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Green-White Game

May 28, 2014
Green-White Game

Action from the annual Green-White football game at Hornet Field May 23. Squads reassemble for two-a-days Aug. 4. In between, skill position players will take part in 7-on-7 through the summer.         Photos courtesy Bill O’Connor… Read the rest

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Lady Hornets sweep Canyon to reach Elite Eight

May 21, 2014
Lady Hornets sweep Canyon to reach Elite Eight

by Mark K. Campbell
The big matchup has arrived.
Azle and Aledo – district rivals for years – are set to face off in the regional finals after each squad won its Region I semifinal clashes.… Read the rest

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Nine Hornets are All-District

May 21, 2014
Nine Hornets are All-District

The Hornet baseball team just missed the playoffs after a late-season push in District 5-4A.
Several Azle athletes were lauded for their diamond play, earning postseason accolades.
Two Hornets achieved First Team All-District status.
Junior pitcher Tommy Kay and junior outfielder Trevor Boiles both were selected as among the best at their respective positions.… Read the rest

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Azle wrestlers achieve national mat acclaim

May 21, 2014
Azle wrestlers achieve national mat acclaim

Three girls earn Team Texas berths

The wrestling season does not end at UIL state – at least for some styles of competition.… Read the rest

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Football Practice

May 21, 2014
Football Practice

Football Hornets continue to practice during spring drills. Coaches, new and old, instruct AHS athletes on the Hornet Field turf. The Green-White game that concludes spring practices has been moved up to accommodate the softball playoffs. Photos by Mark K. Campbell

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Hornets win 7-on-7 tourney

May 21, 2014
Hornets win 7-on-7 tourney

The first tournament for the Azle High School 7-on-7 football team was mighty successful.
The Hornets won the Burleson non-qualifier, going undefeated in seven games.
Azle took down North Crowley, Mansfield Timberview, Trinity A, Trinity B, Burleson Centennial, Burleson B, and, in the championship game, Waxahachie.
The Hornets, coached by John Crow, massively out-scored rivals, 331 to 109.
The first qualifying 7-on-7 tournament for Azle is set for Saturday, May 31.… Read the rest

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Lady Hornets fight off Brewer, advance to Sweet 16

May 14, 2014
Lady Hornets fight off Brewer, advance to Sweet 16

Azle takes thrilling best-of-three series in Saginaw

by Mark K. Campbell
That was a series for the books.
In fact, Azle High School softball coach Tracy Tadlock said the Azle-Brewer regional quarterfinals best-of-three battle should have been for a state berth.… Read the rest

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Sports camps begin in June for local youth

May 14, 2014
Sports camps begin in June for local youth

In a few weeks, a bevy of sports camps arrive here for local youths.
Azle High School will be a beehive of activity the first week of June as three camps will be conducted as well as a cross country distance camp that runs into mid-August.… Read the rest

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AHS trio off to rodeo Finals

May 14, 2014
AHS trio off to rodeo Finals

Two Azle High School cowboys and one cowgirl have qualified for the North Texas High School Rodeo Association Finals.
A top 15 finish in seasonlong rodeos was required to earn a Finals berth.
Austen Malone finished the NTHSRA schedule sixth in bull riding with 202 points. The Hornet tallied all his points in just three rodeos – winning one (72 points) and placing second in two others (65 points for each).… Read the rest

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Headed for Mary Hardin-Baylor

May 14, 2014
Headed for Mary Hardin-Baylor

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