March 4, 2019 - Due to the boys Advance to the State Tournament the Softball game scheduled for Friday, March 8th vs West Sabine has been moved to April 19th. Also, Martinsville can not play on their field tomorrow so the Softball game on Tuesday, March 5th will be played in Shelbyville at 4:00 pm.
With the basketball team advancing to the state tournament this week, we have postponed our district baseball games on Tuesday and Friday. The JV will also not be going to the Hemphill Tournament. The Tenaha game has been moved to Saturday, March 23rd at 1:00 at home and the Gary game has been moved to Friday, April 26th in Gary still at 6:00. There will be no baseball games played this week. Go Dragons!
March 4, 2018 - The 11-12 Boys Little Dribblers are undefeated for the season! The teams is coached by Travis Belin and Henry Sandifer. Team members are (from left) A’Braylon Bell, JD Suell, Caleb Mosley Zy Barnes, Dooda Hill, Eric Arroyo, TJ Belin, and Jakevin Robinson.
Great Job Rockets!
February 28, 2019 - Shelbyville advises the JV Baseball tournament in Central has been cancelled.
February 27, 2019 - The Dragons will play in the Regional Semi Finals on Friday, March 1 at 8:00 pm vs Lovelady at Bryan High School, College Station Texas. Go Dragons!
2019 Shelbyville Dragons
The Shelbyville Dragons Varsity Basketball Team eliminated the Cushing Bearkats from the UIL Basketball Playoffs, by a 98-69 score, in a Class 2A Region III Quarterfinal elimination game played at Central Heights High School.
The Dragons (34-3) came into the matchup as the District 22 champions. Cushing (26-4) represented the first place seed for District 21.
Jay Buckley led scoring for the Dragons, scoring 35 points to finish as the game’s high scorer. He had 18 points at the midway break. Teammate Cole Ferguson finished the game with 21 points. Jordan Boykins added 15, LD. Coleman secured 14.
Jeremiah Wilson and Deuce Garrett led Cushing with 17 points each.
The Dragons led 8-6 with 5:22 left in the opening period, but then went on a 18-6 run over the next 3:47 to widen the gap to 26-12. Cushing scored on a shot in the paint by Bucky Guadarrama and a 3-pointer by Garrett during a 5-0 point scoring run which pulled them back to within 26-17 by the end of the first quarter.
Cushing scored the first 10 points of the second quarter and took a one-point (27-26) lead by the 5:33 mark of the second stanza. Shelbyville went on a 16-4 run over the final 5 minutes of the quarter to go into the locker room with a 42-31 advantage at the midway break.
Shelbyville led 72-49 at the end of the third period and outscored the Bearkats 26-20 in the final quarter to take the 98-69 win.
The Dragons will face the Lovelady Lions next on Friday, March 1, 2019 at 8 p.m. at Bryan High School for the Region III Class 2A Semifinals.
Tenaha will face the Grapeland Sandies at the same location and date at 6 p.m. If both Shelby County teams should win it would force a rematch of last year’s Class 2A Region III finals which Shelbyville came out on top.
February 25, 2019 - The softball game has been changed to 4:00 pm, February 26 at Shelbyville versus Chireno.
February 25, 2019 - The Tigers battle it out in the Regional Quarterfinal round Tuesday, February 26th against Woden.
The game will tip off at 7pm at Panola Junior College. The Tigers will be the Home team.
Tickets will be $5 for adults and $3 for students at the gate.
TABC, THSCA, and District 22-2A passes only.
February 25, 2019 - The Joaquin HS baseball game versus Waskom at home originally scheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday (02/26/19), has been rescheduled to today, Monday, February 25th at 6:30 pm.
Wade Lawson, Men's Athletic Director
February 25, 2019 - The Dragons play February 26 at 7pm versus Cushing at Central Heights High School. Admission will be $6 Adults and $4 Students. District and Coaches Passes will be accepted. We are visitors. GO Dragons!!
Zavalla High School Eagle’s Gymnasium, Friday, February 22, 2019 -
The Tenaha Tigers jumped out to a 28-11 lead by the end of the first quarter of Friday’s Area Basketball Playoff with the Evadale Rebels. Tenaha got a game-high 40 points from senior guard JaQualin Franks in the effort, the Tigers never trailed during the contest. Teammate Erik Smith scored 21 points to help in the win. Rebel Jacob Splawn had a team-high 25 points for Evadale.
By halftime Tenaha built their lead to 45-23 using an aggressive defensive press to force 9 Evadale turnovers. Tiger’s head coach Greg Jenkins kept fresh personnel in the game which helped THS wear down the Rebels and build their lead to 61-36 by the conclusion of the third stanza.
Tenaha outscored Evadale 28-20 in the final frame to build the game’s final score to 89-56. Tenaha came into the contest as the third place representative of District 22 2A. Evadale was the first place team for District 24. The Tigers will now face the second seed of District 22, Woden High School, Woden beat Broaddus 52-48 on Friday. Tenaha and Woden split a pair of games during district play with the Tigers winning the most recent matchup by a 52-48 score on February 12. The rematch will take place at Panola College in Carthage on Tuesday, February 26, 2019. Tipoff is at 7 p.m.