Aledo ISD classes will be delayed two hours on Wednesday, Feb. 25.
Aledo ISD Superintendent Derek Citty has announced that Aledo schools will continue to be closed Tuesday, Feb. 24 due to icy road conditions.
Aledo ISD Superintendent Derek Citty has announced that there will be no classes in Aledo ISD on Monday, February 23 due to inclement weather. Watch this site for any further announcements.
Aledo forward Sydney Laughley scored the game-winning goal in the shootout and Makenzie Covington came up with four saves in the extra session as the Ladycats defeated Joshua, 2-1, Friday night in a District 8-5A match at Joshua.
The "penalty-kick win" keeps the Ladycats in first place by two points over the second-place Lady Owls.
Sydney Barb and Peyton Laughley each scored a goal in the penalty kick session.
The Ladycats took a 1-0 lead less than three minutes into the contest when Peyton Laughley's shot from 12 yards out bounced off the right goal post, straddled down the goal line and spun into the net.
Joshua tied the scored six minutes into the second half as the game went scoreless from that point until the shootout that was won by Aledo, 3-2.
Bearcats 1, Joshua 0
The defending state-champion Aledo Ladycats softball team and the defending state-champion Aledo Bearcats baseball team will host "Meet The Ladycats and Bearcats Night" at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 23 at the AHS softball and baseball fields.
In case of inclement weather, the event will be moved to the AHS Indoor Facility.
The players will autograph posters, and boys and girls are welcome to bring balls that can be signed.
Aledo senior post Nicholas Losos (32) fires a jumper during the Bearcats' 49-33 win over Cleburne Tuesday night at the AHS gym in the District 8-5A finale. Losos finished with a game-high eight rebounds.
Aledo guard Braxton McCoy scored 16 points and Dawson Gates and Brevin McCoy each added nine to lead the Bearcats to a convincing 49-33 victory over Cleburne Tuesday night in the District 8-5A finale at the AHS gym.
The Bearcats closed the season on a two-game winning streak and a final district mark of 6-8.
The Aledo Bearcats will conclude the 2014-15 basketball season at 6:30 p.m. today at home against Cleburne in the boys' District 8-5A finale.
Prior to tip off, Aledo seniors Braxton McCoy (above photo), Luke Bishop, Dawson Gates, Hunter Cox and Nicholas Losos will be honored on Senior Night.
State-ranked No. 7 Fort Worth Trimble Tech raced out to a 20-10 lead and never looked back as the Lady Bulldogs ran past the Aledo Ladycats, 64-47, Monday night in a girls' Class 5A, Region I bi-district playoff basketball game at Chisholm Trail High School.
With the win, Trimble Tech will advance to the area round.
With a 10-point cushion to begin the second quarter, the Lady Bulldogs (32-4) stretched their lead to 37-25 at the half.
But to begin the third quarter Aledo went on a 9-5 run - paced by six points from senior post Rhylie Makawe and a three-pointer from sophomore guard Cameron Huddleston - to cut Tech's lead to 42-34 with 4:10 remaining in the period.
Aledo sophomore guard Cameron Huddleston (33) looks to pass during a recent game. The Ladycats will face state-ranked No. 7 Trimble Tech at 7 p.m. today in a girls bi-district playoff game at Chisholm Trail High School.
The Aledo Ladycats will open the Class 5A playoffs against No. 7 Fort Worth Trimble Tech at 7 p.m. today at Chisholm Trail High School.
Tickets at the gate will be $5 for adults and $3 for students.
The Ladycats (15-17) come into the contest after falling in a third-place tiebreaker game on Friday, giving Aledo the fourth seed in the playoffs from 8-5A.