Weatherford Democrat


April 30, 2014

Local girls thrive, survive first round

Area baseball teams’ bi-district pairings slated



Class 4A — Region I

Aledo vs. Northwest Byron Nelson

Playoff type: Best of three series

Game 1: Thursday, 7 p.m. - Aledo High

Game 2: Friday, 7 p.m. - Nelson High

Game 3 (if needed) - Sat., 3 p.m. - Nelson High


Class 2A — Region II

Brock vs. Tom Bean

Playoff type: Best of three series

Game 1: Friday, 7 p.m. - Texas Women’s University in Denton

Game 2: Saturday, 3 p.m. - Northwest High

Game 3 (if needed): 30 minutes after Game 2


Baseball - Bi-district Round


Class 5A — Region I

Weatherford vs. Keller Fossil Ridge

Playoff type: One game

Site: Quik Trip Park - Grand Prairie

Thursday, 7:30 p.m.

Class 4A — Region I

Aledo vs. Crowley

Playoff type: Best of three series

Game 1: Thursday, 7:30 p.m. - Crowley High

Game 2: Friday, 7:30 p.m. - Aledo High

Game 3 (if needed) - Sat., 2 p.m. - Aledo High


Class 3A — Region I

Springtown vs. Graham

Playoff type: Best of three series

Game 1: Thursday, 7 p.m. - Graham High

Game 2: Friday, 7 p.m. - Springtown High

Game 3 (if needed) - Sat., 1 p.m. - Graham High


Class 2A — Region II

Brock vs. Godley

Playoff type: One game

Site: Brock High School

Thursday, 7:30 p.m.


Class 2A — Region II

Peaster vs. Maypearl

Playoff type: Best of three series

Site: Brewer High School

Game 1: Thursday, 7 p.m.

Game 2: Friday, 7 p.m.

Game 3 (if needed) - Saturday, 1 p.m.

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    Apparently being lauded for, among other coaching triumphs during the prep baseball season, Class 4A mentors Chad Barry (Aledo) and  Wes Kolle (Victoria East) shared the honors of Coach of the Year as selected by the Texas Sports Writers Association (TSWA)in an announcement released on Wednesday.

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  • 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. 

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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