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March 23rd, 2015
The Sweetwater High School baseball team will begin District 2-4A action at 7 p.m. Tuesday when it entertains Levelland. Kneeling from left are Hardy Escobar, Max Gomez, Jordan McGee, Chris Figueroa, Isaiah McGee; standing, Michael Lawrence, Scott Warner, Tyler Beasley, Hayden Reeves, Ty Crain and J.P. Poe. Not pictured are Branson Guelker, Kaegan Jeffrey and Hunter Mobley. Roland Herrera is the teamâ€™s head coach.
Roscoe Collegiate has scheduled an elementary basketball tournament for boys and girls in grades K-6 for Saturday, April 18.
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MONDAY, MARCH 23
Sweetwater JV White hosts Abilene Cooper sophomores, 6 p.m.
Blackwell varsity boys and girls at district tourna-ment in Big Spring.
TUESDAY, MARCH 24
Sweetwater JV Red will host Levelland (district opener), 4 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity will host Levelland (district opener), 7 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity and JV girls will be playing the first leg of district tournament at Snyder.
Sweetwater varsity will host Levelland, 5 p.m.
Sweetwater JV will host Levelland, 7 p.m.
SNYDER â€” Rather than hosting its district opener at Jerry Collins Complex, the Sweetwater softball team changed plans Friday because its field was too wet and went to Snyder instead because its playing surface was in better condition.
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Sweetwater is planning to hold a first-ever Lady Mustang Co-ed Volleyball Tournament on Friday and Saturday, April 17-18, at both Sweetwater High School gyms. The cost will be $60 per team. The teams will consist of four to six players, with at least two of them playing at all times and a maximum of eight players. All players must be on the roster to be eligible.
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Roscoeâ€™s Juan Solis won the junior varsity boys divisionâ€™s 400-meter dash with a time of 1:01.17 at a recent track meet in Hamlin.
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The Sweetwater-Snyder district softball opener scheduled for 5 p.m. today has been moved to Snyder. The varsity game will still be held at 5 p.m., with the JV game to immediately follow. Today's games were originally scheduled to be played in Sweetwater but were moved due to the rainy weather that hit this morning.
Sweetwater is 3-2 for this season after defeating Ballinger, 8-5, Monday on a walk-off three-run homer by Abby Garcia in the bottom of the seventh inning.
Snyder is 10-5 overall and ranked No. 13 in the state, but lost 10-8 Tuesday in eight innings to Lubbock Coronado.
After losing four of five games at Abileneâ€™s three-day tournament and having all its scheduled games this week affected by weather, Sweetwaterâ€™s baseball team got good news Thursday.
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The Sweetwater High School softball team entertains Snyder in its District 2-4A opener at 5 p.m. today. Standing from left are manager Sarah Valdez, Jaya Atkins, Megan Holsey, Cierra Knox, Audrey Rule, Maddie Berry, Abby Garcia, Savanna Hall, Lauren Jones; and kneeling, Sonora Medellin, Marissa Moncada, Annaliese Espinoza, Rebecca Gonzales, Naomi Gonzales, Morgan Gomez. Tony Heredia is the coach.
The Sweetwater Fastpitch Softball Association holds its opening ceremonies for the 2015 season on Saturday at Fraley Park.
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