Lady Jacks rounding into form

The first time around the Diboll Lady Jacks allowed the visiting Huntington Devilettes to hang around throughout the game, even giving up the lead in the fourth quarter. However, Diboll came through in the end for a 57-46 victory. The second time around, played Tuesday, Jan. 27, in Huntington, the Lady Jacks weren’t such nice … Read more

Young guns

After many chilly practices, the regular season for the Diboll Lumberjack and Lady Jack soccer teams is now finally under way. After a few scrimmages and a regular season opener, coaches have seen both improvements and aspects that need to be improved upon. Both teams have set lofty goals and expect to see good things … Read more

Lady Jacks find ways to win

The Diboll Lady Jacks pride themselves on their outside shooting prowess; however, that completely abandoned them Tuesday at home. Still, the Lady Jacks found a win to defeat Palestine 59-44. For the first time in about two years, the Lady Jacks hit no three-pointers in a game. Seeing it was just going to be one … Read more

Lumberjacks get past Lions

The Diboll Lumberjacks exploded for 22 points in the second quarter to take a 37-19 lead over Livingston at home Tuesday, and finished off the Lions 75-53. Until the second-quarter barrage the Lions were hanging with the Lumberjacks with the help of consecutive three-pointers by Deion Welsh in the first quarter’s final 90 seconds. However, … Read more

Diboll scores and scores some more

The Diboll Lumberjacks broke the century mark for the first time in their young season, defeating Crockett 106-81 at home Tuesday night. The game was much closer than the final score indicates. Crockett led 21-16 at the end of the first quarter, but Diboll began heating up in the second quarter to take a 40-38 … Read more

Lady Jacks hang in for win

The Diboll Lady Jacks came through with a 59-53 home victory Tuesday night against Central Heights. The game was close throughout, with neither team taking more than a six-point lead … and that didn’t come until the Lady Jacks scored the final four points of the game on two free throws and a Salara McCarter … Read more

Sports Briefs 12-4-14

Volleyball All District Selections MVP #8 Cheyenne Woodard Sr. Middle Hitter- Center Offensive Player #4 Katie Popejoy Jr. Outside Hitter- Jasper Defensive Player #5 Shawneece Jones Sr. Middle Blocker-Jasper Newcomer of the Year #12 Mekayla Hubbard Soph. Outside Hitter-Center Coach of the Year Pam Bass-Diboll First Team #11 Maya Williams Soph. Middle Hitter-Diboll #15 Destiny … Read more

Diboll hoops teams playoff bound

Even without a “Basketball for Dummies” reference book it’s easy for the least-knowledgeable to see both the Diboll Lumberjacks and Diboll Lady Jacks will make the playoffs. There are four teams in each district, and four teams make the playoffs. The district is comprised of Diboll, Hudson, Huntington and Jasper. However, it doesn’t take a … Read more

Sports Briefs 11-20-14

Lady Jacks sweep Coldspring Varsity: 88 Coldsprings: 45 Kamry Mott: 12 pts Shayla Hubbard: 12 pts, 7 assists, 5 rebounds, 5 steals Tiffany Simmons: 12 pts, 7 rebounds, 4 assists Mia Ward: 11 pts Kyla Cunningham: 9 pts, 6 rebounds Kayla Trekell: 8 pts Miracle Haywood: 8 pts Mia Williams 8 pts, 7 assists Brianna … Read more