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SAN ANGELO–A homecoming parade took place Thursday evening; then a duke was crowned at Friday morning's pep rally. And, the Central High Bobcats still have a football game left to play as Central High got their 2016 festivities underway.

 Here are the following 2016 Homecoming Court, Duke nominees, left-to-right: Elbert Paulk, Mateo Guerreo, Brian Minjarez, Ryan Clark, Josh Gonzalez, and Isaiah Oliver.

Central High School Principal, Bill Waters, crowned Mateo Guerreo as the Duke of CHS. 

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The 2016 Homecoming Court Duchesses are: Tina Anderson, Hailey Cassell, Avery Curry, Abbey Dethlof, Olivia Favela and Destinee Sevier. One of these nominees will be crowned Duchess at this evening's half-time festivities.

As for tonight's match-up, it's the District 2-6A opener for the Central High Bobcats (4-0) against the Odessa Bronchos (0-5.) While Central had an open date, the Bronchos last their fifth straight game, this one to Amarillo Tascosa, 41-21.

Coach Brent Davis' 'Cats enter tonight's game, ranked in the top ten and have their sights set on two goals. First, to capture their third straight district title, starting with Odessa. Second, finish the season with a perfect record, 10-0.