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by PurplePunch
Fri Nov 03, 2017 10:06 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: WEEK 10 SCORES ( VARSITY )
Replies: 16
Views: 374

Re: WEEK 10 SCORES ( VARSITY )

Victory formation at 4 yard line w 1 minute left 56-7 Punchers. Final
by PurplePunch
Fri Nov 03, 2017 10:04 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: WEEK 10 SCORES ( VARSITY )
Replies: 16
Views: 374

Re: WEEK 10 SCORES ( VARSITY )

Mason 56-7 Junction w 3 minutes remaining. Reserves with one TD already and driving.
by PurplePunch
Fri Nov 03, 2017 9:25 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: scores
Replies: 9
Views: 380

Re: scores

San Saba 7th 6 DeLeon 7th 8 San Saba 8th 22 Deleon 8th 34 San Saba JV 35 Deleon JV 8 San Saba JV is 9-0 on season. Pretty good considering they are starting 6 Soph. on Varsity. Including the QB,RB, 2 Lineman, and 1 WR on offense.Also, one Soph. that was starting a LB on Varsity is injured and not p...
by PurplePunch
Thu Nov 02, 2017 11:20 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: scores
Replies: 9
Views: 380

Re: scores

Mason JV 20 Wall Freshmen 6 (JV Purple undefeated, with Wall JV left to play)
Mason 8th 14 Junction 8
Mason 7th 37 Junction 14 (undefeated with Llano left to play)
by PurplePunch
Thu Nov 02, 2017 10:53 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: WWW.2aTexasFootball.com Player of the Week (Week 9)
Replies: 3
Views: 119

Re: WWW.2aTexasFootball.com Player of the Week (Week 9)

Great game, Zach! Congratulations!
by PurplePunch
Wed Nov 01, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Blowouts
Replies: 18
Views: 1025

Re: Blowouts

Kids need to go to camps somewhere. See that it's always someone better than yourself. Iget tired if people blaming the coaches. Any school can change their program if the kids buy in and work work work. My cousin Dominic Rhodes who won a super bowl with the Colts has a summer camp in Dallas. It re...
by PurplePunch
Wed Nov 01, 2017 7:20 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Games needed.
Replies: 14
Views: 545

Re: Games needed.

If you look at the UIL map, everyone around Bracketville and Sabinal is solidly 2A Division 2 or much larger, and those two are solidly Division 1. There is literally no one South, all the way to Freer (District 16). To the east/SE you have only District 15, and west Ozona is the closest. Therefore,...
by PurplePunch
Tue Oct 31, 2017 8:41 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Games needed.
Replies: 14
Views: 545

Re: Games needed.

Mason JV Purple needs a game again, on November 2. Amazingly, for the second time in district a school that has had a JV suddenly doesn’t. Surely they won’t all get well in time for next week, like the other school did. SMH. How do you grow your program by taking games away from your sub-varsity tea...
by PurplePunch
Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Week 9 - JH & JV Scores
Replies: 9
Views: 385

Re: Week 9 - JH & JV Scores

Mason 7th 21 Salado 7
Mason 8th lost at Winters, but don’t know score. 7th and JV Purple both undefeated.
by PurplePunch
Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:03 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Why long losing streaks happen.
Replies: 5
Views: 340

Re: Why long losing streaks happen.

Going about it wrong. Let admin find and hire a good coach with good contacts so he has good assistants, install a good strength and conditioning program, build confidence in the kids by showing their gains, build skills during athletics period 2 days per week, encourage lifting and skill developmen...
by PurplePunch
Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:02 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Why long losing streaks happen.
Replies: 5
Views: 340

Re: Why long losing streaks happen.

Going about it wrong. Let admin find and hire a good coach with good contacts so he has good assistants, install a good strength and conditioning program, build confidence in the kids by showing their gains, build skills during athletics period 2 days per week, encourage lifting and skill developmen...
by PurplePunch
Sun Oct 29, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: tenaha div 1 And mart div 2 thoughts??
Replies: 78
Views: 1700

Re: tenaha div 1 And mart div 2 thoughts??

