Growing pains can be a struggle for a young volleyball team like Killeen that is learning to adjust on the go.
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.
The Kangaroos had one goal Thursday night: Redemption.
Playing varsity football in high school is special for an athlete, especially in their senior year.
AUSTIN — The Round Rock Stony Point Tigers beat the Killeen Kangaroos 21-14 Friday night at Kelly Reeves Athletic Complex.
HARKER HEIGHTS — The Harker Heights Lady Knights earned their first District 12-6A win, sweeping Killeen, 25-17, 25-13, 25-17, at home Tuesday.
In February, the University Interscholastic League realigned the high schools in Texas for the next two years. The changes saw the return of Temple and Waco to the state’s largest classification and created the largest district the Killeen area has seen.
“You guys are going to be the guys who put Killeen back on the map.”
GATESVILLE — Ellison was moving at full speed en route to sweeping the competition on the first day of the Gatesville Invitational on Thursday.
AUSTIN — There is a first time for everything.
Volleyball season officially started Wednesday as area schools held tryouts before preseason scrimmages began last weekend.
Killeen High defensive lineman RaQuan Thompson revealed Sunday on Twitter that he has committed to Tulsa University.
Originally, Michelle Lombrano came for the football, but it is not why she returned.
Jason Fossett always kept the cellphone number that included a 254 area code, so it makes sense the longtime basketball coach characterizes his latest move as one that’s back home.
Juaquin Iglesias will never forget.
The tradition continues.
Just two weeks after longtime Killeen High School athletic trainer Al “Doc” Wilson retired, Killeen Independent School District school board members decided to honor his impact.
In a final burst of high school athletic competition and community service, a select group of Class of 2018 graduates claimed victory in a traditional all-star game that transcended sport.
BELTON — The FCA Victory Bowl baseball game was a back-and-forth battle before the Red team won 8-6 Friday night at Red Murff Field on the campus of the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.
Some area baseball players aren’t taking much of a break following graduation as nine local standouts are set to play in today’s Fellowship of Christian Athletes Victory Bowl all-star game at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.
As longtime Killeen athletic trainer Al “Doc” Wilson prepares to retire, his former students are coming together to honor him with a gift that will last a lifetime.
As the school year comes to an end, Stonetree Golf Club is giving junior golfers of all skill levels the opportunity to tee off all summer long in Killeen.
Salado sophomore Piper Randolph was named Defensive Player of the Year on the recently released All-District 19-4A Softball Team.
Once a Roo, always a Roo.
BELTON — Belton ISD Athletics announced Jason Fossett as the new head basketball coach for the Belton Tigers on Friday morning.
Take care of business.
AUSTIN — Killeen senior Devonte Cochran recorded a personal best and set a school record, jumping 49 feet to take third place in the triple jump Saturday at the UIL State Track and Field Meet.
Killeen freshman football didn’t have a winning record until the fall of 2015.
Avery Drake is the district’s best player, and she still has time to improve.
Most people look at running as punishment.
HARKER HEIGHTS — It was a battle of the pitchers as Killeen took a 2-0 road victory over the Harker Heights Knights on Tuesday night.
WACO — With a shot for the regional meet at Texas-Arlington on the line, a plethora of local athletes were looking to punch their tickets on Thursday at Waco Midway’s Panther Stadium.