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Baseball: Wild finish in District 5-5A could happen in the coming days
Depending on the outcome of Friday's round of district games, there could be a wild finish in District 5-5A with four teams battling it out for the final two playoff spots with one game left.
Ryan hires Nicole Hervey as its next volleyball coach
Golf: Argyle on its way back to state
Baseball: Guyer starts hot, wins eighth in last 10 games
It wasn't always easy for Guyer junior pitcher Cade Branum on Tuesday night.
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Softball: Denton's season ends with 6-3 loss to Rider in 5-5A play-in game
Denton softball has been down the past several years, but under new coach Maggie Stephenson, the Lady Broncos have rejuvenated the program. A poor start to district play put Denton in a bad spot, but the Lady Broncos roared back with a solid second round of District 5-5A and found themselves in a play-in game with Wichita Falls Rider for the fourth and final playoff spot. Denton began the game on fire with three runs in the first inning, but cooled off the rest of the game as Rider responded and held the Lady Broncos scoreless the final six innings on the way to a 6-3 victory and playoff berth.
Baseball: Liberty Christian coach reaches 300 career wins — twice
Reaching 300 career wins is a nice milestone for any coach to hit. Still, Liberty Christian's Johnny Isom didn't give his big victory much thought, until he had to do it all over again.
Girls Golf: Lady Broncos enter regional tourney with sights set on state
As the Denton girls golf team rolls into Monday's opening round of the Class 5A regional golf tournament in Lubbock, the Lady Broncos will be doing so with some newfound confidence and one goal in mind.
Softball: Buettner, Leeds help Ryan clinch second place in 5-5A
Matt Buettner promised his team would make the playoffs when he was hired as Ryan's softball coach in June, and the Lady Raiders wasted little time in securing that spot weeks ago. Friday's win in the regular-season finale simply put a stamp on that comeback season.
Baseball roundup: Ryan holds off Denison
Ryan jumped out to a two-run lead Tuesday before Denison responded with three runs in the fourth inning to take the lead. But the Raiders quickly regained the lead before holding on for a 4-3 win over the Yellow Jackets.