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SAN ANGELO â€“ The Fort Stockton High School Panthers completed what may down as the biggest upset since David knocked out Goliath on Saturday afternoon at the San Angelo Central field. Maybe it was even bigger than that.
PECOS â€“ Jordan Matthews made sure the Forsan High School Lady Buffaloes would have no trouble getting to the third round of the Class A state softball playoffs on Saturday.
SAN ANGELO â€“ The Big Spring High School Steers didnâ€™t have any problem putting runners on base on Thursday afternoon at San Angelo Centralâ€™s Bobcat Stadium in the opening game of their best-of-three bi-district playoff series with the Fort Stockton High School Panthers. They had 12 runners reach base in the game.
While getting on base may not have been a problem, getting those baserunners home was.
Howard College Lady Hawksâ€™ head coach Kelly Raines is happy her team posted a 43-11 record during the 2014 regular season. Sheâ€™s even happier they went 24-4 in Western Junior College Athletic Conference play and finished second in the overall conference race. Neither of those two things are important now. The only thing, she said, that matters is playing well at tournament time.
High school softball will take center stage in the Crossroads region this afternoon as both Forsan and Coahoma will be playing in area round playoff matchups.
Howard College President Dr. Cheryl Sparks had three simple questions in mind on Wednesday afternoon as she watched four of the schoolâ€™s top athletes sign scholarships with larger four-year programs.
The Big Spring Junior High School tennis team turned in a strong showing at the recent District 4-3A Junior High Tennis Tournament.
The Big Spring High School Steers will kick off their postseason efforts this afternoon when they face the Fort Stockton High School Panthers in the bi-district round of the Class 3A state playoffs. The two teams will begin their best-of-three series starting at 4:30 p.m. at San Angelo Centralâ€™s field in San Angelo.
Big Spring High School standout Devin Roberson fired a final round of 88 on Tuesday and finished in a three-way tie for 16th place at the 2014 Class 3A state golf tournament, which was held at the Hyatt Resort Lost Pinesâ€™ course.
The Howard College Hawks can create some positive vibes this weekend when they close out their 2014 regular season with a home-and-away series with the Odessa College Wranglers. And a little positive feelings heading into the 2014 Region V West Baseball Tournament wouldnâ€™t exactly be bad. Especially with a run at the JUCO World Series hanging in the balance.