CINDERELLA MEN Posted in: Sports Members of the 1969 Canton Eagles, also referred to as the “Cinderella Team of East Texas”, were recognized during halftime of Canton’s game against Van Jan. 15. The 1969 Canton team won district, bi-district and Regional Semifinal (over a Brady team ranked 2nd overall in the state) titles before falling ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!