Wellington Sky Rockets

Kane earns prestigious Texas Panhandle sports awards

By Bev Odom The Red River Sun   WELLINGTON — In a virtual awards ceremony held June 28, Lady Rocket Kyla Kane earned multiple honors in the Texas Panhandle High School Sports Awards.   Named the Texas Panhandle Cross Country Athlete of the Year, Kane was also a top three finalist for the grand finale…

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Sixteen Skyrockets, Lady Rockets advance to regionals

PANHANDLE – Sixteen Wellington individual and team competitors propelled themselves to the UIL Regional 1-2A Track Meet after placing in the top four at the UIL 2A Area 01-02 Track Meet on Wednesday, April 14.   Finishing in the top five, the Wellington Lady Skyrockets snagged a fifth-place 69 points, thanks to two first-place medals…

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WHS students compete at regional UIL meet

By Bev Odom The Red River Sun   CANYON — Nine Wellington High School students departed at 6 a.m. on Friday, April 9 for the UIL Region 1 Academic Meet on the campus of West Texas A&M University. Coached by Holly Johnson, junior Jacey Clark placed fourth in accounting. Also a junior, Luis Moreno took…

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