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A windy win

Junior running back Travis McCracken evades Wagner's defense on Oct. 9. McCracken scored his first varsity touchdown in last night's game against Clemens.
Rangers defeat reigning district champions, Clemens
October 24, 2020
Senior quarterback Jalen Nutt scored four rushing touchdowns against the Clemens Buffs.

A tall challenge

Quarterback Jalen Nutt releases the ball at home against Wagner, in which the Rangers lost in overtime, 27-24.
Rangers take on Clemens for their second district game
October 23, 2020
Football preview story; Rangers versus Clemens Buffs.

Until a later date

Coach Larry Hill rallies the troops during their last game. Tonight's showdown against New Braunfels was cancelled due to coronavirus concerns.
Football’s game against New Braunfels postponed due to coronavirus concerns
October 16, 2020
Football’s game against New Braunfels was postponed Friday due to coronavirus concerns

Fight night

Jalen Nutt launches a pass against Wagner. Nutt will be key to winning Friday's rivalry matchup with New Braunfels.
Football will play host to rival New Braunfels on Friday
October 15, 2020
Football will host New Braunfels on Friday in a critical game

A war of extension

Jakob Cernohous drops back during a preseason scrimmage. Cernohous played well in relief of the injured Jalen Nutt.
Rangers, Thunderbirds stretch selves thin in overtime clash
October 10, 2020
Football lost to Wagner on Friday, 27-24

A thunder(bird)ous opener

The offensive line sets up against Harker Heights. Football will kick off district play this Friday at Wagner.
Football will open district play Friday against Wagner
October 9, 2020
Football will open district play Friday against Wagner

Previewing the ‘Little SEC’

Ryan Benca lays a block on a defensive lineman. Benca and his teammates will kick off district play Friday at Wagner.
Power ranking football's 27-6A district
October 8, 2020
Sports editor Jackson Posey previews district 27-6A before this Friday's games

Ranger Roundup

Senior Hayden Rios holds his ground on the court against East Central.
Tennis team prepares to make history in tough district
October 7, 2020
Tennis on track to win district, volleyball cancelled and more.

Consistent attack topples Madison

Travis McCracken walks the sideline during the opener against Harker Heights. McCracken scored his first varsity touchdown this week against Madison.
Despite lack of big plays, football triumphed, 31-6
October 2, 2020
Despite lack of big plays, football triumphed, 31-6.

Take your Madison

Trey Moore jumps on a fumble against Harker Heights. Moore will play a key role on Friday in flustering Madison's first-time quarterback, Royal Kyle.
Football to face familiar foe on Friday
October 1, 2020
Football will wrap up their preseason slate Friday against Madison

The Hark(er) Knights fall

Jalen Nutt and Colton Thomasson celebrate a touchdown during football's preseason scrimmage. Nutt racked up 210 yard and two touchdowns on Friday en route to a 45-27 win over Harker Heights.
Football opens the season with a blowout win
September 26, 2020
Football beat Harker Heights on Friday, 45-27.

Back to business

Jalen Nutt evades tacklers during last week's scrimmage against San Marcos. Nutt and Co. will put the team's new offense on display on Friday against Harker Heights.
Football will kick off its season Friday against Harker Heights
September 25, 2020
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, football is set to begin their season on Friday night against Harker Heights
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