Tagged: Baird

Corn, Paula

Paula Corn Corn set a record at the girls’ state basketball tournament that may never be broken.  She scored 61 points in the 1964 Class 2A state championship game, leading Baird to an 85-68 win over Jourdanton.  The 23 field goals she made in that game remained a Class 2A record at the time of […]

Hart, Bill

Bill Hart Hart was the first recipient of the Lifetime Media Achievement Award.  He spent 28 years covering Big Country high school sports for the Abilene Reporter-News and is a member of the Texas High School Football Hall of Fame in the writers’ category.  He is one of the most identified names connected to coverage […]