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The Lady Badgers have experienced pitchers on the squad, but they have lost several key players in fielding positions since last softball season. Seniors Collyn Schuricht and Cally Reding are

Dax Brookreson (5) and Sosa Sokimi (33) trap a Burnet player in Friday’s freshman game. The Badger freshmen beat Burnet 42-34 to improve to 4-3 in district. Jett Bramon (not

Amanda Rinehart (33) defends against Burnet in the LHS ninth-grade team’s 41-32 victory on Friday. The Lady Badger freshmen ended the season Friday, as Eastside Memorial does not have a

The Lometa Hornets kept things close in the first half of Friday’s game at Jonesboro, but the Eagles pulled away in the third quarter and won 56-39. “We had several

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The Badgers and Lady Badgers took mostly first-year lifters to the Hico powerlifting meet Thursday. Caden Thrift placed fifth in the boys’ superheavyweight division. Brianna Miller, Mia Martell and Lila

The Badgers dropped the eighth-grade “A” boys’ game to Burnet 41-24 on Thursday. Lampasas “played very well on defense ... created lots of turnovers, just had trouble scoring as the

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Mark Myers almost missed his shot to coach in Lampasas, but now he sees long-term opportunity here as he continues leading one of the Lady Badgers’ best seasons on record.

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Freshman Cobie Chandler scored a hat trick in her first varsity district game, an 8-0 blowout at Florence Tuesday night. Olivia Zmolik scored twice. Brenna Lewellen, Sydne Bunce and Keona

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