High School Sports

  Wellman-Union Football team blessed by Lubbock Dental Group

Travis Epperson says they were glad to help out the Wildcats, since his wife is from six-man community Sands. “We wanted to donate professional quality mouth guards to their team. these are custom made like the Tech football teams wears.”

UIL: There will be high school football this season

TAPPS delays start of high school football season

Coronado boys basketball coach sings, says he’s “too blessed to be stressed”

  Teeter named first female football coach in Lubbock ISD

Joshua Conner takes over as Head Football Coach/AD at Meadow

Levelland’s Trenton Jones lands his first job as a coach in Lamesa

Continued Coverage

Corbin Brooks is the new Roosevelt Softball Coach

  Wellman-Union returns to workouts after COVID-19 scare

Danny Wrenn is back, new girls basketball coach at Kingdom Prep

  A rodeo family reunion in Seminole

Plainview hires Lockney’s Adrian Alfaro to coach girls basketball

Texas UIL approves football live streaming

  Ropes High School returns to practice

Ropes High School football team returned to the field Monday afternoon for their first practice since the Coronavirus shutdown. From coaches to players, the consensus was everyone was proud to be back.

  Former Lubbock High Catcher set to play summer ball

Former Lubbock High School catcher Matthew Garcia will be heading to South Carolina later this month to compete in the Beach Collegiate Baseball League (BCBL).

  Lubbock shooter Kayla Riewe sets sights on Junior Olympics

Kayla Riewe has been around guns since she was a little girl. She said she shot her first real gun in the second grade on a camping trip with her father and her grandpa.

Sudan’s Mariah Steinbock soars to New Heights

Growing up in the small town of Sudan, Mariah Steinbock excelled in sports, winning a State Championship on the girls basketball team in 2009.

New Crosbyton Coach looks like Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger

Texas Tech football program ranked 10th in community service hours

Brandon Gilbert steps down at Trinity Christian

I Beat Pete: At-Home Edition vs Frenship softball seniors

Ropes & SpringLake-Earth help each other reach their goal....posts!!

Cornonado hires new girls basketball coach

Brian Ramsey takes over in Morton

Ramsey was the head coach at Merkel last year and has been at Electra, Cross Plains & Ranger.

  Texas UIL, TAPPS cancel spring sports

With Governor Greg Abbott's announcement that schools are out for the remainder of the school year, comes the cancelation of spring high school sports.

  Danny Wrenn retires from Plainview basketball

After 33 years at Plainview High School, Danny Wrenn has retired from coaching the girl's basketball team.

  Lubbock-area track athletes hoping part of season can be saved

Hundreds of track athletes had their dreams of competing on the highest level of prep sports come to an end with the spread of the coronavirus, but with the season currently being postponed, there is still hope that some part of the season can be saved.

  Lubbock ISD Athletics holds virtual track meet on Twitter

Lubbock ISD found a way to hold a virtual track meet on Twitter this week, inviting other schools to record and post their results on social media.

Trinity Christian hires new Varsity Girls Basketball Head Coach

Trinity Christian School is excited to announce the promotion of Josh Bailey to Head Varsity Girls Basketball Coach.

UIL announces extended suspension of all UIL activities

The University Interscholastic League (UIL) is extending its suspension of all UIL sanctioned activities due to the outbreak of COVID-19 in Texas.

Jeff Caffey parts ways with Slaton

Slaton and Head Football Coach/AD Jeff Caffey have agreed to part ways.

UIL limits state basketball tournament attendance

The number of fans allowed to attend the state basketball games in San Antonio will be limited.

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Shallowater Fillies

On Saturday down in San Antonio, the Shallowater Fillies beat Woodville 61-43 to win the 3A UIL State Championship.

  Hoop Madness State Tournament, Boys Regional Final scores for Saturday

Here's Pete with your high school basketball scores for Saturday.

Shallowater girls win 3A State Championship

The 8th ranked Shallowater Fillies won their first State Title since 2004 beating #3 Woodville 61-43 Saturday morning in the 3A Championship in San Antonio.

Nazareth girls win record 24th State Championship

The Nazareth Swiftettes are No. 1 for the fourth year in a row.

  Hoop Madness Playoff scores for March 6

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores for Boys Regional Semifinals from Friday night!

Shallowater & Nazareth Girls Advance to State Title Games

#8 Shallowater topped #5 Schulenburg 61-26 in the 3A State Semifinals, and the #1 Nazareth girls advanced to the 1A State Title game beating #23 Veribest 43-23.

Hoop Madness Playoff scores for March 3

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores for Boys Regional Quarterfinals from Tuesday night!

Coronado Girls Basketball coach announces career change

Kriss Ethridge, who has a standout career as an educator, coach, and student athlete in Lubbock ISD, has announced she is stepping down as head coach of the girl’s varsity basketball program at Coronado High School.

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Southcrest Christian Lady Warriors

On Saturday, Southcrest Christian won their third-consecutive TAPPS State Championship.

