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.…
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.…
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.…
Cadence Chiappe, a sophomore at Granbury High School, follows through while watching her forehand volley zip between two opponents from Burleson Centennial for a sharply hit winner Tuesday at the GHS courts. Chiappe and her girls doubles partner, senior Katrice Johnson, easily won their match to help the Pirates blow the visitors out of the water, 19-0.…
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.…
Playing more under control can lead to winning more consistently, and the Granbury Lady Pirates are seeing that as they continue District 8-5A volleyball play.
The Lady Pirates sailed through three straight sets to down the Crowley Lady Eagles, 25-16, 25-8, 25-14 Friday evening at Granbury High’s James Wann Sports Center.…
Granbury’s varsity boys Purple team opened the fall golf season Friday in the Bart Granger Tournament at Pecan Valley Golf Course in Fort Worth, but the Pirates had their minds elsewhere.
Less than one week before, the Pirates lost a beloved teammate. Briggs Berry, a GHS senior who had helped lead the team to the Class 4A state tournament in the spring of 2013 as a sophomore, passed away in a Fort Worth hospital after a long illness.…
DISTRICT 8-5A STANDINGS
Aledo 3-0 24-5
Burleson 1-0 8-6
Joshua 1-0 5-1
Granbury 2-1 20-8
Burleson Centennial 1-1 9-11
Crowley 1-2 8-16
Everman 1-2 16-4
Cleburne 0-3 2-5
Granbury Junior Varsity
GHS def. Crowley, 19-25, 25-7, 25-10
GHS 9th Purple def. Crowley, 25-16, 26-24.
GHS 9th Gold def.…