Archive - Sports Article
March 13th, 2014
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.
Big Spring High School Lady Steersâ€™ head track coach Nick Roberson was realistic going into Fridayâ€™s 2014 Big Spring Invitational Track and Field meet at Blankenship Field. He knew the Frenship Lady Tigers had the sheer numbers to dominate the meet, so he took a different approach, looking for quality over quantity.
He found plenty to be happy with.
New Mexico Junior College posted a 6-3 run in the final 1:18 off regulation on Friday afternoon in the Rip Griffin Center in Lubbock and claimed a tough 64-60 victory in the semifinal round of the Region V Basketball Tournament. With the loss, the Hawsâ€™ season ended one game shy of a berth in the national tournament.