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February 27th, 2013
[Amarillo, TX FEB. 27]: The Amarillo Venom report to training camp on Feb. 27 to begin preparing for a second run at the Lone Star Football League championship. The schedule for training camp is as follows:
2/27/13- Players arrive at their hotel and then have a playerâ€™s dinner that night.
2/28/13- Players physicals, paperwork, and pictures at 5 p.m. at the Civic Center Hospitality Room. Media welcome for interviews, enter gate 7
3/1/13- Running and conditioning
-The Varsity boys and girls soccer games scheduled with Pampa have been cancelled today. They have been rescheduled for tomorrow at 3:00 and 5:00pm. If they cannot play tomorrow, the JV soccer games with PD on Monday will be cancelled and the varsity will play instead at 5:00 and 7:00pm in Pampa.
-The Sanford-Fritch softball tournament this weekend has been cancelled.
Information from Hayli Young:
Borger cruised to a 23-5 victory over West Texas High on Tuesday, scoring 17 runs in the second inning.
Tootie Karins had two triples and three RBIs in the inning. Maegan Stone and Kyla Baker each had three RBIs for Borger in the win.
For WT, Rexanna Kelly and Kenzie Tucker had two RBIs a piece. Kelly had a double, and Tucker a triple for the Lady Comanches.
Full write-up appears in today's edition of the BNH.
The FPC softball games scheduled for today against Trinidad State Junior College have been cancelled due to the snow. No make up date has been scheduled yet.
The Frank Phillips Plainsmen beat conference opponent NMMI, 83-69 on Monday night.
Earl Hill and TaQuan McDew were the leading scorers for FPC with 23 and 16 points respectively.
For full game stats and info, check out Tuesday's edition of the Borger News Herald.
Due to the weather forecast for tomorrow, there are some changes in the athletic schedule for today and tomorrow. They are as follows:
V/JV Softball vs. Dumas will be played today at 4:30/6:30 â€“ there
V G Soccer vs. Amarillo High will be played today at 5:00 â€“ home
V B Soccer vs. Amarillo High will be played today at 7:00 â€“ home
V Baseball vs. Palo Duro (scrmg) will be played today at 4:00 â€“ home
9th/JV/V Boys BB vs. Dalhart* will play at 4:30/6:00/7:30 â€“ home
JV Baseball vs. Palo Duro (scrmg) at 4:00 â€“ there
JV Tennis @ Amarillo JV Meet â€“ TBA â€“ there
Amarillo, TX Feb. 6: The Amarillo Venom are holding a press conference on Thursday, Feb. 7 at 2 p.m. at Seven Bar and Grill at 3130 S. Soncy Rd.
The press conference is an opportunity for the Amarillo Venom to present their championship rings sponsored by Parker Orthopedics. Venom quarterback Nate Davis will also be at the press conference after landing in Amarillo on Friday.
For more information on the Amarillo Venom please contact our office at 806-350-7277 or visit the official website of the Amarillo Venom at www.govenom.com
Both Frank Phillips College basketball teams fell to Howard College Thursday night in conference matchups. The Lady Plainsmen lost in a lopsided game, 73-43, and the Plainsmen lost 94-69. For complete wrap-ups on both games, pick up a copy of the Friday edition of the Borger News-Herald on newsstands today.
From Athletic Director, Leslie Young: On Tuesday, February 5th, we're having "Bulldogs Back Snack Pack Night" and we are asking any Bulldog fans that will be coming out that night to cheer on the Bulldogs in any of their activities to bring a jar of peanut butter or a box of pop tarts and donate to "Snack Pack for Kids."
The Snack Pack program helps provide food on the weekends for those students who may not have any. Tuesday night we have basketball at the Tex Hanna gym, soccer at the soccer field behind Tex Hanna, softball out at Agnes Howell and baseball at Huber Park.