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Panthers Over Gophers 69-53 and Secure District Championship

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The Panthers took care of business on Tuesday night to go into the playoffs as district 7-6A district champions by downing the Grand Prairie Gophers 69-53. The Panthers had control the entire game, leading 57-33 after three-quarters of play. Grand Prairie tried to mount a comeback in the final period, outscoring Duncanville 20-12, but it […]

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Pantherettes Advance to Area – Down San Angelo Central 88-18

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Next up for the Pantherettes is McKinney at 6 p.m. on Friday at Coppell The Pantherettes were at full speed ahead on Tuesday night against San Angelo Central in the bi-district playoffs in Stephenville. The defense was strong, the offense was strong, and the Lady Bobcats could not figure out how to deal with either […]

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UIL Executive Committee Hands Down Discipline in Duncanville-DeSoto Incident

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The Texas UIL Executive Committee met Tuesday afternoon to discuss the fight that broke out during the last meeting of the DeSoto and Duncanville boys basketball teams, and discuss any possible discipline in conjunction with the incident. The posted agenda stated that the committee would be considering penalties for violations of Section 50(a)(3) Student Violations, Section […]

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Panthers Pounce on Cardinals 71-56

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After a weekend of uncertainty, the Panthers rolled over Irving MacArthur 71-56 to reclaim the top spot in district 7-6A. The uncertainty lies in the question concerning what action the Texas University Interscholastic League will take in their February 13 meeting concerning the altercation with DeSoto after last Friday evening’s game. After a slow start, […]

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Duncanville Boys Drop Two Straight – Panthers Drop in District Standings

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Altercation following DeSoto game may impact playoffs Duncanville – The Panthers have dropped two straight as District 7-6A winds down regular season play. Duncanville fell to South Grand Prairie 77-69 and DeSoto 67-46. Duncanville entered the week ranked #7 in the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches 6A poll, while DeSoto was ranked #6 and South […]

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Pantherettes Finish Regular Season 35-1 and Undefeated in District. Advance to Bi-District Playoff Next Tuesday

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Pantherettes Finish Regular Season 35-1 and Undefeated in District. Advance to Bi-District Playoff Next Tuesday Duncanville – The Panthrettes finished regular season play by downing South Grand Prairie 59-52 and DeSoto 65-63, with both games going into overtime before Duncanville came out victorious. They also finished the regular season sitting on top of the Texas […]

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UIL Announces New District Realignments

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Duncanville will be saying goodbye to its closest rivals after this school year as they will be moving from District 7-6A to District 8-6A. Duncanville will be leaving DeSoto, Cedar Hill and both Grand Prairie schools and will be joining District 8-6A. District 8-6A will be: Duncanville Dallas Molina Dallas Skyline Dallas White Richardson Richardson […]

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Former Panther to Play in Super Bowl

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Duncanville ISD – People who know Adam Butler aren’t surprised at his successes. Teachers who had him in class at Duncanville High School describe him as smart, focused, friendly and a hard worker. “He was a super kid,” said Adam’s former football coach Stacy Atkins. “Just incredibly polite. Very respectful.” Butler, now 23 and a […]

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Panthers Defeat Cedar Hill 84-65

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Leading up to Friday’s game, social media chatter coming up Highway 67 to Duncanville was that the Longhorns had plans to plans to act as spoiler and reclaim some of their glory against the Panthers. That did not happen as the Panthers controlled the game from the opening tip and sent Cedar Hill back down […]

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Pantherettes Capture 56-46 Victory Over Cedar Hill

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The Pantherettes continued their march to the postseason with a 10-point victory over the Cedar Hill Lady Longhorns on Friday night. Cedar Hill started strong, holding a 15-12 lead after the first quarter, but both the Duncanville defense and offense roared back to life in the second. The Pantherettes outscored the Lady Longhorns 24-12 in […]

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