Miss the first episode of VYPE's new radio show? Catch Sunday's replay below. VYPE High School Spotlight airs on Sundays from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m on Talk 1370 AM and Majic 95.5 HD2 in the Austin area and Central Texas, and anywhere in the world on https://talk1370.radio.com/shows/vype-high-school-spotlight and the RADIO.COM app.
Want to have a question answered on air or have a topic covered on a future episode? Send them to host Thomas Bingham on social media (@Texan8thGen Facebook/Instagram/Twitter).
On the first segment, VYPE Austin/San Antonio/Hill Country editor/reporter Thomas Bingham talked to Talk 1370 Director of IT/Assistant Program Director Kasey Johns about the 2020 UIL small school football season so far, the teams that impressed in Week 3, and why they're looking forward to the return of UIL 6A and 5A football this week.
In segment two, Thomas interviews new San Marcos athletic director and head football coach John Walsh. They discuss Walsh's departure from Denton Guyer, why he couldn't pass up the San Marcos opportunity, the expectation of San Marcos athletics during the 2020-2021 school year, his love of San Marcos barbecue, and more.
In the second half of the show, Thomas breaks down the strong starts of area volleyball districts and teams, area large school football teams and Week 1 games to watch, and the updated VYPE Austin UIL 4A Top 10 Football Rankings:
#1 Lampasas: 3-0 (Previous: #1)
#2 Wimberley: 3-1 (Previous: #2)
#3 Austin LBJ Early College: 0-0 (Previous: #3)
#4 Fredericksburg: 3-1 (Previous: #4)
#5 Giddings: 3-1 (Previous: #7)
#6 Salado: 3-1 (Previous: #6)
#7 Smithville: 2-2 (Previous: #8)
#8 La Grange: 2-2 (Previous: #9)
#9 Burnet: 2-2 (Previous: #5)
#10 Taylor: 0-4 (Previous: #10)
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The 2020 Texas high school volleyball season will be in full swing starting next week, so it's time for preseason VYPE Austin, Central Texas and Hill Country coverage. Check out area teams to watch and come back later this week for more preseason content.
Big thanks to Pflugerville ISD for allowing VYPE to host its 2020 Austin Preseason Photoshoot at The Pfield, Whataburger for sponsoring our event, all the participating schools, teams and players, and the area coaches that submitted team questionnaires.
Lake Travis: The Cavaliers won 38 matches and advanced to the UIL 6A Region IV Quarterfinal during the 2019 Texas high school volleyball season and will be an area favorite in the same classification during the 2020 campaign. Expect outside hitter and SMU commit Jamison Wheeler to lead a charge that also includes middle hitter Campbell Cook and setter Kiana Reed.