Spikers continue winning ways

The Diboll Lady Jacks followed a nail-biting 5-game home win over Athens on Friday, Sept. 5, with an easy 3-game home sweep of Onalaska on Tuesday. Diboll won the first game against Athens, 26-24, and then Athens evened it up with a 25-21 win. Diboll came back with a 25-21 victory, and Athens staved off … Read more

DHS distance runners improve times

Diboll’s cross country runners got their season started Saturday at Union Grove. All the athletes’ hard work over the summer has begun to pay off. Each of the varsity boys made personal –records, bettering previous times by no less than 30 seconds all the way up to near three minutes. These young men include Caleb … Read more

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