10-10-18: Sports Notes

10-10-18: Sports Notes


We are still on track to re-open Cardinal Gym next Wednesday, Oct. 17.

The first event in the new-look facility will be the Lady Cardinal volleyball team taking on Tyler Junior College in a 7 p.m. contest.

Please make plans to join us (no admission charge) for this special night and huge game.


The Cardinals suffered a 49-24 decision to No. 17 Kilgore College on Saturday.

The loss dropped the Cardinals to 3-4 on the season and 3-3 in conference play.

The Cardinals are scheduled to be at home Saturday against Rezolution Prep in a no-conference game. Kickoff at Bruce Field is set for 1 p.m.


The Athens High School sports arena is the place to be tonight when the 10th-ranked Lady Cardinals take on No. 8 Navarro College. Game time is 7 p.m.

The Lady Cardinals, 17-2 on the year, are coming off a 3-0 win Saturday against Brookhaven College in non-coference action. Navarro is 28-3.

Here are the current Region XIV Conference East Zone standings with two games remaining:

Navarro 3-1

TVCC 2-2

Panola 2-1

Tyler 1-3

The top three teams earn berths in the regional tournament at Lee College in November. The fourth-place team will face the South Zone's fifth-place team in a play-in game to qualify for the regional tournament.

In the first TVCC-Navarro meeting last month, Navarro scored a 3-1 win, taking a 22-25, 25-19, 25-21, 25-14).

You can watch tonight's game online at www.tvcc.edu.

The Lady Cardinals travel Friday to face Cedar Valley and will be at home at the AHS sports arena on Saturday against Wharton at 1 p.m.