Linemen from Weatherford and Brock’s football programs represented Parker County at Hardin-Simmons University’s sixth annual State LineMAN Challenge in Abilene over the weekend.
Local runners with Weatherford’s Mach 1 Track Club will be washing cars this weekend to help raise funds for a trip (for qualifying athletes) to the Junior Olympics in Sacramento, California in late July.
Weatherford’s Mach 1 Track Club competed in the Southwestern Association Junior Olympic Championship Meet at Springtown’s Porcupine Stadium over the weekend, qualifying a record 34 athletes to regionals, set for the week of July 9 at Fort Worth’s Herman Clark Stadium.
Weatherford FC’s rapid ascension through the semi-professional soccer ranks hit new heights recently as the team was selected to host the United Premier Soccer League’s Spring National Finals tournament July 27-28.
Below is a list of superlative awards as well as a first-team roster and honorable mentions comprised of players from all nine Parker County high school baseball teams.
Below is a list of superlative awards as well as a first-team roster and honorable mentions comprised of players from all seven Parker County high school softball teams.
Half a dozen Millsap Lady Bulldog softball players were recognized in District 7-3A, with the team notching three second-team selections and three honorable mentions.
The Springtown Porcupines’ 2019 finish as Class 4A bi-district finalists helped the team notch five all-district awards, including two first and second-team selections apiece as well as an honorable mention.
The Trinity Christian Academy Eagles came incredibly close to hoisting a state championship trophy in 2019, ultimately falling to Houston Northland Christian, 3-2 in the TAPPS Division III state finals.
Brock High School’s dominance in Class 3A academics and athletics continued during the 2018-19 school year, as the district was recently awarded its fourth Lone Star Cup in the last five years.
Capping off one of the most successful seasons in school history, Weatherford College rodeo team members brought home three top 10 finishes from the College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) in Casper, Wyoming.
As the follow up to the Weatherford Kangaroos’ successful 2018 season, one which resulted in the team’s first playoff berth in 11 years, inches closer, head coach Billy Mathis and company have been busy working to ensure the team does not miss a beat.
Three Millsap Bulldogs were recently recognized for their play throughout the 2019 season, with the team taking home a trio of second-team District 7-3A awards.
After two days of competition at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyoming, Weatherford College had two individuals in the top 10.
The Peaster Greyhounds graduated nine at the end of the 2018 season (a campaign which ended in a Class 3A regional finalist finish), losing a substantial amount of varsity experience in the process.
This Week's Circulars
- Woman killed in FM 51 wreck; WC roundabout work continues; Local man removed from AA flight, arrested
- Classmates, family mourn death of Springtown 18-year-old at vigil
- All-Parker County 2019 Baseball Team announced
- 18-year-old dies following single-vehicle wreck
- Weatherford woman, unborn baby die after FM 51 wreck
- Weatherford man removed from AA flight, arrested
- Local Target takes stance on breastfeeding
- All-Parker County 2019 Softball Team announced
- County Fourth of July events scheduled
- Baker Hotel and Spa to begin historic three-year renovation 'immediately'