The Mexia girls basketball program has a chip on its shoulder this year.
Wortham edged out Dawson with a buzzer- beating touchdown in a 48-40 Bulldogs vs. Bulldogs rivalry showdown at Wortham on Thursday night. The thrilling comeback win sealed a second-seed slot in the playoffs for Wortham as they enter their second straight postseason run. Wortham broke the Bulldogs’ 4-1 district tie and will enter the playoffs with an 8-2 overall record.
The stars aligned for the Mexia Blackcats on the final night of the regular season and they will live to play at least one more game.
The Coolidge Lady Yellowjackets made a bit of recent history Thursday, Nov. 3, when they played in the second round of the playoffs at home against Abbott.
Two former Mexia Blackcat football players were on opposite sides of the field Saturday afternoon, Oct. 29, when University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) squared off with Texas A&M-Commerce in Commerce.