The Campus Comet

Billie Baseball Start off 1-1 in District

Jarrett Beard batting for the Billies against Comfort.

Dilllon Rabon, Staff

April 18, 2019

The Billies Take Down the Bulldogs in District Matchup The Billies traveled to Bandera on March 26 in a district matchup looking to get back on the winning slate. The Billies did just that as they came home with an 8-1 win, starting off district strong. Hobbs Price led the way for the Bil...

Girls Track Dominates in Bandera 

Caitie Huff battles for third place in Bandera.

Dillon Rabon

April 2, 2019

The Billie girls’ track team traveled to Bandera on March 2 looking to take home the first place prize. The Billie’s did just that, as the girls’ varsity team topped Del Rio by half a point with a total 156.5 securing first place. The girls’ JV team also blew the competition out of the water taking ho...

Golf Teams Get into the Swing of Things 

Allison James, Kayla Feller, Madelyn Embrey and Grace Grona smile with their medals after placing second at Flying L golf course.

Allison James

March 28, 2019

The boys’ varsity golf team played in the state preview at Plum Creek in Kyle. Some of the top 4A teams attended this tournament, who will possibly be going to state in May. The boys placed fourth as they shot a two-round total of 656, playing a total of 36 holes, Feb. 25.  “Not bad for our first rounds there, ...

Billie Softball Comes Out Victorious Against Boerne

Kate Wenzel hits in Ashlyn Weinheimer and Grace Duecker during the Boerne game.

Cami Tubbs, Staff

March 27, 2019

The Greyhounds were up 8-1 in the fourth inning. Going into the seventh inning, the Billies hit across four runs tying the score 8-8. Madi Findley’s walk off in the eighth inning broke the tie, winning the game for the Billies 9-8. During the extra eighth inning AJ Davis walked, and Olivia Findley...

Girls’ Soccer Loses Players but Fights Through District

Harley Wilferth, recently concussed, stops a Taylor-forward from shooting.

Sydney Holster

March 20, 2019

Coming into soccer season this year I had great expectations for the 2019 girls’ varsity team. With the first tournament game against Liberty Hill, the reigning state champions, our team held the score 0-0 until the last fateful 15 seconds when Liberty Hill scored the winning goal. Leaving this tournam...

Boys Track Dominates at Canyon Lake Meet 

Boys Track Dominates at Canyon Lake Meet 

Dilllon Rabon, Staff

March 7, 2019

With a new season on the rise, the Billies traveled to Canyon Lake with hopes of starting off the new season on a high note. The Billies did just that, as the boys’ varsity track team finished first at the meet and the boys’ JV came out as second.  “I am extremely proud of how we perfo...

Billie Powerlifting Raises the Bar

Freshman John Tewksbury squats during the Lago Vista meet.

Allison James

March 6, 2019

The Billie powerlifting team took on multiple schools in Lago Vista, on Feb. 14. In the girls’ division, Elizabeth Sebera placed second in her weight class, garnering five points. “Powerlifting is so much fun, feeling the adrenaline rush when I lift any weight and knowing I’m stronger than ...

Billies Victorious Against Rouse

Madi Findley gets ready to bat.

Cami Tubbs

March 5, 2019

Madi Findley hit a walk-off double, scoring two runs against Rouse and giving the Billies the win ending the game 5-3. Ashlyn Weinheimer started the game off for the Billies, scoring a run in the first inning. Ashley Dressen singled, scoring a run. Findley had the most hits in the game with thre...

Varsity Tennis Aces Competition in the Billie Invitational

 

The varsity tennis team stands for a picture after their tournament.

Claire Maxcey, Staff

March 4, 2019

Billie tennis has officially started their spring season for the 2019 school year. Varsity played in four tournaments since Jan. 25 with their most recent tournament being the Billie Invitational played on Feb. 22-23 at the Fredericksburg High School and Lady Bird Park courts.   Playing boys’...

Girls Win Area Champs

Girls Win Area Champs

Caitie Huff, Staff

March 4, 2019

Written by Caitie Huff                 The girls’ basketball team faced the La Grange Lady Leps in the second round of playoffs on Feb. 12. The Billies won with a score on 66-42, earning the title of Area Champions.                 Offensive leaders of the game were senior ...

Swim State Qualifiers 

Swim State Qualifiers 

Cami Tubbs, Staff

February 26, 2019

State Qualifiers  Cami Tubbs                  The Battlin Billie Swim team competed at the University of Texas on Feb. 15-16. The FHS boys team placed 30th among the 5A teams at state.                  “We are extremely proud of Troy Kneese, Tony Martinez, Graham Hammond, T...

Girls Win Area Champs 

Girls Win Area Champs 

Caitie Huff 

February 25, 2019

                The girls’ basketball team faced the La Grange Lady Leps in the second round of playoffs on Feb. 12. The Billies won with a score on 66-42, earning the title of Area Champions.                 Offensive leaders of the game were senior Mia Torres, sophom...