by Mark K. Campbell
Another tournament, another title.
The latest addition to the Azle High School trophy case was claimed by the Hornet soccer varsity with a victory in an Aledo tourney.… Read the rest
Against Brewer Jan. 13, Payton Berger led with 15 points and 7 rebounds; Taylor Fulfer scored 14.
That home win made the final game of first round of 5-5A play for first place against then No. 9 Rider.… Read the rest
A trip to Wichita Falls to face Rider was a tough one for the Hornet hoops squad.
With scoring and turnover woes, Azle lost 77-28 in the 5-5A clash.
Rider, state ranked at No. 23 in 5A, rushed out to a 20-3 first quarter lead and did not look back.
AHS shot just 26 percent while the Raiders nailed 60 percent of its field goals and 7 more 3-pointers. Azle shot just 5 free throws, making 1.… Read the rest
Azle competes in Vernon
The Azle High School wrestling teams ventured northwest to compete in the Red River Tournament in Vernon.
The Lady Hornets finished as runner-ups in the team competition, beating out 10 other squads. Six AHS girls placed.
The boys finished fourth out of 18 teams with six Hornets placing.
The girls were led by a pair of gold medal winners – Lauren Dale at 136 pounds and Hali Davis at 110.… Read the rest
Two more wins and more love from statewide basketball polling groups.
Azle (17-2, 3-1) bashed visiting Saginaw Chisholm Trail then won on the road in Denton.
Azle is now ranked No. 16 in the Texas Girls Coaches Association and No. 17 in the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches polls.… Read the rest
Azle (1-2 in district) won the first two quarters against the Rangers, but the visitors had pulled even as regulation ended.… Read the rest