Observations all along the line - Kimball & the Southern Panhandle First

First Game Back A Learning Experience For Horns

Kimball High School's resurrected Longhorns football team travels to Leyton this week after opening its new era last week with a challenging matchup against Hyannis.

Game time for the non-conference game is 6 p.m. Friday at Leyton's field in Dalton. The Warriors are 1-0 on the young season after a 49-10 victory at Hemingford.

For the 0-1 Longhorns, it's another formidable opponent as the football program re-establishes itself under new coach Darrell Howitt after missing last season due to lack of players.

Howitt told the Observer that the 72-12 loss to Hyannis, a 2021 playoff team, wasn't what...