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March 18th, 2015

Local sports calendar

March 18, 2015

THURSDAY, MARCH 19
Baseball
Sweetwater varsity plays at Ranger JC, 2 p.m.
Sweetwater JV teams at Snyder tournament.
Tennis
Sweetwater varsity teams at Jim Ned tournament in Abilene’s Rose Park starting at 8 a.m.
Highland varsity teams at Jim Ned tournament.
Track
Roscoe and Highland junior high teams at Roby meet.
FRIDAY, MARCH 20
Baseball
Sweetwater JV teams at Snyder tournament.
Softball
Sweetwater varsity and JV teams host Snyder (district openers) at 5 and 7 p.m., respectively.
Track
Roscoe and Highland varsity teams at Roby meet.
SATURDAY, MARCH 21
Baseball

Classic champs

March 18, 2015

Sweetwater High School divided into two teams at its recent Lady Mustang Softball Classic at Jerry Collins Complex. Shown are the members of the tournament champion team.

SW has pair of HJ winners at B-Spring

March 18, 2015

Sweetwater’s Abby Garcia and Deshaun Williams won first-place medals in the girls and boys high jump, respectively, at Big Spring’s track meet on Friday.

Learn more in Wednesday's print edition or by subscribing to our e-edition.

Sweetwater girls golfers dominate at Lamesa tourney

March 18, 2015

Sweetwater High School’s girls golf teams had a 1-2 finish this past Wednesday at the Lamesa Invitational tournament. Sweetwater No. 1 (varsity team) shot 375 to place first and Sweetwater No. 2 (JV team) shot 399 to place second.

Read more in Wednesday's print edition or subscribe to our e-edition.

March 17th

Sweetwater-Vernon baseball games cancelled

March 17, 2015

Tuesday's JV and varsity baseball games between Sweetwater and Vernon at Sportsman's Park have been cancelled due to rainy weather, according to Sweetwater head baseball coach Roland Herrera. The teams may attempt to reschedule one or both games for later this week.

Sweetwater wins 8-5 on Garcia’s walk-off homer

March 17, 2015

For the first 5 1/2 innings of their game Monday at Jerry Collins Complex, the Sweetwater and Ballinger softball teams struggled at the plate. However, the last 1 1/2 innings produced 12 runs — eight by Sweetwater, including a three-run, walk-off homer by Abby Garcia — for a thrilling 8-5 victory.

Learn more in Tuesday's edition, in print or by subscribing to our e-edition.

March 16th

College Basketball March Madness Preview

March 16, 2015

Midwest Region
Louisville, Ky
1 UK / 16 HAM / MAN
3/19 - 9:40
8 CIN / 9 PUR
3/19 - 7:10
Columbus, OH
5 WVU / 12 BUFF
3/20 - 2:10
4 MD / 13 VALP
3/20 - 4:40
Pittsburgh, PA
6 BUT / 11 TEX
3/19 - 2:45
3 ND / 14 NE
3/19 - 12:15
Omaha, NE
7 WICH / 10 IND
3/20 - 2:45
2 KU / 15 NMSU
3/20 - 12:15
Most Intriguing First Round Match Up
Butler v. Texas

Weekly sports calendar

March 16, 2015

MONDAY, MARCH 16
Golf
Blackwell teams at Robert Lee tournament.
Softball
Sweetwater varsity hosts Ballinger, 5 p.m.
Sweetwater JV hosts Abilene High JV, 7 p.m.
TUESDAY, MARCH 17
Baseball
Sweetwater JV Red hosts Vernon, 1 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity hosts Vernon, 3 p.m.
Golf
Blackwell teams at Robert Lee tournament.
Softball
Sweetwater varsity and JV teams will be playing Alpine at Midland at 5 and 6:30 p.m., respectively.
THURSDAY, MARCH 19
Baseball
Sweetwater varsity plays at Ranger JC, 2 p.m.
Sweetwater JV teams at Snyder tournament.
Tennis

Lady ‘Stangs get 13-9 win

March 16, 2015

Sweetwater rallied from a 4-1 deficit with a six-run fourth and four-run fifth in a 13-9 softball win at Mona-hans on Friday.

Learn more in Monday's e-edition (subscription required) or in print.

‘Stangs lose to AHS to wrap up tourney

March 16, 2015

After ending its three-day, five-game gauntlet with a 9-3 loss to Abilene High on Saturday at the Abilene ISD Invitational tournament, Sweetwater’s baseball team has two more games this week to prepare for what it hopes will be a third straight run to the playoffs with the start of District 2-4A play.

Read more in Monday's edition, in print or in our e-edition (subscription required).

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