Diboll (0-5) Last week: Madisonville 41, Diboll 12. This week: at Tatum (4-0) This week, Diboll will be tested by a Tatum team that has allowed a total of 13 points through four games this season. The Eagles are coming off their second shutout of the year, a 17-0 victory over Diboll’s district rival Center. ...

The Diboll defense played a solid first half, and the Diboll offensive youth movement showed signs of life in the second half, but Madisonville put together four quarters of solid play on both sides of the ball to hand the Lumberjacks their fifth straight loss to start the 2013 season, this one 41-12 Friday night ...

The Diboll Lumberjacks cross country team finished fourth in Saturday’s Stephen F. Austin Lumberjack invitational. District rival Hudson won the event with 58 points with runners finishing 4th, 10th, 11th, 16th and 17th. East Bernard finished second with 73 points, led by champion Wyatt Kieler, who finished the 3.1-mile course in 16 minutes, 27.8 seconds. ...

The Lumberjacks quest for their first win of 2013 was put on hold for at least another week as they dropped a 38-7 decision on the road to the Bullard Panthers. Conner Mebane led Bullard with 165 yards and two touchdowns on 19 carries. Meanwhile, the ‘Jacks fell in a big hole early for the ...

  Dazzlers dazzling crowd in new outfits   The Diboll Dazzlers perform in their new uniforms during halftime of the Lumberjacks’ loss to the Corrigan-Camden Bulldogs on Friday, Sept. 6.   The Lumberjacks travel to take on Bullard on Friday, Sept. 13.           Photo by Richard ...

Jacks o’ Week Lumberjacks of the Week honored by the JackBackers are Raive Sheppard on offense and Clayton Bullock and AJ Moorland on defense. Shonna Clay was Lady Jack of the Week for the volleyball team. District football Carthage 2-0 0-0 Jasper 1-1 0-0 Huntington 1-1 0-0 Diboll 0-2 0-0 Center 0-2 0-0 Corrigan-Camden 28, ...

RICHARD NELSON editor@dibollfreepress.com The Diboll Lady Jacks traveled to Onalaska on Tuesday, Sept. 10, for a non-districtvarsity volleyball matchup. The match was a back-and-forth, edge-of-your -seat affair that went Onalaska’s way in five games, 13-25, 25-20, 16-25, 25-22, 12-15. “The crowd at Onalaska was hostile and very, very loud, but we kept our composure very ...

CODY L. HAVARD Special to The Free Press This week Diboll will head to Bullard with its sights set on its first win. Bullard (1-1) suffered its first loss of the season on Friday night as White Oak used a big-play offense to power its way to a 35-14 victory. Riley Larkin led White Oak ...

The Diboll Lumberjacks took some steps forward in their season progression toward becoming a successful football team during a 28-14 home-opening loss to Corrigan-Camden on Friday, Sept. 6. While the Jacks never had the lead, they did tie up the game at 7 with just 32 seconds left in the first half. Quarterback Raive Sheppard ...

RICHARD NELSON editor@dibollfreepress.com It was a roller coaster week for the Diboll Lady Jack volleyball team Aug. 27-Sept. 3. The Lady Jacks began the week setting records in a five-game barnburner against Class 4A New Caney. Each game was close, with Diboll losing 21-25, 25-20, 26-24, 20-25, 14-16. Lexxus Hamilton set the school record for ...