Mount Pleasant slides past Greenville Lady Lions
Breanne Smallwood struck out 12 while pitching Mount Pleasant to a 3-1 non-district softball win over Greenville on Tuesday at Monty Stratton Field.
New Boston ends Lone Oak's season
New Boston ended Lone Oak’s run in the Class 2A basketball playoffs, handing the Buffaloes a 48-38 loss in the regional quarterfinals on Tuesday night.
“Early we had too many turnovers,” said Lone Oak coach Matt McLaughlin.
Sulphur Springs turns back Lady Lions, 2-1
Greenville’s Lady Lions made up a lot of ground on Sulphur Springs but still couldn’t catch the Lady Wildcats in a District 19-4A soccer match on Monday night at T.A. “Cotton” Ford Stadium.
Sulphur Springs, which had whipped the Lady Lions 7-1 at Sulphur Springs on Feb. 7, won only 2-1 in the rematch in Greenville.
Lone Oak faces New Boston in third round of playoffs
Lone Oak, which lost to New Boston in the bi-district round of the Class 2A football playoffs, gets another playoff crack at the Lions tonight in basketball.
The two teams will battle in the 2A regional quarterfinals, starting at 7 p.m. at Paris High School.
Leonard Tigers win Pottsboro tournament
Leonard downed Community 10-7 in the championship game of the Pottsboro baseball tournament on Saturday.
Three basketball teams step up in playoffs
Three local high school boys basketball teams will step up to the area round tonight after winning their bi-district games on Tuesday.
Lone Oak, ranked 19th in Class 2A, will face Mount Pleasant Chapel Hill at 6 p.m. in Lindale. Lone Oak, also the District 14-2A champion, claimed its playoff game 58-28 over Palmer in Sunnyvale. Chapel Hill, the 15-2A runner-up, beat Hooks, 64-60.
Bland will face Muenster at 7:30 p.m. in Anna in a Class A Division I area game. Bland won its bi-district playoff, 58-44 over Honey Grove. Muenster earned a first-round bye after winning the District 13-A title.
Fannindel will face Miller Grove at 7:30 p.m. at Commerce High School in a Class A Division II game. Fannindel won its playoff game over Midway, 52-42. Miller Grove, ranked No. 9 in state by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches, earned a first-round bye after claiming the District 23-A championship.
Rains, Commerce fall in playoff games
Rains and Commerce dropped boys bi-district playoff games on Tuesday night in Trenton and Terrell.
Bland, Lone Oak boys win playoff games; Campbell girls fall
Bland, Lone Oak won bi-district boys basketball playoff games on Tuesday night while the Campbell Lady Indians fell to Saltillo for the second straight season in the regional quarterfinals.
Lady Lions fall to North Lamar; Lions beat Panthers
Greenville's Lady Lions lost at home to North Lamar on Saturday in District 19-4A soccer while the Lions won on Friday night at North Lamar.
Celeste falls; Campbell advances
Celeste's Lady Devils dropped their Class A Division I area playoff match to No. 5 state-ranked Triple A Academy of Dallas while No. 23 state-ranked Campbell won its Class A Division II area game over Dodd City on Friday.
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