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Setting the defense

Gatesville players Alayna Washington (23), Caitlin Chacon (5) and Josie Boyd (33) set the team’s defense against Waco in an earlier game this season. The Hornets are 3-0 on the

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Run Andrew run

Andrew Winkler gets ready to take for a run for the Texans in first and second grade flag football. The championship tournament is Saturday at the Gatesville Sports Complex. The

Photo by Mark Goodson

Sticking to opponent

Marlee Ward sticks to a Waco opponent in the season opener for the Hornets. The Hornets carried a 2-0 record into Tuesday’s game with Burnet. The team will have a week before they play again on Nov. 20 at Belton. The Hornets made nine 3-pointers in their win over Salado in Game 2 of the season. The Hornets will compete against
Lorena, China Spring, Connally, Robinson and Waco La Vega in district this season. They were second last year in the district.

Gatesville rips Salado to move to 2-0

Gatesville improved to 2-0 on the season with a Friday night home win over the Salado Eagles. The Hornets had nine different players score including guards Ti Nolte and Caitlyn

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Sideline catch for senior

Zach Mueller makes a catch near the sideline and tries to elude a La Vega defender. The Hornets season ended Friday with a 3-7 overall record. They finished tied for third in District 5-4A, but were left out of the playoffs on a tiebreaker with China Spring and Brownwood.

Hornet football season ends tied for third and no playoffs

No. 4 state-ranked La Vega used a strong second half to down Gatesville 49-14 Friday night in what ended up being the season finale for the Hornets. The loss, coupled

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