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GHS tennis sending seven to regionals; Judge qualifies for regional golf

April 9, 2014

District tennis/golf tournaments
The Granbury High tennis team qualified seven players for next week’s Class 4A Region I Tournament in Abilene. They were led by the girls doubles duo of Kate Bramlett and Elizabeth Morton, who successfully defended their District 7-4A championship and took the first step toward a return to state. Bramlett and Morton defeated teammates Alex Jenny and Keelyn Taylor in the finals, meaning Jenny and Taylor will be joining them at regionals.… Read the rest

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Area baseball/softball

April 8, 2014

Tuesday, April 8 Baseball Granbury (14-7, 8-1 in District 7-4A) 16, O.D. Wyatt 0
Grandview 14, Tolar (9-8, 1-45 in District 10-2A) 8
Santo 17, Lipan (5-4, all District 10-A) 1
Granbury (14-5, 9-2 in District 7-4A) 11, Trimble Tech 0
Grandview 10, Tolar (6-12, 2-6 in District 10-2A) 0
Ranger 16, Lipan 1
Ranger 26, Lipan (0-10) 2… Read the rest

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Lady Pirates win twice in less than a day, Money throws no-hitter

April 5, 2014

Area softball
Saturday, April 5

Granbury (13-5, 8-2 in District 7-4A) 16, O.D. Wyatt 0
Originally postponed from Tuesday to Thursday because of Fort Worth scheduling conflicts, and postponed again because of rain.
Friday, April 4
Granbury 11, Arlington Heights 0
Kristen Money pitches no-hitter and strikes out 11 in five innings.
Tolar (6-11, 2-5 in 10-2A) 10, Rio Vista 5
Gordon 19, Lipan 15; Gordon 16, Lipan (0-8)  6Read the rest

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Pirates stay tied for first

April 4, 2014

Area baseball
Friday, April 4
Rio Vista 10, Tolar (9-7, 1-4 in District 10-2A) 4
Lipan (5-3, all 10-A games) 16, Ranger 8
Indians avenge 15-6 loss at home to open season.
Thursday, April 3
Granbury (13-7, 7-1 in District 7-4A) 12, South Hills 2
Payton Rhodes gets pitching victory and bangs out a pair of doubles as Pirates stay tied with the winner between and Aledo and Arlington Heights (playing Friday) for first place in District 7-4A.… Read the rest

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Pirate golfers qualify for regionals again

April 3, 2014

The Granbury Pirates are making their sixth consecutive regional appearance after finishing second at the District 7-4A Tournament on Pecan Valley’s River Course Wednesday and Thursday. The Pirates No. 1 squad posted a two-day total of 618 (308-310). Aledo No. 1 won with a 607 (298-309), and Aledo No. 2 took third with a 631. The Pirates were led by their lone senior, Baker White, who shot a 10-over-par 150 (71-79).… Read the rest

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Are you going to the Final Four?

March 31, 2014

The Hood County News is looking for folks who are planning to attend this weekend’s Final four in Arlington Saturday and/or Monday. If you are going and have a story to tell, please send info to [email protected]. Please include a contact number.… Read the rest

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Pirates move back into first place tie

March 29, 2014

Area baseball
Friday, March 28
Granbury (12-7, 6-1 in District 7-4A) 5, Arlington Heights (10-7, 6-1 ) 2
Nathan Hickey (5-0) strikes out nine and walks one, while Pirates take advantage of seven walks received.
Lipan (4-2, 3-2 in District 10-A) 12, Gordon 1
Indians have outscored their opponents 47-12 in four victories.
Whitney 4, Tolar (8-6, 0-3 in District 10-2A) 3… Read the rest

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Area softball

March 29, 2014

Friday, May 28
Granbury (11-5, 6-2 in District 7-4A) 15, Southwest 0
Gorman 16, Lipan 0
Gorman 15 Lipan (0-4) 0
Whitney 12, Tolar (5-10, 1-4 in District 10-2A) 1… Read the rest

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Steers end Pirates’ soccer season

March 28, 2014

Class 4A area (second round) soccer playoff
Kangaroo Stadium, Weatherford
North Side 5, Granbury 2
For the second time in four years, the Steers (21-5-1) end the season for the Pirates. Granbury finishes 8-7-7 after defeating Mansfield Lake Ridge 2-0 in bidistrict. North Side broke the game open with two goals in the final 3:25. Bryce Gentry and Trystan Hulsey each had a goal for Granbury.… Read the rest

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Pirates drop first district game, thriller in Aledo

March 25, 2014

Area baseball
Tuesday, March 28
Aledo (17-2, 5-1 in 7-4A) 4, Granbury (11-7, 5-1) 3
Pirates give up two runs on a pair of errors in final inning to miss upset of state’s No. 7 team on the road.
Maypearl 5, Tolar (7-5, 0-2 in 10-2A) 4
Rattlers lose on run in bottom of seventh inning.
Baird 6, Lipan (3-2, 2-2 in 10-A) 4
Indians’ three-game win streak at Baird, 5 p.m.… Read the rest

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