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FORNEY, Texas (Forney Independent School District) — On Monday night, Forney ISD approved the hiring of Jeff Fleener as the new head athletic coordinator and football coach for Forney High School. Fleener joins the Forney Family with an impressive and successful 19 year coaching history.
FORNEY, Texas — North Forney knew they had their hands full heading into Friday afternoon’s showdown with the Aledo Bearcats at Globe Life Park. Not only has Aledo tallied more state championships than any other high school in the state of Texas but, they were also the defending state champions.
FORNEY, Texas — Eight North Forney High School athletes made prior verbal commitments and handshakes official by signing their respective national letters of intent on National Signing Day, Wednesday, December 16, 2020.
ARLINGTON, Texas — Kaufman county native Clayton Hass concluded his fourth appearance at the Wrangler NFR at Globe Life Park Saturday night, finishing 11th in the world standings for steer wrestling.
FORNEY, Texas — The North Forney Falcons hosted the Denison Yellowjackets on Friday night in their first playoff game since 2017.
FORNEY, Texas — The North Forney High School Falcons (8-1, 5-1) defeated the Royse City Bulldogs on Thursday night, 43-14, to close out their district play. The Falcons will move to the first round of the playoffs with a Friday-night, Bi-District matchup against Denison.
FORNEY, Texas — It was the moment everyone had been waiting for — two undefeated teams going head-to-head for a winner take all district championship game. Ennis had “been there, done that”, after there long postseason run last year but the Falcons were in uncharted territory regarding high-…
FORNEY, Texas — Forney High School athletics coordinator and head football coach, Aaron Woods, has resigned effective immediately, inForney.com has confirmed, and will not finish the season.
FORNEY, Texas — With a 42-0 win over Corsicana on Friday night, North Forney High School will go into this week's District Championship game against Ennis undefeated.
KAUFMAN, Texas — The Kaufman High School varsity tennis team has once again won their way to the semifinal match of the UIL 4A Team Tennis state tournament. The Lions will take on Hereford at the Hamilton Court Tennis Center in Wichita Falls on Friday morning.
FORNEY, Texas — A famous person once said, "You can’t change the past”. Yeah, I know, literally every person has said that more than a time or two in their lifetime, but it still rings true.
FORNEY, Texas — The North Forney High School's varsity and junior varsity football matchups against Crandall High School for this Friday will be rescheduled due to confirmed COVID-19 cases among Crandall student-athletes, the Crandall Independent School District confirmed Monday afternoon.
FORNEY, Texas — North Forney, who came into the Unity Bowl having won 2 out of the last 3 contests against the Jackrabbits, wasted no time opening a big lead thanks in part to a lockdown defense and three first quarter touchdown drives that totaled 204 yards.
FORNEY, Texas — Despite an explosive kick-off return in the first quarter, the Forney High School Jackrabbits dropped their road matchup against Texas High, 49-10, in Texarkana on Friday, October 9, 2020.
FORNEY, Texas — The North Forney High School Falcons improve to 3-0 on the season with their 49-37 win over Fort Worth Brewer on Friday, October 9, 2020.
FORNEY, Texas — After last week’s historic win over then #2 state-ranked Frisco Lone Star, it might have been expected for the Falcons to inevitably suffer a letdown against the Little Elm Lobos on Thursday night. However, on what was not only the home opener for North Forney but also Senior…
TERRELL, Texas — A Terrell Independent School District (ISD) student athlete who attended summer athletic workouts has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a letter from Terrell ISD to parents, guardians, and student athletes on Monday.
FORNEY, Texas — The University Interscholastic League (UIL) announced this morning a modified UIL activities calendar and modified COVID-19 risk mitigation guidelines.
CRANDALL, Texas (Crandall Independent School District) — CISD Trustees Monday night announced Kyle Hardin as the district’s next athletic director and head coach.
MESQUITE, Texas — Cowboys are saddling up for another rodeo season despite COVID- 19. The Mesquite Championship Rodeo is hosting what it calls “the first ticketed professional live sporting event” in the country since the coronavirus shutdown, they announced this past week.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney High School girls soccer team clinched back-to-back district titles with a win over Poteet on Monday night, and with two regular season games remaining, according to Head Coach Trisha Williamson.
FORNEY, Texas — Earlier today, a Forney native was selected for the Pac-12 All Freshman women's basketball team and was awarded honorable mentions for the All Pac-12 Team and the Pac-12 Defensive Team.
