Author Archives: Mike Virdell

Jackets Beat # 4 San Saba in Barnburner

The Llano Yellowjackets played in one of the most exciting games in the history of Jacket football Friday night. In the 2020 Homecoming Game, the Jackets played one of the top 3-AAA Div. II schools in the State. Ranked # … Continue reading

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Llano Pounds Dogs; San Saba Next

The 2020 LLano Yellowjackets jumped on host Bandera Friday night early, and never let up. The 52-0 win was a nice pay back from last season when a good Bulldog team beat a good Llano team. Llano moves on with … Continue reading

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Jackets 2-0 After Trip to Sonora

The Llano Yellowjackets traveled 135 miles to Sonora Friday night and took a 41-8 contest. Llano scored in its’ first two possessions, had about 210 yards of offense in the first half, and scored its first defensive touchdown of the … Continue reading

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Jackets Sting Hornets 45-16 in Home Opener

The 2020 debut of the Llano Yellowjackets was a great success. On a game that began at 7:30 PM, and the temperature was a sizzling 100 degrees, and likely 20 degrees hotter down on the field, the Jackets took care … Continue reading

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BRING 2020 SEASON ON- Jackets Ready

The 2020 season is here. Everyone seems healthy, and did not appear any injuries came from the scrimmage last night with San Angelo Lakeview. The Yellowjackets looked good in the scrimmage. I left after Llano scored its 6th TD, and … Continue reading

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Vickers All State 4 A II

Braxton Vickers,  Llano High School senior, and LHS record holder in many catagories, including passing for 9 games in a 12 game season for over 200 yards…passing for 2,799 yards in 2019, 36 TD passes in a season, as well … Continue reading

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2019 All District Jackets

OFFENSE: 1st Team:  Quincy Prince-WR- Unanimous-Jr. Donaven Arrellano- RB- Unanimous-Sr. Heath Godfrey- OL- Sr. 2nd Team:   Braxton Vickers- Quarterback- Sr. John Roberts- TE- Sr. Jared Beasley- WR- Jr. Case Kuykendall-WR- Jr. Matthew Whitley- OL- Soph. DEFENSE:  1st Team: Cade Ligon- … Continue reading

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Move to Class 3-AAA Brings New Challenges

The UIL announced new realignment numbers over the past week, and the Llano Yellowjackets will move from 4-A to 3-A in classification.  Llano High School has had a high of about 535 kids in the four grades over the past … Continue reading

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Seniors Can Be proud of 2019

The let down after the last football game every season is not measured in feet and inches, but in miles….just as there are few better feelings than beating Hondo, or Brady or Cuero…nothing worse than the last game. Every team … Continue reading

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Jackets Downed by Sinton in Area Game 41-33

The Sinton Pirates outscored the Llano Yellowjackets Friday night at Gustafson Stadium in San Antonio to advance in the State Playoffs.  The score of 41-33 is not misleading, as the teams scored each time putting the game closer as it … Continue reading

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