Jackets open district play with 11-0 win over Waco
The Cleburne Yellow Jackets opened District 8-4A play with an 11-0 win in five innings over the Waco High Lions on Tuesday night at Veteran’s Park in Waco.
Lady Jackets fall to Burleson, 10-0, in second straight loss
The Cleburne Lady Jackets fell to 3-2 in District 8-4A with a 10-0 loss in five innings to Burleson on Tuesday afternoon.
JCBC brings home 3rd consecutive Jr Olympic Championship
For the third year in a row, the Johnson County Boxing Club brought home the Junior Olympic Championship at Golden Gloves in Fort Worth.
Lady Owls give Lady Jackets first district loss in 6-2 game
The Cleburne Lady Jackets dropped their first game in District 8-4A play on Monday afternoon in a 6-2 loss to Joshua.
Five county lifters qualify for 4A state powerlifting meet
At the Class 4A Region II powerlifting meet on Saturday, Johnson County had five athletes qualify for the state meet. Cleburne’s Hosbaldo Ruiz, Burleson’s Dawson Carusso and Gerald Hatch and Burleson Centennial’s Austin Blalock and Colton Hostetler all qualified for the state meet.
Ruiz, who lifted in the 220 weight class, placed second and qualified for the state powerlifting meet.
Cleburne takes 10 first-place finishes in Granbury
The Cleburne Yellow Jacket varsity track and field team had 10 first-place finishes at the Johnny Perkins Pirate Relays in Granbury on Thursday.
Godley, Whitney lead 10-2A all-district teams
The Godley Wildcats and Whitney Wildcats — the top two teams in District 10-2A — received the most representation for all-district voting.
Jackets place 5 on all-district teams
The District 8-4A champion Everman Bulldogs led the way in all-district voting with seven total players selected, including three superlative awards.
The selections in District 8-4A were competitive and deep as the district was one of the top in Class 4A this season, evidenced by Everman, Crowley and Waco all advancing to the regional quarterfinals.
Jackets head to Western Hills for final tournament
The Cleburne Yellow Jackets are scheduled to compete in the Fort Worth Western Hills Tournament beginning today.
A quick glance at how special the Lady Jackets' run was
The Cleburne Lady Jacket basketball team had a memorable season as they captured the District 8-4A title and knocked off No. 2 Aledo in the playoffs before falling to No. 4 Canyon in the Class 4A regional semifinals.
Based on those facts alone, one could tell how much success the Lady Jackets achieved this year.
But further evidence of how special the 2013-14 season was for Cleburne culminated Saturday at the UIL girls state championship games at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin.
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