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SW’s Hunt is 4 out of lead at 1-3A event

April 15, 2014

Sweetwater’s Michael Hunt has a shot at a state tournament medalist berth after an opening 75 Mon-day at the Region I-3A tour-nament in Lubbock.
He trails Andrews’ G.K. Morrison (71) by four shots at the Shadow Hills Golf Course and is tied for sev-enth place entering today’s final round. The top three individuals not on one of the top three teams will go to the state meet in Austin as medalists April 28-29, and Hunt would advance to the state meet in his current position.

District 14-1A (at Robert Lee)

April 15, 2014

 

Here final results for Blackwell athletes placing at the District 14-1A track meet held at Robert Lee. All Blackwell athletes qualifying for the area meet in Highland are in bold print.

District 13-1A (at Highland)

April 15, 2014

 

Here final results for all Highland and Roscoe athletes placing at the District 14-1A track meet held at Highland. All Roscoe and Highland athletes qualifying for the area meet in Highland are in bold print.

Weekly sports calendar

April 14, 2014

MONDAY, APRIL 14
Baseball
Sweetwater JV will play at Monahans, 5:30 p.m.
Golf
Sweetwater’s Michael Hunt at Region I-3A tournament in Lubbock.
TUESDAY, APRIL 15
Baseball
Sweetwater varsity hosts Monahans, 7 p.m.
Golf
Sweetwater’s Michael Hunt at Region I-3A tournament in Lubbock.
Softball
Sweetwater varsity and junior varsity teams will host Monahans at 5 and 7 p.m., respectively.
FRIDAY, APRIL 18
Baseball
Sweetwater varsity at Wylie, 4:30 p.m.
Softball
Sweetwater varsity at Wylie, 4:30 p.m.
Track
Sweetwater qualifiers will compete at 3-3A/4-3A area meet in Pecos.

SHS track athletes to advance to area meet

April 14, 2014

Nine track athletes from Sweetwater High School are going to area competition after top-four finishes at the District 4-3A track meet that wrapped up Thursday in Big Spring.
The SHS boys qualified six athletes in a total of seven events, including two relays, and scored 81 points as a team to place third.
Both Isaiah McGee and Johnathan Browning are going to the area meet in four boys events. McGee, who scored an individual meet-high 26 points, qualified in the long jump, 200 dash and as a member of the 400 and 800 relays, which both had second-place finishes.

All-district golfers

April 14, 2014

Michael Hunt (left) and Mason Andrews placed fourth and eighth, respectively, among all medalists to earn all-district honors at the District 4-3A boys golf tour-nament.
Hunt will be competing as a medalist Monday and Tuesday at the Region I-3A tournament being held in Lubbock’s Shadow Hills Golf Course.
Also earning all-district honors at the District 4-3A girls golf tourney was Sweetwater’s Corynn Martin (10th place).

Mustangs fall back to 4th-place tie

April 14, 2014

BIG SPRING — Falling behind early has been common for Sweetwater’s baseball team since district play began. It happened again Friday as Big Spring led 3-0 after two innings and 4-0 after three. The Mustangs got one run back in the fifth and scored two more runs to make it 4-3 in the sixth, but couldn’t get any closer as Big Spring held on for a 5-3 victory over Sweetwater.
The Mustangs fell to 3-4 in district, with a more im-pressive 16-7 overall record, and are now tied for fourth place with Monahans with only three games left in the regular season.

7-run inning defeats Lady Mustangs

April 14, 2014

BIG SPRING — Despite out-hitting Big Spring 7-5 on Friday, Sweetwater fell to the Lady Steers, 7-1 ­— all of the runs scoring with two outs in the fourth inning.
Sweetwater scored its run in the fifth inning on two-out singles by Abby Garcia and Megan Holsey, but was unable to do more damage on the scoreboard. Garcia stole second before Holsey’s hit, then beat the throw to the plate to make it 7-1.

SW teams pay visit to B-Spring

April 11, 2014

The Sweetwater baseball team ended its losing streak with a 5-1 win here Tuesday over Greenwood, while the Sweetwater softball team had its best offensive effort in district play despite falling to 0-7 in a 15-11 loss to Greenwood.

Local sports calendar

April 10, 2014

THURSDAY, APRIL 10
Track
Sweetwater JV and varsity teams complete district meet at Big Spring (top four in each event advance to area meet in Pecos on April 18).
Highland varsity teams host district meet (top four in each event advance to area meet to also be held in Highland on April 18).
Roscoe varsity teams at Highland for district meet (same as above).
Blackwell varsity teams at Robert Lee for district meet (top four in each event advance to area meet to be held in Highland on April 18).
FRIDAY, APRIL 11
Baseball
Sweetwater varsity will play at Big Spring, 7 p.m.
Softball

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