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February 3rd, 2015
TUESDAY, FEB. 3
Sweetwater girls will host Lamesa â€” JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6:30 p..m.
Sweetwater boys will host Lamesa â€” JV at 5 p.m., freshmen at 6:30 p.m., varsity at 8 p.m.
Roscoe will host Anson â€” JV girls at 4 p.m., JV boys at 5:15 p.m., varsity girls at 6:30 p.m., varsity boys at 8 p.m.
Highland JV and varsity teams will play at Westbrook starting at 4 p.m.
Blackwell varsity girls and boys will play at Sterling City starting at 6:15 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity girls at season-opening Abiene tournament (Diamondback Golf Course).
THURSDAY, FEB. 5
From now on, itâ€™s mostly home, sweet home for Sweetwater. Tonightâ€™s 8 p.m. game with Lamesa be-gins a stretch of four home games out of the last five for the Mustang boys, while the girls â€” who play at 6:30 p.m. â€” will have two of their last three games at home.
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Two Sweetwater High School football players have garnered Class 4A, Division II all-state recognition from TheOldCoach.com.
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Prop Bets Guide To the Big Game
For the biggest game in all of football, you can bet on just about anything. What we have done here is selected some of our favorite things to bet on and give bold predictions. If you want some free money, read on!
SPECIAL (NE vs SEA) - How long will it take Idina Menzel to sign the US National Anthem?
Over/Under: 2 minutes 1 second
FRIDAY, JAN. 30
Sweetwater girls will play at Levelland â€” JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6:30 p.m.
Sweetwater boys will play at Levelland â€” JV at 5 p.m., freshmen at 6:30 p.m., varsity at 8 p.m.
Roscoe will play at Albany â€” JV girls at 4 p.m., JV boys at 5:15 p.m., varsity girls at 6:30 p.m., varsity boys at 8 p.m.
Highland JV and varsity teams will play at Ira starting at 4 p.m.
Blackwell varsity girls and boys will host Water Valley starting at 6:15 p.m.
SATURDAY, JAN. 31
Highland junior high teams will host tournament.
Roscoe junior high teams at Highland tournament.
Itâ€™s back on the road for Sweetwaterâ€™s teams today, as they head west again to Levelland to end a three-game stretch of games away from Sweetwater. The girls tip off their game at 6:30 p.m., followed by the boys game at 8 p.m. Sweetwaterâ€™s girls (0-6) are still looking for their first district win after losing to Snyder, 62-49, on Tuesday while the boys (1-3) are coming off a 57-50 victory at Snyder that pulled them out of a tie for last place in District 2-4A.
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Highlandâ€™s teams visit Ira today for a pair of basket-ball games involving teams who are currently at the top of the District 12-1A stand-ings. Highlandâ€™s girls (6-0) will play Ira (5-1) at 6:30 p.m., while the boys game between Ira (4-0) and High-land (3-1) follows at about 8 p.m. Highlandâ€™s boys are playing Ira for the first time in district play, and trying to rebound from a loss to Borden County on Tuesday that dropped them out of a tie for first place.
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Championship Preview and Predictions
New England vs. Seattle
2/1 6:30 (ET)
University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, AZ
Sweetwaterâ€™s Nisha Williams (21) tries to maintain ball control in Tuesdayâ€™s game at Snyder. The Lady Mustangs and Mustangs play at Levelland on Friday.
A 46-35 win at Borden County on Tuesday kept the 6-0 Highland girls basketball team in first place in District 12-1A by a game, but the Highland boys lost 44-42 to fall to 3-1 in district and a game behind first-place Ira.
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