Smiley face
Wildcats Basketball Team Looks Forward to 2020 After Good Start to Season in the Old Year
Jan03

Wildcats Basketball Team Looks Forward to 2020 After Good Start to Season in the Old Year

The Wildcats Basketball Team had a very good 2019. So far this season they are ranked #5 in Class 5A and their season record is 15-6. The Wildcats wrapped up the old year with a third place finish in the prestigious Whataburger Tournament at Mansfield Legacy High School last weekend. The Wildcats won three of four games in that tournament all against ranked teams. Now they want to get the new year off to a good start. On this game day...

Read More
Wildcats Basketball Team Gets District Victory At Home Over Hallsville, 60-46, Tuesday Night
Jan26

Wildcats Basketball Team Gets District Victory At Home Over Hallsville, 60-46, Tuesday Night

For most of the game Tuesday night, January 26, the Wildcats Basketball Team would jump out to a solid lead only to see Hallsville fight back and make it close. At one point in the third quarter, the pesky Bobcats trailed the Wildcats by only 3 points, 33-30. The Wildcats closed the quarter on a 7-0 run that made it 40-30. This time the Wildcats were able to extend the lead in the fourth quarter to take a 60-46 win. Eight different...

Read More
Wildcats Basketball Team Picks Up a Road District Win at Pine Tree, 65-35 Friday
Jan23

Wildcats Basketball Team Picks Up a Road District Win at Pine Tree, 65-35 Friday

In the past, some Clark Cipoletta-coached Wildcats teams have had some close calls in Pine Tree. That was not the case Friday night, January 22, as the Wildcats Basketball Team surged past the Pirates, 65-35. The district win improved the Wildcats district record to 6-2. Their season record is now 13-8. Senior point guard Lamodrick Johnson again led the way for the Wildcats with 18 points. Junior Justin Haire poured in 16 points....

Read More
Wildcats Basketball Team Puts In All Together In Overtime To Get District Win At Texas High Friday
Jan16

Wildcats Basketball Team Puts In All Together In Overtime To Get District Win At Texas High Friday

This time, there was no miracle three point shot made at the buzzer to ruin the Wildcats night. After fighting their way into overtime, the Wildcats outscored Texas High by nine points to take a 67-58 district win on the road Friday night, January 15. wildcats basketball The win improves the Wildcats’ district record to 4-2 after the first half of district play. They are now 11-8 for the season. The Wildcats had three players in...

Read More
Wildcats Basketball Team Suffers Loss Again As Three Point Shot Goes In Against Them At Buzzer
Jan13

Wildcats Basketball Team Suffers Loss Again As Three Point Shot Goes In Against Them At Buzzer

For the third time this season, the Wildcats Basketball Team suffered a tough loss as an opponent’s three point shot went in right before the buzzer. It was the second straight game it happened. Sulphur Springs Wildcats Basketball Mount Pleasant’s Xzavier Brown hit the timely three pointer to give the Tigers at 44-41 win in overtime in the Main Gym at Sulphur Springs High School Tuesday night (January 12). Brown scored all...

Read More
Wildcats and Lady Cats Basketball Teams Face Hallsville in District Games Friday
Jan08

Wildcats and Lady Cats Basketball Teams Face Hallsville in District Games Friday

The Wildcats and Lady Cats Basketball Teams resume district play on this game day Friday against Hallsville. The Wildcats, who are 2-0 in district play with a home win against Pine Tree and a road win at Marshall, travel to Hallsville to play the Bobcats. There will be a Freshman game at 5 p.m., a JV game starting at 5:30 p.m. with the varsity game beginning at 7 p.m. The Wildcats are 9-6 for the season. The Bobcats are having a solid...

Read More
Wildcats Basketball Team Drops A Game To Nacogdoches In Overtime, 56-48
Jan08

Wildcats Basketball Team Drops A Game To Nacogdoches In Overtime, 56-48

The Wildcats Basketball Team took Nacogdoches in overtime on the road only to take a loss, 56-48, Tuesday night, January 5. Wildcats Coach Clark Cipoletta said the Wildcats did not play well. Justin Haire led the Wildcats with 11 points. Lamodrick Johnson had 10 points. Boo Wilkerson and Kordrick Turner both had 9 points. Caleb Alexander added 5 points. Parker Whisenhunt scored 4 points. The Wildcats season record is now 9-6. The...

Read More
Wildcats Basketball Team Leads From Start To Finish To Down Marshall Saturday
Jan02

Wildcats Basketball Team Leads From Start To Finish To Down Marshall Saturday

The Wildcats Basketball Team took care of business defeating Marshall on the road Saturday afternoon, January 2, 68-48. The Wildcats led basically from start to finish. The Wildcats were up 14-7 after the first quarter, 34-21 at halftime and 52-40 after three quarters. Then, the Wildcats outscored the Mavericks in the fourth quarter, 16-8, to wrap things up. Senior point guard Lamodrick Johnson led the Wildcats with 16 points. Inside...

Read More
Wildcats, Greenville Basketball Game Abruptly Ends at the Half: COVID-19 Concerns
Dec29

Wildcats, Greenville Basketball Game Abruptly Ends at the Half: COVID-19 Concerns

Somehow it seems fitting that the last SSISD High School game of 2020 would be impacted by COVID-19. The Wildcats Basketball Team’s game at home against Greenville Tuesday afternoon (December 29) was at halftime when High School Assistant Principal Jarret Wilson announced to the crowd that the game was being ended due to what he called COVID concerns. No further explanation was given. The Wildcats were leading 33-22 at the...

Read More
Lady Cats Basketball, Wildcats And Lady Cats Soccer On Game Day Monday
Dec28

Lady Cats Basketball, Wildcats And Lady Cats Soccer On Game Day Monday

The Lady Cats Basketball Team has a non-district game at Nevada Community on this game day Monday, December 28. The schedule calls for a JV game at noon with the Varsity game to follow, probably at around 1:30 p.m. The Lady Cats are 5-5 so far this season. Last Tuesday the Lady Cats picked up a district road win at Pine Tree. The Wildcats and Lady Cats Soccer Teams are playing scrimmage matches on this game day Monday. The Wildcats...

Read More