SALADO — In a final tune-up before embarking on District 8-4A-II play, the Salado Eagles got a glimpse Friday night at how far they’ve come in the first month of the season.
LITTLE RIVER-ACADEMY — The Academy Bumblebees didn’t have to look far to find motivation to pick up their first victory of the season. In addition to being winless entering Friday night and playing in front of their homecoming crowd, the Bees remembered Aiden Martin, a 14-year-old Academy Mi…
COPPERAS COVE -- Killeen beat Copperas Cove 48-14 on Friday at Bulldawg Stadium.
Harker Heights will look to earn its first win of the season tonight as its hosts Belton at Leo Buckley Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.
A storm from Temple blew into town Thursday night, and Shoemaker was in its path.
Ellison dominated the field at Friday’s Waco Invitational as the Lady Eagles won the team championship and the Eagles tied for the title.
Jakarta Hope expected Temple to try to make a statement. More importantly, she wanted it.
LAMPASAS — Thirty touchdowns in a single season may seem like an impossible goal to some, but for Lampasas wide receiver Cameron Everts, that’s the plan this year.
Ellison took its first win of the season Friday night at Leo Buckley Stadium with a 35-16 victory over Waco in their District 12-6A opener.
When it rains, it pours.
BELTON — The Tigers’ offensive fireworks dimmed to a smolder and Belton’s 20-point advantage had just turned to six when defensive end Octavius Davis sacked Copperas Cove quarterback Easton Simpson at the Bulldawgs 5-yard line midway through the third quarter Friday night.
TEMPLE — Temple scored 43 points or more for the third time in three games this season and racked up 555 yards total offense, but the number that looked especially good to the Wildcats in Friday night’s District 12-6A opener was Harker Heights’ point total on the scoreboard at soggy Wildcat …
GATESVILLE — First lightning struck. Then, disaster stuck.
LORENA — The last time the Lampasas Badgers won more than two games in a season was in 2014, that was also the last time they defeated the Lorena Leopards.
Leah Powell had 15 kills and the fifth-ranked Copperas Cove volleyball team bounced back from its first district loss with a 25-17, 23-25, 25-17, 25-17 at Belton.
Waco Midway earned a 13-10 win over Killeen on Thursday night at Leo Buckley Stadium, but not without a fight from the Kangaroos.
Home-field advantage may be on Killeen’s side in its District 12-6A opener against Waco Midway tonight.
COPPERAS COVE — The streak is over.
No matter how far down the Lady Eagles may find themselves, they can never be counted out.
HARKER HEIGHTS — The Harker Heights Lady Knights volleyball team swept the Waco Lady Lions 25-11, 25-8, 25-13 Tuesday night. The Lady Knights took control in the first set and didn’t look back.
MANOR — The process is being accelerated.
After a 36-7 loss against Midlothian in the home opener Friday night, Shoemaker head coach Toby Foreman knows his young team has to grow up, and fast.
MANOR — Copperas Cove reached the end zone early, and the score held as the Bulldawgs defeated Manor 7-6.
The Ellison volleyball team jumped over Belton and into third place with a hard-fought 25-14, 27-29, 25-20, 26-24 win over the Lady Tigers on Friday at Ellison.
Salado’s Jaci McGregor ran to her second straight cross country title Thursday, finishing the 2-mile course in 12 minutes, 6 seconds to win the 1A-4A girls division of the Hewitt Kiwanis Invitational hosted by Waco Midway at the Heart of Texas Soccer Complex in Waco.
AUSTIN — The Round Rock Stony Point Tigers beat the Harker Heights Knights 45-22 Friday night at Kelly Reeves Athletic Complex. The Tigers rode a balanced rushing attack and tough defense to the victory.
BELTON — It’s safe to say that a stalled opening drive by the offense followed by a busted coverage on defense that turned into an 80-yard touchdown on the other team’s first snap weren't jotted down on the white board as must-dos prior to Friday night’s game.
TEMPLE — An interception by Hunter Aviles that led to Anthony Jackson’s 15-yard touchdown run. A 54-yard scoring pass from Jared Wiley to Quentin Johnston. A Monto President Jr. interception that set up Wiley’s 2-yard scoring toss to Bobby Johnson, followed by Wiley’s 20-yard TD strike to Johnston.
LITTLE RIVER-ACADEMY — Both Salado and Academy were stunned by losses in the opening week of the season.It was Salado that was able to turn that negative abruptly into a positive.Behind a four-touchdown evening from Connor Cook, the Eagles used their familiar ground-oriented attack to carve …
The Kangaroos had one goal Thursday night: Redemption.