Basketball practice in full swing

Bryan Chavez (in white) and Austin Wilson fight for control of a loose ball in practice. Wednesday was a physical first day of practice for the Badger boys’ basketball team. See page 7 for details on the upcoming girls’ season. JEFF LOWE

The Lometa Lady Hornets started basketball practice last week and will host a scrimmage against Iredell Saturday at 11 a.m.

District action heats up

Cade White (8) returns a kick, following a block by Ethan Moreno in a district game. Lampasas will face Canyon Lake on the road Oct. 30 with a chance to clinch the district championship. JEFF LOWE