Pre-season outlook: District 9-4A Div. II

By Stephen R. Farris
Mexia News Sports Editor

With high school football teams hitting the practice field this week, die-hard fans can now breathe a sigh of relief once again.
This week, we’ll close out the pre-season predictions with a look at District 9-4A Division II, which includes the Mexia Blackcats, Fairfield Eagles, Salado Eagles, Lorena Leopards, Robinson Rockets and the Waco Connally Cadets.
For the Mexia Blackcats, they’ll start with a fresh new look and a revamped coaching staff as new athletic director/head football coach Frank Sandoval takes over, replacing former coach Lamonte Chambers (2012-16).
Sandoval brought in a few of his colleagues from the Cedar Hill coaching staff and hired some new faces as well.

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