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Byers Forced to Cancel Football Season

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The Byers Hornets have been forced to cancel their 2011 Football season due to a lack of numbers.

Last week the school held a basketball scrimmage and social, intended to help recruit new players for the team, but not enough could be found.

As of the 2010 UIL reclassification, Byers High School had an enrollment count of 37, making it one of the smallest among football-playing schools.

Here is a list of games that have been canceled:

August 26 @ Nazarene Charter
September 2 @ Newcastle JV
August 9 @ Wichita Christian
September 23 @ FW Hill School
September 30 @ Crowell JV
October 7 @ Throckmorton JV
October 14 vs Mansfield Fellowship @ Forestburg
October 21, home vs Forestburg*
October 28 @ Bryson*
November 4, home vs Harrold*

*District Game