Angels Fall Out Of World Series
Jul31

Angels Fall Out Of World Series

The Hopkins County Dixie Angels were eliminated from the 2014 Dixie Angels World Series in Atoka, Tennessee when they lost Tuesday night to Alabama. The local Angels also loss in the double-elimination tournament on Monday to North Carolina. The Angels opened the World Series with a Saturday win over Oklahoma and a Sunday victory over host Tennessee. The Angels ended up in the top four in the tournament. By Don Julian, KSST News and...

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Tennis Camp a Success
Jul29

Tennis Camp a Success

New Wildcats Tennis Coach Tony Martinez had a good turnout as 40 to 45 kids attended the first day of his five-day tennis camp. Coach Martinez called the numbers a good sign, as he’ll continue to work to build the tennis program. He noted the backing of the program with a new Tennis Complex currently under construction. Coach Martinez said he made the move from Corpus Christi to Sulphur Springs in part to be closer to his Wichita...

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Angels Advance With Two Wins
Jul29

Angels Advance With Two Wins

The Hopkins County Dixie 10 and under Angels opened their World Series this weekend in Atoka, Tennessee with two wins. Saturday the local Angels defeated Oklahoma, 7-3. On Sunday the Angels shut out their Tennessee hosts, 9-0. Sunday night they had a bye. By Don Julian, KSST News and Sports...

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Tennis Camp Next Week
Jul27

Tennis Camp Next Week

The last Sulphur Springs ISD sports camp takes place this week. New Wildcats Tennis Coach Tony Martinez will have tennis camp Monday through Friday. Camp for younger kids will be in the morning with camp for older ones in the afternoon. Children from Kindergarten through sixth grades will have camp from 8 a.m. until 10 a.m. with students entering 7th through the 12th grades having camp from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Cost is $50. By...

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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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