Wildcats Win District Opener as Offense Rolled Up 518 Yards
Sep24

Wildcats Win District Opener as Offense Rolled Up 518 Yards

For the first half of the first quarter against Pine Tree on the road Friday night, the Wildcats appeared to be in trouble. The Pirates scored on two short runs and had a 14-0 lead. They recovered an onside kick after the first touchdown and promptly scored the second. Then the Wildcats unveiled a secret weapon, senior wide receiver Tyrese Peters, who has missed the last season and a half due to injuries. Quarterback Ryan Humphries...

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Lady Cats Win Epic Battle in Pine Tree
Sep24

Lady Cats Win Epic Battle in Pine Tree

The Lady Cats’ volleyball team won an epic district volleyball match Friday at Pine Tree. They seemed to be on the ropes all evening. The Lady Pirates took set one, 32-30. The Lady Cats fought back for a set two win, 25-17. Pine Tree then took a 2-1 lead in sets winning 25-16. On the verge of defeat, the Lady Cats managed a 25-23 set four win. In the decisive fifth set, the Lady Cats pulled out the 3-2 victory, winning 15-10. It...

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Wildcats Stats as 2016 District Season Begins
Sep23

Wildcats Stats as 2016 District Season Begins

Here is the statistical picture for the Wildcats’ football team as they open district play Friday night. They have averaged 29.8 points per game and have allowed 44 points per game. Their season record is 1-3. The Wildcats have the number 2 rated offense in the district averaging 367.3 yards per game. The Wildcats have the district’s fifth best defense. They have allowed 406.8 yards per game. Looking at turnover plus and...

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Wildcats Tennis Stresses Ethics, Character
Sep22

Wildcats Tennis Stresses Ethics, Character

Coaching high school athletes can be about much more than just wins and losses. Wildcats Tennis Coach Tony Martinez also stresses ethics and character. He also expects his players to treat their opponents on the court with respect. Despite a 19-0 district loss to state ranked Texas High at the Wildcats Tennis Complex Tuesday afternoon, Coach Martinez calls Tuesday the best day since he’s been coach here. He says he is looking...

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Wildcats to Face Pine Tree as District Season Begins
Sep22

Wildcats to Face Pine Tree as District Season Begins

The beginning of district play is in effect, a new season and Wildcats Football Coach Greg Owens is ready for a fresh start. Coach Owens had his media gathering Wednesday morning to discuss the first district game at Pine Tree Friday. The Wildcats were 1-3 in pre-district games. He said there seemed to be more pep in the players’ steps at practice this week. They enjoyed a freak rain during bright sunshine at Monday’s...

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Cross Country Finish Strong at Hallsville Meet
Sep19

Cross Country Finish Strong at Hallsville Meet

At a cross country meet last Friday in Hallsville, the Lady Cats finished third and the Wildcats were fifth. Cross Country Coach Ross Hicks said the teams had a good week of training going into the Hallsville meet and he added some of the runners might have had tired legs. The Lady Cats were led by senior Lauren Helm. The team’s second finisher was Hannah Dixon and Gracie Boyer was third. The Wildcats took a small step back...

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Lady Cats Regain Focus to Defeat Greenville in Three
Sep17

Lady Cats Regain Focus to Defeat Greenville in Three

A key moment occurred for the Lady Cats’ volleyball team Friday afternoon as they trailed Greenville, 20-16 in their first set in Wildcats Gym. Lady Cats Volleyball Coach Justin Maness called timeout and strongly challenged his team to snap out of it. He told them they weren’t mentally in the gym yet. After the match, Coach Maness said the team had a lot of things on their mind and their focus was not where it needed to be...

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Whitehouse Outscores Wildcats 49-31
Sep17

Whitehouse Outscores Wildcats 49-31

Whitehouse won their sixth straight football game against Sulphur Springs downing the Wildcats, 49-31 Friday night on Homecoming at Gerald Prim Stadium. The Wildcats were unable to keep up with the Whitehouse offense. Whitehouse scored on five touchdown passes, on a short run and on an interception return for a TD. Wildcats quarterback Ryan Humphries threw touchdown passes to Simeon Taylor in the first quarter and to Landry Tyson late...

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Game Day: SSHS Homecoming; Volleyball; Cross County
Sep16

Game Day: SSHS Homecoming; Volleyball; Cross County

It’s Homecoming for the Wildcats and Friday night they welcome Whitehouse to Gerald Prim Stadium. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. Whitehouse comes in with a 2-1 record with wins over Hallsville and Chapel Hill and a loss last week to Carthage. The Wildcats are 1-2. They beat Sherman here, lost at Disney World to Seminole Ridge, Florida and lost last week at Paris. Whitehouse won last year’s game 66-21. Whitehouse has now won five...

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Miller Grove Cross Country Meet Results
Sep16

Miller Grove Cross Country Meet Results

Sept. 15th Miller Grove ISD Varsity Boys Team Results:   Miller Grove 38                                                 Saltillo         65                                                 Bland           129 Varsity Boys Individual Results: Dakota Patridge 8th    17:11 Trevor Moore 9th         17:19 Walker McGill 13th      17:34 Branson McGill 19th    17:44 Lyle Bench     26th       18:05 JV Boys Team Results:     Saltillo  35...

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