Volleyball playoff action Tuesday, November 2nd

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The Cleburne Lady Jackets and the Midway Lady Panthers will battle for a 4A Bi-District title at the Italy High School Coliseum on Tuesday, November 2, 2010. Game time is 7:00pm. Admission prices are $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for students.

Open Tryouts For Lady Mustangs

On November 7, the Lady Mustangs will host an open tryout for girls softball teams 10 & under and 12 & under and they are inviting dedicated young ladies from the Italy, Avalon, Milford areas.

Ellis County Renegades claim World Series Tournament Championship

Image: Emotional victory — Coaches battle for hug with World Series hero Lane Bogy who just nailed the tournament winning home run!

When the Ellis County Renegades qualified for the Super Series World Series Tournament in Kerens May 9th, in Desoto May 30th, and again in Kerens June 27th head coach Jason Moore had no idea of the thrills and excitement they were about to undertake. When the Renegades arrived in Colorado Springs, Colorado they wasted no time in establishing themselves as the team to beat.

Who’s your favorite high school mascot?

Image: Italy Gladiators’ Mascot — The uniquely named, Italy Gladiators’ Mascot, needs Italy fans to vote in order to be crowned the best mascot in Texas (poll ends at midnight Sunday).

The Italy Gladiators mascot has made the final Daily Ticket selection of best and most unique team names. It’s time to show some spirit for our school mascot and cast your vote in this fun & exciting poll before Monday!

Frost Hosts Basketball Camp

Image: Harlem Globetrotters — After 82 years of exciting basketball exhibitions, a new generation of players are still thrilling audiences of all ages.  The Globetrotters have played more than 25,000 games, entertaining everyone from Presidents to Popes.

On Saturday, November 22, Frost High School will host a basketball camp for kids 3rd grade through 8th grade 9:00 am to approximately noon. This is no ordinary basketball camp. Ty “Hollywood” Brown of Harlem Globetrotter fame will be in charge.

Ellis County softball team takes tourney

Image: Taking home the trophy — The Travelers, Ellis County 12-and-under softball team pose with the Garland Fall Invitational trophy. Competing against 16 other teams from around the state of Texas — mainly around the Metroplex — these young ladies won first place.

The 12-and-under team, “The Travelers”, have won the Garland Fall Invitational. They played seven games and won them all. Some of these girls are future Lady Gladiators. Congratulations, Travelers!