Bishop Dunne Falcons are in the state playoffs. Eight players have received multiple college scholarship offers, including Ivy League schools. Representatives from Yale, Harvard, Cornell and UT have been to the school in the last month. Last year's team had seven scholar athletes including offers to Brown, Notre Dame and Arkansas.
Bishop Dunne Falcons Compete in State Football Championship Game Friday in Corsicana
Bishop Dunne’s Falcon Football team will play in the State Championship this Friday night for the first time in 24 years.
With an 11 – 1 record, the Falcons will face Plano Prestonwood in the TAPPS Division 1 State Championship game on Friday, December 5, 2014, with kick off at 7:05 p.m. at Tiger Stadium in Corsicana, Texas.
Bishop Dunne’s 1990 – 1991 football team won the state championship and members of the team, cheerleading squad and drill team, the Eyelets – now the Falconettes - were honored at this year’s homecoming game on October 24th.
Congratulations go to Head Coach Michael Johnson, Bishop Dunne Class of 2000, and his coaches, Robert Brodner, Zach Coleman (BD 2008), Myron Hawthorne (BD 2000), Rodney Hopkins, Jon Johnson, Walter Johnson (BD 1981), Ryan Moats, Chad Morris, and Delone Williams, and the team for a winning football season and being named TAPPS 5A District 1 Champions! The team ended the regular season with a 9 – 1 record, enjoyed a bye, and have won both playoff games.
Head Coach Michael Johnson has been named District Coach of the Year.
The Falcons won the quarter final playoff game on Friday, November 21, 2014, at home against Midland Christian, 41 – 14, and Saturday’s semi-final game against San Antonio’s Antonian Prep 27 – 13 at Temple.
Tiger Stadium is located at 3701 West Highway 22, Corsicana, TX 75110. Admission is $15 for adults, $10 for senior citizens and $10 for students.
For more information see the school’s website: www.bdcs.org or www.Dunnesports.com. For questions about admission to Bishop Dunne contact Charleen Doan at email@example.com .