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Grapeland Sandies

Head Coach: Wayne Mahaffey

District: 11-2A Division II

School Colors: Maroon, White

Stadium Address: 318 N Olive St, Grapeland, TX 75844

2016 Record: 5-6, DII bi-district finalist/2-3 district

Returning starters: 7 on offense, 8 on defense

Players to watch:

  • QB Rick Frauenberger ( 2,123 passing, 27 TDs.)
  • WR/LB Josh Ackley (251 receiving, 4 TDs; 130 tackles, 15 TFL, 3 blocked kicks)
  • DL Tanner Keith ( 44 tackles, 2 blocked kicks)
  • LB James Coleman ( 123 tackles, 4 sacks)

Notes: The Sandies are bringing back experience in key spots. Most importantly being under center with the big, and productive QB Frauenberger.Ackley is back after a solid season on both sides of the ball. The defense also looks solid with the return of DL Keith and LB Coleman.

2017 Football Schedule:

8/18 vs Brook Hill (Scrimmage) @ Grapeland - 6:00 p.m.
8/25 vs Trinity (Scrimmage) @ Trinity - 6:00 p.m.
9/01 vs Kountze @ Grapeland - 7:30 p.m.
9/08 vs Groveton @ Groveton - 7:30 p.m.
9/15 vs Buffalo @ Grapeland - 7:30 p.m.
9/22 vs Frost @ Athens - 7:00 p.m.
9/29 OPEN
10/6 vs Maud @ Maud- 7:30 p.m.
10/13 vs *Overton @ Grapeland - 7:00 p.m.  (Homecoming Game)
10/20 vs *Timpson @ Timpson- 7:00 p.m.
10/27 vs *Tenaha @ Grapeland - 7:00 p.m.
11/3 vs *Wortham @ Wortham - 7:00 p.m.
11/10 vs *Mount Enterprise @ Grapeland - 7:00 p.m.

*denotes district game

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