Soccer Registration Will End July 22nd
Jul12

Soccer Registration Will End July 22nd

Registration for the Sulphur Springs Soccer Association will end July 22, 2019. We have divisions for ages 4-18, though all age groups may not make. The child must be 4 years of age on December 31, 2019 to be eligible. (Verification of age will be needed for 1st time players, or players absent for more than 1 year) The cost of fall registration is $60. We have some easy and convenient ways to get the kiddos signed up. You can visit...

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Coach Art Briles Mount Vernon Tigers Are Picked 3rd In Their Football District
Jul11

Coach Art Briles Mount Vernon Tigers Are Picked 3rd In Their Football District

Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Magazine picks the Mount Vernon Tigers to finished third in their seven team District 7-3A in Division I. Art Briles is back as a Texas high school coach at Mount Vernon. Last year, the Tigers went 8-4 making it to the Regional Semi-final game. They were 4-2 in district play. Texas Football picks Atlanta first, Jefferson second, Mount Vernon third, Hughes Springs fourth, Hooks fifth, Redwater sixth...

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The Edge Wraps up Fifth Week With Thursday Morning Session
Jul11

The Edge Wraps up Fifth Week With Thursday Morning Session

The unusual fifth week of The Edge conditioning program wrapped up Thursday morning, July 11, in the Multipurpose Building. Thursday’s session followed two UIL mandated days off. Wildcats Football Offensive Coordinator Matt Young called Thursday’s workout highly productive, although he did say attendance was a little lower than usual after the two days off. The Edge wraps up next week with four more sessions Monday through...

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After Two Days Off, The Edge Conditioning Program is Back on Thursday
Jul10

After Two Days Off, The Edge Conditioning Program is Back on Thursday

After two UIL mandated days off, July 9-10, The Edge conditioning program resumes Thursday morning, July 11. It will be the second and last session in this abbreviated week. The UIL mandated Tuesday and Wednesday as dead days so coaches could attend sessions of the Texas Girls Coaches Association. This is the fifth week of the six week Edge program. The Edge will conclude next week with regular Monday through Thursday...

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DCTF Predicts Winnsboro Will Finish Seventh In Their Football District
Jul10

DCTF Predicts Winnsboro Will Finish Seventh In Their Football District

Preseason football predictions tend to often reflect a team’s performance last year. Winnsboro Red Raider football fans hope the experts are dead wrong. Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Magazine has Winnsboro picked to finish in the basement in their seven team District 8-3A in Division I. Texas Football predicts Gladewater first, Tatum second, West Rusk, third, Gladewater Sabine fourth, Mineola fifth, White Oak sixth and...

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Wildcats Football Season Tickets Go on Sale July 29-August 2 at SSHS
Jul10

Wildcats Football Season Tickets Go on Sale July 29-August 2 at SSHS

Season tickets for Wildcats’ home football games will go on sale the week of July 29-August 2. Sulphur Springs High School Administrative Assistant Dwayne McMeans made the announcement in a letter to current season ticket holders and media members. The price of a five game season ticket package is $50 for chair back seats and $40 for rail back row seats. The Wildcats home games include the home and season opener against Frisco...

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DCTF Expects Cumby to Finish Second in Football District
Jul10

DCTF Expects Cumby to Finish Second in Football District

Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Magazine predicts the Cumby Trojans will finish in second place in their four team District 9-2A in Division II but don’t be surprised if Cumby confounds the experts. The Trojans have a lot going for them. The Trojans, coached again this fall by Tom Dracos, were 5-6 last season including a bi-district loss. They were 3-1 in district play. Texas Football has Muenster first, Cumby second, Era...

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Tyrone Ivery and Derick Dial Tout Free App For Athletes and Recruiters
Jul09

Tyrone Ivery and Derick Dial Tout Free App For Athletes and Recruiters

Two Hopkins County men are touting a free App that gets athletes and sports recruiters together. The App is called The Recruiters Black Book and it was started last April by Tyrone Ivery. Derick Dial soon joined the project with Ivery. Ivery said he discovered the need for the App after hearing stories from his nephew Willie Ivery, who committed to the University of North Texas in football out of Sulphur Springs High School....

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DCTF Picks Como-Pickton Football to Finish Fourth in Their District
Jul09

DCTF Picks Como-Pickton Football to Finish Fourth in Their District

The Como-Pickton Eagles of Head Football Coach Charles Swann are picked to finish fourth in their five-team District 6-2A, Division I by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Magazine. The Eagles went 4-6 last year including a bi-district loss to Collinsville and they had a 1-3 district record. In District 6-2A, Texas Football predicts Wolfe City to finish first, Bogata Rivercrest second, Honey Grove third and Como-Pickton fourth....

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DCTF Predicts Football Wildcats to Finish Sixth in Their District
Jul08

DCTF Predicts Football Wildcats to Finish Sixth in Their District

Sulphur Springs Wildcats By Don Julian Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Magazine is out and they have picked the Wildcats to finish in sixth place in their nine team District 8-5A in Division II. Some also picked the Wildcats sixth in preseason last year but the Wildcats finished third and made the playoffs. The Wildcats finished the season at 6-4 including a bi-district loss to Frisco. They were 5-3 in district play. This season,...

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