Liberal's J.J. Lewis is Liberal's winner of the Billy's 10 Best Scholarship. He played football and plays basketball and will compete in track for the Redskins. Lewis had 40 catches for 561 yards and six touchdowns for the 2-7 Redskins this season.
He joins Southwestern Heights' Ben Johnsrund, Satanta's Mathew Leggett, Turpin's Jake Jimenez, Tyrone's Cole Wall, Meade's Chris Hardaway, Hugoton's Alfredo Licon, Beaver's Calen Gabel, Moscow's Lane Miller, Sublette's Avigael Gonzalez, and Hooker's Agustin Barrios. as winners of the scholarship and they become eligible for an overall scholarship award during a banquet in November 15.
Billy's and KSCB will combine to give out 350 dollar scholarships to the 11 schools participating in the show for Billy's 10 Best. Liberal is part of the Billy's 10 Best scholarship but has their own weekly Rowdy Crowd Show at 5:30 Thursday evening's on Talkradio 1270 rather than the OTS Show. Hugoton's Colten Lissolo won the overall Billy's 10 Best scholarship in 2011. He is playing football at Hutchinson.
This year's winners will be announced during the next week's show. Winners will be seniors in the football programs of the schools. Brock Kappelmann hosts the show with Jack Jacob. They will talk with area coaches and football players for 10 weeks this season. Jacob will provide play-by-play for a third straight year for the Game of the Week on Friday nights on 102.7. Rick Yearick will join him for the color commentary. Here was the On the Sidelines and Game of the Week Schedule.
August 30- Southwestern Heights 6 p.m.
August 31- Southwestern Heights at Sublette 7 p.m.
September 6- Satanta 6 p.m.
September 7- Satanta at Moscow 7 p.m.
September 13- Turpin 6 p.m.
September 14- Shamrock at Turpin 7:30 p.m.
September 20- Tyrone 6 p.m.
September 21- Tyrone at Forgan 7:30 p.m.
September 27- Meade 6 p.m.
September 28- Meade at Stanton County 7 p.m.
October 4- Hugoton 6 p.m./
October 5- Hugoton at Southwestern Heights 7 p.m.
October 11- Beaver 6 p.m.
October 12- Hooker at Beaver 7:30 p.m.
October 18- Moscow 6 p.m.
October 19- Fowler at Moscow 7 p.m.
October 25- Sublette 6 p.m.
October 26- Meade at Sublette 7 p.m.
November 1- Hooker 6 p.m.
November 2- Texhoma at Hooker 7:30 p.m.