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Defensive pressure

Vance Jones sticks to Luke Kiser in the Hornets battle with the Bulldogs Tuesday. Jones scored a team-high 17 points for Gatesville. Kiser was a solid ball handler and scored 15 points for the Burnet squad. Burnet improved to 14-8 while the Hornets fell to 12-9. The Hornets faced China Spring Friday and will take on the Connally Cadets on Tuesday.

Connally early season hurdle

The Gatesville Hornets couldn’t keep up with the Burnet Bulldogs Tuesday night in the team’s final tuneup for District 18-4A. They lost a close one, 54-50. Burnet, ranked No. 25

Vance Jones looks for an opening in the Georgetown East View defense. Jones is a solid 3-point shooter for the Hornets.

Hornets stand 12-8 for season

big shots and he is very active.’’ The team’s scoring leader on the season is senior point guard Tyler Lewis. Lewis is averaging better than 20 points per game. He

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