The Kaufman Lions Club hosted a shortened four-week youth baseball season this year due to the COVID-19 virus. One player and one coach tested positive for the virus during the season, but players and coaches said they still had a good time being outside. This is the 73rd year the Lions have…
Ethan Thurston, a senior at Kaufman High School, signed a letter of intent to join the fishing team at East Texas Baptist University. Thurston is a four-year member of the KHS bass fishing team and was the team’s Angler of the Year in 2018. He is the son of Jason and Alicia Thurston. Ethan w…
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Scurry-Rosser High School baseball senior profile: Wyatt Vick
Family: Parents Bryan and Evette Vitovsky and siblings Aubrey, Ashlyn, and Braydon.
Family: Parents Chris and Stephanie Ewing, brother Garrett.
The Kaufman High School Track and Field team is among the spring sports postponed for now in Texas high schools. Athletes participated at the meet in Wills Point on March 12, not knowing if they will have any more meets in 2020 or not.
It was a loss that left the Kaufman boys basketball team drained, physically and emotionally.
The Kaufman girls track team grabbed second place Friday at the Graham Knowles Relays at Pine Tree High School.
Kaufman High School boys basketball is venturing into welcome but uncharted territory under head coach Matt McLaughlin.
The fourth open tournament in the Central Division of the Texas High School Bass Association found most of the Kaufman team scrambling for a good pattern on Lake Ray Hubbard on Feb. 22.
Scurry-Rosser girls basketball entered the playoffs facing an all too familiar opponent in Maypearl High School. The Wildcats were able to oust Maypearl, 49-44, in last postseason’s Bi-District round, reaching the Area Round before losing to Buffalo High School, 52-33.
The Kaufman boys basketball team won against Ennis on Monday night, moving the Lions into UIL Area competition.
Kaufman High School baseball alumni took on the Lions in a fundraising game and homerun derby on Saturday, Feb. 15. The alumni defeated the freshman-JV team 10-1.
The Scurry-Rosser boys basketball team had a sweet Valentine’s day, winning in double overtime to finish their home season.
Scurry-Rosser boys basketball stormed to a big win against Kemp last week, scoring a 74-26 victory.
The Kaufman Tennis Team participated in the Waxahachie Tennis Tournament on Jan. 30 and the Rockwall Frozen Ball Tournament on Jan. 31. Many members of the junior varsity and varsity squads returned home with some well-deserved hardware in hand.
Adisyn Abanilla is the winner of this year’s most valuable player in volleyball awarded earlier this month at the fall Kaufman High School awards banquet. She also won several other awards, including volleyball most valuable player and Academic All-State honors.
Christian Rivera and Ellie Galan are the most valuable players for this fall’s 2019 cross-country team for Kaufman High School. The duo received their awards earlier this month at the fall sports awards ceremony.
The annual Polar Bear Tournament was this past weekend in Sunnyvale. Twnety-four student athletes from Kaufman High School and Junior High participated in the tournament. In the 18U boys singles division, Kaufman's Cristian Gutierrez finished second behind Forney's Cody Bui. Eli Frosch place…
With Christmas break completed, local basketball teams are hitting the floor hard to try to move into post-season play in February.
District 18-3A coaches have voted and the 2019 All-District Volleyball team and awards are official.
The votes for the 2019 District 9-4A All District Football Awards are in, and local sports fans may recognize some of the names. District leader Crandall led the way with three players and one coach being recognized.
After a string of tough losses last week, the Scurry-Rosser Wildcats pulled out a key win against Grand Saline at the Wills Point tournament, and they’re now even going into the final games of 2019.
It was a tale of two very different halves last Thursday night at Crandall High School. Kaufman controlled the ball for the majority of the first half but could not capitalize and had only one shot on goal that went wide to the left. Despite being on their heels defensively, Crandall scored …
The Kaufman tennis program experienced many highs this season on their way to being crowned Area Champs in October. The continued success of the tennis program has a lot to do with the coaches Kaufman has on its staff, and for the second time in four years, coach Michael Lott was named Coach…
With defeats of Milford, Covington and Dallas A Plus, the Scurry-Rosser Wildcats cruised to a tournament championship Saturday in Avalon.
When the Crandall Pirates took the field in Tyler Rose stadium on Friday afternoon to compete against the Carthage Bulldogs, it was the first time the team had advanced to the third round of the playoffs since well before any of the players had been alive.
The Kaufman High School varsity basketball squads have enjoyed a strong start to the season, stringing together multiple wins as they begin pre-district pay.
The Scurry-Rosser Wildcat volleyball team wrapped up its season with a bi-district title in hand and a 32-7 overall record.
Just one week removed from capping off their district championship season with a 52-28 win over Athens, the Crandall Pirates returned to Bruce Field as the number one seed in 4A District 9 to take on the fourth seed of District 10, the Kilgore Bulldogs. Although Kilgore finished the night wi…
The Kaufman High School boys cross country team and two individual girls from the girls team competed at the state meet on Saturday. This appearance marked the 12th consecutive time runners from the Kaufman teams have advanced to state.
The Crandall Pirates finished their regular season with an undefeated district record after putting away Athens 52-28 last Friday.
Seniors Cooper Garrison and Ethan Thurston weighed in three fish that weighed 10.36 pounds for 11th place in the second Texas High School Bass Association Central Division Open on Oct. 19. Jaxen Perrin and Brianna Glasgow also competed at the event, finishing 21st with three bass that weighe…
The Scurry-Rosser volleyball team has wrapped up its district season as the district champions. The team is currently 32-5 and put together an undefeated 14-0 district record without losing a single set. Following their district win, the Wildcats faced RioVista for the bi-district championsh…
The Kaufman Lions put a satisfying grace note on a challenging season with a comeback win over the Sulphur Springs Wildcats on Senior Night in the final home game of the season.
The Kaufman High School cross country teams competed in the Region II 5A Championship meet on Monday and, following some strong performances, many of them are state bound.