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Tolar enjoys 7-on-7 success

July 16, 2014

As the Tolar Rattlers prepare for what will be a challenging fall football schedule, they are coming off their best summer of 7-on-7 football.

The Rattlers fell a little short of their goal of reaching the 7-on-7 State Tournament, but they were successful in almost every other way.

The Rattlers posted an 18-8 record.

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Hit the ground flying

July 16, 2014
Hit the ground flying

Tolar’s Noble Carter gives it his all during a Hood County Flyers track practice at Granbury Middle School. Last year the team rose to great heights in the inaugural season, and this year’s track season is off to a promising start. The team shined at the Comanche Ribbon Relays.

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Headed to HSU

June 11, 2014
Headed to HSU

Tolar’s Garrett Winston (seated, center) has signed a letter-of-intent to be on the Hardin-Simmons University track team next season. Winston advanced to the Class 2A State Meet this season in the triple jump. Pictured with him are his parents (also seated) Ann and Eldon Winston, along with (back row, from left) Tolar assistant track coach Mike Franklin, athletic director Brad Morgan, and head track coach Gregg Lee.

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Taking It To Next Level: Area athletes sign in variety of sports

May 28, 2014
Taking It To Next Level: Area athletes sign in variety of sports

A handful of area athletes recently signed letters-of-intent to play their respective sport in college.

Granbury pitcher Nathan Hickey, who set a school record with a 0.32 earned run average, has signed with Paris Junior College. Hickey is also only the third pitcher in GHS history to strike out 100 batters in a season.

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Tolar, GHS athletes academic all-state

May 28, 2014

Not only is Reagan Mabery one of the top athletes in Texas, she is also one of the smartest.

The Tolar pole vaulter, who recently made her fourth consecutive appearance at the Class 2A State Track and Field Meet, was named Class 2A Academic All-State by the Texas Girls Coaches Association.

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Subvarsity Roundup: Track and Field

May 28, 2014

DISTRICT 10-2A JUNIOR HIGH MEET

Tolar results

Seventh-Grade Boys

Team score

148.5 points, second place.

Top individual results

100 – 3. Charles Weinrick, 12.78.

200 – 2. Leo Ramirez, 25.59.

400 – 3. Kolton Crawford, 1:04.21.

800 – 2. Dienuer Bonnell, 2:40.05; 5. Jacob Carr, 2:49.55.

1600 – 4. Kendrick anders, 6:18.65.

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Tolar SB players all-district

May 24, 2014

Just over a year ago, some wondered if Haley Webb would live to see another see another softball.

Now, they are celebrating her being one of the top players in District 10-2A.

Webb, who missed most of last season after being hit in the head with a softball, was recently named first-team All-District 10-2A by the league’s coaches.

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Rattler jumper has guts

May 14, 2014
Rattler jumper has guts

AUSTIN – Garrett Winston is a man of few words.

However, the Tolar High senior spoke volumes with his performance at the Class 2A State Track and Field Meet Friday.

Winston didn’t win a medal. But sometimes you don’t need a medal to be the most impressive performer.

Competing with an ankle swollen to the size of a stick of lumber, Winston participated in the triple jump.

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Tolar SB drops finale

April 23, 2014

The Tolar Lady Rattlers’ softball season came to an end recently with a 9-2 loss at Whitney.

The Lady Rattlers (6-14, 2-8 in District 10-2A) led 2-1 after four innings before Whitney scored three runs in the fifth.

Tolar managed a single hit in the contest, a two-run single by Katie Keith.

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Godley rallies past Rattlers in eight

April 23, 2014

The Tolar Rattlers had their 10th baseball victory of the season in their grasp Friday.

Then they played the seventh – and the eighth – innings.

Godley rallied for a run in the top of the seventh, then scored three in the eighth for a 7-4 win over the Rattlers.

Dakota Endsley doubled for Tolar, while Alec Elder drove in two runs.

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