GC Basketball: Kerens' Lincoln to coach Azalea Classic
Kerens girls basketball Coach Denise Lincoln has already had a big year, and she will cap it off on April 12 at Tyler Junior College, where she has been chosen to coach in the 11th Annual Azalea Orthopaedic Basketball Classic.
GC Baseball: Corsicana's Tigers grow up fast
Corsicana baseball Coach Heath Autry never gets tired of hearing it — and he's heard it a lot this season.
“I think the thing that's special about this team is when I hear some of my friends who are coaches describe this team and they say, 'scrappy, tenacious, relentless,'” said Autry, who is coaching the youngest team in his career — a bunch of kids who have learned how to win.
GC Roundup: Mildred comes back to beat Malakoff 15-11, Frost edges Itasca 3-2 (Adds Dawson baseball)
Don’t get Mildred down. Don’t even try it. There’s something about these Mildred softball players, these kids who believe in winning and believe in each other. You could see it Tuesday night — all night long. That’s what Mildred did. The Lady Eagles came back and back and back, all night long to win a slugfest over Malakoff, 15-11.
CHS Tennis: Tigers finish third in Longview
Corsicana High’s tennis team finished third in the 16-team Longview Tournament as the Tigers prepared for the District 16-4A Tournament, which is Friday and Saturday in Jacksonville.
Woods to miss Masters
Tiger Woods chose surgery to heal his ailing back over a quest for another green jacket, announcing Tuesday that he will miss the Masters for the first time in his career.
GC Volleyball: Kerens’ Kelly commits to Paris CC
Just about everyone who knows Marqueshia Kelly just knew she would be getting a basketball scholarship to play in college, and just about everyone who knows Kelly will be surprised when they find out the Kerens senior has made an oral commitment to accept a volleyball scholarship to Paris Community College.
Mildred baseball, softball clinics to benefit Little Dribblers teams
Mildred High School’s baseball and softball programs will host camps on Saturday to benefit Little Dribblers teams headed to nationals. The first session, from 9 to 10:30 a.m., will be for campers from 5 to 8 years old. The second session, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., will be for campers from 9 to 12 years old.
Manning released by Texans
Former Corsicana Tiger Danieal Manning was released by the Houston Texans Monday according to several media reports.
CHS Baseball: Tigers run away from Whitehouse, 11-3
The Corsicana Tigers ran away from the Whitehouse Wildcats with a 7 run 6th inning to defeat the defending state semifinalist 11-3 Friday night in a very emotional game. The tigers managed to score a run in the 4 of the first 5 innings to hold a 4-3 lead going into the bottom of the 6th when the flood gates opened.
GC Baseball: Kerens hammers Trinidad 17-7
Kerens' baseball team keeps rolling with a 17-7 win; Rice postpones softball game against Riesel.
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