Archive - Sports Article
June 3rd, 2013
Nick Nemir (second from left) was given a resolution by the Sweetwater ISD honoring him for qualifying for the state track meet.
He competed in the 300-meter hurdles. Nemir is a 2013 Sweetwater High School graduate.
Also pictured are SHS principal Stacy Jones, boys track coach Zac Harrell and athletic director Shane Mobley.
The Sweetwater Mudcats were the first place team in the Minor League and began play at a District 5 tournament in Snyder on Saturday.
Pictured are, front row kneeling from left, Trey Jimenez, Corbin Gomez, Blade Wood, Ethan Mendoza, Bryson Horn; middle row standing, Payton Presley, Skyler Painter, Korben Cunningham, Cooper Hrbacek, Harrison Foster, Ethan Cortez; back row, coaches Rodney Foster, Rickey Painter and Junior Jimenez.
The Sweetwater Mudhens were the second place team in the Minor League and began play at a District 5 tournament in Abilene on Saturday.
Pictured are, front row kneeling from left, Zacary Flores, Hector Medina, Eathen Aguilar, Antonio Neri, Taylor Gaynor; middle row standing, Seth Garcia, Braxton Gomez, Thomas Hernandez, Braden Aguilar, Tyler Marlett; back row, coaches Gary Delgado and Anthony Gomez.
Not pictured are player Brendan Delgado and coach Andrew Medina.
The Sweetwater Nationals were the first place team in the Major League and began play at a District 5 tournament in Abilene on Saturday.
Pictured are, kneeling from left, Miguel Reyna, Brady Faucett, Darian Carr, Xavier Frith, Joseph Redden; standing, coach Benny Hernandez, Bryan Mendez, Logan Wedin, Matthew Hernandez, Rylen Moncada, Kei Griffin, coach Roman Moncada. Not pictured is coach Ramon Granado.
The Sweetwater Hooks were the second place team in the Major League and began play at a District 5 tournament in Abilene on Saturday.
Pictured are, kneeling from left, Dâ€™Marcus Garrett, Rylan Hayes, Daiman Atkins, Jesse Morales, Nick Cantu, Reese Hayes; standing, coach Melisa Presley, Justen Gomez, coach Stephen Presley, Jeremiah Martinez, Andrew Medina, Sam Spaulding, coach Eli Cunningham.
Three graduating all-district senior players from Sweetwater High School â€” Shawn Campbell, Cole Maxwell and Sean Morrow â€” and coach Roland Herrera are on the East team for a Class 3A all-star baseball game Sunday.
The game, which is one of three all-star games on Sunday held by the Greater West Texas Baseball Coach-es Association, will begin at 2:30 p.m. at Lubbock Cooper High Schoolâ€™s Pirate Field in Woodrow.
Bangs defeats Wall
Bangs defeated Wall, 14-4, in six innings Thursday at Sweetwaterâ€™s Sportsmanâ€™s Park in Game 1 of the teamsâ€™ best-of-3 Region I-2A championship series.
A Lady Mustang Bas-ketball Camp will be held June 3-6 at the middle school gym on 305 Lamar Street. The camp is for students who have completed grades 2-8.
The camp sessions will be from 9 a.m. to noon.
The cost of $35 includes a T-shirt. Pre-registration is appreciated.
A concession stand will be available. The campâ€™s goal is to improve playersâ€™ skills through instruction in individual skills and fun team competitions.
Sweetwaterâ€™s Sportsman Park will play host today to the opening game of a best-of-3 regional baseball final between Bangs and Wall.
The teams will play Game 1 at 6:30 p.m. today, then relocate to Hunter Field in Abilene (Hardin-Simmons University) to play Game 2 at 5 p.m. Saturday. Game 3, if necessary, would begin 30 minutes following Game 2.
Bangs (25-8) finished as District 6-2A champion this season while Wall (32-4) was the third-place team in the same district. The Hawks lost both games in district play this season to the Dragons by scores of 7-6 and 13-3.
Roscoe Collegiate High School recently held a ban-quet to honor athletes from the 2012-13 school year.
Several of the athletes received top honors, including Plowboy of the Year and Plowgirl of the Year. They included the following:
Fighting Heart Awards:
Jose Rangel â€” boys
Kendall Moses â€” girls
Landon Jones â€” Plowboy of the Year
Faith Boren â€” Plowgirl of the Year
Stina Tomlin â€” Ms. Def-ense
Jesus Leanos â€” Plowboy of the Year
Mirian Solis â€” Plowgirl of the Year
Jesus Leanos â€” Plowboy of the Year
Sweetwater High School seniors Tadeo Canon-Masjoan, Nick Nemir, Sean Morrow and Ryan Linebaugh (pic-tured from left) were the four â€śMr. Mustangâ€ť athlete nominees for the 2012-13 school year, with Linebaugh winning the honor.
The â€śMr. Mustangâ€ť honor is chosen annually by the student body. Presenting the award to the four nominees were Mackensey Hayes (far left) and Blake Young (far right), editors of the student yearbook at SHS.