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2 Wildcat Powerlifters Sit And Wait, Hoping For State Meet After UIL Coronavirus Suspension Is Lifted
Mar25

2 Wildcat Powerlifters Sit And Wait, Hoping For State Meet After UIL Coronavirus Suspension Is Lifted

In the second in a series, the sports topic today is Wildcats Powerlifting. Originally the Boys State Powerlifting Meet was scheduled for this Saturday, March 28 at Abilene. When the meet was postponed by the UIL due to the threat of coronavirus, two Wildcats powerlifters were impacted. Powerlifters George Greenway, Jesse Carrillo and Ryan Carrillo (Courtesy SSISD) Jesse Carrillo, in the 148 pound weight class, and George Greenway,...

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Lady Cats Powerlifting Suspended Right Before Girls State Meet (First in a Series)
Mar24

Lady Cats Powerlifting Suspended Right Before Girls State Meet (First in a Series)

This begins a series of stories on Wildcats and Lady Cats’ sports team and where they were in their seasons when all high school sports were suspended by the University Interscholastic League or UIL due to concerns about coronavirus. The suspension is in place until May 4. Today’s story is on Lady Cats Powerlifting. That’s something we have only had in Sulphur Springs for only the past two seasons. Addison Lamb was...

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Wildcats, Lady Cats Soccer Stats For 2020 Season
Mar19

Wildcats, Lady Cats Soccer Stats For 2020 Season

 A recent visitor to the ksstradio.com website requested some soccer stats. After a review of reports on all Wildcats and Lady Cats’ soccer games this season, here are some unofficial statistics from KSST Sports Director Don Julian. Soccer ball For the Wildcats, their leading goal scorer is Omar Hernandez with 11 goals. Kevin Yaniz has 8 goals. Alejandro Diosdado has 7 goals. Other Wildcats scorers include Nabian Ramirez...

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UIL Suspends All Activities Until May 4
Mar19

UIL Suspends All Activities Until May 4

The University Interscholastic League on the official UIL Facebook page has just announced that all UIL activities will continue to be suspended until May 4 due to COVID-19. That means no practices, contests, rehearsals and workouts until at least May 4, potentially longer, depending on the situation regarding COVID-19.

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Miller Grove, Yantis Boys Recognized With All District, Academic All District Honors
Mar14

Miller Grove, Yantis Boys Recognized With All District, Academic All District Honors

Several students from Miller Grove ISD and Yantis ISD were named to the 2019 – 20 District 23-A Boys All District Teams and All Academic Teams, according to information provided by Miller Grove ISD Secondary Principal/Athletic Director Gary Billingsley Named to the First Team were sophomore Isaiah Billingsley and junior Kobe Robertson, both from Miller Grove. Named to the Second Team were Miller Grove junior Matt Brignon and...

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North Hopkins Baseball Team Gets Win Against Collinsville Thursday in Lindsay Tournament
Mar13

North Hopkins Baseball Team Gets Win Against Collinsville Thursday in Lindsay Tournament

The North Hopkins Panthers Baseball Team split two games in a Lindsay tournament Thursday. The Panthers defeated Collinsville, 8-3 and then lost to Blue Ridge, 7-4. Against Collinsville, the Panthers fell behind 2-0 in the bottom of the first but then scored 8 unanswered runs in the 8-3 win. North Hopkins outhit Collinsville, 10-1. Collinsville committed 2 errors and the Panthers had 1 Kevin Clement was solid on the mound going 4 1/3...

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*Update: ALL Hopkins County Schools To Be Closed Next Week
Mar13

*Update: ALL Hopkins County Schools To Be Closed Next Week

The list of local schools extending spring break, as a precaution against coronavirus, continued to grow Friday afternoon with all Hopkins County districts and Yantis opting not to hold classes next week. UIL has also suspended all activities March 16-29. Cumby, North Hopkins, Como-Pickton, Sulphur Springs ISD, Miller Grove, Saltillo, Sulphur Bluff all confirmed this afternoon that they will not have classes next week. SSISD posted...

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Texas Rangers Official Statement on the 2020 Season
Mar13

Texas Rangers Official Statement on the 2020 Season

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rangers CommunicationsThursday, March 12, 2020 817.273.5203 INFORMATION FROM THE TEXAS RANGERS Arlington, Texas— Following today’s announcement from Major League Baseball, the Texas Rangers issued the following statement: “With the health and safety of our fans, players, and employees being top priority, the Texas Rangers unconditionally support Major League Baseball’s decision to suspend Spring Training...

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Wildcats Baseball Team Gets A Win And A Tie In Hallsville Tournament Thursday
Mar13

Wildcats Baseball Team Gets A Win And A Tie In Hallsville Tournament Thursday

The Wildcats Baseball Team played two very different types of games Thursday, March 12, at the Reich Builders Classic in Hallsville. The Wildcats collected 13 hits in a 10-2 win over Brownsboro and then managed only 5 hits over nine innings in a 0-0 tie with Lovejoy. Vs. Brownsboro Against Brownsboro in their early game, the Wildcats broke a scoreless tie in the top of the second inning by exploding for 7 runs. Alex Medina opened the...

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Lady Cats Softball Team Has Fun At McKinney North Thursday Winning With 20 Runs And 13 Hits
Mar13

Lady Cats Softball Team Has Fun At McKinney North Thursday Winning With 20 Runs And 13 Hits

What an offensive night for the Lady Cats Softball Team as they pounded out 13 hits, got 13 walks and scored 20 runs in a 20-6 victory over McKinney North on the road Thursday night, March 12. The Lady Cats were red hot from the start scoring 9 first inning runs. They added 6 more in the second to lead 15-1. The Lady Cats had two more runs in the third, a single run in the fourth and two more runs in the fifth. The game was called...

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