Archive - Sports Article
October 3rd, 2013
The Mustang Baseball Classic golf tournament will be held on Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Sweetwater Country Club with a 9 a.m. shotgun start. This event is a four-person scramble, and all proceeds from this yearâs tournament will go to support the Sweetwater High School baseball program by enabling the purchase of additional equipment.
Sweetwaterâs sub-varsity high school volleyball teams were both defeated by Wylie here on Tuesday to fall to 0-2 in district play.
Sweetwaterâs JV lost 3-25, 13-25. Katie Fox had two kills; Marissa Moncada had one kill, one ace and one dig; Alyssa Soles had seven digs; Sarah Valdez had five assists and three digs; Abby Garcia had two digs and one block; Lauren Jones had two digs and one ace; and Alyssa Villanueva and Kristi Ward had one dig.
These players were recognized for their outstanding play in matches with Wylie or Monahans, or both.
MIKEILAH FOUST: Vs. Monahans â 1 kill, 1 assist, 1 dig and 1 block
Vs. Wylie â 4 kills, 3 digs and 2 blocks
MADDIE JONES: Vs. Monahans â 10 assists, 4 digs
SHANEESE BROWN: Vs. Wylie â 3 kills, 1 dig and 3 blocks
KAYLA CHOWNING: Vs. Wylie â 3 kills, 2 service aces and 12 digs
ALY HEREDIA: Vs. Wylie â 1 kill, 7 assists and 7 digs
Daven Alvarez is Sweet-waterâs Football Player of the Week.
Alvarez, a senior defensive end, was in on 13 tackles, two of them unassisted, in a 35-30 loss to Brownwood this past Friday.
Here are the results from Sweetwater Middle School football games last week.
8th grade Red 34, Brownwood 6
Chris Thompson had a hand in all five touchdowns for Sweetwater Red (2-1) when it defeated Brown-wood this past Thursday.
Wylie had to struggle to put away Sweetwater here Tuesday before winning the teamsâ District 4-3A volleyball match in three games.
That was good news for Sweetwater coach Liz Miller, whose team (0-2, 9-17) lost by scores of 25-15, 25-10 and 25-19 to Wylie (2-0, 21-9) at Mustang Gym.
âIâm proud of my girls. I thought they did great. We competed,â Miller said.
Sweetwater led for much of Game 3, which was tied 13-13 until Wylie scored 12 of the last 18 points to com-plete a three-game sweep.
Sweetwaterâs tennis team is at Midland for a 1 p.m. match with Monahans after winning its Saturday match 11-8 at Greenwood.
Boys doubles â Key-gan Valdez and Billy Reeves lost 0-8; Chris Shoemaker and Tyler Stacy won 9-7; Marc Butler and Christian Ulbrich lost 5-8.
Mixed doubles â Bry-an Vause and Jenny Medel-lin won 8-0.
Girls doubles â Crys-tal Foust and Teresa Perez-Poe won 8-1; Naomi Gon-zales and Rebecca Gonzales won 8-4; Gisela Selano and Ezzy Mermella won 8-0.
MONDAY, SEPT. 30
Sweetwater 7th and 8th grade teams will host Snyder, 5 and 6:15 p.m.
TUESDAY, OCT. 1
Sweetwater varsity plays Monahans at the Bush Tennis Center in Midland starting at 1 p.m.
Sweetwater freshman, JV and varsity teams will host Wylie â freshmen and JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 2
Sweetwater and Highland runners at Anson meet.
THURSDAY, OCT. 3
Sweetwater 7th and 8th grade teams are idle.
Sweetwater freshman and JV teams are idle.
Roscoe jr high will host Cross Plains, 4 p.m.
For the last two weeks, Sweetwaterâs football team has seen slim first-half leads turn into a double-digit deficits.
For the last two weeks, the Mustangs have also been able to fight back and give themselves a chance to pull out a big win at home.
However, the last two weeks has also seen Sweet-water fall short of that goal.
Now, after losing 35-30 to Brownwood, the Mustangs (2-3) will probably welcome this weekâs open date prior to their District 4-3A opener against Snyder on Oct. 11.
For all the good things Sweetwater did on Friday against Brownwood, there was plenty of bad as well.
Sweetwater got a split decision in sub-varsity high school football action Thursday in Brownwood.
Sweetwater JV 30, Brownwood JV 6
Sweetwater (3-1) scored in all four quarters in its win over Brownwoodâs JV, with five different players finding the end zone.
But quarterback Max Gomez had a hand in three TDs throwing second-half scoring passes of 8 yards to Sean Norman and 43 yards to Michael Green, and scoring on a 22-yard run in the second quarter.
Jacoby Hunt and Adrian Vizzerra had scoring runs of 8 and 4 yards, respectively, for Sweetwater, and also made several big defensive stops.