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11 Ellis County athletes compete at state cross country meet

By Travis M. Smith | KBEC Sports Three Ellis County student-athletes placed inside the top-25, while eight others competed well in the 2019 UIL cross country state championships on Saturday. Class 4A saw the largest Ellis County contingent and several of the highest finishes on the day at Old Settler’s …

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Waxahachie defense chosen as week 10 KBEC Sports Players of the Week

By Travis M. Smith | KBEC Sports Despite a sport now built on offense, it was a defensive effort that earned the support of voters following week 10 of the high school football season in Ellis County.   The Indian defense received 21,161 of the 38,233 votes (55.35%) to win the …

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KBEC Sports Player of the Week poll: Week 10

Week 10 of the high school football season saw these four student-athletes stand just a little taller than the rest. Cast your vote early and often before the poll closes at noon Friday! The KBEC Sports Player of the week is presented by Ellis Down Home and KBEC 1390AM/ 99.1FM.

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PODCAST: The Press Box: Ep. 1 (Nov. 4, 2019)

Episode one of The Press Box,  hosted by Brian Stevens and Seth Sims, featured on-air interviews with head football coaches Chris Ross (Red Oak), Doug Wendel (Midlothian), Don Waddle (Palmer) and Malcolm Cole (Avalon). The crew also spoke to Life Waxahachie running back SirMichael Veasley and broke down all of …

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Veasley named week 9 KBEC Sports Player of Week after over 500K votes cast

By KBEC Sports Over half-a-million votes were cast in the week 9 KBEC Sports Player of the Week poll. One familiar name rose above the field of four student-athletes, too.  Life Waxahachie senior running back SirMichael Veasley captured a record-setting 231,115 of the 550,028 votes cast (42.02%) to win his …

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