Mallory comes to Hermleigh after spending one season at Throckmorton High School, where he lead the Greyhounds to the Class A-II state championship.
The Abilene High Eagles entered Saturday on the brink of elimination. They needed to sweep the day against Arlington Martin to survive and advance in the playoffs.
The Cisco Loboes are moving on to the Regional Semi-Finals after winning two games Saturday over Wall.
The Wylie Bulldogs were starting the Regional Quarterfinals with a doubleheader against the top ranked Iowa Park Hawks in Bowie.
In spite of a strong pitching performance by Derek Scott for Abilene High, Arlington Martin topped the Eagles, 2-1, to open their Class 6A Regional Quarterfinal series.
The Hawley Lady Bearcats took a 1 game lead in their series last night when they beat Ralls. Game two of the series also taking place in Hermleigh.
In the class 2A playoffs, the Hawley Bearcats faced the Albany Lions in game two of their series that took place at Hermleigh.
The Abilene High Eagles finished up Spring football practice on Friday night with the Black/Gold Game at Shotwell Stadium.
11 Cooper athletes made their college decisions official on Friday afternoon at the Cooper library.
It's not every Sunday that planes fly over Elm Dale Baptist Church, but for the past 29 years on the Sunday of Memorial Weekend it has become a tradition. The Big Country Squadron Commemorative Air Force, a group of volunteer pilots who are Air Force Veterans, flew vintage aircraft in formation to kick off Elm Dale's Memorial worship service.