This time the Lady Pirates had the most hits AND the most runs against South Hills.
Behind the four-hit pitching of Destini Lopez, the Lady Pirates defeated the Lady Scorpions 5-2 Friday at the Granbury field.
Granbury, meanwhile, collected eight hits.
When the teams met earlier in the district’s first round, Granbury outhit South Hills 6-1. However, the Lady Pirates lost the game 2-1.… Read the rest
The Granbury Pirates remained tied with Arlington Heights atop the District 7-4A baseball standings with a 10-0 whitewashing of Western Hills Friday.
Granbury pitchers Landon Weatherly and Payton Rhodes combined to pitch a two-hitter. Weatherly struck out seven over three and a third innings.
It’s only the second time in 10 district games that the Pirates (15-7, 9-1 in District 7-4A) have not had a pitcher throw a complete game.… Read the rest
Chelsea Judge’s Granbury High golf career will continue for a little longer.
Judge, a senior, has qualified for Wednesday and Thursday’s Class 4A Region I Tournament in Abilene. It is her second consecutive year to qualify individually, along with leading the team to regionals in 2012.
She advanced this year by shooting a two-day total of 187 at the District 7-4A Tournament this past Tuesday and Wednesday at Pecan Valley.… Read the rest
Granbury pitcher Nathan Hickey has been close to perfect this baseball season.
Tuesday night in Fort Worth he was.
Hickey pitched a five-inning perfect game in a 16-0 victory at O.D. Wyatt. He struck out 13 Chaparrals in the process.
The game was called early because of the University Interscholastic League mercy rule.
Hickey was nothing short of dominant. Of his 63 pitches, 45 were strikes.… Read the rest
Pitchers Destini Lopez and Kristen Money combined to pitch a no-hitter, and the Granbury Lady Pirates had little trouble winning 11-0 at Trimble Tech Tuesday.
The victory improved the Lady Pirates (14-5 overall) to 9-2 in District 7-4A softball. More important, it moved them back into a tie with South Hills (17-6, 9-2) for second place in district, two games behind Aledo.… Read the rest
Unless they start allowing seventh and eighth graders to compete at the high school level, Kate Bramlett’s record cannot be broken.
Bramlett won her fourth District 7-4A tennis championship in four years of varsity play Tuesday when she and partner Elizabeth Morton captured the girls doubles title at Aledo High.
It’s the second straight season in which Bramlett and Morton have teamed to take the title.… Read the rest
Led by Sarah Sledge’s gold medal performance in the high jump, the Granbury track team qualified 12 for area from the District 7-4A Meet Wednesday and Thursday in Aledo.
Nine Lady Pirates and three Pirates will compete in the 7/8-4A Area Meet Wednesday and Thursday at Clark Stadium in Fort Worth. It will feature the top four finishers in each event from District 7-4A and 8-4A.… Read the rest