These are the four candidates for the Paris Regional Medical Center Red River Valley Athlete of the Week award, which is based on performance from the past week. Voting is open on theparisnews.com and will remain open until 5 p.m. on Wednesday.

The Prairiland Lady Patriots fought until the final buzzer sounded Thursday in their bi-district playoff game against Pottsboro, but ultimately the Lady Cardinals were able to pull away for a 61-36 victory.

The Prairiland Patriots capped their season off on a high note, using a big second half push to down Grand Saline 55-50 in their final game of the season.

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The Prairiland Patriots baseball team was just beginning to truly hit its stride last year when Covid-19 abruptly brought their momentum to a screeching halt. Now, the Patriots are ready to pick up where they left off.

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For Brylee Galloway, Prairiland High School has been like a second home. Now, after shining on the football field for his Patriots throughout his high school career, he’s ready to represent Prairiland at the collegiate level, as he recently committed to play for Austin College in Sherman.

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These are the five candidates for the Paris Regional Medical Center Red River Valley Athlete of the Week award, which is based on performance from the past week. Voting is open on theparisnews.com and will remain open until 5 p.m. on Wednesday.

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The Prairiland softball team had what was shaping up to be a special season last year before the coronavirus pandemic put an untimely end to things. This year, the talented Lady Patriots will look to continue what they started in 2020 and put together another successful campaign.

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The Prairiland Lady Patriots started a bit slowly against Commerce on Tuesday, but it didn’t take long for them to pull ahead for a dominating 53-28 victory over Commerce.

Few volleyball players in the Red River Valley have had as much impact on the court as Prairiland standout TJ Folse over the last four years. Now, she’ll continue her athletic career at the collegiate level after committing to play for Austin College in Sherman.

Whenever the Prairiland Patriots and Chisum Mustangs meet, sparks are sure to fly. And sparks certainly flew in Tuesday’s meeting between the two rivals. But ultimately it was the Mustangs who pulled away on the back of a second half surge to win the game 66-50.

Missed shots and turnovers — that summarizes the first half between the Prairiland Lady Patriots and the Chisum Lady Mustangs. The second half, though, was a different story, as Prairiland walked away with 78–42 victory.

The Prairiland Patriots basketball team has certainly been hot of late, and they continued building their momentum Friday with a gritty, determined effort against Rains, and they ultimately came away with a 47-43 win.

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These are the five candidates for the Paris Regional Medical Center Red River Valley Athlete of the Week award, which is based on performance from the past week. Voting is open on theparisnews.com and will remain open until 5 p.m. on Wednesday.

PATTONVILLE — Things went about as poorly as they could for the Prairiland Patriots Friday afternoon against Grand Saline. They refused to throw in the towel, and for their efforts they walked away with one of the most amazing comebacks you’ll ever see, winning 48-47.

The Prairiland Lady Patriots showed what domination looks like Friday, as they traveled to Grand Saline and came out with a huge 76-13 win.

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The Red River Valley is an area practically brimming with talented volleyball players, and over the last few years, few have shined as much as Prairiland Lady Patriot Reese Parris. Now, the dominating Lady Patriot middle will continue her athletic career at Oklahoma Wesleyan University.

For about three quarters, the Prairiland Patriots gave the Commerce Tigers — one of the top 3A teams in the state of Texas — all they could handle. And though they eventually fell 76-45, the final score doesn’t reflect the intensity the Patriots fought with.

The Prairiland Lady Patriots played, suffocating defense, executed their offense efficiently, and came away with a dominating 56-19 victory over Commerce.