FORNEY, Texas (Forney Independent School District) — On Friday, Feb. 14, the Forney ISD swim and dive team had 6 divers competing at the state competition in Austin.
FORNEY, Texas (Forney Independent School District) — The University Interscholastic League (UIL) announced the new state classifications, regions and districts on Monday, February 3.
FORNEY, Texas — Today, the North Forney Sapphire Strutters and the Royals competed at the Showtime International DFW Area Championship at Eaton High School in Fort Worth, Texas.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney High School cheerleader program was named a finalist for the National Cheerleader Association's (NCA) Go Be Great award as they prepare to defend their National Title this weekend in Dallas, Texas.
FORNEY, Texas — Twelve student athletes from Forney High School and three student athletes from North Forney High School recently signed Letters of Intent with colleges to continue playing their sport at the next level. The early signing day for high school athletes to sign with colleges was…
TERRELL, Texas — Francisco Lugo began his soccer career when he was twelve years old after sustaining a hand injury playing middle school football. Despite never expressing interest in soccer, he soon realized his natural talent for the sport, earning a spot on the Terrell High School varsi…
FORNEY, Texas — Due to technical difficulties the radio broadcast of Friday night’s game against Sulphur Springs got off to a rough start. The Falcons offense however did not suffer the same struggles.
FORNEY, Texas — North Forney had to win Friday night to keep their playoff hopes alive. That would be a tall task considering the opponent, Royse City, was 7-1 on the season and in second place in the district.
CRANDALL, Texas — Midlothian Heritage has forfeited last week's 23-7 win over Crandall after self-reporting an ineligible player and, in doing so, relinquished the district's top spot and a playoff berth.
FORNEY, Texas — Friday night the Jackrabbits faced the Ennis Lions and fell 52-0. The Lions were ranked #16 in the state and undefeated so far in District 8 5AII. In an attempt to keep the high-powered Ennis offense off of the field, the Jackrabbits departed from the usual Shotgun/Spread off…
TERRELL, Texas — Terrell High School's Jaquavious Morris is in the running for USA Today's ALL-USA Midseason Defensive Player of the Year.
FORNEY, Texas — North Forney was tired of losing. They had lost three in a row going into their matchup versus the Kaufman Lions. On homecoming night, the last place Lions were exactly what the doctor ordered. The Falcons were able to exert their will on Kaufman on both sides of the ball in …
FORNEY, Texas — Coming out of halftime Friday night, the Jackrabbits looked as though they had finally figured out the problems on offense and were giving Jackrabbit fans a show. With the backfield empty and 5 wide receivers, Senior QB Campbell Anderson was 13 for 16 for 185 yards in the nex…
FORNEY, Texas — The Falcons were looking to bounce back this week with a district win after back-to-back losses to Ennis and Corsicana. Things didn’t go according to plan in Greenville, however. North Forney’s defense had absolutely no answer for the Lions’ offensive attack. Greenville put o…
FORNEY, Texas — The Jackrabbit Defense did all they could to hold off the Royse City Bulldogs Friday night, while the offense continues to struggle and unable to produce points.
FORNEY, Texas — The Falcons wanted to show everyone that they were a tough, physical team that could compete with the best in the district. At the end of the night the scoreboard may not have shown it, but North Forney proved they were indeed, tough and physical.
FORNEY, Texas — North Forney won’t go undefeated in 2019. Following a 14-33 loss to the Ennis Lions on Friday night, the 2019 Falcons finally found out what it feels like to lose a game. In a game in which the Falcons trailed by only a touchdown at halftime it never felt as though North Forn…
FORNEY, Texas — Homecoming 2019 will forever go down in history as a win for the Jackrabbits as they defeat the Terrell Tigers Friday night 16-7. This win improves the Jackrabbit season record to 2-2 and a district record to 1-1.
FORNEY, Texas — It was a long night for the Jackrabbit faithful as they watched their team fall to the Lindale Eagles 40-0. This loss will make the Jackrabbits 1-1 on the season as they prepare for district play beginning next week.
FORNEY, Texas — The Falcons picked up right where they left off from week one on both sides of the ball. North Forney scored 36 first half points in route to a 36-7 halftime lead over Wylie East. By the end of the night the Falcons would make this game a complete blowout to the tune of 56-7.