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January 30th, 2015
Highlandâ€™s teams visit Ira today for a pair of basket-ball games involving teams who are currently at the top of the District 12-1A stand-ings. Highlandâ€™s girls (6-0) will play Ira (5-1) at 6:30 p.m., while the boys game between Ira (4-0) and High-land (3-1) follows at about 8 p.m. Highlandâ€™s boys are playing Ira for the first time in district play, and trying to rebound from a loss to Borden County on Tuesday that dropped them out of a tie for first place.
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Sweetwaterâ€™s Nisha Williams (21) tries to maintain ball control in Tuesdayâ€™s game at Snyder. The Lady Mustangs and Mustangs play at Levelland on Friday.
A 46-35 win at Borden County on Tuesday kept the 6-0 Highland girls basketball team in first place in District 12-1A by a game, but the Highland boys lost 44-42 to fall to 3-1 in district and a game behind first-place Ira.
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The Sweetwater junior varsity girls basketball team has posted a perfect record against its District 2-4A opponents this season â€” except for Snyder. On Tuesday, the Lady Mustangs lost to the Lady Tigers for the second time as they suffered a heartbreaking 33-32 road loss.
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THURSDAY, JAN. 29
Blackwell junior high girls at Veribest tournament.
FRIDAY, JAN. 30
Sweetwater girls will play at Levelland â€” JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6:30 p.m.
Sweetwater boys will play at Levelland â€” JV at 5 p.m., freshmen at 6:30 p.m., varsity at 8 p.m.
Roscoe will play at Albany â€” JV girls at 4 p.m., JV boys at 5:15 p.m., varsity girls at 6:30 p.m., varsity boys at 8 p.m.
Highland JV and varsity teams will play at Ira starting at 4 p.m.
Blackwell varsity girls and boys will host Water Valley starting at 6:15 p.m.
SATURDAY, JAN. 31
SNYDER â€” At last, the Sweetwater boys basketball team has a district win fol-lowing three straight losses to begin 2-4A play. And if the Mustangs had blown this one, it would have been a real killer.
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Itâ€™s been a rough district start for Sweetwaterâ€™s bas-ketball teams, who collect-ively are 0-8 as they prepare to play at Snyder tonight.
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The Sweetwater junior varsity girls basketball team (pictured) will be trying to avenge its only District 2-4A loss of the season today when the team plays at Snyder at 5 p.m.
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The Sweetwater JV boys basketball team will be go-ing for its 10th win when it travels to Snyder today for a 5 p.m. tipoff.
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