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April 24th, 2015
Three athletes each from Roscoe and Blackwell will be advancing to this weekâ€™s regional track meets after qualifying with top-four finishes at their area meets.
Lyndi Wilkinson had a second-place finish for the Roscoe girls in the 400 dash (1:02.74) to punch her ticket and for the Roscoe boys, Max Nemir placed third in the 300 hurdles (41.28) and Kevin Lavalais was fourth in the 200 dash (23.50).
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FRIDAY, APRIL 24
Change: Sweetwater JV (combined Red and White teams) plays at Big Spring, 4:30 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity boys and girls qualifiers compete at District 1-4A/2-4A area meet, Canyon.
SATURDAY, APRIL 25
Sweetwater varsity will host Big Spring, 2 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity will host Big Spring, 1 p.m.
Sweetwater JV will host Big Spring, 3 p.m.
For Sweetwaterâ€™s softball team, Saturdayâ€™s regular season finale vs. Big Spring will be a chance for the playoff-bound Lady Mustangs to improve their seeding in District 2-4A when the postseason begins next week.
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LUBBOCK â€” The ability to win close games has been a key for Sweetwater High Schoolâ€™s baseball team in remaining at the top of the District 2-4A standings.
Sweetwaterâ€™s last three victories, and four of the last five, have been by three runs or less â€” including an 8-5 win at Lubbock Estaca-do on Tuesday.
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LUBBOCK â€” The last time Sweetwater met Lubbock Estacado, the Lady Mustangs trounced the Lady Matadors, 28-0.
Tuesday during the squads' second district meeting, the Lady 'Stangs were hot again, pulling off a 25-7 victory on the road.
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Sweetwater JV Red at Lubbock Estacado, 4 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity at Lubbock Estacado, 7:30 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity at Lubbock Estacado, 5 p.m.
Highlandâ€™s Isaac Rios and Kevin Box (boys doubles team) at Region II-1A tournament, Bentwood Country Club, San Angelo.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22
Roscoe varsity boys and girls qualifiers compete at District 7-2A/8-2A area meet, McMurry University, Abilene.
THURSDAY, APRIL 23
Highland varsity boys and girls qualifiers compete at District 11-1A/12-1A area meet, Hermleigh.
Sweetwaterâ€™s Annaliese Espinoza delivers a pitch during a game against Lubbock Estacado earlier this year. The playoff-bound Lady Mustangs will be playing at Estacado at 5 p.m. today.
GAIL â€” Hannah Allen and Jacob Richburg will lead Highlandâ€™s contingent of athletes who earned top-four finishes at the District 12-1A track meet Friday to qualify for this weekâ€™s area track competition.
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The high school playoffs â€” for both of Sweetwaterâ€™s varsity teams that play on a diamond â€” will begin in less than two weeks starting in early May.
The softball and baseball teams won both of their games last week to qualify them for the Class 4A high school playoffs.
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