Archive - 2011 - Sports Article
Sweetwater High School will hold its annual football banquet Monday, Dec. 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the Nolan County Coliseum Annex.
The tickets to this yearâ€™s banquet will be available for $10 each at the SHS field-house until noon on Dec. 8. SHS football players, cheer-leaders and student trainers will not be required to buy a ticket. The junior varsity White and Red and varsity teams will be recognized for their hard work and dedica-tion this year, and cheerleaders and student trainers will also also be introduced and thanked for their con-stant support. A highlight video will also be shown.
Down by seven (33-26) at the end of three periods, the Sweetwater boys basketball team forced overtime and edged host team Coahoma, 43-42, on Friday to even its record at 1-1 at the three-day tourney. Taylor Jonesâ€™ 14 points and Kaleb Hooverâ€™s 13 paced Sweetwater (3-4), which tied the game 37-37 at the end of regulation.
VS. BIG SPRING
* at Sweetwater
BIG SPRING 29,
8TH GRADE RED 28
Sweetwater points: Michael Hunt 12, Michael Lawrence 8, Cornelio Men-dez 4, Mark Lawrence 2, Adrian Vizzerra 2.
BIG SPRING 23
Sweetwater points: Isaiah Gonzales 10, Matthew Trevino 8, Roman Acuna 3, Alontae Heath 2, Adan Sanchez 2, Kris Warner 2, Brandon Gutierrez 1.
7TH GRADE RED 37,
BIG SPRING 24
Sweetwater points: Rocky Perez 8, Jacoby Hunt 7, Matthew Figueroa 6, Frank Ortega 6, Daniel Olguin 5, Jordan McGee 4, Keenan Cox 1.
BIG SPRING 24,
The Sweetwater JV girls came away with a win, but Sweetwaterâ€™s freshman girls lost on Tuesday at Clyde.
The JV girls won, 21-10, as they improved to 6-1 this season. Sweetwater led 12-8 at halftime, and held Clyde to just two points after in-termission. Shaneese Brown and Maddie Jones had six points, Larissa Locklar and Karlee Murff four and Tay-lor McPherson one.
ROSCOE 8TH BOYS 56,
ROTAN 8TH BOYS 13
Roscoe points: Javier Leanos 10, Vincent Pantoja 10, Rafael Aguayo 9, Nikolas Schriber 8, Bernardo Villa 8, Luis Villa 6, Kevin Lavalas 5. Halftime: Roscoe 30, Rotan 3.
HIGHLAND BOYS 21,
ROBY BOYS 20
Highland points: Seth Wood 8, Jordan Basye 4, Jacob Richburg 4, Eli Shelton 3, Emrick Wilson 2. Halftime: Highland 11, Roby 9. Highland record: 2-1.
BLACKWELL BOYS 35,
ROBERT LEE BOYS 10
Blackwell points: Tristen Hayes 17, Charlie Cano 10, Cole Alley 2, Garrett Davison 2, Doug Hardy 2, Chase Wynne 2. Blackwell record: 3-0.
NOV. 28 â€” VS. BIG SPRING
at Big Spring
8TH GRADE RED 37,
BIG SPRING 23
Sweetwater points: Mikeliah Foust 11, Morgan Rudel 8, Victoria Jimenez 6, Marissa Sanchez 6, Alaina Andrews 2, Mickenzie Brownlow 2, Morgan Gomez 2. Rebounds: Mickenzie Brownlow 5, Morgan Rudel 5, Mikeliah Foust 4, Gabby Fuentes 4, Alaina Andrews 3, Victoria Jimenez 2, Marissa Sanchez 2. Steals: Mikeliah Foust 8, Alaina Andrews 5, Mickenzie Brownlow 3, Morgan Rudel 3, Marissa Sanchez 2, Jaya Atkins 1. Halftime: Sweetwater 19, Big Spring 8. Sweetwater record: 1-2.
NOV. 21 â€” VS. WYLIE
ROSCOE GIRLS 27,
HAWLEY GIRLS 25
Roscoe points: Olivia Saddler 11, Selena Perez 5, Shelby Brown 4, Whitney Williams 4, Samantha Ortega 2, Jese Pena 2, Olivia Rovig 2. Roscoe record: 2-3.
HAWLEY BOYS 30,
ROSCOE BOYS 14
Roscoe points: Jeremy Solano 8, Chase Cathey 4, Cutter Davila 2.
MCCAMEY GIRLS 27,
HIGHLAND GIRLS 20
Highland points: Schyler Kim-brell 8, Kaylee Martin 8, Taylar Hammand 2, Morgan Monroe 2. Halftime: McCamey 17, Highland 12.
The Sweetwater girls basketball team ended a four-game slide by winning twice Thursday at the Ballinger tournament. The Highland girls, meanwhile, did the same with a couple of wins on Thursday at the Bronte tournament as they exten-ded their winning streak to seven games.
Highland (7-1) slipped by Bronte 37-36 in its first game as Kara Hughey scored 15 points and Sierra Allen and Beth Richburg nine each, and then downed Colorado City 31-14 as Allen had 13 points.
Although Roscoe did not enjoy its usual level of football success this past season, several of the Plowboy athletes have earned recognition on the All-District 7-A, Division II football team.
Five of Roscoeâ€™s players were named to the all-district first team, all on defense. They were senior Corey Hatcher at defensive tackle, senior Devon Freeman at defensive end, senior Eric Padilla at inside linebacker, senior Matthew Cuellar as a utility player and sophomore Luke Rovig at defensive back.
State-ranked Wall used a relentless outside shooting attack here Tuesday to slowly wear down Sweetwater in the teamsâ€™ non-district boys basketball contest.
The Hawks hit seven treys to none for the Mustangs, and a 24-5 run in the middle two periods led to their decisive 68-44 win.
Wall and Sweetwater held all three boys games at the middle school gym due to water-related problems at the high school that forced school officials to cancel classes on Tuesday.