Azle plays for 5-5A title in Wichita Falls
by Mark K. Campbell
On Senior Night at Hornet Field an already memorable football season got racheted up another notch when Azle (8-1, 5-1) rallied to beat – and eliminate – archrival Brewer, 29-24.… Read the rest
The mighty Azle Christian School Crusaders (9-0) won its fifth straight district championship with a 48-0 blowout of Weatherford Christian School.
ACS is eyeing its third state title in the last five years.
To stay perfect in 2014, the Crusaders were led by QB Joey Rosamond and wide receiver Alex Schardt.… Read the rest
Brewer proved to be a tough foe as Azle junior varsity and freshman teams posted a mark of 1-2.
The JV Green combined with the White to face the Bears in White Settlement.
Azle lost, 32-12.
Coaches noted that AHS played much better in the second half, blanking the hosts.
In the first half, Justin Miller hit Tyler Barnard for a 58-yard TD strike.
In the second half, a Miller reverse pass for 32 yards gave AHS 6 more points.… Read the rest
A rare flawless football contest entry won the $20 first place cash.
That went to Eddy Swanzy who guessed every game right.
Four other contestants missed just one game (all different).
So, the tie-breaker of TCU 31, West Virginia 30 (61) determined winners.
With a guess of 69, Kinny Pack was closest, winning $10 for second place.
Third and $5 went to Margaret Swanzy for a guess of 75.… Read the rest
The volleyball Lady Hornets returned to the postseason!
Good luck, ladies!
Battling Grapevine Nov. 4 were Lady Hornets Rachel Walker (12), Natalie Smith (3), Zoe Estabrook (5), Kaitlyn Ford (9), Logan Graham (15), Coach Jennifer Robinson, and Brooke Smith (7).… Read the rest
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