FWISD Athletics

Highlights and What's Ahead!!

(2.5.21) What's Happening around FWISD Athletics?

This week we celebrate the effort and commitment that is essential to athletic success. We want to recognize our senior athletes who have committed to playing at the next level. Additionally, we are wrapping up basketball, we are in the midst of district soccer, baseball and softball teams are scrimmaging, and wrestling-golf-tennis-track/field athletes are preparing for their seasons to begin. MS basketball is off to a great start as well!!


District Standings Basketball: 4A, 5A, 6A

  • 8-4A BOYS: YMLA, Dunbar, Benbrook, Eastern Hills, Western Hills, Carter-Riverside, Diamond Hill-Jarvis
  • 8-4A GIRLS Playoff Teams: 1st Dunbar, Tied 2nd Benbrook/Eastern Hills, 4th Carter-Riverside
  • 7-5A BOYS: Wyatt, Southwest, Trimble Tech, Arlington Heights, South Hills, Saginaw, Poly, North Side
  • 7-5A GIRLS Playoff Teams: Tied 1st Trimble Tech/Wyatt, Saginaw, Arlington Heights
  • 3-6A BOYS: Currently in 6th place

District Standings Soccer: 5A, 6A

  • 7-5A BOYS: North Side, Wyatt, Heights, Tech, South Hills, Saginaw, Poly, Southwest
  • 7-5A GIRLS: Tech, Wyatt, South Hills, Heights, Saginaw, North Side, Poly, Southwest
  • 3-6A BOYS: Tied for 1st with LD Bell and Trinity
  • 3-6A GIRLS: Tied for 1st with LD Bell and Trinity

Campus Coordinator Highlight

Western Hills Girls' Athletic Coordinator: Suzette Pritchett

Suzette Pritchett is the Girls’ Athletic Coordinator at Western Hills High School. Suzette is currently the Head Girls Track Coach, as well as the Boys and Girls Cross Country Coach. Coach Pritchett attended the University of Texas at Arlington where she competed in NCAA Division I Volleyball. She has coached a plethora of sports over her career such as Volleyball, Girls Basketball, Girls Soccer, Softball, Cross Country and Track. She would like to help with Football in the near future.

Over the span of her career, Coach Pritchett has had the privilege of accompanying her teams to the State Quarter Finals in Volleyball, Regional Cross Country and went to State with a pair of Track athletes. One, Jaynisha Berry, won 1st place in the Long Jump, 100m and 200m in District, Area, Regionals. Her teammate, Crystal Jones, won the Long Jump at State on the very first jump of the meet. It was an honor and privilege to have coached these young ladies.

Suzette Pritchett works diligently to help student-athletes and coaches reach their full potential. Daily conversations about the direction of Western Hills Pyramid, both with her coaches and athletes, continues to add to the development of the community and town.

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Softball is warming up!!!

North Side Pyramid Shout Out:

Coach John Valle, J.P. Elder's Girls Coordinator, Girls soccer, Volleyball, and Girls Track Coach, was chosen to be the Teacher of the Year for J.P. Elder Middle school for the 2020-2021 school year. He has done an amazing job of teaching, leading, recruiting, and creating a positive environment for our coaches and athletes this year. Congratulations and thank you Coach Valle!

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South Hills Volleyball Scholars

Our Mission

The mission of the Fort Worth Independent School District Athletic Department is to develop and maintain a quality athletic program as an integral part of the educational process that strives for excellence while promoting competency, good citizenship, equitable opportunities, positive recognition and sportsmanship in a competitive environment.