March 3, 2020 - Shelby County 4H Juniors - Jacie Lee, Camille Greer, Carter Greer, and Hannah Wages attended Livestock Judging contests in San Antonio. They also attended the East Central FFA contest, as well as the San Antonio Livestock Exposition.
At the East Central FFA Contest, Carter Greer placed 56th overall out of 172 Juniors. This was only his second contest to compete in since beginning Livestock Judging. The youth competed as a Team at San Antonio Livestock Exposition, placing 27th out of 109 Junior 4H teams. Hannah Wages landed 35th with a large group of 344 juniors judging the contest.
The Shelby County 4H Livestock Judging teams are looking forward to contests in Houston, Austin, and the District contest in College Station later this spring.
March 2, 2020 - The Shelbyville Lady Dragon softball game is cancelled for March 3 at Chireno due to the boys playoff game scheduled same day at 6pm in Nacogdoches in the Johnson Coliseum on SFA Campus.
March 2, 2020 - The Dragons Regional Quarterfinal playoff game will be Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 6pm in the Johnson Coliseum on SFA Campus versus Gary. The Dragons are the visitor. District Passes and Coaches Passes accepted. Adult admission is $6 and student admission is $4.
March 2, 2020 - The Tenaha Tigers Track and Field season will begin in Groveton with the Groveton Relays on March 5 in Groveton.
Junior High athletes are scheduled to compete on March 6, also in Groveton.
Tenaha Tigers High School Track and Field Schedule
- March 5th: Groveton Relays at Groveton
- March 12th: Newton Relays at Newton
- March 26th: Cushing Bearkat Relays at Cushing
- March 30th - April 1st: 22-2A District Meet in Shelbyville
- April 15th: Area in San Augustine
- April 24th - April 25th: Regional in Palestine
- May 8th - May 9th: State in Austin
Tenaha Tigers Junior High School Track and Field Schedule
- March 6th: Groveton
- March 23rd: Cushing
- April 2nd: District in San Augustine
Bryan High School on Friday, February 28, 2020 –
The Timpson Lady Bears varsity basketball team travelled to Bryan High School on Friday for a Texas UIL Region III elimination game with the Grapeland Sandies. Grapeland came out of the gate fast and led 20-7 by the end of the first quarter of play. The Timpson defense tightened in the second period and the Lady Bears were able to outscore Grapeland 7-5. The Sandies took a 25-14 lead into the locker room at the halftime intermission.
Grapeland built a bigger lead in the third quarter by outpacing Timpson 17-8 points. This gave GHS a 42-22 lead going into the final frame.
Timpson cut Grapeland’s lead even more during the fourth stanza. Brylee Behrens and Laiton Braddock hit three 3-pointers and teamed up for a combined 11 third-quarter points. This helped cut the Grapeland lead to just seventeen points, at 59-42, by game’s end.
Grapeland was led by Keaundria Harris with 15 points. Grapeland goes on to face Woden Saturday, February 29, 2020 at Bryan High School at 6 p.m. The Lady Sandies stand at 33-5 overall for the season.
Timpson finished their season with a 30-7 season record. They were led by Brylee Behrens with 13 points. Laiton Braddock had 10, Jaycee Campbell 8, Harlie Ware 7, and Claire Johnson scored 4 points.
February 27, 2020 - The Shelbyville Dragons are Bi-District Champs! They will play Friday, February 28 at Hudson High School in Lufkin TX at 8pm vs Broaddus in the Area Playoff round. The Dragons will be visitors. District and Coaches passes will be accepted.
Tenaha Special Events Center, Tuesday, February 25, 2020 –
The Shelbyville Dragons varsity basketball team has advanced through the UIL Bi-District round of the boy’s varsity playoffs by defeating the Alto Yellowjackets by a 76-58 score. The Dragons came in as the first-place representative of District 22-2A. Alto was fourth-place in District 21 2A.
Shelbyville wasted no time as they jumped out to a 23-11 lead by the end of the first quarter. By halftime they held a 41-32 lead over Alto. The third stanza saw SHS boost their lead to 63-48.
Leading scorer for Shelbyville was Jay Buckley with 27 points. Kolby Parker added 20 points to the Dragon’s tally and Brayden Hand helped out with three 3-pointers for nine points. Alto was headed by Skyler Atkin with 18 points.
The Dragon will head to the Area round to face Broaduss, the second-place representative of District 23 2A. Time and date will be announced at a later time.
Tenaha Special Events Center, Tuesday, February 25, 2020 –
The Timpson Lady Bears varsity basketball team used a 17-6 points scoring advantage, during the fourth quarter, to pull away from Shelbyville’s Lady Dragons and take a 55-45 win. The game was the UIL Region III Quarterfinal. Timpson came into the contest as the District 22 2A second seed and Shelbyville came in as District 22 third seed.
The game was close early with Timpson leading by just a single point, with a 13-12 lead, at the end of the first quarter.
Halftime saw the two teams tied at 23 points apiece. Shelbyville gained a one-point advantage at the end of the third stanza and the game went to the fourth period with the Lady Dragons holding a narrow 39-38 lead.
Leading scorer for Timpson was Harlie Ware with 23 points. Other Lady Bears in double figures were Brylee Behrens and Laiton Braddock with 10 points apiece.
Kiana Bennett led the Lady Dragons with 27 points.
The Lady Bears will next play District 20 2A representative Grapeland on Friday, February 28 at a site to be announced later.
Update: Baseball tryouts have been cancelled for today. However, we will have tryouts tomorrow at 5:30 at the Ballpark. This will be for the 7-8, 9-10 and 11-12 age groups. Any questions, please call 936-590-7196.
February 24, 2020 - Center Baseball tryouts will be Monday and Tuesday, February 24th and 25th at 5:30pm. Tryouts are for Coach Pitch, (9-10) and (11-12) year olds only and will be held at the Baseball Fields at Center Park located behind the college. T-ball does not try out.
February 24, 2020 - The Lady Dragons and Dragons Basketball teams will play their playoff games tomorrow night, February 25th in Tenaha.
The Lady Dragons will begin at 6:00 pm vs. Timpson in a Regional Quarterfinal game.
The Dragons will follow 20 minutes after vs Alto.