11U Select tryouts

An 11U Select baseball team out of Ellis County is looking to fill some roster spots for the 2008 spring season. If interested, call Jason at (469) 337-7736 or (972) 938-7527.

WHS Indian

baseball tryouts

The first day practice and tryouts for the Waxahachie High School baseball teams will be Friday, January 25, 2008.

Waxahachie Indian jackets on sale

The RBI Club is offering Waxahachie Indian jackets for the upcoming season. Featuring a cordura/taslan outer shell with a four ounce interior quileted lining. Adult sizes S-XXXL.

Sample will be availble for viewing at the Jan. 16 meetings of the RBI Club parent meetings and at the First Pitch Banquet Feb. 7.

Cost is $115 and can be quoted upon request for size XXXL.

Deadline to order is Thursday, Feb. 7. Jackets will be received no later than March 14.

For more information, contact Steve Wallace at or (214) 682-6725.

Free throw contest

Knights of Columbus chapter 8417 in Waxahachie will host its annual free throw contest at the YMCA beginning at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27.

The event is for boys and girls ages 10-14; no entry fee is required. Winners will advance to regional and state competitions. Participants must bring a birth certificate.

For more information, call Isaac Martinez at 972-921-4657.

Youth baseball

registration begins

Online registration is underway for the 2008 Waxahachie Youth Baseball league season. The league provides recreational baseball programs for youth age 5-18 in six age-based divisions.

Parents may register their children online at, or attend one of two in person registration events scheduled from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday Feb. 9 and again on Feb. 16 at the Waxahachie Chamber of Commerce on YMCA Drive.

The season will begin around April 1 with games continuing through the end of May.

Parents and players are also reminded WYB will again be hosting a senior division for students age 14-18, providing recreational baseball for high school students.

For more information on the league, visit

11U select baseball team seeks players

An 11U select baseball team is seeking competitive,  driven players. The team offers a private field and workout facility  and will be playing in a select league as well as tournaments. The team finished 7th nationally last year.

Interested players may contact Scott Russell at (214) 837-5156 or email

NCAA Mens Scores

Fairfield 70, St. Peter's 64

Georgetown 64, Syracuse 62, OT

Hartford 76, Maine 71

Marist 84, Niagara 65

Rider 68, Iona 63, OT

Siena 77, Canisius 49

Vermont 72, Stony Brook 62

Davidson 82, W. Carolina 67

Florida A&M 63, Coppin St. 48

Hampton 64, Winston-Salem 62

High Point 73, Charleston Southern 47

Jackson St. 69, Texas Southern 57

Liberty 78, Coastal Carolina 59

MVSU 61, Southern U. 58

Morgan St. 59, Bethune-Cookman 50

N. Carolina A&T 63, Delaware St. 61

Norfolk St. 84, Md.-Eastern Shore 65

Prairie View 76, Grambling St. 69

S. Carolina St. 60, Howard 58

Stetson 68, Longwood 60

DePaul 92, Florida Gulf Coast 60

Ark.-Pine Bluff 74, Alcorn St. 68

Texas 63, Oklahoma St. 61


Gonzaga 72, San Francisco 64

Saint Mary's, Calif. 87, Loyola Marymount 55

San Diego 64, Portland 61

Santa Clara 101, Pepperdine 86