Groom Tiger Times

Photo of the Day: Sept. 14

Photographer Kirsten Rice catches the first home coin toss at the game Friday.

Kirsten Rice and Ali Friemel

September 14, 2020

Photographer Kirsten Rice catches the first home coin toss of the season against Nazareth. "As a senior I decided I was going to continue to take photos at the games, its always been fun." said Rice "Being able to be close to the action and capturing the moment is always the best part." Come out and...

Tigers Take on the Dragons with a Mighty Roar

Go out and support your Tigers as they take on the Dragons, Friday Sept. 4th in Paducah at 7:30.

Kirsten Rice, Staff Writer/ Photographer

September 2, 2020

Groom Tigers take on the Paducah Dragons, Friday, September 4th in Paducah at 7:30 pm. Go out and support your Tigers as they battle a set of Dragons. "Groom Tigers have the ability to play as true teammates which makes it so much fun to watch them, " said Groom School Business Manager and coach's wife...

Kicking off the season against some Happy Cowboys

Groom Tigers are scrimmaging against the McLean Tigers during the Groom scrimmage. (photo by Kirsten Rice)

Ali Friemel and Kirsten Rice

August 27, 2020

The Tigers will be facing off against the Happy Cowboys in their first game of the season. Friday, August 28th in Happy at 7:30 on the Cowboy field. Kicking off the season with a twist, the Tigers are preparing for district. ''I'm excited to play again. I feel like if we can stay healthy, we could do...

Mighty in a Smaller Package

Coach Ellis hands up a hand washing sign for his students.

Kirsten Rice, Staff Writer/ Photographer

August 21, 2020

The Tigerettes gained a new coach this year who may not be 6'4, but he brings massive experience and expertise to Groom school.  Coach Kirk Ellis is new in town and he's putting those girls to work. “Coach Ellis may do things differently than what we are used to, but we are learning, improving, ...

Tigers Prepare for First Football Scrimmage

Tigers Prepare for First Football Scrimmage

Ali Friemel, Writer

August 21, 2020

This evening the Tigers are participating in a scrimmage against Claude and McLean, also attending will be Motley County. The scrimmage begins at 6 p.m. on the practice and Tiger field. "We are going to give great effort, but at the same time we realize its a great opportunity to get better as a team,...

Tigerette Basketball 2019….and so it begins….GO TIGERETTES!

The Groom Tigerettes pose for picture day. The Tigerettes are getting ready to take this season on strong.

Kirsten Rice, Staff Writer/ Photographer

November 12, 2019

The Tigerette's take on the Booker Kiowas tonight at 6 pm. Come out and support your Tigerettes in Booker. "I'm excited to go out and play Booker and to hopefully get a win to keep us rolling through these next couple of games," junior Graci Treadwell said.

Tigers Raise their Rank to Third in the Division

Senior Cade Linquist (7) goes in for the tackle helping the Tigers take the win against the Weatherford Christian Lions. Raising their UIL Division II rank to third. The Tigers will face off against Valley on Friday.

Kirsten Rice, Photographer, Staff Writer

September 25, 2019

On Friday, September 20th, the Groom Tigers faced off against the Weatherford Christian Lions for the homecoming game. After a grinding, four quarter battle, the Tigers were victorious with a final score of 65-48.  "We were a little nervous at first, but the game went better than we thought," said senior...

Saying “Si” to Groom

Coach and math teacher Josiah

Kirsten Rice, Staff Writer

August 29, 2018

From small town Rankin to small town Groom, this new coach has lots to do. "I'm most excited to be able to work with a great group of guys and coaches." said Exum. Josiah "Si" Exum is the assistant football and the head boys basketball coach, but coaching is not the only thing this new teacher...

A Tiger Tale

In this game, the boys played White Deer for the second time. The Tigers' district record was 4-10.

Chandra Rice and Sydney Ritter

February 20, 2018

From 'start to finish,' Tigers' skills get 'better' The Tigers district started two games after the Tigerettes' season started. Member's of the Tigers basketball team were senior Chandler  LaRoe, juniors Corbin Ruthardt, Cutter Babcock and Cayden Lambert, sophomores Whitt Ward, Cade Linquist, William...

Tigers Today – April 27

Tigers Today - April 27

Matthew Bowen, William Kelly, Cade Linquist, and Cayden Lambert

April 27, 2017

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