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Roscoe plows over IC

September 9, 2013

ROSCOE — Roscoe’s of-fense exploded for 39 first-half points in Friday’s home opener en route to a 45-26 victory over Irion County.
The Plowboys, who ex-ceeded 21 points only one time last season, reached that plateau in the first minute of the second quarter in evening its record at 1-1.

Blackwell whips Jayton; Highland loses to S-City

September 9, 2013

Blackwell is now 2-0 after a win at Jayton on Friday, but Highland (0-2) lost its game at Sterling City.
Blackwell 32, Jayton 14
Blackwell avenged a 2012 non-district loss to Jayton as the Hornets got three touchdowns from Jayden Jones and one each from Franck Cano and Mason Magness. Jayton (1-1) won last year’s game 56-30, but was mostly shut down by Blackwell’s defense in Fri-day’s rematch.

Roscoe’s JV gets its 2nd straight victory

September 9, 2013

Roscoe’s junior varsity football team defeated Irion County, 30-8, in Irion County on Thursday for its second win in as many games this season.
Brayden Beal accounted for all four touchdowns by the Plowboys. He had scor-ing runs of 62 and 61 yards for Roscoe’s first two touchdowns, threw a 4-yard TD pass to Isaiah Gonzales in the third quarter and even scored defensively with an 80-yard interception return in the third stanza.

Local Sports Calendar

September 6, 2013

FRIDAY, SEPT. 6
Football
Sweetwater varsity plays at Andrews, 7:30 p.m.
Roscoe varsity hosts Irion County, 7:30 p.m.
Highland varsity plays at Sterling City, 7:30 p.m.
Blackwell varsity plays at Jayton, 7:30 p.m.
Volleyball
Sweetwater JV plays at Lamesa tournament.
Sweetwater freshmen at Lamesa tournament.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 7
Cross Country
Sweetwater runners compete at season-opening Ang-elo State University meet, San Angelo.
Football
Sammy Baugh Classic: Quanah vs. Miles, 11 a.m., Mustang Bowl, Sweetwater.
Tennis
Sweetwater varsity plays at Brownfield, 9:30 a.m.
Volleyball

Plowboys take on IC in home opener

September 6, 2013

All three Nolan County area high school football teams face opponents tonight they had little success against in 2012, and only Roscoe plays at home.
The Plowboys — 0-1 after losing to De Leon 34-21 in their opener — entertain Irion County in their home opener at 7:30 p.m. Highland, also 0-1 after losing to Motley County 62-59, travels to Sterling City.
Finally, Blackwell — 1-0 after beat Westbrook 52-0 last week — goes to Jayton.
Those three opponents won last year’s games by an average of nearly 39 points, but things should be better this time around.

Miles, Quanah kick off 9th annual Classic on Saturday

September 6, 2013

A pair of first-time parti-cipants, Miles and Quanah, will begin the ninth annual Sammy Baugh Classic with an 11 a.m. kickoff Saturday at Mustang Bowl.
With a new sponsor this year, the event will be known as the 2013 Shale Show Sammy Baugh Classic and will have three games spread out over two week-ends. On Friday, Sept. 13, play resumes as Sweetwa-ter faces Breckenridge in its home opener at 7:30 p.m.
The Classic will then end its run on Saturday, Sept. 14, at the Bowl with two more first-time participants, Booker and Brock, playing the finale at 6 p.m.

Mustangs travel to Andrews

September 5, 2013

After losing on the road to a very good Eastland team in its opener, Sweetwater has another tough road trip this Friday at Andrews.
And after giving up 584 yards in a 46-30 loss to the Josh Moylan-led Mavericks, the Mustangs once again will be faced with the challenge of containing an explosive spread offense led by a talented senior quarterback.

Lady Mustangs lose

September 5, 2013

Sweetwater’s volleyball team lost Tuesday’s non-district volleyball match in Colorado City in four games. After winning Game 1 by a score of 25-20, Sweetwater was swept in the last three as Colorado City won by scores of 25-19, 25-19 and 25-17 to claim the match.

Local Sports Calendar

September 4, 2013

THURSDAY, SEPT. 5
Football
Sweetwater freshmen will host Andrews, 5 p.m.
Sweetwater JV will host Andrews, 6:30 p.m.
Roscoe JV will play at Irion County, 6 p.m.
Highland JV will host Sterling City, 6 p.m.
Blackwell JV will play at Westbrook, 7 p.m.
Volleyball
Sweetwater 7th and 8th grade teams host Wylie at 5 and 6:15 p.m., respectively.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 6
Football
Sweetwater varsity plays at Andrews, 7:30 p.m.
Roscoe varsity hosts Irion County, 7:30 p.m.
Highland varsity plays at Sterling City, 7:30 p.m.
Blackwell varsity plays at Jayton, 7:30 p.m.
Volleyball

Football Player of the Week

September 4, 2013

Marquees Jenkins is Football Player of the Week for Sweetwater.
Jenkins rushed for 149 yards, including a 7-yard TD run, vs. Eastland and also had five tackles and a pass hurry on defense.

 

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