Archive - Sep 25, 2013 - Sports Article
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 25
Roscoe runners will be at Merkel meet.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 26
Sweetwater 7th grade â€˜Bâ€™ and â€˜Aâ€™ teams will host Brownwood at 4 and 5:15 p.m., respectively.
Sweetwater 8th grade â€˜Bâ€™ and â€˜Aâ€™ teams will host Brownwood at 6:30 and 7:45 p.m., respectively.
Sweetwater freshman and JV teams at Brownwood at 5 and 6:30 p.m., respectively.
Roscoe junior high plays at Baird, 4 p.m.
Roscoe JV teams will play Baird and Hamlin at Baird, 6:30 p.m.
Highland junior high will host Trent, 5:30 p.m.
Highland JV will host Water Valley JV, 7 p.m.
Former Roscoe athlete Caden Smith has recently been awarded a full athletic scholarship by Texas A&M University, where he is a sophomore member of the team.
Smith was a redshirt freshman at A&M in the same class as Johnny Manziel his first season after making the team as a preferred walk-on. The 6-foot-3, 259-pound lineman has played in all four games this season for the 3-1 Aggies, ranked No. 10 in this weekâ€™s Associated Press poll.
Kaleb Hoover is the Foot-ball Player of the Week for Sweetwater.
Hoover caught six passes for 103 yards and one touchdown in the Mustangsâ€™ 42-28 loss to Wall.
On defense, he had five solo tackles and assisted on seven oth-ers, caused one fumble, recovered a fumble and broke up a pass.
Exactly one week after winning a five-game match at Miles, Sweetwater went the distance again Tuesday vs. Levelland at home only to lose 3-2 (25-18, 25-23, 13-25, 24-26 and 14-16) in their final tuneup for the start of District 4-3A play that begins Saturday.
Sweetwater, now 9-15, surrendered a 13-7 lead in the fifth and decisive game after giving up a 2-0 overall lead by losing the third and fourth games.