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Flyers sending three to TAAF State

July 28, 2015

Three members of the Hood County Flyers track team will be making the trip to Bryan/College Station for the annual Texas Amateur Athletic Federation Games of Texas Thursday through Sunday. Competing will be Macie Blohowiak in the Girls 14-Under high jump for a third straight year, Caleb Lawrence in the Boys 16-Under 100-meter dash for a second straight year, and newcomer Noah Russell in the Boys 12-Under 100 and 200.…

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SEALS ready for state

July 28, 2015

The Granbury SEALS swim team will once again be well-represented at the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation Games of Texas in Bryan/College Station. They will have 88 swimmers competing in the event, which starts Thursday and runs through Sunday.…

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Time for athletes to get paperwork/physicals

July 24, 2015

Students in grades 7-12 planning to participate in athletics in the Granbury School District are asked to have all paperwork and a physical exam in order before they can be allowed to take part in any practice or competition.
The necessary forms can be found by going to this link on the GISD web site: http://www.granburyisd.org/Page/9993.…

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Area fishing report

July 24, 2015

Lake Granbury is currently close to pool level, and water temperatures are hot (mid to upper 80s in the morning, and many areas will be in the low 90s in the afternoon. Fish are congregated above the thermocline near feeding flats. Stripers are good on live bait fished in 15 to 20 feet of water on the lower ends.…

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Gold cards available again for GHS sporting events

July 23, 2015

Pirate Gold Cards for individuals who are 55 and over will be available beginning Monday, Aug. 3 for a one-time charge of $10. Cardholders may attend any GISD home athletic function in the general admission seating. For varsity football home games, they will receive free admission at the gate for general admission seating. …

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Texas Edge wins 100th tournament trophy

July 23, 2015

The Texas Edge baseball program, formed in 2011 by Steve and Darlene Mitcham, recently won its 100th tournament trophy. Teams typically get trophies for first or second place, and about 75 of Edge’s trophies are for first-place finishes.…

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Insanity brings home trophy from nationals

July 23, 2015

The Granbury Insanity 14-Under softball team returned home from the International Fastpitch Association-Virtual Tournament Director Nationals in Arlington with a trophy. They captured the championship of the Silver Division in the tournament.…

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Gymnasts bring home medals

July 20, 2015

Two Granbury gymnasts combined to bring home three medals from the USA Gymnastics Level 5-7 Trampoline and Tumbling Championships in Fort Worth this past weekend. Katherine Hughes, age 11, placed fifth in tumbling and sixth in double-mini (a routine involving two miniature trampolines), and 13-year-old Gregory Hooser was third in trampoline.…

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SEALS have another strong regional meet

July 20, 2015

The Granbury SEALS swim team finished second to two-time defending state champion Trophy Club at the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation Region 4 Meet Saturday and Sunday in Keller. They had 40 individual swimmers post qualifying times (17 males, 23 females) and 36 relays (9 males, 15 females, 12 mixed) to advance to the TAAF Games of Texas in Bryan/College Station July 30-Aug.…

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Flyers making return trip to TAAF Games

July 19, 2015

A pair of Hood County Flyers participants will be making return trips to the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation Games of Texas after their performances in the TAAF Region 4 Meet in The Colony this weekend. Macie Blohowiak placed third in the high jump (Girls 14-Under) and will be making his third straight trip to state.…

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