Lady Hounds survive Saltillo, advance to regional tournament

Published Wednesday, February 21, 2018.
By Rich Hilliard

Cate Zuniga scored 12 of her game-high 24 points in the fourth quarter, as Slidell won its Class 1A Region III quarterfinal rematch with Saltillo, 49-40.

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Basketball: Alvord finishes third in 11-2A

Published Wednesday, February 14, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Alvord Bulldogs finished third in 11-2A and will meet Lindsay in the playoffs for a second straight year.

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Basketball: Northwest clinches district title

Published Saturday, February 10, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Northwest Texans throttled Azle 71-32 to claim their second consecutive District 6-5A title.

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Basketball: Lady Eagles end year with win

Published Saturday, February 10, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Decatur Lady Eagles snapped a four-game losing skid with a 47-40 victory over Gainesville to end the year on a high note.

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Basketball: Holliday trips Paradise

Published Wednesday, February 7, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Despite getting a 15-point, 15-rebound performance from Maddie Mitschke, the Paradise Lady Panthers were unable to hold off Holliday Friday in a 31-30 loss.

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Basketball: Sanger holds off Decatur

Published Wednesday, January 31, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Decatur Lady Eagles only trailed the Sanger Lady Indians by two at halftime. Up against the lone undefeated team in District 9-4A, Decatur had an upset on its mind when the third quarter began.

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Basketball: Gainesville dispatches Bridgeport

Published Wednesday, January 31, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Gainesville Leopards topped Bridgeport 41-39 behind a game-high 19 points from Josh Kemp.

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Basketball: Texans rally to stay unbeaten in 6-5A

Published Saturday, January 27, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Avery Anderson scored a game-high 29 points and the Northwest Texans kept their District 6-5A record unblemished, beating Saginaw 66-60.

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Basketball: Krum takes down Decatur with second-half surge

Published Saturday, January 27, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Rhett Robinson poured in a game-high 29 points and the Lady Bobcats fended off the Lady Eagles 45-41.

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Basketball: Northwest stays unbeaten in district

Published Wednesday, January 24, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Northwest Texans remained undefeated in District 6-5A play, knocking off Brewer 59-49 Friday.

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Basketball: Northwest thumps Eaton

Published Saturday, January 20, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Avery Anderson exploded for 29 points as the Northwest Texans pounded Eaton 95-48. Northwest held a 32-point lead at halftime, dominating the Eagles from start to finish.

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Basketball: Bowie spoils Boyd’s upset bid

Published Saturday, January 20, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Boyd Lady Jackets gave the Bowie Lady Jackrabbits their first scare in District 8-3A play Tuesday night.

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Basketball: Motivating loss – Last season’s end fuels Hounds

Published Wednesday, January 17, 2018
By Reece Waddell

The loss is still fresh on the minds of the Slidell Greyhounds.

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Basketball: Jacksboro nips Lady Panthers

Published Wednesday, January 17, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Paradise Lady Panthers' five-game winning streak ended Friday in a nail-biter against Jacksboro, 43-42.

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Motivating loss: last season’s end fuels Slidell

Published Wednesday, January 17, 2018.
By Reece Waddell

Almost a year after Slidell's crushing playoff loss to Saltillo, the Greyhounds are using last season’s hiccup as motivation.

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Basketball: Dogs fall to Longhorns

Published Saturday, January 13, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Jayton Malone's 17 points were not enough Tuesday night as Alvord fell to Forestburg 61-56.

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Basketball: Greyhounds run past Era

Published Wednesday, January 10, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Four players finished in double figures as the Slidell Greyhounds thumped Era 81-32.

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Basketball: Slidell blasts Bellevue

Published Saturday, January 6, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Slayton Pruett scored a game-high 22 points as the Slidell Greyhounds beat Bellevue 62-42 Tuesday night.

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Basketball: Lady Hounds win

Published Saturday, January 6, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Bailey Meyer scored a game-high 21 points as the Slidell Lady Greyhounds edged Bellevue 45-34 Tuesday.

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Basketball: Smooth transition – Zuniga’s time at point helps Slidell start fast

Basketball: Smooth transition – Zuniga’s time at point helps Slidell start fast

Published Wednesday, December 27, 2017
By Reece Waddell

During a fall league game two-and-a-half months ago, Slidell's Bailey Meyer got shoved from behind driving for a layup. When she landed, her knee locked, resulting in a bone bruise on both her tibia and femur.

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