Junior High Basketball  |  January 10, 2017 11:53 am  |  Article Hits: 35
by Lonnie Flippen -

I'm not sure what constitutes a winning streak, but the Junior High Lady Pirates might be on one. It's been a while since the Junior High Pirates have won two games in a row, but as of Monday night, January 9th, they have done so. They opened the second half of the basketball season with a 30-15 win over the Lady Vaqueros from Sierra Blanca and followed that win with a 26 to 13 victory over the Marfa Shorthorns in Marfa.  READ MORE
Junior High Basketball  |  January 6, 2017 1:09 pm  |  Article Hits: 31
by Lonnie Flippen,

The Junior High Lady Pirates returned from the Christmas break and opened the second half of their basketball season with a 30 to 15 victory over the visiting Lady Vaqueros from Sierra Blanca on Thursday, January 5, 2017. Playing without their recent leading scorer, eighth grader Samantha Kuhlman, eighth grader, Cecilia Corral picked up the slack and led all scorers with her 12 points.  READ MORE
Junior High Basketball  |  December 15, 2016 1:12 pm  |  Article Hits: 27
by Lonnie Flippen -

The Junior High Lady Pirates played hosts to the visiting Lady Indians from Fort Davis on Monday, December 12. The Lady Pirates, sporting new uniforms, played with a great deal of pride and enthusiasm but fell to the visitors by a score of 20-17. The Pirates were in the game until the final buzzer and even had the ball with 5 seconds left but were unable to get a shot off to try to tie the game.  READ MORE
Junior High Basketball  |  December 6, 2016 1:14 pm  |  Article Hits: 37
by Lonnie Flippen -

The Junior High Lady Pirates had an open date scheduled for December 5, but at the last minute were able to fill the date with a game in Alpine against the 7th Grade Lady Bucks. The Pirates were able to pull out a 31 to 21 win with the three eighth graders scoring 25 of the Pirate's 31 points.   READ MORE
Junior High Basketball  |  November 30, 2016 2:58 pm  |  Article Hits: 40
by Lonnie Flippen -

The Junior High Lady Pirates were on the road to Balmorhea Monday, November 28th, to play the Lady Bears. The Bears jumped out to a six to nothing lead in the first couple of minutes of the game but the Lady Pirates came back and were trailing by one at halftime.  READ MORE
Junior High Basketball  |  November 30, 2016 1:16 pm  |  Article Hits: 30
by Lonnie Flippen -

The Junior High Lady Pirates were on the road to Balmorhea Monday, November 28th, to play the Lady Bears. The Bears jumped out to a six to nothing lead in the first couple of minutes of the game but the Lady Pirates came back and were trailing by one at halftime.  READ MORE
Junior High Basketball  |  November 17, 2016 2:18 pm  |  Article Hits: 30
by Lonnie Flippen -

I expected some fans to leave a donation at the door on the way out of the gym Monday November 14th following the Junior High girl's game with the Marfa Shorthorns. Valentine might be the only school in Texas that does not charge admission to sporting events but the fans certainly "got their money's worth" Monday evening as the Lady Pirates forced the Lady Shorthorns into two overtimes before the Shorthorns finally came out on top with a score of 18 to 16.  READ MORE
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