Category Archives: Hometown Sports

LCM alum, Hayden Reed, is recognized athletic scholar

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Hayden Reed, formerly of Orange, has been named the men’s Scholar Athletes of the Year in Division I for the 2013-2014 track and field season by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), the association announced Tuesday.

WOS season ticket sales announced

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Current WOS season ticket holders can purchase their 2014 football tickets during Aug. 5-6 from 9:00 – noon, and 1:00 – 3:00 pm. Tickets will be available at the athletic office at WOS High School. Season tickets will be available

BC Little League triumphs in District 32 Championship

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Team as pictured (standing): Cade Brown, Jordan Alexander, Kent Michael, Logan Hamm, Kadeon Evans, Blade Perkins, Slade Foreman, & Rylan Ply. (Kneeling) Ryan Ellis, Colby Collins, Jackson Tims, Tanner Wilson, & Cameron Yadon. Bridge City Little League 12 year old

2014 All County Baseball Team

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The 2014 Baseball season in Orange County was filled with some outstanding performances by our local athletes and teams.  Bridge City continued a stellar playoff tradition by winning their 23rd district title and going 3 rounds deep in the state

Winning the Gold; indescribable

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How does it feel to win the gold medal at the UIL State Track and Field Meet? “I don’t know how to explain it other than amazing,” said Alexus Henry, Monday. “But I feel like amazing is an understatement of

Register for BC Girls and Little Girls Basketball Camp

Bridge City will be hosting a Girls and Little Girls Basketball Camp June 9 – 12, 2014 (Monday – Thursday). Incoming grades 4 through 9 will be held at the High School Competition Gymnasium. The Little Girls Camp will be

Bridge City Cardinals take on Huffman in quarterfinals

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The state’s third ranked Bridge City Cardinals will face fifth ranked the Huffman-Hargrave Falcons in a best-of-three series in the Region III quarterfinal round of the state baseball playoffs this week. Game One of the series starts Wednesday, May 14,

District 21-3A Track Results are in

Below are the Top 4 placements from the District 21-3A track events held at West Orange-Stark  High School  Girls results 400 Meter Relay 1: West Orange-Stark;49.28 2: Hardin-Jefferson;49.29 3: Silsbee;50.30 4: Buna;51.55  800 Meter run 1: DeLord,Becca,Hamshire-Fannett;2:26.14 2: Worthy,Morgan,Orangefield;2:27.83 3: Fezia,Mercedes,West

LCM’s Burke wins PGA spring series

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Jack Burke continues to rack up the victories on the golf course. One of the biggest by far came this past weekend when the 11 year old LCM fifth grader won the 2014 South Texas PGA Spring Series Golf Championship.

BC Powerlifting State Meet highlights Jacey Walker and Emily Warren

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 From left to right is Junior, Jacey Walker and Sophomore, Emily Warren       Jacey Walker and Emily Warren represented Bridge City Powerlifting Team on Saturday at the THSWPA State Meet in Corpus Christi.  The did an outstanding job.  Sophomore, Emily

Cardinals outlast Buna 4-3 in district opener

The Bridge City Cardinal baseball team opened district 21-3A district play at home on Tuesday night against the Buna Cougars and the fans in attendance certainly got their moneys worth as the Cards secured a 4-3 victory. Bridge City sent

LC-M baseball has time change

LCM’s District opener against Livingston has been moved to a day game. It will be played at 2:30 at Don Gibbons field at LCM.

Cardinal boys Weightlifters participate in regionals

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The Bridge City Boy’s Powerlifting Team brought two young men to the Regional Meet on Saturday, March 1. Sophomore, Jacob Trahan placed third in the 132 weight class by lifting a total weight of 930 pounds, and Sophomore Colt Poole

BC Powerlifters competed in Palacios

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The Bridge City Girl’s Powerlifting Team competing in the Region 4 Division 2 Regional Powerlifting Meet in Palacios, Texas on Wednesday, February 26, 2014. In the 114 weightclass, Junior Jacey Walker placed third lifting a total weight of 610 pounds. 

WOS baseball game rescheduled

The WOS home softball game scheduled for Feb. 25 against East Chambers, has been moved to Monday, Feb. 24, Starting at 5:00 pm. The varsity game will follow.

Fraudulent Prescription ring busted

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Following an investigation which took about a year, 10 people were indicted and later convicted of obtaining fraudulent prescriptions from a doctor’s office. A former office manager for Dr. Howard Williams, Candy Rash, was approached by Debra Godfrey about participating

Huge Victory for Bridge City Lady Cardinals

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For the first time in school a history a Bridge City basketball team is heading to the state regional tournament. On Tuesday night the Bridge City Lady Cardinals defeated Sweeny 61-58 in the regional quarterfinal round. The Lady Cardinals will

Mauriceville student wins Brentwood Open

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Jack Burke, Mauriceville Elementary fifth grader, shot a 76 to win the SETX Brentwood Junior Open today. Jack’s proud parents are Aaron and Sabrina Burke.

Who was F. L. McClain of Orangefield Football Stadium

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It’s been a long time since ‘Mac ‘ McClain was commonly seen on the Orangefield ISD campus with his bright, blue eyes and dark, slicked back hair. Many Orangefield residents remember McClain well, while newer residents may wonder why his

CCS boys division champs

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CCS Jr. Varsity Boy’s A team knocked out four teams and one forfeit to become the Bronze division Champions Saturday in The St. Anthony tournament. Divisions are divided by school size. The boys truly fought like “Lions” to win this tournament, finally

TDSHS fish consumption advisories issued

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The Texas Department of State Health Services (TDSHS) issued a revised advisory on fish consumption from the Neches River and all contiguous waters from State Highway 7 bridge west of Lufkin downstream to the US 96 bridge near Evadale, including