Sports

Thu
29
May

Blaine and Barrett Myers sign with Cardinals

On February 5, National Signing Day, Blaine Myers and Barrett Myers, Groesbeck High School seniors, signed their offi cial paperwork in a ceremony in the Groesbeck High School Auditorium pledging to play football as offensive lineman for the Lamar University Cardinals.
 
Thu
22
May

We would like to thank all the donors for helping us get to Nationals:

Sam & Jim Ivey, Lisa & Kevin Parker, Karl & Dixie Manchester, Kelli Green, Sean Verdon, Southland Contracting, City Council & Staff, Ellison Steel, Stevens Dental, S&S Ag, Brookshires, Mexia HEB, Mexia Walmart, Parkview Regional Hospital, Groesbeck Century 21, Groesbeck Woodsons, Bush’s Chicken, Lake Limestone Store & Groesbeck Pizza Hut.
 
Thu
22
May

Shane Doege hired as Inside Linebackers Coach and new Head Track Coach for Groesbeck High School

by Stephen R. Farris
 
Groesbeck Coach Bruce McDonald has added in another key factor into the Goats football program by adding former Wortham AD/Head Football Coach Shane Doege as the new Inside Linebackers Coach and new Head Track Coach
 
Thu
22
May

Featherston signs on with Cardinals

Stephen Featherston, Groesbeck High School senior, signed his official papers on Tuesday morning in the Groesbeck gym pledging to play football as a long snapper for the University of the Incarnate Word Cardinals located in San Antonio.
 
Wed
14
May

Thornton Sun Bonnet Contest coming up

The Second Annual Sun Bonnet Contest is coming up on Saturday, May 31st, at the Thornton homecoming. It will be on Main Street. Turn in time for the bonnets is 9:00 am. Winners will be announced and Sun bonnet Sue plaques will be awarded at 10:30 am.
 
Wed
14
May

YMCA Upcoming Programs

Doris Miller Family YMCA registration for all programs begin May 8 for Youth Summer basketball for ages 3-4 and grades Pre-k -K ,1-2,3-4,5-6,7-8,9-10 and 11- 12 teams or individuals. Deadline June 6, cost $30 members $40 non members.
 
Wed
14
May

Coolidge’s Dianna Kirven

Coolidge’s Dianna Kirven stands on the podium Friday afternoon after finishing in third place in the High Jump. Kirven placed in the top three with a height of 5-2.
 
Wed
14
May

Coolidge Track Duo fared well at State UIL Meet

Stephen R. Farris
 
The Coolidge duo of Dianna Kirven and Delvin Smith fared well at the UIL State Track Meet this past weekend at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin. Kirven competed in four events, finishing second in the 400 Meter Dash, third in the High Jump, fourth in the Long Jump and sixth in the 200 Meter Da sh.
 
Thu
08
May

Groesbeck Lady Goats dominate All-District

by Stephen R. Farris
 
Groesbeck and Rusk dominated the 2014 19-3A All- District team that was released recently. Groesbeck’s Jamie Madison was the Offensive MVP in the district. Madison played in 27 games this season for the Lady Goats, collecting 41 hits with fi ve doubles, a triple and 12 homeruns while batting .554. Madison also scored 27 runs and knocked in 46 and had an On Base Percentage (OBP) of 1.135 for the year. If readers recall, Madison had a huge game against Fairfi eld back in early April when she hit four homeruns, scored four runs and knocked in 12, with two walks and was a perfect 4-4 at the plate.
 
Thu
08
May

Goats fall to Hudson

Stephen R. Farris
 
The Goats fought another tough battle on Friday night in Huntsville against Lufkin Hudson behind a strong pitching performance from freshman Chandler Boyd, but the Hornets scored three runs in the bottom of the fi fth to break a 2-2 tie to win the game 5-2 and move on to the next round of the UIL state baseball playoffs.
 

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