Living up to her name, Granbury Lady Pirate softball pitcher Kristen was, well, right on the money this past weekend.
Money, a freshman, was nothing short of dominant as the Lady Pirates defeated visiting Arlington Heights 11-0 at home Friday and won 16-0 at O.D. Wyatt Saturday.
In the win over Heights, Money pitched a one-hitter. The game was called after five innings because of the University Interscholastic League’s mercy rule that states if a team is ahead by 10 or more runs after innings, the game is over.… Read the rest
Sometimes all it takes is a little time to gel.
The Lipan Indians opened the season with a 15-6 loss at home to Ranger.
Friday, the Indians went to Ranger and won 16-8.
The win improved the Indians to 5-3 in District 10-A. They are in third place, and the top three teams advance to the playoffs.
Trevor Hedeman led Lipan offensively, going 3-for-5 with a pair of doubles.… Read the rest
The formula has worked for ages.
Give a team a star player and a cast of good, solid teammates and championships are there for the taking.
Such is the case with the Granbury Pirates baseball team this season.
Entering last night’s game at O.D. Wyatt in Fort Worth, the Pirates (13-7 overall, 7-1) were tied for first place in District 7-4A with Arlington Heights (11-7, 7-1).… Read the rest
After sweeping both the boys and girls Class A state basketball championships in the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools, North Central Texas garnered a plethora of postseason individual honors.
The Lady Pioneers, who won a fourth consecutive state championship, received three all-state honors. Senior Carolina Bianchi and junior Esther Udonsi were named to the first team, while senior Jennie Chen was chosen for the second team.… Read the rest
The Tolar Lady Rattlers’ struggles in District 10-2A continued Tuesday with a 13-3 loss at Godley.
It was the fourth consecutive loss for the Lady Rattlers (5-11, 1-5 in district).
“It’s really hard to lose four straight games,” said Tolar coach Christy Collie.
“Errors on defense and lack of big hits on offense is hurting our team. Execution at this level of play is extremely important.”
But Colley made it clear she hasn’t given up hope.… Read the rest
Many anglers, including myself, are fairly active on the computer as well as on the water.
Surprisingly, a lot of good information comes from these fishing/hunting sites for most any lake in Texas. The site I visit most is the www.texasfishingforum.com which covers mainly Texas waters.
Of course, I generally view/post on the striper/hybrid/white bass forum on the Texas Fishing Forum, but there are different forums for crappie, black bass, catfish and saltwater species.… Read the rest
The Tolar Rattlers broke into the win column in District 10-2A in a big way Tuesday, rolling to a 15-1 victory at Godley.
The Rattlers pounded out 11 hits and scored much more than enough to back the four-hit pitching of Lance Smith.
Tolar (9-6 overall) had dropped its first three district games.
“We went back to work (Monday) and worked the kids hard and tried to change their approach at the plate,” said Tolar coach Darrell Hogan.… Read the rest
Albany overcame a three-run deficit to post a 9-6 victory against Lipan in a District 10-A baseball game Tuesday in Albany.
The Indians (4-3, all district games) led 3-0 after batting in the top of the third and 4-2 after the top of the fourth. Albany (7-0 in district) brought five runs home in the bottom of the fourth.
Trevor Hedeman led Lipan, going 3-for-4 at the plate.… Read the rest