by Mark K. Campbell
The Lady Hornet softball team did not lose a game the first 11 times they hit the diamond.
Azle (11-1) finally did fall – but not until the last game of the season’s second tournament against Ennis.… Read the rest
The Azle Christian School girls basketball team (8-8, 5-1) won district and advanced to the postseason state tourney.
There, the ACS squad lost to Weatherford Christian 24-20 and Victory Baptist 29-23.
Named to the All-Tournament state team was Stori Baird.
Other team members: Abi Roach, Vanessa Shay, Alexis Vasquez, Callie Gallemore, Maggie Adams, Shelby Sweet, Katie Ferguson, and Bailey Islas.… Read the rest
The undefeated boys and girls bowling teams from Azle High School have advanced to the next round, regional.
The 10-0 boys and the 10-0 girls will compete in Amarillo March 2.
Leading the Lady Hornets there will be squad members Bridgitte Berube, Brittnee Silva, Dana Tiedermann, Eliesia Miller, Jessica Simants, Charity Prunty, Sierra Roys, and Ross Madden.
The boys team competing in Amarillo: Randy Cross, Jr., Wyatt Cross, Roger Douthit, David Strand, Cameron Silva, Jesse Underwood, Collin Clark, and Dawson Almeida.… Read the rest
by Mark K. Campbell
The baseball season began big time for Azle (1-5) when the Hornets were a host diamond for the Jerry Durant Classic Feb. 20-22.
Right off the bat, AHS had a shot at the squad that ended Azle’s 2013 season, Birdville.
The Hawks won a close 2-1 game. Despite a fine effort from the mound, Tommy Kay got the loss.
Jesse Salisbury got 2 of Azle’s 3 hits and he scored the lone AHS run.… Read the rest
There was great joy among Azle soccer folks when both AHS teams beat Aledo – a rare feat – on Jan. 28.
In the second meeting of the rivals as round two of 12-4A began, the potent Aledo squads took the victories.
The Azle boys (7-1 in district) won 3-0 in the first meeting.
This time at Aledo, the Bearcats came out on top, 2-1, the first district loss for the Hornets.… Read the rest