:-bd The Mart folks think the UIL sets the D1 limit 1 below their enrollment each year, so maybe we’ll have both.
by PurplePunch
Sun Oct 29, 2017 5:39 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Nominate your Player of the Week (Week 9)
Replies: 12
Views: 322

Re: Nominate your Player of the Week (Week 9)

H.TIGFAN wrote:MASON - QB - 5 OF 7 PASSING FOR 153 YARDS & 4 TDS

Mason defeated Bracketville 66-0


Not gonna see many gaudy stats from Mason starters, playing only in the first half each game.
That’s pretty much Otto’s line each week.
by PurplePunch
Sun Oct 29, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: 2017 PICKEM CHALLENGE - WEEK 10
Replies: 12
Views: 394

Re: 2017 PICKEM CHALLENGE - WEEK 10

1. SANFORD-FRITCH 2. NEW DEAL 3. HAWLEY 4. CLARENDON 5. BOVINA 6. BELLS 7. GOLDTHWAITE 8. BAIRD 9. HASKELL 10. RIESEL 11. JOAQUIN 12. GROVETON 13. UNION GROVE 14. FROST 15. IOLA 16. RUNGE 17. WOODSBORO 18. THREE RIVERS 19, ROSEBUD-LOTT 20. D'HANIS TIEBREAKER #1 ABERNANTHY - 21 NEW DEAL - 28 TIEBREAK...
by PurplePunch
Sun Oct 29, 2017 12:52 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Blowouts
Replies: 18
Views: 1025

Re: Blowouts

In 2A - 4A, in my studied opinion, program, tradition, and community matter. Sometimes, in some schools, you have a few really talented players that can win games, even championships, on talent. Some towns have lots of talent year after year, and many of them are related, generation after generation...
by PurplePunch
Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:50 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: tenaha div 1 And mart div 2 thoughts??
Replies: 78
Views: 1700

Re: tenaha div 1 And mart div 2 thoughts??

Heck of a trade! Not sure who comes out ahead.
by PurplePunch
Sat Oct 28, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: District 14 2A Division 1 - 2017
Replies: 102
Views: 3465

Re: District 14 2A Division 1 - 2017

Week 10 is interesting, although Sabinal’s non-district game with Brooks Academy shouldn’t be. Sabinal by a bunch. Bracketville plays a beat-up Harper team to see who gets their first district win. If, and only if, the Longhorns are still down 8 starters, a feisty Tiger team will prevail. Mason is a...
by PurplePunch
Sat Oct 28, 2017 8:50 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: District 14 2A Division 1 - 2017
Replies: 102
Views: 3465

Re: District 14 2A Division 1 - 2017

Junction 34 Sabinal 27 Mason 66 Bracketville 0 Harper open Junction’s win sets up a battle for first when the Punchers travel to play the Eagles at home. The Punchers did not give up a TD in October, and opponents have only scored 4 TDs this season - one each by Goldthwaite, Comfort, Iraan, and Hawl...
by PurplePunch
Fri Oct 27, 2017 11:39 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Football participation declining
Replies: 13
Views: 599

Re: Football participation declining

Yeah, we’re doing all right in Mason too. Our 5/6 team is in the Super Bowl tomorrow playing all towns that have 3A or 4A high schools. Our 7th and 8th teams both have over 22 kids, we have two JV teams, and the varsity has about 40. Doesn’t look like it’s declining yet.
by PurplePunch
Fri Oct 27, 2017 9:48 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Score updates 10/27/17
Replies: 15
Views: 277

Re: Score updates 10/17/17

Final 66-0. Running clock second half. Mason deep into bench, but scored twice after half. Don’t have stats but doubt Bracketville had much yardag and might have been negative again this week.
by PurplePunch
Thu Oct 26, 2017 9:12 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: 2017 PICKEM CHALLENGE - WEEK 9
Replies: 14
Views: 424

Re: 2017 PICKEM CHALLENGE - WEEK 9

1. CHRISTOVAL 2. HAWLEY 3. MEMPHIS 4. ROBY 5. ROSCOE 6. ELECTRA 7. ALVORD 8. BELLS 9. GOLDTHWAITE 10. BOSQUEVILLE 11. SAN AUGUSTINE 12. BIG SANDY 13. CENTERVILLE 14. CHILTON 15. MAUD 16. MILANO 17. D'HANIS 18. FLATONIA VS PETTUS 19. THRALL 20. MOODY TIEBREAKER #1 BURTON - 28 MILANO - 35 TIEBREAKER #...
by PurplePunch
Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: East Texas negative bias?????
Replies: 5
Views: 254

Re: East Texas negative bias?????

