Sports

Soccer season starts this week

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Soccer season begins in Fredericksburg. FHS girls’ soccer officially starts the season with the Kerrville Tivy Tournament on Thursday through Saturday, Jan. 2-4, at Antler Stadium in Kerrville. The Billies

County OKs changes to airport plan, elections

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In their final meeting of the year, Gillespie County Commissioners received updates from Airport Manager Tony Lombardi on the facility’s minimum operating standards. The document had previously been sent to

Girls’ hoops splits games in week

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Liberty Hill bested the Fredericksburg High School varsity girls’ basketball team Tuesday, Dec. 17. The Panthers beat the Billies by six, 50-44. FHS was led in scoring by Freshman Ella

Undefeated Billies to host tourney

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Battlin’ Billies basketball heads into the holiday undefeated. Wins against Hondo, 80-43, and Ingram, 74-16, extended the Fredericksburg High School varsity boys’ early season record to 16-0. The Billies ranked

Harper hoops coach earns milestone win at home

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Harper’s continued nondistrict success now includes a coaching milestone. The Ladyhorns’ 67-34 win over San Antonio Cole on Friday, Dec. 20, at home, handed head basketball coach Vance Millican his

All-district representation

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A pair of superlatives led Fredericksburg High School football’s postseason awards. Senior Jarrett Beard won Offensive MVP and senior Christian Avilez earned Defensive MVP to lead 22 players nominated for

Eagles own TAPPS all-state

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Heritage’s successful football season was recognized by TAPPS. Seven Heritage players landed on the TAPPS DIIISix Man all-state first team, including three players who earned honors on offense and defense.

FHS sub-varsity girls lose to Liberty Hill

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Fredericksburg High School junior varsity and freshmen girls’ basketball teams lost to Liberty Hill last week. The JV lost 47-39. FHS was led by Misty Danz who scored 15 points

Hardcourt hero

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Abby Spurgin has been an offensive and defensive threat for the West Texas A & M University women’s basketball team. The Fredericksburg High School graduate’s proficiency in scoring, rebounding and

Billie boys win second tourney title

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Fredericksburg High School varsity boys’ basketball continued its early season dominance through the weekend. The Battlin’ Billies went 5-0 in the Midland Greenwood Tournament on Friday and Saturday, Dec. 13-14,