The young Wortham volleyball team showed it is capable of winning close games in a four-set victory at Mart on Tuesday.
The Mexia and Madisonville volleyball teams went toe-to-toe for four sets, with each winning two to set up a fifth and deciding game.
The Mexia girls’ cross country team finished second, just three points out of first place, in the junior varsity race at the Ennis Lions Den Invitational on Saturday.
With five consecutive district championships under their belt, the Wortham volleyball team began the quest for six in a row with a five-set victory at home against Axtell on Friday afternoon.
The Coolidge football team was edged by Oakwood, 38-36, on Friday night. But the setback was a costly one for the Yellowjackets.