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Wellman-Union Cross Country opens season

September 6, 2017

Wellman-Union Lady Cats and Cats opened the Cross Country season in Plainview on September 2, with the Lady Cats finishing 13th among 19 A-4A varsity schools.

Jade Griffiths was the first to the finish for the Lady Cats finishing 37th from among 141 runners.  Ally Mixon finished next in 49th, followed by Mercedes Alaniz in 84th.…

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Broncos outlast All Saints

September 5, 2017

By Mandy Contreras
Staff Writer

The Meadow Broncos kicked off their season with a home field win Friday night. The Broncos hosted the newly formed Lubbock All Saints Patriots.

Lubbock All Saints were the first to put points on the board, managing to go up 7-0 after scoring on their first drive.…

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Wildcats drop opener to Loraine

September 5, 2017

The Wellman-Union Wildcats took to the road on Friday night to face the Loraine Bulldogs.

The Wildcats found the going pretty tough for their first true game of the season and their first game under the guidance of Head Coach Joseph Hood, with a final score of 50-14.

On the opening series, Isaiah Hood ran the ball in for the Wildcats first score.…

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Lady Cats take match

August 21, 2017

Wellman-Union Lady Cat Volleyball is starting off on the right foot with a winning season so far. With almost everyone back from last year’s play-off team, expectations are as high as Jacy Rowden’s jumps.

The Lady Cats played Talkington Academy and then played in the Trinity Christian Tournament. They followed this up by their first action in the new Wildcat gymnasium.…

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Cubs earn All District positions

May 31, 2017

The accolades continue to come in for the The Brownfield Cubs following the 2017 baseball season.

Head Coach Bart Upchurch announced this week that 10 Cubs were named to the All District roster.

Upchurch said he was proud of his team’s season and all of the boys deserved All District honors.…

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Tennis wrap up

April 26, 2017

The Brownfield Cubs tennis team took 10 qualifiers to the 4A regional tournament, hosted at the McLeod Tennis Center, on the campus of Texas Tech University.  

The Cubs fought hard as their season came to an end with fierce competition all around.  

Dylan Dyer fell to Rohan Tanjavur, of Hirschi, 6-2, 6-4.  Jason Cabe / Jeremy Morin fell to Rodriguez / Sanchez, of Fort Stockton, 6-3, 6-3 while the doubles pair of Nikolas Salazar / Rider Jefferies fell to Windham/Helm, of Midlothian Heritage, 6-2, 6-1.…

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W-U competes at Whiteface Relays

April 5, 2017

The Lady Cats of Wellman-Union finished in 4th place in the Whiteface Antelope Relays with 75 points.  

The following finishers placed in various events:

Gracen Key: 1st in the 3200 m run, 800 m dash, and 1600 m run (new meet record of 5:55.41)
Danae Steiger:  1st in the 100 m hurdles and 3rd in the 300 m hurdles
Carmelita Alaniz: 1st in the Long Jump
Mercedes Alaniz: 4th in the Long jump and 5th in the Triple Jump
Jade Griffiths:  5th in the 800 m dash

The 800 m Relay team of Mercedes Alaniz, Carmelita Alaniz, Jade Griffiths, and Valeria Rios finished 5th.…

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USA Hockey, women reach agreement; seek growth for sport

March 29, 2017

Just three days before hosting the world championships, USA Hockey and the women’s national team reached an agreement to end a wage dispute and avoid a boycott on home ice.
The four-year deal finalized Tuesday night pays players beyond the six-month Olympic period, up to $129,000 if they win Olympic gold and improves development of the sport.…

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Garcia earns 15th at State

March 29, 2017

Brownfield High School Junior Diego Garcia competed Saturday at the Texas High School Powerlifting Association State Meet in Abilene and came home with 15th place.

Diego competed in the Division II 242 pound weight class. He posted a season best tying combined weight of 1,365 pounds.

Diego had season highs in both bench, in which he lifted 330 pounds and in deadlift in which he posted a deadlift of 520 pounds.…

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W-U track results

March 29, 2017

The Wellman-Union Lady Cats were the 3rd place team at the Dawson Relays.  

Individual places and relays included:

Gracen Key: 1st place in the 3200, 800, and the 1600.
Danae Steiger:  1st place in the 100 Hurdles and the 300 Hurdles and part of 2nd place 1600 Relay.
Jade Griffiths:  3rd place in the 800, 2nd place in the 400, and part of 2nd place 1600 Relay.…

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