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Azle XC teams qualify for Region I meet

October 29, 2014
Azle XC teams qualify for Region I meet

by Mark K. Campbell
On a nice day for running at Central Park in White Settlement, both Azle High school varsity cross country squads lined up Thursday morning, Oct. 23, knowing they could both continue their seasons.
And that’s what happened.
Going in, the boys team was the favorite and the Hornets more than answered the call, leaving challenger Wichita Falls Rider in the dust.… Read the rest

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Hornets rally to drill Denton on the road

October 29, 2014
Hornets rally to drill Denton on the road

Azle at top of 5-5A standings

by Mark K. Campbell
Fans certainly got their Friday Night Lights money’s worth in Denton Oct. 24.
In a game that matched up the leaders of 5-5A, Azle (7-1, 4-1) came out on top, 55-34.… Read the rest

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Ladies ready for postseason

October 29, 2014
Ladies ready for postseason

AHS to face Grapevine

by Mark K. Campbell
The Lady Hornet volleyball team knew with several matches to go in the regular season that they were playoff bound.… Read the rest

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Key Plays

October 29, 2014
Key Plays

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JVs, 9ths struggle on turf

October 29, 2014

The four subvarsity football squads found the going tough last week.
Only the JV White avoided a loss. In a 38-38 tie with Denton, the JV D – led by Jordan Cartwright, Travis Dunn, and Jake Wood – saved the contest with a late game stop.
Dakota Hutson scored 4 TDs rushing. Michael Gonzalez starred running and scored, too.
Cody Finn found Wade Williams for a pass that set up a touchdown.… Read the rest

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Chisholm Trail

October 29, 2014
Chisholm Trail

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Swim mark falls in Duncanville

October 29, 2014
Swim mark falls in Duncanville

The Azle Swim team ventured to a Duncanville natatorium and came back with several medals and a new AHS record.
Overall, the boys took fifth and the Lady Hornets team finished eighth.
The highlight of the event was freshman Maria Mercado setting a new school record in the 100 butterfly; she lowered the mark to 1 minute, 11.85 seconds and won a bronze.… Read the rest

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Pack wins contest

October 29, 2014
Pack wins contest

The Cowboys loss to the Redskins on Monday Night Football had no bearing on the winner of the contest. That’s because every entrant picked Dallas to win.
So, with just one loss, the $20 first place contest cash went to Kinny Pack.
Two contestants missed three games each. (The same trio of clashes, as a matter of fact.)
The tie-breaker of Azle 55, Denton 34 (89) made Margaret Swanzy $10 richer with her guess of 65.… Read the rest

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Ladies lock up postseason volleyball berth

October 22, 2014
Ladies lock up postseason volleyball berth

 

Azle could still move up in the 5-5A standings

BY MARK K. CAMPBELL
With three matches remaining in district play, the Lady Hornet volleyball team has secured a spot in the postseason.
Thanks to two more 5-5A victories, Azle (25-11, 7-4) ran a district wining streak to three matches – with a 3-1 win over Saginaw Chisholm Trail on Homecoming Night a vital victory.… Read the rest

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Hornets rock Rangers, 56-7

October 22, 2014
Hornets rock Rangers, 56-7

BY MARK K. CAMPBELL
The tone of the Hornets’ Homecoming game was set early when running back Chase Smith raced 72 yards to paydirt on the third play.… Read the rest

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