Author Archives: Mike Montfort

Softball sweeps run-rule games Saturday from Paris


Navarro softball made short order of Paris here Saturday, sweeping the Dragons in a pair of five-inning games by the count of 12-3 and 14-1. Coach Jessica Karenke=Burke’s Bulldogs improved to 15-11 overall and 4-2 in East Zone play, heading ...

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One pitch, one walkoff slam: Landers lifts NC to 10-6 win


BY MIKE PHILLIPS / Corsicana Sun    — Talk about a grand finish to a long day. How about a Grand-off?  Or maybe a Slam-off? Kyle Landers jumped on the first pitch he saw from North Central’s Derek Potts, belting ...

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Softball splits home opener with Western Nebraska

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Navarro softball split its home-season opening doubleheader Friday against Western Nebraska Community College. The Cougars won the first game 10-3, but the Bulldogs bounced back for a 6-1 nightcap victory at Jesse and Lou Cummings Field. Western Nebraska (6-20) broke ...

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Hopkins selected as Navarro’s new basketball assistant

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Navarro College hired Cody Hopkins as its new basketball assistant, according to assistant athletic director and head basketball coach Michael Landers. Landers announced Thursday, March 15, on his Twitter account that he was “very excited” Hopkins had joined the staff.  ...

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‘Dogs claim series win at BP; stay tied for 1st in East


By MIKE MONTFORT     — BOSSIER, La. — Navarro baseball battled to gain a doubleheader split Saturday with Bossier Parish, but the Bulldogs won the best-of-three series and remained firmly entrenched in a first-place tie with Northeast Texas in ...

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