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Preparing new home for AdvoCats Clothes Closet

July 14, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

From left, Jenna White, Lacey Wert and Jake Rose are painting a room at 203 East Oak Street in Aledo to prepare the property to be the new site for the Aledo AdvoCats Clothes Closet.

Working hard at Performance Course

July 14, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

Gunter Jarvis pushes a sled during a drill Tuesday morning at the Aledo High School indoor facility during a Performance Course session. The late-morning session is conducted for boys in middle school grades. Girls and boys at the middle and high school levels will continue Performance Course at AHS this week, and the summer workout program will end at the end of the month.

Future Lady Eagle

July 1, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

Belle Huffman focuses in on the basket during a shooting drill at the Lady Eagles Basketball Camp at Trinity Christian Academy. The four-day camp runs through Thursday.

Bearcats catcher Connor Duer earns THSBCA all-state honors

June 24, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

Aledo senior catcher Connor Duer, shown at the Class 5A state semifinal game, was selected to the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association all-state baseball team.

Duer was selected to the Class 5A all-state third team.

He will play baseball next year at Murray State University.

TCA Eagles football camp

June 23, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

Colton Bevering catches a pass during an unique pass-catching drill Tuesday morning during the Trinity Christian Academy Eagles Football Camp. The camp is under the direction of Joe Hamstra, the new athletic director and head football coach at TCA.

AUMC Vacation Bible School

June 22, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

Kierstin Lytle sprints down the stretch with encouragement from a counselor during a team building drill Monday morning at Aledo United Methodist Church during its annual Vacation Bible School. VBS concludes Friday.

Making a little racquet

June 19, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

Sullivan Hoffman follows through on a backhand return during the Aledo High School tennis camp. The camp ran for two weeks and concludes today.

Top instruction

June 18, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

Aledo Ladycats assistant coach Staci Henyon instructs Elizabeth Allanach during a free throw drill at the Ladycats Basketball Camp at the AHS gym. Today was the final day of camp.

Future Ladycats impress at Ladycats basketball camp

June 17, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

Tori Schairbaum attempts to dribble around defender Avery Weckel during a team drill Wednesday morning at the Ladycats Basketball Camp at the Aledo High School gym. The camp runs through Thursday.

Georgetown ends Bearcats season with 8-2 win in state semifinals

June 11, 2015 by Tony Eierdam

The magic ride has come to an end.

Paced by nine hits and taking advantage of four Aledo errors, the Georgetown Eagles defeated the Bearcats, 8-2, Thursday night in a Class 5A state semifinal baseball game at Dell Diamond in Round Rock.

Goergetown will advance to the Class 5A state championship game and face Prosper Friday night.

The regional-champion Bearcats end the season with an overall mark of 24-14.

Blake Anderson was the winnnig pitcher for Georgetown. He allowed two runs on five hits with no walks and a strikeout in seven innings.

Isaac Hale took the loss for the Bearcats. He allowed six runs, but just two earned runs, on seven hits with three walks and five strikeouts in 4-1/3 innings.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, August 27

  • AHS at Volleypalooza Varsity Tournament, TBA

  • AHS JV VS Joshua at Aledo; 4 p.m.

  • TCA Varsity at Lucas; 7 p.m.

Friday, August 28

  • TCA Varsity at LCCS Tournament; TBA

  • AHS Varsity VS Liberty Christian at Aledo; 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity VS Cedar Park Timberwolves at McLane Stadium, Waco TX, 7:30 p.m.

  • TCA Varsity at Granbury Cornerstone Christian Academy; 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 29

Tuesday, September 1

  • AHS VS Denton Guyer at AHS

    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.

    JV, 5:30 p.m.

    9th A, 5:30 p.m.

    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity VS Burleson Centennial at AHS; 4 p.m.

  • TCA Varsity at Chisholm Trail, 6 p.m.

Thursday, September 3

  • AHS at Gingerbread Jamboree at Denton; 8:30 a.m.

  • AHS JV at Burleson Centennial; 4 p.m.

  • TCA Varsity at Wylie Prep, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 4

  • AHS VS Colleyville Heritage at AHS

    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.

    JV, 5:30 p.m.

    9th A, 5:30 p.m.

    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

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