Granbury 9th 30
Southwest 9th 27
Granbury scorers – B. Pollard 11, A. Montgomery 5, K. Parks 4, G. Thomas 4, T. Henney 2, S. Knowles 2, B. Andres 1, K. Davis 1.
Burleson Kerr 8th C 13
AMS 8th White 6
Acton standout – Ashleigh Wilson.
Mineral Wells 8th C 17
AMS 8th White 10
Acton standout – Lucia Gamez.… Read the rest
The path through the 2013-2014 basketball season was a bumpy one for the Tolar boys, but the young Rattlers seemed to be coming around near the end.
The Rattlers won two of their last three games in District 10-2A play and finished 3-9 with Friday night’s 52-34 loss to second-place Godley. Tolar was 3-16 overall.
Tolar advanced into the football playoffs, so several of the varsity players got a late basketball start for the second year in a row.… Read the rest
It didn’t take Kaylee Brawner long to make a splash with the Granbury High swim team.
In only her freshman season, she has joined some pretty elite company.
Brawner will be competing at the Class 4A State Swimming and Diving Meet at the University of Texas in Austin Friday and Saturday. She is the first GHS swimmer to reach that plateau since 2010, and the first girl to do so since 2008.… Read the rest
The Tolar Rattlers returned to a winning baseball season in 2013.
Now, with a new head coach, they are ready for a return to the playoffs, somewhere they haven’t been since moving up to Class 2A in the 2011 season.
Darrell Hogan takes over for the departed Trey Holcomb, who left to be an assistant coach in the Fort Worth school district.… Read the rest
Three all-district members of the 2013 Tolar Rattlers football team have earned additional postseason honors.
A Texarkana-based website. www.Texashsfootball.com, released its Class 2A Division II, Region III-IV Elite Team that includes senior end Kaleb Crawford as a member of the first-team defense. Also, senior quarterback Corbin Wood and junior defensive back Dakota Endsley are on the second-team offense and defense, respectively.… Read the rest
GLEN ROSE – With the exception of senior guard Morgan Northcutt, the Granbury Lady Pirates were inexperienced when it came to handling basketball playoff pressure.
That quickly changed in Wednesday’s 50-46 Class 4A bidistrict overtime victory against Burleson Centennial at Tiger Arena.
With under a minute to go in overtime and the Lady Pirates down 46-45, Granbury forced a turnover. Freshman Amber Strange then fed the ball to junior Kennedy Shelstead, who scored and was fouled.… Read the rest
The Granbury Pirates overcame a sluggish first half with three second-half goals in a 3-1 District 15-4A soccer victory at Kennedale Wednesday.
The Pirates (5-2-5, 2-0 in district) trailed 1-0 at the half as Kennedale (9-5, 0-2) scored less than three minutes into the game.
Christian Carnes tied the game 24 seconds into the second half, off of an assist from Jacob Dyson.… Read the rest
Save for a 20-8 run by Huckabay in the second quarter, the Lipan Indians controlled much of the game against Huckabay, the state’s No. 9 team Wednesday in Huckabay.
Lipan outscored Huckabay in three of the four quarters, but still lost the game 59-54.
“It was a very competitive game from start to finish,” said Lipan coach Cody Chandler. “I could not be more proud of the way this group of kids battled, not only in this game but throughout district.… Read the rest
The Cornerstone Crusaders are hoping their switch to a new league will bring about similar results.
Cornerstone’s boys basketball team will take an 18-3 record into the postseason next week as they begin the quest for a return to state.
Last season the Crusaders reached the semifinals of the Texas Christian Athletic League State Tournament, finishing 15-10.
This season, only their third playing basketball, they are once again among the best in the state – only this time it’s in the Texas Christian Athletic Fellowship.… Read the rest