Pecos, TX (Local Big 2 Sports) - "From that last ball game in November, we look forward to this time of year. Everything we do in the off season and through the summer leads to this, were real excited to get started", said Pecos Head Football Coach Chris Henson.
The Eagles look to soar this season but Pecos needs to address the key losses from last year.
"Only returning one our offense and two on defense so the kids have to step up and play positions", said Henson.
JV players moving up to varsity will also have to step up their game taking on new competition.
"Monahan’s, Greenwood, Sweetwater we’re really excited about going to compete with those guys", said Henson.
The team is pumped up; Pecos high fullback Alex Garcia says the team has a saying to get hype for the season.
"Our motto is dc were planning to win district this year. District champs that's what we want to be", said Garcia.
The Eagles have a strong tradition to uphold.
"We have high expectations, our number one goal is of course is to get into the playoffs but we want to take that next step and win a playoff game", said Henson.