This past February, the University Interscholastic League's biennial realignment and reclassification designated Lufkin High School a member of Class 6A, the state's highest classification, for the 2016-18 school years...
Spring Hill middle blocker Ann Hollas climbed the ETSN.fm East Texas Volleyball Super Team list each year, but after achieving first-team last season there was only one award more out there to target.
Hollas got it done. The Stephen F. Austin signee climbed from a second-team selection as a sophomore to first-team as a junior and closes her high school career as our 2015 Player of the Year.
As expected, Class 6A will gain three more teams from East Texas, as John Tyler, Longview, and Lufkin are headed up from 5A.
LONGVIEW -- Neither Beckville or Iola had lost a set in postseason prior to Saturday's Class 2A Region III championship game at Longview's Lobo Coliseum. Both lost two in the title game to set up a fifth-set showdown...
East Texas Volleyball Regional Championship Results
- Argyle def. Spring Hill, 3-0 (25-20, 25-13, 25-19)
LONGVIEW -- Beckville will finally get the chance to argue it should have been ranked the No. 1 team in the final Texas Girls Coaches Association's Class 2A poll of the season following Friday's 25-20, 25-20, 25-13 win against Centerville in the Class 2A Region III semifinals.
East Texas Volleyball Regional Semifinals Results
- Spring Hill def. Krum, 3-1 (25-22, 22-25, 26-24, 25-18)
- Argyle def. Gilmer, 3-0 (25-8, 25-12, 25-11)
East Texas Volleyball Regional Semifinals Schedule
- Spring Hill vs. Krum, 6 p.m. Friday, Mesquite Poteet HS
- Gilmer vs. Argyle, 8 p.m. Friday, Mesquite Poteet HS
MOUNT PLEASANT -- Gilmer reached the Class 4A Region II tournament with a quick, 25-22, 25-20, 25-17 win against Pleasant Grove Tuesday in the regional quarterfinal round at Mount Pleasant High School.
Destiny Brooks guided the team in scoring with 17 total points, 15 kills and two blocks. Jaci Traylor recorded a team-high 23 assists in the victory.
East Texas Volleyball Regional Quarterfinal Playoff Results
- Spring Hill def. Paris North Lamar, 3-0 (25-14, 25-14, 25-14)
- Gilmer def. Pleasant Grove, 3-0 (25-22, 25-20, 25-17)