Regional Track Meets set
Sulphur Bluff, North Hopkins, Cumby, Yantis, and Miller Grove will be in the Region III-1A track meet that is scheduled for Friday, May 15-Saturday, May 16. The site has been move to Palestine ISD.
Sulphur Springs takes 1-0 series lead
It was a shutout with sizzle.
Taylor Clifton threw a three-hit shutout, fanning six batters as Sulphur Springs downed the Kilgore Lady Dogs 6-0 in Game 1 of a best-of-three Bi-district Class 4A softball playofsf.
The large crowd at Lady Cat field at SSHS got to see Clifton throw a masterful game, especially considering the long lay-off. Clifton allowed just three base runners on the night and Kilgore never really had a threat to score. During the middle innings, Clifton retired 15 batters in a row on a variety of dipping and darting pitches, mixed in with a fastball. Five times she retired Kilgore in order.
HALLSVILLE — The Bobcats bats were booming as they scored early and often taking a 12-8 win over Sulphur Springs Friday.
The District 13-4A baseball game had been delayed since May 1 due to the UIL statewide swine flu outbreak ruling, turned out not to be the biggest news of the day for the Bobcats.