Published by News Staff on Mon, 06/15/2015 - 10:15am
ROUND ROCK – With the game tied and the bases loaded in the seventh inning, there was maybe no one better to have at the plate for the Bulldogs than Casen Novak. The junior shortstop came
into the state tournament with a team-leading .440 batting average and it was his hit to left that scored the state championship winning run and touched off a wild celebration by the Flatonia players.
Published by News Staff on Fri, 06/12/2015 - 10:00am
By JEFF WICK
ROUND ROCK -- The Flatonia Bulldogs ended Booker’s storybook season and kept their own championship dreams alive Wednesday. With a 8-2 victory over Booker in the 2A state semifinals in front of 946 fans at Dell Diamond, Flatonia advanced to its second consecutive state title game and ended the best ever season by the Booker Kiowas (27-5), a team on the Texas/Oklahoma border that was making its first ever state tournament appearance.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 06/08/2015 - 12:23pm
The Flatonia baseball team is headed back to the state tournament with a little unfinished business. One year after finishing as state runner-ups, the Bulldogs earned their right for a return trip to Dell Diamond with a sweep of Refugio in the regional finals. Flatonia knocked off Refugio 9-2 in Game 1 Thursday in El Campo before finishing off the Bobcats with a 3-1 win Saturday in San Antonio.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 06/04/2015 - 11:39am
There are eight teams still alive in the 2A baseball playoffs and Flatonia is one of them.
The Bulldogs, the defending state runner-ups try to return to the state tournament as
they face Refugio this weekend in the regional finals
Published by News Staff on Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:10am
Schulenburg basketball star Cullen Machac has signed a letter of intent to play college basketball for Sul Ross State University in Alpine. He is shown here, front and center, between his parents David and Lynne Machac at his signing ceremony. On the back row, left to right, are Schulenburg basketball coach Richard Hoogendoorn and Athletic Director Brandon Brown.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:09am
By H.H. HOWZE
The La Grange Lady Leps softball squad ended its remarkable 2015 season Saturday in College Station dropping the second consecutive game of a best-of-three playoff series with the Huffman-Hargrave Falcons by a score of 3-1 in 11 innings. It was a game of missed opportunities, according to coach Art Behrend.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:08am
In what has to be one of the most unusual causes for a game delay ever, a swarm of bees took
up residence in the Kenedy Lions dugout Saturday in San Marcos before Game 2 of their regional semifinal against Flatonia.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 05/28/2015 - 11:15am
La Grange senior Libby Read has been named a 2014-2015 track All-Star by the Texas Girls Coaches Association. She is one of only 15 athletes selected by the TGCA from the 1A through 4A classifications. Read was a three-time state qualifier in the mile relay for the Lady Leps.