad
Thu Apr 26, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Windthorst will breeze thru their region; the others will be tough to win especially 2 and 4 I wouldn't count out Petrolia and Archer City came around the second time through district. Agreed! Albany has made some noise this year and Forsan is usually good, but I feel the Region I winner comes from...
by WindthorstDad
Wed Apr 25, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: I have a confession to make...
Replies: 6
Views: 337

Re: I have a confession to make...

For those old-timers on the board this may come as a shock to some. There is board member that hasn't been around much but he and I use to go round and round, banging our heads against the wall to prove each other was right!!! We caused each other to want to pull our hair out sometimes ~x( . But to...
by WindthorstDad
Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: Texas Baseball
Topic: 2018 Baseball
Replies: 74
Views: 1236

Re: 2018 Baseball

Windthorst defeats Archer City 7-6 in a wild one on 4/13 which ties them with AC for first place in district with one loss to each other.
by WindthorstDad
Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Trojanettes knock off Petrolia 4-0 as Laynie Brown only allows a lead-off double in the 5th. Abby Brown goes 3-3 driving in 3 runs as she belts 2 HRs and a double. Windthorst Trojannettes are undefeated in district and barring an upset against Vernon Northside or Seymour, the Trojannettes will be d...
by WindthorstDad
Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:15 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Trojanettes knock off Petrolia 4-0 as Laynie Brown only allows a lead-off double in the 5th. Abby Brown goes 3-3 driving in 3 runs as she belts 2 HRs and a double. Windthorst Trojannettes are undefeated in district and barring an upset against Vernon Northside or Seymour, the Trojannettes will be d...
by WindthorstDad
Thu Mar 29, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: 2017-2018 COACHING CHANGES
Replies: 176
Views: 10971

Re: 2017-2018 COACHING CHANGES

Just saw this in a tweet from Matt Stepp

.@BrenhamISD has announced its "lone finalist" for head football coach and athletic director position: Stratford HC and Athletic Coordinator Eliot Allen. Allen will be recommended for hire Monday, April 2.
@texashsfootball @Matt_Stepp817 #txhsfb
by WindthorstDad
Tue Mar 20, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Windthorstfan wrote:Big win for Trojanettes 4-3 over Petrolia to take district lead.


Yes sir! Trojanettes had a 4-0 lead in the 5th and had to fight off a Lady Pirate come-back bid. Good game.
by WindthorstDad
Mon Mar 19, 2018 2:16 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Windthorstfan wrote:
WindthorstDad wrote:Big district match on Tuesday when Windthorst travels to Petrolia

Pretty sure it's today. Both team's Gamechanger accounts show today.


Good catch!
by WindthorstDad
Mon Mar 19, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Thursday, March 15, 2018
Windthorst 16
Archer City 4

Big district match on Tuesday when Windthorst travels to Petrolia
by WindthorstDad
Mon Mar 19, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: New Kick-off Rule
Replies: 16
Views: 792

Re: New Kick-off Rule

Just don't understand this rule or the need...eliminates what a good kicker, punter and coverage teams can do. May as well just tell the refs we punt and let them let them place the ball on the 25 yard line. This kind of reminds me of the baseball rule where the coach can just tell the umpire he's ...
by WindthorstDad
Mon Mar 19, 2018 11:18 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: New Kick-off Rule
Replies: 16
Views: 792

Re: New Kick-off Rule

Just don't understand this rule or the need...eliminates what a good kicker, punter and coverage teams can do. May as well just tell the refs we punt and let them let them place the ball on the 25 yard line.
by WindthorstDad
Fri Feb 16, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: District 3-2A Division I (2018) - (Forsan, Hawley, Ozona, Stamford, Winters)
Replies: 68
Views: 1786

Re: District 3-2A Division I (2018) - (Forsan, Hawley, Ozona, Stamford, Winters)

Let's get together and visit when you come to Windthorst my friend. I'll even buy you a Windthorst sausage. :-bd
by WindthorstDad
Wed Feb 14, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: Storage Shed
Topic: Start it up offseason 2018!
Replies: 1717
Views: 11532

Re: Start it up offseason 2018!

honest
by WindthorstDad
Tue Feb 13, 2018 11:08 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Prime Rib Roast round 2 went on at 8:45 am today
Replies: 10
Views: 281

Re: Prime Rib Roast round 2 went on at 8:45 am today

Dang, I definitely live too far away or I'd ask for an invite ;) Great job :-bd
by WindthorstDad
Tue Feb 13, 2018 9:21 am
Forum: Storage Shed
Topic: Start it up offseason 2018!
Replies: 1717
Views: 11532

Re: Start it up offseason 2018!

thief
by WindthorstDad
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Applying for AD/Head Football Jobs
Replies: 19
Views: 1058

Re: Applying for AD/Head Football Jobs

If I didn't have to deal with parents on a daily basis, my job would be freaking awesome. They are the only thing that makes me question my decision. Even with kids getting lazier by the day. The best example I ever saw was one of my old teacher/coaches who told a parent to his face, in front of a ...
by WindthorstDad
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Think we have 25-30 girls out this season. Eight projected starters are in basketball, basically all but the pitcher. How is the turnout with your teams this year?
by WindthorstDad
Mon Feb 05, 2018 8:42 am
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Windthorst will be starting our season later than usual; we have no scrimmages scheduled and play our first game on 2/20. Several reasons though; we have a new coach who recently gave birth to her first child and we have six starters in basketball and they have made bball regionals the past three se...
by WindthorstDad
Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: Storage Shed
Topic: Start it up offseason 2018!
Replies: 1717
Views: 11532

Re: Start it up offseason 2018!

Capacity
by WindthorstDad
Fri Feb 02, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Realignment
Replies: 65
Views: 2803

Re: Realignment

Good to see New Home make the jump to 11 man. Growing small schools are always good! Any other teams make the jump from 6-man to 11 this year? Not moving up but Munday typically post 6-man numbers and always opts up to play 11-man. The amazing part is they seem to always make the playoffs. Good ath...
by WindthorstDad
Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: 2017-2018 COACHING CHANGES
Replies: 176
Views: 10971

Re: 2017-2018 COACHING CHANGES

Matt Stepp of Texasfootball.com reporting his sources indicate Weimar has their guy and its a Houston area coordinator official announcement will be on Monday.
by WindthorstDad
Thu Jan 25, 2018 11:07 am
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

I won't count Hawley out as they have a good tradition and plenty of athletes. I have a good friend from Hawley so I'll ask him how they're looking this year.
by WindthorstDad
Thu Jan 25, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: Texas Softball
Topic: 2018 Softball
Replies: 180
Views: 3554

Re: 2018 Softball

Top 4 in Each Region: 1- Petrolia, Archer City, Hawley, Windthorst 2. Bells, Crawford, Lindsay, Tom Bean 3. Joaquin, Woden, Grapeland, Martins Mill 4. Milano, Shiner, Weimar, Thorndale Looks very good and I would agree with perhaps one difference. We defeated Hawley in the playoffs 15-1, 9-1 last y...
by WindthorstDad
Wed Jan 24, 2018 2:16 pm
Forum: Storage Shed
Topic: Start it up offseason 2018!
Replies: 1717
Views: 11532

Re: Start it up offseason 2018!

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