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RICHARDSON - The Henderson Lady Lions competed in a 6A tournament this past weekend going 2-3 with both victories over 6A schools.
West Rusk High School Volleyball program hosted a two-day tournament last week with the Lady Raiders claiming the chanpionship trophy with a two-set win over Big Sandy. The Lady Raiders went undefeated in both pool and bracket play.
West Rusk High School volleyball program hosted a two-day tournament last week with the JV taking second place in the Silver Bracket.
NEW LONDON - West Rusk baseball players Will Jackson and Cole Jackson both played in the United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) All American Games in Viera, Fla., July 28 through Aug. 3.
FRISCO– Nine beach volleyball programs will begin competing under the championship oversight of the Southland Conference in 2020, as the league adds its first sport in nearly 20 years. The Southland last added a fully-sponsored sport in 2001-02 when women’s golf was first included in the le…
LONGVIEW - The Henderson Lady Lions split a recent tri-match, defeating Longview, but losing to state-ranked Beckville.
Meet the Lions night was held Saturday at Lions Stadium where members of 2019 fall sports and activities were introduced to the public. The first Lions scrimmage is Thursday night against Paris. The Henderson HS cheerleaders were introduced.
The Lady Lions volleyball team dispatched Marshall Friday in the 2019 home opener 25-22, 25-19 and 25-13 in non-conference action.
Meet the Lions night was held Saturday at Lions Stadium where members of 2019 fall sports and activities were introduced to the public. The first Lions scrimmage is Thursday night against Paris.
Henderson Lions fans were treated to ‘Meet the Lions’ Friday night as fall sports athletes and the supporting cast were introduced to a couple hundred fans including parents, friends and students. Pictured is the 2019 twirlers.
Clockwise from upper left: First year Henderson High School coach Cal Goss gives instructions during the opening week of practice; players Addison Northcutt (blue t-shirt) Grace Colley (red t-shirt) and Ann Mills (foreground) perform a passing drill; other team members (below) of the HHS te…
By Kent Mahoney
Henderson High School assistant football coach Mitchell Wassom watches as a young athlete hits a tackling dummy at a two-day Lil Lion Football Camp for first to sixth students in the Henderson High School indoor facility Tuesday. Another two-day football camp for seventh to ninth grade start…
The Henderson 6U t-ball team placed second at the Regional Tournament in Center this weekend. Teammates include, Julius Jackson, Jaden Johnson, Jaxon McAlister, Noah Alsup, Cash Jackson, Jerry Jackson, Taylen Marsh, Jase Fears, A.J. Cooley, Reid Greenhouse, Lucas Fears and Kiyan Brewer. The …
Kilgore College will once again honor former standout athletes, coaches and contributors at its annual Hall of Fame Weekend Sept. 27-28.
Drew Galyean, a Brook Hill School senior, signed to play baseball at East Texas Baptist University Wednesdy. Drew transferred to Brook Hill his senior year from Henderson High School. He is pictured with his parents Allen and Jennifer Galyean, and siblings Jack Galyean, Abby Galyean and Jeb …
West Rusk Lady Raiders Julie Waddell (left) and Brooklyn Floyd signed to play college softball Thursday. Waddell will be playing for Kilgore College and Floyd will be playing at Allen Community College in Kansas. Lady Raiders are pictured with their parents.
Step siblings Megan Beene and Dawson Marshall of Carlisle High School signed to play softball and baseball, respectively, at National Park College Friday. NPC is a junior college located in Hot Springs, Ark. Megan and Dawson were joined by parents, (sitting, from left) Jamie Beene, Alice Bee…
While the Lions did not pick up superlatives this season, more than half of the roster was honored on the District 16-4A All-District squad.
The Henderson Lions soccer team picked up three superlatives and 10 were named to the District 19-4A All-District Soccer Team for 2019.
Laneville sophomore, Brittany Morris, will be headed to the UIL State Track Meet Friday in Austin to compete in the 100-meter dash. Morris is the daughter of Taronica Morris. She has competed in the 100-meter dash at the regional level her freshman and sophomore year. At the Regional Track M…
The Carlisle Indians fell in three games to Cayuga in a Bi-District playoff series Thursday and Saturday.
Konner Hand (above), 18, of Henderson, qualified at motocross areas last weekend in the Loretta Lynn Qualifier at Swan’s MX Park in Tyler. He is advancing to the Regional Championship in Centreville, Miss. on May 25. This is Hand’s second year to compete in motocross.
The Gaston Museum hosted its 12th Annual Terry Irick Memorial Golf Tournament April 27 at the Longview Country Club. Winning first place was (pictured above, from left) Brad Standard, John Rockey, Colby Rockey and Thomas Morrow. Coming in second was Bruce Irick, Brad Irick and David Wood and…
EMORY — With the hope of keeping the momentum in the second round of the playoffs, the Henderson Lady Lions softball team couldn’t hold on to Farmersville Thursday.
Madeline Wells threw a shutout to lead the Lady Lions past Pittsburg 11-0 in the last game on a bi-district playoff series Saturday.
Infielders (right) greet pitcher Madeline Wells in the circle before the third inning of Tuesday’s game.
Henderson High School athletes (from left) Kayla Cervantes (Angelina College, soccer), Jeanette Jaime (Angelina College, soccer), Lizmar Cibrian (Jacksonville College, soccer), Sevastian Deleon (Jacksonville College, soccer), Christian Sanchez (Jacksonville College, soccer) and JayQuan Barne…
Despite ending the season with extra innings, the Henderson Lions fell 4-2 to Bullard on Tuesday.
After coming up short in the series opener, the Lady Lions held on to a one-run win in Tuesday’s second game against the Pittsburg Lady Pirates at LeTourneau University.
Henderson High School will send three track students individually and one relay team to the regional meet April 26-27 at Texas A&M Commerce.
Girls doubles team of Josie Kendall and Summer Rains advanced the to regional semi-finals Thursday before losing to Bullard.
The Henderson Lady Lions soccer team swept the 2019 District 19-4A’s All-District Soccer Team, with 14 players and head coach Randy Hammontree receiving honors.
Carlisle Indians defeated Union Hill 15-0 on Tuesday as two pitchers combined to throw a shutout. Zach Harrison induced a groundout to finish off the game.