9-11-18: Sports Notes

9-11-18: Sports Notes

VOLLEYBALL

The 9th-ranked Lady Cardinals improved to 10-0 Saturday with a 3-1 win (25-18, 19-25, 25-16, 25-19) win against North Central Texas at the Athens High School sports arena.

It's back to Region XIV Conference action Wendesday with a showdown in Corsicana against No. 12 Navarro. Game time is 7 p.m.

The Lady Cardinals are scheduled to participate in the North Central Texas College tournament Friday and Saturday.

FOOTBALL

The 12th-ranked Cardinals are scheduled to be back in action Saturday, traveling to Miami, Okla., to take on No. 4 Northeastern Oklahoma A&M. Kickoff at Robertson Field is 6 p.m.

The Cardinals are coming off a 37-24 loss at home Saturday to Tyler. NEO was a 14-10 non-conference winner against Georgia  Military. The Cardinals are 1-2 and NEO is 2-0.

SOFTBALL

The Lady Cardinals begin their fall exhibition season at home Saturday in the Cardinal Round Robin. Action is scheduled Saturday and Sunday.

Here are the Lady Cardinal games in the event at Drumgoole Field at Cain Park:

 Saturday – 9:45 vs. Dallas Tigers 16U, 3 p.m. vs. Dallas Tigers 18U

 Sunday – 11:15 a.m. vs. Nitro; 4:30 p.m. vs Lady Rangers

 

STUDENT ATHLETE OF THE MONTH

 

Congratulations to Lady Cardinal sophomore volleyball player Juliana Vaz. She was named Student Athlete of the Month at the Cardinal Pride Luncheon on Monday.