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Cornerstone Christian falls to Strawn, 59-14

September 20, 2014

Cornerstone Christian Academy of Granbury lost to unbeaten Strawn, 59-14, Friday (Sept. 19) in a nondistrict six-man football game against the 4-0 Greyhounds. The game was stopped on the 45-point mercy rule in the third quarter. Coach Chris Eikenhorst’s Crusaders are 1-3 on the season. Our area’s other six-man team, North Central Texas Academy, is idle this weekend but will stage its homecoming game on Sept.…

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Tolar defeat Axtell, 44-26, for third straight win

September 19, 2014

The Tolar Rattlers (3-1) won their third straight game Friday night at home in Rattler Stadium, downing the Longhorns (2-2) 44-26 in a nondistrict Class 2A football game. Rattlers running back Blayne Denton rushed for four touchdowns and 146 yards overall.…

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Lady Pirates win second straight district match

September 19, 2014

The Granbury Lady Pirates defeated Crowley in straight sets Friday night in James Wann Sports Center at GHS to improve to 2-1 in District 8-5A and reach the 20-8 mark on the season. Coach Tammy Clark’s Lady Pirates won, 25-16, 25-8, 25-14 for their second district win in a row. Next, they will take on Joshua at home (6:30 p.m.) Tuesday, Sept.…

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GHS golfers in Fort Worth for start of season

September 19, 2014

The Granbury High School varsity Purple golf team shot a 310 Friday on the opening day of the Bart Granger Tournament at Pecan Valley Golf Course in Fort Worth. Zach Wall and Luke Elliott each shot a 76 to lead the Pirates at close of the first day of the season-opening event, which continues on Saturday.…

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Granbury beats Joshua to stay unbeaten in team tennis

September 18, 2014

The Granbury High School squad rolled over Joshua, 17-2, in team tennis Wednesday on the road in a match that was postponed from Tuesday. Coach Tyson Stewart’s netters are now 4-0 in district play entering their next match, a district contest Tuesday in Granbury against Burleson Centennial set to start at 4:30 p.m.…

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Lady Pirates down Cleburne in district volleyball

September 17, 2014

The Granbury Lady Pirates defeated Cleburne in straight sets Wednesday night on the road, 25-14, 25-10, 25-13. The 10th-ranked Lady Pirates moved to 1-1 in District 8-5A play and 19-8 on the season. Granbury’s junior varsity defeated Cleburne, 25-23, 25-16. The GHS 9th grade Purple Team also won, 25-14, 25-19, as did the 9th Gold, 25-10, 25-17.…

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GHS competes in Fort Worth Brewer cross country meet

September 17, 2014

The Granbury varsity girls placed eighth and the boys finished in 10th place Friday in the Fort Worth Brewer/White Settlement cross country meet on Friday. In the junior varsity division, GHS was 11th among the girls teams and the boys were 20th. The next meet for the Pirates will be Friday in the Cleburne Invitational.…

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Lady Pirates fall in first district volleyball contest

September 13, 2014

The 10th-ranked Granbury Lady Pirates opened District 8-5A play Friday in Aledo and lost in five sets, 25-21, 19-25, 21-25, 25-15, 15-10. Granbury, 18-8 overall, will continue district play Tueday, with a 6:30 p.m. match at Cleburne.…

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Cornerstone falls to Tyler

September 12, 2014

Cornerstone Christian Academy lost its home opener to Tyler Heat 80-32 in six-man football on a cool Friday evening. Cornerstone (1-2) will host Strawn next Friday at 7:30 p.m.…

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NCTA loses to Evant

September 12, 2014

The North Central Texas Academy Pioneers lost to Evant 59-14 Friday night on the road.…

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