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April 29, 2017

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Wildcats eye fourth straight RRAC Championship

The Wiley College men’s track and field team looks to continue its dynasty when it competes for a fourth consecutive Red River Athletic Conference Track and Field Championship Friday and Saturday at Tatum High School’s Eagles Stadium. The Wildcats dominated the conference during the regular season. Out of 19 events, Wiley College leads in nine

Shearman wins NAIA Track Athlete of the Week

After running the fastest 400-meter dash time in the NAIA, Kimorie Shearman gets the national spotlight as the NAIA Track Athlete of the Week Wednesday. Shearman ran 46.49 in the East Texas Invitational Saturday hosted by Texas A&M University-Commerce. His time beat 17 athletes from NCAA, NAIA and NJCAA schools and reclaimed the Wiley College

Claude Mathis named Athletic Director/Head Football Coach

MARSHALL, Texas – Marshall ISD’s Board of Trustees has approved the recommendation of Superintendent Dr. Jerry Gibson to hire Claude Mathis as the district’s new Athletic Director and Head Football Coach. The unanimous vote took place during a Special Called Meeting Thursday afternoon. A press conference to officially introduce Mathis took place following the board

MJHS boys track wins Lindale meet

MARSHALL, Texas – The Marshall Junior High School 8th grade boys track team brought home first place at the Lindale Junior High Relays Tuesday night in Lindale, setting four meet records in the process. The 7th grade boys finished in second place. In the 8th grade division, Marshall’s James Thomas set a meet record in

Edgar wins 800-meter run at Bobby Lane Invitational

ARLINGTON, Texas – Wiley College men’s track and field athlete Marbeq Edgar continued where he left off in the 800-meter run as he topped the field full of NCAA Division I athletes at the University of Texas-Arlington Bobby Lane Invitational. Edgar finished the race in 1:51.77 to secure a bid to repeat his NAIA Championship.

Three Lady Wildcats set personal bests at Bobby Lane Invitational

ARLINGTON, Texas – Three Wiley College women’s track and field athletes raised the bar on their times as they set personal bests at University of Texas-Arlington’s Bobby Lane Invitational Saturday. Renae Dennie and Taishia Pryce broke their previous personal records and ran the fastest times in Lady Wildcat history since 2008 in the 100-meter and

Jimelliah Price gives the Lady Wildcats a dominating presence in the post

Wiley College basketball player, Jimelliah Price is truly excited and optimistic as she is currently playing her last collegiate season of basketball for Wiley College. Price is a graduating senior expected to graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary studies this coming May.  Price is 6’2   and plays the post position. She expresses how grateful

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