Author Archives: Mike Montfort

Basketball set for Riders, rematches in Orr Classic

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By MIKE MONTFORT     — Coach Michael Landers’ Navarro Bulldogs have struggled through three straight losses to Region V squads, but have a chance for a restart when they return to the Wolens Special Events Center for non-conference games Tuesday and ...

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TJC advances on last-minute goal that breaks Navarro, 1-0

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By MIKE MONTFORT    — TYLER — They battled and battled and battled. They were scoreless, and playing on even terms for 88 minutes. Then, TJC’s Kelso Peskin redirected Ana Lesmes’ corner kick with a header into the net with 1:54 left in regulation.  Peskin’s header was a ...

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Blinn, San Jac advance in VB after ‘Dogs bow on 1st day

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By MIKE MONTFORT    — TYLER — Two-time defending NJCAA champion Blinn won the Region XIV Volleyball Championship Sunday night over San Jacinto, but both teams will advance to the national tournament November 19-21 at Casper, Wyo. The top two seeded South Zone qualifiers ...

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All-Region XIV soccer squad includes 6 Bulldogs

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By MIKE MONTFORT    — Six freshman members of coach Alicia Wilson’s Bulldogs were named in some capacity to the All-Region XIV Women’s Soccer team. Three players were selected by the league’s coaches to the 11-member first team:  forwards Deneisha Blackwood ...

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‘Dogs survive foul-fest, secure 95-90 opener

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By MIKE MONTFORT    (Photos By Keith Speer)   — The start of the 2015-16 basketball season already had been delayed, but Monday night’s long-awaited opener almost came to a complete stop. A three-man officiating crew called a total of 73 personal ...

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