Archive - 2014
GRAPE CREEK â€” Three players hit double figures as the Sweetwater boys easily defeated Grape Creek, 67-37, on Tuesday in a non-district basketball game.
Read more in Wednesday's edition in Sports.
Four Sweetwater High School athletes â€” offensive lineman Ty Crain, receiver Michael Lawrence, quarterback Kaegan Jeffrey and defensive back Isaiah McGee â€” have earned honorable mention on the Class 4A all-state football team from the Associated Press Sports Editors.
Learn more in Wednesday's edition in Sports.
Today, we'll have a 30 percent chance of showers with mostly cloudy skies and a high near 55. Winds will be from the south-southeast at 10 to 15 mph.
Those mostly cloudy skies will remain tonight, with a low around 44 and south-southeast winds around 10 mph. Winds will shift to the southwest after midnight.
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TUESDAY, DEC. 16
Sweetwater boys at Grape Creek â€” JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6:30 p.m.
Roscoe girls host Haskell (district openers) â€” JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6:15 p.m.
Highland JV and varsity girls at Jim Ned starting at 5 p.m.
Blackwell varsity girls will host Bronte, 6:15 p.m.
FRIDAY, DEC. 19
Sweetwater boys host Coleman â€” freshmen at 4:30 p.m., JV at 6 p.m., varsity at 7:30 p.m.
Sweetwater girls at Bangs â€” JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6:30 p.m.
Roscoe girls at Stamford â€” JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6:15 p.m.
Highland JV boys and varsity teams host Guthrie starting at 2 p.m.
The high school basket-ball season resumes today for some local teams as the 2014 portion of their sched-ules begins to wind down.
Learn more in Tuesday's edition in Sports.
Sweetwaterâ€™s JV girls fin-ished with a 2-2 record at Abilene Highâ€™s tournament. Sweetwaterâ€™s victories came against Graham (45-29) and Jim Ned (31-30) while the team lost its games with Abilene High (29-35) and Midland High (42-43).
Read more in Tuesday's edition in Sports.
The seventh grade Red girls lost all four games at Sweetwaterâ€™s recent tourna-ment that was held this past weekend.
Sweetwater lost to Merkel 36-16 and Snyder 26-20 on Dec. 12, then fell to Merkel 45-23 and Snyder 37-28 on Dec. 13.
Many businesses, organizations and individuals participated in this yearâ€™s Sweetwater Parade of Lights on Monday evening. Sweetwaterâ€™s Outstanding Citizens and Business of the Year were parade marshals and Santa finished the parade.
See more photos in todayâ€™s edition.
Michael Conochanâ€™s Pro Football Recap- Week 15
Thursday Night Football 12/11/14
Arizona (11-3) 12 @
St. Louis (6-8) 6
Today, December 16, Doug Sitter State Farm will host theÂ Third Annual Cocoa with Santa.
Residents are invited to visit Santa, enjoy free cookies and cocoa and register to win prizes.Â The event will take place from 5:30-7 p.m. at Doug Sitter State Farm on Lamar Street.