KETR Local
9:29 am
Thu April 3, 2008

A&M-Commerce sports update

Commerce, TX –

The men's golf team at Texas A&M University-Commerce won a triangular meet this week, defeating Dallas Baptist and Paris Junior College. Friday, the golf team hosts a fundraising tournament at Sand Hills Country Club south of Commerce. Then it's off to Pensacola, Florida for a three day tournament.



One of this week's Lone Star Conference track and field athletes of the week is from Texas A&M University-Commerce. Lions junior La' Shara Jefferson posted the third best discus throw in the conference this season with a season-best performance last weekend. The track and field team is participating at the Texas Relays in Austin and the McMurry Relays in Abilene.



And A&M-Commerce men's basketball senior Scooby Johnson has been invited to participate in the Collegiate Basketball Invitational later this month in Ohio. The All-American is one of only 64 to play in front of scouts representing teams around the world.



Details on these stories can be found on the A&M-Commerce sports website, www.lionathletics.com.