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Baseball playoff update

May 12, 2014 by Randy Keck

The Aledo Bearcats will play a three game Regional Quarterfinal playoff series against Birdville starting Thursday, May 15.

Game 1 - Thursday st 7:30 p.m.
Game 2 - Friday at 4 p.m.
Game 3 (if necessary) Saturday at 1 p.m.

All games will be played at Chisholm Trail High School.

Aledo Tops Wichita Falls to advance

May 10, 2014 by Randy Keck

Zayne Willems hit a home run in the bottom of the sixth to cap off a third-game win against Wichita Falls tonight, 2-0. Carter Cammack was the winning pitcher, with Dakota Durant, who pitched the last three innings, getting the save.

Aledo will play Birdville in the Regional Quarterfinal at a date to be determined.

May 10 Election Results

May 10, 2014 by Randy Keck

Final Results

VOTES PCT
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ALEDO ISD    
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Place 6    
Davis Davis 749 77.3%
Farida Goderya 220 22.7%
     
Place 7    
Riley Morrison 205 20.4%
Hoyt Harris 430 42.8%
Debra Rogers 369 36.8%
     
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CITY OF ALEDO    
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Mayor    
Kit Marshall 167 100%
     
Place 2    

Ladycats advance to regional semi finals after defeating a tough Guyer team in 2 games

May 10, 2014 by bearcat4life

The Aledo Ladycats advanced to next Saturday's regional semi finals game after beating a very tough Denton Guyer Lady Wild Cat team today, 9-4. Aledo was behind 2-1 after one inning but took a 4-2 lead at the end of 2.
Guyer scored 2 runs in the top of the 4th but it could have been more. Lauren Craine came into pitch with the bases loaded and no outs, she induced 3 straight infield fly balls and Aledo held them scoreless the rest of the game.
The Ladycats will play next Saturday but the location and time has not been finalized.
After the winner of the Randall/ Friendship series emerges, the time and location will be announced.
Congratulations Ladycats and the Bearcat Baseball team won the 2nd game against Wichita Falls in Aledo. Now the third and final game will be played in Mineral Wells tonight at 7 pm.

Go Bearcats

Bearcats outlast Wichita Falls to force third game tonight at Mineral Wells

May 10, 2014 by Tony Eierdam

Tony Eierdam/The Community News: Aledo left fielder Connor Duer dives to make a catch for the final out Saturday afternoon during the Bearcats 5-3 win over Wichita Falls. The win ties the best-of-3 area playoff series at a game apiece. The series-deciding game three will be at 7 p.m. tonight (Saturday, may 10) at Mineral Wells High School.Tony Eierdam/The Community News: Aledo left fielder Connor Duer dives to make a catch for the final out Saturday afternoon during the Bearcats 5-3 win over Wichita Falls. The win ties the best-of-3 area playoff series at a game apiece. The series-deciding game three will be at 7 p.m. tonight (Saturday, may 10) at Mineral Wells High School.
Dakota Durant drove in three runs and relief pitcher Shane Mosiello retired all four batters he faced to collect the save as the Aledo Bearcats defeated Wichita Falls, 5-3, in game two of a Class 4A, Region I best-of-3 area championship series.
The series-deciding game three will be tonight (Saturday, May 10) at 7 p.m. at Mineral Wells High School.
Aledo starting pitcher Taco Anderson earned the win, allowing three runs on three hits with four walks and seven strikeouts.
Durant smashed a two-RBI single in the second inning and added a sacrifice fly in the sixth.

Ladycats vs Guyer Game 2

May 10, 2014 by Randy Keck

Photo by Kaylee Jensen

Join the conversation as the Aledo Ladycats face Denton Guyer in softball playoff action.

 

Ladycats take game 1 against Denton Guyer

May 9, 2014 by bearcat4life

The Aledo Ladycats win game 1 of the regional quarter finals with a come from behind 5-4 win. It was a pitchers' duel until the top of the 4th when Aledo scored 2 runs on a Riley Sartain home run. Guyer scored 1 in the bottom of the 4th. Guyer took a 4-2 lead in the bottom of the 5th

In the top of the 7th Aledo needed 2 runs to keep playing and responded by scoring 3. The Ladycats shut Guyer down in the bottom of the 7th to take game 1.

The series continues on Saturday right back here at L.D.Bell field at 1 pm. If needed game 3 will start 30 minutes after the conclusion of game 2.

State track meet results

May 9, 2014 by Randy Keck

As reported earlier today, Carl Williams won the state 4A boys state championship in high jump, clearing 7'.

The Aledo girls' 4x100 meter relay team of Danielle Trought, Peyton Lambert, Mikia Jordan and Brittney Trought came in 6th.

Brittney Trought placed sixth and her sister Danielle placed eighth in girls 100 meter hurdles.

Ryan Newsome placed second in the 100 meter dash.

Brittney Trought placed sixth in girls' 300 meter hurdles.

Check for photos and full coverage in the May 16 issue of The Community News.

Aledo's Carl Williams wins gold medal in boys' Class 4A state high jump

May 9, 2014 by Tony Eierdam

Aledo senior Carl Williams jumped a season-best 7 feet to win the boys' Class 4A state high jump competition this morning (Friday, May 9) at Mike Myers Stadium in Austin.
Williams won the event by six inches over second-place finisher Kene Nwangwu of Frisco Heritage.

Softball playoff game postponed

May 8, 2014 by Randy Keck

Tonight's (Thursday) softball game between Aledo and Denton Guyer has been postponed. Game one will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 9 at L.D. Bell High School. Game two will be Saturday, 1 p.m. at the same location, followed by Game three, if necessary.

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