Athens Review, Athens, Texas

Breaking News


May 29, 2014

Six Tigers named to all-district team

MALAKOFF — Six Malakoff Tigers received recognition on the 13-2A all-district baseball team released by the district coaches.

Malakoff had three first team selections as junior Jett Foster was named as a catcher, while sophomore Hunter Snow was named as an infielder. Junior Braylon Cable was selected as an outfielder.

On the second team, the Tigers had junior Stephan Wolfe named as an infielder, while sophomore outfielder Dylan Grimm made the list. Sophomore pitcher Tristen Tobey was selected as a pitcher.

The Kemp Yellowjackets had the Co-District Pitcher of the Year in senior Corey Watkins, while Braxton Allison was named first team infielder. Junior pitcher Calbert Hukill was named to the first team.

Bryce Allison was named as a second team catcher, while Jesse Hall was named as a second team utility player.

Eustace had two players make the list in senior Ryan Brown as a second team infielder.  Senior pitcher Forrest Lane was named to the second team.

Below is the list for the 13-2A all-district team:

MVP — Aaron Hunter, Palmer, Sr.

Offensive — Marcus Thach, Palmer, Jr., Tristan Horton, Scurry, Sr.

Defensive — Hunter Vasquez, Palmer, Sr.

Newcomer — Brock Figureoa, Palmer, Soph., Laramie Sayles, Scurry, Fresh.

Pitcher of the Year

Bryan Archibald, Palmer, Jr.,

Corey Watkins, Kemp, Sr.

First Team

Catcher — Ryan Conger, Palmer, Jr., Jett Foster, Malakoff, Jr.

DH — Cole Howeth, Palmer, Jr.

Infield — Braxton Allison, Kemp, Sr.; Jesse Tranel, Red Oak Life, Jr.; Hunter Snow, Malakoff,  Soph.;     Ryan Carter, Palmer, Soph.; Mason Alexander, Scurry, Jr.; Zack Espinosa, Scurry, Soph.

Outfield — Jonathan Hurst, Red Oak Life, Soph; Braylon Cable, Malakoff, Jr., Jesse Alfaro, Palmer, Jr.

Utility — Dustin Todd, Scurry, Sr., Luke Kiser, Red Oak Life, Jr.

Pitcher — Calbert Hukill, Kemp, Jr. , Kyle Gilchrist, Red Oak Life, Sr.

Second Team

Catcher — Bryce Allison, Kemp, Sr.

Infield — Ryan Brown, Eustace, Sr., Dylan Lopez, Palmer, Soph., Ty Mitchell, Palmer, Jr., Stephan Wolfe, Malakoff, Jr.

Outfield — Dylan Hartley, Scurry, Jr., Avery Johnson, Red Oak, Jr., Dylan Grimm, Malakoff, Soph.

Pitcher — Tristen Tobey, Malakoff, Soph, Forrest Lane, Eustace Sr.

Utility — Jesse Hall, Kemp, Jr., Keegan Collette, Red Oak, Soph.

DH — Payton Snell, Scurry, Soph., Garrett Orman, Scurry, Sr.

Text Only
  • DSC_0002.JPG ‘I am truly blessed’

    It’s official.
    The next leader of the three time defending National Junior College Athletic Association champion Trinity Valley Community College Lady Cardinals program was introduced on Monday morning.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • AHS STP.jpg AHS wrapping up summer training program

    The summer is a time when coaches can get an early look at the mindset of their players.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Soccer.jpg Time running out

    If you are thinking about getting your kid into the Henderson County youth soccer association, time is running out.

    July 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • hornet_logo copy stroke.tif Essary rounds out Athens staff

    Athens head football coach and athletic director Paul Essary has announced several hirings that will round out his 2014 staff.

    July 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • DSC_0023.jpg DIXIE MAJORS STATE TOURNAMENT: Hello, South Carolina

    Hello, South Carolina.
    The Athens 12U little league baseball team put up some amazing numbers on Tuesday afternoon at the Dixie Majors state championship game in Center.

    July 15, 2014 3 Photos

  • Athens 12U team.jpg Athens 12U team wins first two games at state tournament

    The Athens 12 and under dixie youth baseball team won its first two games at the state tournament over the weekend

    July 15, 2014 2 Photos

  • AHS first place.jpg Reeling in the big catch

    Fishing has arrived at Athens High School as the team hosted the Hornet Classic on Saturday.

    July 15, 2014 2 Photos

  • Fanfare 2.jpg AHS season ticket renewals set for Aug. 4

    The Athens High School athletic department is gearing up for football season ticket sales.

    July 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Steve Tardiff.JPG New coaches announced at Eustace

    Eustace athletic director Heath Ragle announced his coaching vacancies in softball and basketball are filled with the hiring of Steve Tardiff and Joe Brown.

    July 11, 2014 2 Photos

  • UIL.jpg Changes on the way

    Every year, the University Interscholastic League implements new rules for coaches and officials to prepare for during the upcoming year.

    July 10, 2014 1 Photo