End of Edge and Football Camp
Jul24

End of Edge and Football Camp

Listen to the interview with coach Owens. Thursday marked the end of the Wildcats summer Edge conditioning program as well as the last day of the Wildcat Football Camp. Wildcats Football Coach Greg Owens said it had been a great summer. About 200 students, girls and boys, took advantage of Edge. Coach Owens liked the senior leadership he saw. Wildcat Football Camp drew 120 boys including 50 incoming ninth graders. Coach Owens said it...

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Volleyball Camp Opens Under New Lady Cats Volleyball Coach
Jul23

Volleyball Camp Opens Under New Lady Cats Volleyball Coach

New Lady Cats Volleyball Coach Allison Irvin opened a three-day volleyball camp Tuesday in Wildcats Gym. Twenty-five girls entering 4th through the 7th grades showed up. Ms. Irvin said the young girls would be taught proper technique and form leading up to games on Thursday. A camp for 8th and 9th graders is taking place afternoons. Coach Irvin is being helped by Assistant Coaches David Carrillo and Jerrod Hammack along with some...

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Wildcat Football Camps Underway
Jul23

Wildcat Football Camps Underway

Some 70 boys entering grades 3 through 8 and another 50 entering 9th grade turned out for day one of the three-day Wildcat Football Camp Tuesday. Wildcats Football Coach Greg Owens said the younger kids learn it all, tackling, blocking catching, throwing and running while those entering 7th and 8th grades start getting assigned to positions. 9th graders camp gets them ready for high school and two a days. By Don Julian, KSST News and...

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Lady Cats Volleyball Camp Scheduled
Jul19

Lady Cats Volleyball Camp Scheduled

Sulphur Springs ISD Sports is offering volleyball camps for three different age groups. New Lady Cats Volleyball Coach Allison Irvin will have camp Tuesday through Thursday from 9 a.m. until noon for girls entering grades four through seven and from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. for girls entering 8th or 9th grades. Cost is $50. There will also be a clinic for JV and Varsity players done by an outside coaching staff Friday and Saturday from 9...

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Wildcat Football Camp This Coming Week
Jul19

Wildcat Football Camp This Coming Week

Wildcats Football Coach Greg Owens and his staff will be having two football camps this week. Wildcat Football Camp for boys entering 3rd through the 8th grades is scheduled Tuesday through Thursday from 8 a.m. until 11 a.m. Cost is $45. A special Freshmen Football Camp for SSISD students only will take place Tuesday through Thursday from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Cost is $20. By Don Julian, KSST News and Sports...

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Angels Going to World Series
Jul19

Angels Going to World Series

After dominating every game they played to get to the State Dixie final game in Coleman Park in Sulphur Springs, the 10 and under Hopkins County Angels rode the hot pitching of Makayla Buchanan to defeat Lindale 2-0 and advance to the World Series. The Angels World Series is in Atoka, Tennessee beginning July 26. The local Angels are selling fundraising tickets to help defray the cost of their trip. By Don Julian, KSST News and Sports...

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World Series Bound
Jul18

World Series Bound

The Hopkins County Dixie 13 and under Ponytails are headed for the World Series after they won a championship game over a Houston team at a Dixie State Softball Tournament in Lindale Wednesday night. The Ponytails World Series begins August 1 in Ponchatoula, Louisiana. Tuesday night the Hopkins County Dixie Angels 10 and under team captured the Dixie State Softball Tournament in Sulphur Springs Coleman Park with a championship game...

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Hopkins County Softball Teams In State Championship Games
Jul16

Hopkins County Softball Teams In State Championship Games

The Hopkins County Angels and Ponytails both play in championship games in State Tournaments Tuesday evening. World Series berths are on the line. The Angels play Lindale, a team they have already defeated 14-1 earlier. The Ponytails are playing in a state tournament championship game in Lindale. By Don Julian, KSST News and Sports Director

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Dixie State Tournament
Jul15

Dixie State Tournament

Listen to Don and Chris Voorheese talk about our kids and grandkids. Going into Dixie State Tournament action Monday, three Hopkins County teams are still playing, the 10 and under Angels playing in Sulphur Springs, one of two 18 and under Debs teams playing in Commerce and the 13 and under Ponytails in Lindale. The Angels won four weekend games. The Ponytails are undefeated. The Angels, Debs and Ponytails were all scheduled to play...

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Former Wildcats Powerlifter Josue Leon

Former Wildcats Powerlifter Josue Leon continues to raise funds to help defray the cost of attending an International competition in early September in Hungary. Leon, who competes now at Louisiana Tech, was named to the Team USA Juniors. He has secured pledges of $1,295 toward a $2,000 goal. To help Josue, go to www.helpfundme/amuczs.

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