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Lady Pirates face biggest test of season in regular-season final

February 8, 2016

Tuesday girls basketball
Burleson Centennial (14-12, 9-4 in District 8-5A) at Granbury (12-18, 6-7), 8 p.m. Lady Spartans have wrapped up third place in district, but Lady Pirates are in need of a win and some help to get in without having a district playoff. If Granbury wins and Cleburne loses to Joshua, Lady Pirates are in postseason.…

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Pirates at home for clutch district contest

February 8, 2016

Tuesday boys basketball
Burleson Centennial (15-9, 7-4 in District 8-5A) at Granbury (12-15, 7-4), 6:30 p.m. Winner moves into sole possession of third place in district with two games to play. Centennial won first contest at home 56-41. Granbury is looking to make back-to-back playoff appearances for the first time since the 1992-93 and 1993-94 seasons.…

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Lipan squads hit the road

February 8, 2016

Tuesday basketball
Girls
Lipan (26-6, 9-0 in District 18-A, No. 2 in state) at Gordon, 6:30 p.m. Playoffs await district champion Lady Indians.
Boys
Lipan (28-0, 7-0 in District 18-A, No. 1 in state) at Gordon, 8 p.m. Indians can wrap up No. 1 spot in district with win.…

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Tolar basketball teams on road

February 8, 2016

Tuesday
Girls
Tolar (10-19, 2-9 in District 10-2A) at Hamilton(14-10, 5-6), 6:30 p.m. Lady Rattlers’ season final.
Boys
Tolar (12-13, 8-1 in District 10-2A) at Hamilton, 8 p.m. Rattlers sit alone atop district, hope to avoid upset.…

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Tuesday soccer

February 8, 2016

Girls
Granbury (4-6-2, 2-2 in District 8-5A) at Burleson Centennial (8-2-3, 2-1-1), 6 p.m., Lady Pirates out to end two-game losing streak.
Boys
Granbury (10-0-3, 3-0-1 in District 8-5A) at Burleson Centennial (2-8-1, 1-3), 7:30 p.m., Pirates have nine shutouts this season and have surrendered just five goals.…

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Kaylee Brawner leads four Lady Pirates to state swimming

February 8, 2016

Granbury High junior Kaylee Brawner will be making her third consecutive trip to the University Interscholastic League State Swim Meet this weekend. She won the 50-yard and 100-yard freestyle events at the Class 5A Region II Meet in Mansfield this past weekend. She will be joined by her freshman sister Kinsey and seniors Sarah Spradlin and Jessica Gryder on the 200 and 400 free relays, which earned wild-card entries after finishing second in both events.…

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Friday soccer

February 5, 2016

Boys
Granbury (11-0-2, 3-0-1 in District 8-5A) 3, Joshua 0
Girls
Joshua (10-0-1, 4-0 in District 8-5A) 3, Granbury (4-6-2, 2-2) 0…

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Lady Pirates fall at Joshua, 8-5A playoff race coming down to wire

February 5, 2016

Joshua (12-16, 5-8 in District 8-5A) 45, Granbury (12-18, 6-7) 42. Loss, combined with Cleburne’s win over Everman, leaves teams tied for fourth playoff berth with one game remaining. Granbury hosts Burleson Centennial Tuesday, and a win would guarantee no worse than a tie for final berth.
Ranger 74, Tolar (10-19, 2-9 in District 10-2A) 48
Huckabay at Lipan (25-6, 8-0 in District 18-A, No.…

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Pirates get big win and some help

February 5, 2016

Friday boys basketball
Granbury (12-15, 7-4 in District 8-5A) 67, Joshua (13-14, 3-8) 41. Victory, combined with Burleson Centennial’s upset loss to Burleson, leaves Pirates tied with Spartans for third place as the teams meet Tuesday in Granbury.
Tolar (12-13, 8-1 in District 10-2A) 60, Ranger 14. Rattlers have sole possession of first place in district with three games remaining.…

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Tuesday soccer

February 2, 2016

Games are at Wheat Middle School
Girls
Cleburne (9-3, 2-1 in District 8-5A) 2, Granbury (4-5-2, 2-1) 1
Boys
Granbury (10-0-2, 2-0-1 in District 8-5A) 2, Cleburne (3-5-2, 1-1-1) 1 (shootiut)…

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