Syndicate contentLocal Sports

Lady Lions shut out Lady Mustangs, 8-0

March 30, 2011

After averaging eight runs in its first two district games and scoring 19 in an easy win over Crane on Friday, a high-scoring Sweetwater softball team entertained first-place Brownwood here Tuesday with a chance to really make a statement.
But the Lady Lions were the only ones scoring runs, while competely shutting down Sweetwater’s offense to win, 8-0, at the Jerry Collins Softball Complex.

Stangs, Lions will try again today

March 30, 2011

Tuesday’s scheduled 7 p.m. District 5-3A baseball contest at Newman Park between Sweetwater and Brownwood was can-celled because of lighting problems at the park, according to Sweetwater coach Roland Herrera. The game has been rescheduled for today starting at 4:30 p.m.
Sweetwater brings an 0-1 district record into the game, which is the first of four consecutive district home games. Brownwood, the defend-ing District 5-3A cham-pion, is 1-0.

Nemir, L’baugh are 10-11 at state

March 30, 2011

Sweetwater’s Sam Nemir and Ryan Linebaugh finished in 10th and 11th place, respectively, among Class 3A lifters in the 165-pound weight class at the Texas High School Powerlifting Association Division II meet that was held on Saturday in Abilene.

SHS girls 2nd at district golf tourney after opening round

March 30, 2011

Sweetwater High School’s girls golf team is in second place after hosting the first round of the district golf tournament on Tuesday at Sweetwater Country Club, although no Lady Mustang is currently among the top five medalists.
Sweetwater shot 370 as a team to outdistance everyone except Snyder, which shot 341 to take a 29-stroke lead in the 54-hole event, which resumes next Monday at Wylie.
Sarah Witt had Sweetwa-ter’s best individual round. Witt carded a 90, putting her in a tie for sixth place and nine out of the lead.

Shelton wins three events

March 30, 2011

EARLY — Sweetwater’s Jayci Shelton won three events to pace the Lady Mustangs to a third-place finish at Early’s track meet this past Saturday.
Here are Sweetwater’s varsity and JV results from the Early meet:
VARSITY GIRLS
Triple jump — 3. Browning, 35-0.
Long jump — 1. Shelton, 16-2 1/4; 5. Crosson, Sweetwater, 15-2.
High jump — 2. Campbell, 4-8.
100 hurdles — 1. Shelton, 15.01.
800 Relay — 2. Sweetwater, 1:50.70.
300 hurdles — 1. Shelton, 45.74; 5. Browning, 49.86.
200 — 1. Crosson, 27.06.
1600 relay — 3. Sweetwater, 4:20.09.
VARSITY BOYS
400 relay — 5. Sweetwater, 46.57.

Area tracksters compete at Roby

March 30, 2011

Here are the area track results from Roby’s meet this past weekend:
VARSITY GIRLS
Team totals — 5. Highland 65; 6. Roscoe 52.
100 — 5. Gaston, Blackwell, 13.62.
800 — 1. Morales, Roscoe, 2:29.49.
1600 — 1. Morales, Roscoe, 6:02.36; 2. Craig, Roscoe, 6:24.11; 5. Luna, Roscoe, 6:56.05.
3200 — 1. Craig, Roscoe, 13:40.75.
400 relay — 6. Highland, 55.82.
800 relay — 4. Highland, 2:53.21.
1600 relay — 2. Highland, 4:36.29; 3. Roscoe, 4:39.65.
100 hurdles — 2. Richburg, Highland, 18.19; 5. Monroe, Highland, 20.87; 6. McGlothlin, Blackwell, 21.02.

Red Sox win championship

March 29, 2011

Sweetwater’s Junior League Red Sox won a tournament this past weekend at the Abilene Northern field by beating Snyder 6-2, Sweetwater’s Angels 10-7 and Abilene’s White Sox twice, first 6-4 and then 4-3 for the championship. Back row from left, coach Josh Gilbert, Rocky Montenez, Roman Acuna, Denzell Moore, Ty Crain, Zach Carrasco, Jonathan Neri, Joe Ruiz, coach Jack Poe; front row, Michael Lawrence, J’Corey Amos, Isaiah McGee, J.P. Poe, Bray Amos, Chris Figueroa and Gage Hannah.

SHS golf team is 3rd

March 29, 2011

The Sweetwater High School boys golf team went to Brownwood for the first leg of the District 5-3A tournament on Monday and shot a 324 for third place after the opening round.
With two 18-hole legs to play in the 54-hole event, Sweetwater trails only Big Spring, which has the lead with a 308 total, and Wylie, which shot 318. Snyder is fourth (331), followed by Snyder’s No. 2 team (346) and Wylie No. 2 (361).

SHS teams begin district homestand

March 29, 2011

For both the Sweetwater High School baseball and softball teams, today marks the beginning of perhaps the most import-ant part of their seasons.
Both teams will be playing their next four District 5-3A games in front of their home fans, starting with Brownwood today.
The Lady Mustang softball team (1-1 in district, 10-9 overall) plays at 5 p.m. while the baseball team — which is 0-1 in District 5-3A and 10-11-1 for the season — will begin its game against Brownwood at 7 p.m.

Girls golfers excel at Lamesa

March 28, 2011

The Sweetwater girls golf team shot a 356 total this past Thursday for a 59-shot win at the Lamesa tournament. Members of the team are, pictured above from left, Elise Lawrence, Sarah Witt, Jodie May, Alex Gomez and Amy Witt. Gomez was a second-place medalist with an 86. Sweetwater will be hosting the first leg of the District 5-3A golf tournament at Sweetwater Country Club on Tuesday.

Arkansas and Texas revisit an old rivalry in the 2014 Texas Bowl. Big 12 Insider Wendell Barnhouse...
Sweetwater boys host Coleman — freshmen at 4:30 p.m., JV at 6 p.m., varsity at 7:30 p.m. Sweetwater...
The Roscoe girls basket-ball team lost at Haskell, 57-34, to start District 7-2A play on Tuesday....

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes