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Lindsay Knights Football

Knight Football Camp July 28-30
The 2020 Knight Football Camp for boys who will be in grades K-9 will be held July 28-30. Details and pricing are on our Team App page.

2020 Varsity Schedule

Here are the dates and the teams that Lindsay will be playing in the fall of 2020. A full schedule will be posted at a later date.

8/28 @ Era
9/4 vs Muenster
9/11 vs Callisburg
9/18 @ Valley View
9/25 vs Henrietta
10/9 @ Collinsville*
10/16 @ Tioga*
10/23 Tom Bean*
10/30 @ Alvord*
11/6 vs Trenton**

District games*
Senior Night**
Homecoming will be announced at a later date.

Six Named to TSWA All-State Team
The Texas Sports Writers Association All-State football team has officially been released. They take into account athlete’s individual success as well as their team’s overall success from all 16 possible games. The following six Knights were selected:

1st Team WR – Jr. Garrett Ellender

1st Team K – Jr. Tyler Yancey
3rd Team QB – Soph. Kolt Schuckers
Honorable Mention OL – Jr. Gage Bezner
Honorable Mention LB – Jr. Cooper Carter
Honorable Mention DB – Sr. Nick Schmitz

New District Alignments Announced
Here are the schools in District 5-2A Division 1, which is in Region 2:

  • Alvord
  • Collinsville
  • Lindsay
  • Tioga
  • Tom Bean
  • Trenton

Knights Named to Oil Bowl
Lindsay High School had a player and three coaches named to the 2020 Oil Bowl football game, which was scheduled for June 20 in Wichita Falls but was canceled.

LHS football standout Tanner Corcoran was one of the players scheduled to play in the event, which has been a Texas tradition since 1938.

Head Coach Jeff Smiley was selected to coach the defense for the East Texas All-Stars, and assistant Coaches Zach Birdwell and Keith Hall was also scheduled to be working the sidelines as well.

Congratulations to all on this great honor.

Schuckers Honored at Banquet
Lindsay football standout Kolt Schuckers was honored at the Built Tough Ford Player of the Year Banquet in Frisco on January 18. Details are on our TeamApp page.

Four Named to All-State FB Team
Four members of the Lindsay Knights have received Conference 2A All-State football honors from the Texas Associated Press Sports Editors:

Garrett Ellender – First Team Wide Receiver
Kolt Schuckers – First Team Quarterback
Tyler Yancey – Second Team Defensive Back

Cooper Carter – Honorable Mention Linebacker

Congratulations to these four young men for this great honor.

Four Named to Academic All-State

Four members of the Lindsay Knights football team have been named to the Academic All-State squad by the Texas High School Coaches Association:

Evan Anderle - Honorable Mention
Kade Hermes - Honorable Mention
Luke Rogers - Second Team
Nick Schmitz - Second Team

Congratulations to these young men for a great honor.

All-District Team Named
The 4-2A All-District team has been announced, and a large number of Lindsay Knights are on the list:

MVP-Kolt Schuckers
Defensive MVP-Nick Schmitz
Outstanding Linemen-Gage Bezner and Tanner Corcoran
Defensive Newcomer-Clay Fuhrmann
Utility Player-Seth Foster
Coaching Staff-Lindsay

Tyler Yancey-Punter and Kicker
Jace Edington-Running Back
Garrett Ellender-Wide Receiver
Kaden Green-Offensive Lineman
Kade Hermes-Offensive Lineman
Casey Pounds-Offensive Lineman
Derek Parsons-Wide Receiver

Nash Dieter-Defensive Lineman
Cooper Carter-Linebacker
Colton Hanks-Defensive Back
Tyler Yancey-Defensive Back
Andrew Schully-Defensive Back

Yash Patel-Offensive Lineman
Damian Yosten-Offensive Lineman
Walker Turbeville-Wide Receiver

Yash Patel-Defensive Lineman
Braxton Craigie-Defensive Back
Gage Bezner-Defensive Lineman

Nash Dieter-Wide Receiver
Braxton Craigie-Wide Receiver

Luke Rogers-Offensive Lineman
Patrick Burleson-Running Back
Nick Schmitz-Wide Receiver/Defensive Back

Knights Season Ends in Area Round
Nick Schmitz punt return TUSCOLA-On November 22, the Lindsay Knights fell to Sundown in the area round of the playoffs. Photos of the action are on our photo gallery page.

Knights Win, Advance to Next Round
gang tackle during Winters game
ARCHER CITY-In the Bi-District round on November 14, the Lindsay Knights beat Winters, 26-7. Photos of the action are on our photo gallery page.

Knights Secure District Championship
celebration scene after the game
LINDSAY-On November 1, the Lindsay Knights beat Seymour 19-0 and nailed down the district championship. Photos of the game are on our photo gallery page.

Schuckers, Knights Honored by Fox Sports Southwest
Kolt Schuckers has earned the 2019 Fox Sports Southwest Built Ford Tough Texas High School Player of the Week for his performance in the October 11 football game against Chico. Details are on our Team App page.


Head Coach and Athletic Director:
Jeff Smiley – 

Assistant Coaches:

Chris Cornelison –

Tony Duncan –

Logan Gunter –

Zach Birdwell –

Josh Yosten –

Keith Hall –


  • 2019 District Champions

  • 2013 District Champions

  • 2012 District Champions

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