SSHS Athletic Booster Club Membership Drive Underway
Jun18

SSHS Athletic Booster Club Membership Drive Underway

The Sulphur Springs Wildcat Athletic Booster Club is recruiting current members for renewal and new members as well in a membership drive. Stacy Cody, Athletic Booster Club Member, said that the membership drive is an annual summer event. Boosters are acknowledged in the Wildcat program printed for Wildcat games and other venues. Cody hopes to have all the membership moneys collected by July 10th. Membership levels include the State...

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Brooks Signs to Pitch at PJC
Jun11

Brooks Signs to Pitch at PJC

Wildcats Baseball pitcher Ben Brooks signed to pitch for Paris Junior College next season. The SSHS graduate signed Wednesday afternoon at the SSHS Athletic Complex with his parents, sister, Wildcat Baseball and PJC coach present. Brooks called the moment the beginning of a dream. He is excited to play college baseball calling fastball, curve, and change up his strengths. He hopes to play beyond the junior college level. Wildcat Coach...

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Nine Lady Cats Named To All-District Team
Jun07

Nine Lady Cats Named To All-District Team

Nine Lady Cats’ softball players were selected to the All-District Team.  Kasey Moore was named the offensive MVP and Alyssa Abron was chosen as Freshman of the Year.  First team selections were pitcher Summer Wyatt, infielder Sarah Womack, outfielder Makayla Glosson and DH Mandi Stonaker.  Second team choices were infielder Kristin Allen and outfielder Jaye Doughtie.  Catcher Molly Johnston was named Honorable...

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SSHS Sports Camps Dates and Registration Available Here
Jun02

SSHS Sports Camps Dates and Registration Available Here

Sulphur Springs High School will be offering a variety of sports camps this summer. Two are scheduled for next week. In addition The Edge conditioning program will again be offered. Wildcats Athletic Director Greg Owens announced the scheduled times for various camps Tuesday morning. Owens said summer is always busy but many schedule their activities around the various camps offered. The Edge, a summer conditioning camp for incoming...

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Follis, Ferguson Unanimous Choices for 15-5A First Team
Jun01

Follis, Ferguson Unanimous Choices for 15-5A First Team

With the Wildcats and Hallsville now out of the state baseball playoff race, Wildcats Baseball Coach Jerrod Hammack can now share All-District Baseball results with us. District 15-5A First Team selections included: Pitchers Tyler Follis, SSHS Junior (unanimous choice), and Ben Brooks, SSHS Senior. Ryan Ferguson, SSHS Senior, was unanimous choice first team catcher. Senior Landon Brock infield and Senior Larry Pryor outfield round out...

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Wildcat Baseball Season Ends
May30

Wildcat Baseball Season Ends

The Wildcats’ baseball season ended Friday night at McKinney Boyd as Prosper defeated the Wildcats, 6-2 to sweep the Regional Semifinal series two games to zero.  After the Wildcats fell behind, 3-0, they battled back scoring two runs in the fifth inning.  Kade Hudgins double was the inning’s big hit.  A Prosper three run homer in the sixth pushed the lead back out to four runs.  The Wildcats season ends with a 19-12...

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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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