Tiger Times

Kilgore's Kennieth Lacy carries the ball through the Tigers' defense September 21, 2018 at Tiger Stadium. The Bulldogs defeated Texas High 42-14.

Bulldozed by Bulldogs

September 21, 2018

The Kilgore Bulldogs rained on the Texas High Senior Night as they drug the Tigers through the mud 42-14 at Tiger Stadium on Friday night. The Tigers were forced to punt on their first possession. The Bulldogs then scored the first touchdown of the game as wide receiver Damien Parker punched it ...

Running back Chris Sutton extends the ball as he crosses the goal line in the Texas High Tigers win against the Liberty Eylau Leopards September 14, 2018. The Tigers improved their record to 2-1 with the win against their cross--town rival.

Superior Cats

September 15, 2018

The Tigers spoiled homecoming as they knocked off the Liberty Eylau Leopards 47-35 on a rainy Friday night at Harris Field. The Leopards took the ball first and failed to gain the first down, giving the Tigers an opportunity to put points on the board early after punching their way to the 5-yard l...

Quarterback Colton Clack high steps into the end zone with Razorbacks trailing behind him. Clack lead the Tigers in a come from behind victory against the Razorbacks.

Frying the bacon

September 8, 2018

After an onslaught of penalties, miscues and mayhem, the Tigers recaptured the coveted axe with a 43-35 win against Arkansas High on Friday night at Tiger Stadium. The Razorbacks took the ball first and marched right down the field with a couple of third down conversions. Quarterback Sean Foreback...

Former wide receiver Tevailance Hunt is met by Arkansas High defenders after catching a pass. The Tigers lost last season’s matchup by a score of 7-0.

Game on the Line

September 7, 2018

The 104th edition of the Battle of the Axe takes place tonight as the Tigers square off against archrival Arkansas High at Tiger Stadium at 7 p.m. The Tigers are coming off of the wrong side of a blowout in a 56-7 loss to Pflugerville Hendrickson. Miscues and turnovers were keys for the Tigers to fix ove...

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Battle of the Axe: By the Numbers

September 6, 2018

Celtics versus Lakers. Yankees versus Red Sox. Blue Devils versus Tar Heels. In the world of sports, rivalry is inevitable. It feeds off of a common dislike of two different groups of opposing interests. Both have one goal: to annihilate the hopes and dreams of the other. Texarkana prides its...

Tigers’ defensive back Seth Willis attempts to tackle Pflugerville Hendrickson receiver Nathanial Davenport as he runs for the first down. The Tigers lost to the Hawks on Thursday night 56-7.

Caught in the Hawk’s Claw

August 31, 2018

Miscues and mistakes characterized the Tigers loss against the Pflugerville Henderson Hawks in the 2018 season opener. The Tigers received the ball first and were forced to punt. The Hawks then went three-and-out on their next drive but caught a break after they recovered a muffed punt in the end...

The football team huddles around one of their coaches as they take direction for the next drive. The Tigers will play Pflugerville Hendrickson in 
Waxahacie at 7 pm.

Back on the gridiron

August 30, 2018

The Tigers begin their 2018 season in Waxahachie against the Pflugerville Hendrickson Hawks at 7 p.m. Both teams come into the game with new districts and huge expectations on their shoulders. The Tigers aim to build off of a 7-4 campaign last year that saw them end the season with a hard-fought los...

Senior quarterback Coltin Clack scrambles after being rushed by the Longview defense. The Tigers faced off against the Lobos at Tiger Stadium on Friday night.

Rivalry renewed – sort of

August 29, 2018

Texas High. Longview. Two teams that have engraved themselves into the heart of East Texas high school football. Now in different districts, both teams still have tensions that come up in conversations surrounding the sport in the Piney Woods. This old rivalry seemed as if it had never ceased when the Tiger...

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