CHS Track & Field: Tigers ready to make statement at District 16-4A meet
Robin Henley's voice was emphatic, and her words were to the point .
“People are sleeping on us. They don't believe in us,'' said Henley, who runs on all three of the relay teams for Corsicana's girls track & field team.
Then she made her point.
“We are going to regionals,'' she said.
CHS Baseball: Corsicana hammers Tyler 14-0
Corsicana's baseball team stole five bases, was hit three times by pitches, had a bunt single and a three run homer and also scored on a wild pitch Tuesday night at Price Field.
And that was just in the first inning.
It was that kind of night for the Tigers, who saluted and even embraced their seniors on Senior Night at Price, where they had no trouble at all beating John Tyler 14-0 in five innings.
GC Softball/Baseball: Roundup (Adds Dawson baseball)
Corsicana's Tiger softball team destroyed John Tyler 19-0 on Tuesday night, sending Tyler back to East Texas after only five innings. Corsicana scored four runs in the first inning and 15 in the bottom of the second and then coasted home in the lopsided game.
GC Track & Field: Frost girls, boys win district titles
Frosts' girls and boys teams both won District 19-1A track & field team titles as the Lady Polar Bears ran away from the field with 209 points and the boys won the title with 137 points.
The Lady Polar Bears, who had never won a district track & field title until last year, outscored the next three teams combined. Abbott was second in the eight team-field with 75 points.
CHS Tennis: Tigers sweep District 16-4A titles
Corsicana dominated the District 16-4A tennis tournament over the weekend, winning the boys and girls district team championship and will send five players to the Class 4A regional tournament next Monday and Tuesday at UT-Arlington.
Navarro Softball: Bulldogs sweep Trinity Valley
She had been mobbed and hugged and even lifted off her feet, and now Navarro’s Kristin Lopez was looking for words to describe her biggest hit of the year.
“It wasn’t pretty, but it worked,’’ she said.
It was pretty enough, this soft blooper that found the grass in left field, a ball that wasn’t hit hard enough to hurt anyone’s feelings but just hard enough to lift Navarro to a 5-4 win over Trinity Valley in the bottom of the 10th Saturday afternoon to complete a doubleheader sweep over TVCC.
GC Baseball: Mildred downs Rice 8-1, Kerens rips Cross Roads 12-0
Collin Linex went 3 for 3 with two runs and pitched 6 1/3 innings, allowing an unearned run as Mildred beat Rice 8-1 Friday to move to 4-3 in District 23-2A. Linex was lifted in the seventh after 93 pitches, scattering five hits, fanning two, walking three and hitting a batter.
GC Softball: Roundup — Corsicana takes care of Jacksonville 8-1; Frost wins in rout
The Corsicana Tigers traveled to Jacksonville to the second round of District 16-4A play and came away with an 8-1 win to improve to 5-2 in the district race as Sidney Kirk belted a solo homer and starting pitcher Chelsea Vandiver went the distance to get the win.
Girls 4A Soccer Sectional Playoff: Waxahachie holds off Corsicana 3-0
They walked off the field hand-in-hand, heads high, together to the end.The Corsicana fans were on their feet one last time, giving them a standing ovation — as much for the game they had just played as the season they were leaving behind.
That's how it ended for Corsicana's girls soccer team, a tough, gritty, no-quit group that saw its season end at Lions Stadium in Ennis Friday night in a 3-0 loss to Waxahachie in the sectional round of the 4A playoffs..
GC Basketball: 2014 All-Golden Circle Teams
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