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Billies Soccer Take On the Wimberley Tournament 

Billies Soccer Take On the Wimberley Tournament 

Dillon Rabon, Staff

February 25, 2019

The Billies traveled to Wimberley on Jan. 17 and look to take on the Wimberley tournament. The Billies struggled to stay healthy and had 3-5 starters out all weekend. The Bilies went 1-2 in the tournament, but look to get back on track once they have a healthy team. The Billies played Leander Glenn in t...

Mia Torres Scores 1500 Career Points

Mia Torres embraces her mother after being awarded her plaque and ball for 1500 career points.

Caitie Huff , Staff

February 13, 2019

The stands are full. Every student is standing up, buzzing with excitement. Mia. Mia. Mia. The crowd chants. Senior Mia Torres steps up to the free throw line. 1499 points. One to go. She takes a deep breath. Dribbles. Once. Twice. She sets the ball and shoots a seemingly easy, nothing-but-net shot. ...

The Freshmen Take Down the Greyhounds at Home 

Kade Jenskche gets a steal vs Canyon Lake.

Dillon Rabon, Staff

February 13, 2019

The freshmen basketball team took on the Boerne Greyhounds on the Billies home court on Jan. 25. This was a highly anticipated game against the Billies rival school, but the Billies were the ones who came out on top with the 51-33 win and remained undefeated in district at 5-0. Ethan Sanchez...

Region and School Record Meet

State qualifier Tony Martinez, swims the 200 Free where he set a region 7-5A record with a time of 1:42.52.

Cami Tubbs, Staff

February 8, 2019

The Battlin’ Billie swim team competed at the Don Cook Natatorium Feb. 1-2. The boys won fifth overall and the girls placed eighth as a team. “We could not be more proud of the way our athletes prepared and performed at the regional meet,” Coach Mike Myers said. The boys had a good meet...

Freshmen Start Off Strong in District Play

Judson Beard scans the floor for the open man against Devine.

Dillon Rabon, Staff

February 5, 2019

The Billie freshmen basketball team faced off against the Wimberley Texans on Jan. 11, as it was their first district game of their high school careers. The Billies managed to outscore the Texans in all four quarters, keeping the Texans from scoring double digits in a quarter. The Billies went on...

Billies Beat the Bulldogs

Billies Beat the Bulldogs

Caitie Huff , Staff

January 30, 2019

The varsity girls’ basketball faced off against Bandera at home in the second round of district on Jan. 22. The Billies beat the Bulldogs with a final score of 75-29. The girls controlled the game offensively the whole night, outscoring Bandera every quarter. Sophomore Audrey Spurgin led the team...

Battlin’ Billies Remain Undefeated in District 

The varsity girls smile big after win against district rival, the Boerne Greyhounds.

Caitie Huff, Staff

January 30, 2019

The varsity girls’ basketball team competed away against the school rival, the Boerne Greyhounds. The hostile environment proved tough for the girls to handle. The Billies were down for the first three quarters; however, they demonstrated their grit and strength by pulling away for a 62-53 win Friday...

Boys JV Blows Past Llano During Home District Game

Felix Cruz prevents the ball handler from getting by him.

Dillon Rabon, Staff

January 30, 2019

The Billies faced off against the Llano Yellow-Jackets on Jan. 18 in a game that wasn’t close from the start. The Billies managed to outscore the Yellow-Jackets in all four quarters, which led to an 84-32 win and helped them improve to 18-0 on the season. “We had a great shooting night making...

Lady Billies Basketball Take the Lead Against the Greyhounds

Lauren Beyer and Anna Gold play defense against the Greyhounds.

Allison James, Staff

January 29, 2019

The JV Lady Billies won 47-30 against the Boerne Greyhounds on Tues., Jan. 8. “We started out slow tonight, playing very much out of our usual aggressive selves. We committed too many turnovers and could not get into any offensive flow,” Coach Kristy Danz said. “Fortunately, in the second...

Boys’ Varsity Soccer Smithson Valley Tournament 

 Billies varsity player 17 gears up to kick the soccer ball.

Lauren Guzy, Staff

January 24, 2019

The varsity boys’ soccer team played three games at Smithson Valley High School in a 5A and 6A tournament. On Thursday, Jan. 10, at the beginning of the tournament, they started out slow for their first game. In the first half against San Antonio Veterans Memorial, FHS gave up two goals. FHS came back...

Girls’ Soccer Hosts Hill Country Tournament 

Ximena Saldana Dribbles the ball up the back field looking for a pass against St Mary's Hall.

Sydney Holster , Staff

January 24, 2019

The Lady Billies traveled to Liberty Hill on Jan. 3 to play in the Liberty Hill tournament. They lost 0-1 the first day of the tournament to Liberty Hill, the number one team in the region, in the last 14 seconds. Claire Nevins had 11 saves with one goal against her. The girls went on to play Brownwood...

JV Girls Wreaked Havoc on Marion Bulldogs

Anna Gold steps up to the line to shoot a free throw against the Marion Bulldogs.

Allison James, Staff

January 18, 2019

The JV basketball girls won 53-15 against the Marion Bulldogs on Friday, Dec. 21. “We played solid defense from the opening tip causing havoc to Marion with our press,” Coach Kristy Danz said. “We were able to force turnovers, which allowed us to score on easy layups early in the game.” Sterlin...