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H.S. Powerlifting: Several athletes are headed to State
There’s been an excitement around the Dogwood Circle over the past few days.
Several local powerlifters are headed to State after qualifying in the Regional rounds.
H.S. Basketball: Grapeland is headed to Austin for the State Tournament
The Grapeland Sandies are headed to Austin.
The basketball team beat out the LaPoynor Flyers, 85-71, on Saturday at Tyler Junior College to book its ticket to the State Tournament.
H.S. Basketball: Oakwood loses a close match against Laneville in the Regional Finals
The Oakwood Panthers fell against the Laneville Yellowjackets on Saturday, 77-69, in game three of their meetings this season.
H.S. Basketball: Grapeland, Oakwood move on to Regional Finals
The Grapeland Sandies and the Oakwood Panthers kept their momentums rolling as both teams came away from Friday's Regional Semifinals with victories.
H.S. Basketball: Grapeland dominates Kerens in the Regional Quarterfinals matchup
FAIRFIELD – Just about everybody in the city of Grapeland was on hand for the Sandies’ 88-70 win against Kerens on Tuesday night in the Regional Quarterfinals.
H.S. Softball: Cayuga, Elkhart place atop their respective weekend tournaments
Over the weekend, Cayuga and Elkhart both placed well in their respective tournaments.
Cayuga was able to come out on top and place first in the Slocum Tournament.
H.S. Basketball: Grapeland, Oakwood take on two tough teams on Tuesday night
The Grapeland Sandies and Oakwood Panthers are the last two teams left in the Dogwood Circle in the basketball playoffs, and both teams will be in action tonight in the Regional Quarterfinals.
H.S. Soccer: Palestine boys and girls changed to Saturday
The boys and girls soccer teams at Palestine have changed their games to Saturday at 1 p.m. and 2:45 p.m.
Both teams were originally scheduled to play tonight, but weather concerns postponed the games.
H.S. Football: Palestine, Elkhart have big days on National Signing Day
Palestine and Elkhart held signings for five individuals on Tuesday.
Palestine’s Jarrell Owens (Oklahoma State), Ben Luckett and Brian Thlang (both University of Louisiana-Monroe) and Sheldon Watson (Henderson State) signed their National Letters of Intent to play football at the next level.
H.S. Sports: UIL Realignment has Dogwood Circle teams facing new opponents
On Monday morning, a scramble to figure out scheduling occurred all across Texas.
The Texas UIL realigned the districts across the state and added another classification to the mix.
For Dogwood Circle teams, this meant a change of scenery and new opponents as well as a few old foes.
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