TAPPS Notebook: Brook Hill Hosts Ninth Annual Warrior Bowl |

A tradition continues Friday night as Brook Hill School hosts the ninth annual American State Bank/Brook Hill Warrior Bowl in Bullard.

The Guard hosts the Grapevine Faith Lions on Young Field at Herrington Stadium on the Brook Hill campus. Kick-off is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.

The game is played to recognize and honor veterans, active duty military, first responders and frontline healthcare workers, said Wally Dawkins, athletic director of Brook Hill.

Dawkins added that all winners will be recognized and presented at a pregame ceremony at the new Hellas Turf Field.

All veterans, active duty military, first responders and frontline healthcare workers and their spouses will receive a free hot dog dinner at the “Ryled-Up” tailgate party from 5-6 p.m. 45, and they will receive free entry. playing while being recognized, Dawkins said.

Dawkins said all fans are invited to the “Ryled-Up” Tailgate party, named after Guard football coach Scott Ryle. The tailgate features food trucks, games, music and fun, he said.

The pre-match ceremony presenting the winners begins at 7:05 p.m.

TYLER TEAMS

All three Tyler TAPPS teams will host games on Friday.

The All Saints Trojans, led by sixth-year coach Drew Starnes, are set to host Cross Roads. Kick-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Mewbourne Field on the campus of All Saints Episcopal School.

Just around the 323 loop on the campus of Bishop Gorman Catholic School, the Crusaders, under sophomore coach Daryl Hayes, will take on the Union Grove Lions. Kick-off is scheduled for 7 p.m.

The Grace Community Cougars, led by new veteran coach Tim Russell, take on Winona, another East Texas team. Kick-off is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. at Clyde-Perkins Stadium.

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