The Wortham baseball team bowed out of the postseason playoffs with a pair of one-sided losses to Crawford in a Class 2A area series at Waxahachie High School on Thursday night.
In her final high school track meet, Coolidge’s Amaya Brown broke a state-meet record. She did not win a gold medal, but she was a record-breaker at the UIL Class 1A State Track & Field Championships at Mike Myers Stadium in Austin on Saturday.
With legendary pitchers Warren Spahn and Johnny Sain leading them to the World Series, the 1948 Milwaukee Braves had a slogan about them: Spahn and Sain and pray for rain.
Mexia baseball coach Evan Simpson had a young team this season, with four freshmen and two sophomores starting. There was a certain amount of shuffling that went on in the early going as players tried to find their niche.
The Mexia baseball team went through a youth movement this season. Four freshmen and two sophomores were among the starters for much of the campaign.