Sports Coaching Changes in SSISD
May22

Sports Coaching Changes in SSISD

This time of year is when lots of coaches are moving around. Wildcats Athletic Director Greg Owens is always busy this time of year filling vacancies. Coach Owens talked about three of his new hires and more Friday morning.  ...

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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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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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Wildcats Win After Rain Delay; Play Mansfield Legacy Next!
May09

Wildcats Win After Rain Delay; Play Mansfield Legacy Next!

  The Wildcats’ baseball team won their bi-district series against Whitehouse with an 8-2 win Friday night.  The game was delayed by rain for three hours.  Ben Brooks got the pitching win allowing only two runs on six hits.  The Wildcats jumped out in front 6-0 after two innings.  The Wildcats will now play Mansfield Legacy.  ...

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Ferguson’s RBI Gives Wildcats 10th Inning Win
May08

Ferguson’s RBI Gives Wildcats 10th Inning Win

Wildcats catcher Ryan Ferguson got a clutch two out single that drove home Carson Hick with a winning run in the bottom of the tenth inning as the Wildcats took game one of their bi-district series, 3-2 over Whitehouse at Eagle Stadium Thursday night.  Hicks got on on an error and then took second base when Whitehouse forgot to cover the bag.  Hicks moved to third when a pickoff throw hit his helmet and went into short left field. ...

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Summer Sports Camps Scheduled
May06

Summer Sports Camps Scheduled

Wildcats Athletic Director Greg Owens has released a list of school sponsored sports camps for this summer. Baseball and softball camps are on June 9-11. Girls basketball camp is on June 22-25. Boys and girls soccer camp is on June 29-July 2. Boys basketball camp takes place July 13-16. Boys football camp and freshmen football camp are on July 21-23. Volleyball camps are July 27-29. Tennis camp is offered July...

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