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Auston Shipley

Saturday, September 5th, 2009

Lightning shorts Rattlers in Bastrop stadium opener

The opening high school football game at Bastrop Memorial Stadium Friday night ended with lightning in the area and numerous frustrations for people who then tried to leave the stadium parking lot. San Marcos coach Steve Van Nest said his kids showed they were ready to play in the 19 minutes of game action, but the game...

Thursday, September 3rd, 2009

Rattlers headed to big night in Bastrop

In order to claim their first win Friday night, the San Marcos High School football team will have to overcome its own performance last week, the best Bastrop team in a generation and a new $6 million...

Saturday, August 29th, 2009

Bastrop blows past Rebels, 34-14

Unable to contain Bastrop quarterback Josiah Monroe, the Hays Rebels took a disappointing 34-14 loss to Bastrop in their high school football opener Friday night.

Saturday, August 30th, 2008

Bastrop beats Hays in first win for new coach

Bob Shelton almost walked out of Bastrop with his 297th win Friday night. Instead, Gerald Perry walked into Bastrop with his first.