Expectations are high for both Midwestern State basketball teams for the upcoming season which begins Friday. Jermaine Ferrell hits the hoop court for a preview of MSU men's and women's basketball teams
If you were at Bulldog Stadium in Burkburnett last Friday you saw our team of week put on a historic offensive performance. Jermaine Ferrell reports on how the Hirschi Huskies dominated their K-9 battle with the Burkburnett Bulldogs to earn the Team of the Week award.
Rider's Lauren Tisdale signed today to run cross country for the Midwestern State Mustangs. During her running career, she's been in 6 half marathons, run in a full marathon. Tisdale is in the process of trying to qualify for the Boston Marathon.
Rider baseball outfielder Dylan Hutcheson is going south to play for Texas A&M-Corpus Christi. Hutcheson was first team all district as well and the offensive and Defensive MVP. Dylan looks to play center field for the Islanders.
A couple of Rider Lady Raider volleyball players won't have to go to for to continue their education. Kiley Beaver and Kendall Chamberlain signed to play for the Midwestern State Mustangs. Both players helped lead the Lady Raiders to multiple playoff appearances and each player has been named all district. Now Beaver and Chamberlain look to take the success they had at Rider and use it at MSU.
Bowie Senior softball player Petie Wolsey is going to San Angelo to play for the Angelo State Rambelles. The center fielder is a 2 time first district selection. She also helped the Lady Rabbits win back to back district titles.
Over at Bowie, new Lady Rabbits basketball post player Senior Jordan Brightwell signed to play at Tennessee State. Brightwell rejoins the Bowie program after playing last season at McKinney Boyd. Tennessee State coaches spotted Brightwell after looking at video of another player
Wichita Falls Senior Jason Fitzgerald is heading to Fort Worth to play golf for the TCU Horned Frogs. Fitzgerald is a 2 time all district selection and has been a team captain for the Coyotes golf team. Its the 8th time since 2004, an Old High golfer has signed to play golf in college.
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
The Olney Lady Cubs open up the season with a 44-42 win over the Newcastle Lady Cats Tuesday night at Olney High School. Chelsey Acuna led Olney with 12 points.
The Abilene Wylie Lady Bulldogs defeated the Vernon Lady Lions in 3 sets in the 4A Regional Quarterfinals Tuesday night at Graham High School.
Midwestern State makes its return to the NCAA Division II postseason for the eighth time in the last nine seasons this weekend when the Mustangs take on Colorado Mesa in Grand Junction.
4A Boys UIL Cross Country Champ Senior Kody Anderson of Burkburnett High School and 3A Girls UIL Cross Country Champ Cryslan Tucker of Holliday high School joined Jermaine Ferrell on Sports Sunday to talk about winning a state title.
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Saturday some of the best boys high school basketball teams in the country were in Wichita Falls participating in the 10th Annual Elite 14 Showcase at Hirschi High School.