The East Texas Elite ( ETE) Girls Basketball recently won two basketball tournaments winning the Primetime Sports Summer Hoops Tournaments in Dallas and Houston. The teams next tournament is the All American Sports Nationals in San Antonio Texas July 11-14. Team members are Kristen James (Goodrich), Kameri Mott, Kyla Cunningham, Miracle Haywood, Shayla Hubbard and ...

Seniors Angel Rosales and Michael Garcia are participating in the Iron Jack Program.  The free program is run by DHS coaches from 8 to 10 a.m. through July 25. Get your physical All incoming 7th, 9th and 11th graders must have a physical before they can practice or participate in district sports. Forms are available ...

The 2013 Diboll Summer Athletics Iron Jack Program is open to all Diboll students and is run by Diboll coaches. The free program is held from 8 to 10 a.m. Monday through Thursday at the Diboll High School weight room from now through July 25. The Iron Jack Program is a summer workout program which ...

Diboll’s Christen Simmons, seated, left, signs a letter of intent to play basketball at Texas College. Simmons, a four-year starter for the Ladyjacks, earned All-District honors each season. Pictured with her, sitting, is her mother, Felicia Simmons; and back, from left, are her father, Craig Simmons; Diboll head basketball coach Laura Jones; and mentor, Eric ...

HOUSTON — So, so close. The Diboll Lumberjacks fell just short of their state-tournament bid, dropping two games to the Silsbee Tigers on Saturday afternoon, June 1, at Reckling Park on the Rice University campus. The Lumberjacks took the lead in the best-of-three Region III Class-3A series with a 5-3 victory Thursday night, May 30, ...

HOUSTON — It’s hard to remain an unbiased reporter covering this group of Diboll Lumberjacks. Down 3-1 with two innings to go, the Lumberjacks scored four runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and held on for a 5-3 victory Friday night over Silsbee in Game 1 of the Region III-3A final at Cougar ...

The Diboll Lumberjacks are one series away from the state baseball tournament. The Lumberjacks will play Silsbee this week for the Region III-3A title, with the winner advancing to the state semifinals at Dell Field in Round Rock. Game 1 is set for 7 p.m. Thursday at the University of Houston. Game 2 is set ...

By Burlon Wilkerson “I can’t think of anything else I would rather have done over the last 30 years,” Terry Johnson said when discussing his upcoming retirement in a recent interview.  “Diboll has been good to me, and I have enjoyed my time here.” “Coach” Johnson, as he is usually called, plans to retire at ...

By Hunter McLeroy There is always something to be proud and cheerful about, but for these girls it’s a totally different story. These girls made the 2013-2014 Varsity Cheer team, which is a major accomplishment for all of them. This is big for them.  They  went to cheer tryouts towards the end of the 2013 ...

NEW CANEY — The Diboll Lumberjacks advanced to the Region III baseball final by sweeping the Huffman-Hargrave Falcons in a best-of-three series Friday and Saturday. Following a 5-4 extra-inning win Friday night, the Lumberjacks closed out the semifinal series Saturday afternoon with a 6-2 victory at Adam Dunn Field. Diboll junior Eric DeJesus earned the ...