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June 26th, 2015
The Mustang Football Camp will be July 21-23 at Mustang Bowl from 8-11 a.m. for students entering grades 3-9. The cost is $30. All campers will receive individual instruction from members of the Mustang coaching staff. The camp will emphasize skills and drills and will also have both punt, pass and kick instruction and competitions. There will also be refreshments, T-shirts and certificates. Checks should be made payable to Sweetwater High School. Return forms to: Shane Mobley, Sweetwater High School, 1205 Ragland, Sweetwater, Texas 79556.
The 2015 Sweetwater High School softball team was recently honored by Sweetwater ISD trustees with a resolution at their meeting. The resolution said the Lady Mustangs "have brought honor, pride, and distinction" to both the city and the Sweetwater ISD during the past season and "have excelled in performance" by winning the bi-district championship and "competing admirably" in the area playoffs against Fort Stockton. Pictured here are the team members who were on hand to be honored by trustees.
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The 2015 Sweetwater High School baseball team was recently honored by the Sweetwater ISD board of trustees with a resolution that said the Mustangs â€śbrought honor, pride and distinctionâ€ť to the city and school district while winning district and bi-district championships.
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Three Sweetwater Little League all-star teams are set to begin double-elimination bracket play at their District 5 tournaments after completing their pool games.
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CLYDE â€” Roscoeâ€™s bid for the 7-on-7 Division II football state tournament fell just short with a 41-40 loss to host Clyde in the semifinals this past Saturday.
Roscoe won its pool earlier in the day by defeating Anson 35-22, Merkel 32-6 and Haskell 42-14 before losing to Clyde.
Sweetwaterâ€™s 10-11-year-old Little League all-stars are, front row kneeling from left, Jayton Cunnings, Corbin Gomez, Brendin Atkins, Zacary Flores, Daric Valenzuela; back row standing, coach Jack Needham, Jacob Rosas, Antonio Neri, Tayton Thompson, Harrison Foster, Cade Needham, Korben Cunningham and coach Rodney Foster. Not pictured are player Austin Ramirez and coach James Flores.
Sweetwaterâ€™s 12-year-old Little League all-stars are, front row kneeling from left, Junior Martinez, Jacob Roden, Leo Holsey, Jonathan Gallegos, Hector Medina; and back row standing, coach Tony Roden, Ethan Cortez, Skylar Painter, Thomas Hernandez, Brett Buckner, Rylen Moncada, Logan Cornutt, Seth Garcia and coach Andrew Medina. Not pictured is coach Tony Cortez.
A few more sports camps are planned this summer for local youth who want to improve their skills. Find all of the information in Monday's e-edition (subscription required) or in print.
Sweetwaterâ€™s 9-10 year-old Little League all-stars will play their first District 5 tournament game at 6 p.m. today in Snyder. Front row from left are T.J. Henderson, Braxton Lopez, Ryan Alvarez, Cedric Ware, Coker John-ston; second row, Ayden Costillo, Greg Paty, Stason Hernandez, Elvis Gonzales, Jadyn Forbes, Cash Barnes; and back row, coaches Toby Forbes, Elvis Gonzalez and Keven Mann. Not pictured is player Javier Vasquez.