PLAINVIEW -- Lubbock High dominated in boys play and got a key win in mixed doubles to cruise past Randall on Tuesday in a Class 5A regional quarterfinal playoff match.
Led by captains Laura Carothers & Fawwaz Shoukfeh, the Westerners face Randall Tuesday in Plainview in the Class 5A regional quarterfinals looking to move one step closer to their first state berth since 2013.
Mark Dotson wasn’t exactly sure what he was getting into when he answered an unexpected call to come back and coach tennis at Lubbock High.
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.
The rich history of Lubbock Independent School Athletics will take a spin in the spotlight Saturday when the Class of 2019 Hall of Honor selections are officially inducted.
When you hear the words athletics or sports in the same sentence as Texas or Alabama, there might be an inclination to think of one sport in particular -- football. Mix in West Texas, and that’s even more of a guaranteed bet a gambler would take.
Coronado has established a standard of excellence, something the program’s longtime coach doesn’t mind trumpeting.
Sports revolves an awful lot around relationships, and when those are good, a team tends to find success a little easier.
Lubbock-Cooper’s Brice Bradshaw tool the path of very little resistance to the Class 5A State Tournament on Thursday.
The Hub City will be bustling with sports activity on Thursday as two spring sports seasons start the final home stretch and two others reach a crossroads of the end of the regular season and start of the playoffs.
Two of the city’s tennis standouts sit in the catbird seat after three rounds of the Region I-5A Tennis Tournament on Wednesday, while another has work to do and two Hub City girls doubles teams will square off Thursday with their seasons on the line in a playback match.