806HSSC: THE RODNEY DANGERFIELD OF 806 HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS COVERAGE

June 14, 2016

“I don’t get no respect.” That’s what the great actor Rodney Dangerfield stated at one point in his career. I thought this quote accurately describes me in this 806 media world. Why say that? Well… We can start with me asking different businesses to help sponsor a magazine for 806 high school athletes and getting responses that ranged from, ” We will jump on board after a few years since…

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UIL LEGISLATIVE MEETING.. 1A AND 2A NOW SEPARATE FOR BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL PLAYOFFS

June 14, 2016

The UIL had their legislative meeting today and among other things that were passed academically, there was a proposal passed that allows 1A and 2A to split for baseball and softball championships; two teams from every district will advance to the new playoff format. Here are the full results below.   AUSTIN— The University Interscholastic League Legislative Council met Tuesday to make decisions on proposed rule changes in UIL academics,…

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MACIK, WEST KNOCKOUT HIGH-POWERED MUSTANGS IN 3A SEMIFINAL

June 8, 2016

In the 3A state semifinal, a game that was delayed for over an hour before it officially began at 8:05pm, the Shallowater Mustangs and West tipped off for a chance to play in the state 3A final against Van Alstyne, who won their game earlier to secure a spot in the title game. It was a pitchers duel early, but got away from Shallowater late and cost the Mustangs a…

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SHALLOWER BASEBALL TO TAKE THE MAIN STAGE TOMORROW AT DELL

June 8, 2016

In a season that was already full of expectations, the Mustangs achieved their ultimate goal; to represent the 806 at the state semifinal at Dell Diamond Park with a chance to go after a state title in baseball. Can we harken back to last year, when Littlefield knocked the Mustangs out of the 3A Regional Final Playoffs at Rip Griffin Park on Texas Tech’s Campus, they could’ve folded. They didn’t,…

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