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Ladycats sweep scrappy Rider; advance to regional quarterfinals

November 7, 2014 by Tony Eierdam

Aledo senior hitter Madison Lopez elevates and sends down a kill Thursday night during the Ladycats 25-15, 25-20, 25-22 victory over Wichita Falls Rider in an area playoff at Jacksboro.Aledo senior hitter Madison Lopez elevates and sends down a kill Thursday night during the Ladycats 25-15, 25-20, 25-22 victory over Wichita Falls Rider in an area playoff at Jacksboro.

In 11 of their past 15 matches before the second round of the playoffs, including the bi-district playoffs, the Aledo Ladycats have swept their opponents in overpowering fashion while advancing to the area playoffs.

On Thursday in an area playoff match at Jacksboro, the Ladycats once again won in a sweep, but it was much different than the previous 11.

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November 7, 2014 by Production

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Ladycats continue playoffs today against Rider at Jacksboro

November 6, 2014 by Tony Eierdam

The Aledo Ladycats will continue Class 5A, Region I playoff volleyball action today against Wichita Falls Rider in the area round.
The first serve will be at 7 p.m. at Jacksboro High School.
The Ladycats, District 8-5A champions, reached the second round after sweeping Fort Worth Trimble Tech in the bi-district playoffs.
Rider, the runner-up in District 5-5A, defeated Birdville in the opening round.
The winner of today's match will face the winner of the Lake Dallas/Centennial contest in the regional quarterfinals.

Ladycats cruise to bi-district win over Trimble Tech

November 3, 2014 by Tony Eierdam

Aledo served a season-high 20 aces as the Ladycats cruised past the over-matched Trimble Tech Lady Bulldogs, 25-3, 25-8, 25-4 Monday night in a Class 5A bi-district playoff volleyball match at Brewer High School.
The Ladycats will advance to the area round and will face Wichita Falls Rider on Thursday at Jacksboro High School. The first serve will be at 7 p.m.
Aledo senior Madison Lopez fired a season-high 10 aces, including four in a row in game three, where in a stretch of six rallies she recorded five aces.
Senior libero Tyler Lucas added five aces, sophomore setter Erin Weiss and senior defensive specialist Madison Ginn each finished with two, and Maddie Goings recorded one.

No. 2 Ladycats open playoffs today

November 3, 2014 by Tony Eierdam

The Class 5A state-ranked No. 2 and undefeated District 8-5A champion Aledo Ladycats open the 2014 playoffs today against Fort Worth Trimble Tech, the fourth-place team from District 7-5A.

The first serve in the bi-district match will be at 7 p.m. today at Brewer High School.

The winner of the match will play the winner of the Wichita Falls Rider/Birdville match in the area round.

Check this site or The Community News Facebook page tonight for results.
Shown above is Ladycats senior libero Tyler Lucas handling a return during a recent match.

No. 1 Bearcats clinch 8-5A championship with 59-0 win over Granbury

October 31, 2014 by Tony Eierdam

Aledo senior Ryan Newsome directs his blockers en route to a 50-yard touchdown on a punt return Friday night during the No. 1 Bearcats 59-0 victory over Granbury at Bearcat Stadium that clinches the District 8-5A title for AHS.Aledo senior Ryan Newsome directs his blockers en route to a 50-yard touchdown on a punt return Friday night during the No. 1 Bearcats 59-0 victory over Granbury at Bearcat Stadium that clinches the District 8-5A title for AHS.

Scoring on the ground, through the air and twice on special teams, the state-ranked Class 5A No. 1 Aledo Bearcats cruised past the Granbury Pirates, 59-0, Friday night in a District 8-5A match up on Senior Night at Bearcat Stadium.

The Bearcats’ win, combined with Centennial’s victory over Cleburne, clinches the 8-5A championship for Aledo (8-1, 6-0) with one game left to play.

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October 30, 2014 by Randy Keck

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Undefeated champs; Ladycats sweep Centennial to go 14-0 in District 8-5A

October 28, 2014 by Tony Eierdam

The state-ranked No. 2 Aledo Ladycats now have their eye on the Class 5A playoffs after sweeping Burleson Centennial, 25-18, 25-16, 25-12 Tuesday night at the AHS gym in the District 8-5A finale.

The win gives the Ladycats a 14-0 record in district play, while Centennial finishes at 8-6.

The Ladycats will face Fort Worth Trimble Tech - the fourth-place team from District 7-5A - in the bi-district playoffs, which will be at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 3, at Brewer High School.

District-champion Aledo Ladycats conclude 8-5A play today at home on Senior Night

October 28, 2014 by Tony Eierdam

The Aledo Ladycats, ranked No. 2 in Class 5A and the 2014 District 8-5A champions, will conclude district play at 6:30 p.m. today against Burleson Centennial on Senior Night at the AHS gym.

The Ladycats will try to sweep district play as they come into the match with a 13-0 league mark. Centennial, in a tie for third place with Burleson, stands at 8-5.

The Ladycats will honor senior players before the match. Shown above during a recent match are seniors Madison Lopez (15), Madison Ginn (1) and Hannah Berkovsky (14).

Bearcats bury Burleson, 73-7

October 24, 2014 by Tony Eierdam

Aledo senior running back Jess Anders rushed for 149 yards on 16 carries and scored a pair of touchdowns and senior quarterback Luke Bishop connected on 11 of 15 passes for 238 yards and threw for three TDs to lead the state-ranked No. 1 Bearcats to a 73-7 blowout victory over the Burleson Elks Friday night in a District 8-5A contest at Burleson ISD Stadium.

The win raises the Bearcats’ overall record to 7-1 and 5-0 in district play, while Burleson drops to 3-2 in league action.

“We keep getting better every week and we showed great improvement tonight,” Bearcats head coach Steve Wood said. “Our defense got after them, and it is our eighth game of the year and that unit is starting to figure things out and gain more confidence. They are playing hard.

Sports Calendar

Monday, March 30

  • Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, rescheduled from March 31 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Burleson, 6:00 pm.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Burleson at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm.
    Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, 7:00 pm., Rescheduled from March 31 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday.
    *District Games

Tuesday, March 31

  • Aledo JV at Brock, 4:00 pm.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game

Thursday, April 2

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Cleburne

  • Aledo Ladycats at Joshua, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Hughes at Burleson High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, April 3

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Granbury at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Granbury, 5:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, April 6

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Cleburne, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Cleburne at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game

Tuesday, April 7

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at District 8-5A Golf Tournament at Squaw Valley Golf Course, Glen Rose.

  • Aledo Middle School at District, Hall

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Burleson Centennial at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Cleburne, 7:00 pm. *District Game

Thursday, April 9

  • Aledo Varsity at District Tournament at TCU, all day

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