The Bearkats were not going to allow a slow start to extinguish their recent hot streak.
With a 16-1 overall record, the Jacksonville Fightin' Maiden soccer team moved up one notch this week in the Texas Girls Coaches Association Class 5A poll.
Playing without the services of five players, who were lost to either injury or academics, Jacksonville Tribe soccer was waiting for someone to step up and give the team a lift in Friday's District 16-5A match against Nacogdoches.
Hardin-Simmons University and Trinity Valley College College are the recipients of the future football services of two of Rusk High School's football standouts.
Jacksonville High School certainly made its contribution to National Signing Day, as seven student-athletes representing Fightin' Indian football, Fightin' Maiden soccer and Tribe soccer took part in a signing ceremony that was held inside a jammed-pack Jacksonville Commons early Wednesday morning.
RUSK — Rusk High School softball coach Ty Wilkerson has a few decisions to make as the Lady Eagles continue to prepare for the new season with a series of scrimmage games.
NEW WAVERLY — Trailing by one point with just over two minutes remaining, the Bulldogs’ top scorer stepped up with one of his biggest shots of the season.
Sam Houston State has looked like a brand-new basketball team since 2019 got underway, something that has spurred hope heading into a rivalry game that has not been kind to the Kats in recent years.
Out of about 1,200 Texas high school football stadiums, Jacksonville's Tomato Bowl has been included on a short list of must-see venues by the folks at Dave Campbell's Texas Football and Bob McSpadden of TexasBob.com.
Jacksonville girl's soccer team made a big leap in the Texas Girls Coaching Association Class 5A poll, which was released early Wednesday afternoon.
The Bearkat baseball team held its first intrasquad scrimmage of 2019 Friday, inching closer to the start of a season certain to be filled with lofty expectations.
Many followers of the National Football League have been wondering just how Kansas City Chief quarterback Patrick Mahomes II can do the things that he can do on a football field at age 23, and in just his second season as a professional.
The Bearkats have emerged as the hottest team in the Southland Conference through the early stages of league play, a status they will look to maintain on Saturday.
It certainly is no secret around Jacksonville, or in parts of East Texas as well, that this season's edition of Jacksonville Fightin' Maiden Soccer is tremendously talented.
The Bearkats provided fans with plenty to cheer about on Wednesday night, as they returned home for their first game at Johnson Coliseum since Jan. 9.
Throughout the Bearkats’ 5-0 start to Southland Conference play, head coach Jason Hooten has referred to junior forward Kai Mitchell as the team’s “go-to guy.”
OKLAHOMA CITY — Tim Tadlock and Chris Beard, two of Texas Tech’s most popular athletic figures, shared an enlightening moment earlier this month when detailing the stark contrast between the draft process in their respective sports.
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