Pearland to celebrate state title this weekend

January 6, 2011 4:15:53 AM PST
This weekend, the city of Pearland will finally get a chance to celebrate Pearland High School's 5A Division I football state title. A victory bash is scheduled for this coming Saturday, January 8. The city waiting until now to hold the party because students were already on holiday break.

The Pearland Oilers beat Euless Trinity to win the championship.

The Oilers' celebration starts at 4:30pm on Saturday with a parade. It will go down Pearland Parkway, ending with a party at Pearland stadium.

The Lady Oilers softball squad will also be honored. They won the class 5A state championship in June.