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Lady Pirates fall to Stephenville

January 24, 2015

The Granbury girls soccer squad lost to Stephenville, 2-0, on Monday night in their home debut for the 2015 season.

The Lady Pirates (1-4) trailed 1-0 at intermission of the game.

The Lady Yellowjackets scored on a free kick in the first 10 minutes of the contest.

Stephenville added its second goal with about 15 minutes remaining in the contest.

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Lady Pirates fall

January 24, 2015
Lady Pirates fall

The Granbury Lady Pirates let go of an early 17-4 lead on the road Tuesday night as Aledo rallied for a 42-39 district girls basketball victory.

Coach Steve Schmidt’s Lady Pirates (2-6 in District 8-5A, 10-15 on the season) jumped to the early 13-point lead and led 17-8 entering the second quarter.

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Pirates hold on, 56-51

January 24, 2015

Granbury sank 10 of 12 free throws in the fourth quarter as the Pirates held on to defeat Aledo 56-51 in district play Tuesday night on the road.

The Pirates (4-2 in District 8-5A, 16-4 for the season) led 9-4 going into the second quarter and 24-12 at halftime.

Granbury’s lead grew to as large as 18 points in the third quarter.

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Pirates rule, 8-0

January 24, 2015
Pirates rule, 8-0

Eight different players scored goals Tuesday night as the Granbury Pirates posted an 8-0 nondistrict soccer victory over Alvarado at Pirate Stadium.

The Pirates, now 2-0, have outscored their two opponents by a 16-1 margin. They topped Vidor at home on Saturday night, 8-1.

Granbury led Alvarado 5-0 at halftime.

The Pirates got goals from Jordan Paff, Trystan Hulsey, Freddy Espinoze, Bryce Gentry, Kaleb Wilson, Tristan Campbell, Eddie Ramirez and Hunter McKenna.

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Lopez signs with Cisco

January 20, 2015
Lopez signs with Cisco

Granbury High School senior softball pitching standout Destini Lopez on Monday signed a letter of intent to play with the Cisco College Lady Wranglers starting with the 2016 season.

Lopez is preparing for her senior year with the Lady Pirates. As a junior last season when Granbury was in District 7-4A, Lopez was voted Pitcher of the Year by the league’s coaches.

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Lady Pirates open with Lubbock tourney

January 20, 2015

The Granbury Lady Pirates played in the Bronze Division final Saturday, closing the three-day Lubbock Invitational and opening their soccer season.

The teams had pool play on Thursday, and Granbury went into the Bronze bracket. Other teams went into the Gold and Silver brackets, depending on how they fared in pool play.

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Pirates dominate in soccer opener

January 20, 2015

Jacob Dyson scored three goals and Tristan Campbell had two Saturday night to help the Granbury Pirates open their 2015 soccer season with a big 8-1 victory over Vidor at Pirate Stadium.

“Our movement of the ball was spectacular,” GHS coach Doug Kissinger said. “The guys were excited to get a real game under their belt.”

The Pirates scored first, at the 9-minute mark in the first half, on a goal by Jordan Paff.

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Pirates slip in OT, 55-47

January 20, 2015
Pirates slip in OT, 55-47

Turnovers and foul problems spelled defeat for the Granbury Pirates Friday in their 55-47 District 8-5A boys basketball home loss to Burleson Centennial.

The game was the second district loss for coach David Breazeale’s Pirates (3-2, 15-4). It was the second district win for the Spartans (2-5, 10-6).

Mitchell May, Granbury’s 6-7 senior post, had a team-leading 17 points, 6 blocked shots and 7 rebounds.

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Lady Pirates roll, 70-51

January 20, 2015
Lady Pirates roll, 70-51

It wasn’t a championship win, but Granbury Lady Pirates head basketball coach Steve Schmidt had a little fun with his players after Friday night’s game.

Senior Bryce Frank, who led Granbury with 21 points, said that the coach sprayed water from a bottle when he came in to speak to them after the 70-51 District 8-5A triumph in the GHS James Wann Sports Center.

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Pirates’ soccer opener tonight

January 17, 2015
Pirates’ soccer opener tonight

Granbury High School boys head soccer coach Doug Kissinger raises his arm while overseeing a practice session on Wednesday at GHS involving varsity and junior varsity players. The Pirates open their regular season tonight at 7, playing host to Vidor at Pirate Stadium. Coach David Winkleman’s Lady Pirates are opening their season away from home in a tournament, the Lubbock Invitational.

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