Pool A – Granbury, North Dallas, Nolan Catholic, Trophy Club Nelson
North Dallas vs. Granbury, 11 a.m., James Wann Sports Center
Nelson vs. North Dallas, 3:30 p.m., James Wann
Nolan Catholic vs. Granbury, 8 p.m., James Wann
Nolan vs. Nelson, 2 p.m., James Wann
North Dallas vs. Nolan, 6:30 p.m., Pirate Gym
Nelson vs. Granbury, 8 p.m. James Wann
Pool B – All Saints, Everman, Brewer, Mansfield Lake Ridge
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Quarterback Corbin Wood was voted Offensive Player of the Year and running back Cory Solomon earned first-team all-district for a third straight year to lead the way for Tolar in the 6-2A all-district football voting for the 2013 season.
The potent offensive duo helped lead the district runner-up Rattlers to a second consecutive 9-3 season and a spot in the second round of the 2A Division II playoffs under head coach Mike Franklin.… Read the rest
The first Texstar Tournament of Champions in Lipan only lasted one day, but the Indians made the most of their lone game Thursday before icy weather forced cancellation.
The Indians (3-4) defeated Blum 67-49, pulling away in the final quarter to secure the victory.
“It was a good game for us against a team that went two rounds deep in the playoffs last year and had everyone back from that team,” said Lipan coach Cody Chandler.… Read the rest
The first Texstar Tournament of Champions was short-lived and the Lipan Lady Indians made short work of their one opponent before icy weather canceled the remainder of the event.
The Lady Indians (10-1), in winning for the 10th straight game, got 23 points from Lanie Roberts, one of four Lipan girls to score in double figures. Kylee Cross contributed 14 points.… Read the rest
The Granbury Pirates are 1-3 this basketball season, but are just a few points away from being 4-0.
The latest close loss was 64-62 at home Tuesday to Kennedale, the No. 5 team in the state in Class 3A and a perennial power.
“They (Kennedale) played good, but we played our brains out, as coach Breazeale likes to say,” said guard Clay Brawner, who scored 25 points with nine rebounds, seven assists and four steals.… Read the rest
Since she took over as Granbury Lady Pirates head volleyball coach 11 seasons ago, Tammy Clark has stressed success in the classroom even more than winning on the court.
As her teams have steadily improved, having the best season in school history this year, her players have also consistently been among the smartest in the state.
The same is true this season as two members of the Lady Pirates were recently named to the Texas Girls Coaches Association Academic All-State Team.… Read the rest
Led By Shauna Coleman’s dominant night, the Lipan Lady Indians won their ninth consecutive basketball game Tuesday night, defeating visiting Keene 79-45.
Coleman scored 28 points, grabbed 16 rebounds (seven offensive), had five steals and three blocks as Lipan improved to 9-1.
The Lady Indians are ranked second in the state in Class A Division II by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches.… Read the rest
Visiting Keene pulled away from the Lipan Indians in the second half Tuesday for a 60-52 basketball win.
Lipan (2-3) was led by Trevor Hedeman with 18 points and seven rebounds.
Keene led 26-24 at the half.
The game featured 65 free throw attempts (43 by Lipan, 22 by Keene). The Indians hit just 20 of their attempts and Keene managed just 11 makes.… Read the rest