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Bearcats blow out Cleburne, 70-19, in 8-5A finale; will go Division I in 5A playoffs

November 6, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

Aledo senior running back Caleb Primera (13) scores one of his three touchdowns Friday night during the Bearcats' 70-19 win over Cleburne in the District 8-5A finale at Bearcat Stadium. Aledo (9-1) finishes the district slate with a perfect 7-0 mark.

Aledo junior quarterback Dillon Davis threw four touchdown passes and running backs Caleb Primera and Donnie Evans combined for 220 yards rushing and three touchdowns to lead the Bearcats to a convincing 70-19 victory over Cleburne in the District 8-5A finale Friday night at Bearcat Stadium.

The win elevates the Bearcats' overall record to 9-1 and 7-0 in district play.

Aledo Football vs. Cleburne live coverage

November 6, 2015 by Randy Keck

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Rider comes back from 2-1 deficit to defeat Ladycats in 5 games in area playoff match

November 5, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

Aledo sophomore Izzy Gonzalez bumps a ball to the front row Thursday night during the Ladycats' 26-24, 17-25, 25-21, 18-25, 12-15 loss to Wichita Falls Rider in a Class 5A area volleyball match at Bowie High School.

Wichita Falls Rider came back from down 2-1 in games to take games four and five as the Lady Raiders defeated the Aledo Ladycats in a Class 5A, Region I area match Thursday night at Bowie High School.

The Ladycats finish the season with an overall record of 38-12.

Lauren Barnhart Reed Story

November 5, 2015 by Randy Keck

Ladycats face Wichita Falls Rider in area round Thursday at Bowie

November 4, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

Coming off a sweep in the opening round of the Class 5A volleyball playoffs, the state-ranked No. 8 Aledo Ladycats will square off against Wichita Falls Rider in the area playoffs Thursday at Bowie High School.

The first serve is set for 7 p.m.

Tickets at the gate are $5 for adults and $3 for students.

Aledo is the designated home team.

Aledo (38-11) will face a Rider squad that placed second in District 5-5A and is coming off a sweep of Birdville in the opening round.

The Lady Raiders will bring a 24-8 record into the match.

The winner of the match will face the winner of the Cleburne/Denton area match in the regional quarterfinals.

Poolville joins Parker County ESD 1

November 3, 2015 by Rosealee Hoffman

The community of Poolville officially joined Parker County Emergency Services District 1 after the Nov. 3 election.

Poolville residents cast 139 ballots and chose to join the district with an 86 percent majority.

Exising ESD 1 citizens cast a total of 3500 ballots and accepted Poolville into the district with an 89.6 percent majority.

In statewide election results, all seven proposed constitutional amendments easily passed.

Election day is today, Nov. 3

November 3, 2015 by Rosealee Hoffman

Today, voters in Parker County will go to the polls to decide on a number of amendments to the state constitution and whether to add Poolville to Emergency Services District #1.

You can find a list of polling locations at:

For sample ballots, visit:

Ladycats sweep Trimble Tech in Class 5A bi-district playoff match; face Rider in area round at 7 p.m. Thursday at Bowie

November 2, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

Aledo junior outside hitter Peyton Lambert sends down one of her match-high 12 kills during the Ladycats' sweep over Trimble Tech Monday night in a Class 5A bi-district volleyball playoff match at Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center in Fort Worth.

Aledo junior hitter Peyton Lambert sent down a match-high 12 kills and sophomore hitter Izzy Gonzalez added nine to lead the Ladycats to a 25-13, 25-4, 25-12 victory over Fort Worth Trimble Tech in a Class 5A, Region I playoff volleyball match Monday night at Fort Worth ISDs Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center.

Volleyball playoffs begin today; Ladycats face Trimble Tech at WGAC

October 31, 2015 by Randy Keck

The Aledo Ladycats will play the Trimble Tech Lady Bulldogs in the UIL 5A Bi-District Volleyball Playoff at 6:30 p.m. today (Monday, Nov. 2) in the Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center in Fort Worth.

Bearcats clinch District 8-5A title with 68-0 win at Granbury

October 29, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

Aledo sophomore defensive tackle James "Big Game" Williams tackles Granbury punter John Shero in the first half of the Bearcats' 68-0 win over Granbury in a District 8-5A game at Granbury. The win clinches the district championship for the Bearcats, who have now won eight straight league titles.

For the eighth consecutive year and the second straight year since Steve Wood took over as head coach, the Aledo Bearcats have a sealed a district championship.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, December 1

  • AHS Ladycats vs. Springtown at Aledo;

    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.
    JV, 5 p.m.
    9th, 5 p.m.

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