Wildcats Face Prosper at McKinney Boyd in Regional Semi
May23

Wildcats Face Prosper at McKinney Boyd in Regional Semi

The Wildcats’ baseball team is one of only four teams still playing in Region II in Class 5A.  Next up for the Wildcats:  the Prosper Eagles, 29-3 on the season.  Wildcats Baseball Coach Jerrod Hammack says the Eagles have a total of 20 home runs this season.  He has chosen to play them on a big field at McKinney Boyd.  Games are Thursday at 7 p.m., Friday at 7 p.m. and if necessary Saturday at 2 p.m. In game two of the best of...

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Wildcats Advance With Come From Behind Win
May23

Wildcats Advance With Come From Behind Win

The Wildcats’ baseball team came from behind to defeat Corsicana, 6-3 Friday night in Sunnyvale to win the third round playoff series two games to zero. Corsicana jumped out in front in the third inning scoring three unearned runs.  The Wildcats closed the gap to 3-2 as Ethan Phillips drove home two runs with a double in the fourth.  In a four run sixth, the Wildcats tied the game at 3 as Larry Pryor had an RBI single.  Carson...

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Sports Coaching Changes in SSISD
May22

Sports Coaching Changes in SSISD

     This is the time of the year for coaches to make moves.  Wildcats Athletic Director Greg Owens has been busy filling several spots on his staff.  Defensive assistant Scott Rozell has resigned to become Defensive Coordinator at Commerce.  Coach Owens has hired David Morris, a business teacher who will also coach defensive linemen.  Morris has been a defensive coordinator for the past five years, most recently in Taylor.  Coach...

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Follis Hurls No-Hitter; Wildcats Win 8-0
May22

Follis Hurls No-Hitter; Wildcats Win 8-0

Wildcats pitching ace Tyler Follis threw a no-hitter as the Wildcats defeated Corsicana, 8-0 in Sunnyvale in game one of a best two out of three series Thursday night.  Seven of nine Wildcats batters got a hit as the Wildcats pounded out 12.  Ben Brooks was three for three with two runs scored.  Landon Brock, Larry Pryor and Kade Hudgins drove home two runs apiece.  Hudgins two RBI’s scored on his triple to the deepest part of...

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Summer Sports Camps Offered at PJC
May21

Summer Sports Camps Offered at PJC

Paris Junior College’s Dragons sports programs will hold camps this summer for youth interested in men’s and women’s basketball and women’s volleyball. “We know parents are looking for activities for their children over the summer, and this allows young people to take advantage of our college’s coaching expertise and interact with our athletes,” said PJC President Dr. Pamela Anglin. “They will have a great time...

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Wildcats Win at Legacy; Corsicana Next
May17

Wildcats Win at Legacy; Corsicana Next

Wildcats Baseball Coach Jerrod Hammack liked how his team gutted it out in a series clinching 5-4 win in eight innings over Mansfield Legacy Saturday on the road. The win came after an earlier loss to Legacy Saturday, 1-0 that forced game three. The Wildcats now face Corsicana in a round three baseball series coming up at Sunnyvale Thursday and Friday nights at 7 p.m. with a Saturday afternoon game at 2 p.m. if necessary. Two extra...

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Wildcats Win Game One; At Legacy Saturday
May16

Wildcats Win Game One; At Legacy Saturday

Tyler Follis threw a two hit shutout for six innings and Kade Hudgins pitched a scoreless seventh allowing one hit as the Wildcats defeated Mansfield Legacy, 6-0 in game one of their second round playoff series Friday night at Eagle Stadium. The Wildcats got four key hits:  Carson Hicks drove in two with a single, Landon Brock knocked in one with a single and Larry Pryor drove home two with a double and hit a solo home run. The...

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7-on-7 Football Underway for SSHS Wildcats
May14

7-on-7 Football Underway for SSHS Wildcats

The Wildcats are already into seven on seven season. On May 5, Gilmer brought teams to Sulphur Springs to compete. Last Saturday the Wildcats participated in a Gilmer tournament. Wildcats Football Offensive Coordinator Matt Young says that means that he is putting more emphasis on 7 on 7 looking for players who can throw and catch.  7 on 7 season opened May 5 as the Wildcats Varsity won one and lost one as Gilmer came to town.  Young...

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Former Lady Cat Signs With TWU
May11

Former Lady Cat Signs With TWU

Former Lady Cats’ standout pitcher Hailey Dixon will continue her college career. Hailey has signed a letter of intent to play softball for Texas Woman’s University in Denton. She completed a successful 2 years at Northeast Texas Community College in Mt. Pleasant this spring and is excited to be headed to TWU. When Hailey was a senior, she pitched the Lady Cats into the third round of the playoffs winning against McKinney...

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Wildcats Host Legacy Friday at Eagle Stadium
May11

Wildcats Host Legacy Friday at Eagle Stadium

Wildcat baseball returns to Eagle Stadium Friday night May 15th as the locals take on Mansfield Legacy in a best 2 of 3 Area 5-A play-off series. Game 1 begins at 7 p.m. Game 2 is set for Saturday at Mansfield Legacy with a 1 p.m. first pitch. If game three is necessary, it will immediately follow Game 2 at Legacy. KSST will broadcast the games. A Sulphur Springs High School Wildcat 6-0 lead after the first two innings was more than...

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