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Ashley Rankine

Monday, February 22nd, 2010

Rebels, Rattlers, both to hoop with Huntsville

The Hays High School girls basketball team is deep into the playoffs and the San Marcos boys basketball team is just getting the playoffs started, but they have something in common. Both are playing Huntsville Tuesday night.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010

Rebels trounce to first-round playoff win

Angeleigh Davis scored 22 points, Ashley Rankine added 18 the entire Hays team played its usual impassable defense Tuesday night as the Rebels cruised to a 49-28 win against Magnolia West Tuesday night in the first round...

Friday, February 12th, 2010

Rebels split district, lose coin flip

The Hays Rebels finished tied for the girls high school basketball championship in District 17-4A, but lost a coin flip with co-champ Del Valle and will go to College Station next Tuesday to begin the playoffs against...

Friday, March 6th, 2009

Midway zones Rebels out of state semis

Waco Midway threw the Hays Rebels out of sync early with a zone defense and held on, knocking the Rebels out of the state girls high school basketball semifinals in Class 4A, 67-46.

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

Defense pushes Rebels to state semis

The Hays Rebels, a team without stars, has advanced all the way to the Class 4A semifinals in the state high school girls basketball tournament Thursday night because of cohesion and defense.

Sunday, March 1st, 2009

Rebels go to state

With their trademark defense as strong as ever, the Hays Rebels advanced to the state high school girls basketball tournament in Class 4A with a 41-40 win against Del Valle Saturday.

Thursday, January 15th, 2009

Rattlers in lead pack for District 17-4A boys basketball

Entering Friday night's game against Manor at the Snake Pit, the San Marcos High School boys basketball team is in the lead group for District 17-4A. Meanwhile, the Hays Rebels, who have Friday night off, are clearly...

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009

Rebels outlast Rattlers in high school girls hoop

The Hays Rebels maintained their perfect record in District 17-4A girls basketball Tuesday night, beating San Marcos, 55-46, in the Snake Pit. Hays will play Del Valle Friday night for the district lead.

Monday, December 15th, 2008

Rebel girls take second in own hoops tournament

The two faces of Hays High School basketball showed themselves last weekend at the Rebel Classic, where the girls team finished second and the boys team is back to work on a new system. Meanwhile, both San...