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Ed Franco

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

Rattlers knock off Del Valle

Someone finally beat Del Valle in a District 17-4A boys high school basketball game. It was the San Marcos Rattlers, who prevailed, 52-51, on the road Tuesday night to end the regular season for both teams.

Friday, January 30th, 2009

Rattlers squeeze past Hays in overtime

Aaron Canady kept San Marcos alive with a late three-pointer Friday night, then the Rattlers beat Hays, 38-34, in overtime Friday night at the Snake Pit, edging themselves a little closer to the high school basketball playoffs.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

Hays moves up girls state rankings

The Hays High School girls basketball, third in one statewide poll and 15th in another, improved to 7-0 in District 17-4A Tuesday night with an easy win in Lockhart. Meanwhile, the Lehman girls and the Hays boys...

Friday, January 9th, 2009

Rattlers smash Lockhart in boys basketball

The San Marcos High School boys basketball team took the upwards trip on its roller coaster Friday night, dismantling Lockhart, 73-36, at the Snake Pit.

Friday, December 19th, 2008

Local girls high school hoop teams open district play this week

As the girls high school basketball teams in District 17-4A open district play this week, including a meeting tonight between Hays and Lehman, the boys teams still have a week of tuning up.

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...

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...

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