Weatherford Democrat


January 26, 2014

Area sports schedule — Week of January 27

— Staff Report

With the district basketball schedules winding down for area teams (girls finish up Feb. 4 and the boys a week later), Senior Night celebrations will be rife across the county. Brock’s senior girls will be recognized on Tuesday prior to their home game against Peaster. Brock teams will be home again on Friday, and BHS will celebrate Homecoming Night.

Friday will be a busy one for honoring seniors, with Weatherford, Springtown and Peaster all recognizing its senior girls. Poolville will also recognize its senior players for the boys and girls varsity.

District soccer will kick off for all of the county teams on Tuesday. Weatherford, whose boys’ and girls’ teams will be playing opponents home-and-away in the District 3-5A slate, will begin with the girls JV and varsity teams hosting Bowie, with the boys squads traveling to play the Volunteers in Arlington.

Playing in District 12-4A, Aledo’s and Springtown’s varsity teams will play back-to-back at the same venues. Both travel on Tuesday, with Aledo at Azle and Springtown at Boswell.

Baseball and softball will also premier this week, making the next couple of weeks the busiest time of year, event-wise, for area teams. 


Monday, Jan. 27


Varsity Softball

Weatherford, Stephenville at Brock (scrimmages) - TBA

Aledo vs. Brewer (scrimmage) - 5:30 p.m.

Springtown vs. Chisholm Trail (scrimmage) - 7:30 p.m.


Tuesday, Jan. 28


Varsity Basketball - Girls

Weatherford vs. Arlington High - 6 p.m.

Aledo vs. FW Southwest - 7:30 p.m.

Springtown at Lake Worth - 6:30 p.m.

Brock vs. Peaster - 6:30 p.m.

Millsap vs. Alvord - 6:30 p.m.

Poolville at Ranger - 6:15 p.m.


Varsity Basketball - Boys

Weatherford vs. Arlington High - 7:30 p.m.

Aledo at FW Southwest - 7:30 p.m.

Springtown at Lake Worth - 8 p.m.

Brock vs. Peaster - 8 p.m.

Millsap vs. Alvord - 8 p.m.

Poolville at Ranger - 7:45 p.m.


Varsity Soccer - Girls

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