Johnson Signs With D-III Sul Ross

May 23, 2018

While attending the 2018 spring Texas Association of Basketball Coaches clinic this past weekend in San Antonio, Seminole Indian head basketball coach David Williams received a familiar text message request from a senior member of this past season’s Class 4A State Qualifying Team.

“Can I get into the gym?” Williams said, related to the text he received from senior Carter Johnson, who was in Seminole wishing to get inside the Seminole High School Gymnasium to shoot baskets.…

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3 SHS Seniors Named Top Athletes of ’17-’18

May 23, 2018

Three Seminole High School student athletes were honored as the top athletes for the Maiden and Indian athletic programs for the 2017-18 school year, as announced in an awards ceremony held on May 15 at the SHS Performing Arts Center.

Seminole senior Jodie Vaughn was named as “Maiden of the Year” while fellow seniors Clayton Medlin and Reese Moore were named co-“Indian of the Year” in a ceremony sponsored by the Seminole Athletic Booster Club.…

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Seminole’s Hindman to Compete at NCAA Div. III Outdoor Track and Field Championships

May 23, 2018

LeTourneau Univ. Freshman Pole Vaulter 1 of 20 National Qualifiers

In a literal sense, Seminole native Alex Hindman has vaulted his way into a national competitor in one of track and field’s more difficult competitions — pole vault.

A freshman at Longview’s LeTourneau University, Hindman– along with fellow freshman teammate Austin Parrish — qualified to compete at the 2018 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships which will take place in La Crosse, Wis.…

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Golf: Maidens Finish 4th in 4A State Tournament

May 23, 2018

Seminole’s Garcia Places 9th Individually

HORSESHOE BAY — A repeat in bringing home some hardware from the University Interscholastic League’s Class 4A State Golf Championships came up short for the 2018 edition of the Seminole Maidens, as they finished fourth in a field of 12 teams following two-rounds of competition held Monday and Tuesday.…

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Salinas, Former Seminole ISD Athletic Director/HFC, Passes at 73

May 15, 2018

A former head of the Seminole ISD Athletic Dept. and head football coach of the Indian football program through the 1990s and early 2000s passed away last week at the age of 73.

Army Salinas, 73, passed away last Thursday following an illness.

Salinas compiled a 60-72-2 overall record at the helm of the Indian football program, where he served as head coach from 1991 through the 2003 season.…

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Softball: Monahans Edges Seminole 1-0 in 13-Inning Duel

May 5, 2018

54 Total Ks Recorded Friday; Lady Loboes Take 1-0 Lead in Area Series

JAL, N.M. — Seminole Maiden head softball coach has seen a lot of softball games in her 26-years of coaching.

Perfect games. Extraordinary hitting performances and ballgames which had stretched into the late-teens in innings.

But she had never experienced what she did on Friday evening in Game 1 of a Class 4A Area Championship between her Maidens and District 4-4A rival Monahans.…

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Golf: Maidens Clinch 2nd Straight 4A State Tournament Berth

April 27, 2018

LUBBOCK — Perseverance is defined as being “steadfast in doing something despite difficulty or delay” in an attempt to achieve success.

It was a word used by Seminole head girls golf coach Mitch Shain Thursday afternoon after his 2018 edition of the Seminole Maiden varsity golf team clinched their second straight UIL Class 4A State Tournament Berth, following a third place finish at the Class 4A Region I Championships held Wednesday and Thursday at Shadow Hills Golf Course.…

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Golf: Maidens Sit 3rd in 4A, Region I Championship Standings Following Opening Round

April 26, 2018

LUBBOCK — A return trip to Austin remains in the grasp of the Seminole Maiden golf team, as they finished third in the team standings following the opening round of the 2018 Class 4A, Region I Girls Golf Championships.

SHS, behind a round of 79 by Mallorie Duncan, finished with a team score of 319 on Wednesday afternoon’s opening round, held at Shadow Hills Golf Course.…

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Golf: Indians Finish 6th at 4A Regionals

April 25, 2018

LUBBOCK — A trip to the Texas Hill Country region fell just short for the Seminole Indian varsity golf team, as they finished sixth in the team standings at the 2018 UIL Class 4A, Region I Championships held Monday and Tuesday at Shadow Hills Golf Course.

SHS finished with a two-day score of 329-317 — 346, the lowest rounds of play carded by the Indians in the 2018 season according to head golf coach Mitch Shain.…

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Softball: SHS Captures Program’s First District Crown

April 24, 2018

Maidens, Dalhart to Square Off in 4A Bi-District Championship Series This Weekend

It’s been a long time coming for the Seminole Maiden softball program.

There have been a string of postseason berths in the program’s short 16 year history, but a district title eluded the Maidens in that time frame.

That feat was accomplished just over 1 1/2 weeks ago, but cemented as an outright District 2-4A title last Friday afternoon, following a 16-0 run-rule victory over Lubbock Estacado inside the friendly confides of the Seminole ISD Softball Stadium.…

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