The high school softball playoffs start this week, and many Dallas-area teams had scheduled Game 1 of a best-of-3 series for Thursday before being informed by the UIL that they can’t play that day.
Trophy Club Byron Nelson coach Kathy Schoettle said juniors are doing TAKS testing on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and that coaches thought they were allowed to play games on Thursday as long as students didn’t miss any class time. But Schoettle said the UIL sent out an email Monday morning … [visit site to read more]
Madison players have talked all season about playing without fear. On Thursday, in the Trojans’ first trip to the state tournament in three years, they gave reason to be feared as they trounced Abilene Wylie, 92-55, in a Class 3A semifinal at the Frank Erwin Center.
It might not strike fear into Houston Yates, the former 4A powerhouse whom Madison will face in the 3A title game Saturday at 10 a.m. But for those who had penciled in Yates as the state champ, Madison’s performance gave a … [visit site to read more]
Cedar Park’s go-ahead points during Friday’s Class 4A Division II championship followed a controversial call that may have incorrectly gone against Lancaster.
Lancaster faced fourth and 37 at its own 6-yard line and lined up to punt. The snap from deep snapper Derrick Leonard never made it to the punter, though.
Cedar Park nose tackle Ben Harral swiped the ball during the snap to cause a fumble. Lancaster recovered, but turned the ball over on downs at its own 6 on the play. Cedar … [visit site to read more]
Oklahoma guard can play defense in her sleep March 6th, 2012
For all basketball coaches in Palm Beach and Broward County, I recommend you use this as an example for you team on why they should play defense:
Ackie, McWhinnie to play in Texas game January 23rd, 2012
Broward stars to play in Semper Fidelis All-American game January 4th, 2012
Flanagan’s Justin Ferguson and American Heritage kicker Marshall Morgan will play in the Phoenix-based all-star game on Jan. 3. The game will be aired on CBS SportsNetwork at 6 p.m. on Tuesday.
Ferguson, a wide receiver, is a Notre Dame commit and will play for the East team. Morgan is committed to Georgia and will (inexplicably) play for the West team.
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Keller and Keller Central will “play for a cure” on Friday September 22nd, 2011
Douglas lacrosse set to play first matches at home March 11th, 2011
In recent seasons, lacrosse is just one of the sports that’s experienced tremendous growth in South Florida.
This week, two Broward County lacrosse teams will experience a milestone of sorts when they play their first matches at home.
Douglas athletic director Mitch Kaufman confirmed that on March 8, the Eagles boys and girls teams will take the field on campus for the first time. The boys team will take on Pope John Paul at 5 p.m. and the girls team will take on Killian at 7 p.m.
Previously, the Eagles have played most of their games on neutral fields throughout South Florida.