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Lady Cat Cross Country Finishes 15th at State Meet
Nov09

Lady Cat Cross Country Finishes 15th at State Meet

Lady Cat cross country last week ran in the 4A state championship meet held at Old Settlers Park.  It’s the first time in Sulphur Springs history that Lady Cat XC has qualified for state.  Coach Ross Hicks said his team put in good effort all season long and are happy with the results. The XC coach said his squad had to deal with a steady downpour of rain on Friday, Nov. 4 in Round Rock. Even so, Sulphur Springs got off to a...

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Lady Cat Cross Country Continues Making History, Qualifying For State Meet For First Time in School History
Oct26

Lady Cat Cross Country Continues Making History, Qualifying For State Meet For First Time in School History

Coach Ross Hicks and his team continue to make history. For the first time in school history, Lady Cat cross country has qualified for the state meet. The team was led by Haylee Schultz, who won an individual district championship at the 15-4A meet. At the Regional meet though, the junior placed 12th with a time of 12:19.08. Coach Hicks said that Schultz gave it her all and ran the best cross country race of her life, tying the school...

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Lady Cat Cross Country Wins 15-4A District Championship
Oct19

Lady Cat Cross Country Wins 15-4A District Championship

Lady Cat cross country won the District 15-4A Championship thanks in large part to three runners placing in the top-5. It is only the second district crown in Sulphur Springs history for the women’s team. Haylee Schultz picked up her second 1st place finish on the season, and an individual district championship at that, crossing the line first at 13:40. Its the second victory on the season for the junior, winning the Troy Segura...

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Lady Cat XC Narrowly Misses Out on First Place Finish
Oct03

Lady Cat XC Narrowly Misses Out on First Place Finish

Cross country Coach Ross Hicks and his teams headed to Grand Prairie Thursday, Sept. 29 to participate in the Ken Gaston Invitational. In their second-to-last meet prior to the district championship, Lady Cats XC again led the way at second with the men placing 10th Thursday. “We went in to it wanting to win, but when we learned we got second we were still very very excited,” Coach Ross Hicks said Friday. Getting second...

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Lady Cat XC Wins 2nd Annual Wildcat Invitational
Sep26

Lady Cat XC Wins 2nd Annual Wildcat Invitational

Lady Cat cross country won their first competition of the season, at home on Saturday in a course around the SSISD Athletic Complex. Three runners placed second through fourth. Sophomore Edith Martinez lead the way at second, coming in at 13:08.40. Freshman Jolea Moore continues to run well for the Lady Cats, finishing third at home Saturday and crossing the line at 13:22.9. Haylee Schultz got fourth for Sulphur Springs and came in...

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Sulphur Springs XC Returning Home to Host Wildcat Invitational Saturday
Sep20

Sulphur Springs XC Returning Home to Host Wildcat Invitational Saturday

Cross country continues to make solid strides as they push on towards their district competition. Friday, Sept. 16 had Wildcats and Lady Cats XC headed to something of a familiar course in Pine Tree’s Mike Darby Invitational. The women’s team cracked the top-5 in fourth, with the Wildcats placing eighth in Longview Friday. Haylee Schultz and Edith Martinez finished neck-and-neck, 13th and 14th, with times of 13:24.5 and...

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Lady Cats Cross Country Places Second in Two Straight Competitions
Sep14

Lady Cats Cross Country Places Second in Two Straight Competitions

Coach Ross Hicks’s teams had another good outing last weekend. Saturday, Sept. 10 had both cross country teams returning to their old district course in Hallsville. The Lady Cats finished second as a team for the second straight competition. Haylee Schultz, fresh off winning the 4A and under division last week in Pittsburg, finished fifth at 13:44.10. Not even 30 seconds later followed Edith Martinez, cracking the top-10 in...

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Cross Country Continues Chugging Along, Looking Ahead to Thursday’s Invitational
Aug30

Cross Country Continues Chugging Along, Looking Ahead to Thursday’s Invitational

Both Lady Cats and Wildcats cross country headed to Kaufman Saturday for the Run With the Lions XC competition. Both teams under Ross Hicks had very solid outings Saturday. The Lady Cats cracked the top-5 at fourth and the Wildcats, at eighth, had six runners place personal records. Haylee Schultz narrowly missed out on the top-15, crossing the line at 14:07.49 for 16th place. 15 seconds later Edith Martinez came in at 21st with a...

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Friday Game Day Has Three Teams on Deck, All in Big Contests
Apr29

Friday Game Day Has Three Teams on Deck, All in Big Contests

Friday, Apr. 29 has baseball, softball, and track and field all competing in big competitions. Track and field competes today in the 5A Region-II championship relays held at UT Arlington. Track and field sends seven athletes; four Lady Cats and three Wildcats representing Sulphur Springs at the 5A Region II championship. Coach Ross Hicks has Claire Bybee and Jaycee Jasmer competing in pole vault. Another field event, discuss, has...

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Four Lady Cats, Three Wildcats Move on To Regional Track Meet After Wednesday’s Area Meet
Apr21

Four Lady Cats, Three Wildcats Move on To Regional Track Meet After Wednesday’s Area Meet

Track and field had another solid outing Wednesday, Apr. 20 at the District 15/16 Area Meet. Four Lady Cats and three Wildcats move on to Regionals. Lady Cats Track and Field Sulphur Springs as they have done so many times before this spring season finished with the top-2 spots in pole vault. KSU signee Claire Bybee won the event with a mark of 13′. Jaicee Jasmer at 10’6″ placed right behind Bybee in 2nd place. The...

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