Seven members of the Springtown Lady Porcupines volleyball team received all-district honors en route to a playoff berth in 2018.
The Aledo Bearcats’ and Wichita Falls Rider Raiders’ respective paths to Friday’s Class 5A, Division II state semifinals game could hardly be more different.
The Aledo Bearcats (14-0) started strong and never looked back Saturday at Northwest ISD Stadium, defeating the Frisco Reedy Lions (13-1), 26-16 in the teams’ Class 5A, Division II quarterfinals.
The Weatherford Christian School Lions’ quest for a perfect season was cut short one game after falling 49-34 to the Baytown Christian Academy Bulldogs in the teams’ TAPPS 6-Man Division III state finals Thursday at Hewitt’s Panther Stadium.
The Weatherford Lady Roos volleyball team enjoyed a strong 2018 campaign, finishing as Class 6A regional semifinalists while accruing a season record of 41-9 (12-1 in district play).
Improving to 4-1 against the Wall Hawks in the postseason a week ago, the Brock Eagles now turn their attention to another familiar postseason opponent, the Shallowater Mustangs.
Two undefeated teams will take the field at 7 p.m. Thursday at Hewitt’s Panther Stadium for the TAPPS 6-Man, Division III state finals, but only one will leave having achieved a perfect season.
The Trinity Christian Academy Eagles made a late defensive stand against the Flower Mound Coram Deo Academy Lions Thursday night at Beford’s Pennington Field, overcoming a weather delay and imposing opponent for a 13-7 TAPPS Division III state semifinals win.
Neither a three-hour weather delay or the Dallas South Oak Cliff Golden Bears (11-1) were able to spoil a so-far perfect season for the Aledo Bearcats, who won 28-14 in teams’ Class 5A, Division II regional semifinals game Friday night in Midlothian.
The Brock Eagles (12-1) moved to 4-1 against the Wall Hawks (9-3) in the postseason Friday night at Abilene’s Shotwell Stadium, winning 35-13 in the teams’ Class 3A, Division I Region I semifinals game.
The Weatherford Christian School Lions (12-0) entered halftime during Thursday night’s TAPPS 6-Man Division III state semifinals game trailing the Irving Faustina Academy Falcons (10-3), 44-42.
The Trinity Christian Academy Eagles stand two games away from a potential TAPPS Division III state championship, while riding the momentum of a seven-game win streak.
The Aledo Bearcats (12-0) face arguably their biggest test yet of the 2018 season Friday against the Dallas South Oak Cliff Golden Bears (11-0).
The Trinity Christian Academy Eagles have racked up seven-straight wins, with a TAPPS Division III state semifinals matchup with the Flower Mound Coram Deo Academy Lions up next.
The NBA’s Oklahoma City Thunder front office has added former Weatherford College basketball player Anthony Roberson to its minor league team, the Oklahoma City Blue of the G League. Roberson is believed to be the first former Coyote to play in the league.
The Weatherford Christian School Lions (11-0) continued their march toward a TAPPS 6-Man Division III state championship Saturday, beating the Longview Trinity School of Texas Titans (9-3) 52-6 in the regional finals.
The Aledo Bearcats showed the explosive capability of their offense against the Lovejoy Leopards Friday afternoon in the teams’ Class 5A area playoff game at Pennington Field.
The Aledo Bearcats’ journey for an eighth state football championship continues at 1 p.m. today at Bedford’s Pennington Field, as the team takes on the Lovejoy Leopards (8-2) in an area playoff game.
The Trinity Christian Academy Eagles have been on a roll in the latter half of the 2018 season, finishing undefeated in district play before routing the Colleyville Covenant Christian Cougars, 46-7 last week.
The Poolville Lady Monarchs accrued a district record of 9-1, good enough for a District 10-2A championship, while advancing to the area round of playoffs in 2018.
The Trinity Christian Academy Eagles rode a ballhawking secondary and stout run game en route to a 46-7 area playoff win over the Colleyville Covenant Christian Cougars Friday at home.
The Weatherford Kangaroos’ 2018 season came to an end Friday night at UTA Maverick Stadium, as the team fell 49-16 to the Arlington Colts (11-0) in a bi-district playoff game.
The Springtown Porcupines were unable to overcome a late rally by the Hereford Whitefaces Friday night, ultimately falling 34-31 in overtime in a bi-district playoff game.
The Brock Eagles (10-1) overcame four turnovers, outlasting a scrappy Breckenridge Buckaroos (4-7) squad for a 34-27 bi-district win Thursday night at Abilene’s Shotwell Stadium.
The Poolville Monarchs and Lady Monarchs basketball teams took full advantage of a chance to play at the Dallas Mavericks’ American Airlines Center Wednesday, with both teams coming away with a win against Bellevue.
This Week's Circulars
- Senior Care Centers files for bankruptcy
- Three-vehicle wreck results in double fatality in Decatur
- Brock turns attention to Malakoff ahead of state semifinals
- Aledo faces another undefeated team in Frisco Reedy
- Aledo handles Frisco Reedy, 26-16
- Anonymous donor rewards $20,000 to family
- Aledo faces unlikely opponent in Wichita Falls Rider
- AISD community mourns sudden passing of longtime teacher
- WP council approves hotel permit
- Weatherford approves new chicken ordinance