The Prairiland Patriots football team hosted a three-way scrimmage between visiting teams Maud and Como-Pickton of Class 2A. Overall, the Patriots looked strong on both sides of the ball against some capable athletes from each team.
Trinity Christian Academy’s volleyball team on Saturday placed first in Detroit ISD’s tournament, surprising not only their own school but other teams involved.
DETROIT — Detroit has a rich history of sports tradition, and now has one of its most successful former athletes back in the mix. Detroit ISD recently hired Da’on Savage, a former standout athlete and a member of the community with deep ties, to take over as the head basketball coach of the…
Several Red River County athletes will be making the trip to Springtown-Porcupine Stadium this Friday and Saturday, in order compete in the Class AA Region II Track & Field competition. The athletes who will be making the trip advanced to the event by placing in the top four positions in…
The Rivercrest Rebels baseball team scored a critical district win at Detroit, beating the Eagles 8-3.
The Detroit Lady Eagles softball team got on track in district play as it defeated Saltillo at home by a final score of 11-9.
Detroit High School senior Callie Jaynes, center, signed her letter of intent to play softball for Paris Junior College. Pictured with Callie are mother Tammy Jaynes, left, and father Dinger Jaynes, right. Top row, from left, are travel softball Tuff E Nuff coach Chad Whitley, Detroit athlet…
PATTONVILLE — Red River County rivals, the Detroit Eagles and the Rivercrest Rebels, found themselves tied for fourth place in District 15-2A basketball, which led to a “playoff for the playoff” game on Friday night at Prairiland High School.
Clarksville bounces back vs Detroit
DETROIT — The Detroit Eagles jumped out to a 4-0 early advantage in their attempt to upset the state ranked Clarksville Blue Tigers at home Tuesday night, but Clarksville responded with an 11-0 run of its own to take an 11-4 advantage when point guard Quay Scales nailed a jumper with 1:55 le…
The Lady Rebels pocketed another district win as they defeated the Detroit Lady Eagles 48-33. Rivercrest jumped out in front right from the start, but the Lady Eagles went on a 10-0 scoring run.
2018 District 10-2A All District Football Awards
North Lamar boys finish fourth in Edgewood Tournament
ATHENS — After a perfect opening to the bi-district round game for the Detroit Eagles, the Area round game got off to an unfortunate start. After losing an onside kick attempt, Grapeland capitalized on the first play of the game for a 48-yard touchdown en route to a 60-0 win over Detroit.
District 15-4A Awards 2018-19
BOGATA — The Chisum Lady Mustangs experienced success in the Rivercrest Holiday Tournament as they defeated the likes of Detroit and Como-Pickton by final scores of 55-21 and 52-21.
MOUNT PLEASANT — The Detroit Eagles couldn’t have asked for a better start to Thursday night’s bi-district game with the Cumby Trojans. Detroit jumped out to a 24–0 lead after the first quarter and then were able to hold on late for a 50–42 victory.
PATTONVILLE — In its season opener in Pattonville, the Prairiland Lady Patriots basketball team won against the visiting Detroit Eagles. Prairiland (1-0) overcame a slow start in the first half, using defense and transition game to pull away from the visiting Lady Eagles, 64-24.
The Detroit Eagles fell in a close contest at Maud, 35-28.
DETROIT —It was one for the record books Friday night in Detroit as the Detroit Eagles put down Mount Enterprise in district play, and, in impressive fashion, 56-22. Eagle Nation looked on as the community saluted all Detroit High School seniors on Senior night.
LINDALE — Don’t blink. Three nights after opening the playoffs with a 50-minute sweep of Hawkins, the Beckville Ladycats improved on that time with a 48-minute, 25-11, 25-7, 25-11 sweep of Detroit on Thursday in a Region III Class 2A area playoff match at Eagle Gymnasium.
