The Tigers are headed into the post-season playoffs. Rounding off an exciting weekend that started with their thrilling 26-15 victory over Hatch, the state playoff brackets were announced Saturday night, giving the Tigers the eleventh seed. They face West Las Vegas on either Friday or Saturday, November 9-10. The day and time will be announced soon.
This marks the first appearance in the state championship playoffs for the Tigers since 2015 when they took on Ruidoso. The Tigers finished this season with a 5-5 record and face a 6-4 West Las Vegas team.
Watch here for further announcements for the game day and time and get ready to make the trip to support our Tigers as they keep competing. Check out this Friday's Sentinel for a complete write up of the big win at Hatch.
UPDATE: The Tigers kickoff in the first round state playoff game at West Las Vegas, Saturday, 1 p.m.
Calling All Tiger Fans: The team is leaving from Hot Springs High at 11 a.m. this Friday, November 8. The Tigers Event Bus will leave the school and head down Date Street to Main Street and across to Broadway by Bullocks Grocery, then proceeding on out to I-25 as they head to Las Vegas. Let's all be out there to cheer and give them a proper sendoff as they head to the playoffs.