WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Texas high school football history will be made Saturday, July 17 at Memorial Stadium where the state’s first all-female officiating crew has been assigned to the Six-Man Division 1 All-Star football game.
The Wichita Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau along with BSN Sports is hosting the Annual Texas Six-Man All-Star Games this weekend, with a girls and boys basketball game and two football games.
Never in the history of Texas high school football has an all-female crew officiated a game.
According to the Texas Association of Sports Officials, “The crew has over 200 games combined as well as collegiate and semi-professional football officiating experience.”
The milestone achievement has garnered so much attention that “Fox & Friends”, which airs on the Fox News Channel, will be interviewing the officials live during their Saturday morning broadcast on July, 17.
Admission is $5 per person and children ages six and under get in free. Tickets can be purchased at the gates.
The schedule of games is as follows:
Friday, July 16, 2021
- Six-Man Division II East vs. West All-Star Football Game – 7:30 p.m. kickoff – Memorial Stadium
Saturday, July 17, 2021
- Six-Man Girls East vs. West All-Star Basketball Game – Noon tipoff – D.L. Ligon Coliseum
- Six-Man Boys East vs. West All-Star Basketball Game – 2 p.m. tipoff – D.L. Ligon Coliseum
- Six-Man Division I East vs. West All-Star Football Game – 7:30 p.m. kickoff – Memorial Stadium