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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.
Lady Tiger Ross receives All-State recognition
Troup High School's Josee Ross, a junior outside hitter, has been named to the Texas Girls Coaches Association Class 2A All-State team.
Region XIV Mens Hoops: North bullies South in season openers
Region XIV took the bow off its conference schedule Tuesday night, with mens teams from the North Zone capturing five of the seven games that were played.
One of those South Zone squads that came up short was Jacksonville College.
The Jaguars were stopped by Navarro in Corsicana, 63-57.
Prep Hoops Roundup: New Summerfield boys slam Elkhart, 65-41
High school basketball results from games played on Tuesday.
Maidens wallop Westwood, 64-42; Kendrick gets 17
To the casual basketball fan it may be hard to believe that a team can gain a lot from a blowout win.
Jacksonville's Maidens whipped up on Westwood's Lady Panthers, 64-42, before a nice-sized crowd Tuesday evening at the JISD Gymnasium, and in the process Jacksonville head coach Tony Harris was able to garner a little bit of insight into his squad.
No. 4 Bullard girls forge out 10th win
The weather was cold outside and so was the Whitehouse shooting inside The Arena on Tuesday night in a non-district matchup between the Lady ‘Cats and the fourth-ranked Bullard Lady Panthers.
The Lady Panthers jumped out to a 10-3 lead after one quarter and held the Lady ‘Cats to single digits in the first three quarters on the way to a 47-31, win for Bullard.
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