Fuller starts job at Decatur

Published Wednesday, March 26, 2014
By Richard Greene

Mike Fuller introduced himself to his new players at Decatur High School Monday and spoke briefly.

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DISD hires new AD

DISD hires new AD

Published Saturday, March 22, 2014
By Richard Greene

Mike Fuller is the new leader of the Eagles. After taking Colleyville Heritage to seven straight playoff appearances and compiling a record of 60-19, Fuller accepted the head football coach and athletic director job at Decatur Thursday night.

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Decatur to name coach; Selection set for Thursday

Published Wednesday, March 19, 2014
By Richard Greene

Decatur will name its new athletic director and head football coach Thursday.

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Work to find coach begins; 144 apply for Decatur job

Published Saturday, March 1, 2014
By Richard Greene

Superintendent Rod Townsend and the other four members of the search committee started poring over resumes Thursday, working to pick out eight candidates to interview for the Decatur head football coach and athletic director job.

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Applicants file for Decatur job

Published Wednesday, February 19, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Decatur athletic director and head football coach opening is drawing lots of interest, according to superintendent Rod Townsend.

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Lowe makes TSWA all state

Published Saturday, February 15, 2014
By Richard Greene

Cain Lowe lit up opposing defenses during the football season, scoring 22 touchdowns and racking up 1,538 yards receiving for the Decatur Eagles.

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Story heads for Frisco

Story heads for Frisco

Published Wednesday, February 12, 2014
By Richard Greene

Since 1999, Kyle Story has roamed the Decatur Eagles' sidelines, compiling 109 wins and leading the football program to seven district titles.

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Story reaches end: Decatur coach accepts job in Frisco

Published Wednesday, February 12, 2014
By Richard Greene

Nick Stokes was a junior at Decatur High School in 1999 when first-time head coach and athletic director Kyle Story took over a program that finished 3-6 the year before.

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Nine Texans ink letters

Published Saturday, February 8, 2014
By Richard Greene

After helping the Northwest Texans to an 8-3 season, nine seniors inked college letters of intent Wednesday.

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Muehlstein signs with TCU

Published Saturday, February 8, 2014
By Richard Greene

Nearly a year after making his pledge to attend TCU, Decatur's Grayson Muehlstein made the commitment official Wednesday.

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All-Wise Dream Team

All-Wise Dream Team

Published Saturday, January 4, 2014
By Clay Corbett

All-Wise Dream Team

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Top Stories of 2013: Oct. 26 – Decatur reclaims Jar of Sand in rout

Published Saturday, December 28, 2013
By Clay Corbett

Grayson Muehlstein and Austin Givens put on a first-half show to spark the Eagles to a 52-7 win in the 94th Battle of Big Sandy.

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Top Stories of 2013: Nov. 23 – Decatur soars, Wilmer-Hutchins proven the lesser of two Eagles

Published Saturday, December 28, 2013
By Clay Corbett

Under a cold, pelting rain that never ceased, freezing temperatures and strong winds out of the north, Decatur overwhelmed the competition during a winter-like storm Friday night.

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Muehlstein honored

Published Saturday, December 14, 2013
By Messenger Staff

Decatur senior quarterback Grayson Muehlstein was recently awarded the Class 3A "Player of the Week" by Ford Motor Company and Karl Klement Ford for his performance in the Eagles' regular-season finale, a 56-53 win over Sanger.

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Northwest Football 2013 District 4-5A Honors

Published Saturday, December 14, 2013
By Clay Corbett

Northwest Football 2013 District 4-5A Honors

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All-district awards handed out for 9-2A

All-district awards handed out for 9-2A

Published Saturday, December 7, 2013
By Clay Corbett

District 9-2A announced its all-district award winners with numerous Boyd and Paradise athletes being honored.

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Dragons reap rewards

Published Saturday, December 7, 2013
By Clay Corbett

Numerous Chico Dragons were recognized when District 7-A released its all-district team, which included Defensive MVP Hagen Davis and Offensive Newcomer, Crese Redman.

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Area players named to all-district team

Area players named to all-district team

Published Wednesday, December 4, 2013
By Clay Corbett

District 9-3A recently released its 2013 all-district team with several Decatur and Bridgeport players being named.

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Mistakes cost Decatur; Chapel Hill ends Eagles’ season

Mistakes cost Decatur; Chapel Hill ends Eagles’ season

Published Saturday, November 30, 2013
By Clay Corbett

The Decatur Eagles fought to the very end Friday in the Class 3A Region II semifinal game, but too many mistakes cost them in the end. Six turnovers and 10 penalties hurt any chance the Eagles had of continuing their season.

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Eagles look to continue playoff run

Eagles look to continue playoff run

Published Wednesday, November 27, 2013
By Clay Corbett

Don't look now, but another Decatur team is making noise this fall.

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