Lipan qualifiers for the Class A Division II Region III Meet in Bullard April 25-26 include Jorge Hernandez, Catherine Thormann, Lanie Roberts, and Shelby Bontke.
Each reached state in 2013.
They will be joined by a host of other Indians and Lady Indians following the recent Area 17/18 Meet.
Roberts won two gold medals, taking first in the 800-meter run with a 2:39, and in the 1600 in six minutes.… 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
Visiting Maypearl jumped out to a big lead early and went on to post a 15-4 District 10-2A softball victory over Tolar Friday.
Maypearl took a 9-0 after batting in the top of the first inning. They built the advantage to 10-0 before the Lady Rattlers got on the board.
Caitlyn Hall and Katie Keith each had two of the Lady Rattlers’ hits.… Read the rest
Lipan pitcher Lance Ferguson almost unhittable against Eula.
Ferguson surrendered a one-out single in the top of the seventh inning in the Indians’ 8-0 victory.
Ferguson struck out 10 and walked one. He faced 23 batters, two above the minimum.
The Indians committed no errors.
“We played great defense all night with Lance throwing a great game,’ said Lipan coach Mike Permenter.… Read the rest
With both starting pitchers out sick, the Tolar Rattlers’ return home was not a ceremonious one, falling 17-4 to Maypearl.
The Rattlers (9-9 overall) fell to 1-6 in District 10-2A. They are clinging to slim playoff hopes, but must win their final three games at home to have any chance.
“We will have everyone back healthy (last night against Whitney). We will need to win out to have a shot,” said Tolar coach Darrell Hogan.… Read the rest
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
Lipan’s Brenda Ibarra is returning to regional tennis, but this time she’s going in the tournament as the District 16-A champion.
Last season Ibarra advanced to regionals as the district runner-up.
Ibarra breezed through district without losing a match. She disposed of her opponent from Priddy, 6-0, 6-0, followed by a 6-2, 6-1 win over a foe from Mullin in the semifinals.… Read the rest
TRACK AND FIELD
DISTRICT 17-A JUNIOR HIGH MEET
Team score – 139.5 points, first place.
Top individual results
200 – 5. Santana Martinez, 28.97.
400 – 1. Luke whiteley, 1:08.78; 6. Caleb Copeland, 1:09.39.
800 – 1. Luke Whiteley, 2:35.64; 2. Brad Winn, 2:37.91; 5. Logan Jackson, 2:45.71.
1600 – 1. Layton Sharp, 5:55.28; 2. Nathan Wirsdorfer, 6:04.34.… Read the rest
GRANBURY PARKS AND REC
Men’s Spring League
Bomb Squad 6-1
Triple Crown 6-1
Then & Now 5-3
Streeter Electric 4-3
Total Frac’ers 2-6
Thunder Donkeys 2-6
Cyberclinic Cyborgs 1-6
GRANBURY ATHLETIC ASSOC.
Glen Rose 1 0-1-0
Glen Rose 2 0-1-0
Blue Angels GR 0-3-0
GRANBURY ATHLETIC ASSOC.… Read the rest