Lady Eagles' title string snapped
AUSTIN – The Brock Lady Eagles were unsuccessful in claiming a state-record sixth straight girls championship, losing 48-44 to Wall High School in the Class 2A title game in Austin.
Muenster defense ambushes Monarchs in regional semifinal
The Poolville Monarchs ended their postseason run at Lubbock Christian University on Friday, losing to Muenster, 62-38, in a Class 1A Division I Region II semifinal match.
Lady Eagles blow past Franklin into state final
AUSTIN — Brock cleared another hurdle toward an unprecedented sixth-straight UIL state basketball title on Friday, soundly beating the Franklin Lady Lions, 78-38, in a Class 2A semifinal played at the Frank Irwin Center.
Brock southpaw to climb hill at Hill
BROCK — At the recent gathering to celebrate yet another Brock student-athlete who will be taking scholastic and athletic skills to the next level, head baseball coach Chad Massey spoke of Colby Fowler’s work ethic, which helped the left-handed pitcher to increase his velocity and develop his second and third pitches to a higher plane of proficiency.
Local sports news - Feb. 28, 2014
Lady Coyotes finish out conference title season with win over SWCC
The Weatherford College women’s basketball team put the finishing touches on its 2013-14 North Texas Junior College Athletic Association (NTJCAC) title season on Wednesday, beating Southwestern Christian Community College, 79-42. The Lady Coyotes finish with a 12-1 conference mark.
On the Wire — Feb. 28, 2014
No plans for Super Bowl QB to get at-bat
SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — The Texas Rangers have no plans to put Super Bowl-winning quarterback Russell Wilson at the plate. Manager Ron Washington says it’s not a good idea to let Wilson hit in an exhibition game. Washington says Wilson hasn’t seen any pitches and that it’s too risky to have him bat.
Lady Eagles looking to count consecutive titles on two hands after Austin excursion
BROCK — Chance Westmoreland had quite an act to follow when he first stepped into the girls’ head basketball coaching shoes in 2011. His promotion from assistant came on the heels of three consecutive Brock Class 2A girls basketball titles.
Sports in Brief - Feb. 27, 2014
Area boys basketball — Regional Tournaments
Class 2A, Region II semifinal
Brock vs. Life Red Oak
Tarleton State University
Friday, 8 p.m.
Poolville plays ‘lights out’ to earn regional tourney berth
EASTLAND/CISCO — The Class 1A Division I Region II quarterfinal match between Poolville and Stamford did not let an electrical malfunction stop an energized match between the two teams on Tuesday.
Lions halt Millsap’s playoff run
ALEDO – After powering through the first two rounds of the postseason with wins by five and two points, the Millsap Bulldogs’ run through the Class 2A Region II playoffs came to an abrupt end, Monday.
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