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Alan HenryFAIR. Water clear 61 degrees; 5.85’ low. Black bass are great edging the last of spawning season, where fishing less than 6 feet. Vegetation and timber provide the best shelters with crankbaits, spinners, and worms. Crappie are fair with jigs in less than 8 feet following shallow s…

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Congratulations to Waxahachie High School’s Josh Harris, who qualified for UIL area competition in the triple jump. Harris came in fourth at district, posting a 43-06.50 mark in the event. Courtesy photo

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Congratulations are extended to the Life High School Waxahachie varsity girls track team for earning the District 11-4A champion title. “Overcame early obstacles and pulled it out with a season best 4x4 time when we had to have it. Proud of you girls,” read a district tweet.

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Congratulations are extended to Waxahachie High School track team members Emma Curry, Emilee Jones and Alyson Moore, who placed first, second and third, respectively, in sweeping the 3200 meters at the recent district meet.

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The Waxahachie High School Lady Indians softball team recently expressed its appreciation to Waxahachie Youth Softball for its donation to the program. “You are appreciated. Our future is bright because of you,” the team said via Twitter.

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The Waxahachie High School varsity baseball team played at home Tuesday, April 6, taking on Waco Midway.Box scores for Waxahachie High School baseball:    Tuesday, April 6   Waco Midway (11-10-1, 6-1) vs. Waxahachie (16-7, 4-3) RHEMidway9101Waxahachie 644Winning pitcher#20  Losing pitcherAnt…

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The Waxahachie High School Lady Indians softball team played at home against Midway High School on Tuesday, April 6.Box scores for Waxahachie High School softball:    Tuesday, April 6   Waxahachie (8-7, 5-3) vs. Midway  RHEMidway10141Waxahachie  374Winning pitcherBlake  Losing pitcherSam Jim…

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Alan HenryFAIR. Water clear 59 degrees; 5.56’ low. Black bass are great in spawn fishing less than 6 feet in more western cloudier waters amongst vegetation and timber with crankbaits, spinners, and worms. Crappie are fair, with jigs also coming shallower in the backs of coves and shallow sh…

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The Waxahachie High School Lady Indians varsity soccer team advanced to the regional quarterfinals Friday, April 2, against Mansfield at Midlothian Stadium, unfortunately taking the loss by a score of 2-1.

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The Waxahachie High School varsity baseball team played on the road against Lake Ridge in Mansfield on Thursday, April 1.Box scores for Waxahachie High School baseball:    Thursday, April 1   Waxahachie (16-6; 4-2) vs. Lake Ridge (13-7; 2-4) RHEWaxahachie  241Lake Ridge 023Winning pitcherTho…

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Miracle League of Ellis County is in desperate need of buddies to run the bases and hang out in dugout with its special miracle athletes. COVID-19 kept the league out of play for a year and the miracles are ecstatic to get back on the field, with a league-breaking record of 58 already having…

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The Waxahachie High School Lady Indians shot 388 the first day and improved 15 shots on day two for a 373 at the District 11-6A golf Tournament held at The Links Course at Squaw Valley in Glen Rose.

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The Waxahachie Indians varsity baseball team played on the road at DeSoto High School on Tuesday, March 30, taking the win by a score of 13-0.Box scores for Waxahachie High School baseball:    Tuesday, March 30  Waxahachie (15-6; 3-2) vs. DeSoto (4-14; 0-5) RHEWaxahachie  13121DeSoto011Winni…

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The Lady Indians played on the road at DeSoto High School on Tuesday, March 30, taking the win with a score of 15-1.Box score for Waxahachie High School softball:    Tuesday, March 30  Waxahachie vs. DeSoto   RHEWaxahachie  15161DeSoto119Winning pitcherKylee Raney  Losing pitcherThomas  Waxa…

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Waxahachie High School recently announced the District 11-6A nominations for members of its varsity boys basketball team, with the Runnin’ Indians’ booster club, @FastBreakClub1, tweeting, “Congrats to our NDNS District 11-6A Nominations. #JobwelldoneNDNS #Thx4TheSZN.”