  Hoop Madness Playoff Results for Saturday, Feb. 29

Here are your high school basketball playoff scores for boys and girls.

  Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Friday, Feb. 28

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores for Boys and Girls from Friday night!

  Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Thursday, Feb. 27

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores for Boys and Girls from Thursday night!

Hoop Madness: Playoff pairings for Area teams

41 Area teams are left in Hoop Madness Playoff action!

Lubbock ISD student athletes to sign letters of intent today

Three Lubbock ISD student athletes are signing their letters of intent to play collegiate sports this afternoon, Wednesday, February 26.

Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Tuesday, Feb. 25

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores for Boys and Girls from Tuesday night!

Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Monday, Feb. 24

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores for Boys and Girls from Monday night!

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Brownfield Lady Cubs

The Lady Cubs upset No. 4 Wall in the area round of the playoffs, and have now beaten 3 "Top 10" teams in their last four games.

Hoop Madness Playoff Pairings as of Sunday, Feb. 23

Here are your playoff pairings for boys and girls high school basketball as of Sunday, Feb. 23.

  Hoop Madness Playoff Scores for Saturday, Feb. 22

We’ve got your high school basketball playoff scores from around the South Plains for Saturday, Feb. 22.

  Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Friday, Feb. 21

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores for Boys and Girls from Friday night!

Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Thursday, Feb. 20

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores for Girl’s Playoffs action from Thursday night

Hoop Madness: Playoff pairings for area teams

We have your area-round pairings in High School Hoop Madness: Playoff edition.

Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Tuesday, Feb. 18

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores and highlights for Boys and Girls Playoffs action from Tuesday night

  Coronado retires Jarrett Culver’s high school jersey

While the special ceremony will not be open to the public, we will be streaming the event Tuesday morning on KCBD.com and the NewsChannel 11 Facebook page.

  Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Monday

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores and highlights for TAPPS Boy's Area Round and Bi-District Girl’s Playoffs from Tuesday night

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Frenship Lady Tigers

The Frenship Lady Tigers are currently 27-5 on the season and went undefeated in district play.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Friday, Feb. 14

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Friday night!

I Beat Pete: Free Throws vs. #1 Kingdom Prep

This week on I Beat Pete, we headed out to Kingdom Prep Academy, where their boys basketball team is ranked #1 in the State in TAPPS 1A.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Tuesday, Feb. 11

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Tuesday night!

  Hoop Madness Scores & Highlights for Monday, Feb. 10

Here's Pete with your high school basketball scores and highlights for Monday night.

  Joseph Hood promoted to Head Football Coach at Lamesa

Lamesa Introduced their new head football coach at the school Monday morning. Joseph Hood will move up from being the Defensive Coordinator to lead the Golden Tornado football program.

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: O’Donnell Eagles

After beating Ropes 55-53, the O'Donnell Eagles improved to 8-0 in district play and won the district title for the first time since 2002.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Friday, Feb. 7

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Friday night

A slew of signings on the South Plains: 53 area kids from 9 schools sign

53 area athletes from 9 different schools put pen to paper today to play their sports at the Collegiate level. Congrats to the athletes, their parents, coaches, teachers and residents!

Area athletes sign letters of intent

National Signing Day was a snow day locally. With school cancelled all over, signing ceremonies were postponed until tomorrow. However, some areas had school and athletes were able to put pen to paper.

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: No. 3 Lubbock Christian Lady Eagles

The No. 3 Lubbock Christian Lady Eagles are the Hoop Madness Team of the Week.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Friday, Jan. 31

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Friday night!

Whitehouse’s Coach Cook heading to Super Bowl to watch Mahomes

Adam Cook, the coach that knew Patrick Mahomes before he was on the national stage will now get to see Mahomes play on the biggest stage.

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Sundown Roughnecks

The Sundown Roughnecks are the Hoop Madness Team of the Week after beating Tahoka in thrilling fashion.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Friday, Jan. 24

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Friday night!

  Hoop Madness Scores & Highlights for Jan. 21

Here’s Pete with your high school basketball scores for Tuesday night!

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: No. 8 Sands Lady Stangs

The Lady Stangs are a team that locks down on the defensive end, and a team that loves to be around each other.

  Hoop Madness Scores & Highlights for Jan. 17

Here's Pete with your high school basketball scores for Friday night.

Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Tuesday, Jan. 14

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Tuesday night!

Area Teams in High School Basketball State Rankings

The new State basketball rankings are out according to the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches (TABC) and many area teams are ranked. Look for them on our Hoop Madness Coverage Tuesdays and Fridays.

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Levelland Lobos

Currently, the Lobos are 18-6 on the season and are on a seven-game winning streak.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Friday, Jan. 10

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Friday night!

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Tuesday, Jan. 7

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Tuesday night!

Abernathy’s Darrell Daily announces his retirement

After 33 years of coaching, including the last 11 as the head football coach/AD at Abernathy, Darrell Daily announced on social media he is retiring.