This year’s All-RRV Newcomer of the Year and freshman catcher for the Chisum High School softball team, Hannah Ford, has long term goals with the sport, which is what drove her to perform the way she did in her first varsity season.

Chisum High School senior Garrett Tongson, seated, signed with Texas A&M-Commerce to run track. He is surrounded by, from left, Chisum athletic director Darren Pevey, brother Kannon Tongson, mother Courtney Thomas, stepfather Bryan Thomas, Chisum head track coach Buster Finney, father Tr…

In his final academic career attempt at Chisum High School, senior track athlete Garrett Tongson qualified for the state meet in Austin in the 400 meter dash, a feat he still cannot fully fathom.

After dropping the first game of the bi-district series against Chisum, the Hooks Hornets came back in the next two games with a vengeance. Hooks won the next two of the series and earned a bi-district championship by defeating Chisum two of three times on its home field. Hooks won the final…

The Chisum Mustangs were in control of their bi-district series opener against Hooks from the opening pitch up until the top of the seventh inning, where the Hornets made things interesting. The visitors scored 4 runs in the top of the seventh to trim a 6-1 deficit to 6-5 and had a runner in…

he Paris Chapter of the Texas High School Basketball Officials Association recognizes players and coaches each year for their outstanding sportsmanship during the season. These coaches and players were selected due to their respect for the game and the behavior they displayed on the court.

Chisum seniorsoftball player Mallory Spear has been selected in an online public poll as the Paris Regional Medical Center Red River Valley Athlete of the Week.

The Chisum Mustangs baseball team faced Mt. Vernon in the Mustangs’ regular season home finale Tuesday night. Chisum kept it close with the current district leaders, but ultimately fell to the Tigers by a final score of 6-3.

The Chisum Lady Mustangs were deadlocked in a close battle against Chapel Hill at home Tuesday night. The Lady Red Devils were tied with Chisum 2-2 through 5 innings, and the road team was able to pull away with a 3-run sixth inning to secure a 5-2 victory.

The Prairiland Patriots baseball team welcomed district rival and current district leader Chisum to Pattonville on Tuesday night. After a home run on the third pitch of the game off the bat of senior Daylan Whitley, it seemed as if the bats would be hot on both sides. However, the game turne…

The Chisum Lady Mustangs previously lost three district games in a row heading into a showdown with the Cooper Dogettes on their home field. Knowing the importance of the game, Chisum jumped out to an early lead and held on to defeat the Dogettes by a final score of 9-4.

Last season, the Chisum Lady Mustangs took Mt. Vernon to the brink at home in a 2-1 Lady Tigers victory in 8 innings. This year, however, Mt. Vernon imposed its will from the mound and slowly padded a small lead en route to a 10-0 victory in 7 innings.

The Cooper Dogettes softball team jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in what seemed to be a defensive battle. Chisum, however, scored 6 unanswered runs — including a 5-run, small-ball outburst in the bottom of the sixth to secure a 6-1 victory in district play.

Chisum freshman softball player Hannah Ford has been selected in an online public poll as the Paris Regional Medical Center Red River Valley Athlete of the Week.

The Chisum Lady Mustangs softball team was locked in a close district battle at home against Winnsboro. With senior pitcher Paige Shelton dealing on the mound, Chisum and Winnsboro traded zeroes on the scoreboard. However, Winnsboro managed to win the game on a late run by a final score of 2-1.

Chisum High School recently hosted its annual softball tournament, which featured four Red River Valley schools in the host team Lady Mustangs, Paris, Rivercrest and Honey Grove. To the delight of the community, all four teams performed well in the tournament, which expanded from six teams t…

Playing basketball is not for everyone, and neither is coaching a sport. For two juniors at Chisum High School, both roles are being filled as the two coaches are impact lives both through their own growth and knowledge on the court and on the coaches bench.

Chisum senior basketball player Carson Ruthart has been selected in an online public poll as the Paris Regional Medical Center Red River Valley Athlete of the Week.

BOGATA — As the buzzer sounded Monday night in Chisum’s bi-district matchup with New Boston, the ball rolled around the basket as the entire gym watched in anticipation. To the dismay of Mustang fans and the delight of Lions’ faithful, the ball fell out of the cylinder giving New Boston a 58…

In the team’s final home game of the regular season, the Chisum Mustangs put on a show against the visiting Winnsboro Raiders. The teams battled it out for four quarters, but ultimately the longer and bigger Winnsboro team pulled away to secure a 70-60 win.

PATTONVILLE — For the third time in as many years, the Chisum Mustangs and Prairiland Patriots needed four extra minutes to decide who would emerge victorious between the two teams in Pattonville. In this game, it looked as if Chisum would walk away with the big win after senior guard Carson…

Chisum junior basketball player Sarah Hunt has been selected in an online public poll as the Paris Regional Medical Center Red River Valley Athlete of the Week.