Lady Jacks split matches at home

The Diboll Lady Jacks volleyball picked up a win in a loss at home over the last week, picking up fourth place in the Centerville tourney in between. On Friday, Aug. 29, the Lady Jacks defeated the Corrigan-Camden Lady Bulldogs in three games, 25-11, 25-14, 25-17. Kill leaders were Kameri Mott and Mia Williams. Assist … Read more

’Jacks show signs of things to come

Way back in the early days of summer practices, Diboll head football coach Blake Morrison noted he and his staff would be inheriting a team long on enthusiasm but short on experience – and confidence. Morrison said at the time the 2014 Lumberjack roster would be a work in progress, with no established starters until … Read more

Lady Jacks busy on court

The Diboll Lady Jack volleyball program had a solid performance, hosting the Trinity Lady Tigers on Tuesday night. The Varsity defeated the Lady Tigers easily in three games and the JV and freshmen won in two games. Kill leaders were Mia Williams and Kameri Mott. Leading defense with blocks was Mia Williams, and the dig … Read more

Varsity Volleyball Schedule

DATE — OPPONENT — Time  —August Fri 29th — Corrigan — 4:30 p.m. —September Tues 2nd — at Splendora — 6:30 p.m. Fri 5th — vs Athens — 4:30 p.m. Tues 9th — vs Onalaska — 6:30 p.m. Fri 19th — at Groveton — 6:30 p.m. Fri 26th — at Liberty — 4:30 p.m. Tues … Read more

Varsity Football Schedule

DATE — OPPONENT Aug. 22 — Scrimmage vs. Kirbyville (Frosh,  JV, 5 p.m.; Varsity, 6:30 p.m. AUG 29 — Home vs. NEW CANEY SEPT 5 — Home vs. ATHENS SEPT 12 — At CROCKETT SEPT 19 — OPEN SEPT 26 — At LIBERTY * OCT 3 — Home vs. CORRIGAN OCT 10 — Home vs. … Read more

Lady Jacks suffer early-season losses

The Diboll volleyball teams were swept Tuesday night when they hosted Woodville. The varsity played tough and almost pulled out a win in Game 2; however, the team went down in three games. Kameri Mott, had a great showing, leading the team with kills and energizing the court.  Leading the team with serves was Mia … Read more

Cardiac Jacks back in playoffs

Richard Nelson editor@dibollfreepress.com The Cardiac Jacks are back just in time for the baseball playoffs. The Lumberjacks (6-5 in District 20-3A) clinched a playoff berth with a 9-5, 10-inning victory over host Central on Tuesday night. They play at home Friday against Hudson (8-3), with playoff positioning on the line. After taking an early 3-0 … Read more

Jack hoopsters still undefeated

RICHARD NELSON The Diboll Lumberjacks survived a third-quarter surge to defeat Woodville 54-41 Tuesday at home, going 4-0 on the young season. Diboll led 27-14 at halftime, going on a 13-4 run to finish the second quarter. However, Woodville (1-3) cut that lead to 27-20 in the first 1 minute, 20 seconds of the third … Read more

Lopez headed back to state CC meet

Hector Lopez finished third in the Region III-3A cross country meet Saturday in Humble, qualifying for the state meet in the process. Lopez finished the 5,000-meter (3.1-mile) course in 16 minutes, 50.2 seconds – 17 seconds behind district-rival Sam Farrell of Hudson, who won the race in 16:33.1 to lead his team to its eighth … Read more