Miles hits target with TCU commit
Four years of hard work and dedication have paid off for Minden (Mindy) Miles who signed a national letter of intent on Thursday to compete in sharpshooting for Texas Christian University this fall.
Porcupines, Turner turn playoff corner
WICHITA FALLS — In a Class 3A, Region I Bi-district match at Wichita Fall’s Memorial Stadium on Thursday, the Springtown Porcupines and Hirschi Huskies swapped momentum swings and resulting scoring for three quarters. The Porcupines made a couple of decisions in the fourth quarter that made a substantial impact on the balance of the contest.
Prep football playoffs Area bi-district results
CLASS 5A Division I
Arlington Martin 21, Keller Central 16
Coppell 56, Irving 8
Euless Trinity 49, Lewisville Marcus 21
Southlake Carroll 56, Arlington Bowie 14
Former Lady Roo hunting for championship at WC
Lou Hawkins chose to play basketball at Weatherford College for several reasons. The campus is close to home, which means she’s with her family. And there’s some pretty good hunting in North Texas
TCA comeback advances Eagles to semifinal match vs. Azle Christian
Trinity Christian Academy senior quarterback Geren Rangel helped lead the Eagles to a 73-66 comeback win over Granbury Cornerstone last week in the Texas Christian Athletic Fellowship six-man football playoffs.
Turner sheds monkey with Pojo's playoff win over Hirschi
WICHITA FALLS — Springtown head coach Brad Turner led the Springtown Porcupines to a Class 3A, Region I Bi-district win over the Wichita Falls Hirschi Huskies on Thursday, setting a milestone in the process by recording his first postseason victory since taking over the Springtown program. Up by a point at the end of the third period, the Porcupines dominated the fourth quarter against the Huskies and rolled to a 49-27 win.
Parker County trio sweeps into regional tournaments
Brock Lady Eagles
The Brock Lady Eagles’ straight-sets win over Godley (25-17, 25-17, 25-22) was merely the first success of three that area teams would enjoy, Tuesday night. The Class 2A, Region II quarterfinal victory over the Lady Cats has set up another trip to the regional tournament for Brock.
Area football playoff capsules - bi-district
Springtown vs. Wichita Falls Hirschi
Time: 7 p.m., Thursday
Site: Memorial Stadium
4709 Barnett Rd, Wichita Falls
Type: Class 3A, Division I, Region I, Bi-district match
Brock advances to regional tourney with sweep over stubborn Lady Cats
ALEDO — The Brock Lady Eagles mixed moments of dominating brilliance with a few lapses in their Class 2A, Region II quarterfinal match against the Godley Lady Cats at Aledo High School on Tuesday. Fortunately, despite Godley’s penchant for keeping the ball in play, Brock’s solid streaks prevailed as the Lady Eagles took the match in three, 25-17, 25-17, 25-22.
Sports news in brief
Weatherford to host Class 2A tilt on Thursday
Kangaroo Stadium will be one of the venues for this week’s start of the University Interscholastic League (UIL) state football playoffs. Undefeated Scurry-Rosser from District 6, Division II will take on Wichita Falls City View (District 5) on Thursday, with a kickoff time of 7:30 p.m.
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