Sweetwaterâ€™s Minor League (ages 9-10) Storm began play at a District 5 Little League tournament this weekend. Players are (in no particular order) Cash Barnes, Ian Cortez, Keegan Encizo, Jadyn Forbes, Ricco Garcia, Stason Hernandez, Brycen Mann, Jordan Rodriguez, Aden Tolentino, Javier Vasquez and Cedric Ware. The teamâ€™s coaches are Keven Mann, Ricco Garcia and Toby Forbes. The Storm placed first in league play.
Sweetwaterâ€™s Minor League (ages 9-10) Thunder began play at a District 5 Little League tournament this weekend. Players are (in no particular order) Diego Alvarez, Ryan Alvarez, Jacob Bohall, Kennady Bohall, Roman Camacho, Elvis Gonzales, Braxton Lopez, Aaron Palma, Joshua Salinas and Kort Sargeant. The teamâ€™s coaches are Elvis Gonzales and Sammy Alvarez. The Thunder finished second in league play.
Shown are All-Region members Michael Hunt and Alaina Andrews (honorable mention). Find photos of the All-District members, Academic All-State members and Vardon Trophy winners in our weekend edition, in print or e-edition (subscription required).
In conjunction with the Gary Sinise Foundation, the Sweetwater Country Club will host a golf tournament on June 20 which will benefit wounded military veterans and their families.
The tournament format will be a four-person scramble, with play scheduled to start at 9 a.m. The cost is $50 per person, and hole sponsor signs are available for $100.
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The Roscoe basketball coaching staff is conducting a camp on June 1-3 at the Roscoe High School gym for girls and boys who are entering grades 1-5. The camp will be from 6-8 p.m. each day and the cost is $30. The camp will cover fundamental skills, games and concepts of basketball and include a 1-on-1 and 3-on-3 tournament, hot shot contest and free throw contest. Participants get a camp T-shirt and awards are given each day. Pre-registration is preferred, but persons may register at the door. Call camp facilitator Kelly Jo Sexton at (254) 784-0991.
Two Sweetwater players earned MVP honors, and a total of 10 Mustangs have been given all-District 2-4A baseball recognition.
Pitcher-infielder J.P. Poe was named District Co-MVP and outfielder Isaiah McGee was chosen as the districtâ€™s Defensive MVP.
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Here is a list of the 2015 summer sports camps for the Nolan County area that have been sent to the Sweetwater Reporter. To add to this list, contact the Reporter at (325) 236-6677 or by fax at (325) 235-4967.
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Roscoe Collegiate has an-nounced its plans to hold a girls and boys basketball Summer Shootout, with the dates set for June 11-12. All games will be at the Roscoe Collegiate high school and middle school gyms.
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These 13 graduating Sweetwater High School seniors have been selected to participate next month in athletic events in three West Texas cities as part of the Big Country Fellowship of Christian Athletes All-Star Festival. Standing from left are Rhett Torres, Kaegan Jeffrey, Isaiah McGee, Ty Crain, Hayden Reeves, J.P. Poe; seated, Maddie Jones, Lauren Young, Corynn Martin, Jasmine Reddic, Kala Wofford, Megan Holsey, Cierra Knox.