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February 7th, 2014
The South Plains College Texans used a 10-5 run in the final 2 minutes Thursday evening to notch their biggest win of the 2013-14 season. And deal Howard College its biggest setback.
Who says only boys can stand out in powerlifting? Probably not anyone who has been to a high school powerlifting meet. Or, anyone who happens to stop by the Coahoma High School gym on Saturday to see some of the regionâ€™s top weightlifting athletes compete in the annual Bulldog Powerlifting Meet.
The Howard College men's and women's conference basketball games against South Plains College scheduled for tonight will be played at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the Dorothy Garrett Coliseum. Hawk Homecoming activities will continue as scheduled and the Homecoming Court will be presented between the two games tonight.
Devin Roberson and Chris Lindem added their names to the Big Spring High School Steersâ€™ football history books on Wednesday afternoon by landing college deals.
The Grady Wildcats are just 32 minutes away from another gold trophy.
The Wildcats, who are ranked No. 17 in the latest Texas Association of Basketball Coachesâ€™ poll, moved to within one win of claiming the outright District 6-A, Division II, basketball championship on Tuesday by pounding out an 80-48 win over the Dawson Dragons.
For the Howard College Hawks, tonightâ€™s showdown with the South Plains College Texans is the Super Bowl, World Series and Iditarod all wrapped in one. Make no mistake about, as far as the Howard College Hawks are concerned, there is no bigger game on the schedule.
Big Spring seniors Devin Roberson and Chris Lindem signed letters of intent to play college football next season on Wednesday afternoon during a special ceremony in front of the student body. Roberson signed to play next fall at Tarleton State University, while Lindem inked a deal to play at Cisco College. See story in Thursday's edition of the Big Spring Herald.
Big Spring head coach Ian Ritchey took a deep breath after watching his team grind out a 56-49 victory over the Midland Greenwood Rangers on Tuesday night in front of a huge crowd in the Steer Gym and took it for what it was. It wasnâ€™t a masterpiece, but it was win.
It was a huge win that gave Big Spring its ultimate goal - a berth in the Class 3A state playoffs.
Big Spring High School head coach Mike Warren wasnâ€™t disappointed following the Lady Steersâ€™ 47-36 loss to the Midland Greenwood Rangerettes. In fact, he was just the opposite even though the loss dropped his squad into a play-in situation as far as the Class 3A playoffs are concerned.
Kade Fannin turned in a personal-best performance and the Forsan defense put the clamps on Tahoka in the second half on Tuesday and powered the Buffaloes to a 69-54 win over the Tahoka Bulldogs in a key District 6-A, Div. I, showdown.