The Uvalde Coyotes will go up against the defending District 14-5A Division I football champion Southwest Dragons tomorrow night in the Honey Bowl.
Kick-off time is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.
Tomorrow, the Coyotes will celebrate First Responders Night as Uvalde law enforcement, firemen, EMS, and others will be honored for their work.
“It is extremely important to honor and celebrate first responders. They are an important part of society, especially in the community of Uvalde,” said Uvalde High School head football coach R.T. Gonzales.
coyotes vs. Southwest in the Honey Bowl tomorrow. Kick-off time is 7:30 p.m.
PRE-SALE TICKETS cost $7 for adult general admission, $4 for student general admission, and $8 for a reserved seat. Tickets sold at the game tomorrow cost $8.
the coyotes are favored to beat Southwest. The Padilla Poll favors the Coyotes by 15 points, while the Harris Ratings favor the Coyotes by 14 points.
“They often put their lives on the line for others. It is a stressful job, however they continue to sacrifice for the better of their community,” said Gonzales. “Celebrating them is a a small token of appreciation on behalf of the football program. We acknowledge and are thankful for what they do.”
Coach Matt Elliott’s Southwest Dragons are off to a 0-2 start this season following back-to-back losses to the San Antonio Roosevelt Roughriders and the Eagle Pass Eagles.
“Don’t be fooled by their 0-2 season record. The Dragons have a much better ball club than their record might seem to indicate. They have played two good teams in Roosevelt and Eagle Pass,” said Gonzales.
“Southwest has a very talented and well-coached ball club,” said Gonzales. “The Dragons will enter the game Friday hungry for a victory.”
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