Wildcats Open With Thrilling 43-42 Win
Aug27

Wildcats Open With Thrilling 43-42 Win

The Wildcats’ football team won a thrilling season opener over Sherman, 43-42 at Gerald Prim Stadium Friday night. The game was in doubt until Wildcats safety D.J. Abron intercepted a Bearcat pass with just 1:22 left. The Wildcats were able to run out the clock. Both teams scored six touchdowns and each had one two-point conversion. The difference in the game was a missed Sherman extra point kick after their very first...

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Lady Cats’ Volleyball Defeated Mineola 3-0 Friday Night; Return to Tyler Tourney Saturday
Aug27

Lady Cats’ Volleyball Defeated Mineola 3-0 Friday Night; Return to Tyler Tourney Saturday

With a break Friday in a Tyler tournament, the Lady Cats’ volleyball team defeated Mineola, 3-0 in Mineola Friday night. The score was 25-15, 25-18 and 25-15. Lady Cats Coach Justin Maness said his team served well and was aggressive at the net with their blocking. He added he was pleased with his team’s effort during the match. In kills, Kaylee Jefferson led the team with 11. Also Mieke VanBenthem had five and Autumn...

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Wildcats Open Pre-District Season at Prim Tonight; KSST Pregame Broadcast Begins at 6:30 p.m.
Aug26

Wildcats Open Pre-District Season at Prim Tonight; KSST Pregame Broadcast Begins at 6:30 p.m.

The Wildcats’ football team opens the regular season Friday night at Gerald Prim Stadium as the Sherman Bearcats will be in town. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. Both teams are hoping to bounce back after abysmal 2015 seasons. Sherman’s only win last year came after the Wildcats defeated the Bearcats on the field, 20-17, but then forfeited the win due to a player eligibility issue. With that the Wildcats went 0-10. Wildcats Coach...

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Lady Cats Face Tough Competition in Tyler Tourney
Aug26

Lady Cats Face Tough Competition in Tyler Tourney

The Lady Cats’ volleyball team won a match but lost two on the first day of a Tyler tournament Thursday. Lady Cats Volleyball Coach Justin Maness said the Lady Cats came out slow in their first tournament match against former district foe Longview. The Lady Lobos won, 25-23 and 25-14. Coach Maness thought since the Lady Cats had played Longview in the past, they let the Lady Lobos get in their heads a little bit. He said the...

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Join the Wildcats in Orlando for less than $400 each!!
Aug26

Join the Wildcats in Orlando for less than $400 each!!

Last minute travel deals can sometimes be very attractive.  This is the case when I checked on a trip to Orlando for a client for next week.  I found a package deal (airfare, hotel, and car) for $297 EACH (based on two in one room).  Not only is it a direct American Airlines flight both ways, but four nights at a Disney resort AND an economy rental car for the duration.  Check out the link here: Last Minute Disney Deal  You can see...

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Game Day Thursday: Wildcat’s Team Tennis at Terrell; Volleyball in Tourney
Aug25

Game Day Thursday: Wildcat’s Team Tennis at Terrell; Volleyball in Tourney

The Lady Cats’ volleyball team and the Wildcats’ team tennis squad are expected to be on their respective courts on this Thursday game day. The Lady Cats’ volleyball team is participating in a Tyler Lee sponsored tournament beginning Thursday. Lady Cats Coach Justin Maness said among their pool teams would be Elkhart and former district nemesis Longview. The Lady Lobos defeated the Lady Cats twice in district play...

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Wildcats Prepare for Sherman at Prim Stadium Friday
Aug24

Wildcats Prepare for Sherman at Prim Stadium Friday

If Wildcats Football Coach Greg Owens had an anxiety closet, what would he find lurking there? One thing would be the loss of a second scrimmage to get ready for the season opener, coming up Friday at Prim Stadium. The Wildcats lost a scrimmage and a week of practice because they participated in spring football in May. Then there are the details that a head coach faces getting ready for the first home game. Another worrisome item...

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SS Baseball Association Registration Ends Saturday, September 3
Aug24

SS Baseball Association Registration Ends Saturday, September 3

Time is running out to register for Fall Baseball according to the Sulphur Springs Boys Baseball Association. Saturday, September 3 is the deadline with drafts set for Tuesday, September 6. The season begins Tuesday September 20. Leagues age will be based on the child’s age as of May 1, 2017.  Registration forms are available at Fieldhouse Sports and at Hibbett Sports. Registration fees are $50 per player for ages 3 and 4. For ages...

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Lady Cats Defeat Mt Vernon; Ready for Tyler Tourney
Aug24

Lady Cats Defeat Mt Vernon; Ready for Tyler Tourney

Lady Cats Volleyball Coach Justin Maness said his team played perhaps their cleanest game of the year as they defeated Mt. Vernon, 3-0 in Wildcats Gym Tuesday night. The score was 25-15, 25-16 and 25-21. Coach Maness said his team was clicking adding they ran their plays well and passed well. In kills, Kaylee Jefferson led the way with 12, Mieke VanBenthem and Autumn Tanton added 6 each and Sheretta Hill had 5. Tori Moore provided 24...

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Lady Cats Host Tigers; Game to Be Broadcast on KSST
Aug23

Lady Cats Host Tigers; Game to Be Broadcast on KSST

The Lady Cats’ volleyball team returns to the home court Tuesday evening at 6 p.m. as they play Mt. Vernon. It’s the Lady Cats first appearance at home since their season openers on August 9. Two weeks ago they defeated Sherman, 3-0 and then lost a hard fought match with North Lamar, 3-2. Since then the Lady Cats have been on a pretty good roll. They won the consolation championship in a Garland tournament winning four...

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