Swiftettes honored at Germanfest
amarillo.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 01:20:45 +0000
One of the greatest Texas High School athletic dynasties — Nazareth girls basketball — will be in full view Saturday at the Germanfest in Nazareth.
An exhibit will be on display from 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Nazareth High School cafeteria paying tribute to the 20 Texas high school state girls basketball championships won by the Swiftettes.
The latest Naz title arrived back in March in San Antonio when the the Swiftettes whipped Lipan 56-40.
Nazareth has reached the Texas high school state girls tournament 24 times since 1976.
Big prize money claimed at Fishin’ Fiesta
TheFacts.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 02:00:00 -0500
The 68th Freeport Host Lions Club Fishin' Fiesta produced quite a few winners in the five-day event.
Keys and Vandeweghe join Serena in Wimbledon quarterfinals
lubbockonline.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 05:13:04 +0000
LONDON — While most eyes were on the Williams sisters, CoCo Vandeweghe and Madison Keys quietly showed there are more American players to pay attention to at Wimbledon.
Vandeweghe and Keys both reached the quarterfinals for the first time at the All England Club, wrapping up their victories on outside courts just as Serena Williams’ match against sister Venus was getting started on Centre Court. With Serena also winning, it’s the first time since 2004 that three American women have made the last eight at Wimbledon.
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