Every now and then I direct a frustrated poster on tos over here where his serious post will receive consideration instead of ...well, you know. This is the place if you know football.
by PurplePunch
Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:02 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Who is best in 2A? still Refugio or???
Replies: 66
Views: 3010

Re: Who is best in 2A? still Refugio or???

Yeah, the receivers that are playing the most go about 160, TE 170, and backs maybe 165. Linemen are a little bigger. Play good D - only gave up 21 yards to Harper in the second half. Expect them to do well against Bracketville too. Balanced offense - equal number of runs right and left, with 2/3 pa...
by PurplePunch
Sun Oct 22, 2017 11:11 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Refugios 1st home game
Replies: 2
Views: 204

Re: Refugios 1st home game

Congratulations! Every step toward normalcy is a good thing.
by PurplePunch
Sun Oct 22, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Who is best in 2A? still Refugio or???
Replies: 66
Views: 3010

Re: Who is best in 2A? still Refugio or???

You are so right, @HawleyRocks. We were disappointed- wish we were playing y’all this week, with him him at full force. And yet, even without him, you are the only team we’ve gone into the second half still playing the starters, and up only 14-0. Thus, Hawley is about the only game in which the star...
by PurplePunch
Sun Oct 22, 2017 10:49 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Who is best in 2A? still Refugio or???
Replies: 66
Views: 3010

Re: Who is best in 2A? still Refugio or???

Mason defense against Mart offense hmmmm?Mason wins that one because of discipline and playing keep away and chewing up clock. marts best chance ti win state would be against Refugio or San Augustine yes time to include SA in the discussions. Not being rude but what top 3a school has mason played. ...
by PurplePunch
Sat Oct 21, 2017 8:27 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: District 14 2A Division 1 - 2017
Replies: 102
Views: 3465

Re: District 14 2A Division 1 - 2017

BRACKETTVILLE 14 VS SABINAL 26 HARPER 0 VS MASON 49 JUNCTION - BYE Next - Brackettville (2-5, 0-2) @ Mason (7-0, 2-0) - Puncher Homecoming; Tigers better come ready to rumble. Sabinal (6-1, 2-0) @ Junction (2-4, 1-0) - this one is for playoff seeding. Harper (5-3, 0-2) - BYE (Good timing for Harper;...
by PurplePunch
Sat Oct 21, 2017 8:12 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Kraut Bowl
Replies: 31
Views: 1225

Re: Kraut Bowl

Hmmm. Tenaha said the same thing.
by PurplePunch
Sat Oct 21, 2017 7:46 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Mart 90 Axtell 0
Replies: 30
Views: 747

Re: Mart 90 Axtell 0

At the half, Mason 49 Harper 0. Harper 19 rushes -32 yards, 2/5 passes for 10 yards, total offense -22 yards. Punchers ran 17 offensive plays. 6/7 for 123 and 3 TDs, 10 rushes for 179 and 4 TDs. No players from the first groups played after half, w 3rd qb and 5/6 running backs. Didn’t score but only...
by PurplePunch
Fri Oct 20, 2017 11:19 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: WEEK 8 SCORES ( VARSITY )
Replies: 22
Views: 389

Re: WEEK 8 SCORES ( VARSITY )

THORNDALE 72-21 MOODY - My understanding is the final was Moody 21-6 Thorndale (someone was messing with the Fox app score).
by PurplePunch
Fri Oct 20, 2017 10:57 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: WEEK 8 SCORES ( VARSITY )
Replies: 22
Views: 389

