Hightower Hurricanes vs. Marshall Buffalos
6:45 Pregame, 7:00 kickoff
Fort Bend Crew: Roger Smith, James Kowaleski
The Marshall Buffs, Fort Bend ISD's state 5A-Div. II football finalists from 2018, will try to improve to 2-0 when they take on the Hightower Hurricanes tonight at Hall Stadium. The non-district matchup is on VYPE Sports Radio at vypefortbend.com, and the 'Canes will take their second shot at getting their first win under new Head Coach Joseph Sam.
Marshall won its opener last Thursday at Aldine Eisenhower, 32-9. Quarterback Malik Hornsby was 6-for-9 passing, and rushed for 121 yards and a TD on only three carries.Hightower scored with 2:28 remaining in its first game vs. Fort Bend Travis, but could not score on a two-point conversion try. The Tigers held on to win, 35-34.
Every season before things kick off, VYPE releases its annual All-VYPE Preseason Team.
This season, VYPE Chief Content Officer Matt Malatesta and Managing Editor Joshua Koch combined to create the All-VYPE First and Second Teams for offense and defense. These teams are FULL of college commits and players that have some of the biggest programs in the country vying for their services.
Check out the 2019 All-VYPE Public School Teams.