en Defending champion Cycs take the field Thursday <p> It&rsquo;s only a scrimmage and the scoreboard might not even be turned on, but on Thursday, for the first time in 55 years, the Chester Cyclones will take the field as defending state champions.</p> <p> On Thursday, Chester will wrap its spring practice session with its annual spring game at 6 p.m. in the football stadium. Coach Victor Floyd said he is still undecided on exactly what the format for the session will be.</p> Jason signs with St. Andrews <p> For St. Andrews University, seeing was believing when it came to Jashawn Jason. For Jason, believing was believing when it came to St. Andrews.</p> <p> On Thursday, Jason, a senior football standout at Lewisville High School, signed with St. Andrews. Jason said he has literally played organized football from the first time he was able to do so (when he was about seven) up until now and is looking forward to continuing that at the college level.</p> Sisk notches first professional victory <p> As players climb the ranks in professional baseball, each step is harder than the next. Of course, you&rsquo;d never know that by watching the career arc of Evan Sisk.</p> Wright on the money <p> Jake Wright is no newcomer when it comes to honors and awards, but the Coastal Carolina standout is now a Newcomer of the Year.</p> For Lewisville Lions, eight is enough <img src="" alt="Lewisville&#039;s JV team only has one traditional 11-man game scheduled for this year, but will be playing several eight-man games." title="Lewisville&#039;s JV team only has one traditional 11-man game scheduled for this year, but will be playing several eight-man games." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> It doesn&rsquo;t seem to work out mathematically, but Lewisville Coach Will Mitchell says having his JV team play eight-man football will allow him to get more players on the field than playing regular 11-man football.</p> The long run <p> When it comes to Megan Flynn, Lewisville track coach Dwayne Strong says he doesn&rsquo;t even know where to start. It&rsquo;s a lot easier to pinpoint where Flynn normally finishes, though. That would be first.</p> Talford signs with Francis Marion University <p> As he was set to announce his college choice at a Thursday signing ceremony at Lewisville High School, Jadakiss Talford was lightly ribbed by one of his assistant coaches for having scored more than 1,000 career points with none of them coming via a slam dunk.</p> <p> &ldquo;It doesn&rsquo;t really matter. A layup is two points too,&rdquo; he said.</p> Big things are in Moore's future <p> Tez Moore knows that people notice his lack of size. He&rsquo;s glad they notice and hope they underestimate him as a result.</p> <p> &ldquo;I like for people to judge me based on my size. It&rsquo;s one of the things that drives me,&rdquo; the Lewisville High senior said.</p>