Quarterback Desmon White accounted for 351 yards and three touchdowns as DeSoto beat Arlington Martin 37-14 in the season opener moving the Eagles up the Associated Press’ state poll to No. 6.
The Eagles move on to face Jenks, OK this Saturday, September 8 at 4 p.m. in a double header in the Southwest Showcase at Pennington Field in Bedford. The second game will be a battle between Euless Trinity vs. Union, OK. Jenks and Union have 16 Oklahoma State Titles between the two schools.
DeSoto wraps up pre-season play with Euless Trinity on Saturday, September 15 at 7:30 p.m. in the Lone Star Classic at Kincaide Stadium – the final game of a triple header that day that also includes Ozen (Beaumont) vs. Stephenville and Booker T. Washington (Miami) vs. Cedar Hill.
Tickets for the Southwest Showcase are $8 for adults and $6 for students pre-sale and $10 at the gate for all. Tickets can be purchased through the Eagles Athletic Office at 600 Eagle Drive on the south side of the stadium September 4-6 from 8 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- Season tickets: $32 for all four home games
- Parking passes: $20 for the season
- Single game tickets:
- Presale: $8 adults reserved; $6 adults general admission; $4 students
- Gate prices: $8 adults reserved; $7 general admission ALL
Alumni - be sure to join us October 19 for this year's Homecoming Game! Come cheer on the Eagles in 2012.
2012-13 DESOTO EAGLES FOOTBALL SCHEDULE
- Sept. 8 - 4 p.m. vs. Jenks, OK @ Pennington Field, Bedford (game one of the Southwest Showcase two games)
- Sept. 15 – 7:30 p.m. vs. Euless Trinity @ Kincaide Stadium (game three of the Lone Star Classic three games)
- Sept. 21 - 7:30 p.m. vs. Cedar Hill*
- Sept. 28 - 7:30 p.m. vs. South Grand Prairie*
- Oct. 12 - 7:30 p.m. @ Mansfield Timberview*, R.L. Anderson Stadium
- Oct. 19 - 7:30 p.m. vs. Midlothian* (Homecoming)
- Oct. 26 - 7:30 p.m. @ Duncanville*, Panther Stadium
- Nov. 2 - 7:30 p.m. vs. Grand Prairie* (Senior Night)
- Nov. 8 – 7:30 p.m. @ Mansfield*, Vernon Newsome Stadium
* District game