Team that beat Floydada Futures wins World Series


GREENVILLE, N.C. – The Waco Midway 12U softball team finished a strong journey through the Little League softball playoffs by winning the World Series Championship on Monday. Midway had to come back from a 3-0 deficit to

Two Floyd County players on A-J’s preseason Super Team


LUBBOCK – The Floydada Whirlwinds and Lockney Longhorns each had a player named by the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal to the Lone Star Varsity small-school football preseason Super Team on Sunday. Floydada sophomore kicker Leo Mendoza was selected to

Longhorns have positive results in first scrimmage


FRITCH – New Lockney football head coach Jonathan Thiebaud liked what he saw in the Longhorns first football scrimmage of the pre-season on Friday night. The contest ended up in a 0-0 tie as neither team was

Compton applauds Whirlwinds effort in Farwell scrimmage


FARWELL – Whirlwinds Head Coach J.R. Compton and his staff knew going into Thursday night’s scrimmage with the Farwell Steers they would be facing a solid football program. Afterward Compton expressed optimism in what he saw in

Football numbers good for Horns, Winds


FLOYD COUNTY – Lockney’s Jonathan Thiebaud and Floydada’s J.R. Compton both appear to be pleased with the number of football players who reported for the first day of pre-season drills and conditioning on Monday. “Right now we

Lady Horns are champs at Wayland basketball camp


PLAINVIEW – The Lockney Lady Horns basketball team made an impressive show at Wayland Baptist University last week by winning the team championship at the Jason Cooper Basketball Camp. Lockney went undefeated in bracket action to take

Lady Winds take second at WBU basketball camp


PLAINVIEW – The Floydada Lady Winds basketball team concluded their active summer schedule by taking second place at Wayland Baptist University’s Jason Cooper Basketball Camp last week. In individual competition, Floydada’s Zay Santos won second place in

Longhorns aim to keep winning seasons going


LOCKNEY – Winning can be habit forming, and new Lockney head football coach Jonathan Thiebaud likes the fact that the Longhorns have had winning records the past two seasons of 7-4 in 2021 and 7-3 in 2020.