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  MARSHALL MAVERICKS
2017 TEAM INFORMATION
   » Head Coach: Claude Mathis (1st season, 0-0) 
   » 2016 Record/Finish: 6-5/Bi-District Finalist
   » State Championships: 1 (1990)
   » State Finalists: 3 (Last: 2005)
   » State Semifinalists: 6 (Last: 2005)
   » District Championships: 21 (Last: 2015)
   » Playoff Appearances: 32 (Last: 2016)
  Stadium
 • Maverick Stadium (Opened: 1980; Capacity: 9,580)
  Players To Watch:
 • OL Chasen Hines (6-3, 330, Sr.)
 • OL Kameron King (6-3, 270, Sr.)
 • OL Christian Hood (6-2, 290, Jr.)
 • RB Demarcus Alexander (5-9, 180, Sr.)
 • WR DeKendrick Bender (6-1, 175, Jr.)
 • DE Marje' Smith (6-6, 200, Sr.)
 • DB Tre Macon (5-11, 190, Sr.)
 • DB Corteze Hurd (6-1, 185, Sr.)
   
2017 SEASON INFORMATION
Schedules
• Roster 
Coaches
Camps

(July 2, 2017)
Mathis Proud Of Mavs' 7 on 7 Effort: After winning their first game in pool play against Woodrow Wilson in a 26-24 final Friday, the Marshall Mavericks dropped their next three games to exit out of the Division I State 7-on-7 Tournament at Veteran's Park in College Station.
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(June 25, 2017)
Mavs 7 on 7 Qualifies For State Tournament: After winning four games in Rowlett on Friday at a qualifying tournament, Marshall's 7-on-7 football team advanced to state. The Mavericks beat Waxahachie, 14-12, before defeating Killeen Ellison, 42-26, and Arlington Bowie, 40-19. They then took on Division 16-5A rival Texas High.
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(May 16, 2017)
New Coordinators Named To Mavs Coaching Staff: Marshall ISD Athletic Director/Head Football Coach Claude Mathis has officially hired his chief offensive, defensive and special teams assistant coaches with the additions of Jake Griedl, Jarry Poth and Brent Pradia to the Maverick coaching staff Monday evening.
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(March 30, 2017)
Claude Mathis Named Marshall AD/Head Football Coach: Marshall ISD’s Board of Trustees has approved the recommendation of Superintendent Dr. Jerry Gibson to hire Claude Mathis as the district’s new Athletic Director and Head Football Coach. Mathis comes to Marshall after serving as running backs coach at Southern Methodist University under Mustangs coach Chad Morris the last two years. Prior to SMU, however, he had a stellar seven-year stint as head coach at DeSoto High School in which he led the Eagles to back-to-back state semifinal appearances and a No. 1 national ranking by Sports Illustrated, Rivals and MaxPreps.
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