The final game of Millsap’s 2020 football season will remain a special memory for Head Coach Jake Johnson. Six years ago, he took over the athletic program at the 3A school. The kids starting junior high football back then are now set to graduate high school and head out into the world as adults.
The Lady Lions’ sweet season came to a close at regionals this weekend after a loss to All Saints Lubbock. The game lasted a hard-fought three sets: 18-25, 17-25 and 20-25.
Weatherford High School senior Landon Ellington, shown flanked by his parents, Jack and Angela Ellington, signed a letter of intent to play college baseball with TCU. Ellington is a right-handed pitcher.
This week, four girls at Weatherford High School signed letters of intent to attend colleges on scholarship. Two of the students — Abbie Lane and Logan Loran — sat side-by-side to jot down their signatures in the high school library, where the ceremonies were held. Lane and Loran are co-cogs…
The Brock Eagles beat Pilot Point on Friday, won the district championship and are headed to the playoffs with an eye on reclaiming the state title in 3A football that has eluded them since 2015.
Mineral Wells native Ronny Glanton has been named the country best golf pro by the Professional Golfers’ Association of America. The award recognizes strong leadership, moral character and a substantial record of service to the game of golf.
In a case of quality over quantity, the Weatherford College Coyotes softball team managed a successful fall workout season despite the challenges of a COVID-19 pandemic, head coach Haylee Williams said.
The Lady Roos continue putting stars in the eyes of the Texas Girls Coaches Association. This week, Weatherford’s volleyballers are ranked sixth best in the state — up from No. 8 the week before, and No. 21 the week before that.
Volleyball practice was a half hour away at Weatherford Christian School on a recent afternoon, and several girls were helping Assistant Coach Kathy Goings set up a net in the school’s gym.
Morgan Saxton has contributed in a big way to the success of the Brock Eagles football program without catching a pass or scoring a touchdown.
The Texas Girls Coaches Association updated its rankings of the state’s top volleyball teams, and schools in Parker and Palo Pinto counties are slamming aces.
Few freshman athletes are skilled and confident enough to not only start but become major contributors on varsity teams. Only a handful of ninth graders in Parker and Palo Pinto counties surmount the improbable odds and become key players at such early ages.
The Texas Girls Coaches Association has updated its rankings of the state’s top volleyball teams, and six schools from Parker and Palo Pinto counties are among those selected.
Weatherford College has turned to former professional golfer Jesse Speirs to revive the school’s golf program when it returns to competition in the 2021-22 academic year.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Scott McIlroy reached out with his left hand as a batting practice home run clanged off a railing and hit him in the palm, the ball popping in the air before settling back into his grip as he held a cell phone in his right hand.
This Week's Circulars
- CRIME OF THE WEEK: PD seeking info following burglary of Weatherford business
- Local officials discuss current state of COVID-19
- COVID-19 vaccines may be coming soon, but most Texans won’t get them for months. Here’s why:
- Three MW firefighters receive Life Saving Award
- Aledo begins discussions on becoming home rule city
- Radiance at the Ranch: Holiday light spectacular kicking off this week
- Feare appointed head of Sheriff's Training Division
- LOWRY: The failure of Black Lives Matter
- Fort Worth man arrested after fleeing from WPD officer
- Deen issues statement on passing of county chief appraiser
Bill Burt and George Bremer discuss the rising Colts; Elton Hayes and Kevin Brockway talk about the state of Big Ten football and the start of basketball; Clay Horning shares what sports fans should be thankful for this year.