PRICE - After starting the season 0-2, the Carlisle Indians rallied to go 7-1 the rest of the way to claim second place in District 10-2A and will face Leon in the first round of the playoffs Thursday night at Palestine Westwood. Kickoff is at 7 p.m.

What was once a four-way tie for three playoff spots in District 10, Class 4A football has been sorted out as the Henderson Lions defeated the Van Vandals 35-20 to claim third place in the district race.

PRICE - Carlisle kicked off the District 10-2A slate with an easy 34-0 shutout over Cushing last week, but the hill gets a lot steeper Friday night when the Indians travel to Alto to take on the No. 8 state-ranked Yellowjackets.

PRICE - It was a night when everything went right for Carlisle and everything went wrong for Overton in a clash between two Rusk County rivals ended with a 76-0 win for the host Indians.

Leveretts Chapel’s DeQuincy Brown races in the open field Friday night. The Lions won 56-31 over Finnindal. 

PLANO – Six Texas high school football stars have been recognized in the second week of the 2019 Built Ford Tough Texas High School Football Player of the Week program.

The Henderson Lions team tennis squad defeated Chapel Hill Thursday in the opening district match of the season 13-6.

In the off chance my sports tracking buddies haven’t been paying attention, the State of California legislature has sent a bill to the governor’s office relating to paying college athletes for “gaming likeness” and such.

PLANO – Six Texas high school football stars have been recognized in the first week of the 2019 Built Ford Tough Texas High School Football Player of the Week program.

The Pleasant Grove Hawks, a much larger squad in Class 4A-DII, took advantage of Henderson miscues to win a non-conference game 40-7 at Lions Stadium Friday night. 

West Rusk’s Kicker Andon Mata boots the ball away. The Raiders were 35-19 winners over Waskom in non-conference action. The Raiders are 2-0 and will play Harmony Friday.

Grace Colley served 11 points in a row en route to a match high 15 points Tuesday night at the Henderson Lady Lions defeate Longview Pine Tree 25-15, 25-21 and 25-20.

West Rusk High School Volleyball program hosted a two-day tournament last week with the Lady Raiders claiming the chanpionship trophy with a two-set win over Big Sandy. The Lady Raiders went undefeated in both pool and bracket play. 

West Rusk High School volleyball program hosted a two-day tournament last week with the JV taking second place in the Silver Bracket. 

NEW LONDON - West Rusk baseball players Will Jackson and Cole Jackson both played in the United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) All American Games in Viera, Fla., July 28 through Aug. 3. 

FRISCO– Nine beach volleyball programs will begin competing under the championship oversight of the Southland Conference in 2020, as the league adds its first sport in nearly 20 years.  The Southland last added a fully-sponsored sport in 2001-02 when women’s golf was first included in the le…

Meet the Lions night was held Saturday at Lions Stadium where members of 2019 fall sports and activities were introduced to the public. The first Lions scrimmage is Thursday night against Paris. The Henderson HS cheerleaders were introduced.

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