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April 9th, 2014
The Big Spring High School boysâ€™ and girlsâ€™ track and field teams will continue their bids for the District 4-3A track titles on Thursday at Blankenship Field when the final day of the event get under way. The district held its preliminary races on Monday.
Skipper Driver, a local rodeo legend and former rodeo coach for Howard College, was recently inducted into the 2013 class of the Western Junior College Athletic Conference (WJCAC) Hall of Fame. A ceremony to formally recognize the induction will be held during the Howard College rodeo on Saturday, April 12, 2014 immediately following the grand entry.
Kelsie Guinn punched her ticket to the Region I-3A Golf Tournament in grand fashion on Monday afternoon. The Big Spring High School senior fired a final round of 76 and nailed down the District 4-3A girlsâ€™ golf crown.
The Big Spring High School Lady Steersâ€™ arenâ€™t afraid to admit their ultimate goal is a little higher than just winning a district championships. That doesnâ€™t mean they wouldnâ€™t like to win the District 4-3A Track and Field Championship.
They may get that chance on Thursday.
Tobyn Tannehill put his feet on display on Monday afternoon at Blankenship Field and helped the Big Spring High School Steers turn in a solid outing in the first day of action at the District 4-3A Track and Field Championships.
With five games left in their 2014 regular season, the Big Spring High School Steersâ€™ baseball team is right where it hoped it would be when the season got under way. In the heart of the playoff chase.
The District 4-3A Track and Field Championships will be held today and on April 10 at Blankenship Field on the campus of Big Spring High School. The top performers in each event will advance to the Area track meet on April 17 in Pecos.
The Big Spring High School Steers notched one of its biggest wins of the season on Friday evening in front of a large crowd at Steer Park. And they put themselves right in the middle of the postseason talk by doing it.
Big Spring, backed by a pair of hits from Brett Brorman and Gary Watkins, pushed across a run in the bottom of the ninth inning and claimed a thrilling 5-4 victory over ninth-ranked Abilene Wylie in District 4-3A action.
The Big Spring Lady Steers suffered a heart-rending 6-5 loss to the Abilene Wylie Lady Bulldogs on Friday at the BSHS Softball Complex.
Big Spring High School head track coach Nick Roberson doesnâ€™t mind telling anyone he thinks his team has the talent to compete with anyone. The teamâ€™s overall talent level and depth gives it an opportunity to compete each and every time it takes to the track.
That is good news for area track and field fans - especially those who plan to turn out to watch the Big Spring boysâ€™ and girlsâ€™ track teams take aim at the District 4-3A Track and Field Championships. The meet is scheduled to get under way on Monday morning at Blankenship Field.