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The Waxahachie High School Lady Indians varsity soccer team took the area championship title in a matchup Tuesday evening against Mesquite Horn at Mesquite Memorial Stadium. Waxahachie won, 1-0.

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Alan HenryFAIR. Water clear 58 degrees; 5.39’ low. Black bass are great, slowing into spawn fishing on the edge of vegetation and timber with crankbaits, spinners, and worms. Crappie are fair with jigs working the deeper man-made structures around 8-12 feet. Catfish are fair on live bait, cu…

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Here's this week's edition of DownHome Sports hosted by Tater Beard and Seth Sims, featuring more than an hour of interviews and video highlights from across Ellis County. See timeline below:

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The Waxahachie High School Cherokee Charmers competed in the ADTS Nationals competition this past weekend, bringing home numerous awards and recognitions, including national titles in team pom and officer hip-hop.

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Here's this week's Waxahachie ISD's sports schedule. Also announced is the following playoff information: • Lady Indians varsity soccer plays Mesquite Horn at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 30, at Mesquite Memorial Stadium (area playoff) • Indians varsity soccer plays Rockwall-Heath at 7 p.m. Tuesday…

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The Waxahachie High School varsity baseball team played Waco High on Friday, March 26, and was at home Saturday, March 27, against Red Oak High School. A special ceremony before Saturday's game saw Waxahachie ISD retiree Phil Turner thrown out the first pitch.See box scores below. Photos are…

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The Waxahachie High School baseball program hosted a Meet the Indians Baseball Camp on Saturday, March 27, after the varsity game at Richards Park. The camp was free and offered at no charge to campers/youth in grades first through seventh, who were able to learn skills and drills with the h…

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Congratulations to the Waxahachie High School Lady Indians varsity soccer team on their bi-district championship! The team earned the victory with a 5-1 win over Bryan at Midway Stadium in Waco. Scoring:First period – Waxahachie 1, Bryan 0 with 28:03 leftFirst period – Waxahachie 2, Bryan 0 …

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Congratulations to Waxahachie varsity boys soccer team on its bi-district championship. The team won with a 1-0 score against Belton in a game played at Midway High School in Waco on Thursday, March 25. WHS' goal came in the game's first period, with the Indians holding Belton scoreless.

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Congratulations to Waxahachie High School track competitor Sebastian Calderon for his accomplishments. WHS head boys track coach Justin Lozano shared via Twitter that Calderon broke two school records during Thursday’s track meet at Mesquite ISD: the 1,600 meter (1-mile) with a time of 4:27.…

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Congratulations to Waxahachie High School student-athlete Mary “Bambi” Henderson on breaking the school record in the 300m hurdles at the Big Green meet with a time of 47.87.

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Alan HenryFAIR. Water clear 57 degrees; 5.27’ low. Black bass are great with sunny days and warmer water of vegetation and timber with crankbaits, spinners, and worms. Crappie are fair with jigs in timber and man-made structures. Catfish are fair on live bait, cut bait, and stinkbait.Amistad…

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Congratulations to Faith Family Academy’s varsity boys soccer team, which was named Region 2 District 9-4A District Champion.

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Southwestern Assemblies of God University men’s basketball earned a spot in the semifinals of the NAIA National Tournament that included a field of Lewis-Clark State, Shawnee State, and Saint Francis. The Lions matched up against Lewis-Clark State in the second game of the night, and tension…

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Congratulations to Waxahachie High School varsity boys soccer coach Seth Riley who celebrated his 100th win as a head coach earlier tonight in a home game.Riley started his Waxahachie coaching career in 2004 and took over the boys program in 2015.In 2016, he led the Indians to their first pl…

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Each week, Downhome Sports hosts Tater Beard and Seth Sims present a roundup of interviews and video highlights from across Ellis County. See the listing below for specifics.