Prairiland defeated New Boston 55-51 last night. Prairiland jumped out to a 16 point lead in the second only to watch the Lady Lions come back to tie it at 49. Caitlyn Folse calmly sank two free throws to put Prairiland back up for good. Hannah Murdock led the team with 14 points. Prairiland will play the winner of Tatum and Harmony who plays tonight.
In other playoff action, Paris fell to Gilmer 49-37. Gilmer only led by four points after the third quarter before pulling away in the final frame.
It was Bullard 57-43 over North Lamar. Mylee Nottingham led North Lamar with 20 points.
Tonight the Honey Grove Lady Warriors will play North Hopkins at Prairiland at 6:00 pm while Detroit faces Harleton at 8:00 pm in Pittsburg.
Also tonight on Mix 107-7, the North Lamar Panthers will host the Paris Wildcats at 7:00 pm. The Detroit boys will travel to McCleod. Chisum will be at Mt Vernon.
In softball yesterday the Prairiland Lady Patriots defeated Tom Bean 3-0. Grace Unruh and Mckenna Guest combined for the shutout. Unruh had nine strikeouts while Guest finished with four.
Jacksonville 55 – Sulphur Springs 26
Royse City 70 – Hallsville 43
Royse City’s Sophomore Maggie Hutka surpasses 1,000 career varsity points in tonight’s bi-district playoff game
Mt Pleasant vs. Whitehouse at Gladewater Tue 6:30 pm
Texas High vs. Lufkin at Pine Tree Tue 8:00 pm
Argyle 57 – Godley 17
Bullard 57 – North Lamar 43
Canton 35 – Crandall 19
Gilmer 49 – Paris 37
Pleasant Grove 62 – Kilgore 35
Van 49 – Farmersville 24
Chapel Hill MP 103 – DeKalb 30
Daingerfield 77 – Gladewater 60
Edgewood vs. Life Oak Cliff Tue 6:00 pm
Hughes Springs vs. White Oak at Longview Tue 7:00 pm
Mineola 80 – A+ Academy 8
Mt Vernon 61 – Paul Pewitt 50
Prairiland 55 – New Boston 51 upset
Rains 70 – Uplift Hampton 40
Sabine – Elysian Fields at Longview Tues 6:30 pm
Winnsboro 85 – Atlanta 46
Clarksville vs. Beckville at Queen City Tue 6:00 pm
Como Pickton vs. Merit Bland at Rains Tue 6:00 pm
Detroit vs. Harleton at Pittsburg Tue 8:00 pm
Harmony vs. Tatum at Longview Tue 7:30 pm
North Hopkins vs. Honey Grove at Prairiland Tue 6:00 pm
Rivercrest vs. Hawkins at Pittsburg Tue 6:00 pm
Union Grove 62 – McLeod 41
Wolfe City 41 – Campbell 14
Avinger vs Ector at Rivercrest Tue 6:00 pm
Dodd City – BYE
Sulphur Bluff 58 – Miller Grove 40
Saltillo – BYE
Hughes Springs at Ore City Tue 6:30 pm
Mt Pleasant at Greenville Tue for the district championship 7:30 pm
North Lamar hots Paris 7:00 pm
Sulphur Springs hosts Lindale
Saltillo at Union Hill Tue 5:30 pm
MPJH’s Track Meet in Sulphur Springs is now Monday (Feb 24) instead of Tuesday (Feb 25).
The Paris Wildcat Baseball team played Prairiland in a scrimmage Monday. The Paris JV plays Prairiland today (Feb 18) on the hill at 5:00 pm, depending on the weather.
The 2020 UIL Wrestling State Championships will be on February 21-22 at the Berry Center in Cypress, Texas. Conference 5A and 6A boys’ matches begin at 8:30 am on Friday, and 5A, 6A girls matches begin at 11:00 am. Events on Saturday begin at 8:30 am with Conference 5A and 6A boys. Conference 5A and 6A girls begin at 10:30 am. Saturday. The Parade of Champions starts at 4:30 pm, and all championships matches will follow. A wrestling schedule and participant list are on the UIL web site.