BOGATA — The Rivercrest Rebels upended Mt. Vernon for the second time in their home tournament, this time for the championship title by a final score of 41-26.

The Rivercrest Rebels basketball team impressed in their home tournament. The Rebels played in front of a big home crowd, and took down the Class 3A Mt. Vernon Tigers in dominant 65-45 wire-to-wire victory.

PATTONVILLE — The first day of pool play in the Prairiland Basketball Tournament featured a wide variety of games.

The No. 17-ranked Paris Wildcats basketball team fell on the road in a close contest to Class 5A, No. 5-ranked Sulphur Springs by a final score of 67-61.

Four Red River Valley football teams remain in the postseason hunt in Honey Grove, Rivercrest, Detroit and Hugo. The Paris Wildcats and Clarksville Blue Tigers were eliminated last week in the bi-district round by Alvarado and Muenster, respectively.

The 2019 Red River Valley volleyball season was memorable to say the least. Our community’s teams sent seven volleyball teams into the postseason, and four of those teams advanced past the first round of playoffs.

PATTONVILLE — For the second straight year, Coach M.K. Hamilton’s Detroit Eagles football team will be journeying into the area round of the UIL football playoffs after the squad eliminated the Tioga Bulldogs from postseason play in the bi-district round.

DETROIT — The Detroit Eagles survived a sloppy start on a rain soaked field on a very rainy Friday night, then went on to stun the Clarksville Blue Tigers by a final score of 18-12 in a crucial District 10-2A Division II football game played on the Eagles’ home field. The win lifts the Eagle…

SIMMS — The Detroit Eagles performed well on offense, and senior running back Joel Hinson scored a go-ahead rushing touchdown with fewer than two minutes to go in regulation to lift the Eagles past James Bowie by a final score of 40-36.

Following a dominant sweep over Clarksville, the Detroit Lady Eagles volleyball team scored another district win, this time over Sulphur Bluff, in five sets by a final score of 25-21, 21-25, 18-25, 25-21 and 15-7.