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Gutierrez signs with OPSU

Two-time player of the year gets full scholarship to Oklahoma school

By THOMAS LOTT
THE DALHART TEXAN

Winning a state championship at a Class A school is tough, and winning a state title in a town with only 500 people is improbable, but getting a full scholarship to play college basketball from a town that size is nearly impossible.

It’s nearly impossible, but for Texline’s Aaron Gutierrez, his four years playing for the Tornadoes’ basketball team not only made this probable, but flat out likely.

And on Wednesday morning, Gutierrez made his dream of playing college basketball a reality by signing with Oklahoma Panhandle State University to continue his athletic career

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Heartbreaker

Lady Wolves come two stunning catches away from first district win

By THOMAS LOTT
THE DALHART TEXAN

There are losses and then there are heartbreakers. These are the kind of losses that knock you down, continue to beat on you and stay with you for years.

The Lady Wolves lost to Perryton 11-9 on Tuesday night, putting their playoff hopes in doubt, and will weigh on the Lady Wolves until the start of next season. (Editor’s note: Dalhart was eliminated from playoff contention on Wednesday)

This loss was just the kind of loss that unfortunately will have some girls blaming themselves. It’s a simple fact and an unfortunate one, because each and every one of these girls left everything out on the field, they just came up a little bit short.

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