Ladies sweep Wimberley to break 20-year drought

Peyton Redmond (#5) and Jill Green (#2) watch Jaycie Pluenneke (#15) go for a block against Wimberley. (Kathy Canady Photo)

By Taylor Grafft AUSTIN — The Liberty Hill Panther volleyball team put forth a convincing, all-around team effort on Tuesday to get the job done and advance to Regionals in San Antonio this Friday. With the team’s 3-0 (25-21, 25-20, 25-22) sweep over the Wimberley Texans in the Regional Quarterfinal round, they also broke a […]

LHHS, China Spring to take first playoff step Friday

Senior linebacker Christian Anderson (#23) picks off the Bandera quarterback late in the fourth quarter to help secure a 42-23 victory for the Liberty Hill Panthers. (Kathy Canady Photo)

By BOB VARMETTE It seems simple enough. Win six games, win a state championship. The hard part of what seems simple is that a team has to win six games in a row against teams that are also trying to win six games in a row. The Liberty Hill Panthers and China Spring Cougars have […]

Liberty Hill completes district play undefeated against Bandera

BANDERA – It may be expected at Liberty Hill and It may have been forecast before the start of this season. But a second-straight 5-0 district season is still pretty cool. The Panthers capped their regular season, including another unblemished district campaign, with a 42-23 win against the Bandera Bulldogs Friday night in the District […]

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LH, Bandera have real reasons to play

Senior offensive lineman Matt McLeod (#60) watches senior halfback Logan Barnes (#8) score Liberty Hill’s opening touchdown in a 45-35 victory over the Fredericksburg Billies last Friday. (Kathy Canady Photo)

By BOB VARMETTE The Bandera Bulldogs need some help to make the playoffs. But first they need to beat the Liberty Hill Panthers in the teams’ District 14-4A Division I finale at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Bandera High School Stadium. If they can accomplish that, and the Taylor Ducks can beat the Fredericksburg Billies, the […]

Liberty Hill clinches district title with victory against Fredericksburg

Liberty Hill's Christian Anderson (#23), Lucas Rizzotto (#1), and Chance Runnels (#21) celebrate Jason Reeves' (#20) 40-yard interception return for a touchdown against the Fredericksburg Billies on Friday. Twenty-one seniors played their final home game at a Panther Stadium in the 45-35 win. The win also secured the Panthers a District 14-4A Div. I title. (Kathy Canady Photo)

By BOB VARMETTE The Liberty Hill Panthers are District 14-4A Division I champions. Beating back a second-half challenge, the Panthers held off the Fredericksburg Billies 45-35 Friday night on Senior Night at Panther Stadium, claiming their second straight district championship. Kyle Reeh, a junior backup and utility player for the Billies, started the game in […]

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LHHS volleyball captures another District title

Seniors Kaley Nelson (left) and Jaycie Pluenneke (right) watch their senior teammate Peyton Redmond (center) finish off an attack with a powerful hit against the Burnet Bulldogs on Tuesday. The team finished with a perfect 10-0 district record for the third straight year. (Kathy Canady Photo)

By Taylor Grafft The Panthers’ volleyball match against the Burnet Bulldogs on Tuesday had all the storylines you can imagine. It would have been easy for the Panthers to get caught up in all the distractions, emotions and the atmosphere that surrounded the match—but not this team. This team is focused and has much bigger […]

Liberty Hill tops Boerne on homecoming

Liberty Hill junior tailback Caleb Guerin (#7) was a part of the Panthers’ offensive ground game that produced 415 yards against the Boerne Greyhounds in a 37-28 Panther victory on Homecoming Night at Panther Stadium. Liberty Hill improved to 3-0 in District 14-4A Div. I play and won their third straight game. (Kathy Canady Photo)

By BOB VARMETTE This is how you beat a passing team with a Tennessee commit for a quarterback: You do it exactly the way Liberty Hill Coach Jerry Vance drew it up. You keep the ball away from Boerne quarterback Quinten Dormady – a four-star quarterback who is rated the 14th-best pocket passer in the […]

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