The rankings record of 10-3 record of the 2013 varsity squad has earned a 52.7 power rating by the Freeman Scoring services of MaxPreps.com. The rating placed the Patriots at #79 among over 1500 varsity prep teams throughout the nation.
In contrast, the next best rating is a 47.9, by the second place team, Evangel Christian, who amassed a national prep ranking of #104.
Texas homeschool varsity teams enjoy a unique arrangement with many christian schools throughout the state. The multisport league has a contingent of more than two dozen homeschool members, along with several private schools and even one public charter school.
So many developments became apparent during the 2013 season, including more than a dozen new teams joining the ranks. Better communications, standards of eligibility, accountability, and postseason planning; are all hallmarks of the 2013 football season.
The issue of accountability will be further discussed in the weeks to come, on this website. Watch for it.
A new league joined us in California. Texas & the Southeastern states added several teams. The Ohio Valley will see further growth in Kentucky and stretching down through Tennessee.