Mathews looking forward to new football season

By Randall Luker


With a mix of old and new opponents, Vidor head Coach Jeff Mathews says Vidor should fare well in the new District 12 5A Division 2 football district.


At one time or another, either during the regular season or the playoffs, the Pirates have faced most district members. Going out on a limb, Mathews predicted the Pirates would make a playoff appearance in 2018. “We will make the playoffs for the third year in a row,” he predicted.


While graduation will see the Pirates lose a number of key players on offense and defense, lots of underclassmen will step up, many starters this year.



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