Expect Brewer, Bannon to be future lead runners for Liberty Hill

By SHELLY WILKISON Liberty Hill Intermediate School students Tannis Brewer and Kaleb Bannon enjoy running and as fifth and sixth graders, respectively, they already have the taste for competition. The two students took first place May 9 in the school’s 5th Annual Intermediate Mile. Held this year in Panther Stadium, the annual event offers physical […]

Panther baseball advances to Regional Quarterfinals

By Taylor Grafft The Liberty Hill Panthers baseball team is gearing up for their Regional Quarterfinal matchup with Stephenville in a best-of-three series that starts today, May 15, in Stephenville before returning to Liberty Hill on Friday in Game Two. If the series is tied after Friday, the teams will travel to Waco Veterans Stadium […]

Ladies face top-ranked Snyder

By Taylor Grafft The Liberty Hill Lady Panther Softball team, ranked second in the latest 2014 Texas Girls Coaches Association Softball Poll, handled their business once again last weekend as they handed their opponents another two-game sweep in a best-of-three series (their third two-game sweep this post season). Coach Charice Hankins and the Liberty Hill […]

Elliott finishes 3rd in State Golf

Liberty Hill junior Blake Elliott traveled to the Wolf-Dance Golf Course at the Hyatt-Regency Lost Pines Resort in Bastrop and came away with a third place finish at State. With his bronze medal finish, Elliott can now call himself the third best golfer out of the 72 Class 3-A golfers in Texas. Elliott also finished […]

Sharp, Germann, King to represent LHHS at State Meet

Twenty-five Liberty Hill athletes qualified and represented Liberty Hill in the Regional Track Meet in Lubbock last Friday and Saturday, and now three will move onto the State Meet in Austin on May 9-10. The competition and expectations were much higher at the Regional Meet, as the athletes had to finish in the top two […]

Stofle is cool under pressure

By Taylor Grafft  For senior Colt Stofle, the key to success is remaining calm and collected no matter what the situation. Last week with the game on the line, and more importantly a District Championship, Stofle calmed his nerves and stepped up to the plate with the weight of the Panthers’ hopes and aspirations on […]

Hard work paying off for senior Delaney Red

By Taylor Grafft For Liberty Hill senior Delaney Red, this year has been all about dedicating herself to the game she loves, softball. Red started playing softball in Houston in little leagues and coach-pitch leagues when she was seven years old. From there she picked up tips from her coaches and began to develop a […]

LHHS Bi-district champs face Iowa Park

By Taylor Grafft TEMPLE — The Liberty Hill Lady Panther Softball team, ranked third in the latest 2014 Texas Girls Coaches Association Softball Poll, secured the Bi-district Championship and moved onto the Area Championship after dominating Alvarado in a best-of-three series last week. At press time Wednesday night,  the Lady Panthers were at Glen Rose […]

Foust’s talents, character help him climb to top in Panther baseball

By Taylor Grafft In his first year on the varsity team, sophomore Slater Foust has embraced his role on the Liberty Hill Panthers Baseball team and run with it. It’s not often that a sophomore player has so much success on a team full of experienced seniors, but Foust’s talents and high character have helped […]

Boston Marathon was life-changing experience for Megan Germann

By SHELLY WILKISON For Megan Germann, it was a defining moment. When the University of Texas senior crossed the finish line at the Boston Marathon on Monday, it was a personal victory like none other. The year before, she had trained to run the 26-mile course, but an injury kept her out of the race. […]