HALTOM -- Monterey churned out four more wins Saturday to barrel to the Haltom Bluffs Tournament championship.
SAN ANGELO -- Frenship stayed red-hot on the way to claiming the championship at the Nita Vannoy Tournament with three more victories on Saturday.
SAN ANGELO -- Coronado and Frenship got the weekend started right with three victories apiece Friday at the Nita Vannoy Classic.
Frenship and Lubbock High went toe-to-toe for a set before the Lady Tigers seized control and wore the Lady Westerners down on the way to a 25-21, 25-16, 25-6 victory Tuesday night.
With a senior-laden roster, Lubbock-Cooper marked plenty off its to-do list last fall -- including some memorable items in a new district that presented a stiffer challenge than the past.
ABILENE -- Monterey stormed back from an up-and-down opening day at the Bev Ball Tournament to log three victories and take the Silver Bracket championship on Saturday.
SHALLOWATER -- Estacado broke the seal on its 2019 season with a pair of victories in three matches Friday at the BSN Shallowater Tournament.
DENTON -- Lubbock-Cooper roared back from a season-opening loss by dismantling three opponents on the first day of the Denton Ryan Kick-Off Classic on Thursday.
Monterey began the new volleyball season with a bittersweet day Tuesday, topping Greenwood then falling to Tascosa at The New Box.
Summer comes to an early end, with beaches and barbecues replaced by renewed expectations as volleyball teams around Lubbock get the 2019 season rolling in season-opening matches on Tuesday.
This introductory column originally ran on Feb. 4, 2019. Not much has changed, but the last six months have certainly recharged an old sportswriter's batteries.
Everything carries a price tag, especially something tangible like a UIL gold-ball trophy symbolizing a district championship or a playoff victory.
High school athletes don’t always totally embrace the significance of a moment or the impact they can make.