Lubbock Christian hit the road to begin TAPPS District 1-4A action and came home with a gritty win in four sets (25-20, 21-25, 25-14, 25-17).
Lubbock-Cooper won its third match in seven days on Tuesday night with a road win against Canyon (25-12, 25-18, 22-25, 25-15).
An explosive start for Kingdom Prep was a quickly fading memory Tuesday night when All Saints found the gear it needed to finally grab control of a District 1-2A opening match.
Since early August, Kingdom Prep has endured plenty of tests while navigating a noticeably tougher path than in previous seasons. There was a method behind that -- something the Warriors and first-year coach Robert Flores are eager to gauge starting Tuesday when the District 1-2A season gets…
Warrior standouts Bella Rodgers and Natalie Poe chat about how their team has developed under first year coach Robert Flores.
WOLFFORTH -- Resiliency is a quality that Frenship has come to embrace in this season of transition, and the Tigers conjured it up Tuesday night in a District 2-6A showdown against Midland Legacy at The Tiger Pit.
Trinity Christian launched the District 1-4A season in style Tuesday by romping past Midland Trinity in three sets – 25-9, 25-22, 25-17.
BUSHLAND -- The value of a challenging schedule is that there will be losses along the way that a good team learns from. Doesn’t hurt of there are some rewards along the way as well.
Two of Lubbock’s powerful TAPPS programs got together Tuesday night to highlight a busy slate around the Hub City. Lubbock Christian prevailed against Kingdom Prep in three close sets – 25-20, 25-21, 25-23.
Lubbock-Cooper has encountered its fair share of tough tests over the course of the first month of the 2021 season and Saturday was another rung on that ladder.
Following a nice performance at the Frenship tournament last weekend, Coronado ran into a familiar buzzsaw on Tuesday.
Put Frenship and Lubbock-Cooper together on any athletic field or court and there figures to be plenty of motivation to play hard. Make it happen on a special night to honor somebody who came to mean so much to folks around the entire city, and that inspiration gets amplified.
A back-to-earth jolt started the night for Monterey on Tuesday, but the still-evolving Lady Plainsmen made sure that was the feeling they left the court with after a busy night at The New Box.
BASTROP -- Lubbock-Cooper took the court with heavy hearts Thursday but did what has been the norm this season in three matches at the Bastrop Tournament.
WOLFFORTH -- Frenship’s losing streak extended to six games Tuesday in a home loss to a talented Amarillo High squad.
Tough tests are nothing new for Kingdom Prep so far this season and Tuesday was no exception. And as the case has been often early in the year, the Lady Warriors passed their tough test.
Gaining the upper hand was a back-and-forth challenge Monday night when All Saints at Trinity Christian tangled in the first of their two showdowns this season.
SHALLOWATER -- It was likely to happen at some point for Lubbock Christian, considering the teeth present in the schedule ahead of the Lady Eagles this season.
An offseason of anticipation hit the finish line on Tuesday as two teams with lofty expectations took their first step in the 2021 season.
Lubbock High jumped into the win column on Tuesday by topping crosstown foe Estacado in three sets -- 25-14, 25-18 and 25-12.
Led by a trio of seniors who know a little about winning at the highest level, Lubbock Christian started the season by topping Wildorado and Littlefield.
Monterey was headed in the wrong direction against Plainview on Monday in season-opening action at The New Box.