The Campus Comet

Billie Swim Team Wins Second at Winter Invitational Meet

Graham Hammond placed second swimming the 50 Breast.

Cami Tubbs, Staff

January 18, 2019

The Battlin’ Billies swim team competed at the San Antonio Natatorium Jan. 11 winning second place overall. The boys ranked second for the winter invitational. The Men’s 200 Medley Relay, a team of Troy Kneese, Graham Hammond, Tony Martinez and Zach Willis placed first. In the Men’s A 200...

The Billies Go On a Win Streak to Close Out Non-District Play

Tucker Elliot scans the floor for the open man.

Dilllon Rabon, Staff

January 18, 2019

The boys’ varsity finished up hot in non-district play, winning their last couple games at home versus Devine and Poteet. The Billies struggled to maintain a big lead against Devine, allowing it to stay a close game to the very end. Through it all, the Billies were able to come up big when it mattered...

Lady Billies Basketball Stomp the Greyhounds

Addie Burlison posts up for the ball in the key.

Caitie Huff, Staff

January 18, 2019

Varsity girls’ Battlin Billies faced the Boerne Greyhounds at home on Jan. 8. in their second district game. The infamous school rivalry produced a hard-fought game by both sides. The Billies trumped the Greyhounds with a score of 53-38. Senior Mia Torres was the leading scorer of the game...

Battlin’ Billies Finish Strong in Fall Sports

Mary Cornett was part of the Billie swim team who competed at the SAISD
South Side Natatorium on Nov. 15. The team had several personal bests and
placed first overall. Five of the swimmers with qualifying times went on to
compete at TISCA on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1.

Mariah Boyd, Staff

January 7, 2019

Fall is coming to a close and so are several sports seasons. The Battlin Billies finished strong in football, tennis, cross country and volleyball. Tennis ended on a groundbreaking note when varsity took back the state champion title in College Station on Nov. 1. The Billies pushed past several rain...

Here’s the Kicker

Senior Julia Freeborn attacks the goal during a drill in attempt to score. Sophomore Sadie Eidson and Jinior Ana Iglesies Chirinos follow close behind close behind trying to defend their goal.

Kacie Brannan, Staff

December 19, 2018

With the 2018-2019 soccer season right around the corner, the boys’ and girls’ teams have begun after school practice to prepare for the season ahead. The varsity girls’ first game will take place over the Christmas break on Dec. 29. Coming into the new season, the Lady Billies are held to high...

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Dominates Pre-Season Games

Mia Torres drives past Jourdanton defender in 54-36 win at home. Shot by Richelle Wilson.

Caitie Huff, Staff

December 13, 2018

The Lady Billies won on the road, 43-35, against Karnes City on Nov. 20. Mia Torres was the offensive player of the game with 23 points, followed by Brooke Batch with seven points. Torres finished the game with a total of six rebounds, three assists and eight steals. Coming back from Thanksgiving...

Boys Varsity Basketball Plays First Game of The Season Against Lago Vista

Boys Varsity Basketball Plays First Game of The Season Against Lago Vista

Dilllon Rabon, Staff

December 5, 2018

The boys’ varsity basketball team started their season off at home against Lago Vista. This was a highly anticipated game for the Billies as it marks the beginning of a new season. The Billies offense helped them control the game and secure a 26 point win with the score of 73-47.   Matt...

Billies Have High Hopes For The 2018 Season

Dalton Rabon looks to pass the ball out for a three.  Rabon helped the Billies to a 73-47 win over Lago Vista.

Dilllon Rabon, Staff

November 16, 2018

Going into the 2018 season, the Billie boys’ basketball team is held to high expectations as last year they finished second in district and made it to the third round in the playoffs, where they were knocked out by the #10 team in the state, Brazosport High School. To start the season, the Billies...

Billies Set School Records

Billies Set School Records

Cami Tubbs, Staff

November 16, 2018

The Battlin’ Billie swim team competed at the San Antonio Natatorium on Nov. 3, receiving second place overall. Silke Huth set a new school record for the 200 IM with a time of 2.29.63, earning first place for the girls. “Three school records and many personal best times were set at this meet,”...

Billie Tennis Wins Second Team Tennis Championship

The varsity tennis team poses with their plaque after winning the 4a state team tennis title.

Claire Maxcey, Staff

November 13, 2018

Billie tennis made their mark when they took back the state championship title in College Station on Nov. 1. The Billies took on opponent Lamar Fulshear in the state semi-finals, only to be hindered by several rain delays as all matches were delayed until later that day. As the courts dried up, the...

Billies Narrowly Beat Burnet in Fourth District Game

Billie football players, cheerleaders, and coaches sing the Alma Mater at the last home game. 

Grace Grona and Amy Dittmar

November 13, 2018

Fredericksburg defeated the Burnet Bulldogs in a nail-biting game on Nov. 2. Fredericksburg is now 2-2 in district, and they play their final district match in Lampasas in Nov. 9. Burnet scored first with a 28-yard touchdown pass and an extra point kick. Fredericksburg answered with a touchdown by...

Billies Set Records, Win Medals

Zach Willis finishes out the Men's 100 Butterfly strong.

Caitie Huff, Staff

November 8, 2018

The Battlin’ Billies swim team competed at the Northside ISD Invitational on Oct. 13, earning second place overall. Katya Walker set a new school record for the 500 Freestyle with a time of 6:06.32, earning another gold for the girls’ team. “Both FHS boys’ and girls’ teams had a great meet,”...