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VFD golf champs

June 20, 2015
VFD golf champs

This quintet won the championship of the Pecan Plantation VFD & EMS Auxiliary Golf Tournament. Pictured (from left) is the winning team of Ricky Tompkins, Justin Tompkins, David Gray, Barbara Gray and Chad Gray. Second place went to David Nickel, Kristi Nickel, Cheryl Fishback, Brad Montgomery and Phillip Tannery, while third place went to Don Campbell, Mary Campbell, Jerry Coleman, Nancy Coleman and John Conine.

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Parks and Recreation

June 20, 2015

SOFTBALL

Monday Mixed National

Standings

Hit That 4-0

Guns & Glitter 3-1

Pop Outs 1-2

Sons of Pitches 1-3

River Bottoms 0-3

Scores

Hit That 12, Guns and Glitter 11

Sons of Pitches 9, River Bottoms 6

Hit That 12, Pop Outs 0

Guns & Glitter 13, Pop Outs 7

Hit That 21, River Bottoms 11

Hit That 19, Sons of Pitches 11

Guns & Glitter 17, Sons of Pitches 2

Pop Outs 11, Sons of Pitches 10

Guns & Glitter 17, River Bottoms 8

Monday Mixed American

Standings

Pitches Be Crazy 4-0

Keggers 2-2

Leather & Lace 0-4

Scores

Pitches Be Crazy 13, Leather & Lace 9

Pitches Be Crazy 15, Keggers 12

Keggers 17, Leather & Lace 6

Pitches Be Crazy 8, Keggers 7

Keggers 11, Leather & Lace 8

Pitches Be Crazy 22, Leather & Lace 8

Monday Mixed Competitive

Standings

NTX DTP 2-0

Foul Play 2-1

#downtownpound 2-2

Plum Crazy 2-2

Jagerbombers 0-3

Scores

NTX DTP defeated Plum Crazy

Foul Play 10, Plum Crazy 7

Foul Play 20, #downpoundpound 10

#downtownpound 9, Jagerbombers 6

NTX DTP 7, Jagerbombers 0 (forfeit)

