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Wednesday, November 13, 2013 • Posted November 15, 2013
The 8th grade Panther Football Team finished strong with a 36-6 win over the Randolph Ro-Hawks on Thursday, November 7. The Panthers posted a 6-2 season record and a 4-2 district record. Luling - Cancelled Lightning, San Antonio 8-0, Comfort 20-0, Rogers 8-18, Schulenburg 20-0, Jarrell 14-0, Lexington 14-24, Johnson City 22-20, and Randolph 36-6.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 • Posted November 15, 2013
The Blanco Junior Varsity Football Team soundly defeated the Randolph Ro-Hawks 43-0 on Thursday, November 7. The squad finished their schedule with an 8-2 season record and 5-1 district record. The team’s only losses were 16-19 to Canyon Lake and 0-14 to Schulenburg. The JV outscored their opponents 302 to 127.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 • Posted November 15, 2013 • Photos
The Blanco Panther Volleyball team completed an awesome season winning Bi-District against the Stockdale Lady Brahmas on Tuesday, November 5, but falling to the East Bernard Brahmarettes in the Area playoff round. The Panthers swept Stockdale 3-0 with set scores (25-14), (25-17), and (25-22). Reagan Rogers made 21 kills, 3 aces, and 14 digs for Blanco.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 • Posted November 15, 2013 • Photos
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 • Posted November 15, 2013 • Photos
Meaghen Seales placed 9th at the State Cross Country Meet with a time of 12:10.75. Bret Leigh Nance placed 68th with a time of 13:16.73.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 • Posted November 7, 2013 • Photos
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 • Posted November 7, 2013 • Photos
The Blanco Junior Varsity football team treated themselves to a 48-0 victory over the Johnson City Eagles on Halloween evening, Thursday, October 31. The Panthers kicked off to begin the game with the Eagles taking over on offense on the 50 yard line. Chase Horton and Joe Lopez each made tackles and the Panther defense forced the Eagles to punt.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 • Posted November 7, 2013 • Photos
Blanco’s U14 Soccer Team, the Blanco Bulls, ended their 2013 soccer season with a great victory over the Pflugerville Mavericks on Saturday, November 2nd. The Bulls beat the Mavericks 4-2 in an intense, high-energy game. Parents, relatives, and friends could not hold their emotions as the team fought their way to this great victory - a wonderful way to end the 2013 fall season! The Blanco Bulls are the first team from the Blanco League to play in a regional tournament organized by the Centra ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 • Posted November 7, 2013 • Photos
The panther volleyball team completed District 27-2A play as Co-District Champions with the Comfort Deer. The two teams each held 7-1 district records. Earlier in district play on October 4 the Panthers defeated the Deer 3-2. Then on October 22 the Deer beat the Panthers 3-0. The Panthers finished district with decisive wins over Lago Vista, 3-1, on October 25 and 3-0 over Johnson City on October 29. Since the Panthers and Deer were tied, the teams had to play again to determine seeding positi ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 • Posted November 7, 2013 • Photos
The Panthers played a complete game this past Friday, rolling out 48 unanswered points and returning to Blanco with a 48 to 7 victory and bumping their season record to 5 and 4. More importantly, with the win, the Panthers improved to 3 and 2 in district play and clinched a play-off spot.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 • Posted November 7, 2013 • Photos
At the Regional Cross Country Meet on Saturday, November, 2, Meaghen Seales and Bret Leigh Nance both secured spots in the State Meet. Meaghen Seales placed 3rd with a time of 12:10.1 and Bret Leigh Nance placed 4th with a time of 12:10.8. The State meet will be Saturday, November 9 at 9:50am at Old Settler’s Park in Round Rock. Good Luck, girls!
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 • Posted November 1, 2013 • Photos
The 7th grade Blanco Panther football team snagged a 22-14 win over the Lexington Eagles on Thursday, October 24. After Jesus Arteaga kicked off for Blanco, Lexington started their offense on the Lexington 46 yard line. The Eagles moved the ball to the Blanco 32 yard line, but were stopped there by the Panther defense on 4th down.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 • Posted November 1, 2013 • Photos
After a convincing win over Jarrell the week before, the Panthers wasted little time in setting the tone early against the visiting Lexington Eagles as Blanco jumped out to an early 21 to 0 lead and never looked backed in rolling to a 43 to 21 win. With the victory, Blanco improves to 4 and 4 on the year and more importantly 2 and 2 in district play with two games to go.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 • Posted November 1, 2013
The 8th grade Blanco Panther football team lost to the Lexington Eagles, 14-24, on Thursday, October 24. Lexington kicked off to the Blanco 24 yard line with Toby Triesch making a 13 yard return to the 37. The Lexington defense held firm and Blanco was forced to punt. Jared Spriggs punted to the Eagle 45, with the return moving the ball to the Blanco 43.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 • Posted November 1, 2013 • Photos
Blanco’s boys and girls cross country teams ran at the District 27-AA meet in Comfort on Wednesday. The girls team qualified for the Regional meet, and two boys qualified individually. Head coach Stuart Schultz was pleased with the results. “The girls did as I expected them to; however, some of the runners are going to run better at Regionals,” he said.