Team Information

Football - Boys Varsity

Boys Football (7th-8th Grade) 


Coaches: Ryan Hertlein (Head Coach), Darnell Cleary and Stephen Spears (Asst. Coaches)


Practices & Meets: Pre-season practice will begin August 2 at the OEC and will be held Monday-Friday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. There is no preseason transportation provided for students. Beginning August 17, practices will be 2:55 to 4:45 p.m. daily at the OEC/Rice University's Bubble. Players are transported to and from the OEC via bus. Pick up will be at Palm Court at 5:00 p.m. For practices conducted at Rice University's Bubble, parents can pick up at the Bubble at the conclusion of the practice. Times will be confirmed by the coach when the season begins. It is strongly recommended that all players planning to participate in football work out this summer to acclimate to the strenuous nature of the sport in the Texas heat. 


Required Gear: Athletes need a pair of football cleats. Two pairs of compression shorts are necessary as well. These compressions shorts are the kind that contains thigh pads, hip pads and butt pads in them. They can be purchased at any sporting goods store. Players need to wear Presbyterian School shorts to practices and a school logo t-shirt. Players need to bring a water bottle to school each day and will be allowed to drink water during class to hydrate sufficiently. 


Physicals and Required Forms:  The Physical Examination Form is required for participation in sports at Presbyterian School. Students are not allowed to begin practice until this is completed. The Physical Examination Form is part of the 2021-22 Required School Forms accessible on the school website Parent Portal at If you have any questions regarding forms, please email Registrar, Judy Ligon at


Athletic Volunteers
Each team needs a team parent to arrange team snacks, etc. If you are interested in assisting, please contact the coach to volunteer. Our football team also needs volunteers for the sideline chain crew, timekeeper and possibly game filmer. If you can fill one of these important positions, please contact Coach Hertlein or Coach Baltodano.


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Team Opponent Date Time Location Result
Football - Boys Varsity
Bye Week #1
All Day
Football - Boys Varsity
Bye Week #2
All Day
Football - Boys Varsity vs.
Home Game vs. Kinkaid JV, Kinkaid
Football - Boys Varsity vs.
Home Game vs. John Cooper School, John Cooper School
Rice University Loss
Football - Boys Varsity vs.
Away Game vs. Annunciation Orthodox School, Annunciation Orthodox School
McGovern Park Loss
Football - Boys Varsity
SFL Shamrocks
South Campus Loss
Football - Boys Varsity vs.
Away Game vs. River Oaks Baptist School, River Oaks Baptist School
River Oaks Baptist School Loss
Football - Boys Varsity
HJPC Third Place Game
Warrior Field Loss