Braxley Oaks turned in a big performance to help Lubbock Christian notch a four-set victory over Idalou on Tuesday. The Lady Eagles outlasted the Lady Wildcats 25-21, 17-25, 25-12, 25-10.
Three frontrunners have emerged in the early stages of the 2019 District 3-5A season, with Monterey, Amarillo High and Randall all unbeaten after the first few weeks.
AMARILLO -- Where Isaac Alonzo runs doesn’t seem to matter a whole lot. Because the Lubbock High junior has made a habit of finding his way to the front of the pack no matter where the race might be.
Coronado continued its climb back in the District 3-5A race for a playoff spot by dusting Lubbock High on Friday, 25-18 25-15 26-24.
WOLFFORTH -- Frenship possesses a generous level of pure talent to beat a lot of opponents with a go-through-the-motions approach.
Jermiah Dobbins set a goal before the season, one that is going to require a lot of work to reach.
Volleyball moves back onto center stage Tuesday, with a matchup of two District 3-5A teams hungry for a league victory and Frenship seeking to continue its surge in another tuneup for District 2-6A action.
Four Lubbock teams have made it through the first two weeks unscathed. Which 2-0 start is the most head-turning?
WOLFFORTH -- Armed with a new spot in the state rankings, Frenship barreled past Seminole on Tuesday.
WOLFFORTH -- Opening night for Frenship and Amarillo High started off with a first quarter filled with punts and failed fourth-down conversions.
AMARILLO -- Coronado remained hot Tuesday and opened the District 3-5A season with a road win at Palo Duro. The Lady Mustangs rolled past the Dons 25-18, 25-20, 25-17 for their fifth win in a row.
Nine teams in a district makes for a grind to begin with. When there are tradition-rich teams mingled with others hungry for breakthrough success, that just makes the gauntlet a little tougher navigate.
Two years of quarterback uncertainty have taken a measurable toll on Frenship’s football fortunes.
WOLFFORTH -- After rolling through the first five games of the Frenship Tigers Volleyball Tournament, Frenship fell in the semifinals to Bushland on Saturday, 25-12, 25-19.
WOLFFORTH -- For one game and the early stages of another Friday, Frenship was in nearly full control against Monterey in one of the more intriguing matchups of pool play of the Frenship Tigers Volleyball Tournament.
WOLFFORTH -- Frenship continued its season-long dominance by beating Canyon in four sets on Tuesday night. The Lady Tigers fought past the Lady Eagles 25-21, 20-25, 25-18, 27-25 for their 10th straight victory.
LEVELLAND -- Trinity Christian took its show on the road and came home with a win Tuesday, edging Levelland in three sets 25-18, 25-23, 25-22.