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Pirates grab first win of season, downing Joshua, 33-2

October 17, 2014

Coach Scotty Pugh’s Pirates notched their first football victory of the season Friday night in Joshua, dominating the Owls to the tune of 33-2. The Pirates are now 1-3 in District 8-5A and 1-6 overall. Granbury’s two sophomore quarterbacks each had successful nights, with Kyler Young throwing three touchdown passs and Rustin Beasley tossing two.…

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Hico holds on to defeat Tolar, 20-19

October 17, 2014

The Tolar Rattlers suffered a 20-19 loss on the road Friday, falling to Hico in a key District 7-2A, Div. I football contest.…

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Pirates advance to regional in team tennis

October 17, 2014

The Granbury Pirates qualified for the regional tournament in team tennis Friday, which will be Oct. 31-Nov. 1 in Wichita Falls. The Pirates defeated Cleburne Friday morning but fell to Aledo (10-4) Friday afternoon in the area round final at McLeland Tennis Center in Fort Worth.…

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Lady Pirates down Crowley in straight sets

October 14, 2014

The 11th-ranked Granbury Lady Pirates defeated Crowley, 25-17, 25-20, 25-21 on the road Tuesday night in a District 8-5A volleyball contest. Coach Tammy Clark’s Lady Pirates improved to 8-2 in district and 26-9 overall. They entered the night tied with Burleson High for second place behind second-ranked Aledo. GHS will play on Friday at Joshua, starting at 5:30 p.m.…

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Pirates dominate area team tennis foe

October 14, 2014

The Granbury Pirates blanked Fort Worth Western Hills Tuesday at the GHS courts in their Class 5A team tennis area playoff, winning all 19 matches. Pirates coach Tyson Stewart said that the Pirates and three other first-round area winners will compete Friday in the second round of area, at McLeland Tennis Center in Fort Worth.…

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GHS girls basketball coach schedules free clinic

October 14, 2014

Steve Schmidt, the new Granbury Lady Pirates basketball coach, announced that Granbury ISD girls in grades 3-8 are invited to a free basketball clinic, 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25. A parent or guardian must be present to sign a waiver at drop-off and to pick up the student. Girls attending are asked to bring their own basketball, with their name written on it, plus clean court shoes. Parents may register their child for the clinic by emailing Schmidt ([email protected]).…

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Lady Pirates down Cleburne in straight sets

October 10, 2014

The Granbury Lady Pirates rolled over Cleburne, 25-13, 25-6, 25-9, Friday night in their District 8-5A volleyball contest and Homecoming game at the James Wann Sports Center. The Lady Pirates improved to 7-2 in district and 25-9 overall. Granbury’s next game will be Tuesday at Crowley.…

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Cornerstone loses to unbeaten Azle Christian

October 10, 2014

Cornerstone Christian Academy was defeated by unbeaten Azle Christian 57-12 Friday night in their TCAF Six-Man Div. II, District 1 football game that was called at the start of the third quarter on the 45-point mercy rule. The Crusaders slipped to 2-4 overall.…

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Tolar beats Hamilton as game is called because of lightning

October 10, 2014

Officials called Tolar’s district football game in Hamilton at the start of the third quarter because of lightning, giving the Rattlers a 48-0 win, their fifth in a row.…

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NCTA wins six-man football district opener

October 10, 2014

The North Central Texas Academy Pioneers won a squeaker Thursday night at home, 38-36, over Richardson Canyon Creek in the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools Six-Man Div. II, District 2 football opener. The Pioneers are now 3-3 on the season, and will have their second district contest next Friday, Oct.…

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