Blanco County News
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Wednesday, July 23, 2014 • Posted July 25, 2014
The Blanco Middle School cheer squad attended their cheerleading camp at the BMS gym on Monday, July 14 through Friday, July 18. Universal Cheerleading association, UCA, instructor, Tiffany Thiele, taught the cheerleaders new chants, cheers, and dances for the 2014 football season. The team also practiced stunts and jumps. On Thursday, the girls performed new cheers and dances for their families and friends. The squad received a trophy for their exemplary performance.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 • Posted July 18, 2014 • Photos
The Blanco High School Junior Varsity cheerleaders attended NCA Cheer camp last week in Blanco. During the three days of camp, the girls earned the following awards: Herkie Team Award, Stunt Safe Award and Technical Excellence Award. They were also invited to attend the Christmas Extravaganza in Florida this year. Each girl was nominated for the All-American award.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 • Posted July 11, 2014 • Photos
The Blanco Boys Intermediate Little League Baseball Team recently completed a very successful season at the District 26 Tournament in Fredericksburg. Blanco’s team advanced to the championship game before being defeated by Fredericksburg to finish the season as the District 26 Runner-ups. Overall, Blanco’s team compiled a record of 26 and 5 for the spring season, having won tournaments at Prospect Park in San Antonio, Mason and Blanco. Team members included: Kolby Marek, Dwayne Lowak (coac ...
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 • Posted July 3, 2014 • Photos
The Blanco LL Coach Pitch All-Stars completed their three weekend tournament road trip with 2nd place & 3rd place finishes. The Johnson City Tournament (June 13-14) started with a 6-1 victory over Comfort, Saturday was a grid losing 15-5 to Burnet followed by wins over Bertram 16-0, Bulverde 14-7, Wimberley 12-7.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 • Posted June 26, 2014 • Photos
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 • Posted June 19, 2014 • Photos
Reagan Rogers, Outside Hitter from Blanco High School and Austin Performance Volleyball, has made a verbal commitment to play volleyball for Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, Louisiana. Reagan made her decision and accepted the scholarship offer on April 18th, and is excited about joining the Demon volleyball team in the Fall of 2015. She will sign her letter of intent during the early signing period on November 19th. Northwestern State University is a member of the Division 1 S ...
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 • Posted June 12, 2014 • Photos
The Blanco Intermediate Little League team traveled to Mason this past weekend to take part in the Mason Intermediate 50-70 Tournament. After a long day of baseball, Blanco came out on top, taking home the championship. In winning first place, Blanco began the day with a 14 – 5 victory over Llano.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 • Posted June 6, 2014 • Photos
The BHS Cheerleaders with host a Bar-B -Q Fundraiser at the Panther Stadium Concession Stand on Sunday, June 8 from 11am to 2pm. Pre-sale Tickets are $8. Tickets at the door are $10.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 • Posted May 23, 2014 • Photos
Heather Wagner, Blanco All-Sports Booster Club President, announces the 2014 $1,000 Scholarship Recipients. From L-R: Sarah Brotzman, Meaghen Seales, John Cove Chick, and Carlin Green. Not Pictured: Kyle Sauceda and Kasie Dowdy. Below: Ashley Hall is given the Girls Golf award presented by Coach Scott Balmos. All Photos by Diana Schwind. Chase Glowka receives his Senior Letterman’s Plaque from Baseball Coach Bryan Wyatt. Shayna Srackangast is happy to receive the Girls Powerlifting award f ...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 • Posted May 23, 2014 • Photos
Track records were tied, broken, and broken again this year at Blanco High School. Lady Panther track member Meaghen Seales, set the new BHS record in the 800 meter run capturing 3rd place at the State meet with a time of 2:17.97. Bret Leigh Nance had previously broken the record this year with a time of 2:19, and then placed 4th at State running 2:18.12.5.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 • Posted May 23, 2014
7th Grade Girls 1st Place Team Hallie Gloor - 1st Singles Cami Manriquez - 2nd Singles Kenzie Warner & Allie West - 1st Doubles Johanna Villarreal & Taylor Mangold - 2nd Mixed Doubles 7th Grade Boys Chris Ostequin - 2nd Singles AJ Briscoe - 4th Singles 8th Grade Boys 2nd Place Team Paco Vargas - 2nd Singles Lance Reinhard & Wade Robinson - 3rd Doubles Kaleb Hunter & JoMac Wyatt 4th Doubles Sebastian Flores & Catie Bickham - 2nd Mixed Doubles
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 • Posted May 23, 2014 • Photos
Blanco Middle School’s tennis teams competed in the District 27-AA meet in Ingram on Saturday, May 3. The seventh grade girls team placed first, and eighth grade boys team placed second. “I was proud of our teams,” said middle school coach Bill Tesch. “The tennis team made great strides during the season and played hard during district competition.”
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 • Posted May 23, 2014 • Photos
The Texas Association of Basketball Coaches State All-Star 1A-2A-3A Basketball game,Gray All-Stars vs. Gold All-Stars, was played on May 16th at Trinity University in San Antonio. Kyle Sauceda of Blanco High School played for the Gray All-Stars team, he scored 4pts, had 4 rebounds and, 2 assists. The final score was Gray 113 to Gold 111.
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 • Posted May 19, 2014 • Photos
On Friday, May 9, at the Mike Myers Stadium in Austin, Meaghen Seales took 3rd place in the 800 Meter Run with a time of 2:17.97. 4. Bret Leigh Nance took 4th with a time of 2:18.12. 5. Both times were faster than the Blanco High School record.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 • Posted May 9, 2014
The Blanco Panther softball team fell to the Boling Lady Bulldogs, 0-10, in an Area matchup at the Shiner Starplex on Thursday, May 1. The Panthers struggled at the plate with Abbie Culton getting the only Blanco hit with a single to right field. Kasie Dowdy got on base twice with a walk and a “hit-by-pitch”.