Lumberjack 7-on-7 team headed to state tourney

After an outstanding showing in Gilmer this past weekend, the Diboll Lumberjacks are headed back to the state 7-on-7 football tournament for the second straight year. Diboll won two of three games in pool play at Gilmer’s state qualifying tournament to move within a win of a spot at the state tournament in College Station. … Read more

Diboll T-ballers ball way to district championship

After overcoming several hurdles along the way, the Diboll Red T-Ball All-Stars were at their best when the games meant the most. Now Diboll is headed to the state tournament with the District 2 Championship under their belts. Diboll bounced back from an earlier one-run loss to Hudson White to sweep a pair of games … Read more

Angling for a title

In their first year of competition The Diboll High School Lumberjack fishing team had a very successful year as seven teams qualified for the June 13-14 Regional Championship to be held at Umphrey Pavilion on Lake Sam Rayburn. Team members include Mathew Moreno, Waylon Jones, Jose Santana, Dylan Muskinas, Dakota Powell, Caleb Stewart, Dillion Haschke, … Read more

’Jacks go to ’Dogs

The Diboll Lumberjacks were in a scoring slump heading into the baseball playoffs. Unfortunately they weren’t able to come out of it, falling 2-1 and 5-0 to Carthage in the bidistrict round played Friday and Saturday at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches. The Lumberjacks actually scored first in Game 1. Christian Palacio led … Read more

’Jacks go to ’Dogs

The Diboll Lumberjacks were in a scoring slump heading into the baseball playoffs. Unfortunately they weren’t able to come out of it, falling 2-1 and 5-0 to Carthage in the bidistrict round played Friday and Saturday at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches. The Lumberjacks actually scored first in Game 1. Christian Palacio led … Read more

Jacks playing Friday at SFA

District 20-4A is a different animal than most baseball districts across the state. There’s only four teams, and they play each other three times to determine the district standings (all four make the playoffs). Heading into the final round of district play, three of the four teams – Diboll, Hudson and Jasper — had a … Read more

Lady Jacks’ season ends

The Diboll Lady Jacks were playing in their first softball playoffs in about a decade and things were looking good following an 8-3 Game 1 victory over the Rusk Lady Eagles on Thursday, April 30, at Cushing High School. But, perhaps Rusk’s two-run seventh-inning homer was a harbinger of things to come for the Lady … Read more

Lady Jacks head to playoffs

The Diboll Lady Jacks finished out the district season on a two-game skid. They fell to Huntington last week, then dropped a district finale 10-1 Monday at Hudson. Still, the Lady Jacks finished second in District 20-4A and will take on the Rusk Lady Eagles in the bidistrict round of the playoffs at Cushing High … Read more

Lady Jacks undefeated in district play

The Diboll Lady Jacks finished the first round of district softball play undefeated with a 6-3 come-from-behind victory Thursday, April 2, over Hudson at Lady Hornet Field. Diboll pitcher Aileen Robles gave up two homeruns in the bottom of the first, as Hudson took a 3-0 lead. From there, she allowed just six base runners. … Read more

Jacks even loop mark with win over Bulldogs

The Diboll Lumberjacks evened their district record with a 3-2 home win over the Jasper Bulldogs on Tuesday, April 7. Christian Palacio pitched a complete game for the win, spreading out 6 hits, 3 walks and 7 strikeouts over 7 innings. The Lumberjacks scored their three runs in the third inning. Andrew Rios hit into … Read more