Area Sports

Bobcats clinch lead in fourth inning to defeat Roosevelt

By Elizabeth Tanner The Red River Sun CHILDRESS – Snatching the lead late in the fourth inning, the Childress Bobcats pulled an 11-1 victory over Roosevelt on Tuesday, April 6 when Camden Read singled on a 2-2 count for one run, breaking the tie. Notching five runs in the fifth, the big inning was driven…

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MMS, WJHS compete in district track

By Shauna Salinas The Red River Sun   WELLINGTON – The District 2-2A Junior High Meet took place in Wellington on Saturday, March 27.   The seventh grade boys’ placings were as follows: 1          Panhandle      193 2          Wellington      127 3          Shamrock       104 3          Wheeler           104 5          Memphis         43 6          Clarendon       22   100 Meters…

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Wellington, Memphis compete in district track meet

By Shauna Salinas The Red River Sun   PANHANDLE – The District 2-2A Track Meet took place April 1 in Panhandle. First through fourth place winners in the varsity divisions advanced to the regional meet April 14.   The Varsity girls’ placings were as follows: 1          Panhandle      237 2          Wellington      150 3          Shamrock       103 3…

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Lady Cats named District Runners-up

By Elizabeth Tanner The Red River Sun CHILDRESS – The varsity Childress Lady Cats were named District Runners-up with 152 points, only two pointed behind first-place Shallowater at the UIL 3A District 2 track meet on Thursday, April 1.   The varsity Bobcats, on the other hand, finished fourth out with 85 points. Competing schools…

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Bobcats drop wins to Abernathy, Shallowater

By Elizabeth Tanner The Red River Sun CHILDRESS – Scoring on a groundout, double and walk in the first inning, Abernathy was able to secure an early lead over the Childress Bobcats in a 12-1 final on Tuesday, March 30.   Struggling to contain Abernathy’s high-powered offense, the Bobcats surrendered 12 runs, six of which…

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Lady Cats lose lead in early defeat

By Elizabeth Tanner The Red River Sun   SLATON – With Slaton scoring three runs on two stolen bases and a single in the first inning, the Childress Lady Cats fell 15-5 in an early defeat on Tuesday, March 30.   Surrendering an additional five runs in the fourth inning, the Lady Cats struggled to…

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