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April 24th, 2015
Saturdayâ€™s key district baseball game between Sweetwater and Big Spring had two changes Friday. The 2-4A contest originally was set for 2 p.m. at Sweetwaterâ€™s Sportsmanâ€™s Park, but was moved to Hermleigh with a 5 p.m. start time.
Fridayâ€™s changes were announced well after the Reporter had gone to press earlier in the day. A game story will appear in Mondayâ€™s paper.
Three athletes each from Roscoe and Blackwell will be advancing to this weekâ€™s regional track meets after qualifying with top-four finishes at their area meets.
Lyndi Wilkinson had a second-place finish for the Roscoe girls in the 400 dash (1:02.74) to punch her ticket and for the Roscoe boys, Max Nemir placed third in the 300 hurdles (41.28) and Kevin Lavalais was fourth in the 200 dash (23.50).
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FRIDAY, APRIL 24
Change: Sweetwater JV (combined Red and White teams) plays at Big Spring, 4:30 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity boys and girls qualifiers compete at District 1-4A/2-4A area meet, Canyon.
SATURDAY, APRIL 25
Sweetwater varsity will host Big Spring, 2 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity will host Big Spring, 1 p.m.
Sweetwater JV will host Big Spring, 3 p.m.
For Sweetwaterâ€™s softball team, Saturdayâ€™s regular season finale vs. Big Spring will be a chance for the playoff-bound Lady Mustangs to improve their seeding in District 2-4A when the postseason begins next week.
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LUBBOCK â€” The ability to win close games has been a key for Sweetwater High Schoolâ€™s baseball team in remaining at the top of the District 2-4A standings.
Sweetwaterâ€™s last three victories, and four of the last five, have been by three runs or less â€” including an 8-5 win at Lubbock Estaca-do on Tuesday.
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LUBBOCK â€” The last time Sweetwater met Lubbock Estacado, the Lady Mustangs trounced the Lady Matadors, 28-0.
Tuesday during the squads' second district meeting, the Lady 'Stangs were hot again, pulling off a 25-7 victory on the road.
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Sweetwater JV Red at Lubbock Estacado, 4 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity at Lubbock Estacado, 7:30 p.m.
Sweetwater varsity at Lubbock Estacado, 5 p.m.
Highlandâ€™s Isaac Rios and Kevin Box (boys doubles team) at Region II-1A tournament, Bentwood Country Club, San Angelo.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22
Roscoe varsity boys and girls qualifiers compete at District 7-2A/8-2A area meet, McMurry University, Abilene.
THURSDAY, APRIL 23
Highland varsity boys and girls qualifiers compete at District 11-1A/12-1A area meet, Hermleigh.
Sweetwaterâ€™s Annaliese Espinoza delivers a pitch during a game against Lubbock Estacado earlier this year. The playoff-bound Lady Mustangs will be playing at Estacado at 5 p.m. today.
GAIL â€” Hannah Allen and Jacob Richburg will lead Highlandâ€™s contingent of athletes who earned top-four finishes at the District 12-1A track meet Friday to qualify for this weekâ€™s area track competition.
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