Owens Comments on Bye Week, His Wildcats and Forney
Oct02

Owens Comments on Bye Week, His Wildcats and Forney

Wildcats Football Coach Greg Owens, at his weekly media gathering Wednesday morning before Friday’s game at Forney, said last week’s bye week was pretty good. He said the team had some good practices, some players were able to rest up and some grade issues got looked at. Actually he said, if given a choice, he would have preferred to get back on the field and play last Friday. Coach Owens said everyone is ready to get a W....

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Saltillo Lions Win Cross Country Meet in Mount Pleasant Saturday and Lady Lions are Third
Oct02

Saltillo Lions Win Cross Country Meet in Mount Pleasant Saturday and Lady Lions are Third

The Saltillo Lions won first place and the Saltillo Lady Lions were third at the Titus County Fair Cross Country Meet held last Saturday (September 28). For the Lions, Garret Tarver took 1st at the meet with a time of 15:58. Dillon Beadle was 7th, Jayden Holloway was 8th, Gunner Tarver was 11th, Coy Collins was 17th, Beckham Hoover was 20th and Andrew Redburn was 47th. For the Lady Lions, Yadira Alonzo was 16th, Reagan Speir was 19th,...

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Wildcats Team Tennis Offers Practice Matches to Fledgling Royse City Tennis Team Monday
Oct01

Wildcats Team Tennis Offers Practice Matches to Fledgling Royse City Tennis Team Monday

Wildcats Tennis Coach Tony Martinez can be a real ambassador for tennis. He was in that role Monday (September 30) as he offered a fledgling Royse City program an opportunity to play practice matches with his team at the Wildcat Tennis Center. Coach Martinez said the Wildcats had fun Monday. He said Royse City needs help getting started and he added he’s been there too here in Sulphur Springs. Coach Martinez said his players...

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Wildcats DC Alex Guerra Shares His Thoughts on Bye Week and Forney Offense
Oct01

Wildcats DC Alex Guerra Shares His Thoughts on Bye Week and Forney Offense

Wildcats Defensive Coordinator Alex Guerra said last week’s bye week was good, a good work week, in which the Wildcats defenders worked hard all week. He said he was able to put in some stuff while making some changes to some automatic calls the team had been working on. He said some players have been able to heal some. Coach Guerra also called the week positive and productive. He admits the Wildcats did not do much to stop the...

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Wildcats OC Matt Young Comments on Bye Week and Forney Defense
Oct01

Wildcats OC Matt Young Comments on Bye Week and Forney Defense

Wildcats Offensive Coordinator Matt Young said the Wildcats bye week last week was very productive. He said the Wildcats had a great attitude. He said the offense was able to add a couple of wrinkles and to improve some of the things they were not doing a good job of. Coach Youing said some offensive players also got healthier. He said he hoped they created some steam to carry into this week. Next up for the Wildcats are the Forney...

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Lady Cats Volleyball Team Has Second District Match Tuesday Evening as Lindale Comes to Town
Oct01

Lady Cats Volleyball Team Has Second District Match Tuesday Evening as Lindale Comes to Town

The Lady Cats Volleyball Team plays their second district match of the season on this Tuesday (October 1) game day. They play Lindale at home. There will be freshmen and JV matches at 5 p.m. with the varsity match at 6:30 p.m. Both teams are 1-0 in district play. The Lady Cats defeated Royse City at home Friday, 3-0 while Lindale won at home over Mount Pleasant, 3-0. The Lady Cats have a season record of 19-11 while Lindale is 19-12....

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Lady Cats are Second and Wildcats Fourth at Titus County Fair Invitational Cross Country Meet Saturday
Sep30

Lady Cats are Second and Wildcats Fourth at Titus County Fair Invitational Cross Country Meet Saturday

The Lady Cats Cross Country Team finished second while the Wildcats were fourth at the Titus County Fair Invitational in Mount Pleasant this past Saturday (September 28). The Mount Pleasant course will be the site for the District Cross Country Meet on October 9. All of the district’s teams ran Saturday except Lindale. The Lady Cats lost only to Mount Pleasant while the Wildcats finished behind district foes Mount Pleasant and...

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Wildcats Team Tennis Plays Practice Match at Home Against Royse City on Monday
Sep30

Wildcats Team Tennis Plays Practice Match at Home Against Royse City on Monday

Wildcats Team Tennis has a practice match with Royse City on this Monday (September 30) game day. The Wildcats will be taking on the Bulldogs beginning at 3:30 p.m. at the Wildcat Tennis Center. The Bulldogs have put a team together although too late to play a district schedule. The Wildcats completed their district schedule last Monday with a 1-0 forfeit from Mount Pleasant. The Wildcats finished district play in third place with a...

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Lady Cats Volleyball Opens District Play With Very Solid 3-0 Win Over Royse City at Home
Sep29

Lady Cats Volleyball Opens District Play With Very Solid 3-0 Win Over Royse City at Home

Ladycats Volleyball 9 27 19 The Lady Cats Volleyball Team picked a good time to play perhaps their most consistent and best volleyball of the season on Friday (September 27).  The Lady Cats won their district opener at home against Royse City, 3-0 by the score of 25-9, 25-16 and 25-18 completing the task in one hour flat. The Lady Cats got off to a strong start and never took their foot off of the accelerator. With the Lady Cats...

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Sulphur Springs High School Hosts Special Games Day Friday
Sep27

Sulphur Springs High School Hosts Special Games Day Friday

Special Games Day 9 27 19SSD Sulphur Springs High School hosted Special Games Day Friday (September 27) for local and area special needs children. Besides participants from Sulphur Springs ISD campuses, there were children from Commerce, North Hopkins and Como-Pickton. The event was coordinated by SSHS FCCLA Sponsor Debbie Stribling and by Blue Blazes Drill Team Director Christie McCullough. Ms. McCullough said it was a blessing to be...

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