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Several athletes will play in FCA all-star games in June

May 16, 2015

In addition to three area coaches, a total of 14 area high school senior athletes and cheerleaders will be participating next month in the Big Country Fellowship of Christian Athletes All-Star Festival, a three-day event being held in three West Texas cities.

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Mustangs begin Round 2

May 15, 2015

After a two-game sweep in Lubbock last Friday against Borger, Sweetwater’s baseball team will be hoping for another quick series when it starts a best-of-3 area round playoff series with Fort Stockton tonight at Midland Greenwood.

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Area girls try to win individual state medals starting today

May 15, 2015

Competing at the state high school track meet is nothing new for Highland’s Hannah Allen and Roscoe’s Lyndi Wilkinson.

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Two girls try to bring home medal

May 14, 2015

On Friday, Highland’s Hannah Allen will compete in two events, the Class 1A girls 100-meter hurdles and 300-meter hurdles, at the state track meet at the University of Texas-Austin.

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Checking his swing

May 13, 2015

Sweetwater’s Hardy Escobar avoids swinging at a low pitch during Game 1 of the Mustangs’ recent best-of-3 bi-district playoff series against Borger that was held in Lubbock. Sweetwater begins its area playoff against Fort Stockton on Friday at Midland Greenwood High School. The best-of-3 series will wrap up on Saturday.

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May 12, 2015

Lady Mustangs can’t finish off comeback after forcing Game 3

May 11, 2015

GREENWOOD — After being shut out for the first time all season in a 9-0 Game 1 loss on Friday, the Sweetwater softball team roared back to claim a 9-4 win Saturday and force a decisive third game in its Class 4A area playoff series with Fort Stockton.

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SW, Ft Stockton to play at Greenwood

May 11, 2015

Sweetwater’s baseball team will play Fort Stockton in the Class 4A area playoffs after defeating Borger in bi-district this past weekend.
The teams will play a best-of-3 series at Midland Greenwood High School, said Sweetwater head coach Roland Herrera.

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SW sweeps past Borger in bi-district

May 11, 2015

LUBBOCK — It was supposed to be an afternoon-evening doubleheader of high school playoff baseball for Sweetwater and Borger.
But the teams’ bi-district playoff turned into a night of Mustang domination, as Sweetwater won both ends of the doubleheader for a sweep of the best-of-3 series at Lubbock Monterey High School’s Moegle Field.

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Lady Mustangs hoping to advance, make history

May 8, 2015

Even though Sweetwater’s softball team in making its third postseason run in the past four years, last week’s 2-0 series sweep of Pampa advanced the team past the first round for only the second time in school history.
If the team upsets Fort Stockton — 22-3 overall, ranked No. 9 by the Texas Girls Coaches Association and District 4-4A champion with a 10-0 record — in a best-of-3 area round series starting today, the Lady Mustangs advance to Round 3 for the first time ever.

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