G SCCR, AREA ROUND vs. LUFKIN AT TYLER ROSE, 6:00 (VAR)
HS TEN, AT ENNIS TOURNEY, 8:00 AM (VAR)
HS TRACK, SCOTTY NEAL RELAYS AT MEXIA, TBA (ALL) *new day
BB, AT SEGUIN, 7:00 (VAR)
BB, SEGUIN AT RO, 5:00 (MAROON) 7:00 (WHITE)
SB, LEGACY AT RO, 5:15 (JV) 7:00 (VAR)
Members of the Red Oak Varsity Boys Basketball Team Receive District Awards
On February 18, the District 14-5A Basketball Coaches met at Lancaster High School to vote on players throughout the district to receive a District Award.
The following members of Red Oak Varsity Boy’s Basketball team received the district awards at the meeting:
First Team All-District: Mark Boson and Colton Castor
Second Team All-District: Austin Benjamin and Ty Weaver
Honorable Mention All-District: Harold Evans-Cooper and Tariq Fahmi
“Please congratulate these young men for their accomplishments. Red Oak competed in a tough district. Two of the teams were in the regional final four (Lancaster and Mansfield Summit), and our district had the State Champion (Lancaster),” says Coach Stephen Foster. “These young men should be very proud of these awards.”
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Photo identification: Front row: Harold Evans-Cooper, Mark Boson Back row: Coach-Preston Foster, Tariq Fahmi, Ty Weaver, Austin Benjamin, Colton Castor
Red Oak High School Girls Powerlifting Advances Three To State
The Girls Powerlifting Team had a great performance at the Region 3 Powerlifting Meet on March 2. The team finished in second place with 21 points. Several student-athletes qualified for the State Powerlifting Meet in Corpus Christi that will be held on March 19 and 20. The individual results are as follows:
Shannon Halbert – 1st Place –State Qualifier
Haley Lord – 2nd Place –State Qualifier
Michaela Braly – 2nd Place –State Qualifier
Lauren Konrardy – 4th Place
Juana Escareno – 4th Place
Brooke Coy – 12th Place
Girls powerlifting coach Bryce Haugh says, “These girls did a tremendous job competing and representing Red Oak High School. I am proud of the girls for their dedication and work ethic throughout the season. It has been an honor to get to coach this group of girls and I am looking forward to seeing Shannon, Haley, and Michaela compete at the state meet.”
Photo identification: First Row [L-R] Haley Lord, Shannon Halbert, Michaela Braly Second Row [L-R] Brooke Coy, Lauren Konrardy, Juana Escareno
Red Oak High School Senior Signs with Cisco College
Red Oak High School Senior Alizah Mendoza signed with Cisco College to play soccer in the upcoming Fall of 2015.
Head Varsity Girls Soccer Coach Matt Loafman said, “We are extremely excited for Alizah as she takes this next step in both her athletic and academic career. She has been a wonderful player through the years and an important component in the success of the program. We wish her the best!”
In attendance for the signing were her parents, Freddie and Delilah Mendoza, family, and coaches.
Red Oak High School Varsity Boys Golf Team Finish First
On February 18, the varsity boys golf team took first place at the Lancaster Country View Tournament hosted by Desoto High School.
The Hawks were anchored by Sophomore Marshall Higginbotham, who posted a career best 78. It was his first tournament as a Hawk to break 80. His performance earned him Top Medalist Honors. Third place Medalist Honors went to Sophomore Kyle Warner, who shot a 93. Kyle has been focusing mainly on basketball, but will now turn his attention to golf. The other three members of the team, Justin Lewis, Zach Hafner and Zack Davis shot 97, 112 and 114 respectively.
The Hawks total of 380 topped second place Grand Prairie High School’s total of 412 by 32 strokes. Other teams in the competition were Desoto High School and Cedar Hill High School.
Team golf is scored by taking the best four scores out of the 5-man team and then the highest score is dropped. The Hawks will compete against local competition at Mansfield National on February 24, 2015.
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