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Buckeyes compete in ETBU Tournament


The Gilmer Buckeyes JV and Varsity 7on7 squads traveled to Marshall last Saturday, May 25, to participate in the ETBU Tournament. The team welcomed back Jaidon Parrish, Jamel Jackson and Blevin Burns, all key players from Gilmer’s District Championship baseball team at the tournament, but they were without the services of Josh Walker who assisted in coaching during the day while nursing a sore ankle.

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Daingerfield wins ETBU 7-on-7 tourney

MARSHALL — Keris Alexander threw four touchdown passes, including a pair to Keaten Key, while cousin Spencer Alexander’s interception with less than a minute remaining sealed the deal, as Daingerfield beat Mount Pleasant 26-22 in the championship game of the sixth annual ETBU 7-on-7 Football Tournament on Saturday.


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“They’re all good this time of the year,” stated Gilmer head coach Jeff Traylor, who has led his alma mater to a 108-17 record and one state championship in his 10 years at the helm of the Buckeyes.

Take La Vega, the Buckeyes’ opponent Saturday at Memorial Stadium in Mesquite. The Pirates have gone at least three rounds deep in the playoffs every year since 2006, sporting an impressive 10-3 playoff record in that span.

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Gilmer 44, Jacksonville 22

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THE GILMER BUCKEYES rolled to their third victory in as many games Friday night, garnering a 44-22 decision over the winless Jacksonville Indians at the historic Tomato Bowl.

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