Sports

Historical marker for sports

Thursday, Sept. 10 was the first day in the history of American professional sports that the NFL, NBA, MLB, the PGA Tour and Nascar all performed on the same day. It has been a wild few weeks in the sports world to say the very least and things are beginning to really heat up as the NBA playoffs and MLB regular season are both nearing the end.

Olney ISD’s Volleyball program

#10 Brie Hagle JV Lady Cub returns a volley against Goldburg during a recent series hosted by the Lady Cubs PHOTO BY WILL SADLER

Olney ISD’s Volleyball program

Lady Cub Head Volleyball Coach warms the Lady Cubs up with pre game drills before battling Goldburg PHOTO BY WILL SADLER

Olney ISD’s Volleyball program progressing well

With the Olney ISD volleyball program still in its infancy as far as sports programs go, it is hard to see just how well the program is doing when you don’t see a check in the win column or see 25 points up on the board.

Cubs vs. Petrolia Pirates

Pictured is #9 James Coleman who scored a touchdown on a 52-yard punt return PHOTO BY WILL SADLER

Cubs vs. Petrolia Pirates

# 67 Luis Marquez pictured led the way on defense with 1 tackle and 9 assist PHOTO BY WILL SADLER

Cubs vs. Petrolia Pirates

The Olney Cubs traveled to Petrolia on Sept. 4, to battle the Pirates to secure a second win, but they fell short of victory after putting up a tough defensive battle against the Pirates. Final score had Cubs 14 and the Pirates at 33.

Cubs win on Senior Night 48 - 0, largest victory in 13 years!

Number 21, Gatlin Guy, ran for 122 yards and 2 touchdowns Photo by Will Sadler

Cubs win on Senior Night 48 - 0, largest victory in 13 years!

Pictured on the left of the tackle is Cub defensive player of the week number 3 AB Marquez with 4 tackles and 10 assists Photo by Will Sadler

Cubs win on Senior Night 48 - 0, largest victory in 13 years!

High school football is BACK in Olney as the Cubs make a huge statement in their first game of the 2020 season with a 48-0 win against Chico. This was the largest margin of victory for the Cubs in 13 years and it did not take long for the 2020 Cubs to make their mark on history for Olney football. “Great team win. Both sides of the ball played really well. We were physical and played fast.” Coach Guy said.

JV Lady Cub volleyball team host the Hirschi Huskies

The JV Lady Cubs worked as a cohesive team firing on all 8 cylinders to put in a dominate win against the Huskies Photo by will sadler

JV Lady Cub volleyball team host the Hirschi Huskies

The recent matchup between the JV Lady Cubs and the Hirschi Huskies showed just how much the JV Lady Cubs are improving under Head Coach Pulliam. The volleyball program is still in its infancy at Olney ISD, but with each passing year, the program is gaining ground on making it a very successful program.

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