TXHSFB Preview: Paschal vs. South Hills

Scout.com identifies a few FBS-caliber underclassmen in Thursday's game between Fort Worth Paschal and Fort Worth South Hills.

Three potential standout underclassmen will be on the field Thursday night at Handley Stadium in east Fort Worth as Paschal High School faces South Hills High School.

Thursday's game serves as Paschal's season-opener, while South Hills enters the contest 1-0 after thrashing Joshua (Texas) High 54-13.

Here's a look at some names we'll be watching Thursday night:


Dylan Thomas, 2016 WR/ATH, Fort Worth Paschal -- Thomas (pictured above) has already reeled in offers from TCU and SMU and should continue to get more. The 6-foot 1/2, 185-pounder is very athletic and versatile. He played quarterback for Paschal as a sophomore, accounting for 2,887 total yards of offense: 1,953 passing, 934 rushing. Thomas threw 16 touchdown passes with only three interceptions and ran for 12 scores. Thomas was laser-timed at 4.60 in the 40 in early May at the Dallas Nike Football SPARQ Combine in Arlington. He impressed us during 7v7 season in June and is primed for a huge junior season. Don't be surprised if he lines up at quarterback, receiver, safety, and cornerback this fall.


Tracin Wallace, 2017 QB, Fort Worth South Hills -- the 6-foot-1, 170-pounder is an athletic, dual-threat quarterback who is a serous threat with his feet. In South Hills' season-opener, Wallace scored on a 75-yard read-keeper up the middle and threw touchdown passes of 46 and 48 yards on routes within 10 yards that receivers turned into long scores. Wallace, who had a couple more runs of 20-plus yards, has adequate velocity and gets rid of the ball quickly, which helps his receivers get a head start on making open-field moves against their defenders. Wallace is a long-strider with a long frame that should continue to grow. Wallace has reported interest from schools such as Baylor, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, TCU, Texas, and Texas A&M.


Tylan Wallace, 2017 WR, Fort Worth South Hills -- like his brother Tracin, Tylan Wallace is about 6-foot-1, 170-pounder with pretty dynamic athleticism. The first highlight of his season-opening effort agains Joshua is an impressive 58-yard jet sweep touchdown. Tylan is also a fairly long-striding player who accelerates well. He scored a couple more long touchdowns, including a 48-yard catch-and-run score on a seven-yard route that he turned into a touchdown. Tylan is also a willing and able blocker. Baylor, OU, Oklahoma State, TCU, Texas, and A&M have also shown Tylan interest.


ScoutFootball.com Recommended Stories


  • Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…

  • Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.

  • Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…

  • Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…

  • As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.

Up Next


Forums


30 Fans online
    Join The Conversation

    Tweets