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Lamar sophomore Nikita Lis had to fight his way through a couple of three-set matches to earn a berth in the Cardinals’ Ron Wesbrooks Flight One Singles Championship against Texas-Pan American’s Juan Cruz-Soria.


The new black-painted helmets didn’t help Lamar against Sam Houston State as the Cardinals were blown out at home in their Southland Conference opener by the score of 42-10 in front of announced crowd of 9,308.


Little Cypress Mauriceville High School’s Vicki Castino was named the Golf Coach of the Year by the Texas Girls Coaches Association in Arlington earlier this summer. Castino has been head girls’ coach at LC-M for 20 years, and during that span, her teams have won the District title 12 times, been a regional qualifier 16 times and reached the state tournament once.