Wildcats Center Landon Watkins was Named to the Second team AP Sports Editors All-State Football Team
Dec17

Wildcats Center Landon Watkins was Named to the Second team AP Sports Editors All-State Football Team

Wildcats Center Landon Watkins was named to the second team AP Sports Editors All-State Football Team.  He was the only Wildcat to be honored.  I talked about the award with Wildcats Football Coach Greg Owens....

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“Updated” 20 Wildcats Named to All-District Team, Larry Pryor Named District MVP
Dec04

“Updated” 20 Wildcats Named to All-District Team, Larry Pryor Named District MVP

Wildcats’ quarterback Larry Pryor was selected the District MVP on the All-District Football Team. Wildcats on the All-District First Team include offensive linemen Landon Watkins and Jess Jenkins, defensive tackle Carson Hicks, linebacker Zach Spigner and defensive backs Jaylon Dugan and Bubba Hall. Second teamers included running back Jaylon Hawkins, receiver Dillon Carpenter, offensive linemen Austan Davis and Seth Harred and...

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Coach Owens on the Ennis Playoff Game
Nov16

Coach Owens on the Ennis Playoff Game

The Wildcats’ football team came up short in a bi-district game but they battled to the very end losing to Ennis, 52-47 in Lindale Friday night. Quarterback Larry Pryor scored five rushing touchdowns including three in a wild fourth quarter as the Wildcats cut into what was at one time an 18-point Ennis lead. Pryor ended the season with 26 rushing touchdowns. Back Jaylon Hawkins also scored two rushing TDs including an electrifying...

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Not Going to the Game Tonight?  Listen Live on KSST 1230 and on our Stream
Nov14

Not Going to the Game Tonight? Listen Live on KSST 1230 and on our Stream

It will be freezing in Lindale tonight, so if you are not attending the game,  listen live on KSST Radio 1230 AM or hear us on your smartphone or iphone. Download our phone app at the Google play store or itunes for youe Apple phone.

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Ennis Coach Alvarez Comments on His Teams Season
Nov14

Ennis Coach Alvarez Comments on His Teams Season

After loses to tough teams Denton Guyer and Mansfield Timberview, the Ennis Lions have won eight straight including all their district games. Lions Coach Jack Alvarez says the great district competition has given his team great confidence as they enter the playoffs against the Wildcats Friday. Coach Alvarez says the Lions’ offense has lots of weapons and is fun to watch. The Lions’ defense is led by a defensive end commited to Texas...

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“Updated” Career Day at SSHS
Nov10

“Updated” Career Day at SSHS

Some thirty colleges were on the Sulphur Springs High School campus Monday and 62 community leaders talked to students about their profession during the 4th annual Career Day. High School College and Career Readiness Director Jenny Arledge said students were able to select four different thirty-minute sessions to attend. Assistant DA Clay Harrison, a former JAG attorney, spoke to students to get the event...

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“Updated” Coach Abron on Ennis
Nov10

“Updated” Coach Abron on Ennis

In the loss to Marshall Friday night, Wildcats Defensive Coordinator Triston Abron said defenders played hard all night long. But he added the downside was 39 missed tackles during the game. Against Ennis this Friday with their multiple formations, Coach Abron said the Wildcats must line up properly, make tackles and eliminate big plays to make Ennis work for everything they get. He’d like his unit to shock people all across the...

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“Updated” Coach Young on Ennis Friday
Nov10

“Updated” Coach Young on Ennis Friday

Wildcats Offensive Coordinator Matt Young said the Wildcats didn’t throw much Friday night against Marshall because the running game was working so well. The Wildcats gained almost 400 yards on the ground. Coach Young called playing Ennis a great opportunity. He noted that there is a reason you play the games because every week there were teams that win that were not supposed to win....

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“Updated” Out of the Frying Pan, Into the Fire
Nov09

“Updated” Out of the Frying Pan, Into the Fire

The Wildcats’ football team came up short on two fourth down plays in the fourth quarter as Marshall earned a playoff berth with a 36-27 win over the Wildcats Friday night in Marshall. However by losing only by 9-points, the Wildcats were able to claim the fourth and final playoff spot in the district and will meet #7 state ranked Ennis next Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Lindale. The Wildcats got two rushing touchdowns from Larry Pryor and...

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Marshall Coach Harper Discusses the Playoff Implications of Fridays Game
Nov07

Marshall Coach Harper Discusses the Playoff Implications of Fridays Game

The Marshall Mavericks the Wildcats play Friday come at you with two quarterbacks. Sophomore Cameron Haller has rushed for almost 900 yards despite missing two games due to injury. Junior Justin Hart is the district’s leading passer completing 67% of his passes. Head Coach Clint Harper expects a raucous Marshall crowd Friday night. He notes it’s the biggest game at Marshall in quite some time with everything on the line....

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