Author Archives: Mike Virdell

Head football Coach Craig Slaughter Resigns

Head football Coach and Athletic Director Craig Slaughter resigned from the Llano Independent School District Friday, June 2.  Source says that Slaughter took the defensive co0ordinator coaching position at Wall, Texas. Slaughter, had a record of 18-36 as head football … Continue reading

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4-7 Jacket Season Big Disappointment

The Llano Yellow Jackets season ended with a big disappointment November 10th in the 22-18 loss to Crystal City in the Bi- District Game.  There is little to say that will heal the hurt.  Dreams came to an end.  Yet life … Continue reading

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Empty Feeling After Bi District Loss

I guess I never had a thought that the Llano Yellow Jackets season would be over when we all left Edgewood Veteran Stadium last Thursday night.  But the score showed that Crystal City had beaten the Jackets 22-18.  I kept … Continue reading

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Crystal City Picked to Beat Jackets

Alert to all:  Want a motive to go to San Antonio to see Game?  According to the Harris Poll, Crystal City will beat the Llano Yellow Jackets by 3 points.  Read previous article written Monday)  I picked the Jackets by … Continue reading

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Crystal City in Bi-District- Thursday @ 7:30 PM

The bad taste in the Llano Yellow Jackets mouth from playing at Edgewood Veterans Stadium in San Antonio last year  can be cleansed this Thursday night when the Jackets return.  But this time the Jackets play last year’s Bi District … Continue reading

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Bandera Victory Nets Jackets 3rd Place Finish in District

It was not pretty, nor assured, but the Llano Yellow Jackets wore down a weak Bandera team at Bandera Friday night to claim third place in District 13 4AAAA Div. II.  The win puts the Jackets into the State Playoffs … Continue reading

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Jacket Running Attack Mauls Hondo

Want to talk about keeping secrets?  The Llano Yellow Jackets rushing attack has come “out from the cold”.  Jacket Nation knew that Mason Greenwood was one of the best running backs in all Central Texas. But Mason brought with him … Continue reading

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