TEXARKANA — The Paris Lady Wildcats moved to 3-0 in district play with a four-set win over Liberty-Eylau on the road Friday afternoon. Paris won by a final score of 22-25, 25-20, 25-18 and 25-19.

The Paris Wildcats football team had to look itself in the mirror after a tough 54-46 loss at Melissa, the second defeat of the season for Paris. Wildcats head football coach Steven Hohenberger challenged his team to play its best game of the year coming into its second district contest of t…

MELISSA — Both the state-ranked Melissa Cardinals and the No. 5-ranked Paris Wildcats entered this matchup with lofty expectations and elite teams. In the end, the Melissa Cardinals won a surprisingly high-scoring affair at Cardinal Field by a final score of 54-46.

MOUNT PLEASANT — Coming off two impressive wins after a seasoning-opening loss at Pleasant Grove, the No. 5-ranked Paris Wildcats found themselves in a battle with a rising Mount Pleasant squad on its homecoming night, but eventually pulled away for a 30-8 win.

The Red River Valley football season rolls on as Week 4 of high school football continues with more matchups at 7:30 p.m. tonight and district play looming.

The Wildcat boys played in the Oak Hollow BBQ Invitational hosted by McKinney North on Wednesday. The boys placed 1st with a team score of 303, and sophomore Mason Napier was 1st individual with an even par 70. Tate Lewis was tied for 3rd with 77.

The No. 5-ranked Paris Wildcats football team has responded in a big way after dropping a close season opener at Pleasant Grove. Since the first game of the season, Paris (2-1) scored dominant wins at home over Class 5A Terrell on homecoming night and recently defeated state-ranked Gilmer of…

The Paris Lady Wildcats swept Denison at home, while the Detroit Lady Eagles recorded a sweep at home over district foe Maud. The Chisum Lady Mustangs were also in action, falling at Farmersville in straight sets.

GILMER — Wildcats junior defensive back Bubba Gray opened the top-5 showdown between Paris and Gilmer with a bang as his 30-yard pick-six on the game’s first play put the Wildcats ahead 7-0 on Gilmer’s homecoming night, which ultimately resulted in an impressive 37-20 victory for the Wildcats.

Here are the Red River Valley Leaders through Week 2. RRV Leaders will run each week. Stats are compiled from coaches’ reports and by writers covering games. Submit statistics to sports@theparisnews.com.

The Wildcats travel to Gilmer on Friday for a blockbuster rematch as both teams are ranked No. 5 in the state in Class 4A — Paris in Division I and Gilmer in Division II. 

The No. 22-ranked Paris Lady Wildcats volleyball team rolled past Quitman at home in straight sets 25-14, 25-18 and 25-12.

The No. 7-ranked Paris Wildcats suffered a close loss at top-ranked Pleasant Grove to open the promising 2019 season. Paris took it personally as the coaching staff challenged themselves and the players to rise above it and have a short-term memory.

Here are the Red River Valley Leaders through Week 1. RRV Leaders will run each week. Stats are compiled from coaches’ reports and by writers covering games. Submit statistics to sports@theparisnews.com.

The Paris Lady Wildcats volleyball team continued its winning way, defeating Class 5A Sherman in four sets by a final score of 25-21, 25-19, 23-25 and 25-12.

TEXARKANA —The No. 7-ranked Paris Wildcats of Class 4A, Division I opened up its season here against the No. 1-ranked Pleasant Grove Hawks of Class 4A, Division II. The heavyweight clash at Hawk Stadium lived up to its billing as the two state contenders battled it out down to the wire.

This year’s local football magazine comes just in time before opening-day kickoff with several games slated for Friday night. It features new layout and design, in depth coverage and analysis of our 10 local football teams and several other features.

Coming off a second-place run in the Forney Tournament, the Paris Lady Wildcats volleyball team faced another big school. In a clash of the Lady Wildcats teams, Paris welcomed Class 5A Sulphur Springs to town in a best-of-five match.

The No. 7-ranked Paris Wildcats football team was dominant from the start in its scrimmage against the visiting Class 5A Denison Yellowjackets. Paris and Denison played a live first half scrimmage, which the Wildcats won comfortably by a final score of 21-7.

Sophomore setter Lilly Lewis (11) tips the ball over the net in a previous home match. The Paris Lady Wildcats volleyball team was impressive in its pool play schedule in the Forney Tournament on Thursday. Paris swept Class 5A Seguin by a final score of 25-15 and 25-18, then defeated Class 6…

The Rivercrest Lady Rebels volleyball team travelled to Queen City on Tuesday to face the Lady Bulldogs. The match was close and competitive throughout, but the Lady Rebels ultimately fell in straight sets by a final score of 24-26, 19-25 and 21-25.

On first-year head coach Ashley Green’s birthday Tuesday night, her team rewarded her with a dominant win.

Coming off a close loss to Prairiland at home, the Paris Lady Wildcats volleyball team rebounded nicely. The Lady ’Cats defeated Class 5A Texas High in straight sets by a final score of 28-26, 25-19 and 25-14.

The No. 3-ranked Prairiland Lady Patriots volleyball team of Class 3A traveled to Paris High School to play against the Class 4A Lady Wildcats. Paris, who has only lost twice this season, faced a strong test against the Lady Patriots, who had not dropped a set the entire season coming into t…

The Paris High School varsity football team breaks out of its huddle preceding warm ups before the annual Blue and White scrimmage. The Wildcats return several key starters on each side of the ball from last year’s district runner up and third-round qualifying team.

The Paris Wildcat Athletic Booster Club hosted its annual athletic banquet Thursday at Love Civic Center. The top overall awards, the Ladycat of the Year and Wildcat of the Year, were presented.