The Hornet varsity basketball squad began second round of 5-5A play with a pair of losses.
Wichita Falls came to Azle Jan. 27 and toppled AHS 61-41.
The game was within reach at halftime; Old High led just 27-22.
Shooting woes again troubled the Hornets as Azle shot just 28 percent from the field and 12 from beyond the arc.
Trevor Boiles’ 12 points led the way for AHS.… Read the rest
The Azle High School JV and 9th basketball squads tangled with Wichita Falls and Chisholm Trail.
The girls JV beat Old High 49-33, building a 21-11 halftime advantage. Murri Jenkins’ 10 points led the way for AHS. Miranda Davis scored 9 and Breeona Cannon 8.
Chisholm Trail fell to the JV Lady Hornets 44-35 as Azle used a 13-0 third quarter advantage to overcome a 24-16 halftime deficit.… Read the rest
by Mark K. Campbell
Avenging a loss is always nice. And that’s what the Lady Hornet basketball team did with a 61-28 rout of Boswell Jan. 20.… Read the rest
That includes the 400-yard relay teams.
The boys unit of Jordan Gill, Jacob Hooper, Chris Caney, and Alex Bridge won the silver at district.… Read the rest
The basketball Hornets fell in 5-5A action to Boswell and Saginaw.
At home against Bos, the Pioneers won 64-49 despite a strong night by Trevor Boiles who scored 20 points.
Jamie King added 13 and led the team in rebounds and steals.
The Hornets were ahead 13-12 after one period, but the Pioneers pulled away.
Shooting just 36 percent from the field and 50 from the free throw line hurt in a 53-31 loss to Saginaw.… Read the rest
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