Mesquite Poteet’s Jimmy Phillips Commits To SMU
Hunter Cooke

Photo via 247 Sports   The Mustangs got a solid one yesterday with the addition of Jimmy Phillips, an OLB/S out of Mesquite Poteet. ALL GLORY TO GOD!! THANK YOU TOO ALL WHO CONTRIBUTED IN MY RECRUITING PROCESS ‼️‼️ IM COMMITTED, #ponyuptempo @dirtyque2 @SMU_Football pic.twitter.com/P1iNeCRm86 — Jimmy Phillips, Jr. (@JimmyfromPoteet) June 2, 2017 The Pirates … Continue reading “Mesquite Poteet’s Jimmy Phillips Commits To SMU”

Mesquite Poteet Out To Show That Their Time Has Arrived
Jonathan Rodriguez

Photo via Hudl Mesquite Poteet put together an impressive season last year by advancing to its first state semifinal since 2010. Their resume included momentous wins against the likes of Denton Ryan, Frisco Lone Star and Lancaster and even playing what would eventually be the two 5A classification state champions in Highland Park and Aledo … Continue reading “Mesquite Poteet Out To Show That Their Time Has Arrived”

Mascot Melee! Playoff Semifinals
Kyle Spishock

Photo via TexasHSFootball.com @kyleelconqueror Welcome to Mascot Melee! In each corner of the ring are Texas High School Football mascots revved up and ready to brawl for the playoff title belt. Who will be KO’ed? And which school will remain standing — costume gloves raised in triumph over their rival. Let’s examine the tale of … Continue reading “Mascot Melee! Playoff Semifinals”

The Watchlist – Three Huge Storylines To Keep Your Eyes On In the Playoffs
Hunter Cooke

Photo via Rick Castillo, TexasHSFootball.com   Overcoming Tragedy In case you’ve been living under a rock for the past week or so, tragedies have struck The Woodlands and Iraan. During a game with Round Rock, The Woodlands linebacker Grant Milton was taken to the hospital with a brain injury, and is still in an induced … Continue reading “The Watchlist – Three Huge Storylines To Keep Your Eyes On In the Playoffs”

5A Division II Playoffs- Picking the State Semifinals
TexasHSFootball.com Staff Writers

Photo via goaledobearcats.com Region I vs. Region II Aledo– 4 Mesquite Poteet– 0 Advantage: Aledo Reasoning: The Aledo Bearcats have been on an absolute tear this season. But they may have one of their toughest tests of the year going up against a Mesquite Poteet squad looking to break through to their first state title game. … Continue reading “5A Division II Playoffs- Picking the State Semifinals”

The WatchList: The Four Most Important Regional Championships To Keep Your Eye On
Hunter Cooke

Photo via Joshua Bustamente, Lancaster High School   Mesquite Poteet vs. Lancaster Lancaster is one of the most talented teams in the state, boasting offensive weapons like Omar Manning and Cartrell Thomas. The Tigers will take on Mesquite Poteet and the Pirates’ stout defense. The winner of this game’s road isn’t a joke, as the … Continue reading “The WatchList: The Four Most Important Regional Championships To Keep Your Eye On”

5A Division II Playoffs- Picking the Regional Championships
TexasHSFootball.com Staff Writers

Photo via Corpus Christi Caller-Times Region I Saginaw Boswell – Aledo – IIII Advantage: Aledo, Four votes to none Reasoning: Aledo is just way too good and is easily the favorite to win state. Region II Mesquite Poteet – I Lancaster – III Advantage: Lancaster, Three votes to one Reasoning: The defenses are relatively close, … Continue reading “5A Division II Playoffs- Picking the Regional Championships”

Picking the Regional Semifinals – 5A Division II
TexasHSFootball.com Staff Writers

Photo via Gordon DeLoach (@flashpho), TexasHSFootball.com By: TexasHSFootball.com Staff Writers November 21st, 2016   Region I Lubbock Cooper – III Boswell – I Advantage: Lubbock Cooper, three votes to one Reasoning: Lubbock Cooper’s defense is strong enough to carry them over Boswell. Abilene Cooper – 0 Aledo – IIII Advantage: Aledo, four votes to none Reasoning: … Continue reading “Picking the Regional Semifinals – 5A Division II”