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October 7, 2012

Lucas Lovejoy spoils Greenville's homecoming



GREENVILLE — Community 42,

Rains 8

  NEVADA — Community celebrated homecoming with a 42-8 victory over the Rains Wildcats on Friday night.

  Community improved to 4-2 for the season while the Wildcats dropped to 0-6.

  Community quarterback Jordan Graham threw for touchdowns of 18 yards and 81 yards to Connor Wiser, 4 yards to Chae Dexter and 62 yards to Corey Rogers.

  Colton Hutchinson ran for a 3-yard touchdown and a pair of two-point conversions for the Braves.

  Adrian Escandon also ran for a 13-yard Community touchdown.

  Rains picked up a 1-yard touchdown run by Jesse Hudson and a two-point conversion run by Tyler Newsom.

Collinsville 44,

Wolfe City 8

  COLLINSVILLE — The Collinsville Pirates improved to 4-1 for the football season with a 44-8 win over Wolfe City on Friday night.

   Brandon Fisk scored the Wolves’ only touchdown on a 1-yard run in the third quarter. Justin Wilkerson ran in for the two-point conversion.

  Wilkerson led the Wolves with 97 yards rushing on 15 carries and caught three passes for 48 yards.

  Cody Harbin ran for 27 yards on four carries.

Fisk was 7-of-13 passing for 65 yards.

  Ryan Raney led the Wolves’ defense with eight tackles and a sack. Harbin and Hunter Bostick both had seven tackles and Bostick recovered a fumble for Wolfe City, which dropped to 2-4.

Lone Oak 54,

Kemp 12

  LONE OAK — The Lone Oak Buffaloes opened District 7-2A play on Friday night in convincing fashion, defeating the Kemp Yellow Jackets, 54-12.

  The Buffaloes put up 34 unanswered points in the first half.

  Lone Oak senior Ty Tolleson put the Buffs on the board early with a 1-yard touchdown run. After a punt by the Yellow Jackets on their next drive, the Buffaloes needed only two plays to go up by two scores. Kyle Crow took a quarterback keeper for 20 yards and Tolleson found the end zone again, this time on a 55-yard run.  

  Crow was 11 for 12 for 124 yards and two TDs and rushed for two TDs.

  Jace Hart led the Lone Oak defense with 10 tackles.

  Lone Oak (4-1, 1-0) will travel to Malakoff next week.

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      Each summer the Greenville Lions’ coaching staff goes through a transition phase as some coaches move on to other schools and new coaches are hired to take their place.
      This summer is no exception. There’s changes in the coaching staffs for the boys and girls programs that’ll involve the football, volleyball, boys soccer, powerlifting and softball teams.

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  • Oliver Hale three medals.jpg Hail to the winner of three medals at Transplant Games

      His nickname in Greenville is “Pee Wee,” but Oliver Hale is a big man on the tennis court and in the kitchen.
      Hale, who is a 1971 graduate of Greenville High School, won three medals at the 2014 Transplant Games of America recently in Houston while competing in the 60-and-over age category. He won a gold medal in men’s doubles, a silver in men’s singles and a bronze in mixed doubles along with playing partner Irena Bucci.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

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    Second year Texas A&M University – Commerce Head Coach Colby Carthel and his coaching staff will be the directors of a free A&M Commerce Youth Football Camp.

    July 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Carver.jpg Officially for the record

    Two former Greenville schools are now officially recognized for their accomplishments in sports through new signage at the T. A. “Cotton” Ford Stadium.

    July 12, 2014 2 Photos

  • LeBron_James_18112009_1.jpg LeBron: I'm heading back to Cleveland

    Before anyone ever cared where I would play basketball, I was a kid from Northeast Ohio.

    July 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0000066_official_dixie_softball_patch_300.jpg Commerce to host Dixie Softball tournament

    The city of Commerce has partnered with the Dixie Softball to host the Darlings and the Debs Softball State Tournament at the Eddie Moore Sports Complex again this year.

    July 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Campbell Lady Indians listen 1.jpg Coach Steve Guffey touched many lives

      Steve Guffey was a true sportsman in every sense of the word.
      Guffey, who died on Saturday at the age of 50, was a standout athlete and coach, who was also an avid golfer, angler and hunter. He was an educator. teacher, mentor and a friend to many who’ve been paying their tributes online and at candlelight vigils on Sunday in Ladonia and on Monday in Campbell.  Guffey’s memorial service is set for 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Campbell High School gymnasium, where he coached the Lady Indians’ basketball team the past 12 years.

    July 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • Jason Burton.JPG A&M-Commerce hires Burton as women’s basketball coach

    Lion women’s basketball experienced a homecoming of sorts on April when athletics director Ryan Ivey announced Jason Burton as the eighth women’s basketball coach in program history.

    July 5, 2014 1 Photo

  • Lone Oak, Caddo Mills softball players make all-state team

      Two players from Lone Oak and one from Caddo Mills earned second-team honors on the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 2A all-state softball team.

    July 1, 2014

  • Kevin Bowers chip 1.jpg Former Baylor golfers win Monster Ball golf tourney

       Baylor University was well-represented at the third annual Craig Bowers Memorial Monster Ball golf tournament this weekend in Greenville.
      Two teams composed of former Baylor golfers finished first and second after 36 holes at Wright Park Municipal and Oak Creek Country Club.

    June 24, 2014 8 Photos

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