Weatherford Democrat


February 17, 2013

Area sports schedule — Week of February 18


Staff Report

 This is it, sports fans — the single, busiest time of the year for area sports. Prep basketball playoffs (see schedules elsewhere in this page) are in full force with Weatherford College still in its conference schedule. Baseball and softball are hitting tournament stride. District soccer play begins its second round. Golf tourneys are beginning, while tennis matches are also in the mix. Powerlifting and wrestling are finishing up postseason, with track & field meets cranking up this week.


With three games left in its North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference slate, the WC women have already clinched a playoff reservation  in Lubbock for the Region V tourney, and have a title match brewing with Collin County College on Saturday. At this writing, both have a single loss, with the Lady Cougs taking the first go-round against the Lady Coyotes last month. 

There are baseball and softball tourneys galore, with Weatherford, Aledo, Brock and Peaster baseball, and Aledo softball, hosting their own particular extravaganzas. Fans should check school websites or contact the schools for the plethora of ‘TBDs’ from the tourneys.     


Monday, Feb. 18

Varsity Baseball

Aledo at Fossil Ridge (scrimmage) - 5 p.m.

Springtown vs. Azle - 4:30 p.m.


Tuesday, Feb. 19

Varsity Soccer - Boys

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

Aledo at Chisholm Trail - 8 p.m.

Springtown at Azle - 8 p.m.


Varsity Soccer - Girls

Weatherford at Arlington Lamar - 7:30 p.m.

Aledo at Chisholm Trail  - 6 p.m.

Springtown at Azle - 6 p.m.


Varsity Baseball

Weatherford at Aledo (scrimmage) - 4:30 p.m.

Springtown vs. Bridgeport (scrimmage) - 5 p.m.

Peaster vs. Muenster - 4:30 p.m.

Millsap vs. Breckinridge - 7 p.m.


Varsity Softball

Weatherford at Keller - 7:30 p.m.

Aledo at Grapevine - 7:30 p.m.

Springtown at Joshua - 5:30 p.m.

Brock at Decatur - 5 p.m.

Millsap vs. Bridgeport - 5 p.m.


Varsity Golf

Brock at Paradise Tournment

at Cross Timbers GC in Azle - TBD

Text Only
  • Fitting the pieces together

    That coaches will move on, due to advancement of career, life changes or a myriad of other influences, is a given. Aledo is not immune to the turnover, but is year-in and year-out apt to experience very modest changes, due to another myriad of positive factors.

    July 22, 2014

  • 0720 TnF Mach I national qualiifiers For love of the run

    When asked what appealed to her most about the opportunity to compete at a high level, given all of the prospects of getting to travel to other athletic venues, meet other kids who have worked toward the same goals and/or walk away with medals draped around her neck, Mach I TC member Sadie Tharp’s answer was brief — and to the point.

    “I just love the running,” Tharp said.

    July 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0720 WHS coach changes Scoggin: Roos on right path

    Filling vacant coaching positions is an annual ritual for virtually all school districts and, in varying degrees, becomes a game of Tetris© to assure the expertise of coaching is realized, but to also satisfy the academic needs.

    July 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0720 Graber award winner 2014 Blinn Junior College sophomore named top NJCAA female athlete with Graber award

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) national office announced Blinn (Texas) sophomore middle blocker Bruna Evangelista as the 2014 Betty Jo Graber Female Student-Athlete of the Year Wednesday.

    July 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Summer athletic camps — July/August

    Among the most popular of the summer offerings, football camps are just around the corner. 

    Included in the mix is Springtown’s camp for grades seven through nine, which will be conducted by the Porcupines’ new head coach and Athletic Director, Brian Hulett. 

    July 19, 2014

  • 0718 MBs WC-ex JStone Razorback Former WC hurler excels at Arkansas

    Jacob Stone’s stock just keeps rising.

    July 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Golf news — the british open

    Tiger Woods was playing his second shot o the par-5 18th and made a sudden stop in the middle of his swing Thursday at the British Open.

    July 17, 2014

  • 0717 MLB RTalley Two former Coyotes sign pro baseball contracts

    Former Weatherford College pitchers Ryan Talley and Dustin Emmons have signed free agent contracts with Major League Baseball organizations. 

    July 16, 2014 2 Photos

  • Baylor QB Petty, TCU DE Fields top Big 12 players

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — Baylor senior quarterback Bryce Petty and TCU defensive end Devonte Fields have been tabbed as the Big 12 preseason players of the year.

    July 16, 2014

  • 0716 WHS ath 2014-15 season passes WISD passes available for Roo sporting events

    With volleyball’s regular season just a few weeks away and other sports soon to follow to ring in another year of Weatherford athletics, Roo fans can take advantage of the all-in-one general admission passes for all WISD home games, which are valid for all events except for Roo varsity football. 

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

Latest NASCAR Headlines
Must Read
Top News
House Ads
AP Video
Courts Conflicted Over Healthcare Law Holder Urges Bipartisanship on Immigration Raw: Truck, Train Crash Leads to Fireball US Airlines Cancel Israel Flights Obama Signs Workforce Training Law Crash Victims' Remains Reach Ukraine-held City Diplomatic Push Intensifies to End War in Gaza Obama Offers Condolences at Dutch Embassy Cat Fans Lap Up Feline Film Festival Raw: Lawmakers Scuffle in Ukraine's Parliament The Rock Finds His Inner 'Hercules' Michigan Plant's Goal: Flower and Die Raw: MH17 Passenger Remains in Kharkiv, Ukraine Raw: Israel Hits Gaza Targets, Destroys Mosques Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment New Orleans Plans to Recycle Cigarette Butts