Re: WEEK 8 SCORES ( VARSITY )

Final - Mason 49 Harper 0 At the Half - Mason 49 Harper 0: Punchers ran 17 offensive plays for 7 TDs: 6/7 passing, 123 yard, 3 TDs; 10 rushes for 179 yards and 4 TDs. Harper rushed 19 times for -32 yards, 2/5 passing for 10 yards, total offense -22 yards. Second half running clock; Mason first group...
by PurplePunch
Fri Oct 20, 2017 2:03 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: WEEK 8 JH & JV SCORES
Replies: 23
Views: 542

Re: WEEK 8 JH & JV SCORES

[quote="PurplePunch"]7th Mason 30 Harper 0
8th Mason 30 Harper 6
JV Purple 21 Wall Freshmen 0
JV White 32 Cross Plains JV 22

The 7th and JV are undefeated; I’m not sure about the other two because they have been at other sites several times.
by PurplePunch
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:29 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: WEEK 8 JH & JV SCORES
Replies: 23
Views: 542

Re: WEEK 8 JH & JV SCORES

7th Mason 30 Harper 0
8th Mason 30 Harper 6
JV Purple 21 Wall Freshmen 0
JV White ?
by PurplePunch
Tue Oct 17, 2017 8:43 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: District 14 2A Division 1 - 2017
Replies: 102
Views: 3465

Re: District 14 2A Division 1 - 2017

Sabinal at Bracketville continues a rivalry that the Tigers have recently dominated. The visiting Yellowjackets are the favorites this year, coming in with only a loss to 4A Poteet, and fresh off a win over higher-ranked Harper. The Tigers lost to Junction last week, so they are already fighting for...
by PurplePunch
Mon Oct 16, 2017 4:18 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Realignment
Replies: 66
Views: 3866

Re: Realignment

Mason at 212.
by PurplePunch
Mon Oct 16, 2017 10:06 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: WEEK 7 JV & JH SCORES
Replies: 13
Views: 496

Re: WEEK 7 JV & JH SCORES

Mason 7th over Menard JH 14-6 Mason 8th over Sonora JH 22-14 Mason JV over Hondo JV 34-21 Great job by yalls staff lining all that up. We have two JVs - one mainly sophomores with 3 freshmen, one mainly freshmen - and 8th and 7th grade teams. None of our opponents, including 3A has that, so the coa...
by PurplePunch
Sun Oct 15, 2017 9:55 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: 2017 PICKEM CHALLENGE - WEEK 8
Replies: 16
Views: 459

Re: 2017 PICKEM CHALLENGE - WEEK 8

1. ANSON 2. POST 3. GRUVER 4. CLARENDON 5. HAMLIN 6. IRAAN 7. MUENSTER 8. VALLEY VIEW 9. BOSQUEVILLE 10. HASKELL 11. TIMPSON 12. BIG SANDY 13. PRICE CARLISLE 14. DETROIT 15. COLMESNEIL 16. RIVIERA KAUFER 17. HOLLAND 18. SABINAL 19. BEN BOLT 20. THORNDALE TIEBREAKER #1 VALLEY VIEW - 42 CELESTE - 28 T...
by PurplePunch
Sat Oct 14, 2017 4:49 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: District 14 2A Division 1 - 2017
Replies: 102
Views: 3465

Re: District 14 2A Division 1 - 2017

48-32 Junction over Brackett
27-14 Sabinal over Harper
Open Mason

Next week
Mason (6-0, 0-0) at Harper (5-2, 0-1)
Sabinal (5-1, 1-0) at Bracketville (2-4, 0-1)
Junction (2-4, 1-0) open.
by PurplePunch
Sat Oct 14, 2017 9:25 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Ready for the Texas Zero U weekend
Replies: 6
Views: 146

Re: Ready for the Texas Zero U weekend

It’s 9:42 am and OU still SUX!
by PurplePunch
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:08 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: WEEK 7 JV & JH SCORES
Replies: 13
Views: 496

