Burleson Star photojournalists Lydia Dickey and Chris Jaso captured the action from Friday's "Boot" game between Centennial and Burleson. The Spartans beat the Elks, 28-11.
In preparation for Centennial’s annual “Boot Game” with Burleson, the Spartans’ offensive coaches broke down video from the past two meetings with the Elks.
Although there was a little more pep at the start of practices on Monday, the football coaching staff’s at Burleson and Centennial are approaching preparation for the “Hall of Fame/Boot Game” as if
Burleson came away with 13 points from five possessions inside Everman’s 20-yard line last Friday, as the inability to finish off drives spelled a 22-16 loss at Burleson ISD Stadium.
Burleson football coach Gary McElroy and the Burleson Star's sports editor Ricky Moore talk about the Elks District 9-5A lost to Everman and Friday's "Boot Game" with Centennial.
The combination of a shutdown defense and a breakout game from receiver Jaylen Johnson allowed Burleson to ease past Joshua, 45-3, last Friday at Joshua ISD Stadium.
Burleson football coach Gary McElroy and the Burleson Star's sports editor Ricky Moore talk about the Elks District 9-5A win over Granbury at Friday's game at Joshua.
Kody Gentry’s interception was followed two plays later last Friday by Hayden Whitten’s 5-yard, game-winning touchdown run to lift Burleson past Granbury, 35-13, at Burleson ISD Stadium in front of
Back-to-back losses may have prepared Burleson more than a pair wins would have for District 9-5A play.
Burleson football coach Gary McElroy looks back at the Elks loss at Weatherford and Friday's Homecoming/District 9-5A opener against Granbury.