like jumping from the frying pan right into the fire.
The Sulphur Springs Wildcats open their football season at home Friday taking on the No. 5-state ranked Denton Ryan Raiders.
Sulphur Springs Soccer Association will host an opening ceremony for fall soccer at Gerald Prim Stadium on Saturday 9 a.m. prior to the games that will commence at the fields at Coleman Park.
There will be a presentation of players, coaches and sponsors along with a prayer by Israel Lewis and the anthem sang by Katie Huff.
Eagle senior Zack Carpenter works on a drill with teammate ball carrier junior Trevor Cagle. The Como-Pickton Eagles are favored to win by 10 by Harris Ratings over the hosting Celeste Blue Devils in the first non-district action of the season Friday night.
Staff photo by Cindy Roller
Wildcat offensive linemen go through drills in the heat under watchful eye of coaches William Blaylock (left) and Chris Owens.
BIRTHRIGHT — The Sulphur Bluff Lady Bears challenged the Rivercrest Lady Rebels in the Championship Consolation of the North Hopkins tournament. The Lady Bears lost in two games with scores of 12-25 and 24-26 giving them a 1-5 overall record for the year.