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Michael Wilburn

Friday, December 18th, 2009

Rattlers place 15 on all-district grid teams

The San Marcos High School football team, which finished the 2009 season with a 3-6 record, still placed 15 players on All-District 27-4A teams due to the individual skills of the players and the overall competitiveness of the ball club.

Thursday, November 5th, 2009

Rattlers hope to finish with a win

The football teams at San Marcos High School and San Marcos Baptist Academy will try to close out their seasons with wins at home Friday night, while the Wimberley Texans would win their district with a victory...

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...

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009

Rattlers aim for return to gridiron glory

The San Marcos Rattlers enter a new high school football season attempting to clear away all the distractions, including the most insidious one of all. Last year.

Friday, October 31st, 2008

Learning from losing, Rattlers hope to start winning

After losing five in a row and falling from the high school football playoff race, the San Marcos Rattlers hope to send their seniors out on a good note in their final two games of the season.

Friday, October 3rd, 2008

Rattlers reaching for recovery tonight against Canyon

The San Marcos Rattlers need to win this evening at Bobcat Stadium against New Braunfels Canyon, lest they should fall to 0-2 in the District 27-4A high school football race.

Saturday, September 6th, 2008

Rattlers escape with 27-26 win against Bastrop

A missed point-after kick by Bastrop enabled the San Marcos Rattlers to survive their home football opener Friday night with a 27-26 win.

Saturday, August 30th, 2008

Waco whacks Rattlers, 35-6

The San Marcos Rattlers ran out of gas in Waco, losing their Friday night football opener, 35-6.

Friday, August 22nd, 2008

Rattlers ready to extend football playoff streak

Last year, the San Marcos Rattlers went to the high school football playoffs for the ninth straight year. Despite dropping in classification from Class 5A to Class 4A this year, a strong district will make it challenging...

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