Football: Bulldogs clip Eagles’ wings

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Messenger Staff

Behind a play-making defense and the hard-nosed running of Joe Randall, the Alvord Bulldogs jumped out to a 22-0 lead in the first 16 minutes of the game and never let up.

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Saturday Sports Buffet: Winning his race – Sophomore’s persistence inspires faster teammates

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

Well after the leaders crossed the finish line in Thursday's 8-4A junior varsity boys race, Decatur sophomore Juan Rivera fought through the last stretch to the finish line.

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Cross Country: Eagles hold off Castleberry for title

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

Under the searing sun at Joe Wheeler Park Thursday, the 8-4A boys cross country race turned into a duel between the Decatur Eagles and Castleberry Lions.

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Cross Country: Fitzgerald, Slidell win district

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

Led by Makayla Fitzgerald's career-best run to a district title, the Slidell Lady Greyhounds dominated the District 22-A meet Wednesday at Rex Callicot Park in Keene.

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Cross Country: Kyle runs back to top – Lady Eagles capture 8-4A crown, Sissies advance

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

Running alone down the final stretch Thursday afternoon, Jessica Kyle pushed herself toward the finish line in a showdown with the clock.

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Cross Country: Lady Texans, Adams earn regional bids

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

Running along the 5K course at the University of North Texas Thursday, Cassidy Adams hid any sign of distress.

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Cross Country: Two Texans advance – Bohr, Suchors finish in top 10

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

After crossing the finish line, Northwest's Trevor Bohr claimed he felt horrible throughout the 5-6A boys championship race.

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Volleyball: Lady Eagles reach milestone

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Decatur Lady Eagles reached the 30-win milestone and sealed a playoff berth with a sweep of Castleberry Tuesday.

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Volleyball: Fossil Ridge rocks Lady Texans

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Northwest Lady Texans took game three to avoid the sweep Tuesday, but couldn't steal the fourth set in a loss to Fossil Ridge.

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Volleyball: Victory eludes Sissies in district

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

Lake Worth kept the Bridgeport Sissies winless in District 8-4A Tuesday with a three-game sweep.

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Volleyball: Chico secures playoff spot

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Chico Lady Dragons couldn't take down one of the top teams in 9-2A Tuesday, falling to Bryson in three games.

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Volleyball: Boyd suffers 3rd straight loss

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

District 9-3A leader Henrietta took down the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets in three games Tuesday.

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Volleyball: Paradise cancels Holliday

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Paradise Lady Panthers rallied to take down Holliday in five games Tuesday, moving into third place in District 9-3A.

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Cross Country: Golden Run – Boyd brings home title

Cross Country: Golden Run – Boyd brings home title

Published Wednesday, October 22, 2014
By Richard Greene

It took Marco Martinez less than a half-mile to leave the field in his dust Monday. Martinez pulled away and ran most of the course by himself on the way to winning the 9-3A title at Kiwanis Park in Wichita Falls.

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Cross Country: Paradise’s Norwood takes 8th on broken toe

Published Wednesday, October 22, 2014
By Richard Greene

During a basketball workout last week, Paradise's Landry Norwood broke his toe. But the Panther refused to let the injury knock him off the course Monday at the 9-3A cross country championships.

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Cross Country: Decatur makes run at district

Published Wednesday, October 22, 2014
By Richard Greene

After months of training and six meets, the season for the Decatur cross country teams comes down to the next two weeks.

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Football: Boyd, Paradise hunt for victory

Published Wednesday, October 22, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Boyd Yellowjackets and Paradise Panthers renew their rivalry Friday with both coming off losses, hoping to rebound and stay alive in the 4-3A Division I playoff hunt.

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Football: Bulls look to go over .500 in district play

Published Wednesday, October 22, 2014
By Jake Harris

In their third week of district play, the Bridgeport Bulls will travel to Aubrey looking to rebound after a tough 52-6 home loss to Celina last week.

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Football: Eagles hope to freeze out Huskies

Published Wednesday, October 22, 2014
By Richard Greene

After falling behind in the second quarter on the road Friday to the feisty Mineral Wells Rams, Decatur coach Mike Fuller witnessed the growth of his team over the first seven weeks of the season.

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Football: Dragons eye end to district skid on homecoming

Published Wednesday, October 22, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Chico Dragons' hopes of ending their playoff drought that dates back to 2001 took a big hit last week with a 40-25 loss to Bells.

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