Daryl Cannie scored four touchdowns and the Patterson seventh-grade A-team Cavaliers shut out the Union Grove Grizzlies 31-0 on Tuesday.
Thanks to a two-safety performance, Lampasas linebacker Case Brister became the third Badger to be named KDHpressbox.com Player of the Week this season.
Amy Manning recorded seven kills and the Salado volleyball team swept Austin Eastside Memorial 25-3, 25-19, 25-7 on Friday in Salado.
Jaime Vargas kicked a 27-yard field goal with 3:36 remaining, Ronald Gurley intercepted Waco Midway at the goal line with 53 seconds remaining and the Harker Heights Knights handed the Panthers their first district loss since 2013 on Friday night in Hewitt.
Devin Brown and Ty Bell each ran for a pair of touchdowns and the Shoemaker Grey Wolves shook off a rocky start to beat winless Waco in Waco on Friday and remain in the 12-6A title chase.
LAMPASAS — Jaylon Porter was excited about the outcome, but he was more impressed by everything that occurred before.
LORENA — The Salado Eagles knew they needed something big to happen in the midst of a tight battle Friday night with the Lorena Leopards.
Just for the record, the old defensive coach inside Temple fourth-year head coach Scott Stewart never is going to be happy after his team allows 38 points, 477 yards and 25 first downs.
Abbey Karcher had 16 kills and a block as the Belton volleyball team edged closer to a playoff spot Friday with a 25-18, 25-11, 24-26, 25-13 victory on the road at Killeen.
Running back Kadarius Marshall returned to Killeen’s lineup after a one-game absence and rushed for 139 yards, quarterback James Terry passed for one score and ran for another, and the Kangaroos posted a 44-17 victory over Belton on Thursday night at Leo Buckley Stadium.
After winning three consecutive games, Harker Heights looks to continue climbing up the District 12-6A standings tonight, but it will not be easy.
Ellison competed in a 4,850-meter race, and the Eagles won by a mile.
BELTON — When the Copperas Cove Lady Dawgs entered Tiger Gym to face the Belton Lady Tigers on Tuesday night, a lot was riding on the outcome for two teams with just two losses in District 12-6A play.
Gatesville’s boys cross country team did everything but capture an individual gold medal.
SALADO — The Lady Eagles are returning to the playoffs.
What’s better than a bunch of bags stuffed full of senior night gifts and goodies? How about walking out of Wildcat Gym with all of that swag plus a thrilling victory on top?
Copperas Cove can win its eighth consecutive match, clinch a playoff berth and potentially claim first place in the District 12-6A standings tonight, but it will not be easy.
The Shoemaker Grey Wolves travel to Waco to play the Waco High Lions on Friday.
Friday’s volleyball match between District 12-6A playoff contenders Ellison and Shoemaker was postponed after the teams discovered the officiating chapter had not assigned a crew for the match.
La Princeton Dixon guided Harker Heights to an overtime win against Ellison. Then, he emerged from an even closer contest to be named KDHpressbox.com Player of the Week.
After beating Waco 31-21 on Thursday night, the Harker Heights Knights are on a bit of a hot streak. Winners of three straight, the Knights find themselves in sole possession of fourth place in the District 12-6A standings — a far cry from last year’s results.
Preston Searcy ran for three touchdowns and passed for another as the Manor eighth-grade A-team Rams beat Smith 30-27 on Tuesday in a battle of unbeaten teams.
WACO (AP) — JaMycal Hasty scored on a 5-yard touchdown run in the second overtime and No. 22 Baylor beat Texas Tech 33-30 on Saturday in the Bears’ first game as a ranked team under coach Matt Rhule.
BELTON — Mary Hardin-Baylor had been put through the ringer. The NCAA’s decision Thursday that essentially stripped the program of its first national title back in 2016 tugged the emotions in all sorts of directions.
DALLAS — Jalen Hurts tried the Golden Hat on for size and gave a half-hearted “horns down” sign in a group photo with the cheerleaders while celebrating the way Kyler Murray couldn’t in the Red River rivalry a year ago.
The Shoemaker Grey Wolves moved to 3-1 in 12-6A play after securing a 29-28 win over Ellison on Friday night after the Eagles missed a 22-yard field goal on the final play.
LAMPASAS — The offense struggled early in Lampasas’ district opener. Case Brister found other ways to score for the state-ranked Badgers, though.
TEMPLE - The arrival of cool, blustery, misty weather at Wildcat Stadium on Friday night did nothing to cool off senior quarterback Vance Willis and Temple's red-hot offense.
Salado produced a pair of second-place showings at Friday’s District 27-4A cross country meet. More importantly, they emerged from Lampasas with opportunities to earn more medals.
Janice Fa’aola had 24 kills and 15 digs to help the Copperas Cove volleyball team hand Waco Midway its first District 12-6A loss, 23-25, 25-22, 25-21, 25-15, on Friday in Copperas Cove.
COPPERAS COVE — The Waco Midway Panthers extended their district winning streak to 38 games Friday with a 42-20 win over Copperas Cove at Bulldawg Stadium.
Harker Heights took on Waco looking for their third consecutive win, and the Knights achieved their goal, but it took a 21-point third quarter to get it done.
BELTON – Mary Hardin-Baylor is no longer the 2016 NCAA Division III football national champion.
AUSTIN — It seems like ages ago when Texas receiver Devin Duvernay was supposed to be — wanted to be — a Baylor Bear.
The Ellison volleyball team swept Belton 25-18, 25-18, 25-17 on in a battle of District 12-6A playoff contenders Tuesday at Ellison.
AUSTIN — Roschon Johnson arrived at Texas expecting a season of learning how to be a college quarterback, not being the Longhorns’ emergency fix at running back.
After two consecutive victories, Harker Heights is in control of its own destiny halfway through the District 12-6A schedule.
There will be another matchup of Killeen teams Friday night, when the Shoemaker Grey Wolves take on the Ellison Eagles at Leo Buckley Stadium for Shoemaker’s homecoming.
Monoray Baldwin led Shoemaker to a convincing victory against a District 12-6A rival.
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Baylor didn’t win a conference road game last season, but had success in its first attempt this season Saturday, beating Kansas State 31-12 to remain undefeated.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Before he took a knee on the final play, quarterback Sam Ehlinger flashed the “Hook’em Horns” sign toward the Texas fans in West Virginia’s stands.
LUBBOCK (AP) — Jett Duffey has won a game as Texas Tech’s starting quarterback before and has had a 400-yard passing day before. But Red Raiders coach Matt Wells’ postgame compliments following Saturday’s 45-35 upset of No. 21 Oklahoma State included a different element of the junior quarterback’s game.
Running back Nathan Kidwell scored four touchdowns and the Palo Alto eighth-grade A-team Patriots dominated in their return from a bye week, beating Live Oak Ridge 48-6 on Tuesday at Shoemaker High School.