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UIL football championships returning to AT&T Stadium through 2019

(Source: KLTV, KTRE Staff) (Source: KLTV, KTRE Staff)
EAST TEXAS (KLTV) -

The road to a state championship for East Texas football teams will once again have its final destination at the biggest stadium in the Lone Star State.

In a Wednesday morning, press release the University Interscholastic announced that all League football state championship games will be played at AT&T Stadium in Arlington for the 2018 and 2019 seasons.

All 12 games for the 2018 season will take place over the four days of December 19-22.

“We are pleased to bring the UIL Football State Championships back to AT&T Stadium for another two years,” said UIL Executive Director Dr. Charles Breithaupt said in the release.  “The UIL is excited to showcase the best high school football in Texas during this unique championship experience.”

The high school football season officially kicks off in East Texas on August 31.

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