Burleson’s football team couldn’t overcome inexperience in its 2016 campaign and missed the playoffs for the first time in four years but the coaches in District 9-5A tagged three of the Elks for f
Following the initial release of leading candidates for the 2016 Subway Super Team and pair of Burleson players are in the running at their positions.
A season that began with Burleson discussing the opportunity to earn a district championship ended Friday with the Elks missing the playoffs after an injury-plagued end to the season.
ARLINGTON — When Osbal Benitez hooked just his second field goal attempt of the season inside the left upright last Thursday as time expired, it sealed Burleson’s fate.
Hayden Whitten rallied Burleson with a third-quarter passing touchdown and a fourth-quarter scoring run, but District 9-5A’s most dynamic offensive weapon was too much Friday in a 42-41 loss to Cle