The Paris Junior College Dragons hosted Richland College in a non-conference matchup at the Hunt Center. The top-ranked Thunderducks were able to use solid defense and steady offense to keep the Dragons at bay en route to a 78-50 victory.

Paris Junior College sophomore guard Tarik McKelphin, center, signed his letter of intent to play basketball for the University of West Florida, a Division II school located in Pensacola, Florida. Pictured with McKelphin are PJC assistant basketball coach Maurice Heade, right, and PJC head b…

The Paris Junior College Dragons basketball team held a 1-point lead after a late field goal went through the net off the hands of sophomore guard Jalon Pipkins with under 10 seconds left in regulation. However, the home team in Kilgore got a game-winning bucket late to secure a 58-57 win ov…

The Paris Junior College men’s basketball team saw its postseason hopes fade away despite a hard-fought effort at home against Navarro College. The visitors walked away from the Hunt Center with a 70-60 win.

The Paris Junior College Dragons basketball team, which is fighting to stay in the playoff mix, scored a huge road win at a ranked conference foe. The Dragons walked away from No. 25-ranked Tyler Junior College with a 98-93 win, avenging a double-digit home loss earlier in the season.

In a conference road game played on Wednesday night, the Paris Junior College Dragons basketball team entered Panola College with confidence and momentum from a brilliant 81-69 home win over Bossier-Parish.

Things looked bleak for the Paris Junior College Dragons basketball team as it trailed by as many as 18 points to visiting Bossier-Parish. However, despite trailing 36-18 with just over 6 minutes to go in the first half, the Dragons clamped down defensively and turned up the execution on off…

Arlington’s own MLB team, the Texas Rangers, presented the Paris Optimist Club with a $9,760 grant at about 4:15 p.m. Wednesday at Paris Junior College’s Hunt Center.

In another conference tilt Wednesday night, the Paris Junior College men’s basketball team welcomed the Tyler Junior College Apaches to the Hunt Center. Despite solid play in the first half, where PJC only trailed 33-31 after a buzzer-beating 3-pointer from Markell Jackson, the Apaches playe…

The Paris Junior College Lady Dragons basketball team welcomed No. 13-ranked Angelina College to the Hunt Center, looking for its second conference win on the season. However, Angelina was able to assert its will down low despite energetic play from the Lady Dragons en route to a 73-57 win.

The Paris Junior College Dragons basketball team trailed visiting Panola College for most of Wednesday night’s conference game, as Panola opened each half on runs of 8-0 and 13-0, respectively. However, the Dragons rallied to take a late lead and had a chance to win it at the end of regulati…

The Paris Junior College Lady Dragons basketball team started out neck-and-neck with the visiting Jacksonville College Lady Cougars, but closed the second quarter on a 15-2 run, which broke a 17-all tie. Despite leading by as many as 20 points, Jacksonville was able to cut it to a 2-point ga…

In an attempt to win its second consecutive conference game coming off a 67-66 win at Jacksonville College, the Paris Junior College Dragons basketball team came into Lamar State Port-Arthur determined.

DALLAS — On Dec. 10 against the Mavericks, Jonathon Simmons didn’t exactly resemble someone still working his way back to 100 percent after offseason wrist surgery.

Paris Junior College sophomore Lexy Garza, center, of Harlingen has signed to continue playing soccer at Southwestern Assemblies of God University in Waxahachie. The school is part of the Sooner Athletic Conference in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, as well as the Nati…

Raymond Kennedy, left, and Emiliano Leal, both freshmen on the Paris Junior College men’s soccer team, were recently named to the 2018-2018 Division I National Junior College Athletic Association All-Region XIV team.

The Paris Junior College Dragons basketball team needed a bounce back effort after three consecutive losses to open conference play, and the team got just that as it soundly defeated Louisiana Christian Prep Academy by a final score of 112-64 at the Hunt Center. The win was a good one for th…

The Paris Junior College men’s basketball team led nearly the entire game against Blinn, but fell to the Buccaneers in the end by a final score of 71-62.

Playing its third game of the season at the Hunt Center, the Paris Junior College men’s basketball team lost for the first time on the young season to Grayson College by a final score of 92-88 as missed layups early and a lack of execution, according to their coach, doomed the Dragons.

In the much-anticipated home opener for the Paris Junior College basketball team, the Dragons gave the fans what they paid for as the team rolled to a big, 101-66 win over Creating Young Minds Academy at the Hunt Center.

Following a 6-1 loss to Laredo College, the Paris Junior College mens soccer team defeated Coastal Bend College, 3-2 in overtime to pull within one game of a .500 record at 6-7.

Both Paris Junior College men’s and women’s soccer teams played tough against Northeast Texas Community College, but both PJC teams fell in their respective matches Saturday.

We’ve seen many athletes from all walks of life, shapes and sizes put up great performances over the years. One athlete in particular, Tyler Sampson, has defied the odds and earned a baseball scholarship with the Paris Junior College Dragons baseball team. Sampson, 17, recently committed to …

A total of 26 Paris Junior College student athletes from five teams received National Junior College Athletic Association academic honors. The baseball team was second in the nation with a GPA of 3.61 with 17 players receiving Academic All-American honors.

Both PJC sophomores Jordan Embry and Jared Embry, center, sign with the University of Arkansas-Monticello to play basketball. Pictured with the Embry twins are PJC basketball coaches Devon Crabtree, far left, and Bobby Taylor, far right.

The Paris Junior College men’s basketball team saw their season end earlier than expected in an opening round loss in their conference tournament to Angelina College, 73-68.