SSHS Tennis Team Counting on Quality as Practice Begins
Aug03

SSHS Tennis Team Counting on Quality as Practice Begins

The Wildcats co-ed Team Tennis squad showed up at 7 a.m. Monday for their first practice of this school year. Tennis Coach Tony Martinez says the early part of practice was used for conditioning drills. Coach Martinez expects his boys to be very competitive with five hungry freshmen battling five quality upperclassmen for court time. Coach Martinez says he only has three girls on the team after some dropped out this summer. Martinez...

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Wildcat Football Begins Practice
Aug03

Wildcat Football Begins Practice

Monday at 8 a.m. Sulphur Springs High School Wildcat football practice began for the 2015 season. Head Coach Greg Owens said the team has a lot of work to do but he is excited about the prospects for this year’s team. The team is focusing for some of the players catching up on conditioning, terminology, and play schemes. Owens said the players that participated in the summer Edge program are in shape but those that did not are...

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Preseason Begins for SSHS Football, Volleyball, Band
Aug02

Preseason Begins for SSHS Football, Volleyball, Band

Quite a few students will show up at Sulphur Springs High School for extracurricular activities Monday.  Wildcats Football Coach Greg Owens will oversee his first football practice of the year.  The Wildcats first scrimmage will be at Prim Stadium on August 14 against Liberty-Eylau.  Volleyball Coach Allison Irvin will begin volleyball practice.  They’ll be just days away from scrimmages:  at home against Cumby and Commerce on...

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Wildcat Season Football Tickets on Sale August 10-14
Jul22

Wildcat Season Football Tickets on Sale August 10-14

The big week for Wildcats’ football season ticket holders and those that would like to be is August 10-14. High School Administrative Assistant Dwayne McMeans announced the dates in a recent letter to season ticket holders. Price for the five-game home season ticket package is $50. The first two days of season ticket week, Monday and Tuesday August 10-11 are for current season ticket holders only to renew tickets. Tickets not...

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Irving Receives TASCO Scholarship
Jul14

Irving Receives TASCO Scholarship

Lady Cats Soccer Coach Jesus DeLeon tells us that graduating Lady Cat soccer player Kinzi Irving has been awarded a Texas Association of Soccer Coaches or TASCO Scholarship. This scholarship is for Region II, which encompasses most of the Metroplex and East Texas. Kinzi Irving is one of eight graduating seniors statewide to be recognized for her hard work and excellence in the classroom. Kinzi also excelled on the soccer pitch for the...

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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 Mention. Share...

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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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