Kiszla: Biggest upset of Colorado prep football season? Refusing to let COVID-19 win.

Kiszla: Biggest upset of Colorado prep football season? Refusing to let COVID-19 win.

PUEBLO – The last morning of a preparatory football season that the corona virus could not beat, came with the joyful sound of the howling of badgers. During warm-ups for a championship game that kicked off at 10 a.m., quarterback Trey Hines and his Limon High School teammates stretched their…

Texas prep football player attacks referee

Texas prep football player attacks referee

EDINBURG, Texas – A high school soccer player stormed onto the field Thursday night and bent over a referee, angry after he was kicked out of the game. Edinburg High School’s senior defensive lineman Emmanuel Duron came running off the sidelines after the referee announced the goalkeeper-throw and hit in…

Alabama restarts prep football in test of coronavirus precautions

Alabama restarts prep football in test of coronavirus precautions

THORSBY, Ala. >> It’s mostly quiet in the Alabama farming community of Thorsby aside from trucks and trains that rumble through bound for someplace larger. Remembering directions to the town’s football stadium isn’t hard; there aren’t that many roads to take or turns to miss along the way. It’s there,…

Newman: As-scheduled Colorado prep football season in peril as coronavirus infections increase

Newman: As-scheduled Colorado prep football season in peril as coronavirus infections increase

As the fate of the high school football season hangs in the balance, the state best known for Friday night lights is already pumping the brakes on a fall schedule. That’s not a good omen for Colorado. Dallas school district superintendent Michael Hinojosa expressed serious doubts about the Texas prep…