Bennett acing college golf


Freshman Sam Bennett made his debut for the Texas A&M University men's golf team a suc-cessful one.

The Madisonville High School graduate finished fourth in the Shoal Creek Invitational to lead the team to victory.

The lone Aggies freshman in the event, he shot 214 (72-66-76). The 66 was the tournament low for the Aggies.

More men's golf

Logan Young made his debut for University of Houston. The Normangee High product finished second among the Cougars and tied for 35th overall in the Maui Jim Intercollegiate. The junior, who competed two years for Concordia University Texas, shot 210 (70-70-70).


Madisonville graduate Zach Poe is a freshman infielder for Sam Houston State University.

Men's rodeo

As of Sept. 26, James Arnold ranked second among team roping heelers in the Professional Ro-deo Cowboys Association/Resistol Rookie standings with earnings of $25,109.08. He is out of Madisonville High.

Former Mustang Colby Lovell and partner Jade Corkill finished first in the average of the team roping at an Abilene event. They earned $1,476 each. They were second in the first round of team roping.

Men's soccer

Blinn College freshman midfielder Luis Aceves played in three of seven games, including losses Sept. 18 and Sept. 19. He is a past Mustang.

Women's basketball

Previously at Madisonville High, Tylesia Roundtree signed to compete for Cedar Valley College.

Women's volleyball

Sophomore defensive specialist Robin Diserens had two digs for Trinity Valley Community Col-lege against Wharton County Junior College. She is from North Zulch High.

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