Archive - Feb 2011 - Sports Article

February 15th

Lady Hornets will face Robert Lee to open 10th consecutive playoff run

February 15, 2011

The Highland girls basketball team has had three different head coaches in the past three years. But the program continues to be one of the most successful in West Texas at any level.
Highland (19-11), which was the District 11-A, Division II runnerup this season with a 10-2 record, is about to make its 10th consecutive playoff appearance. The Lady Hornets will take on Robert Lee (19-10), the third-place team from District 12-A, Division II, in a bi-district matchup at 7 p.m. today in Bronte.

February 14th

Weekly Sports Calendar

February 14, 2011

TUESDAY, FEB. 15
Baseball
Sweetwater varsity hosts Midland Lee (scrimmage), 5 p.m.
Basketball
Sweetwater boys host Snyder — freshmen at 4:30 p.m., JV at 6 p.m., varsity at 7:30 p.m.
Highland varsity girls vs. Robert Lee (Class 1A, Division II bi-district playoff), 7 p.m., Bronte.
Highland JV and varsity boys at Roby starting at 5 p.m.
Blackwell varsity boys at Bronte, 6:30 p.m.
Softball
Sweetwater varsity at Jim Ned (season opener), 6 p.m.
THURSDAY, FEB. 17
Softball
Sweetwater varsity at Crane tournament.
FRIDAY, FEB. 18
Softball

Plowboys denied playoff berth

February 14, 2011

The Roscoe boys basketball team needed a road win in Friday’s season-ending game to claim the final playoff spot from District 9-A, Division I.
But Munday had other ideas as the Moguls won, 68-42, to claim the third-place berth in the district.

2011 Lady Mustang Softball schedule

February 14, 2011

Feb. 15 — at Jim Ned (V)
Feb. 18 — at Haskell (JV)
Feb. 17, 19 — Crane tournament (V)
Feb. 22 — at Hawley (V, JV)
Feb. 24-26 — Sweetwater tournament (V, JV)
March 3-5 — Eula tournament (JV)
March 8 — at Colorado City (V, JV)
March 11-12 — Post tournament (V)
March 15 — at Lamesa (V, JV)
March 17 — Levelland (V. JV)
March 18 — +at Big Spring (V, JV)
March 22 — +at Wylie (V, JV)
March 25 — Crane (V, JV)
March 29 — +Brownwood (V, JV)
April 1 — +Snyder (V, JV)
April 5 — +Big Spring (V, JV)
April 8 — +Wylie (V, JV)
April 11 — Frenship (V)
April 11 — Rotan (V)

SHS softballers still young, but are much more experienced this season

February 14, 2011

This past year, Sweetwater High School may have fielded its youngest softball team since the program started in the mid-1990s.
An astounding seven freshmen, plus three sophomores and three juniors, comprised the team’s opening roster and all seven freshmen started.

SMS boys finish with three wins vs. Snyder

February 14, 2011

Three of the four Sweet-water Middle School boys basketball teams came away with season-ending victories last week against Snyder.
The Sweetwater eighth grade Red boys won 42-28. Duante Williams had 12 points, Bray Amos and Rhett Torres nine, Isaiah McGee seven, Hayden Reeves three and J.P. Poe two.
The Sweetwater seventh grade Red boys won their game 48-27. Michael Hunt had 16 points. Cornelio Mendez eight, Michael Law-rence five, Adrian Vizzerra, Mark Lawrence and Joe Ruiz four, Denzell Moore three and Max Gomez and Hardy Escobar two apiece for the Colts.

February 12th

Weekly Sports Calendar

February 12, 2011

TUESDAY, FEB. 15
Baseball
Sweetwater varsity hosts Midland Lee (scrimmage), 5 p.m.
Basketball
Sweetwater boys host Snyder — freshmen at 4:30 p.m., JV at 6 p.m., varsity at 7:30 p.m.
Highland varsity girls vs. Robert Lee (Class 1A, Division II bi-district playoff), 7 p.m., Bronte.
Highland JV and varsity boys at Roby starting at 5 p.m.
Blackwell varsity boys at Bronte, 6:30 p.m.
Golf
Sweetwater varsity boys at Wylie tournament.
Softball
Sweetwater varsity at Jim Ned (season opener), 6 p.m.
THURSDAY, FEB. 17
Softball
Sweetwater varsity at Crane tournament.
FRIDAY, FEB. 18

Area junior varsity, junior high results

February 12, 2011

ROSCOE JV GIRLS 34,
STAMFORD JV GIRLS 14
Stina Tomlin 13, Eva Aguayo 9, Torrey Willman 7, Justina Brasuell 3, Kendall Moses 2. Roscoe season record: 12-8.
STAMFORD
JV BOYS 49,
ROSCOE JV BOYS 11
Brant Burnett 5, Dillon Freeman 4, Emilio Morales 2.
HIGHLAND
JH GIRLS 37,
TRENT JH GIRLS 12
Hannah Allen 11, Sydny Helbert 11, Kaylee Martin 5, Gabby Fuentes 4, Kelsi Johns 2, Mia Herrera 2, Kailee Hall 2. Highland girls final season record: 13-2.
STAMFORD 40,
ROSCOE
PURPLE BOYS 35

Hornets still have a shot at playoffs

February 12, 2011

The Highland boys kept their playoff hopes alive Friday with a 38-35 victory over Hermleigh.
Sheldon Hall’s 14 points led Highland, which im-proved to 4-7 in District 11-A, Division II and 6-21 overall. Hermleigh is still in third place after the loss but dropped to 5-6, and Loraine (4-6), Highland and Trent (4-7) are all in contention for the No. 3 playoff spot with one game left. High-land ends the regular season at Roby (9-2) on Tuesday.
Also scoring for Highland on Friday were Landon Rowlett with 10 points, Ron Covington with eight and Josh Andrews with six.

February 11th

Roscoe boys are hoping to prolong season

February 11, 2011

The girls regular season is over and the high school basketball playoffs are almost here. But so far, only one Nolan County team has secured a postseason berth. However, the Roscoe boys can join the Highland girls in the playoffs with a win tonight at Munday. Roscoe and Munday are currently tied for third place in District 9-A, Division I with 5-4 records. Tonight’s winner advances to the postseason. The game will end the regular season for both squads. In the first meeting between the teams, Roscoe won 54-46.

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