Sports

Thu
05
Jun

Flatonia Slides Into State Title Game

ROUND ROCK – Against a pitcher that hadn’t been beaten this season, it was an unlikely hero that stepped forward to vault the Flatonia baseball team into the 1A state title game.Flatonia’s freshman No.  9-hole hitter Kaddin Mikulik drove in two early runs and later scored another as the Bulldogs downed Anson 5-3 in a state semifinal game Wednesday at Dell Diamond. 

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Mon
02
Jun

Making A ‘State’ment

All season long, the La Grange softball team played like the best team in the state. Saturday the Lady Leps won the hardware to prove it. With a 7-3 victory over Van in front of a standing-room-only crowd of 1,294, La Grange won the Class 3A state softball title, capping a dominant five months that saw the Lady Leps start the season ranked No. 1 and hold
that top spot the entire year, even winning 34 in a row at one point
 
Mon
02
Jun

LG’s Kristy Bertsch Named Championship Game MVP

Coming into this season, no player on the Lady Leps had bigger shoes to fill than Kristy Bertsch. Bertsch, a junior, took over
at third base for the legendary Breanna Homer, who had been a four-year starter at that corner. And all season long Bertsch
filled those shoes admirably, playing nearly flawless defense and hitting .376  
 
Mon
02
Jun

The Road to State Was Filled With Dominant Wins

After losing the first game of the season to 5A Pearland the Lady Leps rattled off 31 consecutive wins to close out the
regular season. More dominance was ahead in the playoffs. Here’s a look at that playoff road to state from excerpts
published in the Fayette County Record
 
Thu
29
May

Where Will He Go in the Draft?

After a stellar career with the Leps baseball team, including being  part of a state title team last year and crafting a 9-0 record with a 0.107 ERA during the regular season this year, senior Trey Supak has emerged as the biggest La Grange pro baseball prospect since Homer Bailey was drafted No. 7 overall back in 2004.
 
Thu
29
May

State Tourney by the Numbers

La Grange’s state semifinal softball game Thursday ended well after this edition of the newspaper had to be printed.
We’ll have complete coverage of the tournament in Tuesday’s paper. But to tide you over until then, here’s some stats
about the Lady Leps as they head into state
 
Mon
26
May

Lady Leps Beat La Vernia to Win Regional Crown

A year ago, the La Grange girls dumped a bucket of ice water on head coach Art Behrend after the win that clinched a state  tournament berth. This year the entire team (and the standing-room-only La Grange crowd) got a celebratory drenching thanks to a strong storm that started just seconds before La Grange put the finishing touches on an 8-0 victory over La Vernia Saturday afternoon
 
Mon
26
May

Flatonia Advances To the Elite Eight

NEW BRAUNFELS – Big brother stepped in to save the day. When arm soreness struck Flatonia’s Marcus Mica before
his scheduled pitching start Friday in a winner-take-all onegame regional semifinal baseball game against Kenedy, head
coach Shawn Bruns knew just who to call on – Marcus’s older brother, senior Mitchel Mica 
 
Thu
22
May

LG Ford Saddle Series Held

La Grange Ford Saddle Series roping event was held May 10 at the Fayette County Sheriff’s Posse Arena in La Grange, put on by local team roper, Cody Wilson
 
Thu
22
May

La Grange Girls, Flatonia Boys Hoping to March On

The La Grange girls softball team is one of the last eight teams alive in the 3A playoffs. The Flatonia boys are one of the last 16 baseball teams left in 1A. Both Fayette County squads head into this weekend’s series hoping to get one step closer to 
a state title
 

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