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Page 2B - The News - Friday, July 28, 2017 I Coaches Continued from Pase 1P and varsity football. Coach (Cody) Hines will still run the middle school program and be the middle school coordinator." Johnson takes over the volleyball program from Kayla Benton, who is now an assistant coach with basketball and softball. She comes to Athens from Holland High School, where she has ties to the Henderson County area. "She is an Athens alumnus and she came to us from Holland ISD and she has also coached at Mabank ISD," Es- sary said. "She has great credentials and I am ex- cited to have her in the coaching family. She is a go-getter and will be an excellent addition to our staff." Johnson will make her Athens head coaching debut Aug. 8 in a dual match against Eustace and Mildred at E.L. Kirk Gymnasium in Eustace. Teague makes the move to Athens from West Rusk after replac- ing Emily Martinez, who is now the girls' basket- ball and volleyball coach at Cross Roads ISD. "He grew up at least part of his youth in Ath- ens," Essary said. "I am excited about having him and the things he will bring to our girls' basketball program." Achorn takes over the softball program fol- lowing the departure of Michelle Forsman, who is now the head softball coach at Scurry-Rosser High School. "He will have the girls in softball ready to go and we are excited to have coach Achorn over here," Essary said. Achorn was the soft- ball coach at Mabank High School last year. "He has been a head also coached at Abilene High, which is a Class 6A school. I talked with a gentleman that I know back when he was at Abilene High that I re- spect in Steve Warren. He bragged on coach Achorn and said he did a great j ob." The boys' soccer pro- gram is getting a first- year head coach in Rich, following the departure softball coach at Class of Jonathan Ryal during 5A Keller Fossil Ridge," the spring. Essary. said. "He has "He is coming from a very successful soc- cer program in high school," Essary said. "He played for one of the best soccer coach' es from Nacogdoches who just retired. He (Rich) went to Stephen F. Austin University and just graduated. He loves the game and is a very intelligent young man. He has a lot of fire in him and when I was checking refer- ences, they said he can do the job." II II Special to The News ATHENS-The start of high school volleyball practices begins Aug. 1 for the Athens Lady Hornets. First year coach Joanna Johnson said practices will be held on Tuesday- Thursday from 1-3 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. The Lady Hornets have a scrimmage at Corsicana Aug. 4 starting at 9 a.m. with the freshmen, junior varsity and varsity. They will return on Aug. 5 for their final scrimmage of the year in the Athens scrimmage lest. Teams involved in the scrimmage are Elkhart, Canton, Westwood and Cayuga. The first match of the year is a dual match scheduled for Aug. 8 against the Eustace Lady Bulldogs and Mildred Lady Eagles at Eustace High School. The match- es start at 4:30 p.m. This is the final year of district play before realignment happens in February. Athens looks to return to the playoffs this year. [2017 ATHENS HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL SCHEDULE DATE PLACE Aug. 8 Aug. 11 Aug. 15 Aug. 17-19 Aug. 22 Aug. 25 Aug. 29 Aug. 31-Sept.2 Sept.5 Sept. 12 Sept. 19 Sept. 22 Sept. 26 Sept. 29 Oct. 6 vs. Eustace, Mildred vs. Scm'ry-Rosser vs. Grand Saline Eustace tournament at Westwood at Canton at Eustace Brownsboro tournament vs. Corsicana vs. at Wills Point vs. Mabank vs. Madisonville vs. Palestine at Fairfield at Mexia Oct. 13 Oct. 17 Oct. 24 at P; vs. Fairfield vs. Mexia I Fish Continued from Page In Water lightly stained; 83-87 de- grees; 0.24' high. Black bass are good on Texas rigged craws, shakyhead worms and football head jigs. White bass are good on slabs. Crappie are fair on minnows. Cat- fish are fair on trotlines and cut shad. LAVON Water stained; 84- 88 degrees: 0.03' high. Black bass are fair on flipping jigs, weight- less Senkos and Texas rigged creature baits. White bass are fair on slabs and minnows. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are good on trotlines and prepared bait. LEWISVILLE Water lightly stained; 83-87 degrees; 0.17' high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged craws, topwaters and shaky- head worms. White bass are good on slabs and minnows. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are slow on trotlines. NAVARRO MILLS Water stained; 76-80 degrees; 0.14' high. Black bass are fair on watermelon shallow running crankbaits near the dam. White bass are fair on Humding- ers, Little Georges, and silver spoons. Crappie are good on minnows and chartreuse jigs off docks in Liberty Hill Park. Channel catfish are good on stinkbait over baited holes. Blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow. PALESTINE Water lightly stained; 84-87 degrees; 0.01' high. Black bass are good on Texas rigged worms, shakyhead worms and topwater walking baits. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Hybrid striper are fair on slabs. White bass are good on minnows. Catfish are good on trot- lines and prepared bait. RAY HUBBARD Water lightly stained; 84-88 degrees; 0.05' low. Black bass are fair on Flukes, football jigs, and Carolina rigged craws. Crappie are fair on minnows and white jigs. White bass are fair on slabs. Hybrid striper are fair on slabs and topwaters. Catfish are fair on trotlines. RAY ROBERTS Water lightly stained; 83-87 degrees; 0.20' low. Black bass are slow on Texas rigged worms, football jigs and deep diving crankbaits. White bass are good on min- nows and slabs. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are fair on trot- lines and punch bait. RICHLAND CHAMBERS Water lightly stained; 84-87 degrees; 0.06' high. Black bass are slow on Texas rigged creature baits, Texas rigged worms and top- waters. White bass are fair on slabs. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. Crappie are fair on min- nows. Catfish are fair on trotlines. TAWAKONI Water lightly stained; 84-89 degrees; 1.36' low. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged creature baits, hollow body frogs and buzzbaits. White bass are fair on slabs and minnows. Hybrid bass are good on slabs and topwaters. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines. TEXOMA Water lightly stained; 83-86 degrees; 1.22' high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged craws, topwater walking baits and shakyhead worms. Crappie are good on minnows. Striped bass are good on slabs. Cat- fish are good on trot- lines and cut shad. WHITNEY Water stained; 76- 80 degrees; 0.72' low. Black bass are fair on watermelon crankbaits and Rat-L-Traps. Striped bass are fair on silver spoons. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Catfish are good on shrimp and live bait. 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