Paris – The area round of girls high school basketball begins tomorrow for local teams. On Friday night a top 25 match up between the 25th ranked Honey Grove Lady Warriors and 15th ranked Union Grove. The game will be played at Emory Rains high school at 6:30. The Clarksville Lady Tigers are up against Bells, with the winner advancing to the regional quarterfinals to play the winner of Honey Grove and Union Grove. And the Cooper Dogettes take on 8th ranked Alba Golden tomorrow at 6pm at Mt. Pleasant high school
Match ups on the boys side, the Paris Wildcats play Spring Hill on Tuesday at Emory Rains. Game time on 101.9 KBUS is set for 7:30. North Lamar will play on MIX 107.7 at Sulphur Springs high school against Gilmer on Tuesday at 7pm.
Mount Pleasant – The area round of girls high school basketball begins tonight for local teams. This evening on KLAKE 97.7 the 17th ranked Mt. Vernon Lady Tigers take on Harmony at Emory Rains high school. Tip off on KLAKE is set for 7pm. Tomorrow night the 16th ranked Chapel Hill Lady Devils are on the air on Star 96.9 when they take on Whitewright. The game will be played at Sulphur Springs high school. Tip off is at 6pm. While at 7:30 Friday night 7th ranked Winnsboro plays DeKalb at Mt. Pleasant high school.
The bi-district round for area boys basketball teams is set for Tuesday. The Mt. Pleasant Tigers take on the Lufkin Panthers. The game will be played at Tatum high school with tip off at 7pm. The 25th ranked Daingerfield Tigers take on the Chisum Mustangs with details still in the works. Mt. Vernon plays And the Chapel Hill boys play Prairiland at Mt. Pleasant high school at 8pm.
Sulphur Springs – The area round of girls high school basketball begins tomorrow for local teams. Tonight the Sulphur Springs Lady Cats face Mansfield Summit at North Forney high school. Tip off is scheduled for 7pm. Also this evening on KLAKE 97.7 the 17th ranked Mt. Vernon Lady Tigers take on Harmony at Emory Rains high school. Tip off on KLAKE is set for 7pm. And the Cooper Dogettes take on 8th ranked Alba Golden tomorrow at 6pm at Mt. Pleasant high school. Meanwhile, details are coming out about the bi-district round of the boys basketball playoffs. The Mt. Vernon Tigers will take on DeKalb. Commerce will play Alba Golden and North Hopkins is up against Wolfe City.
In college hoops the Texas A&M Commerce Lions fall 93-84 to West Texas A&M last night.
Pitchers and Catchers report for the Texas Rangers today at Surprise Arizona. Texas finished as American League West Champions at 88-74. Full workouts begin next week.
In the NHL tonight the Dallas Stars look to bounce back from their overtime loss to St. Louis when they travel to Arizona to play the Coyotes at the Gila River Center. The Stars come in to the game 2nd in the western conference with 80 points on the year. Puck drop tonight is set for 8pm
Only 3 days left until Daytona. It was 1959 when NASCAR opened up the famed Daytona International Speedway, that’s helped to create generations of racing legends. The green flag on Sunday is scheduled to drop at noon.