Basketball: Boyd names hoops coaches – Warner, Hines assume posts

Published Saturday, May 16, 2015
By Richard Greene

In the early 2000s, Erica Warner starred on the court for Boyd. Next season, the 2003 graduate will be leading the Lady Yellowjackets from the bench.

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Basketball: Drews signs with TSU

Published Wednesday, May 6, 2015
By Richard Greene

For four seasons, Shelby Drews was a mainstay on the court for the Decatur Lady Eagles.

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Basketball: Back to the Playground – 2015 All-Wise Basketball

Basketball: Back to the Playground – 2015 All-Wise Basketball

Published Saturday, April 4, 2015
By Richard Greene

Basketball: Back to the Playground - 2015 All-Wise Basketball

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Basketball: Clearing up title talk

Published Saturday, March 28, 2015
By Travis Lisle

Before season started, the buzz was alive in North Texas basketball circles. "Mark Cuban's sister has some foster kids at Bridgeport."

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Basketball: Bridgeport celebrates first title

Basketball: Bridgeport celebrates first title

Published Saturday, March 21, 2015
By Richard Greene

Cason Lanfear brought a brand-new basketball to the Bridgeport High School Multipurpose Building Wednesday just for the signatures of the state champions.

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Basketball: Unbelievable ride to top

Basketball: Unbelievable ride to top

Published Wednesday, March 18, 2015
By Richard Greene

Shortly after I arrived in Wise County in October 2009, I took in my first Bridgeport Bulls basketball game.

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Basketball: Dominating finish – Bulls crush Sterling to capture first state title

Published Wednesday, March 18, 2015
By Travis Lisle

Caleb Smith may have been on the big stage in Saturday's state championship game against Houston Sterling, but the star guard made it look easy.

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Basketball: Bullying way to crown

Published Wednesday, March 18, 2015
By Messenger Staff

The Bridgeport Bulls had few issues on the way to winning the 4A state crown.

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Basketball: Easy being Green – Coach stays true to his principles in leading Bulls to title

Published Wednesday, March 18, 2015
By Travis Lisle

Behind every great team is a great coaching staff. After the Bridgeport Bulls overtook 4A favorite Dallas Madison and dismantled Houston Sterling in the championship game with an 83-53 victory, there's little denying that the Bulls are a great team.

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Basketball: Working behind the scenes – Freeman, Banner end careers as state champs

Published Wednesday, March 18, 2015
By Travis Lisle

Much of the talk surrounding the Bridgeport Bulls' state championship revolves around Devonte Patterson, Caleb Smith, Ethan Chapman and Keenan Holdman - the four transfer students who moved to Bridgeport and ultimately led the Bulls to a 4A title.

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Maroon faithful storm San Antonio

Maroon faithful storm San Antonio

Published Saturday, March 14, 2015
By Travis Lisle

The Bridgeport faithful were thrilled upon entering the Alamodome for the Bulls' arrival on the state stage Friday afternoon.

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Strong Statement: Bulls stampede into finals

Strong Statement: Bulls stampede into finals

Published Saturday, March 14, 2015
By Travis Lisle

In their first trip to the state tournament, the Bridgeport Bulls showed no signs of stage fright.

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Basketball: Trio earns TGCA all-state

Published Saturday, March 14, 2015
By Messenger Staff

Slidell senior Caitlin Pruett averaged 18.4 points and 10.2 rebounds, helping the Lady Greyhounds to the Class A region quarterfinal.

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Maroon Out: Bulls to take San Antonio by storm

Published Wednesday, March 11, 2015
By Travis Lisle

The Bridgeport Bulls sold 550 tickets to the state basketball tournament in just two hours Tuesday morning.

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Basketball: Going to San Antone – Bulls earn first trip to state tourney

Basketball: Going to San Antone – Bulls earn first trip to state tourney

Published Wednesday, March 11, 2015
By Travis Lisle

The Bridgeport Bulls' 62-48 regional final win over Abilene Wylie came down to hustle, and the Bulls had plenty of it.

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Basketball: Journey better than medals

Published Wednesday, March 11, 2015
By Travis Lisle

Most people don't want to hear a 28-year-old talk about getting old. For most, including myself when thinking rationally, 28 is still quite young in this day and age.

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Basketball: Soaring to new heights – Chemistry experiment works for Bulls

Published Saturday, March 7, 2015
By Travis Lisle

Team chemistry is brought up all the time in sports. Any time you hear about a player going to a new team, the talk is almost always about fit and chemistry.

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Basketball: Bridgeport heads west for regional

Published Saturday, March 7, 2015
By Travis Lisle

Heading to Lubbock Friday, the Bridgeport Bulls join Abilene Wylie (24-7), Levelland (22-11) and Lubbock Estacado (26-7) as the final teams remaining from Region I.

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Basketball: Bulls stampede past Kennedale

Basketball: Bulls stampede past Kennedale

Published Saturday, March 7, 2015
By Travis Lisle

On paper, the Bridgeport Bulls' 74-62 Tuesday night win in the Class 4A Region I quarterfinal against Kennedale looks like it wasn't much of a game.

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Basketball: Kerr, McConnell share offensive honor

Published Saturday, March 7, 2015
By Messenger Staff

Paradise senior Courtney Kerr and Kaylee McConnell were the engines that made the Lady Panthers go.

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