The Wildcats’ baseball team hopes to stay near the top of the district standings while the Lady Cats’ softball team has a chance to wrap up a district championship on this busy game day Friday (April 20). Mount Pleasant is coming to town to play the Wildcats and the Lady Cats.
The Wildcats’ baseball team is 7-2 in district play and they are in second place. The Wildcats trail Hallsville by one game. The Wildcats have not played since last Saturday when they lost at Texas High, 10-3. The Wildcats had an open date Tuesday (April 17). There will be a JV game against Mount Pleasant Friday at 4 p.m. The varsity game is scheduled to begin at around 7 p.m. Just before the start of the varsity game, a field dedication ceremony is scheduled at Wildcat Park.
The Lady Cats’ softball team is in sole possession of first place with their 10-1 district record. Hallsville is right behind at 9-2. Mount Pleasant comes to Sulphur Springs with an 8-3 record. If the Lady Cats defeat Mount Pleasant, they will wrap up the district championship. It would be the first sole district championship for Coach David Carrillo in Sulphur Springs. His Lady Cats shared a title back in 2009. There will be a JV contest Friday at 4:30 p.m. with varsity action at 6 p.m. Right before the varsity game, there will be a field dedication for renovated Lady Cat Park followed by Senior Night. The Lady Cats will recognize four seniors: Alyssa Abron, Karlee Adams, Macee Hollins and Jacklyn Semler. We will bring you all the action of Lady Cats and Mount Pleasant softball on KSST Radio beginning at around 6 p.m. We will also videotape the game for replay at a later date on Channel 18 on Suddenlink Cable.