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Hat trick

Katrina Thoms works for control of the ball in an early season
match with Burnet. On Tuesday, she scored a hat trick with
three goals in a 4-0 win over Lampasas.

Hornet Thoms kicks three goals

Katrina Thoms scored three goals and the Hornet defense was stingy all night, leading Gatesville to a 4-0 shutout of Lampasas here Tuesday night. 

Photo by Mark Goodson

Blocked shot

T.J. LeBlanc blocked a shot late in Tuesday’s game with the Connally Cadets. The Hornets played solid in the fi rst half,
but Connally put together a strong second half and won going away, 61-37, in a District 18-4A game at Connally.

Gatesville shooting goes cold

Gatesville hung with talented Waco Connally for a half, but Connally’s speed and overall talent wore the Hornets down Tuesday night at Connally High School. 

Photo by Mark Goodson

20-point night

Mattes Neugebauer races down the court for two of his 20 points in a 51-33 win over Cherokee Thursday at Jonesboro High School. The Eagles will face Cranfills Gap and Gustine in games this week.

Eagle foreign exchange student delivers punch

Jonesboro’s Mattes Neugebauer said the physical game Thursday night against Cherokee brought out the best in him. The junior foreign exchange student scored a season-high 20 points as Jonesboro pulled

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Defensive pressure

Zach Mueller has played solid defense all season for the Hornets. The 5-foot-10 senior is aggressive in rebounding and is not shy about throwing his body in the mix. He is one of the top rebounders on the team.

China Spring holds off Gatesville, 73-50

Gatesville High lost to China Spring, 73-50, Friday night in the league opener for both teams. Tyler Lewis canned 20 points for GHS, which trailed 36-24 at halftime but managed

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