Playing through pain or injury is nothing new for many athletes. But imagine playing with a serious injury and not even knowing about it. That's what Archer City volleyball and softball standout Ashtyn Wuthrich did for four years before her body finally could not deal with it any longer. Jermaine Ferrell shares Ashtyn's story in this week's Sports Spotlight.
Sporting events sometimes are filled with fantastic finishes. Last Saturday, the Midwestern State Cross Country team won their 5th Lone Star Conference title in an unlikely way. Jermaine Ferrell explains in this week's Sports Spotlight
Through out the years many area head coaches have had the opportunity to coach they children. This year it was Notre Dame volleyball head coach Lisa Macha's turn to join the list. Jermaine Ferrell shares Mama Macha's story in this week's Sports Spotlight.
The voice of Midwestern State athletics Bill Powers signed off for the final time last Saturday night.
Volleyball is growing passion in Texoma. One way it is growing is through club volleyball. In this week's Sports Spotlight, Jermaine Ferrell takes a closer look at the club volleyball scene.
Three generations were Burkburnett H.S. Bulldogs quarterback from 1957 to today.
When you say Coach Stark around Bowie High School, you either are talking about the head volleyball coach Jeanie or the head football coach & athletic director Dylan........her son.
The game of football has changed quite a bit from its humble beginnings. Much of it has to do with the shape of the ball. Jermaine Ferrell explains how one Texoma man played a role in the development of the modern football.
It is a unique double passion that Riley Smith has had to balance for the past few years. So how do you balance the two? How do you balance playing the piano and also running.
We are putting the wraps on our Sports Spotlight special reports-----the Name Game. We head down the street to a place where the M.S.U. Indians and now Mustangs have called home for more than 45 years.
The need for speed took an old school spin over the weekend as the Southwest Heritage Racing Association made its first appearance at the Wichita Raceway Park. Jermaine Ferrell shines the Sports Spotlight on a couple of ladies getting a thrill of ride.
One of the more successful girls basketball coaches in our area is in a health battle of his own.
With spring in full bloom, it is not to early to start thinking about autumn. And that's what on the minds of the Midwestern State athletics teams that compete in the fall.
Our area has several high school coaches who have been in charge of there programs for several years. Over at Rider High School, girls head soccer coach Carl Wiersema last week wrapped up his 20th season as the school's head coach. Wiersema reflects on two decades with the Lady Raiders in this week's Sports Spotlight.
National Athletic Training month is held every March in order to spread awareness about all that athletic trainers do.
Tobin McDuff wraps up MSU's Regional Final game against top ranked Metro State.
When the high school state powerlifting meet begins next weekend in Corpus Christi, our area will be well represented with several lifters.
We shine our Sports Spotlight this week on a man who dedicates himself to Midwestern State athletics.
10 years ago, the Archer City Lady cats were in it to win in on the hoop court. They brought home the Class A, Division One title Saturday, the UIL honors the Lady Cats for winning it all ten years ago. In this week's Sports Spotlight, Jermaine Ferrell spoke to some key members of the championship team as they take a trip down memory lane.
This week's Sports Spotlight previews the Midwestern State Men's and Women's Tennis season.
Expectations are high this season for the 2014 MSU softball team.
It's no secret that there are a good number of Texas Longhorns alumni and fans in our area.
50 years ago, the Graham Steers won the 3A Boys Basketball state title. Recently, Graham honored the school's only state championship team with a special event.
This weekend is a big weekend for the Wichita Falls Wildcats.
The town of Crowell is still buzzing after the Wildcats won their first ever state football title last weekend.
The Graham Steers have had scoreboard operators busy this season.
The Wildcats have never gone this far in the playoffs. Crowell has had to play some highly ranked teams to get to the state semifinals.
Bad weather forced teams to play their playoff games on Monday.
Jacksboro running back D.J. Thomas doesn't let adversity bother him.
Hirschi High School hosted the Elite 14 Showcase
When the Wichita Falls Coyotes started the season the only expectations were their own. No one outside Old High considered the playoffs a possibility.
Meet the Rider Raider Tennis Teams #1's
Stories were shared and tears were shed at MSU's Silver Celebration on Saturday night.
On Friday night, City View Running Back DJ Coursey broke Gus Barnes single game rushing record that had stood for 11 years.
Alex Zannes takes heads to center of gravity rock climbing gym to take a look at how rock climbing can help you become the next american ninja warrior.
The MSU Cross country team is coming off a disappointing season, but the Mustangs are primed to make a run at another conference title.
Alex Zannes previews the MSU football team ahead of Saturday's game in AT&T stadium against Tarleton State.
In this edition of the Sports Spotlight we preview the Vernon College Volleyball Team.
James Hamlett, a retired master Sergeant in the U.S. Air Force, says he can still remember his son Arthur running around the house pretending to be Michael Jordan or Allen Iverson.
When you see her play basketball, you can tell Trinity Davis is an athlete.
This past weekend after rider's emotional game three win against Cleburne in the 4A regional finals, head coach Scot Green had his players kneel down for his traditional post game speech.
The Ironman Iriathalon is one of if not the most grueling physical competition known to man....2 point 4 mile swim...112 miles on a road bike....and a 26.2 mile run...A full marathon.
The rider baseball team has a problem. Their coach is no good at flipping a coin.
You know what's hard? Winning a state championship. You know whats even harder? Winning two in a row.
The MSU men's and women's tennis teams are just two days away from playing in the Lone Star Conference Championships in Southlake Texas.
If you build it, they will come. The most famous line from one of the most famous sports movies ever made.
Both Bailey Stanfield and Tiffany Nguyen will compete in the state power lifting competition this Friday in Corpus Christi, both with a strong chance to medal.