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End of July Also Marks End of Off-Season Activities for Sulphur Springs Sports Teams
Jul30

End of July Also Marks End of Off-Season Activities for Sulphur Springs Sports Teams

It has been a busy summer for Sulphur Springs athletics. With the conclusion of Wildcats basketball Edge yesterday, July 29, the summer strength and conditioning program for SSISD teams officially came to a close. The men’s basketball program was originally slated to end July 22, after beginning June 14, but coach Brandon Shaver and his squad were forced to push back the end date of the Edge one week as campus-wide gym...

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Youth Soccer Camp Continuously Attracts More Attendees Under Coach Upton
Jul28

Youth Soccer Camp Continuously Attracts More Attendees Under Coach Upton

The last week of July is, comparatively, one of the slower weeks of the summer in terms of the number of activities. This week here in Sulphur Springs, the only sports activities transpiring are the youth soccer camp, boys basketball Edge (which was extended one week due to gym renovations), and team tennis practices in preparation for their first meet next Tuesday. The youth soccer skills camp, helmed by Wildcats head soccer coach...

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Lady Cats Soccer Continues to Go Well as Edge Wraps Up Next Week
Jul08

Lady Cats Soccer Continues to Go Well as Edge Wraps Up Next Week

Another day, another week, and its business as usual for the Lady Cats soccer program. Coach Javier Aguayo’s squad earlier today finished up their fifth week of the Edge, so with only one week remaining in the summer strength and conditioning program, KSST went out to Gerald Prim stadium on Thursday, July 8, to see if the Lady Cats soccer program were set to finish the Edge on track. Unfortunately, Coach Aguayo has been...

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Wildcats Soccer On Track as Edge Draws to Close
Jul06

Wildcats Soccer On Track as Edge Draws to Close

The Wildcats soccer team has been practicing in the mornings during the Edge to take advantage of one of the coolest points in the day. The Edge for Coach Alexi Upton and his team are currently in week five of their six week run of the summer strength and conditioning program. The Edge for soccer concludes next Thursday, July 15. With the Edge wrapping up next week for not only both soccer teams but for most of the squads who hold a...

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Wildcats Soccer Area Playoff Among Game Day Events on Tuesday
Mar30

Wildcats Soccer Area Playoff Among Game Day Events on Tuesday

When the Wildcats Soccer Team pulled a bi-district upset over Whitehouse, 2-1 last Friday (March 26) in Whitehouse, Coach Alexi Upton’s Wildcats did something that a Wildcats’ soccer team had not done for 7 years. They won a bi-district game. Back in 2014, the Andy Holt-coached Wildcats won a bi-district contest over Carrollton Newman Smith. Now the present day Wildcats have an Area contest with Red Oak Tuesday at 6 p.m....

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Wildcats Soccer Team Continues to Play Top District Teams Close Losing 1-0 at Mount Pleasant Tuesday Night
Mar02

Wildcats Soccer Team Continues to Play Top District Teams Close Losing 1-0 at Mount Pleasant Tuesday Night

The good news is that the Wildcats Soccer Team has now finished games against the district’s top two teams Longview and Mount Pleasant. The Wildcats played them close each time home and away losing twice to the Lobos, 1-0 and dropping games to the Tigers 2-0 at The Prim and 1-0 in Mount Pleasant Tuesday night (March 2). Wildcats Coach Alexi Upton said the Wildcats played a really good game Tuesday. He said they gave up a goal...

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Weather Concerns Continue to Impact Wildcat and Lady Cat Sports
Feb18

Weather Concerns Continue to Impact Wildcat and Lady Cat Sports

Wildcats Basketball Coach Clark Cipoletta announced Wednesday, February 17 that the Wildcats would be playing Jacksonville in the Bi-District round playoff game Monday at 7:30 P.M. in Hallsville. The Wildcats were originally slated to take on Jacksonville this Friday. The Wildcats beat the Anna Coyotes 64-56 at Anna on Saturday, Feb. 13 in a warm-up game in preparation for the play-offs. Jacksonville, the #3 seed team...

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Lady Cats Soccer Team Makes One Goal Enough In 1-0 Win Over Texas High At Home Friday
Feb08

Lady Cats Soccer Team Makes One Goal Enough In 1-0 Win Over Texas High At Home Friday

The Lady Cats Soccer Team scored a goal and then managed to shut out Texas High 1-0 Friday night, February 5, at Gerald Prim Stadium. It was the first outright win in district play this season for the Lady Cats. In three games, they now have a win, a shootout win and a loss. Texas High suffered their first district loss after getting two wins at home. The Lady Cats improved their season record to 7-5-4. The Lady Cats travel to...

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Lady Cats Soccer Team Wins Shoot Out, 3-2, at Mount Pleasant To Get Defensive Struggle Victory
Feb03

Lady Cats Soccer Team Wins Shoot Out, 3-2, at Mount Pleasant To Get Defensive Struggle Victory

Two stingy defenses were on display Tuesday night, February 2, as the Lady Cats Soccer Team traveled to Mount Pleasant for the second district game for both teams. The Lady Cats finally prevailed 3-2 in penalty kicks to get a shoot out win over the Lady Tigers. The two teams were scoreless after the first half and after the second half and after both halves of overtime. That set up the penalty kicks. The win gives the Lady Cats two...

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Lady Cats Soccer Team Is Outscored 5-3 In Longview In District Opener Friday
Jan30

Lady Cats Soccer Team Is Outscored 5-3 In Longview In District Opener Friday

The Lady Cats Soccer Team did their best to match goals with Longview Friday night, January 29, in the district opener for both teams at Longview. The teams were tied 2-2 at the half. The Lady Lobos had the advantage 3-1 in the second half to take a 5-3 win. The Lady Cats, 0-1 in district play, are now 6-5-3 for the season. The challenging start to district play continues next Tuesday night as the Lady Cats travel to Mount Pleasant....

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