Weatherford Democrat

Sports

October 30, 2012

Local sports news

— Weatherford girls get in pre-season basketball games

Weatherford High School girls will get some idea of the shape their in before the season begins.

Tonight, the girls will be playing home non-conference games/scrimmages at Weatherford High School as follows:

5:30 p.m. — Freshman, Granbury vs. Weatherford    

5:30 p.m. — JV Girls (Gym 2), Granbury vs. Weatherford and LD Bell vs. Weatherford

6:30 p.m. — Varsity, Weatherford vs. LD Bell



Last chance for flag football registration

Weatherford Park and Recreation are offering a chance to get involved in an athletic activity before the holidays arrive.

Registration is under way for Adult Flag Football. This 5 on 5, non-contact league will play Tuesday evenings beginning Nov. 13. Each team will receive an eight game regular season, and those who finish in the top six advance to the playoffs.  

All games will be played on the Noon Lions Field at Soldier Spring Park.

Cost is $275 per team. Register in person at the old City Hall, at 119 Palo Pinto St., or over the phone at 817-598-4125.

View the rule book at www.teamsideline.com/weatherford. For more info, contact Tyler at tsievert@weatherfordtx.gov or 817-598-4125.



Brock volleyball team sees great season

The Brock Lady Eagles finished off a perfect district 9AA season with a sweep of the Millsap Lady Bulldogs last Tuesday night. Set scores were 25-7, 25-8 and 25-9.

The Lady Eagles have four graduating seniors, Amy Henard, Braylee Flaska, Abbey Drillette and Kyndall Magyar.

The Lady Eagles finished district with a 10-0 record and a perfect 30-0 in set scores for the district season.

On Saturday, the Lady Eagles traveled to Abilene to take on the Lady Bulldogs of Wylie in a playoff warm-up match. The Lady Eagles swept the No. 1 ranked team in 3A for a second time this year. Set scores were 25-23, 25-15 and 25-21.

The Lady Eagles traveled to Springtown on Monday to play the Lady Porcupines in another playoff warm-up match.

The Lady Eagles have a bye in the bi-district round and will play the winner of the Whitesboro vs. Sunnyvale match that will be played at Anna High School tonight.

The Lady Eagles will play their area round game either Thursday or Saturday evening at a site yet to be determined.

1
Text Only
Sports
  • 0723 BBs TSWA Colby Fowler Sports writers tag Gough First Team

    The Texas Sports Writers Association (TSWA) chose Brock’s Slaten Gough as First Team shortstop on the Class 2A All-State Baseball Team, released on Tuesday. 

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sports in brief - July 23, 2014

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys waived defensive tackle Chris Whaley and signed receiver Dezmon Briscoe and tight end Dallas Walker on Monday.

    July 22, 2014

  • 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

Latest NASCAR Headlines
Must Read
Top News
House Ads
AP Video
Judge Ponders Overturning Colo. Gay Marriage Ban Airlines Halt Travel to Israel Amid Violence NYPD Chief Calls for 'use of Force' Retraining VA Nominee McDonald Goes Before Congress Bush: Don't Worry, Sugarland Isn't Breaking Up US Official: Most Migrant Children to Be Removed Police Probing Brooklyn Bridge Flag Switch CDC Head Concerned About a Post-antibiotic Era Raw: First Lady Says `Drink Up' More Water 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 Cat Fans Lap Up Feline Film Festival Michigan Plant's Goal: Flower and Die Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment