Kennedale is on the field as the UIL soccer season has started

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The Kennedale Lady Kats are currently 3-3-1 in early season action while the Wildcats are 2-1-2.

Wildcat Soccer …

The boys’ teams have double wins over 4A Springtown (3-10) by the identical score of 3-0, a loss against TAPPS D1 Nolan Catholic (11-7-4) 3-1, and ties versus 4A Wichita Falls (6-5-2) 0-0 and 4A Amarillo Randall (3-4-6) 0-0.

The Cats will play at 4A Mabank HS (4-2-2) tonight, January 24 in a 7 pm game, weather permitting.

District opponents 2023 …

Kennedale is in District 12/4A this year along with Kaufman, Community, Sunnyvale, Kemp, Mabank, and Caddo Mills.

Currently ranked #8 in area …

The Wildcats are currently ranked at #8 in the Star-Telegram for the Area 4A & under rankings with #1 Diamond Hill (11-1) followed by #2 Castleberry (7-2-2), #3 Nolan Catholic (11-7-4), #4 Colleyville Covenant (8-1), #5 Western Hills (7-2), #6 Southwest Christian (7-2-1), and #7 Pantego (7-3-1). Behind Kennedale at #9 and #10 are Benbrook (4-5-1), and Alvarado (3-6).

Kennedale finished last year at 7-8 and in 5th place at 3-5 in district play.

Lady Kat Soccer …

The Kennedale Lady Kats according to MaxPreps have scored wins over 5A FW Wyatt (0-4) 2-0, TCSAAL Atlas Prep (0-2) 1-0, along with an unnamed tournament opponent 5-0. Losses have come in the first three games of the season against 4A Benbrook (4-4-2) 4-2, 4A Salado (13-1) 5-0, and 5A Richland HS (5-3-2) 4-0. A single-tie game came versus Ferris 0-0.

District opponents 2023 …

Lady Kats soccer plays in District 6/4A this year along with Alvarado (2-2-1), Ferris (9-3-1), Godley, (4-0), Life Waxahachie (6-2-1), and Venus (0-3).

Last year the team, after not fielding a team in 2020-21, the rebuilding program finished 11-7-1 overall and 8-4 in district play for 3rd place.