Vanderbilt, Texas - A Jackson County high school football team, now up to ten straight wins.
Industrial is now 11-1. After losing their second game of the season on the road at second ranked Shiner, the Cobras have won ten in a row. Industrial went 5-0 to win district, then the Cobras scored a total of 91 points to win their first two playoff games. I asked the Cobras how excited they are to be in round three of the playoffs.
Said head coach Jamie Dixon, "It's been very exciting. This community is excited for it and it's been good. The kids are having fun with it The way this community has rallied around them has been good."
Said OG/DT Blaine Allen, "It's super-exciting, something I've never done in my high school career. It's something we haven't done in a while here and it's just super exciting to be with this team and with these coaches."
Said quarterback Karston Wimberly, "It's super exciting. We get to play in the Alamodome. Especially something that hasn't been done here in so long, it's just super exciting. "
Industrial football, in the third round of the playoffs for the first time in ten years.
The Cobras take on Columbus in the 3A Division 1 regional Friday at noon in the Alamodome.