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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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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SSHS All Sports Honors Announced At Annual Banquet
May05

SSHS All Sports Honors Announced At Annual Banquet

The athletic year for Wildcats and Lady Cats’ teams was relived Monday night at the annual Sulphur Springs All-Sports Banquet. Larry Pryor, a football standout and a solid baseball player, received the Forrest Gregg MVP Award for a Wildcat. Two Lady Cats, basketball star and volleyball player Desi Debase and softball standout and basketball player Kasey Moore shared the Forrest Gregg MVP Award for a Lady Cat. Madeline Massey, a...

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SSHS All-Sports Athletic Banquet Is Monday
May01

SSHS All-Sports Athletic Banquet Is Monday

Sulphur Springs Athletic Director Greg Owens calls the annual All-Sports Athletic Banquet a fun time and a neat time to reflect on the sports year and to celebrate every athlete and what they have accomplished. This year’s banquet takes place Monday at 6 p.m. in the High School Cafeteria. Tickets are $8 and are available at the High School Office or at the door. Big Smith’s barbeque will be served.   The banquet marks the...

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A Life Remembered–Antonio Isaac Perez
Apr29

A Life Remembered–Antonio Isaac Perez

 Family, friends, fellow students, team members, band members, SSISD administrators, high school teachers and staff, school board members, and many others, a majority wearing Sulphur Springs High School colors, filed past his portrait, his medals won, his letter of acceptance from the University of North Texas, and a Green Bay Packers jersey. On the stage, his varsity letter jacket, and variegated flowers stood in remembrance. The...

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“Complete Update” Drowning Victim Perez Called a Special Type of Person
Apr26

“Complete Update” Drowning Victim Perez Called a Special Type of Person

     Memorial service for Isaac Antonio Perez, age 18, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 4:00 p.m., on Wednesday April 29, 2015 at Hopkins County Civic Center with Rev. Jeff Harris and Rev. Jose Pacheco officiating.  Pallbearers will be Anibal Perez, Christian Perez, Angel Perez, Adrian Perez, Charlie Perez, Gustavo Ramirez, Jessie Ortiz, Alex Gamez and Landon Watkins.  Honorary Pallbearers will be Sulphur Springs High School...

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Tyrik Rollison Looking Towards Next Level
Mar17

Tyrik Rollison Looking Towards Next Level

Texas A&M University-Commerce welcomed many pro scouts for NFL teams to Memorial Stadium in Commerce, Texas on Tuesday afternoon. Among the Lions to participate in drills was 2009 Sulphur Springs High School graduate and A&M Commerce quarterback Tyrik Rollison. Rollison said he was thankful to do the one thing he had looked forward to all his life. He said if he is not drafted next month, he will continue to seek a spot on an...

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Eight Wildcats Made the Academic All-State Football Team

Eight Wildcats made the Academic All-State Football Team. Offensive lineman Seth Harred was selected to the Elite Team. Quarterback Drew McCullough and linebacker Parker Aguilar made the First Team. Nose guard Carson Hicks and offensive linemen Isaac Perez and Landon Watkins made the Second Team. Receivers Ben Brooks and C.J. Stephens made Honorable Mention.

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Wildcat 2015 Football Scheduled Submitted

Wildcats Football Coach and Athletic Director Greg Owens has submitted the football schedule for this fall. It has an August 14 scrimmage at home against Liberty-Eylau and an August 21 scrimmage at Royse City. The rest of the schedule is identical to last year except home and away are reversed. In non-district the Wildcats will host Rockwall-Heath on August 28 and Whitehouse on September 11 for Homecoming. They’ll travel to Sherman in...

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Lady Cats Win at Marshall
Dec24

Lady Cats Win at Marshall

Lady Cats Basketball Coach Jeff Chapman figured out he didn’t have his team’s complete undivided attention Friday night in Marshall. Christmas vacation was near and it was finals week. After a 33-27 win, as Coach Chapman was going over some of their mistakes, the Lady Cats were excited about the win and were laughing. Coach Chapman said the Marshall coach had the same problem. The Lady Cats are now on Christmas break. They’ll play in...

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