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Bears reach playoffs for 11th year in row; Cards fall to second seed
It was a different kind of day for two different Orange County baseball teams on Saturday.
Three OC tracksters earn state; 3A running finals delayed
Several Orange County track athletes punched their tickets to the UIL State Track & Field Championships by placing first or second at their respective regional meets Friday and Saturday while bad weather hampered the 3A Regional Meet.
Lady Bears ‘knockout’ Dayton
No question about it, the Little Cypress-Mauriceville Lady Bears went for the knockout punch against the Dayton Lady Broncos Saturday afternoon in Game Two of their Class 4A Region III bidistrict series.
Lady Bears pound Dayton in Game One
Pounding out 13 hits against Dayton pitching, the Little Cypress-Mauriceville Lady Bears pounded out a 11-3 Game One bidistrict playoff victory at Port Arthur Memorial Friday night.
Bradley, Lady Bobcats topple Liberty
Kylie Bradley hit a game-winning grand slam in the top of the seventh inning to help get the Orangefield Lady Bobcats past the Liberty Lady Panthers 6-5 as the Lady Bobcats advance on the Class 3A Region III area round of the playoffs.
Pirates edge Bears to force play-in game
The Vidor Pirates forced a one-game playoff for the fourth-place playoff spot by defeating Little Cypress-Mauriceville 6-5 in 10 innings late Friday night at Pirate Field.
BC Cervenka signs with Southwestern University
Bridge City receiver/defensive back Tanner Cervenka signed Friday to play college football at Southwestern University in Georgetown. Cervenka was a second team selection as a wide receiver on the All-Orange Leader Football Team this past year as a senior. He caught 13 passes for 255 yards with five touchdowns.
American Idol Teaser
Southeast Texas native Kree Harrison is safe again. American Idol threw viewers and sinigers a curveball Thursday by not sending anyone home. Harrison received negative remarks from judges on Wednesday but it was announced she was in the Top 2 on Thursday before being told it did not matter. Now the votes from this week will be combined with votes next week to determine who makes the final three. Harrison sings again this upcoming Wednesday.
Pittman, Cardinals push past Mustangs, 12-2
The Bridge City Cardinals scored early Thursday night and then scored late to end the game on a run-rule versus the West Orange-Stark Mustangs.
Bobcats swat Buna to earn playoff spot
Getting superb pitching efforts from starter Braxton Smith and reliever Ryan Gunstream and picking up some timely hits, the Orangefield Bobcats snared the third-place playoff berth out of District 21-3A by downing the Buna Cougars 5-3 at Cougar Stadium Thursday night.
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