Football: Wildcats seek new WR standout

Last year, the Guyer football team had the luxury of being loaded with experienced, quality players at wide receiver. Heading into the 2015 season, that luxury has turned into a huge question mark.

Softball: Lady Wildcats rally to clinch second place

FORT WORTH — The Guyer softball team still has more than a week before the Class 6A playoffs begin, but Tuesday night’s game against Keller Timber Creek might as well have been a postseason affair.

Baseball: Upset win keeps Guyer’s hopes alive

Austin Adams made a case on Monday night to be considered Guyer’s ace starter by shutting down a potent Trophy Club Nelson lineup with an efficient outing to give the Wildcats a 4-1 win in a makeup game originally scheduled for Friday at Guyer.

Tennis: Guyer’s Roberts ousted at regionals

Guyer sophomore Brooke Roberts saw her season come to an end on Monday in the Class 6A Region I tennis tournament, but for the young first-time qualifier, her day at the UT-Arlington Tennis Center still had plenty of positives.

Tennis: Roberts reaches new territory for Guyer

Brooke Roberts isn’t one of those typical tennis prodigies who climbed the ranks as a youth player before going on to a dominant high school career.

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Softball: Lady Wildcat on her toes

Guyer coach Keith Medford admitted his team never practices the situation it encountered Friday night, and he certainly couldn’t expect his freshman first baseman to make the play she did to preserve a late lead.

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Titans’ Stewart comes home

Josh Stewart can only laugh now when the topic is brought up. The former Guyer and Oklahoma State standout left college a year early to declare for last year’s NFL draft, but after a disappointing performance at the NFL scouting combine, the slot receiver wasn’t among the 256 players selected.

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Choate sets sail

Guyer senior Sean Choate signs to play basketball at Navy as his father, Mike, left, Guyer coach Grant Long, sister Lily and mother, Cyndi, look on Thursday in Denton.

Golf: Lady Wildcats mid-pack at regional tourney

ARLINGTON — The Guyer Lady Wildcats were nervous heading into Wednesday’s Class 6A Region I tournament at Rolling Hills Country Club because the team was paired with two of the top three teams in the state.

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Canyon-bound

Guyer’s Maddie Green is pictured Wednesday after signing to play softball at West Texas A&M.

Golf: Guyer finishes 14th

When Guyer golf coach Roddy Adams said moving up a class would be tough for his boys team, he wasn’t kidding.

Golf: Guyer boys stumble at first day of regionals

Guyer head golf coach Roddy Adams and his boys team knew they would have a tough challenge in front of them during their first trip to a regional tournament at the state’s largest classification.

Golf: Guyer boys, girls set for regionals

ARGYLE — When the Guyer golf teams tee off at their respective Class 6A Region I tournaments this week in Arlington, they’ll be doing so under different circumstances but with the same goal in mind.

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Basketball: Standing out

Several players in the area stood out on the hardwood during the 2014-2015 basketball season, but two players emerged above the rest — a senior heading off to play Division I basketball and a rising star with two years left to play and a state championship to defend.

Tennis: Guyer’s Roberts qualifies for regionals

Guyer’s Brooke Roberts overcame a late loss Friday at the District 5-6A tennis tournament to finish second overall, beating teammate Nathalie Wetherington 6-4, 6-3 in a playback match to qualify for the regional tournament.

Baseball: Guyer loses second straight district game

Guyer had some timely hitting Tuesday night, as was evidenced by the fact that the Wildcats scored all of their runs with two outs. The Wildcats failed to capitalize on several other opportunities, and their nine stranded runners coupled with uncharacteristically sloppy play on the bases and in the field cost the Wildcats their second straight district loss as they fell 5-4 to Keller Central.

Softball: Guyer blows lead, falls out of first place

KELLER — The last time Guyer and Keller met to open District 5-6A play, the Lady Wildcats won a pitching duel and needed extra innings to do so.

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Baseball: Wildcats capitalize

Guyer barely managed more than a few hits Wednesday night against Keller Fossil Ridge, but each one carried a lot of weight for the Wildcats.

Softball: Starkey tosses one-hitter to beat Ryan

Whatever control issues Guyer ace Shayne Starkey had been dealing with lately were absent Wednesday — just like Ryan’s bats.

Softball: Guyer falls into first-place tie

Guyer proved it could get away with its pitcher struggling with control issues and some mental errors on the base paths in Tuesday’s win against state-ranked Trophy Club Nelson.

Softball: Starkey helps Guyer top tough Nelson

TROPHY CLUB — Shayne Starkey could not have done much more to win a softball game Tuesday night.

Baseball: Keller blanks Guyer in district match

Guyer’s starting pitcher Doug Palmer pitched well throughout the contest, throwing six innings with four strikeouts, but his defense and run support failed to tack a number on the scoreboard.

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Girls soccer: Tight match

Ryan notched a 1-0 win against crosstown rival Guyer on Friday to close the regular season and now must find a way to keep its momentum heading into a playoff opener that’s two weeks away.

Soccer: Guyer gives up five goals in the second half to lose, 5-3

For 60 minutes on Tuesday night, it looked like Guyer’s boys soccer team was going to get some sweet revenge for an embarrassing defeat nearly a month ago at the hands of Keller Timber Creek.

Girls basketball: Guyer coach honored for 2005 title at Dunbar

SAN ANTONIO — The University Interscholastic League’s decision to move the boys and girls basketball state tournaments from Austin to San Antonio this year signaled a big change, not only for this year’s participants but for teams being honored for past accomplishments.

