By Brooke Mitcham
Softball – The Lady Dogs traveled to Kit McConnico Park on Thursday, Feb. 14- Saturday, Feb. 16 to participate in a three-day tournament. The Lady Dogs entered a junior varsity and a varsity team. Throughout the tournament both teams fought hard, but neither were able to return home with a trophy. On Tuesday, Feb. 19, the Lady Dogs will travel to Corrigan to take on the Bulldogs and JV will begin at 4:30 p.m., and Varsity will follow. The Lady Dog Varsity Softball team is participating in a three-day tournament at Jasper High School beginning on Thursday, Feb. 21 through Saturday, Feb. 23. The first game the Lady Dogs will play begins at 12 p.m. on Thursday, against the Deweyville Lady Pirates. The Softball team will also play at 3 p.m. on Thursday against the Jasper Bulldogs.
On Friday, Feb. 22, the Lady Dogs will take on the Woodville Lady Eagles at 9 a.m. Beginning at 12 p.m. the Lady Dogs will take on the Warren Warriors.
On the final day of the tournament, Saturday, the Lady Dogs will play two back-to-back games. The first game will begin at 9 a.m. against Coldspring, and the next game is at 10:30 a.m. against Newton. The Lady Dog JV and varsity also have a game at Huntington on Friday, Feb. 22 with JV beginning at 4:30 and Varsity to follow. Both the JV and varsity are improving as the season goes along and have bright futures ahead.
Baseball – On Friday Feb. 15, the Bulldog baseball team hosted an alumni game between the Chester Alumni team and the Colmesneil Alumni team. The Chester Yellowjackets beat the hometown alumni to advance to play the Bulldog Varsity/JV team. Both of the Alumni’s joined together to take on the Varsity/JV and were able to beat the high school team.
The Colmesneil Bulldog Baseball team is hosting a varsity tournament on Thursday, Feb. 21- Saturday, Feb. 23. The Bulldogs will play their first game of the tournament at 7 p.m. against Lovelady Lions.
On Friday, the Bulldogs will take on the Warren Warriors at 7 p.m. On the final day of the tournament, the Bulldogs will play the Deweyville Pirates. The rest of the game times on Saturday will depend on how the tournament plays out. The Junior Varsity Bulldog Baseball team will travel to Warren for a three-day tournament, and play their first game on Thursday, Feb. 21 at 10 a.m. against the Buna Cougars. On the second day of the tournament, Friday, Feb. 22, the Bulldogs will take on the Warren Warriors at 10 a.m. On the final day of the tournament, Saturday, Feb. 23, the Bulldogs will take on Little Cypress-Mauriceville at 4 p.m. for their final game of the tournament. The Bulldog baseball team has a bright future ahead.