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November 29th, 2014
MINERAL WELLS â€” The Sweetwater football teamâ€™s playoff journey continues.
Vernon, led by fullback Isaiah Love, piled up some 329 yards rushing with its Wing-T attack on Friday and didnâ€™t punt once.
Sweetwater, though, never trailed and time after time, the Mustangs came up with the clutch plays they needed to stay in control.
When the dust had settled, Sweetwater had a 49-27 win in the Class 4A, Division II regional playoff as its season stayed alive for at least one more week.
The Sweetwater girls fell to 0-4 after losing, 50-36, to Abilene Cooper in basket-ball action here Tuesday.
The Sweetwater boys went to Andrews and lost, 67-52, in their opener Tuesday.
Learn more in Wednesday's edition in Sports.
Haskell boys 44, Highland boys 33
Roscoe girls 40, Westbrook girls 27
Find individual stats in Wednesday's edition in Sports.
Six of Nolan Countyâ€™s area high school basketball teams are scheduled to play today before taking a short holiday break.
Read more in Tuesday's edition in Sports.
Thursday Night Football 11/20/14
Oakland (1-10) 24 vs
Kansas City (7-4) 20
HERMLEIGH â€” With one quarter left in Fridayâ€™s Class 1A, Division II regional playoff, Blackwell held a 46-40 lead. But Sands out-scored Blackwell 32-14 in the fourth quarter to claim a 72-60 win.
Read more in Monday's edition in Sports.
MONDAY, NOV. 24
Sweetwater 7th and 8th grade â€˜Aâ€™ and â€˜Bâ€™ boys will host Levelland starting at 5 p.m.
Sweetwater 7th and 8th grade â€˜Aâ€™ and â€˜Bâ€™ boys play at Levelland starting at 5 p.m.
Roscoe junior high girls will host Hawley starting at 5 p.m.
Roscoe junior high boys play at Hawley starting at 5 p.m.
Highland junior high teams will host Ira starting at 6 p.m.
Blackwell junior high teams will host Veribest starting at 6 p.m.
TUESDAY, NOV. 25
+Sweetwater girls host Abilene Cooper â€” JV at 5 p.m., varsity at 6:30 p.m.
STEPHENVILLE â€” By now, everyone who follows West Texas high school football seriously knows that Sweetwater has one of the most explosive offenses â€” well, not just in Texas but on the planet.
Read more in our weekend edition in Sports.
Michael Green of Sweetwater is interviewed by Ted Thomas of local radio station KXOX following Fridayâ€™s win over Bridgeport.
FRIDAY, NOV. 21
Roscoe varsity girls at Lueders-Avoca tournament.
Roscoe JV girls at Cross Plains tournament.
Highland varsity boys at Rotan (season opener), 8 p.m.
Highland varsity girls at Abileneâ€™s Key City tournament.
Blackwell varsity girls at Westbrook tournament.
Sweetwater vs. Bridge-port (Class 4A, Division II area playoff), 7:30 p.m., Tarleton State Universityâ€™s Memorial Stadium, Steph-enville.
Post vs. Cisco (Class 3A, Division II area playoff), 7 p.m., Sweetwaterâ€™s Mustang Bowl.