- Lufkin 57, Mesquite 55
ONALASKA -- Mason Huffines did it all for Elkhart in a 10-0, six-inning win against Onalaska in the two team's District 21-3A opener Wednesday.
It began and ended with the senior pitcher. He pitched a one-hit game and ended it at the plate with a three-run homer, a hit which forced the umpires to call the game an inning early in favor of the Elks (6-3, 1-0).
WHITEHOUSE -- The LadyCats moved to 10-1 in District 16-5A Friday with a sweep against Jacksonville.
Whitehouse won the match, 25-12, 25-3, 25-14, and are 27-11 with one final regular season game remaining...
LONGVIEW -- Tyler Lee got on the winning side of things in a big way Thursday at Longview's Lobo Tournament with wins against Marshall, Gladewater and Nacogdoches.
The Lady Raiders are now 3-1 on the season...
UIL six-man football got a name change in February. East Texas has quite a bit to offer the new "Class A," despite having just five programs participating in the state's smallest public school classification.
LONGVIEW -- Kilgore was one out away from clinching a District 16-3A opening win against Spring Hill. Nathan Methvin turned the game for the Panthers, a contest his team eventually won 3-2 in eight innings...
The non-district fortunes have varied during the first several weeks of the season, but Maud, Detroit, and Overton appear to once again be the teams that should battle at the top of District 10-A Division II.
GARY -- The Troup Lady Tigers went a perfect 3-0 in pool play Thursday at the Gary volleyball tournament, defeating Kilgore, Waskom and Overton.
Maud, Overton, and Detroit each went 3-1 during the 2012 District 10-A Division II race. Those three teams should again battle for the league championship.