Sports

Fishing Report

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Alan Henry GOOD. Water clear 84 degrees; 0.54’ low.

Wildcats are expected to compete, but not picked for playoffs

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STANTON - Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine has been the talk around the water cooler for a couple weeks as football season draws closer. After the UIL realignment, the Grady Wildcats will now compete in District 6-A Division I for the 2020-2021 season.

Local softball team finishes third in Midland tournament

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MIDLAND - The Lone Star softball team competed in the Midland 8 Game Tournament over the weekend and finished third in the 18 and under silver bracket. The team started with pool play and finished with one win, four losses and one tie to move into the silver bracket.

Dave Campbells offers first look at new football season

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MARTIN COUNTY - Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine hit the store shelves recently and gave some insight into the upcoming 2020 high school football season. The Stanton Buffaloes have been on a slump over the past few years and according to Campbell, 2020 will be more of the same.

Simpson signs with Wayland to play football, run track

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STANTON - One of Stanton’s most talented athletes has signed to play college football and run college track. Devan Simpson, a major contributor on the football field and standout track hurdler, has signed with Wayland Baptist University in Plainview.

Coaches pleased with workout turnout

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MARTIN COUNTY - One week after Texas University Interscholastic League Officials allowed school districts to start holding strength and conditioning workouts, coaching staffs at both Stanton and Grady are reporting record numbers.