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Phil Castles leaving Corsicana for Henderson...
Tuesday, 26th February 2013 - 3:44PM
(Updated, Wednesday, 9:22am)

Phil Castles on Wednesday informed his team that he is leaving Corsicana High School to become the AD/Head Football Coach at Henderson High School, which Smoaky.com reported on Tuesday afternoon.

Castles was 30-19 at Corsicana since 2009, and is 82-48 overall as a head football coach. He's also had stops at Elysian Fields (28-9) and Chapel Hill (24-20).

Castles is a graduate at Kilgore High School, and he replaces Dickey Meeks who left for the AD/Football Coaching position at Pittsburg High School.

Click "more" for the statement released by Henderson I.S.D. confirming the Castles recommendation.
TSWA Class 2-A All-State Team
Tuesday, 26th February 2013 - 3:44PM
TSWA Class 2-A All-State Team

BRYAN, Texas (AP) —New Boston's Damien Haskins and Cameron's Somari Wright head up the 62nd Annual Collin Street Bakery/Texas Sports Writers Association's Class 2A All-State Football Team.

The 5-foot-11, 215-pound Haskins, who signed with Oregon State, rushed for 3,207 yards and 52 touchdowns.

The 6-1, 204-pound Wright led 15-0 Cameron to the Division I state title. The junior linebacker had 235 tackles with 15 quarterback pressures.

Click "more" for the entire team.
Clint Harper new AD/Football Coach at Marshall
Tuesday, 26th February 2013 - 3:44PM
Clint Harper is returning home, the Leader Head Football Coach was hired on Monday by the Marshall I.S.D. school board to take over as AD/Football Coach at his Alma Mater.

Harper told his players at Leander about his move on Tuesday, "It's never easy breaking the hearts of 120 kids, you build those relationships with them, but it's part of the job and that time today telling them I was moving on was awfully difficult."

Click "more" for the entire story.
TSWA Class 1-A All-State Football team
Tuesday, 26th February 2013 - 3:44PM
Here's the Class 1-A All-State Team by Texas Sportswriters Association, TSWA Class 1-A All State

Click more for the entire team listed below.
TSWA Class 5-A All-State Team
Tuesday, 26th February 2013 - 3:43PM
TSWA Class 5-A All-State Team

BRYAN, Texas (AP) — Running back Adam Taylor and defensive lineman Matt Dimon who led Katy to a state championship top the 62nd Annual Collin Street Bakery/Texas Sports Writers Association's Class 5A All-State Football Team.

The 6-foot-1, 210-pound Taylor, who signed with Nebraska, rushed for 2,755 yards with 44 touchdowns, both school records. He had 276 yards and five touchdowns in the Division II state title game against Cedar Hill.

The 6-3, 250-pound Dimon who signed with Oklahoma, had 29 tackles for losses and 53 quarterback pressures.

Click "more" for the Class 5-A All-State Team.
 
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