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Former teammates set to face off

State qualifying teammates to take on each other in three events

By THOMAS LOTT

When Hank Scofield and Justice Thelander ran together at the regional meet last season, they ran as a team.

Thelander handed off to Scofield from the first leg to the second in the mile relay and got the Golden Wolves off to the start they needed that got them to the state track meet.

They ran together, they celebrated together, they even cried together. It was a moment they won’t soon forget, nor will soon be forgotten in Dalhart track for a long time.

“In Dalhart that was our dream since sophomore year,” Thelander said. “We finally got it, and I don’t think (anything) is going to be as good (after that.)

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So you got run-ruled by Perryton?

Lady Wolves forced to look inward after devastating loss in district play

By THOMAS LOTT

Dalhart beats Perryton in softball. It’s what they do. Over the last few years the Lady Wolves have dominated the Rangerettes in softball and barely allowed them to cross the plate in most of those games.

The balance of power may be shifting though. The best indication of that comes from Dalhart’s loss to Perryton on Tuesday afternoon.

And it wasn’t just a loss, it was a run-rule drubbing that left the Lady Wolves disappointed, dejected and borderline depressed. They are probably a few more things, but no more Dwords could be thought of at the moment.

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