Weatherford Democrat


February 10, 2013

Local sports briefs - Feb. 10, 2013


Former Roo blasts go-ahead homer for WC

Trooper Reynolds’ two-run home run in the sixth inning powered Weatherford College past Midland College Friday night at Roger Williams Ballpark, 3-1.

The freshman from Weatherford High School broke a tie between the Coyotes (4-0) and Chaparrals (0-1) with a line drive shot to left center field.

WC ace pitcher Jacob Stone got into a first inning jam, loading the bases with three straight walks before recording an out. The Coyotes escaped the inning with a 1-0 deficit, and the combination of Stone, Skyler Wheeler and Dustin Emmons held Midland at bay for the rest of the night.

It has been an impressive first week for Reynolds.  The third baseman was 3-for-3 in a win over Wharton a week ago on Friday, went 2-for-3 the next day to help WC beat Angelina, and then blasted the go-ahead homer Friday at home.


WHS drops decision to Arlington Lamar

Staff Report

Tony Rodriguez dropped in 16 points for the Roos on Friday, but the double-digit performance was not enough to counter the Vikings offense, as Weatherford fell to Arlington Lamar in a District 3-5A match, 59-29.

The Roos had a good opening quarter, leading by two points at the end of the frame, but a brutal second quarter left WHS trailing by 13.

Weatherford fans get an opportunity to bid farewell to its seniors on Tuesday, as the Roos take the court for its district and season finale against Arlington Houston. Game time is 7:30 p.m. 


Pojo tests Kennedale

Staff Report

Springtown made an early run on Friday with aspirations of not only blemishing Kennedale’s prefect District 6-3A record, but more importantly, giving themselves a shot at claiming sole possession of the second seed heading for postseason. The plan fell to ruin, as Kennedale rolled to a 86-58 victory.

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  • 0417 GSB BROCK SENIOR NITE District, area and regionals provide rash of competition for area schools

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  • 0418 TnF TCA state champ boys Local private schools fare well in TCAF state competition

    The Trinity Christian Academy boy’s track team won the TCAF state championship on Saturday at Springtown High School. 

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  • 0416 BBs WHS Terry Massey 400 wins Massey records 400th win

    Weatherford High School Head Baseball Coach Terry Massey was recognized by WISD Board Members on Thursday for recently receiving his 400th career win. 

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  • WC to send four, or more, to CNFR

    BIG SPRING, Tex. – With one rodeo to go in the regular season, four Weatherford College cowboys have already clinched a berth in the College National Finals Rodeo and the WC men are holding on to a slim lead for a nationals berth as a team.

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  • 0413 GSb WHS SrNite Lady Roos top Lamar, celebrate Senior Night

    A very thorough accounting of Weatherford softball’s seniors, who were honored on Friday at Lady Roos Field prior to the final district home game, was followed by an even more thorough pummeling of Arlington Lamar’s Lady Vikings.

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • Roo football’s Lift-A-Thon dual-purpose event

    The Weatherford Football Booster Club is touting an up coming event in hopes of generating excitement as the spring football practice sessions loom nearer, and to raise funds to benefit Weatherford ISD athletics.

    April 13, 2014

  • 0413 TnF WHS Madison Cooley Aledo sweeps district meet; WHS’ Cooley tops field

    Aledo track & field dominated the District 7-4A meet held on Wednesday and Thursday at Aledo  High School, sweeping all four divisions in the process.

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0413 TnF WCS state qualifiers WCS sends athletes to state meet

    The Weatherford Christian School track team sent nearly a dozen qualifiers to the TCAF state meet this weekend as a result of a stellar showing at the district meet. 

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sports in brief

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    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Texas Rangers have been to consecutive World Series, had a perfect game and hosted Major League Baseball’s first regular-season interleague game since moving into their ballpark 20 years ago.

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