Category Archives: Sports & Outdoors

Goose hunters outlook improving

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I stood at the edge of my driveway with my head cocked to one side and a smile on my face, the big group of speckle bellied geese finally came into view and the picture was now complete. I turned to walk

WOS – PNG boys basketball game cancelled

The WOS Boys Basketball game at PNG on Dec. 16 has been cancelled.

Mustang Insider

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Living up to exactly what was expected, the Giddings Buffalo held tough against the Mustangs until the fourth quarter, when WO-S pulled ahead and finished the game strong, 34-14. The win moves the Mustangs on to the regional round where

Earl Thomas III takes care of his fans

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The phone rang a week ago Thursday while I was watching an old $25,000 Pyramid game show hosted by the late Dick Clark and waiting to leave for my 10 a.m. Silver Sneakers class at the Body Workz. On the

Not Just any old Swim Bait

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“I loved that movie,” said 15 year old Isaac, “but I couldn’t believe it was the name of a fishing bait as well.I thought Dad was kidding when he said y’all caught your fish on Usual Suspects last week.“Which came

WOS vs LaMarque tickets on sale

The WOS (visitors) vs. La Marque Cougars, Regional Round Football game will be played on Friday, Nov. 28, at 7:00 pm at Stallworth Stadium in Baytown. Tickets will only be on sale in the WOS Athletic office on Monday, Nov. 24, from 9:00

WO-S football tickets go on sale

Due to the Thanksgiving break and by advancing into the regional round, tickets will only be on sale in the WOS Athletic office on Monday, Nov. 24, from 9:00 am – 12:00 and 1:00 – 3:00 pm.  

Lady Bobcats take on WB

The Orangefield Bobcats Freshmen team lost to West Brook with a final score of 22-46. Outstanding players were Taylor Decker with 9 points and Megan Ibeck with 8. The Orangefield Lady Bobcats JV grabbed their first home win against West

Volleyball all district team, coach announced

All district superlatives

The 24-4A All-district volleyball team met Wednesday at the Botanical Gardens at Tyrell Park for pictures. They are as follows: Superlatives from left are, Alexis Henry, Bridge City, outstanding outside; Kathryne Padgett, Hardin-Jefferson, outstanding defensive player; Mallorie Brooks, Silsbee, newcomer of the year.

LCM’s Stegall signs with UT-Tyler

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Tuesday, Nov. 18, Little Cypress-Mauriceville senior Mikaela Stegall signed to play softball with the University of Texas at Tyler. UT –Tyler plays in the American Southwest Conference and has finished first in the conference in five of six past seasons.

Mustang Insider

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The Houston Scarborough Spartans were no match for the West Orange-Stark Mustangs from the kick-off to start the game until the last snap when the scoreboard showed, 64-0. The Mustangs, however, proved to be gentlemen allowing a running clock from

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“Is this the same drain we caught those flounder and reds out of last week?” asked Sam Perrin in a dubious tone of voice. The drain that he was pointing at with the tip of his rod was shallow even

Kaz’s Korner

Ryan Mallett wins battle of Tom Brady backups It’s not very often that a backup football player dazzles the world when he finally gets his chance to start a game in the National Football League, especially if he’s been around

WO-S’s Anderson brothers sign letters of intent

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West Orange – Stark High School seniors Aidan and Grant Anderson signed letters of intent to play college baseball at McNeese. Both have been members of the West Orange – Stark High School varsity baseball team for the past three

WOS Stallions cage BC Cardinals in hoops

The Stallions started off the basketball season hosting Bridge City. The 7A team won the first game by a score of 36-18. Wilbert Ned lead the offense with 11 points and Da’vion Riggs added 10. The 8A team followed that

State Champion Alexus Henry to sign with UTA


On Friday, 2014 State Champion high jumper, Bridge City Lady Cardinal senior Alexus Henry, will sign a track and field scholarship with the Univerisity of Texas at Arlington Lady Maverics. Alexus, who is a four year starter in volleyball, basketball

Chase Shugart signs with UT Longorns

Bridge City Cardinal pitching sensation Chase Shugart will soon be on the mound for the University of Texas Longhorns.

Bridge City Cardinal pitching sensation Chase Shugart will soon be on the mound for the University of Texas Longhorns. Shugart signed with the UT Longhorns on Wednesday during ceremonies held at the Bridge City High School cafeteria. Among his many

Trophies on both ends of the spectrum

As hunters and fishermen we all have our own idea of what constitutes a trophy. Each individual has a different outlook or criteria that they measure their game against. There are even standardized organizations whose sole purpose is dedicated to

A stiff North wind does the trick

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It wasn’t some magical phenomenon that ignited the “lights out” fishing on Sabine Lake this past week.All it took was a good outgoing tide and a few days of stiff north winds to lower water levels and flush even more

Kaz’s Korner

CLEVELAND BROWNS FANS VERY HAPPY WITH HOYER AT QB  If you had a chance to watch Thursday Night Football on the NFL Network, you would have seen the man they used to call Johnny Football sitting on the bench with

Lady Bears defeat Splendora in bi-district round

The LCM Lady Bears defeated  Splendora  in the bi-district round of the playoffs, 25-12, 25-15, 25-14, to improve to 38-4 overall. Sarah Woods had 9 kills, 2 blocks, 3 assists, 6 digs; Jade Piper had 32 assists, 13 digs, 1