2019-01-09 E-Edition

Update for Wednesday, January 9, 2019

COACH HART RETIRING – Long-time local high school coach Pete Hart has announced he is retiring after 33 years of coaching between Bridgeport, Chico and Alvord high schools. Hart said he informed the football team of his decision to step down Tuesday, and wanted to wait until they knew before making the announcement public. “I do feel at peace with […]

Horner drops 35, Slidell routs Forestburg for ninth straight win

The points came in droves for Slidell senior Hunter Horner Tuesday night. Horner helped the Greyhounds start the game on a 30-5 run and scored 21 of his game-high 35 points in the second half. For his final act of the evening, Horner knocked down a pull-up, transition 3-pointer late in the fourth quarter to give Slidell a 96-33 win […]

Lowery drops 35 in 8-4A opener

Decatur’s Grace Lowery scored a game-high 35 points as the Lady Eagles routed Springtown 76-29 Friday night in the District 8-4A opener. Lowery knocked down five 3-pointers, scoring 22 points in the first half. Katie Hale added 16 points, and Gracie Isham tossed in 11. The Lady Eagles improved to 21-4 and 1-0 in league play. They have won nine […]

Decatur takes down Midlothian Heritage

Ethan Southard scored a team-high 15 points as Decatur got back in the win column with a 46-38 victory over Midlothian Heritage. The Eagles held the Jaguars to five points in the fourth quarter. Grayson Harris added 12 points. The Eagles improved to 21-3. Decatur traveled to Wichita Falls Monday. BRIDGEPORT 29, FORT WORTH COUNTRY DAY 26 The Bridgeport Bulls […]

Back in action: Vidal returns after season-ending knee injury

With under two minutes remaining in last year’s regular season finale against Krum, Emily Vidal rushed to catch a pass with Bridgeport down by one. As the then-sophomore hauled it in, her hips went one way and her left leg went another. Vidal crumpled to the court in agony. “I caught [the ball] as I was turning,” Vidal recalled. “My […]