Boyd wins Burkburnett Tournament

Published Wednesday, August 15, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Boyd Lady Jackets won the Cool in Boomtown Tournament in Burkburnett for the third year in a row, beating Windthorst 25-20, 25-16 to take home the title.

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Frenemies: Ex-Argyle star transfers to Decatur

Frenemies: Ex-Argyle star transfers to Decatur

Published Saturday, August 11, 2018
By Reece Waddell

Clinging to a slim 20-19 lead in the third set of the 4A Region II quarterfinal last year, Decatur was on the cusp of taking a commanding 2-1 lead over rival Argyle.

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Lady Eagles sweep Lake Dallas in season opener

Published Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018.
By Reece Waddell

In their first match since losing in the 4A Region II quarterfinals last November, Decatur erased a four and five-point deficit in the second set to sweep Lake Dallas 3-0 (25-18, 25-22, 25-18). 

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Net Gains: Decatur Lady Eagles

Published Saturday, August 4, 2018
By Messenger Staff

With a slew of young talent and several experienced seniors, the Decatur Lady Eagles are confident as the 2018 season gets underway.

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Volleyball: Todd, Kostelecky in All-Star game

Published Wednesday, July 11, 2018
By Reece Waddell

Decatur senior Satasha Kostelecky and Boyd senior Jordyn Todd joined forces to play in the Texas Girls Coaches Association All-Star game Tuesday at Arlington Martin High School.

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Volleyball: Vinzant wins national title – Kostelecky finishes ninth

Published Wednesday, July 11, 2018
By Reece Waddell

Decatur freshman Trinity Vinzant and her club team, TAV 15 Black, won the 2018 USA Volleyball Girls Junior National Championships June 29 in Detroit.

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Volleyball: Mayfield named Alvord head coach – Longtime Decatur volleyball assistant departs

Volleyball: Mayfield named Alvord head coach – Longtime Decatur volleyball assistant departs

Published Saturday, June 30, 2018
By Reece Waddell

Longtime Decatur volleyball assistant Brandy Mayfield is moving to Alvord to become the program's head coach.

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Volleyball: Kostelecky commits to Rice

Published Wednesday, January 24, 2018
By Reece Waddell

Decatur junior Satasha Kostelecky announced her commitment to play volleyball at Rice University in a Twitter post Saturday evening.

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Decatur’s Satasha Kostelecky commits to Rice

Published Saturday, January 20, 2018.
By Reece Waddell

Decatur junior Satasha Kostelecky announced her commitment to play volleyball at Rice University Saturday evening, and will join an Owls team that finished 21-9 last season.

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2017 in Review: Top 5 Moments of 2017

Published Saturday, December 30, 2017
By Messenger Staff

With her team trailing 24-14 in the second set and on the verge of falling behind 2-0 in the region quarterfinal against Peaster, Boyd sophomore Kamryn Frenzel stepped to the service line.

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Todd, Byers earn first-team TSWA honors

Published Sunday, December 24, 2017
By Richard Greene

Boyd junior outside hitter and All-Wise MVP Jordyn Todd added another big honor Saturday, being named to the Texas Sportswriters Association 3A first team.

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Volleyball: Todd, Kostelecky make all-star team

Published Saturday, December 2, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Boyd's Jordyn Todd and Decatur's Satasha Kostelecky found themselves on the opposite side of the net for a pair of non-district showdowns this past season.

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Volleyball: Kostelecky shares defensive honor – Gantt earns 9-4A newcomer

Published Saturday, November 25, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Five members of the Decatur volleyball team were selected to the 9-4A team with two others snagging honorable mention.

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Volleyball: Argyle knocks out Decatur – Lady Eagles fall in region quarterfinals

Published Saturday, November 11, 2017
By Reece Waddell

With a trip to the 4A Region II semifinals on the line, Decatur and Argyle entered the third set all square at one.

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Argyle knocks Decatur out of playoffs

Published Tuesday, November 7, 2017
By Reece Waddell

With a trip to the 4A Region II semifinals on the line, Decatur and Argyle entered the third set all square at one. After getting the first point, Argyle lost control for most of the game, unable to pull ahead of Decatur. Up 20-19, Decatur was on the cusp of taking a commanding 2-1 lead in the match. Then Argyle mounted a rally. Argyle outscored Decatur 6-1 to take the third set 25-20, flipping momentum to knock its old coach Clark Oberle out of the playoffs, 3-1 (25-17, 19-25, 25-20, 25-16).

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For Clark Oberle, Decatur’s quarterfinal showdown with former team just another match

For Clark Oberle, Decatur’s quarterfinal showdown with former team just another match

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017
By Reece Waddell

For Decatur coach Clark Oberle, next Tuesday’s 4A Region II quarterfinal is just another match – and another team standing in his way of a second state title. Forget the fact Oberle will know virtually everyone on the other sideline, and that this is one of Decatur’s biggest rivals. It’s merely happenstance the Lady Eagles’ next opponent is Oberle’s old team who he won a state championship with two years ago.

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Volleyball: Lady Eagles rally to win area title

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017
By Reece Waddell

The match didn't start how the Decatur Lady Eagles had planned.

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Decatur edges Melissa, advances to 4A quarterfinals against Argyle

Published Thursday, November 2, 2017
By Reece Waddell

The match didn’t start how the Decatur Lady Eagles had planned. After dropping the first set 21-25, Decatur and Melissa continued to trade points into the second game, with neither side giving an inch. With a trip to the 4A-Region II quarterfinal and their season on the line, the Lady Eagles needed a spark. Enter Autumn Finney. The senior captain delivered when Decatur needed her the most, igniting a run that helped the Lady Eagles take the second set and then the next two, defeating the Lady Cardinals 3-1 (21-25, 25-19, 25-20, 25-21) to survive and advance.

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Volleyball: Decatur dispatches North Hills for bi-district title – Lady Eagles to face Melissa in area round

Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017
By Reece Waddell

The match started with a Decatur point. And then another. And another.

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Decatur dispatches North Hills to advance to area round of UIL playoffs

Published Monday, October 30, 2017
By Reece Waddell

The match started with a Decatur point. And then another. And another. By the time North Hills Prep had a chance to catch their breath, the Lady Eagles had jumped out to a 14-3 lead with no intention of letting up. On cruise control for most of the match, Decatur rolled to a 3-0 victory (25-7, 25-9, 25-10) in the 4A Region II bi-district match at the Advantage Sports Complex in Carrollton.

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