The Little Elm community came together to pitch in for the family of slain police Detective Jerry Walker during the opening day of Little Elm Area Youth Sports Association baseball.
Led by the scoring of Alisa Williams, the A-team Harpool Lady Longhorns jumped out to a fast start against the Calhoun Lady Cougars on Thursday night and rolled to a 51-10 victory in the opening round of the seventh-grade district tournament.
The Myers eighth-graders held the Crownover Lady Cowboys scoreless in the second overtime Thursday night to take a 20-18 victory in an A-team regular-season finale.
The Harpool eighth-grade girls grabbed a six-point first-quarter lead and held Crownover scoreless for the final three periods Thursday night in a 36-2 A-team victory.
The McMath Lady Tigers seventh-grade A-team broke open a tight game in the second quarter and pulled away for a 34-28 victory Thursday night.
The eighth-grade Crownover Cowboys rode the scoring of Braden Bradshaw and Eli Stowers to a 57-46 victory over the Navo Panthers on Thursday night to remain unbeaten for the A-team season.
The unbeaten seventh-grade Harpool Lady Longhorns, now 7-0, jumped out to a 35-9 halftime lead and coasted to a 52-11 victory over the Navo Lady Panthers in A-team action Thursday night.
The McMath Tigers used a 26-point first half to build a commanding lead and coasted to a 41-19 A-team victory over the Strickland Vikings on Monday night in eighth-grade action.
The Crownover Cowboys eighth-grade A-team had to turn back a fierce Little Elm fourth-quarter rally to take a 43-41 victory Thursday night in middle school basketball action. The Cowboys (2-0) led 21-19 at halftime and carried a 33-27 lead into the fourth quarter before Little Elm’ final-quarter rally.
Behind the scoring of Megan Haney, McMath’s A-team Lady Tigers opened the eighth-grade season Thursday night with a 20-16 win over the Crownover Lady Cowboys.
JaTavian Sanders, Seth Henigan and Billy Bowman combined their efforts to lead the Myers Titans A-team to a 24-8 victory against the Crownover Cowboys on Tuesday night in eighth-grade action.
The McMath Lady Tigers A-team improved their season record to 7-1 Wednesday night with a two-set sweep of Little Elm 25-14, 25-8 in eighth-grade action.
Eli Stowers ran for one touchdown and passed for two to lead the undefeated Crownover Cowboys to a 28-8 A-team victory over Harpool on Tuesday night in eighth-grade action.
The Crownover Lady Cowboys rallied from a first-set loss to sweep the next two sets and defeat the Harpool Lady Longhorns 17-25, 25-12, 25-9 Thursday night in eighth-grade action and remain unbeaten at 6-0 for the A-team season.
The A-team Crownover Cowboys used a fast-strike offense and picked off three Myers passes Wednesday night in taking a 22-14 victory to remain unbeaten at 5-0 for the eighth-grade season.
The Crownover Lady Cowboys remained unbeaten Thursday night with their 25-5, 25-9 sweep of Strickland in eighth-grade A-team action.
The Strickland Vikings used a strong defensive effort and a couple of big plays to pull out a 12-6 A-team victory over Lake Dallas in eighth-grade action Tuesday night.
The Crownover Lady Cowboys maintained their perfect A-team record for the eighth-grade season Thursday night with a 25-7, 25-0 victory over the Navo Lady Panthers.
Quarterback Seth Henigan threw for three touchdowns, running back Ke’ori Hicks rushed for two scores and Billy Bowman caught two TD passes and rushed for another to lead the Myers Titans A-teamto a 46-16 triumph over Little Elm on Tuesday night in eighth-grade action.
The McMath Lady Tigers didn’t waste any time picking up their third win of the eighth-grade season, sweeping past Lake Dallas 25-6, 25-7 on Thursday night in A-team action.
Seth Henigan passed for three touchdowns and Billy Bowman scored three times as the Myers Titans rolled to a 36-16 A-team victory over the Harpool Longhorns on Tuesday night in eighth-grade action.
The Crownover Lady Cowboys moved to 3-0 on the eighth-grade season Thursday night with a 25-5, 25-8 sweep of Lake Dallas in A-team action.
Ke’ori Hicks and Billy Bowman each scored two touchdowns, and quarterback Seth Henigan threw for two scores as the Myers Titans defeated Lake Dallas 32-0 on Tuesday night in eighth-grade A-team action.
Denton’s Jacob Castro is headed to Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., in April to play in the finals of the USGA Drive Chip & Putt Championship. Castro, playing in the Southern Hills Counrty Club regionals Saturday in Tulsa, Okla., won the 7-9 age division by 12 points over his nearest competitor. Castro. the grandson of Charlie and Nancy Scott, won the putting competition, took third in driving and finished with a overall total of 91 points. Brody Fox, of Benton, Kansas, finished second with 79 points.
