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Rattlers make short work of Ranger, continue league dominance

March 31, 2015

The Tolar Rattlers defeated visiting Ranger 14-1 Tuesday, improving to 5-0 in District 13-2A and 9-1-1 overall. The Rattlers have outscored their five league opponents by a 101-2 margin. Tolar has won seven straight, with its only loss coming to Crawford in the championship game of the Glen Rose Tournament.…

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Lady Rattlers stay on roll

March 31, 2015

The Tolar Lady Rattlers won 15-0 at Graford Tuesday, improving to 5-0 in District 11-2A and 9-9 overall. The Lady Rattlers have outscored their opponents 110-18 in their seven-game winning streak.…

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Pirates give coach late birthday victory

March 30, 2015

The Granbury Pirates defeated the visiting Burleson Centennial Spartans 4-3 in 13 innings Monday night at Tidwell Field on head coach Brad Eppler’s birthday. Pinch hitter Nash Beucher singled home Chance Turney with one out. Granbury (9-3-2 overall, 4-1 in District 8-5A) travels to district-leading and defending state champion Aledo Friday.…

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Lady Pirates fall to Crowley

March 30, 2015

The Granbury Lady Pirates dropped a 12-5 home softball contest to Crowley Monday night. Granbury fell to 1-11 overall and 1-6 in District 8-5A.…

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Indians get first win

March 30, 2015

Lance Ferguson struck out 12 as the Lipan Indians defeated Gordon 15-3 in 13-2A baseball Monday in Lipan. The Indians are now 1-3 overall and 1-3 in district.…

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Time change for Pirates-Denton area round soccer playoff

March 30, 2015

The Granbury Pirates and Denton Broncos will meet in their Class 5A area (second) round soccer playoff Friday night at 7 p.m., an hour later than the originally scheduled time, at Chisholm Trail High School, 2576 Northwest College Dr. in Fort Worth. The Pirates (12-3-2) advanced with a 2-0 bidistrict victory against O.D.…

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Pirates rally by Joshua Friday, top rival Saturday

March 28, 2015

The Granbury Pirates rallied for three runs in the fifth inning to edge Joshua 4-3 in a District 8-5A baseball game at Joshua Friday. The Pirates (8-3-2 overall, 3-1 in district) won when Landon Gray scored on an error. Gray had two hits in the game. Saturday, the Pirates traveled to Stephenville and came home with an 8-4 victory as Wesley Case had two hits, including a double…

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Brister seventh at Texas Relays

March 28, 2015

Tolar pole vaulter Rodie Brister posted a pair of person-best vaults to finish seventh in his division at the prestigious Texas Relays at the University of Texas in Austin this weekend. His best vault of the day was 15 feet 1 inch, after he had earlier cleared 14-7.…

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Rattlers knock off state’s No. 2 team

March 27, 2015

The Tolar Rattlers (8-1-1) defeated Bosqueville 8-4 at home Friday night in a nondistrict baseball game. Bosqueville, the No. 2 team in the state in Class 2A by the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association, entered the game with a 10-0 record. They had won 33 of their past 34 games.…

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Lady Rattlers win again

March 27, 2015

The Tolar Lady Rattlers improved to 4-0 in District 11-2A softball (8-9 overall) with a 6-2 victory against Perrin Whitt at home Friday. The Lady Rattlers have outscored their past six opponents 95-18.…

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