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Normal Lake Level
is 322.00 feet above Mean Sea Level.
Current level for Cedar Creek Lake is: 322.09
Water Temperature:
65 degrees - top
64 degrees - bottom

Sports in Brief

Boater Education Course
The United States Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 05-14 will hold public boater education courses at the flotilla headquarters located at 1908 Island Circle in Tool (near the entrance to Don’s Port Marina).
There will be opportunities to take the course.
The course will be offered April 28, May 26, June 23, July 28, August 25, Sept. 22 and Oct. 27.
For registration and further information, contact John Steele at (903) 432-3937, by cell phone at (817) 229-3030 or by e-mail at jescgaux@earthlink.net.
The course satisfies the State of Texas Boater Education requirements.
Complimentary vessel safety checks will also be available.

CCL Rotary Golf Tournament
The ninth annual Cedar Creek Lake Spring 2012 Golf Tournament will be held Friday, April 20, at Kings Creek Country Club.
The cost is $60 a person in advance and $65 at the door. The format is a four-man scramble with tee time at noon.
Cash prizes totaling $800 for first, second and lucky team will be awarded. Multiple other prizes will be awarded, including men’s and women’s longest drive and closest to the pin. The hole-in-one prize will be provided by Tri-County Ford.
To sign up a team or become a sponsor of this year’s golf tournament, call Mike Moore at (903) 603-9340 or Lew Talbot (903) 432-2220.



Upcoming Events

Baseball

March 30
• North Forney @ Mabank – 6:30 p.m.
• Eustace @ Life-Red Oak in Waxahachie 6 p.m.
• Kaufman @ Kemp – 6:30 p.m.

Softball

March 30
• Kaufman @ Kemp – 6 p.m.
• North Forney @ Mabank – 5/6:30 p.m.
• Eustace @ Blooming Grove – 4:30 p.m.

Track

March 29
• Mabank @ Browns-boro – 3:30 p.m.
• Eustace @ Jeff Austin Relays (Frankston)
• Kemp @ Kemp meet

Golf

March 29
• Kemp @ King’s Creek (Kaufman tourn.)
• Eustace @ King’s Creek (Kaufman tourn.)

 

 

 

 

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Sports Highlights

Mabank gets 14-run fifth, beat Kemp, 17-0
By Sam Epps
Sports Editor
KEMP–The Mabank Panthers had a huge, 14-run fifth inning to close the doors on the Kemp Yellowjackets Friday. Mabank won the game, 17-0.
The Panthers opened with a 2-run first inning, then had another run in the top of the third inning.
Mabank Panther Ryan Walker was 2-for-3 at the plaate, with two RBIs.
Zeke Gonzales hit one double and had three RBIs, and John Valez was 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs.
Panther pitcher Austin Craig got the win for Mabank after striking out six and allowing just three hits.
“We didn't play our best ballgame at all,” Kemp head baseball coach Brandon Hankins said.
“We played a little tight and made too many mistakes. Mabank is a good, well-coached ball club, you can't make mistakes against a group like that,” he added. “We need to play better ... and we will. Our kids are working hard daily to do the right things. We will work this week to get back on track.”
The Panthers traveled to Crandall Tuesday, and are scheduled to host the North Forney Falcons Friday.
The Yellowjackets traveled to North Forney Tuesday, and will host the Kaufman Lions Friday.

 

Lady Bulldogs win Crandall track meet
Eustace boys take second place
By Sam Epps
Sports Editor

CRANDALL–The Eustace Lady Bulldogs won the Kyle King Coca-Cola Relays track meet in Crandall last Thursday, while the Bulldogs track team took second place at the meet.
The Eustace girls won with 136 points, Canton came in second with 104 points and Crandall took third with 97 points.
Eustace Lady Bulldogs Oldham and Holcombe took fourth and fifth, respectively, in the discus throw.
Oldham threw 92-7, while Holcombe’s throw was 88-5 ½.
Grant took first place in the long jump with a leap of 15-11 ½, and Aiken finished third with a jump of 15-5.
Grant took fourth in the triple jump with a 34-8 ¾ attempt. Aiken had a 31-11 triple jump to take fifth.
Eustace’s Cravey took first place in the girl’s pole vault with a vault of 9 feet.
Aiken took second with 8-6.
Eustace took third and fifth places in the 3200-meter run, and fourth in the girl’s 4x100-meter relay.
Eustace’s Allen finished second in the 800-meter run.
Aiken placed second in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 15.53, and Keeling finished fourth with a time of 17.58.
The Eustace girl’s 4x200-meter relay took first place with a time of 1:50.7.
Renteria took fifth in the 400-meter run with a time of 1:07.6.
Keeling took third place in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 52.94, while Aiken took third in the 200-meter run with a time of 27 seconds.
Eustace’s Herrera placed fourth in the 1600-meter run with a time of 5:59.8.
The girl’s 4x400-meter relay team took second place with a time of 4:22.8.
Mabank Lady Panther Pottorf took sixth in the 1600-meter run with a time of 6:00.5.
Lady Panther Pannell placed fourth in the shot put with a throw of 32-8.
Mabank’s Duong took fourth in the long jump with a 15-4 ¼ jump.
Duong also took second place in the 100-meter run with a time of 13.21 seconds.
The Lady Panthers finished eighth overall, with 18 points.
The Eustace Bulldog boys track team finished second with 106 points, just 21 points behind Crandall. Seagoville took third with 78 points.
Eustace’s Purselley finished fifth in the discus throw with a toss of 110-11.
Eustace’s McCarter finished fourth in the long jump with an 18-11 jump. Dunn took fifth with a jump of 18-8 ¼.
Bulldog Marter took third place in the triple jump with a 39-¼ effort, and Dunn placed fourth with a jump of 38-1.
Kirkhart finished second in the pole vault with a 10-6 vault, while Givan placed third with a vault of 10-6 as well.
Zimmerer took first in the 3200-meter run with a time of 10:34.8, and Kirkhart placed third with a time of 10:59.1.
The Eustace boy’s 4x100 meter relay team placed sixth with a time of 45.65.
Eustace’s Arambula took fist place in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:04.7, and Yates placed third with a time of 2:09.5.
The Bulldog 4x200-meter relay team finished third with a time of 1:35.7.
McCarter took third place in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 42.5 seconds.
Arambula won the 1600-meter run with a time of 4:45.2, while Kirkhart took third with a time of 4:54.5 and Zimmerer took fourth with a time of 4:54.9.
Eustace’s 4x400-meter relay team finished fourth with a time of 3:36.1.
Mabank Panthers Gentry took sixth in the 200-meter run with a time of 24.01. Zitko took fourth in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 42.84, and Schneider placed fifth with a time of 43.06.
The Mabank boys 4x200 meter relay team placed sixth with a time of 1:36.8.
Mabank’s Marler took second in the 100-meter run with a time of 11.2 seconds.
Schneider took second in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 16.58 seconds.
Mabank’s Burch nabbed second place in the triple jump with a leap of 42-1, while Zitko took third in the long jump with a leap of 19 feet.
Mabank’s Thorne placed fourth in the discus throw with a 115-6 throw.
Overall, the Panthers finished seventh with 46 points.
The Mabank junior varsity boys track team won the JV division in Crandall with 102 points.
The Eustace JV boys finished fifth with 69 points.
The Mabank JV girls placed fifth in Crandall with 46 points, and the Eustace JV girls took fourth with 107 points.

 

 

 

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