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New Summerfield hands Brookeland first lost of season
Wendl Thomas connected for a team-best 17 points as New Summerfield bombed Brookeland, 80-58, at Tenaha High School Monday evening.
UIL cutoff numbers an early Christmas gift for Rusk, Bullard
Santa Claus came early for the Rusk Eagles and the Bullard Panthers this year.
On Monday the University Interscholastic league (UIL) released the cutoff numbers of Class 6A-1A for the 2014-15 and 2015-16 school terms and the Eagles and the Panthers both are included in Class 4A, Division II.
Jaguars to host undefeated Kilgore College Tuesday
The Jacksonville College Jaguars will be looking to avoid going 0-2 in Region XIV play on Tuesday (7:30 p.m.) when they play host to undefeated (9-0) Kilgore College.
Rusk's Trotter gets the start in Sam Houston FCS playoff win
Former Rusk Eagle standout John Trotter got the start at left guard on the Sam Houston offensive line during the Bearkats' 51-20 triumph over Southern Utah in a NCAA Football Championship Series Playoff tilt that took place at Bowers Stadium in Huntsville on Saturday.
McCown throws for 355 yards, 2 TDs in Bears' loss to Vikings
Josh McCown posted some eye-popping numbers in the Chicago Bears' 23-20 overtime loss to the Chicago Bears on Sunday afternoon at Mall of America Field.
The former Jacksonville Indian quarterback went 23-36-0 — 355 yards and two touchdowns as the Chicago starter.
Jacksonville College women lose by 10 to Eastern Oklahoma
Eastern Oklahoma State avenged its only loss of the year by tagging the Lady Jaguars of Jacksonville College with a 78-68 defeat Saturday afternoon at the Curtis Carroll Fieldhouse.
JC prevailed over the Lady Mountaineers, 80-65, when the two clubs played in Wilburton, Okla. On the afternoon of Nov. 8.
Indians scalp Brownsboro, 81-36
For the second time this season the Jacksonville Fight'n Indians manhandled Brownsboro with the Tribe clubbing the Bears, 81-36, Saturday in the TABO Scholarship Classic, which was played at Herrington-Patriot Center at University of Texas-Tyler.
Alto's season draws to a close after 42-41 loss to Bosqueville
The old adage that proclaimed football to be a game of inches proved to be true once again Friday night when Bosqueville eked out a 42-41 win over Alto in a Class 1A-I, Region III semi-final that took place at Tigerland Stadium on the campus of A&M Consolidated High School.
16-3A All-District Volleyball: Searcy, Hodges net superlative accolades
Seniors Ashley Searcy and Madison Hodges headlined a long list of Bullard Lady Panthers that were voted on the 16-3A All-District Volleyball team.
Searcy, took home the league's Most Valuable Blocker honor while Hodges was selected as the loop's Most Valuable Defensive Specialist.
Chappelle makes a key catch in Miss. State's OT win over Ole Miss
Jeremey Chappelle, who is from Jacksonville and is a graduate of The Brook Hill School, made, perhaps, his most important catch of the season in Mississippi State's 17-10 overtime victory over rival Ole Miss on Thursday night.
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