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April 18th, 2015
Anthony Godwin gave the Big Spring High School Steers just what they needed on Friday night. Brilliance.
The hard-throwing left-hander limited Levelland to just three hits while leading the Steers to a 2-0 victory in front of a large crowd at Steer Park.
Jaci Aguilar and Mercedes Ruiz both came up with clutch hits on Friday afternoon and helped the Big Spring High School Steers roll to a 6-1 victory over Levelland in front of a large crowd at Lady Steer Field.
With the win, Big Spring improved to 15-4 for the season and, more importantly, kept their district title hopes alive heading into Tuesdayâ€™s rematch with district-leading Snyder.
In his first round of competitive golf since February, Tiger Woods shot a 1-over 73 at the Masters on Thursday.
Duke's freshmen lead them to the national title.
Paint the District 2-4A boysâ€™ golf trophy black and gold.
Paced by strong performances by Sam Harris and Nolan Otto, the Big Spring High School boysâ€™ team won the district team competition in easy fashion after final-round competition in Big Spring.
The Steers won the title in convincing fashion, shooting a team total 1002 over the three rounds to best second-place Snyder by 27 strokes. Sweetwater was third with a team score of 1061.
For more of this story, read Tuesday's edition of the Herald.
With the Big Spring Steers sitting 24 points out of first place at the halfway point of the 2015 Big Spring Invitational Track and Field Championships, Ian Gonzales and Ryan Lopez got a short and simple message from their coaches as they stepped onto the track at Blankenship Field for the 400-meter race â€“ win or else ...
The Grady Wildcats are are headed to the championship game at the Class A boysâ€™ state basketball tournament in San Antonio.
Thanks to a late basket by senior Beau Lucas.
The Grady standout pushed in a layup with 3.8 seconds left on Thursday morning and helped Grady rally for a 76-75 overtime victory over the Calvert Trojans in front of a large crowd in the Alamodome.
With the win, Grady will advance to face Texline in the state championship game on Saturday. Texline edged out Graford in their first round game, 76-48.
High school track and field action will take center stage this afternoon as the 2015 Big Spring Invitational Track and Field Meet will be held at Blankenship Field.
In all, more than 10 teams from throughout the area will be competing in the event. The Big Spring boysâ€™ and girlsâ€™ teams will both be looking to repeat as meet champions.
Field events will begin at 1 p.m. The running events will start at 5:30 p.m
Sports Illustrated's Ben Glicksman and Colin Becht break down the biggest storylines to watch this spring in the Big 12.
ANDREWS â€“ For Matt Yanez and the senior members of the Big Spring Steersâ€™ basketball team, Tuesdayâ€™s 68-52 loss to Lubbock Estacado in front of a large crowd in Andrews High Schoolâ€™s Mustang Arena was a bittersweet moment.
On one hand, the team saw its season end with a 14-point loss that was aided from a rash of turnovers. Then again, the team Steers did win 20 games and advanced to the third round of the state playoffs for the first time in history.