A pair of big district match-ups involving Brownwood, Wylie, and Sweetwater highlight week eight. Also a Jones County rivalry is renewed between Anson and Hawley.
ABILENE, Texas — While many of the skill players in the state are in College Station for the state 7-on-7 Championships this weekend, the men in the trenches will be in Abilene for the inaugural State Lineman Challenge at Shelton Stadium on the campus of Hardin-Simmons University.
The high school softball season is now officially in the books, and the postseason honors are rolling in for players around the state. That includes the Texas Girls Coaches Association All-State teams, which six Big Country players were selected for this year.
East Bernard rode the arm of pitcher Samantha Show to a 7-0 victory over Hawley.
A year ago the Hawley Lady Bearcats were just three outs away from heading to the state title game, but they would only get two. Now they return to Austin with another shot at a state title.
The Hawley Lady Bearcats are just days from their 2nd straight appearance in the Class 2A State Tournament.
This week marks the end of the 2014 softball season with the UIL State Tournament in Austin, and two Big Country teams have a chance at bringing home a state title.
The high school softball and baseball playoffs continue this week, and a total of six Big Country teams are still alive. Find out when and where they are playing here.
The Hawley Lady Bearcats are showing everyone they can win close games in the playoffs this year.
The Hawley Lady Bearcats kept their perfect season intact with an extra-innings victory over Colorado City.
This week the softball playoffs reach the regional semifinals and a total of six Big Country teams will look to take one more step towards state. Find out when and where they are playing here.
The Hawley Lady Bearcats kept their perfect season alive on Friday night with a win over Ballinger.
The third round of the UIL Softball Playoffs get underway this week as a total of nine Big Country teams will look to take one more step towards Austin. Find out when and where they will be playing right here.
This week athletes from all over Texas will head to Austin for the UIL State Track & Field Meet, and once again the Big Country will be well represented at the state capitol.
The Hawley Lady Bearcats jumped out to another fast start on Thursday evening. This time in their area round match-up against Early.
The baseball playoffs get underway this week with the bi-district round. Find out when and where the teams from the Big Country are playing right here.
The softball playoffs continue this week with the area round. Find out when and where the teams from the Big Country will play right here.
The Hawley Lady Bearcats cruised to the area round with a double digit game two victory over City View on Saturday afternoon.
Four Big Country softball teams finished the regular season among the best in the state. That's after the coaches ranked them in the top ten in their given classifications.
The bi-district round of the UIL softball playoffs get underway this week. Here is a list of the pairings for teams in the Big Country.
The Clyde Lady Bulldogs are among this week's big movers in the Texas Girls Coaches Association softball poll, and among the nine Big Country team ranked this week.
The search for a new head football coach in Hawley is over after the school board approved the hiring of Mitch Ables.
The Hawley Lady Bearcats continue their roll through the regular season.
The Hawley Lady Bearcats are the team most teams want to be. They have a perfect 22-0 record, so far this season.
The Big Country continues to add teams to the softball coaches polls this week with Brownwood and Santa Anna making their debuts.
A busy day of baseball and softball is in the books around the Big Country. Here's the Big Country baseball and softball scoreboard.
A total of ten Big Country athletes ranked among the top powerlifters in the state this weekend at the state meet. Including Hawley's Kneeland Donnelly bringing home a state title.
The Hawley Bearcats picked up a district road win on Tuesday night against the Clyde Bulldogs.
The Hawley Lady Bearcats kept their perfect record intact on Tuesday afternoon against district rival Clyde.
Mother nature has forced some games into the weekend. In the meantime some teams hit the hardwood for their traditional Friday night match-ups regardless of the weather. Check out the Big Country scoreboard right here.
Another night of high school hoops is in the books around the Big Country, and here's tonight's Big Country Scoreboard.
High school basketball scores from around the Big Country.
The area round of the football playoffs are right around the corner. Here's a list of the pairings involving the Big Country teams remaining in the postseason.
The Hawley Bearcats are entering the 2013 season looking for the 1st football playoff victory in the school's history.
Hawley's Anthony Sites talks to Eric Boynton about the Bearcats 3rd playoff appearance in school history.
Here's a list of the Big Country playoff matchups for the bi-district round.
The Hawley Bearcats picked up their first district win of the season on Friday night against Ballinger.
The Cisco Loboes continued their perfect regular season with a win over the Hawley Bearcats on Friday night.
The Merkel Badgers picked up their first victory of the season with a road win over Hawley Friday night.