Rogers DC Jason Ferguson to Shelbyville...
Friday, 12th April 2013 - 3:48PM
Shelbyville I.S.D. approved the recommendation of Jason Ferguson as their new AD/Head Football Coach on Tuesday. Ferguson was the defensive coordinator at Rogers in 2012, and previously a head coach at Memphis and De Leon.
Mark Parsons new AD/FB Coach at Itasca...
Friday, 12th April 2013 - 3:48PM
Mark Parsons has accepted job as new AD/Head Football Coach at Itasca, replaces Bobby Campbell, Parsons was the AD/Head Football Coach at Covington in 2012. He will finish out the school year before leaving for Itasca.

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Has Elysian Fields Re-opened Coaching Search?
Friday, 12th April 2013 - 3:48PM
*Updated, Thursday, April 11th*

I spoke with the remaining finalist, Jeff Rogers this morning, he still hasn't heard back from anyone at Elysian Fields.

I wouldn't be surprised if they are re-opening the search and/or if Rogers himself decides to withdraw his name from consideration.

My email to superintendent Maynard Chapman have not been returned.

And, Michael Garland, of our staff reported this just a few minutes ago.

Elysian Fields has re-opened the search, that's confirmed.

And, Blue Ridge assistant coach Jeff Rogers had not heard from anyone at Elysian Fields as of 11:30am today.


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It's official, Steve Hoffman to Corsicana
Friday, 12th April 2013 - 3:48PM
Corsicana I.S.D. has approved the recommendation of Steve Hoffman as their new head football coach after a school board meeting on Monday.

Hoffman has been the head coach at Del Rio since 2007 where he compiled a 46-24 record. Hoffman has also been an assistant coach at Schertz Clemens, Marion and Cleburne.

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Grand Saline hires Michael Ridge
Friday, 5th April 2013 - 5:27PM
Michael Ridge, the offensive coordinator and special teams coordinator at Clear Falls High School has been approved as the AD/Head Football Coach at Grand Saline High School.

Ridge, who is 40-years old, has been an assistant coach for 18-years at not only Clear Falls, but Seagoville (OC), Bonham (OC), LaMarque (Asst. AD) and Grand Saline.

He's a graduate of both Grand Saline High School and Stephen F. Austin State University.

Ridge replaces Michael Ludlow who is now an assistant coach at Mesquite Poteet High School.
Waco High's Andrew Billings Breaks Powerlifting Record
Friday, 5th April 2013 - 5:27PM
Waco High senior and Baylor football commit Andrew Billings broke the state meet powerlifting record in Abilene on Saturday. Billings broke Mark Henry's previous state-meet record of 2,000 pounds, with a dead lift of 700-pounds which you can see by clicking on this link.

Waco High's Andrew Billings Breaks State Powerlifting Record

Billings also squatted 805-pounds and benched 500-pounds to reach 2,010 overall pounds.