Coahoma High School head coach Trey Gardner and Forsan head coach Jason Phillips had a lot in common on Friday night as they watched their two teams square off in season-opening â€śHoward Bowl.â€ť
Both were less than pleased with the way their teamâ€™s played.
In the end, however, Gardner had a little less to be unhappy about.
Steers win season opener in dramatic fashion with a 41-yard "Hail Mary" pass in the end zone as time expires.
MONAHANS â€“ The Big Spring High School defense had every chance in the world to fold up like a cheap suit on Friday night in front of a large crowd at Estes Memorial Stadium.
Sure. At times, they were pushed around more than a lawnmower in Florida as they gave up 364 yards.
Sure. They got a little help from the officiating crew that overturned a fourth-quarter touchdown that would have given the Loboes a lead with just ovet 2 minutes to play.
Kyler Franks and Joseph Melendez both rushed for a pair of touchdowns and helped the Bulldogs reel off a convincing 38-7 rout of the McCamey Badgers on Friday in front of a large crowd at Bulldog Stadium.
Jesse Cervantes rushed for three touchdowns on Friday night and helped the Forsan Buffaloes scratch their way into the win column with a dominating 57-0 rout of the Plains Cowboys.
Andrews 43, Big Spring 43; Forsan 28, Wink 20; Klondike 66, Sands 20
Big Spring 49, Snyder 6; Coahoma 19, Ballinger 14; Forsan 51, Anthony 0; Sands 103, Loop 76
When senior Dyrshae Vanderbilt stepped across the finish line at the Honeybee Relays recently, she knew she and her teammates had just ran a really good time in the 4x400-meter relay. Just how good, she would learn later when BSHS head track coach Nick Roberson informed them they had broken the schoolâ€™s all-time record. The team ran a time of 3 minutes and 58.46 seconds and shattered the previous school-best by almost a full second.
The District 4-3A Track and Field Championships will be held on April 7 and 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 Forsan High School Lady Buffaloes continued their impressive hitting display on Tuesday evening by pounding out a 15-0 romp over the Hermleigh Lady Cardinals in a District 2-1A showdown at the FHS softball field.
The Big Spring Junior High School Lady Steers had a day people will remember for years to come on Saturday at the annual Key City Junior High Relays in Abilene. Mainly because much of it will be written in the record books.
The Big Spring Junior High School boysâ€™ and girlsâ€™ track and field teams will compete in the District 4-3A Junior High Track and Field Meet on April 5 in Snyder. The meet will be held the Snyder High School track.
Menâ€™s softball could be players from the Midland and Odessa area looking to restart themenâ€™s fastpitch league. Players and pitchers are being sought.
If the league forms, games would be played at Cotton Mize field.
For more info call Dave Parker at (432) 634-6474 or email him at email@example.com
The Big Spring Steersâ€™ varsity track and field team won seven events, including the 4x200-meter relay, on Thursday and sprinted to the boysâ€™ team title at the Greenwood Invitational at King Memorial Stadium. The Steers rolled up 138 points in the meet and finished three points head of Greenwood. Stanton was a close third with 122.
Big Spring High School senior Kelsie Guinn is right where she wanted to be following the completion of the first round of the District 4-3A Golf Championships on Thursday afternoon at the Ward County Golf Course in Monahans - in first place.
The Big Spring High School junior varsity baseball teams have turned in solid performances over the last few games. The teams have combined to go 3-1 over the past few days, netting wins over Forsan and Sweetwater.