COPPERAS COVE — Prior to her home debut, Livonna Wallace yielded her teammates advice, and it paid off.
Most Valuable Player—Reese Rhodes, Waco Midway, sr.Most Valuable Setter—Emily Holder, Belton, sr.Most Valuable Hitter—Janice Fa’aola, Copperas Cove, sr.Most Valuable Defense—Emma Wasiak, Copperas Cove, soph.Most Valuable Blocker—Chyra Thompson, Ellison, sr.Newcomer Of The Year—McKenzie Manse…
Salado senior outside hitter Landry Rogers was named Offensive Player of the Year on the All-District 27-4A Volleyball Team released Monday.
Belton High School golfer Dallas Hankamer won all three of his matches over the weekend to help the North Team rout the South 34-14 in the Legends Junior Tour Jackie Burke Cap at Wichita Falls Country Club.
Daryl Cannie scored twice, and the Patterson seventh-grade A-team Cavaliers also got touchdowns on defense and special teams to win their season finale 35-0 Tuesday against Rancier and earn a spot in the Killeen ISD seventh-grade championship game next Tuesday at Leo Buckley Stadium.
Cameron Everts helped Lampasas accomplish impressive feats both on the field and in the polls.
As compiled Dave Campbell's Texas Football magazine and TexasFootball.com.
FORT WORTH — No. 11 Baylor needed a 51-yard field goal in the closing minute of regulation just to keep playing. The Bears were then celebrating after the first overtime, thinking the game was over before a replay review gave TCU a touchdown on an incredible leaping catch.
AUSTIN — Texas needed a win to keep any lingering Big 12 title hopes alive.
The unofficial Killeen ISD championship went to Shoemaker. But Harker Heights received a nice consolation prize.
Quarterback Ace Whitehead accounted for six touchdowns and the seventh-ranked Lampasas Badgers overcame an early 14-0 deficit to beat Fredericksburg 47-35 on the road Friday in a battle for the District 14-4A, Div. I championship.
It was one more Friday night — a spectacular first half, to be more specific —to remember for the Temple Wildcats' tandem of senior Jacksons.
SALADO — Every Eagle that suited up for Salado and Fairfield’s regular-season finale matchup Friday night knew their season extended into the playoffs. That much had been decided.
BELTON — Coby Trovinger wore No. 15 instead of his usual No. 9 jersey Friday night during Belton’s regular-season finale at Tiger Field.The senior linebacker did so to salute classmate Jason Stephens, who suffered an injury earlier in the year and couldn’t take the turf one last time as a hi…
The Shoemaker vs Harker Heights High School Military Appreciation Game will be from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Nov. 8 at Leo Buckley Stadium, 500 N. 38th St., Killeen. All active duty, disabled veteran, and retired military will receive free admission with valid ID.
GLEN ROSE — Copperas Cove could have collapsed.
In Killeen’s final game of the season Thursday night, it was the defense and special teams show, co-starring Kadarius Marshall. Killeen won the final game 37-7 over the Waco Lions.
Gatesville continued its winning ways Tuesday, earning a spot in the area round of the Class 4A playoffs.
GLEN ROSE — The location and the score may have changed, but the end result was the same.
For most, the season is over.
AUSTIN — Their egos bruised by two losses in the last three games, the Texas Longhorns hope they are finally getting back some healthy players to help turn their season around.
The Ellison Eagles finished their season 3-7 overall and 3-5 in District 12-6A play.
Orkyri Wilson scored three touchdowns and the Manor eighth-grade A-team Rams held on for a 40-32 win over Eastern Hills on a soggy and cold Tuesday evening.
Daunte Cuffie helped Lampasas win a game. Then, Lampasas helped Cuffie win an award.
STILLWATER, Okla. — TCU head coach Gary Patterson has long been known as one of the best defensive minds in college football — especially against the run.
COPPERAS COVE — The Shoemaker Grey Wolves won a wild game in Copperas Cove 34-28 on Friday night to clinch a spot in the Class 6A playoffs.
LAMPASAS — Daunte Cuffie waited all day for his present, but it was worth it.
WACO — Two teams needing a win for very different reasons exited Waco ISD Stadium in very different ways. And, perhaps, not in the manner most figured.
Breezion Spiller accounted for four touchdowns and the Ellison Eagles ended their season with a bang Friday night.
WACO — With No. 12 Baylor undefeated and alone atop the Big 12 less than two years after a 1-11 season, West Virginia’s return to Waco provides a reminder of when the Bears started turning the corner.
The playoffs are here, and Cari Lowery feels her team is ready.
BELTON — Often the final week of the regular season can be quite mundane, as some teams are already preparing for the playoffs while others are preparing for the next season, in meaningless finales.
Jaci McGregor and Katrina Thoms are returning to the state cross country meet. This time, however, they are bringing their teammates.
Dylan Plake started the night with a 40-yard touchdown pass to Kyshaun Otis and the Union Grove eighth-grade A-team Grizzlies clinched the conference title and a spot in the Killeen ISD eighth-grade championship game with a 28-0 win over Audie Murphy on Tuesday.
Jaime Vargas lifted Harker Heights to a historic win, and his performance was greatly appreciated.
Janice Fa'aola had 20 kills and 24 digs as the Copperas Cove volleyball team clinched no worse than a No. 2 seed in the playoffs with a 25-14, 25-22, 24-26, 25-21 win Friday at Temple.
FORT WORTH — Max Duggan wiggled out of a sack that would have been a safety, made Sam Ehlinger pay right away for one of the Texas quarterback’s career-high four interceptions and saved probably his best completion for last to beat No. 15 Texas.
Copperas Cove ended one streak. Now, the Bulldawgs intend to begin another.
BELTON — Some soccer strategy seeped into Belton’s game plan Friday night. The Tigers certainly accomplished their goal.