AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Rodriguez sets school scoring record in AHS win over Mabank
The Athens Hornets soccer team picked up a big win Tuesday night in District 31-4A soccer action with a 5-0 decision over the Mabank Panthers.
HIGH SCHOOL POWERLIFTING: Brownsboro lifters finish top three in team standings at Bullard
The Brownsboro powerlifting teams finished with two top three finishes Saturday at the Bullard Panther meet.
2/20/14 Sports Calendar
Friday, February 18
Class 3A, Region II Area Playoffs
Longview Spring Hill HS
Athens vs. Pleasant Grove 7:30
HIGH SCHOOL POWERLIFTING: AHS lifters continue strong season
The Athens High School powerlifting teams had another strong showing at the Bullard Panther meet with two top 10 finishes on Saturday.
Athens powers past Gilmer
The No. 10-ranked Athens Hornets needed every point they could get from senior standout guard Anthony Sanders as they advanced to the Class 3A, Region III area round contest with a 71-62 win over the Gilmer Buckeyes at Robert E. Lee High School in Tyler.
After scoring a career high 47 points in their season finale win over Van on Friday, Sanders erupted for 43 points in the contest.
CLASS A, DIVISION I, REGION III AREA PLAYOFFS: Rough night
The LaPoynor Lady Flyers could not hit the shots when they needed to Friday night against the No. 16-ranked Slocum Lady Mustangs in a, 45-33, area round loss at Frankston High School.
AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: AHS Lady Hornets softball team loses opener, 5-3
The Athens Lady Hornets lost a hard fought game in their season opener to the Harleton Lady Wildcats 5-3 at Harleton Saturday afternoon.
TVCC SPORTS ROUNDUP: TVCC softball, basketball teams finish undefeated this weekend
It was a perfect weekend for the Lady Cardinal softball and basketball teams.
TSWA CLASS 3A ALL-STATE FOOTBALL: Top honor
Four Athens Hornets were recognized for their achievements on the football field this week on the 63rd annual Collin Street Bakery/Texas Sports Writers Association all-state football team.
AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Athens begins playoffs Tuesday night in Tyler
The No. 10-ranked Athens Hornets opening round playoff contest has been finalized for Tuesday night.
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