The Hughes Springs Lady Mustangs powerlifting team traveled to Beckville Jan. 21 to compete against Beckville, Elysian Fields, and Pittsburg. The boys team then made the same trek Jan. 28 to take on Beckville, Elysian Fields, Pittsburg, and Waskom. The girl’s team finished second behind Beckville, while the boys finished first overall in their competition.
Joshua Freeman has started at NTCC as the new head softball coach. Freeman was born in Florida but later moved to Charlotte, North Carolina. He attended East Carolina University and coached baseball and soccer while he was there. Though he graduated with a degree in Communications and Media performance, for years he found that he did not use his degree. When his daughter was 11-years-old, he refound his love for coaching with her traveling softball team. He soon decided to do the alternative certification
The Northeast Texas Community College Softball team made the trip to Grayson College in Denison, Texas on Wednesday for the inaugural games under new Head Coach Joshua Freeman. The Eagles dropped game one 11-3 and game two by a score of 13-2.
The Lady Tigers traveled to Gladewater Jan. 22 for a District 15-3A match-up. After falling behind by 19 after the first period, the Lady Tigers found themselves looking a deficit too large to overcome, falling in the contest, 69-21.
Daingerfield traveled to Sabine Jan. 26 for a district showdown with the Cardinals. The Tigers fell to the Cardinals 33-31. The loss drops the Tigers record to 5-3 in district action, 12-5 overall. The Tigers currently sit in second place with four games left in the season.