Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 03/26/2014 - 10:58am
By Daniel Elizondo
Lumberton seniors Macy and ShayMitchell will be taking their volleyball savvy to the next level after the twins signed a letter of intent to play for Wharton County Junior College inWharton. The twins signed the letter on Thursday along with family, coaches and WCJC Head Volleyball Coach Brianna Florus.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 03/26/2014 - 10:57am
Chris Elam and Patrick Reed recently received all region awards while Elam was selected by the TexasAssociation of Basketball Coaches to the All-State team. Elam led the Tigers with a 26.33 point per game average. He also rebounded at a 5.0 rebound per game clip, and averaged 2.5 steals per game.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 03/26/2014 - 10:54am
The Silsbee Tigers and the Bridge City Cardinals had a battle of epic proportions on Tuesday. Bradyn Griffin and Chase Shugart took the mound in a pitchers dual that could be the highlight of the season. Both pitchers hurled seven complete innings and both pitchers gave up just three hits.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 03/19/2014 - 7:40am
The Silsbee Lady Tigers softball team picked up a couple of wins last week. They defeated Orangefield by a 1-0 score and Buna by a 7-2 score. The two wins upped the Tigers record to 12-4 this year. The team is 3-1 in district play.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 03/19/2014 - 7:39am
Alejandra Avila walks into the room with the appearance of a china doll. The 4-11, 107 pound beauty would be the last person that anyone would expect to be a 3-time state champion powerlifter – and she accomplished this feat. Silsbee was noted during the 90’s as being one of the finest power lifting schools in the state of Texas. but they never had a three time state champion.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 03/19/2014 - 7:38am
The Buna Cougars defeated the Silsbee Tiger baseball team by a 5-4 score Friday on the Cougars home diamond. The Cougars jumped ahead in the game in the bottom of the first inning when Ty Cleveland blasted a home run off Silsbee pitcher Matthew Hartman. The blast scored two runs.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 03/12/2014 - 7:49am
The Kountze Lions hosted the Diboll Lumberjacks in a double header on Saturday and the Lions ended up with a split with the highly ranked Diboll squad. The Lions lost the first game 20-0 and then came back to win the second game by an 8-7 score.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 03/12/2014 - 7:45am
By Daniel Elizondo
The Silsbee Tigers (8-3-1) can now state its claim, entering District 21-3A action this week. Silsbee made the most of its regular season, capping off the non-district schedule going unbeaten in the Jasper Tournament last weekend.