Newton Eagles

Head Coach: W.T. Johnston

District: 10-3A Division II

School colors: Purple, white

Stadium address: 2812 US Highway 190 E, Newton, TX 75966

2017 Record: 15-0 DII State Champions/5-0 district

Returning Starters: 9 on offense, 8 on defense

Players to watch:

  • QB /DB Josh Foster (45 TD's)
  • ATH Tamauzia Brown (1,442 yds, 18 TDs)
  • LB Jadarian McGraw (112 tackles, 9 sacks, 2 INTs)
  • RB Darwin Barlow (2,426 rushing, 38 TDs)

Notes: If any team was guarented to repeat as state champion in 2018, The Newton Eagles might just be that team. Many of the key players are back. The small town near the Louisiana border has become recruiting central in East Texas with almost every major program in the region making a stop to check out multiple players. Expect to see Newton playing into December.

Schedule:

  • 8/31 vs Kirbyville, 7:30 p.m.
  • 9/7 vs Silsbee, 7:30 p.m.
  • 9/14  @ West Orange Stark, 7:30 p.m.
  • 9/28 vs Gilmer, 7:30 p.m.
  • 10/12 @ Kountze, 7:30 p.m. *
  • 10/19 @ Hemphill, 7:30 p.m. *
  • 10/26 vs New Waverly, 7:30 p.m. *
  • 11/2 @ Corrigan-Camden, 7:30 p.m. *
  • 11/9 vs Anderson-Shiro, 7:30 p.m. *

*denotes district game