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October 6th, 2014
Nolan Countyâ€™s two six-man football teams both won on the road Friday. Highland (2-3) knocked off No. 6-ranked Sterling City for its first on-field win of the year, while Blackwell (3-3) overcame a one-point deficit at halftime to post a 21-point win at Veribest.
Read the full story in our weekend edition in Sports.
Sweetwater High Schoolâ€™s freshman volleyball team (shown) resumes its season today at Lamesa with its match set to start at 5 p.m.
Read more in Friday's print edition in Sports.
Campus Insiders' Kristen Keith and Big 12 Insider Wendell Barnhouse preview week 6 of football in the Big 12.
Sweetwater varsity and middle school runners compete at Clyde meet.
Roscoe runners compete at Anson meet.
Highland runners compete at Jim Ned meet.
THURSDAY, OCT. 2
Sweetwater 7th grade Red and 8th grade White teams host Anson at 4 and 5:30 p.m., respectively.
Sweetwater freshmen and JV teams have open date.
Roscoe sub-varsity teams have open date.
Highland junior high will host Sterling City, 5:30 p.m.
Highland JV will host Sterling City, 7 p.m.
Blackwell junior high will host Veribest, 5:30 p.m.
FRIDAY, OCT. 3
The possibility of a 2-0 start in district volleyball was well within Sweetwaterâ€™s reach against Levelland at Mustang Gym on Tuesday.
But Levelland, trailing Sweetwater 14-13 in Game 5 and facing match point, went on a late 4-1 run as the visitors won in five games by scores of 18-25, 25-19, 22-25, 25-16, 17-15.
Read the full story in Wednesday's print edition in Sports.
The Sweetwater High School junior varsity volleyball team is in action today, hosting Levelland at 5 p.m. at the SHS gym. The varsity match begins at about 6 p.m.
The Sweetwater Middle School eighth grade White football team won big, 36-0, at Andrews on Thursday but the eighth grade Red football team lost 24-12.
Sweetwaterâ€™s two seventh grade football teams lost this past week to Andrews and are still looking for their first victories of the year.
Read the full stories in Tuesday's print edition in Sports.
Sweetwater High School lost to Snyder in a district varsity tennis match here on Saturday.
See results and more in Tuesday's print edition in Sports.
The Mustang Baseball Classic golf tournament will be held Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Sweetwater Country Club with a 10 a.m. shotgun start.
Read the full story in Tuesday's print edition in Sports.
A dominating 10-2 run to close out Game 2 keyed Sweetwaterâ€™s 3-0 win over Snyder here Saturday in the district volleyball opener for both teams.
Sweetwater (16-9 overall) won 25-23, 25-22 and 25-22 for the sweep at its gym. All three games were close throughout, but Sweetwater led at the end each time.
Read the full story in Monday's print edition in Sports.