Sports Briefs

Friday, Oct. 3 Football: Diboll hosts Corrigan, 7:30 p.m. Volleyball: Diboll hosts Huntington, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4 Cross Country: Hudson Invitational at Hudson Tuesday, Oct. 7 Volleyball: Diboll at Center, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10 Football: Diboll hosts Madisonville, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11 Volleyball: Diboll hosts Jasper, 4 p.m. Cross Country: Lufkin Coke … Read more

Hurley’s hat tricks

In hockey, an individual scoring three goals in a single game is known as “getting the hat trick.” In football, tossing three touchdown passes in a single game is just plain remarkable. And Lumberjack QB Kevin Hurley has done it twice, duplicating the feat in each in the past two games. Hurley connected with Jesus … Read more

First victory eludes Lumberjacks

The Diboll Lumberjacks enjoyed their first lead of the season two weeks ago against Crockett. After a week off the Lumberjacks enjoyed several more leads on the road against the Liberty Panthers, but still couldn’t hold on for their first victory, falling 36-32. The Lumberjacks will look to build on the increasing success and notch … Read more

Runners set best times

Caleb Stewart and Jair Ruiz placed in the top 10 to lead the Diboll cross country team to a second place finish in the Huntington Invitational. Stewart completed the 3.1-mile course in 17 minutes, 44 seconds, while Ruiz finished in 18:38. Alberto Flores finished 26th with a personal-best time of 20:04. Rounding out the Diboll … Read more