With most athletes who are destined to excel at the highest level, there tends to be a common thread woven into the fabric of their personalities.
Kingdom Prep Academy has established a solid tradition the last few years, with three consecutive state tournament appearances and a runnerup finish in February.
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Pitcher personalities run the spectrum. There are some who lean toward the boisterous and outgoing, others who don’t reveal a whole lot of intensity and emotion -- either on or off the diamond.
Trinity Christian used a pair of strong starts and solid pitching to claim a pair of wins Thursday on the first day of the Levelland Linedrive Classic. The Lions scored four runs in the 1st inning of each game to top Idalou 8-4 and Dumas 4-2 at Hodges Park.
IDALOU -- Trinity Christian made a strong first impression against a powerful Idalou team on Monday to jump ahead but couldn’t come up with a way to keep the Lady Wildcat bats in check in a 9-4 loss.
WEST -- Trinity Christian’s sophomore tandem of Bonnee Busby and Adlee Blacklock came up huge Friday as the Lady Lions won their second consecutive Class 4A state championship, completing a remarkable season with a convincing 50-25 victory over top-ranked Texas School for the Deaf.
WACO -- Déjà vu seemed ready to make an appearance Thursday when Trinity Christian and Lubbock Christian collided in the Class 4A state semifinal round.
CLYDE -- Adlee Blacklock has established herself as one of the top players in the state in two seasons at Trinity Christian. She might never have been better than she was Saturday in a Class 4A regional game vs. Dallas Shelton.
EASTLAND -- All Saints is back in familiar territory after a solid tip-to-finish performance against Fort Worth Bethesda Christian on Saturday.
TAPPS basketball moves into the spotlight Saturday with seven games featuring Lubbock teams in action around West Texas in the regional round.
PLANO -- Trinity Christian split two games at the Prestonwood Classic on Thursday, nabbing a 3-2 win vs. Grapevine Christian before falling to Prestonwood Christian 6-1.
SLATON -- Trinity Christian dropped a pair of close games at the Sadler Monument Tigerette Tournament on Thursday, falling to Slaton 6-5 and Brownfield 8-6.
Trinity Christian has to-shelf goals as the TAPPS playoffs began and that motivation was on full display Tuesday.
Trinity Christian capped a successful weekend at the Private School Classic with its second shutout of the week. The Lions won four games in their second week of action, three at the tournament in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.
MIDLAND -- Frenship has a big showdown on the immediate horizon, but that didn’t stop the Tigers from taking care of business Monday night.
For the second time in a week, impending weather has caused a wave of changes in the high school sports schedule in and around Lubbock.
Mother Nature has played nice most of the basketball and soccer seasons, but she figures to make her impact felt in the next 24 hours and that has led to several changes in the Hub City sports schedule for Tuesday. With a batch of snow headed to Lubbock and West Texas, teams have scrambled t…
Trinity Christian nailed down one major goal on Monday to set the stage for big ones that lie ahead.
Not much separates the top four teams in District 3-5A and that was evident again Friday when two of the teams battling for playoff spots collided.
Things couldn’t have gone much worse for the Lubbock Christian in the first quarter on Friday, so the young Lady Eagles did what they know how to do: Keep playing hard.
FORT WORTH -- Stellar pitching for 10 innings and some timely hustle were a good mix for Trinity Christian in a season-opening come-from-behind victory against Fort Worth Southwest Christian.
EDMOND, Okla. -- Ethan Duncan’s hot hand in the fourth quarter was exactly what Trinity Christian needed Saturday in the third-place game of the Bruce Gray Invitational.
EDMOND, Okla. -- Trinity Christian swept a pair of games on the first day of Bruce Gray Invitational on Thursday. The girls got back on track by routing Edmond Santa Fe 75-23, while the boys overcame shooting struggles to knock off Westmoore 50-40.