The strong service game of Leah Stolfus helped lead the McMath Lady Tigers to a 25-21, 25-13 A-team sweep of the Harpool Lady Longhorns on Thursday in eighth-grade action.
Seven players scored for the Crownover Cowboys on Wednesday night as they rolled to a 52-0 victory over the McMath Tigers in the A-team opener for both eighth-grade squads.
Natalie Myers scored nine service points in a row to lead the A-team Harpool Lady Longhorns to a season-opening 25-12, 25-13 victory over the Strickland Lady Vikings on Thursday night in eighth-grade action.Myers...
Local athletes Kyle Valadez (left photo, with bandanna) and John Taliaferro (right photo, black shorts) took home first place trophies in their respective divisions at this weekend’s Denton Area Tennis Circuit at the Goldfield Tennis Center next to North Lakes Recreation Center in Denton. Valadez, pictured with second-place finisher Kaelan Wilson, won the Advanced Division. Taliaferro, pictured with second-place finisher Nick Loveday, won the Intermediate Division. In other divisions, Jacob Farrell took home first place in the Intermediate consolation bracket, while Turner Russell nabbed a consolation crown in the Advanced Division.
The dream of many baseball players is to one day be headed to Cooperstown, New York, for induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. The Denton Bombers, a 12-and-under AAA select baseball team, will fulfill part of that dream as they travel to Cooperstown in early July.
The Harpool eighth-grade girls basketball team won its district tournament Saturday to finish the season with a 14-2 record. Members of the team include Megan Freeze, Mimi Li, Morgan Helgesen, Jade Thompson, Mariella Stephens, Grace Patrick, Sami Hauk, Zoe Justice, Reilly and Regan Sandlin.
The McMath eighth-grade boys basketball team won its district tournament Saturday to finish the season with a 9-1 record. Members of the team include Nick Edwards, Marcellus Lockley, Jamal Maxwell, Isaac Broades, Landry Kinne, Hayden Braack, Austin Jackson, Sam Strange and Mergim Berisha.
McMath, Crownover and Harpool claimed district tournament championships Saturday when Denton ISD wrapped up the middle school basketball season.
Mia Thompson, Chandler Browning and Meredith Wood scored in double figures as the Harpool Lady Longhorns improved to 14-0 for the A-team season with a 51-6 victory over the Calhoun Lady Cougars in the opening round of a seventh-grade district tournament Thursday night.
The Crownover Cowboys, behind the A-team scoring duo of Eli Stowers and Deuce Harmon, wrapped up the regular season with a 42-15 victory over Lake Dallas on Thursday night in seventh-grade basketball action.
Jack Newman’s 3-pointer with 15 seconds remaining lifted the Crownover Cowboys to a 44-41 A-team victory against the Myers Titans on Thursday night in seventh-grade action.
The consistent scoring of the McMath Tigers was more than Little Elm could handle Thursday night in A-team action as McMath improved to 3-1 on the eighth-grade season with a 51-19 victory.
The McMath Lady Tigers, looking for their first win, saw a eight-point lead disappear when they were held scoreless in the fourth quarter as the Crownover Lady Cowboys rallied to tie Monday’s game at 20 to force overtime.
The Myers Titans, led by the strong play of Eric Boone and E.J. McBath, jumped out to a 38-point first-half lead en route to a 64-22 rout of Lake Dallas on Thursday night in seventh-grade A-team action.
Tyler McGhie led a strong effort by the Crownover Cowboys in the season opener of eighth-grade basketball Thursday night as Crownover powered its way to a 58-8 rout of the Strickland Vikings in A-team action.
The Crownover Cowboys added another district championship to their trophy case Tuesday night with a 34-14 victory over Little Elm in eighth-grade action.
The McMath Lady Tigers eighth-grade volleyball team wrapped up its second straight undefeated season and won a district championship Saturday. Pictured on the top row are Reagan Wright, Sydney Soto, Sophie Audirsch and Amanda Halbert. On the bottom row are Emma Sawko, Maria Martin, Hanna McNair and Kenzie Riggs.
The Myers Lady Titans rallied from a first set loss to record a 23-25, 25-16, 28-26 victory against the Crownover Lady Cowboys on Thursday night in the opening round of the postseason eighth grade district tournament.
The Crownover Cowboys, behind the three touchdown performance of Luke Piper, remained unbeaten on the year as they rolled to a 30-0 victory against the McMath Tigers in eighth grade football action Tuesday.
The Navo Lady Panthers, led by strong play of Tytiana Johnson, scored a hard-fought 25-23, 14-25, 25-23 victory over the Harpool Lady Longhorns on Wednesday in eighth-grade action.
The Crownover Cowboys, behind the standout play of Harrison Bohannon, remained unbeaten and knocked off previously undefeated Myers Titans 22-12 on Tuesday night in eighth-grade football action.