By DON WALLACE
News-Telegram Sports Editor
Welcome to the brave new world of 2017 and the return to District 16-5A competition for both Sulphur Springs varsity basketball teams.
The Wildcats, 16-4 overall, 1-0 in district, hosting Marshall. Three games are slated with the freshmen starting at 5 p.m. followed by the junior varsity and varsity.