Baseball: Wildcats to fight cold with defense

By this point in the calendar year, the Guyer baseball team should have a handful of regular-season games under its belt.

Boys basketball: Longhorns finish off Wildcats’ season

FORT WORTH — Cedar Hill finished the regular season ranked fourth in the state in Class 6A, according to the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches, and on Monday night against Guyer, the Longhorns showed their worth on several levels.

Boys basketball: Garza rips Marcus in fourth for Guyer win

FLOWER MOUND — It was only fitting that Guyer junior Zach Garza had the Wildcats’ final two points of Wednesday’s bi-district playoff game against Flower Mound Marcus.

Basketball: Weather could ice playoff games

The icy weather that moved into the area and forced schools to close Monday has basketball coaches looking at contingency plans should conditions worsen to the point where today’s playoff games are postponed.

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Basketball: Guyer’s Choate commits to play at Navy

Sean Choate played his senior season at Guyer without knowing what his college future held. Several Division I schools were interested to some degree, but for a long time his only standing offers were from Division II, NAIA and junior colleges.

Basketball: High school playoffs continue this week

The boys basketball playoffs are set to begin this week for six Denton-area teams while the Argyle and Sanger girls remain alive and venture into third-round action.

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Softball: Guyer stepping onto 6A diamond

After a two-year absence, the Guyer softball team is stepping up a weight class by returning to the state’s largest classification — now Class 6A.

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Girls basketball: Little things catch up

FRISCO — Since a win over crosstown rival Ryan a month ago, Guyer girls coach Andrea Robinson had not been comfortable with how her team was playing heading into its postseason opener Tuesday night.

Boys basketball: Keller keeps Guyer from clinching title

As the ball was tipped off to start the overtime period, Friday night’s game already had the feel of a heavyweight title fight between the two best teams in District 5-6A.

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Boy's basketball: Clean sweep

Ryan had a chance to steal another District 5-6A win with some last-second heroics on Tuesday. Guyer had other ideas and, thanks to a rare miss by the suddenly red-hot Raiders, put an end to its rivals’ late-season playoff push.

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Girl's basketball: Guyer girls give Ryan trouble

Guyer coach Andrea Robinson will take a 24-point win any night of the week, but on Tuesday night, she said she will not always be happy with one.

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Basketball: The Iceman cometh

Ryan’s Ibrahim Logan has ice in his veins. It may sound cliché, but perhaps there’s no other way to explain his recent magic in the clutch. Two straight games, a 3-pointer in the waning seconds of each to force overtime, and on Friday, a fall-away jumper with 2.8 seconds left in the extra frame to seal a 58-56 District 5-6A win over Justin Northwest.

Basketball: Wildcats avenge lone District 5-6A defeat

FORT WORTH — The last time Guyer and Keller Timber Creek met on the hardwood, Guyer blew a nine-point fourth-quarter lead before losing in overtime.

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Football: Thompson decides on Rice

It wasn’t long after Guyer defensive lineman Carl Thompson committed to Kansas that his senior season began unraveling.

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Running the Ivy route

Nearly a dozen Denton-area players will be signing national letters of intent to play college football at Football Bowl Subdivision schools today as part of national signing day festivities.

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Shooting for skills

There might not be a better example of what hard work can accomplish in a basketball player than Guyer senior Sean Choate.

Swimming: Denton schools lead swim meets

The Denton Broncos swim team, led by a pair of freshmen, Janna Herron and Seth Hermann, grabbed second place finishes in the boys and girls divisions at the District 6-5A Swim and Dive Championships in Grapevine on Saturday and will have contestants in 19 events to the UIL Class 5A regionals in two weeks in Mansfield.

Basketball: Surviving the Texans

Guyer coach Grant Long could do nothing other than breathe a big sigh of relief when the final buzzer sounded in Friday night’s game against Justin Northwest.

Basketball: Keller takes rare third meeting with Guyer

KELLER — It isn’t often that district rivals play more than twice in a regular season. That is exactly what the Guyer and Keller girls did Tuesday night at Keller High School, thanks to a tournament meeting before District 5-6A play began in December.

Football: Guyer WR Honey commits to SMU

Guyer head coach John Walsh is excited to see one of his own players play college football in the area and help bring the Mustangs back to prominence as senior wide receiver Alex Honey committed to SMU late Sunday evening.

Boys basketball: Fire the next weapon

The Ryan boys basketball team picked a perfect night to try to score an upset over crosstown rival Guyer and dig itself out of an early hole in district play.

Girls basketball: Guyer uses strong half to bury Ryan

Guyer went from doing everything it could to just keep the score close early in Friday’s District 5-6A showdown with Ryan to flat-out burying its crosstown rival in the second half en route to a 51-31 win.

Football: Guyer tight end Dillman commits to UNT

Guyer tight end Kevin Dillman committed to North Texas on Friday night, bringing his wild recruiting process to an end and giving the Mean Green arguably one of their top recruits of the last several years.

Swimming: Guyer sweeps DISD meet team titles

The Guyer, Ryan and Denton swim teams got their final tuneup before next week’s district meets Thursday night at the Denton ISD Championships, and the Guyer Wildcats swept the boys and girls team titles.

Boys soccer: Denton only area team to prevail

Denton’s boys soccer team defeated Prosper 1-0 on Friday on the second day of the Iron Bridge Classic in Denton.