Athens — A local 7th & 8th grade travel basketball team called the Athens 'Cuse, is holding a raffle ticket fund raising event. Up for raffle are three sets of four Dallas Mavericks tickets. First game is OKC vs. Dallas, March 17th, second game is Phoenix vs. Dallas April 10th, and the third game New Orleans vs. Dallas April 17th. Three drawings and three winners. All non winning tickets will be eligible for each remaining drawing. Each drawing will be held three days in advance of the games. Tickets are $5.00 each and all proceeds will directly benefit the Athens 'Cuse basketball team. Tickets can be purchased at Service Plus Automotive & Tire, Red Dot Steel Buildings, Athens Screen Printing, Scotts Fast Oil and Lube, and Walker Plumbing Supply. Pictured from left to right are Chris Taylor, Xavius Fulton, Miles Koehler, Josh McDowell, Noah Bush, Anthony Simmons, Gary Lyons, Braylon Woods, and Javiry Bowman, not pictured are Tabias Marshall, and Breyshawn Walker.
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Here we go.
The Henderson County area will have five teams opening bi-district playoff series this weekend in hopes of making a long trip in the state playoffs.
TVCC accepting nominations for Hall of Fame
Nominations for the 2014 induction class for the Cardinal Hall of Fame are currently being accepted at Trinity Valley Community College.
HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: AHS drops contest to Lady Cats, 3-2
The Athens Lady Hornets lost their only warm up game of the post season, 3-2, to the Sulphur Springs Lady Cats in five innings Monday night in Sulphur Springs.
4/23 Athens Teenage Baseball Association Standings
Games played at Coleman Park
Through Sunday, April 20
Note: The next round of games is set for Thursday night for Ranger, Coach Pitch and Ozone divisions. The AAA Division will have games on Friday night, while T-Ball is set for Monday.
HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Heading to the playoffs
The Brownsboro Bears clinched a Class 3A playoff berth with a 19-8 win over the Canton Eagles on Friday.
HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Mabank tops Van, 7-5, remains tied for first
The fight for the District 15-3A title could come down to the final regular season game on Thursday night.
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Patriot pride
For Eustace Ladydog senior Caitlyn Culp, making the transition to college volleyball was a pick that felt like family.
HIGH SCHOOL TRACK: Track teams finish strong at Class 2A area meet
The Malakoff Tigers, Eustace Bulldogs and Kemp Yellowjackets track teams had a strong showing at the District 13-14AA area track meet April 16 at Kemp High School.
JUNIOR COLLEGE FOOTBALL: TVCC Cardinals release 2014 football schedule
The 2014 football schedule is out for the Trinity Valley Cardinals with two conference games to start the season.
HIGH SCHOOL TRACK: AHS sending two athletes to regional track meet
Athens Lady Hornets trackster Jada Bowman is headed to the regional track meet on April 25-26 after a strong showing at the area meet on Tuesday.
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