Wildcats Soccer Coach Alexi Upton Discusses Team's First Scrimmage This Saturday on Coaches Show
Dec10

Wildcats Soccer Coach Alexi Upton Discusses Team's First Scrimmage This Saturday on Coaches Show

Wildcats Soccer Coach Alexi Upton, in his second year here, says he is excited and ready to get things rolling. This Saturday (December 14) the Wildcats have their first scrimmage of the season at The Prim against Mount Pleasant Chapel Hill, Sabine and Mineola. Coach Upton was on KSST and Cable Channel 18’s Saturday Morning Coaches Show last Saturday. The Wildcats scrimmage Chapel Hill at 9 a.m., Sabine at 11 a.m. and Mineola at...

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Wildcats Soccer Coach Alexi Upton is Excited By First Day of Practice Monday
Dec02

Wildcats Soccer Coach Alexi Upton is Excited By First Day of Practice Monday

After the long off season, the Wildcats Soccer Team began practice Monday (December 2) officially. Coach Alexi Upton says the first three days of practice are big ones for Wildcats JV players trying to impress him so they can land a spot on the varsity. He says a ton of players will be trying out. Coach Upton says the Wildcats have done a good job working on their conditioning so that is not expected to be a big point of emphasis in...

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Wildcats Soccer Wins Big in Frisco, Begins Two-Game Home Stand Friday
Jan26

Wildcats Soccer Wins Big in Frisco, Begins Two-Game Home Stand Friday

Coach Alexi Upton and his squad return home Friday, hosting two straight games. Friday, Jan. 27 brings a big duel for Sulphur Springs, taking on Celina. The Bobcats are not only ranked as one of the highest teams in 4A Region 2, but they also rank top-5 in the state. The Wildcats have their hands full Friday when they host Celina at Gerald Prim Stadium. Friday’s game also is the final non-district contest for men’s soccer....

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Both Soccer Teams Begin Final Tourneys Thursday, Powerlifting Begins Season
Jan19

Both Soccer Teams Begin Final Tourneys Thursday, Powerlifting Begins Season

Thursday, Jan. 19 brings both Wildcats and Lady Cats soccer squads beginning their final tournaments of the 2022-23 season. Powerlifting also gets underway on this edition of Thursday gameday. Coach Adriana Brena and women’s soccer head back to Longview for the second weekend in a row for their final tourney, this weekend playing in the 2023 Longview Lobo showcase. All three games for Sulphur Springs are played at Lobo Stadium...

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Wildcats Soccer Beats Henderson, Plays in Final Tourney This Weekend
Jan18

Wildcats Soccer Beats Henderson, Plays in Final Tourney This Weekend

Coach Alexi Upton was all too happy to come up with a win on Tuesday, Jan. 17. Sulphur Springs got back in the win column on Tuesday, beating Henderson 1-0. “I don’t think we’re the greatest offensive team,” Coach Upton said, “but we’re good at defending, being organized… defense wins championships, kind of philosophy [is] what we’re going for this year.” Their stifling defense has...

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Thursday Gameday Brings Both Soccer Squads Beginning Tournaments
Jan12

Thursday Gameday Brings Both Soccer Squads Beginning Tournaments

Thursday, Jan. 12 sees both soccer teams from Sulphur Springs beginning three-day tournaments. Coach Alexi Upton and his Wildcats kickoff first on Thursday, Jan. 12 in Palestine at the 13th Annual Wildcat Classic Soccer Tournament. No. 15 in 4A Sulphur Springs soccer gets an action-packed three days started when they play group A foe Mexia, #19 in 4A, at 1 P.M. at Wildcat Stadium. Game two does not come until Friday, Jan. 13 but the...

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Wildcats Soccer Takes Tuesday Off Before Heading to Palestine for Second Tournament
Jan09

Wildcats Soccer Takes Tuesday Off Before Heading to Palestine for Second Tournament

Coach Alexi Upton and his squad take a bit of a breather Tuesday before heading to Palestine this weekend for another tournament. This past weekend men’s soccer hosted a tourney, dubbed the 4A Elite Invitational, and the Wildcats performed very well. A round-robin, group-style tournament, Sulphur Springs played Caddo Mills, North Dallas and Tyler’s Chapel Hill, and with the exception of the latter, the Wildcats won the...

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Both Soccer Teams Win Season Openers Friday
Jan03

Both Soccer Teams Win Season Openers Friday

Sulphur Springs had itself a wonderful season opener for both soccer teams. Men and women’s soccer won to start their seasons 1-0. The Lady Cats got the action goin Friday, Dec. 30 as they hosted Henderson, ranked as high as #4 coming into the season. Coach Adriana Brena and her squad proceeded to beat the top-10 ranked Lady Lions 4-2 at Gerald Prim Stadium. The win at home on Friday, Dec. 30 starts off the season with a 1-0...

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Wildcats Soccer End Season With 4-0 Loss in Bi-District
Mar25

Wildcats Soccer End Season With 4-0 Loss in Bi-District

Men’s soccer hit a first round roadblock in Whitehouse, falling to the Wildcats 4-0 in the opening round of playoffs on Friday, Mar. 25. The shutout loss to Whitehouse in Bi-District ends men’s soccer’s season. Coach Alexi Upton’s team bested Whitehouse on their home turf last season, a mistake they would not make again as they hosted men’s soccer Friday.  Sulphur Springs gave up a goal in the first 10 minutes of action.  The...

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Wildcats Soccer Falls to Hallsville on Senior Night, 2-1
Mar16

Wildcats Soccer Falls to Hallsville on Senior Night, 2-1

Men’s soccer fought for three periods to get a Senior Night win but ultimately fell short in overtime.  Sulphur Springs got ahead 1-0 over the visiting Bobcats but gave up two unanswered en route to a 2-1 loss on Tuesday, Mar. 15 to end their regular season.  Edgar Salazar scored the lone goal on the night in the loss for the Wildcats in the second period.  Six Wildcats suited up for the final time at Gerald Prim Stadium;...

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