SUDDEN STOP: Jefferson Girls Ousted In Bi-District Playoff

By Charlie Chitwood The Jefferson Lady Bulldogs saw their fine season come to a crashing halt Tuesday night, ended by Sabine’s Lady Cardinals, 75-41. Jefferson’s girls finished their season at 25-9. Lady Bulldog Head Coach Mark Allen and his staff – assistants Brandon Allee and Larry Sturgill – are on District 16-3A’s marquee, sharing Coach… Read More SUDDEN STOP: Jefferson Girls Ousted In Bi-District Playoff

24th-Ranked Jefferson Girls Facing Play-In Before Playoffs; Round Three With White Oak Starting To Take Shape

By Charlie Chitwood When it comes to playoff seeding, there’s only room for one second place team. Mark Allen’s Lady Bulldogs had to scoot over in that slot to make way for a White Oak squad that rallied in the second half to drop Jefferson 48-39 in White Oak. The 24th-ranked Lady Bulldogs and the… Read More 24th-Ranked Jefferson Girls Facing Play-In Before Playoffs; Round Three With White Oak Starting To Take Shape

LADY BULLDOGS REBOUND WITH 3 STRAIGHT WINS Jefferson Travels To White Oak For Key 16-3A Matchup

By Charlie Chitwood Mother Nature may have crowded the Jefferson High basketball schedules over the past week, but Jefferson’s girls got on a roll in winning three games in six days against District 16-3A competition. The victories over Ore City (last Thursday), Beckville (last Friday) and Harleton (Tuesday night) lifted the Lady Bulldogs record to… Read More LADY BULLDOGS REBOUND WITH 3 STRAIGHT WINS Jefferson Travels To White Oak For Key 16-3A Matchup

DAWGS ROLL ON IN FIRST Jefferson Grabs Eighth Straight 16-3A Victory With Win Over Harleton

By Charlie Chitwood The Jefferson High boys are getting on a pretty serious scoring roll, blowing out Ore City and Beckville with 90 points back-to-back before settling down to a mere 64-17 route of Harleton. Tristen Dowell’s Dawgs are now 18-5 on the season and a perfect 8-0 in District 16-3A. As with the girls,… Read More DAWGS ROLL ON IN FIRST Jefferson Grabs Eighth Straight 16-3A Victory With Win Over Harleton

ELYSIAN FIELDS TOO MUCH FOR LADY BULLDOGS; Jefferson Girls Fall 59-37, Drop Into Sole Possession of 2nd Place

By Charlie Chitwood The Elysian Fields Lady ‘Jackets eased out to a 12-9 first quarter lead and then distanced themselves from Jefferson over the next two quarters, claiming a 59-37 victory over the Lady Bulldogs and taking over sole possession of first place in the District 16-3A girls’ hoops race. Jefferson’s only loss in district… Read More ELYSIAN FIELDS TOO MUCH FOR LADY BULLDOGS; Jefferson Girls Fall 59-37, Drop Into Sole Possession of 2nd Place

BULLDOGS DROP EF, 64-37; Jefferson Boys Stay Perfect in District

By Charlie Chitwood Nearing the halfway point of their district slate, Jefferson’s varsity boys rolled over Elysian Fields 64-37 and remained without a nick to their undefeated District 16-3A record. The Dawgs won each of their last two road games and are now 15-5 on the year and 5-0 in district play with back-to-back games… Read More BULLDOGS DROP EF, 64-37; Jefferson Boys Stay Perfect in District

LADY BULLDOGS RACE PAST DAINGERFIELD IN OPENER, 73-41

By Charlie Chitwood The Jefferson High girls opened up their 2016-17 campaign with a resounding yet foul-plagued 73-41 victory over Daingerfield on Tuesday night, utilizing a balanced scoring attack and tenacious defense that saw 11 of 12 players reach the scoring column.   Senior guard Jayda McCoy led the Lady Bulldog rout with 17 points… Read More LADY BULLDOGS RACE PAST DAINGERFIELD IN OPENER, 73-41

TITLE TOWN, TEXAS

Avinger Boys Earn Third Basketball Championship From Staff Reports & Wire Reports SAN ANTONIO – Call them the Avinger Indians. Or if you’re from around here, just call them “Champs.” The Avinger High boys wrapped up another magical season by claiming the Class 1A basketball crown at The Alamodome in San Antonio, knocking off Happy’s Cowboys 46-37 in the semifinals and then vanquishing Grady’s Wildcats 50-36 in the… Read More TITLE TOWN, TEXAS