Van Wade, Author at Orange Leader

High School Sports

Orange County footballers land on Academic All-State Team; see who made Elite squad

A slew of Orange County senior football players showed their might, not only on the field of play but in the classroom as well, making ... Read more

by Van Wade, Friday, December 9, 2022 12:18 am

High School Sports

Orangefield busy with Bobcat Tournament, see early results

It was a busy first day of early action in tournaments for several hoop teams Thursday. The Orangefield boys are hosting the Bobcat Tournament with ... Read more

by Van Wade, Thursday, December 8, 2022 8:00 pm

News Main

K.J. Miller’s “electric play” sparks Crusaders as Mary Hardin-Baylor advances to National Semifinals

BELTON – The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor football team used a strong fourth quarter to earn a 41-28 win over Bethel University in Belton in ... Read more

by Van Wade, Thursday, December 8, 2022 12:16 am

High School Sports

Lady Cardinal netter Demi Carter selected for All-Star summer tilt

BRIDGE CITY – Outstanding Bridge City junior outside hitter Demi Carter has been selected to play in the 2023 Texas High School Girls Coaches Association ... Read more

by Van Wade, Thursday, December 8, 2022 12:04 am

High School Sports

HOOP WRAP: Vidor Pirates pile up numbers against Warren

VIDOR – The Vidor Pirates made quick work of Warren in non-district hoop action, rolling to a 70-47 victory over the Warriors. Bryce Loftin poured ... Read more

by Van Wade, Wednesday, December 7, 2022 12:30 pm

High School Sports

Bobcat Classic all set; Orange County girls squads start district Friday

It is going to be another busy week for Orange County hoopsters with plenty of tournaments to keep players and coaches busy this week. The ... Read more

by Van Wade, Wednesday, December 7, 2022 12:18 am

Columns

VAN WADE — Heartbreak and upsets abound on prep, college scene

Gut wrenching. That was the case for two really great football teams over the long weekend. One team will not get another chance while another ... Read more

by Van Wade, Wednesday, December 7, 2022 12:14 am

High School Sports

Mustangs, Cardinals represent well on All-District 9-4A Team; see the full team

The Silsbee Tigers represented District 9-4A Division II well, advancing all the way to the Class 4A Region III Division II Finals before dropping a ... Read more

by Van Wade, Tuesday, December 6, 2022 12:18 am

Bridge City

PHOTO GALLERY — Community celebrates Christmas fun in Bridge City

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by Van Wade, Tuesday, December 6, 2022 12:10 am

High School Sports

Orange County teams snag couple of trophies, major wins at weekend tourneys

It was a busy few days for Orange County basketball teams as everyone was participating in tournaments over the weekend. The Little Cypress-Mauriceville boys and ... Read more

by Van Wade, Monday, December 5, 2022 11:00 am

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