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Rattlers throttle Rio Vista for fourth win in a row

October 1, 2014
Rattlers throttle Rio Vista for fourth win in a row

The naming of the 2014 Tolar Homecoming queen proved to be the only suspense on Friday night at Rattler Stadium.

Tolar cruised to a 42-7 victory, dominating the Eagles of Rio Vista in Tolar’s final nondistrict football contest of the season.

Tolar’s defense held Rio Vista to 185 yards of total offense, including negative four yards in the third quarter.

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Pirates fall to Elks in district opener

October 1, 2014
Pirates fall to Elks in district opener

BURLESON – The Granbury Pirates had some minor victories in their District 8-5A football opener Friday night at Burleson Stadium, but not nearly enough to earn a win.

The Pirates had two defensive stops – one inside their 5-yard line and one inside their 20 – in the second quarter. Also, Granbury’s offense had no turnovers in the second half, and running back Eugene Geis posted 102 yards rushing.

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Lady Pirates top Burleson

October 1, 2014

The state-ranked Granbury Lady Pirates captured their fourth consecutive District 8-5A volleyball victory Friday night, downing Burleson High, 25-22, 25-13, 25-15.

It was the first district loss this season for Burleson, and the Lady Pirates (22-8 overall) are now tied with the Lady Elks for second place in the district, at 4-1.

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Granbury opens girls fall golf with annual Lady Pirate Classic

October 1, 2014
Granbury opens girls fall golf with annual Lady Pirate Classic

The Granbury High School girls golf team opened the fall schedule Friday and Saturday in the annual Lady Pirate Classic at Harbor Lakes Golf Course.

The Lady Pirates shot a 384 on Friday and 371 on Saturday for an overall team score of 755. They placed 16th out of the 17 full squads there.

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Scoreboard

October 1, 2014

VOLLEYBALL

DISTRICT 8-5A STANDINGS

District Season

Aledo 5-0 27-7

Granbury 4-1 22-8

Burleson 4-1 20-10

Burleson Centennial 3-2 13-19

Crowley 2-4 5-15-1

Joshua 1-4 18-13

Cleburne 1-4 6-14

Everman 0-5 22-10

Last Friday’s Results

Granbury def. Burleson High, 3-0; Burleson Centennial def. Everman, 3-0; Aledo def. Joshua, 3-0; Crowley def. Cleburne, 3-0.

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NCTA dumps McKinney in Homecoming

October 1, 2014
NCTA dumps McKinney in Homecoming

Tyler Hoskins scored six touchdowns as the North Central Texas Academy Pioneers bounced back from two straight six-man football losses, downing McKinney Cornerstone Friday night, 58-12.

Coach Kirby Rasco’s squad ended the matchup on the 45-point mercy rule in the third quarter.

Rasco said all of his players played hard, and everyone saw playing time.

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Cornerstone falls to Lucas

October 1, 2014
Cornerstone falls to Lucas

The Cornerstone Christian Academy Crusaders, far from full strength because of injuries, fell to Lucas Christian Academy by a 64-18 margin Friday at home in six-man football.

Cornerstone slipped to 1-4 overall, losing its third in a row.

Coach Chris Eikenhorst said that his Crusaders are missing three offensive and four defensive starters because of various injuries.

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Golfers begin with tourneys

September 27, 2014

Granbury High School’s boys and girls golf teams have begun their fall season, competing in tournaments their coaches hope will help prepare them for the District 8-5A spring schedule.

The Lady Pirates, coached by Becky Addison, are playing host to their annual girls tournament.

The Lady Pirate Classic, which features 19 teams competing at Harbor Lakes Golf Course, began yesterday.

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Scoreboard

September 27, 2014

VOLLEYBALL

DISTRICT 8-5A STANDINGS

District Season

Aledo 4-0 26-7

Burleson 4-0 20-9

Granbury 3-1 21-8

Burleson Centennial 3-3 9-11

Joshua 1-3 18-12

Cleburne 1-3 6-13

Crowley 1-4 8-17

Everman 0-4 22-9

Acton Middle School

At Joshua Tournament Sept. 20

AMS 8th Grade Purple

Pool play – Burleson Hughes def. AMS15-12, 15-11; Cleburne Smith def.

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Lance McLean tournament winners

September 27, 2014
Lance McLean tournament winners

The second annual Lance McLean Memorial Benefit Golf Tournament, held Sept. 20 at Squaw Valley Golf Course near Glen Rose, was won by G-Force of Granbury. The event benefits the family of the late Hood County Sheriff’s Office deputy Lance McLean, who was killed in the line of duty. Pictured (from left) are Sheriff Roger Deeds along with G-Force team members Brian Brice, Eric Morris, Nick Olivarri and Jeff Pickrel.

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