Sports

Tue
16
Sep

Leps Knock Off No. 8 La Vernia 34-22

By JEFF WICK.
 
In maybe the most impressive regular season football victory of the five year Coach Matt Kates-era at La Grange, the No. 12-ranked Leps popped No. 8 La Vernia 34-22 Friday night. “We wanted to come out and make a statement against a really good football team,” Kates said. “We knew we had a good football team, and tonight maybe proved it to some more people.”

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Thu
11
Sep

Flatonia vs. Woodsboro

Of Note: Woodsboro has had a rough start to the season but it won’t get any easier with a stout Flatonia team coming into town. Woodsboro lost in the season opener 28-7 to Nixon-Smiley and then lost to Skidmore-Tynan 39-34 last week.
 
Thu
11
Sep

LG Splits Matches Tuesday; Horns/FHS Win District Openers

It was an up-and down night for the La Grange volleyball team Tuesday at home. The Lady Leps swept Round Top- Carmine 25-13, 25-9, 26-24 but then was swept by Canyon Lake . “Too many hitting errors,” said La Grange head coach Ann Rigden, of the struggles in the Canyon Lake match. “We’re really struggling with our hitting.” The good news is that even with the
struggles, the Lady Leps have still built a 22-8 overall record this season
 
Mon
08
Sep

Leps Deck the Cards

In the season opener the La Grange football team proved just how quickly they could jump out to a big lead. Friday the Leps proved they are just as dangerous late in games too. La Grange rallied from a 6-0 deficit late in the second quarter and scored 29 unanswered points to beat Columbus 29-6.
 
Mon
08
Sep

Soccer Stars With Local Ties

Several girls with local ties to the Fayetteville and Shelby area were on the Brenham Thunderbolts 13-under girls soccer team that went 5-1 to finish second in the Houston Labor Day Cup soccer tournament held over the Labor Day weekend. The
18 team bracket consisted of teams from New Orleans to San Antonio
 
Mon
08
Sep

Lady Leps Won Consolation Title At Hays Volleyball Tournament

The La Grange volleyball team continues to play very well and won six of their eight matches over the weekend at the Hays Tournament to claim the consolation title in the 25-team tourney. La Grange’s Riley Fisbeck was named to the all-tournament
team. The Lady Leps now have a 21-7 overall record heading into Tuesday’s home dual match. La Grange hosts Round Top-
Carmine at 5 p.m. followed by a match against Canyon Lake.
 
Thu
04
Sep

World Series Champs

Two local Fayette County boys were on the 14-under Tri-County baseball team that won the Babe Ruth World Series in Ocala,
Florida recently: Cole Garlin & Braden Rohde. Garlin was awarded the Ron Tellefsen Player of the Game in the game
against New Jersey
 
Thu
04
Sep

The La Grange Lady Leps celebrate

The La Grange Lady Leps celebrate a point in last week’s victory o ver Bryan High. After a week off from game action, the girls play this weekend at the Hays Tourney.
 
Mon
01
Sep

Starting Strong

LIBERTY HILL – Same  school colors, same storied football history, same high preseason expectations. But Friday the La Grange Leopards showed that’s where the similarities stopped between themselves and Liberty Hill. In an explosive start to the 2014 football season, the Leps jumped out to a 17-point first quarter lead against the Panthers and cruised to a 24-7 win in front of thousands of stunned Liberty Hill fans.
 
Mon
01
Sep

Schulenburg Falls To Luling In Opener

Schulenburg has had better season openers, as the Shorthorns fell to Luling 33-10. But this very good Luling team may end up doing that to a lot of people before the season is over. The Shorthorns actually led in this one 3-0 on a Alex Lara
field goal before Luling scored 21 unanswered points
 

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