Weatherford Democrat


February 6, 2014

Local sports news - Feb. 6, 2014

Peaster, Boyd headed for play-in date

Staff Report

The Peaster Lady Hounds and Boyd Lady Jackets finished District 9-2A play in a tie for the final seed spot for postseason. The squads will compete on Friday in a play-in game to decide who will occupy the district’s fourth playoff spot. Both finished with 5-7 district records. The game will be played at Brock High School, with tip-off at 6:30 p.m.


Williams builds round-robin slate to replace Cowtown Classic cancellation

Staff Report

With the scrubbing of the Cowtown Classic that was scheduled for the weekend due to impending threats of inclement weather, Weatherford College head softball coach Haylee Williams has done a bit of ad hoc scheduling to provide some early-season replacement contests for area colleges.

Williams received sufficient commitments to put together a four-team round robin, which will be played at WC’s Stuart field on Saturday. The first game is slated for a 9 a.m. start.

9 a.m. - Cowley v Trinity Valley

11 a.m. - Cowley v WC

1 p.m. - Neosho v Trinity Valley

3 p.m. - Neosho v Cowley

5 p.m. - Trinity Valley v WC

7 p.m. - Neosho v WC


‘Hounds shoot for 3-way tie, Millsap earns playoff slot

Staff Report

Peaster can create a potential 3-way tie for the District 9-2A boys championship on Friday if they beat Ponder. A Greyhounds win would give Ponder, Peaster and Brock two losses each with a game to play. 

Millsap, at 6-5 in district play, has locked up the fourth seed, giving all three Parker County teams a berth in the state playoff brackets.

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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. 

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • 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.

    April 16, 2014

  • 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

    Rangers mark 20 years in ballpark 

    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.

    April 11, 2014

  • 0410 MBs WC KHernandez feature mug Inspired route leads to WC

    Keaton Hernandez has a pretty simple philosophy about life.

    “My life is just a chill life with many blessings,” said the Weatherford College sophomore pitcher. “I just live for the Lord every day and listen for where he wants me to go.”

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Area baseball-softball results - Apr. 10, 2014

    Roos first-inning lead fades in loss to Arlington High

    The Weatherford Kangaroo hitters got to Arlington High pitcher Omar Salinas early in a District 3-5A match on Tuesday, but not often, as the Colts bested WHS, 3-1.

    April 10, 2014

  • 0410 GScr AHS UK Elite clinic Aledo soccer scores UK Elite clinic

    Aledo Ladycats head soccer coach Bryan Johnson has a habit of going above and beyond to help his students, both in academics and athletics. With his Ladycat Soccer teams in mind, Johnson applied for, and won, a specialized clinic sponsored by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America and

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo