Harper’s season is over. The Longhorns’ varsity boys’ basketball team bowed out of the playoffs with a loss to San Antonio Lee, 53-43, in the Class 2A bi-district round Monday, Feb. 24, at Johnson City High School.
Harper baseball started its season in the loss column.
An Ambleside School student won a title at the Billie Invitational.
Harper girls’ basketball won a Class 2A area title by beating Thorndale, 39-31, on Friday at Marble Falls High School. Helping Harper were, front, from left, Emily Freitag, Gracie Green and Callie Koenig; back, head coach Vance Millican, Whitney Spaeth, Emily Seewald, Kylie Wosley, Talli Millican, Chloe Palmer, Rachel Perkins and coach Jessica Wosley.
The Fredericksburg High School softball team traveled to Bryan/College Station for the High School Leadoff Classic Feb. 20-22.
Fredericksburg High School girls’ track won a title in its first full meet of the season.
Fredericksburg High School varsity tennis defended its home courts last weekend.
Gun safety and friendly competition were the focus of Gillespie County’s 35th annual 4-H BB Gun Competition Saturday, Feb. 22, at the Gillespie County Fair Grounds.
A first Derby in the Hills event to benefit the Christian Job Corps of Gillespie County will be held on Saturday, May 2, at Mansefeldt Ranch in Cherry Spring.
Fredericksburg High School sophomore Jud Beard drives down the court during the Billies’ junior varsity boys’ basketball game against Boerne on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at FHS Gym. — Standard-Radio Post/Ken Esten Cooke