Following a tough 58-6 home loss to Celina that dropped North Lamar to 0-2 in district play, Panthers head football coach Aaron Emeyabbi said that big mistakes early killed his team’s chances of creating positive momentum to go forward with in the contest.
After dropping a five-set game against Paris to open district play, the North Lamar Pantherettes have played like a team on a mission. This includes a four-set win over Pleasant Grove on Tuesday (25–22, 23–25, 25–7, 25–17).
TEXARKANA — The Paris Lady Wildcats moved to 3-0 in district play with a four-set win over Liberty-Eylau on the road Friday afternoon. Paris won by a final score of 22-25, 25-20, 25-18 and 25-19.
The North Lamar Panthers were already facing a tough task Friday night as the Celina Bobcats were in town. Take away a couple of starting linemen, and the task gets even harder.
The Panthers lost their district opener at Anna, but did have plenty of positives. The defense played well, holding the Coyotes offense under 300 yards and junior kicker Favian Morales booted a school-record 57-yard field goal. Despite that, head football coach Aaron Emeyabbi said he wants t…
In thrilling fashion, the Paris Lady Wildcats volleyball team once again made history for the first time since the 2010 season.
ANNA — For the third straight week, the North Lamar Panthers opened up the scoring. This time, it was in their district opener against the Anna Coyotes. Although Anna won the game 28–11, it’s the opening score that will be talked about for a while. At the 4:38 mark of the first quarter, juni…
The North Lamar Panthers have come out of the gates 0-4 through the non-district slate, but have played against difficult competition. Ultimately, the record is meaningless and the team knows that. With the games that affect playoff positioning now here, the Panthers know it’s money time.
The Red River Valley football season nears the halfway point of regular season play with several key district matchups at 7:30 tonight.
North Lamar senior volleyball player J.J. Johnson has been selected in an online public poll as the Paris Regional Medical Center Red River Valley Athlete of the Week.
TEXARKANA — The Prairiland Lady Patriots volleyball team rebounded from a tough home loss to North Lamar.
JEFFERSON — Even though the Panthers were on the wrong end of a 35–7 score, North Lamar’s defense once again showed out against their opponent. This time, it was another top-ten opponent in 3A as North Lamar traveled to Jefferson.
Last week, the North Lamar Panthers football team took another step in the right direction. Despite falling at home to Crandall, North Lamar (0-3) played the Pirates well into the fourth quarter highlighted by more strong defensive play.
The Red River Valley football season rolls on as Week 4 of high school football continues with more matchups at 7:30 p.m. tonight and district play looming.
PATTONVILLE — Last season, the North Lamar Pantherettes and Prairiland Patriots squared off at North Lamar, where Prairiland won in four sets. This time in Pattonville, North Lamar recorded a huge win, stunning the Lady Patriots.
One year after he introduced Channel 8 personality Dale Hansen at the First Christian Church’s motivational evening for local athletes, legendary former football coach Gene Stallings took the podium to deliver a message.
For the second week in a row, the North Lamar Panthers’ defense played outstanding football. If you only went off the score, you would never know this. Crandall walked away with a 27-6 victory, but the game was a lot closer than this indicates.
The North Lamar Panthers football team opened the 2019 season implementing a brand new slot-T offense and has played against tough competition thus far. The team knows when the games are the most important, which is where it is working towards to play its best football.
The Red River Valley football season moves now enters its third week of high school football action with intriguing matchups at 7:30 p.m. tonight.
The Red River Valley volleyball season approaches the end of non-district play of the regular season with games beginning at 4:30 p.m.
Here are the Red River Valley Leaders through Week 2. RRV Leaders will run each week. Stats are compiled from coaches’ reports and by writers covering games. Submit statistics to firstname.lastname@example.org.
North Lamar junior football player Andy Kirk has been selected in an online public poll as the Paris Regional Medical Center Red River Valley Athlete of the Week.
