■ FIREFLIES WIN: The Fireflies, a 9U girls soccer team, recently finished the season unbeaten (11-0), outscoring opponents 47-9 with seven shutouts.
UNION GROVE — Madelynn Lacaze is the first at her school to sign a national letter-of-intent for softball, and she’ll have the chance to be one of the first to help a college program make its mark.
Headed up by first team selections Steven Hubbard and Sedrick Williams, Kilgore College placed a total of five players on the NJCAA All-American Football Team for the 2019 season.
Trinity School of Texas' Caed Liebengood averaged 29 points in four games, and also did work in the paint, on defense and in the assist department for the Titans.
UNION GROVE — It was a bittersweet homecoming Monday night for Dee Lewis, who brought his Spring Hill Lady Panthers to Union Grove for a non district contest.
Opponents had little success stopping Sabine’s Blaire Kaufman at any point during games last week, but the first quarter was particularly dynamic for the Lady Cardinal standout.
Christian Heritage Classical School senior Mark Mitchell earned second team honors at two positions with the release of the TAPPS Division II District I All-District Football Team for 2019.
Union Hill dominated voting with the release of the District 12-A Division I All-District Football Team for 2019, earning four of the league’s five superlatives.
Casey Mudoh’s late arrival got host team Spring Hill back in the game, but it was the play of Nick Crumb down the stretch for Barbers Hill that helped the Eagles hold off the Panthers, 57-52, in the third-place game of the JoAnn Sparks Tournament at Panther Gymnasium on Saturday.
Coming into Thursday opening-round play of the JoAnn Sparks Tournament, the Marshall Lady Mavs had struggled to a 2-4 start under first-year coach Eric Woods.
MOUNT PLEASANT — When Paul Pewitt and Daingerfield met back in 1962 — the only time the two county rivals had ever tangled in the postseason before Friday — defenses were the story as Daingerfield earned an 8-6 win over the Brahmas.
Football season might be over the Hallsville Bobcats but that’s not keeping Buck Buchanan away from the field. The sophomore kicker/punter was invited to take part in a kicking and punting competition in Austin today and Sunday.
Based on their votes, East Texas fans have narrowed the original list of 78 down to five for the “playoffs” to decide which former football standout is The GOAT (Greatest of All Time).
After running their overall record to 3-0 earlier in the day, the Spring Hill Panthers ran into a wall otherwise known as the Temple Wildcats.
PREVIEW: Paul Pewitt and Daingerfield meet up for the second time this season. The Tigers handed the Brahmas its lone loss of the season in district play, 42-38.
Rachel Petree calmly sank the front end of a two-shot foul as the Spring Hill Lady Panthers held off the Big Sandy Lady Cats, 25-24, in opening-round action of the JoAnn Sparks Tournament on Thursday.
With 13 varsity games today, 14 on Friday and five on Saturday, Spring Hill’s JoAnn Sparks Tournament highlights a busy weekend of events for area high school basketball teams.
KILGORE — The start of Wednesday’s Region XIV Conference opener against Angelina College couldn’t have been much worse for Kilgore. The finish, however, is what will cause a lingering pain
KILGORE — Rodrigue Andela had a quiet second half here Wednesday, but when the Rangers needed for him to make noise the 6-8 sophomore dropped the hammer and helped Kilgore College escape with a key Region XIV Conference win.
It’s back down for Longview after the University Interscholastic League announced the cutoff numbers for classifications for the 2020-21 and 2021-22 years.