Col. Downs speaks at Central High School

U.S. Air Force Col. Michael Downs, 17th Training Wing Commander, speaks at a school pep-rally at Central High School in San Angelo, Texas, Nov. 18, 2016. Downs presented a flag flown over Goodfellow Air Force Base headquarters to the San Angelo Central High School football team as they enter the second round of the Texas state football playoffs. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Randall Moose/Released)

U.S. Air Force Col. Michael Downs, 17th Training Wing Commander, speaks at a school pep-rally at Central High School in San Angelo, Texas, Nov. 18, 2016. Downs presented a flag flown over Goodfellow Air Force Base headquarters to the San Angelo Central High School football team as they enter the second round of the Texas state football playoffs. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Randall Moose/Released)

SAN ANGELO, Texas -- Col. Michael Downs, 17th Training Wing Commander, spoke at a school pep-rally at Central High School in San Angelo Nov. 18.

Downs presented a flag flown over Goodfellow Air Force Base headquarters to the San Angelo Central High School football team as they enter the second round of the Texas state football playoffs.