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March 13th, 2014
The Permian Panthers scored five times in the bottom of the sixth inning on Tuesday and then held on to claim an 11-8 victory over the Big Spring Steers in a non-district baseball contest played in Odessa. The 5-run outburst broke open a 6-6 deadlock and dealt Big Spring its sixth straight loss.
The Coahoma High School Bulldogs had four players earn spots on the 2014 4-2A all-district basketball roster.
Junior Braxton Iden led Coahomaâ€™s selections, earning a spot on the first-team all-district roster. He was among the Bulldogsâ€™ top offensive and defensive players this season.
The Big High School junior varsity teams will be busy on Monday, March 17, as both squads will be in action.
The Forsan High School Lady Buffaloes had four players earn postseason honors earlier this month when the District 6-A all-district teams were announced. In all, 22 athletes were recognizes for the efforts by the coaches from the six teams in the district.
The Chicano Gold Association will be holding a 4-man scramble on March 23 at the Comanche Trail Golf Course.
The South Plains Texans and the New Mexico Junior College Thunderbirds finally know who their first-round opponents will be when they tip off play in the NJCAA Menâ€™s national championship tournament on March 17.
The Big Spring High School Lady Steers capped their 2013-14 high school basketball season recently by having three members of their playoff qualifying squad named to the District 4-3A all-district team. Garnering honors from the districtâ€™s coaches were Julianna Rodriguez, Dyrshae Vanderbilt and Diamonique Mayes.
The Big Spring High School boysâ€™ golf team turned in a stellar outing on Saturday at the San Angelo Boysâ€™ Golf Classic on Saturday at the Quicksand Golf Course. The Steers finished seventh in the final team standings in the Blue Division with a team total of 694.
The Big Spring High School Lady Steersâ€™ golf team finished 16th in the final team standings at the 2014 Andrews Girlsâ€™ Golf Classic on Saturday.
The Big Spring High School Steersâ€™ 4x400-meter relay served notice to the area on Friday that they will be a team to be watched. And they did it in grand style - edging out Frenship by three-tenths of a second in the final event at the 2014 Big Spring Invitational.