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Jasmine Williams

Friday, February 27th, 2009

SMHISD students sing for Black History Month

Students from the San Marcos High School Annotated Voices Choir serenaded school lunch crowds for Black History Month.

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009

Lehman clinches girls hoop playoffs with Rattlers loss

As Lehman took a 71-24 beating at Del Valle, San Marcos could have forced a girls high school basketball play-in game against the Lobos with a win at home against Manor Tuesday night. But the Rattlers couldn't...

Saturday, January 31st, 2009

Hays clinches district tie by beating Snakes

The Hays Rebels clinched at least a tie for the girls basketball title in District 17-4A Friday night with an easy win against San Marcos. But the Rattlers remain alive in their bid for a playoff spot.

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009

Rattlers carry big girls basketball win

Needing a win to stay in the District 17-4A playoff picture, the San Marcos Rattlers girls basketball team showed up with a strong performance, beating Elgin, 60-54, in the Snake Pit.

Wednesday, January 14th, 2009

Rattlers survive against Lehman in girls hoop

On a night when winning really was the only saving grace, San Marcos nudged past Lehman in a low-scoring girls high school basketball game Tuesday night in the Snake Pit. San Marcos 30, Lehman 24. Yet, both...

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.

Saturday, December 20th, 2008

Rebels go 2-0 in district with win at Lehman

The girls basketball team at Hays High School used its usual defensive effort for an easy 56-24 win at Lehman Friday night to go 2-0 in District 17-4A, while Lehman fell to 1-1. San Marcos lost it's...

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

High school basketball in full swing

The high school basketball season is in swing with a new wrinkle. For the first time, San Marcos, Hays and Lehman will compete against each other in the same district with permission for San Marcos to join...