#downtopound 15, Jagerbombers 8

Plum Crazy 15, #downtopound 13

Plum Crazy 14, Foul Play 6

Wednesday Men’s American

Standings

Strikers 3-1

Scared Hitless 2-1

Angry 2-1

Demon Sports 1-3

Dirty 1-3

Scores

Angry 12, Dirty 9

Scared Hitless 11, Dirty 10

Strikers 11, Scared Hitless 7

Demon Sports 24, Strikers 7

Angry 28, Demon Sports 14

Strikers 14, Dirty 8

Dirty 12, Demon Sports 11

Scared Hitless 16, Demon Sports 15

Strikers 15, Angry 12

Wednesday Men’s National

Standings

Triple Crown 4-0

Bomb Squad 2-2

Then & Now 2-2

Fireballs 0-4

Scores

Then & Now 10, Fireballs 3

Triple Crown 17, Fireballs 3

Triple Crown 23, Bomb Squad 12

Bomb Squad 23, Then & Now 14

Then & Now 21, Fireballs 10

Bomb Squad 23, Fireballs 2

Triple Crown 18, Bomb Squad 16

Triple Crown 17, Then & Now 4

VOLLEYBALL

Standings

Abrego 4-0

Holt 4-1

Baker 3-1

Revengers 3-2

Perkins 1-3

Thomas 1-3

Lewallen 0-6

Scores

Holt defeated Revengers 24-26, 25-8, 15-4

Holt defeated Thomas 25-9, 25-16

Perkins defeated Lewallen 15-25, 25-18, 15-7

Abrego defeated Baker 25-21, 22-25, 15-10

Abrego defeated Lewallen 25-23, 25-17

Baker defeated Lewallen 25-15, 14-25, 15-3

Holt defeated Perkins 25-3, 25-7

Revengers defeated Thomas 21-25, 25-16, 15-12

Baker defeated Perkins 25-6, 25-10

Holt defeated Thomas 25-13, 25-11

Thomas defeated Perkins 25-9, 25-10

Baker defeated Lewallen 25-8, 25-11

Revengers defeated Lewallen 25-11, 25-19

Abrego defeated Holt 18-25, 25-20, 25-12

BASKETBALL

Summer Men’s

Standings

Lonnie 3-0

Alban 2-1

Villa 2-1

Abrego 1-2

Long Shots 1-2

Spikes 0-3

Scores

Alban 73, Spikes 29

Villa 77, Long Shots 29

Lonnie 53, Abrego 51

Abrego 62, Spikes 48

Villa 75, Alban 67

Lonnie 52, Long Shots 37

Lonnie 62, Villa 55

Alban 64, Abrego 61

Long Shots 47, Spikes 44

Summer Women’s

Standings

Victorious Secret 3-0

Dirty Cheetahs 2-1

The Industry 1-2

HERR-ICANES 0-3

Scores

Victorious Secret 40, Dirty Cheetahs 30

The Industry 34, HERR-ICANES 27

Victorious Secret 47, HERRI-ICANES 22

Dirty Cheetahs 47, The Industry 42

Dirty Cheetahs 50, HERR-ICANES 33

Victorious Secret 41, The Industry 37

KICKBALL

Standings

Team Bennett 3-0

Pitch, Please 2-1-1

Schwetty 1-1-1

Beautiful 0-2

Recess Rejects 0-2

Scores

Pitch, Please 13, Recess Rejects 3

Pitch, Please 5, Beautiful 2

Team Bennett 3, Schewtty 2

Team Bennett 15, Beautiful 0

Team Bennett 2, Pitch, Please 1

Schwetty 4, Recess Rejects 2

Pitch, Please 3, Schwetty 3

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Husband-wife team new NCTA coaches

June 20, 2015

Two new coaches have joined the staff at North Central Texas Academy.

Chief Operating Officer Chuck Shipman announced the hiring of Jordan and James Southerland, a husband-and-wife team who have been at DeSoto Canterbury the past two years.

“They are going to be great additions to our program,” said Shipman. “They have family in the area also.

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Scoreboard

June 20, 2015

GOLF

NUTCRACKER COWGIRL CLASSIC

First Flight

Gross – 1. Erkes/Guthrie, 2. Savage/Bishop, 3. Murphy/Judge.

net – 1. Miller/Hassenzahl, 2. Henderson/Quilty, 3. Fair/Lansen.

Second Flight

Gross – 1. Spears/Dewey, 2. Burns/Johns, 3. Andrews/Gray.

Net – 1. Bourland/Wayson, 2. Berry/Sikes, 3. Brown/Bell.

Third Flight

Gross – 1. Ritenour/Cole, 2. Morton/Kirby, 3. McComas/Goforth.

Net – 1.

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SEALS open season with dominant performance

June 17, 2015
SEALS open season with dominant performance

The Granbury SEALS swim team graciously let other teams swim in their pool Saturday.

However, they kept most of the points scored in the first meet of the summer to themselves.

The SEALS dominated in both the male and female divisions. The ladies nearly quadrupled their closest competitor, scoring 2,904 points to 850 for Ridglea Pool Association.

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Five Pirates on All-8-5A

June 17, 2015
Five Pirates on All-8-5A

Brad Eppler needed a break from yard work, and what better time to take one than a moment to talk about his players who made the All-District 8-5A Baseball Team?

Of course, Eppler already knew who received what award. He was in the room when the coaches voted last month. Still, the Granbury coach was more than ready to take a chance to elaborate on the selections.

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Sports Briefs

June 17, 2015

AFFINITY F1 HOSTING 5K GLOW RUN ON JULY 24

Affinity F1 Racing, the F1 in Schools team at Granbury High School, is hosting a 5K Glow Run on Friday, July 24.

The festivities will kick off at Tidwell Field, the baseball stadium located behind GHS. Registration will begin at 8 p.m., with the race following at 9.

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‘Dave Campbell’s’ has Rattlers third, Pirates seventh

June 17, 2015

The bible of Texas high school football, “Dave Campbell’s Texas Football,” has hit the newsstands, and folks all over the state are clamoring to see where their respective teams are picked to finish.

Locally, three of four teams are expected to return to the postseason.

The Granbury Pirates are the lone exception, predicted by the magazine to once again finish seventh out of eight teams in the University Interscholastic League’s District 8-5A.

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Flyers compete at MW

June 17, 2015

The Hood County Flyers competed in their second meet of the season Saturday in Mineral Wells, finishing third as a team.

Caleb Lawrence led the Flyers, winning a pair of gold medals in the Boys 16-Under division. He clocked a winning time of 23.43 seconds int he 200-meter dash and an 11.14 in the 100.

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State academic honors plenty for area players

June 17, 2015

Numerous student-athletes from Granbury and Tolar were named academic all-state by a variety of organizations this spring.

In all, 21 athletes from Granbury (12 girls, 9 boys) and two from Tolar (1 boy, 1 girl) were honored in several sports.

For five of the athletes the spring brought about their second academic all-state recognition.

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