Left photo, Sulphur Springs head football coach Greg Owens (center) is flanked by Alliance Bank officials Tom Sellers (left) and Jake Caddell. The bank donated the board in the background at Gerald Prim Stadium which details the football history of
the Wildcat program.
After going 2-0 in the first two games of the year, the Sulphur Springs Wildcats have cracked the Class 4A Associated Press state football rankings.
“It’s nice to be thought of and get ranked; to be recognized for playing well, but we know it doesn’t win us any games,” Sulphur Springs head football coach Greg Owens said. “If anything being ranked makes the bull’s eye on our backs get bigger and brighter.”
The Sulphur Springs sub-varsity football teams play Thursday.
The ninth grade B team plays at Commerce at 5:30 p.m. The ninth grade A team plays at McKinney Boyd vs. Wichita Falls Rider at 5 p.m. The junior varsity plays at McKinney Boyd at 6:30 p.m. against Wichita Falls Rider.
The Sulphur Springs eighth grade will play Thursday at Whitehouse, three games beginning at 4:30 p.m.