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The San Jon/Grady Coyotes celebrate their first 6-man football state championship after beating Lake Arthur 47-46 Saturday at San Jon.

San Jon wins state title

By Thomas Garcia QCS Senior Writer The San Jon/Grady Coyotes edged the Lake Arthur Panthers, 47-46, Saturday in San Jon to win its first 6-man state football championship. A blocked extra point attempt in the final two minutes helped secure the win. This was San Jon/Grady’s third time in a state-championship game, losing the previous […]

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