The Team

The West Texas Drillers team was founded in August of 2008. Each season has brought new members to the family, new challenges as well as new achievements. We are excited about what the 2018 Season has in store.


JOIN THE TEAM:

 We are still accepting new players.  We practice every Sunday from 4pm-6pm at the Turf Fields (Blue Field) south of Grande Communications Stadium.

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Awards

TEAM:

  • 2017 RGFL - Semi Finalist
  • 2016 MPFL - Semi Finalist
  • 2015 MPFL - Semi Finalist
  • 2014 SAFL - CHAMPIONS
  • 2013 PAFL - Runner Up
  • 2012 MPFL - Semi Finalist
  • 2011 MPFL - Runner Up
  • 2010 MPFL - Semi Finalist
  • 2009 NMFL - Runner Up

ALL-AMERICANS:

  • 2011/2012 Chad Thompson - RB
  • 2011/2012 Devon Zimmerman - SS
  • 2011/2012 Michael Heetland - LB
  • 2011/2012 Patrick Lindsey - TE
  • 2011 Joseph Terry - OL
  • 2011 Sidney Nwangwu - OL
  • 2012 Cody Parker - OL

Chad Thompson 2011

  • National Minor League Football Player of the Year (Att:165 / Yards:1659 / TD:32)
  • Minor Professional Football League MVP

Michael Heetland

  • 2016 Minor League Football Hall of Fame
  • 2010 Minor Professional Football League Defensive MVP





Team USA

The Drillers would like to congratulate our teammates that have been selected to join Team USA for its bowl game this April in Las Vegas, NV!


  • CB Adrian Pertile
  • WR/KR Zamir Linton
  • DL Anthony Sapa
  • OL Garrett Martin
  • K/P Adam Richards
  • LB Russell Anderson
  • Coach Michael Heetland
  • Coach David Samaniego 
  • Coach Eric Samaniego


Contact Us

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We appreciate our fans & can't wait to see you at the field!

The West Texas Drillers

2200 S County Road 1130, Midland, Texas 79706, United States

(432) 634-1716