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July 10th, 2015
Sweetwater won all three of its pool games Thursday at the state 7-on-7 tournament in College Station, advancing the team into the championship bracket for the second straight year.
Sweetwater â€” whose team is coached by Kyle Lawrence â€” was to play its first Division II bracket game at 9 a.m. today against Brock, with the winner to take on either Albany or Gatesville at 10:15 a.m.
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The 8 and under Sweetwater Bratz All-Stars were named the Texas American Softball Association Girls 8 and under State Champions. They played in Abilene and went undefeated. The tournament consisted of all-star teams from Abilene, Wylie, Cisco, Coahoma, Ballinger, Colorado City, Eastland, Weatherford and Clyde.
Tuesday, July 21
Mustang Football Camp
Recent Sweetwater High School graduate J.P. Poe is one of five pitchers in the 2015 All-Big Country baseball teamâ€™s starting rotation, as announced recently by the Abilene Reporter-News.
Two local sports camps are planned this month.
Sweetwaterâ€™s second football appearance in the Texas 7-on-7 Championships is set to begin on Thursday at College Station, after punching its ticket several weeks ago by winning a state qualifying tournament in Brock for Division II.
The latter classification is for Class 4A and below public schools as well as smaller private schools.
Sports Illustrated's Chris Mannix breaks down where big name NBA free agents like LaMarcus Aldridge, Paul Millsap, Greg Monroe, Danny Green, Tyson Chandler and Rajon Rondo might end up.
Sweetwater will be sending a team to the Texas State 7-on-7 Division II state championships July 9-10 in College Station.
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Snyder 19, Sweetwater 1
Wylie White 32, Sweet-water 2
Snyder 21. Sweetwater 0
Sweetwater 12, Eastland 11
Clyde 17, Sweetwater 7
Sweetwater 37, Clyde 4
Sweetwater 9, Dixie 4
Wylie 16, Sweetwater 1
Game 1 â€” Wylie 15, Sweetwater 0
Game 2 â€” Wylie 14, Sweetwater 1, Wylie wins series 2-0
Snyder 12, Sweetwater 0
Snyder 9, Sweetwater 0
Wylie 16, Sweetwater 1
Twenty girls participated this past week in a Lady Mustang Softball Camp held at the Jerry Collins Complex. Several campers are shown in no particular order including Bella Jones, Stormy Jones, Ellie Espinoza, Carson Gibson, Makenna Rhodes, Larissa Garcia, Kayme Elrod, Arianna Garza, Teagan Woosley, Avery Scott, Kara Gomez, Kyra Gomez, Amariz Rosas, Rebecca Pena, Phoenix Walker, Alyssa Gomez, Alexis Gonzales, Kallie Gonzales and Kaidy Ornelas.