Junior High Basketball  |  February 13, 2018 8:46 am  |  Article Hits: 221
by Lonnie Flippen -

Valentine ISD hosted the District 9A junior high school district basketball tournament on February 8 and 10. The tournament was well attended and was once of the most exciting junior high tournaments that anyone had seen in many years.  READ MORE
Junior High Basketball  |  January 16, 2018 1:45 pm  |  Article Hits: 176
by Lonnie Flippen -

The junior high Lady Pirates 'took it on the chin" in Marfa on January 15th against the Lady Shorthorns falling to the Marfa team 29-10. The Lady Pirates turned the ball over numerous times due to the press that Marfa used throughout the game and were obviously tired at the end of the game as only five young ladies suited up for the Pirates.  READ MORE
Junior High Basketball  |  January 12, 2018 8:20 am  |  Article Hits: 197
by Lonnie Flippen -

The Junior High Lady Pirates did not have the answer for one of the Sierra Blanca Lady Vaqueros who scored 18 points in the Vaquero's win over the Pirates by a score of 31-14, but if that one young lady had been ill or turned an ankle or had not made the trip, the young Pirates might have beaten the talented Lady Vaqueros by a score of 14-12.   READ MORE
Junior High Basketball  |  December 19, 2017 8:28 am  |  Article Hits: 204
by Lonnie Flippen -

The young and inexperienced Junior High Valentine Lady Pirates continue to struggle as they complete the first half of the district schedule.   READ MORE
Junior High Basketball  |  January 10, 2017 11:53 am  |  Article Hits: 191
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: 161
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: 168
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
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