MT. VERNON — The Detroit Lady Eagles volleyball team won its bi-district playoff game against Cumby in impressive fashion. The Lady Eagles, who finished second in their district, came out strong and finished well against the Lady Trojans in a sweep. Detroit won the match by a final score of …
CLARKSVILLE — The arrival of the game ball by helicopter at New Century Club Field in Clarksville on homecoming night just added fuel to the Clarksville Blue Tigers’ fire, as Coach Dewaski Davis’s team continued to show improvement, while remaining unbeaten in District 10-2A, Division II pla…
The Paris Lady Wildcats volleyball team defeated Liberty-Eylau again, this time on the road, by a final score of 25-21, 25-11 and 25-19.
The North Lamar Pantherettes volleyball team bounced back well from a four-set loss at Pleasant Grove with a sweep at Liberty-Eylau.
Coming off big wins at Paris and at home against Pittsburg, the North Lamar Pantherettes couldn’t make it three in a row as the team lost a close, four-set match at Pleasant Grove by a final score of 23-25, 25-20, 20-25 and 21-25.
Two highly-ranked Red River Valley teams, both the Class 3A, No. 8-ranked Prairiland Lady Patriots and the Class 2A, No. 9-ranked Rivercrest Lady Rebels emerged victorious over their respective opponents in straight sets on Tuesday.
The Paris Lady Wildcats volleyball team started district play off on the right foot as the team convincingly swept Pittsburg 25-14, 25-12 and 25-14.
In a critical district home game, the Detroit Lady Eagles volleyball team came out on top over the visiting Maud Lady Cardinals in four sets 25-15, 18-25, 25-19 and 25-21.
With rain on the forecast today in the Red River Valley, high school football rolls on to its second week of the regular season with a slate of games tonight at 7:30 p.m.
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In their respective Tuesday games, both the Chisum Lady Mustangs and Detroit Lady Eagles volleyball teams emerged victorious in straight sets at home.
In its home opener, the Detroit Eagles football team suffered a 36-14 loss to the hands of the Trenton Tigers.
The Detroit Lady Eagles volleyball team defeated Trinity Christian Academy at home in a sweep, 25-19, 25-8 and 25-20.
Almost every volleyball team in the Red River Valley was a winner Tuesday night. Paris, North Lamar, Prairiland, Chisum, Rivercrest and Detroit won their respective matches, while Clarksville fell at Chisum.
Three Red River Valley schools competed in their respective tournaments during the weekend, and all three teams finished with favorable results.
The Prairiland Patriots and Detroit Eagles battled it out Friday in the Red River Valley’s final scrimmage before the regular season.
With local volleyball in full swing, the upcoming games continue to get more and more exciting.
Volleyball season continues with an exciting slate of games today.
Over the weekend, the Paris Lady Wildcats volleyball team competed in the Van Tournament.
The late, great Dennis Rundles is an important figure to Red River County for several different reasons. Rundles was a father, a husband, an excellent basketball coach and was the first African American mayor of a town [Detroit] in Red River County from 1971 until his death in 1976. Specific…
The Detroit 10 & Under softball team won the Texas 10U-C USA state tournament this past weekend in Whitehouse. They ended a perfect season with a 22-0 record by defeating the Whitehouse All-Stars in the State Championship game. Detroit also won the Mt. Pleasant League Title, Hughes Sprin…
All District 18-2A, Region III
In their one-game bi-district series, the Detroit Lady Eagles softball team took an early lead against a high-powered offensive team in James Bowie. Through the top of the third, Detroit led 3-2. However, the Lady Pirates’ bats came to life — fueled by big third and fourth innings — en route…
The No. 11-ranked Rivercrest Lady Rebels softball team used an eight-run seventh inning to take down the upset-minded Detroit Lady Eagles squad, 13-8.
The Detroit Lady Eagles softball team won at Yantis, 11-10 on Tuesday in a back-and-forth affair.
The trip this past Wednesday to Linden-Kildare High School for the District 15-2A track meet was productive for the Clarksville teams.
15-2A All District Selections
15-2A All District Selections
Despite trailing the entire first half against the Detroit Eagles at home, the Rivercrest Rebels basketball team found a way to get past their district rivals. Thanks to their excellent fourth-quarter defense and timely offense, the Rebels were able to pull out a 55-46 win.
2017 District 9-AA DII All-District Superlatives