Re: WEEK 7 JV & JH SCORES

Mason 7th over Menard JH 14-6
Mason 8th over Sonora JH 22-14
Mason JV over Hondo JV 34-21
by PurplePunch
Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:05 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: THSCA POLL
Replies: 8
Views: 711

Re: THSCA POLL

Polls are polls, even when it’s coaches. But at least (1) it’s by Region and (2) by division. At the start of the year the AP has Bremond, Burton, and Iraan above top division 1 teams. How will you ever prove that?
by PurplePunch
Mon Oct 09, 2017 6:22 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: 100th Battle of the River
Replies: 12
Views: 534

Re: 100th Battle of the River

Love traditional games like this! Good luck to both teams, but I’ll take the Eagles.
by PurplePunch
Mon Oct 09, 2017 11:46 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Who is best in 2A? still Refugio or???
Replies: 66
Views: 3010

Re: Who is best in 2A? still Refugio or???

oldtimer wrote:Abernathy
Deleon
Groveton
Refugio


Your four Region winners, right? A couple of unconventional picks - can you share your reasoning?
by PurplePunch
Sat Oct 07, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: District 14 2A Division 1 - 2017
Replies: 102
Views: 3465

Re: District 14 2A Division 1 - 2017

Ouch! Not a good week for the district. Mason upheld their end with a 47-0 thrashing of Ballinger that could have been much worse. Up 35-0 with 1:36 in the first half, Punchers kicked a 33 yard field goal on 1st down, and later kicked one from 41 on fourth and inches. Lots of minutes for the youngst...
by PurplePunch
Sat Oct 07, 2017 9:45 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Quay Stokes - Hawley 4 Year Starter Hits 10,000 Yards
Replies: 14
Views: 354

Re: Quay Stokes - Hawley 4 Year Starter Hits 10,000 Yards

Great news! Dedication to his craft, toughness, and skill. Glad he’s back!
by PurplePunch
Fri Oct 06, 2017 9:46 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: WEEK 6 SCORES ( VARSITY )
Replies: 36
Views: 403

Re: WEEK 6 SCORES ( VARSITY )

Mason Punchers 47
Ballinger Bearcats 0
Final
by PurplePunch
Fri Oct 06, 2017 9:31 am
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Week 6 JV & JH Scores
Replies: 6
Views: 313

Re: Week 6 JV & JH Scores

7th - Mason over Ballinger 38-6 8th - Mason over Ballinger 16-12 JV - Mason 38 Ballinger 25 JV game was a good one. Mason kids had to learn how to defend real speed (#22) and a good passing attack. Ballinger had to learn to defend a powerful rushing attack and not get burned by play action passing. ...
by PurplePunch
Wed Oct 04, 2017 7:20 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: 2017 PICKEM CHALLENGE - WEEK 6
Replies: 15
Views: 482

Re: 2017 PICKEM CHALLENGE - WEEK 6

1. PANHANDLE 2. ELDORADO 3. ANSON 4. HAWLEY 5. SPRINGLAKE-EARTH 6. COLLINSVILLE 7. BLUE RIDGE @ TOM BEAN 8. DELEON 9. ROSCOE 10. WINK 11. SIMMS BOWIE 12. MAUD 13. COLMESNEIL 14. BOGOTA RIVERCREST 15. LINDSAY ( NEUTRAL SITE ) 16. KENEDY ( NEUTRAL SITE ) 17. BRACKETVILLE 18. WOODSBORO 19. RIVERA KAUFE...
by PurplePunch
Tue Oct 03, 2017 8:58 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Casey Henderson - Refugio
Replies: 30
Views: 1310

Re: Casey Henderson - Refugio

That’s all very positive news! You know he will battle, and beat this thing. Go 8!
by PurplePunch
Mon Oct 02, 2017 7:40 pm
Forum: 2A Texas Football
Topic: Canadian, Cisco and Stamford boys at the next level!!
Replies: 6
Views: 451

Re: Canadian, Cisco and Stamford boys at the next level!!

Thanks! Great to see. I sent it to a couple of prospects who worry about their small school backgrounds.

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