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March 10th, 2015
Sweetwater won several individual medals Friday at Odessaâ€™s West Texas Relays to begin its track season.
Also, the Sweetwater boys were second to Denver City in the team standings with 128 points.
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College Basketball Round Up
Saturday, March 7th 2015
(#1) Kentucky (31-0) 67
Florida (15-16) 50
Kentucky went about business as usual. They beat an in conference foe thoroughly as they should. Karl Anthony towns had 13 points and 9 rebounds as they Wildcats finished their first undefeated regular season in program history.
(#2) Virginia (28-2) 57
(#16) Louisville (24-7) 59
While the weather forced them to wait two extra days to begin play at their annual Wes Bishop Wood Bat Clas-sic, Saturday paid off big for Sweetwaterâ€™s baseball team. Playing Pampa, Ballinger and San Angelo Lake View in one day at their event â€” over a 10-hour period â€” was by far the most game action the team had seen in a nearly two-week period since its scheduled opener.
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Sweetwater reached the finals of Big Springâ€™s softball tournament before los-ing to Abilene Wylie, 9-6, in Saturdayâ€™s Silver Bracket championship game.
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Roscoe had a handful of athletes who placed with top-six finishes at its season-opening Blackland Divide Relays that was held Friday.
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MONDAY, MARCH 9
Sweetwater JV White hosts Abilene High, 6 p.m.
TUESDAY, MARCH 10
Sweetwater varsity hosts Andrews, 6 p.m.
Sweetwater JV boys at Big Spring tournament.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11
Sweetwater JV and varsity girls at Lamesa tournament.
THURSDAY, MARCH 12
Sweetwater varsity at Abilene tournament.
Sweetwater JV at San Angelo tournament.
Sweetwater varsity boys at Lamesa tournament.
FRIDAY, MARCH 13
Sweetwater varsity plays at Abilene tournament.
Sweetwater JV plays at San Angelo tournament.
Fridayâ€™s revised schedule was cancelled at the Wes Bishop Wood Bat Classic when the Sportsmanâ€™s Park field remained unplayable due to effects of the areaâ€™s recent snowstorm.
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Sports Illustrated's Ben Glicksman and Colin Becht break down the biggest storylines to watch this spring in the Big 12.
FRIDAY, MARCH 6
Sweetwater varsity hosts Wes Bishop Wood Bat Classic, Sportsmanâ€™s Park.
Sweetwater JV and varsity girls will play at regional preview tournament, Lubbockâ€™s Shadow Hills Golf Course.
Sweetwater varsity boys will play at Andrews tournament.
Roscoeâ€™s Ashley Lara will compete at Region I, Division 3 meet at Irion County (Mertzon).
Sweetwater varsity will play at Big Spring tournament.
Sweetwater varsity teams will compete at West Texas Relays in Odessa.
Roscoe varsity teams host Blackland-Divide Relays.
Here is the revised sched-ule for the Wes Bishop Wood Bat Classic at Sportsmanâ€™s Park that starts today with Sweetwater playing a total of four games over two days. Thursdayâ€™s games were can-celled due to bad weather.
Noon â€” San Angelo Lake View vs. Ballinger
2 p.m. â€” Pampa vs. San Angelo Lake View
4 p.m. â€” Sweetwater vs. Pampa
6 p.m. â€” Sweetwater vs. Lubbock Christian
8 p.m. â€” Lubbock Chris-tian vs. Ballinger
10:30 a.m. â€” Lubbock Christian vs. San Angelo Lake View
1 p.m. â€” Pampa vs. Bal-linger
3:30 p.m. â€” Sweetwa-ter vs. San Angelo Lake View