According to Elon Werner, Director of Public Relations for John Force Racing since 2006, Ennis is one of the most popular racing sites on the tour. In fact, he says, Fall Nationals remains on the Top 5 best attended events in the United States. The relationship between the Texas Motorplex and the City of Ennis […]
An eclectic blend of people from across the region was drawn to Ennis Thursday evening for one reason: The appeal of the vroom. Find this story and more in the Friday edition of The Ennis Daily News… Be informed, subscribe today!
Texas Motorplex returns downtown Ennis for a second straight year when the Pre-Stage Fan Fest invades North Dallas and West Knox Streets from 5-9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13. Tickets are not required and the event is open to the general public. Get more details on this and other stories in Wednesday’s edition of The Ennis […]
TORONTO (AP) — Rougned Odor sidestepped another slide at second base against the Blue Jays and again threw the ball away. In May, the play started a fight. This time, it ended one. Josh Donaldson raced home from second base after Odor bounced a double-play relay in the 10th inning and the Toronto Blue Jays […]
Oct 10 2016 | Posted in News
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Senior running back Tycen Thompson scored a pair of touchdowns in Friday’s 24-21 win over Whitehouse. He caught a two-yard pass from Kade Graff to draw the Lions to within 14-6 in the second quarter, then ran across the goal from a yard away to reduce the Ennis deficit to 21-16 in the third period. […]
Oct 8 2016 | Posted in News
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The Associated Press roundup of Texas high school football scores: PREP FOOTBALL CLASS 6A Abilene 52, Keller Central 20 Aldine Nimitz 30, Aldine 17 Alief Taylor 68, Alief Elsik 7 Allen 38, Plano 15 Amarillo Tascosa 34, Wolfforth Frenship 27 Arlington 17, Arlington Lamar 13 Arlington Bowie 24, North Crowley 18 Arlington Houston 24, FW […]
Before he moved back to Ennis, Kage Hendrix was impossible to miss at small school Palmer. Now, at 6’5 and 300 pounds, the senior is just one of the Lions four 300-pound starters on the offensive line. Get the rest of this story and more in Thursday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News.
In a showdown of two District 17-5A unbeatens Tuesday, Ennis clinched its 7th consecutive district championship with a convincing 12-3 win over visiting Corsicana. Details only in Wednesday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News…
Oct 5 2016 | Posted in News
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The girls doubles, shown above preparing to return a serve against Corsicana this past week, represent the Ennis Junior Varsity tennis team, who will be featured next week in The Ennis Daily News. The squad defeated both Groesbeck and Corsicana to lift their record to 3-0. Mia Mach (left) and Kaylynn Long are right-handed freshmen. […]
Oct 1 2016 | Posted in News
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On a rare afternoon game in Ennis billed as a tribute to senior players, the game could have easily honored Flag Day, just not the kind of flags you want to salute. Get this story and more in Thursday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News…
Each fall, the Texas Motorplex gears up for one of the biggest NHRA events there is. Taking the family to the Fall Nationals each October, for some Ennis racing fans, has become a tradition. Get this story and more in Thursday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News…
Ennis junior back Kyre Holloway said playing on a Saturday was a little odd for him and his Ennis Lions, but one look at Holloway’s stat line indicates he felt pretty comfortable. Find this story and more in Wednesday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News… Subscribe today!
PREP FOOTBALL CLASS 6A Cypress Lakes 31, Cypress Falls 14 Fort Bend Travis 86, Fort Bend Clements 20 Houston Jersey Village 58, Cypress Woods 46 Katy Morton Ranch 35, Katy Mayde Creek 30 La Porte 51, Pasadena Rayburn 0 SA Lee 26, SA Churchill 0 Spring Dekaney 35, Aldine Nimitz 0 CLASS 5A Ennis 38, […]
Ennis junior running back Kyre Holloway scored three touchdowns for the Lions as he helped guide them to a 38-20 win over Del Valle Saturday. Holloway had 11 carries for 98 yards and 1 receiving touchdown. Athlete of the Week is sponsored by Ennis State Bank.
When the Lions take the field at 2 p.m. for Saturday’s rare matinee against Austin’s Del Valle High School, quarterback Kade Graff says the team has their hearts set on winning their first game at home this season. Get the full details in Thursday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News…
After a grueling five-hour victory over Lindale last week, Ennis quickly dispatched Jacksonville in Tuesday’s district tennis match at the Lions Tennis Center. Get the latest sports action in Wednesday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News…
PREP FOOTBALL CLASS 6A Abilene 53, Odessa 7 Austin Anderson 43, Austin High 40 Austin Westlake 35, Austin Bowie 21 Beaumont West Brook 28, Houston St. Thomas 20 Cibolo Steele 24, Smithson Valley 17 Conroe 30, Clute Brazoswood 21 Converse Judson 54, New Braunfels 13 Cypress Creek 53, Cypress Lakes 49 Deer Park 26, Conroe […]
Sep 17 2016 | Posted in News
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Three games into the new season and the young Ennis football team that started the season with only eight returning starters is in position to begin showing the benefits of facing three ranked teams to start the year. Get the details for this story and much more in Thursday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News… […]
Adding lights to a round of qualifying is expected to rev up the energy during next month’s AAA Texas NHRA Nationals at Texas Motorplex. The annual event, set for Oct. 13-16, already ranks high on the excitement level as the fourth of six races in the Countdown to the Championship. It will put the Friday, […]
PREP FOOTBALL CLASS 6A Abilene 55, Abilene Cooper 38 Aldine Davis 38, Channelview 14 Alief Elsik 26, Aldine Eisenhower 12 Allen 42, Coppell 20 Alvin 36, Fort Bend Austin 16 Amarillo Tascosa 23, Amarillo 21 Arlington 47, Plano East 29 Arlington Bowie 35, North Mesquite 30 Arlington Lamar 24, Keller Central 21 Austin Bowie 35, […]