LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - The Lufkin Panthers will soon begin preparing for the 2018 season.
The Pack return to action on April 23 with spring practice. The team will have to adjust to new district opponents. Lufkin is moving to the newly formed 5A Division I. The team will be in 8-5A with Tomball, Waller, Magnolia, Magnolia West, Willis, Caney Creek and College Station.
Despite the new district, Lufkin will have a few familiar opponents.
The 2018 schedule is as follows:
Aug.24 vs Huntsville (Scrimmage) TBA
Aug.31 @ Longview 7:30pm
Sept. 7 vs Nacogdoches 7:30 pm
Sept. 14 vs Monterrey Tech 7:30 pm
Sept. 21 - BYE
Sept. 28 @ Willis (District game) 7:30 pm
Oct. 5 vs Magnolia (District game - Homecoming) 7:30 pm
Oct. 12 @ College Station (District game) 7:30 pm
Oct. 19 vs Tomball (District game) 7:30 pm
Oct. 26 @ Magnolia West (District game) 7:30 pm
Nov. 2 vs Caney Creek (Distirct game - Senior Night) 7:30 pm
Nov. 9 @ Waller 7:30 pm