Sports & Schools

Antelopes drown out Sundown in district opener

By Elizabeth Tanner Coming off bye week, Slayden Pittman threw for 132 yards and ran for 81, completing three touchdowns to help Post defeat the Sundown Roughnecks, 51-6, Friday night in the Antelopes’ district opener. “Coming off our bye week, we were able to get some kids healthy and feeling better than they have in…

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National 4-H week underway

By Elizabeth Payton Garza County Golden Clover 4-H Club Secretary/Treasurer With National 4-H week underway, Oct. 4-10, the four Garza County Golden Clover Club members in attendance discussed plans at the Sept. 26 monthly meeting at the County Extension Office, 215 W. Main St. Members plan to assist the Post Animal Refuge Center at the…

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Antelopes trounce longtime rivals Slaton Tigers

By Elizabeth Tanner ­ Wrapping up non-district play, quarterback Slayden Pittman ran for 67 yards, threw for 18 and amassed three touchdowns to assist undefeated Post in thrashing longtime rival Slaton 46-7 Friday night in the war on 84. Ashton Jefferson, who finished with 146 yards on the ground, ran for seven yards to give…

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Walls wins, Esparza places 6th at Hamlin meet

Post Antelope runner Samuel Walls won his third consecutive gold medal at the Hamlin Invitational on Sept. 23. Also placing for the boys’ team was Jesus Montoya in 10th, Maken Contreras in 11th, Jair Rodriguez in 14th, Samuel Hernandez in 17th and Michael Tadlock in 18th for an overall second place team finish. Cecillia Esparza…

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Class of 1957 celebrates 63 years

By Orabeth Maxey White The Garza County Trailblazers building was the scene of the 63rd year class reunion of the Post High School Class of 1957. The group met at 5 p.m. on Saturday for registration and visitation. Some of the class attended the Post High School homecoming football game against Abernathy on Friday night.…

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Lady Lopes take down Ropes

By Elizabeth Tanner After a tough loss to Klondike, the Lady Lopes regained their stamina, overpowering Ropes in five sets of 22-25, 25-16, 25-19, 18-25 and 15-9. “Laci was everywhere in defense,” Coach Stephanie Jenkins said. “She was covering behind blocks, digging up balls in the back row and getting to tips in the middle…

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