The North Lamar Pantherettes volleyball team looked to bounce back from a tough sweep at state-ranked Gunter of Class 3A. Up next was the No. 13-ranked Melissa Cardinals of Class 4A, who reached the state finals a season ago.
The Chisum Lady Mustangs defended their home court against Class 4A Anna, but not without a late challenge.
For the second game in a row, the North Lamar offense didn’t get rolling until the second half. And for the second week, when it got rolling it was fun to watch. The story of the night, however, is how well the defense played.
The Red River Valley football season moves into its second week of regular season action with exciting games on tap at 7:30 p.m. tonight.
Here are the Red River Valley Leaders through Week 1. RRV Leaders will run each week. Stats are compiled from coaches’ reports and by writers covering games. Submit statistics to email@example.com.
POTTSBORO — It took awhile for the offense to get going for North Lamar on Friday night as it fell to Pottsboro 38-8. Going into the game, nobody knew what to expect with the Panthers switching to a new offensive scheme.
ANNA — The No. 21-ranked North Lamar Pantherettes volleyball team won another non district road contest, this time against the Anna Coyotes.
The Red River Valley football season is finally upon us as each of the opening games of the 2019 regular season kick off at 7:30 p.m. tonight.
This year’s local football magazine comes just in time before opening-day kickoff with several games slated for Friday night. It features new layout and design, in depth coverage and analysis of our 10 local football teams and several other features.
The 2018 season was tough for the North Lamar Panthers football team, but the group has not lost a bit of confidence or drive as opening-day kickoff approaches Friday night.
The North Lamar Pantherettes volleyball team continues to win games, this time sweeping Mount Pleasant at home Tuesday night.
North Lamar senior Cameron Clark has endured more than most. No matter what obstacles stand in his way, though, he continues to push forward with a positive mindset.
Local volleyball schools continue their non-district schedules with an exciting schedule of games tonight with several high quality matches across the board.
Red River Valley football continues to inch closer to opening day kickoff, and the last slate of scrimmages begin tonight.
The Rivercrest Lady Rebels volleyball team travelled to Queen City on Tuesday to face the Lady Bulldogs. The match was close and competitive throughout, but the Lady Rebels ultimately fell in straight sets by a final score of 24-26, 19-25 and 21-25.
On first-year head coach Ashley Green’s birthday Tuesday night, her team rewarded her with a dominant win.
VAN — The Paris Lady Wildcats and North Lamar Pantherettes both competed in the Van Volleyball Tournament over the weekend. Each team reached the championship bracket, and there was even a crosstown semifinal showdown.
Recent North Lamar High School graduate and former softball star McKayla Figueroa, left, signed to play college softball at Trinity Valley Community College in Athens. Pictured with Figueroa is TVCC head softball coach James Rodriguez. Figueroa was a four-year varsity player for the North La…
The Paris Lady Wildcats volleyball team got its season off to a great start under first-year head coach Ashley Green.
North Lamar High School held a volleyball scrimmage day at its high school gymnasium Monday, the last day of preseason action.
Kevin Adkins, a local track coach with a desire to help Lamar County athletes be great and receive worthy recognition, brought his dream to life March 1.
North Lamar High School recently hosted a volleyball camp.
All-District 15-4A baseball awards 2019
Not every high school softball player can say they have a stat line as impressive as this this year’s All-RRV MVP, Karsyn Iltis.
It takes guts, determination and passion to achieve your goals. This year’s All-RRV Hitter of the Year, Ashlyn Reavis, possesses all of these traits in her quest to greatness on the softball diamond.
People often talk of the strength of human connection. For the North Lamar Pantherettes softball team, the bonds created were everything, and that is exactly the fuel this year’s All-RRV Pitcher of the Year Jaycie Hall needed to thrive.
All-District 15-4A softball awards 2019
This year’s All-RRV Co-MVPs, Cade Conway and Alec Asay, had an equally significant impact in leading North Lamar back to the playoffs in different ways.