Rushing standouts Shannon, Lindsay, Hernandez prepare for Brownwood

By BOB VARMETTE Liberty Hill junior fullback Jon Shannon is probably right. The Brownwood Lions, the Panthers’ non-district opponent this week, are probably not targeting him nor the Panthers’ running game in general. But they no doubt took notice after Liberty Hill ran for 491 yards and eight touchdowns in the Panthers’ 49-47 win over […]

Green proving to be great player for Lady Panthers

By Taylor Grafft Senior outside hitter and middle blocker Jill Green has been playing great volleyball for the Liberty Hill Lady Panthers early on this season and was a key player for them in the Leander ISD Volleypalooza last week. Green is someone that her teammates and Coach Gretchen Peterson can count on to provide […]

Sanders’ dedication will bring Panthers success

By Taylor Grafft For senior offensive lineman Jake Sanders, football means more than just playing every Friday night in the fall under the lights — it’s a way of life. It’s a sport he says consumes his life 365 days a year and this season he has hopes to help Liberty Hill get back to […]

Panthers grab historic win at Cub Stadium

By TAYLOR GRAFFT BRENHAM — Against all odds, the Liberty Hill Panthers proved their doubters wrong. No one gave them a chance entering into their Friday night game against 5A Brenham at Cub Stadium, but Liberty Hill proved that games aren’t won on paper. The Panthers came into the game with injuries to key players, a […]

5-A Brenham poses tough test for Panthers

By SEAN SHAPIRO Brenham was never supposed to be on Liberty Hill’s schedule this season. But back in February, the phone started ringing and Liberty Hill Head Coach Jerry Vance was suddenly scrambling to find an opponent for Week 2. “A couple schools we had played for a number of years backed out of our […]

Freshmen will face LH alum at Brenham

By SEAN SHAPIRO There’s going to be a familiar face on the opposing sideline when the Liberty Hill freshman team hosts Brenham on Thursday evening at Panther Stadium. Calvin King, a former Liberty Hill running back and defensive back, is one of the coaches of the freshman football team in Brenham. King was an all-district […]

Liberty Hill hosts Cross Country Invitational

By Taylor Grafft The Liberty Hill Cross Country team is set to host the 2014 Liberty Hill Cross Country Invitational this Saturday, Sept. 6, at Liberty High Junior High. The meet will feature 35 different schools and their teams competing in Liberty Hill. This year’s course has been adjusted to make the Boys 5K a […]

Liberty Hill falls to La Grange in season opener

By Taylor Grafft The Liberty Hill Panther Football team fell in their season opener at Panther Stadium on Friday night to an athletic and strong La Grange team, 24-7. The Leopards were State Semifinals last season and finished with an 11-1 overall record. The loss is the Panthers’ fourth straight in season openers since 2010 […]

La Grange bringing a classic cat fight to Pantherland tonight

By SEAN SHAPIRO Liberty Hill’s season-opening game against La Grange got some added outside hype two weeks ago when Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Magazine published its list of the top 50 must-see games in 2014. Friday night’s game checked in at No. 41 on the list, and deservedly had “classic” written all over it. However, […]

Cole brings leadership to top-ranking Cross Country

By Taylor Grafft The Liberty Hill Cross Country program has been posting outstanding team results over the last few years and this year will be no different. With some of the top athletes at both the junior high and high school levels at Liberty Hill, it has allowed the team, coached by Kim Holt, to […]