By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER It was more than just the rain that dampened the spirits of Lion fans on Saturday as the Lions’ playoff berth came to a brutal end against the Leander Vandegrift Vipers. At first blush, it looked like the weather would cooperate; the Lions were in top form as DJ Ellison […]
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Herman said afterward that the entire atmosphere in Rattler Stadium brought the Lions to victory and let them be crowned Bi-District Champions.
By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER Lion and Lady Lion hoops kick off this weekend with a series of scrimmages in the Lion’s Den. Buoyed by a successful off-season in which the Runnin’ Lions faced a series of tough district and non-district opponents, Boys’ Basketball Head Coach James Halatin is cautiously optimistic about the coming season. “It’s […]
For the first time in more than 15 years, Lockhart Girls Cross Country is going back to the state meet. Lady Lion sophomore Cristal Trejo qualified on past Saturday with an amazing performance, finishing 12th overall at the Region IV-5A Cross Country Meet in San Antonio out of 188 finishers with a time of 19:44.9 over the 5K course. Cross country qualifying rules […]
Team leaders to advance to Regionals on Saturday
Hawkins posts 1,000+ yards on 2014 season during 40-14 win
By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER It was the longest night of the season, in terms of both travel and trouble when the Lions faced off with the Kerrville Tivy Antlers on Friday night. Going in, the Lions knew the game against the District powerhouse was going to be a rough one, but they had confidence […]
By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER There’s a new wild card in District 27-5A. Despite projections by some experts for a lackluster season in 2014, the Lions continue to have surprises buried under their shoulder pads, this week in the manner of a 31-17 victory over the Floresville Tigers. “The a-ha moment was a simple defensive […]
By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER Under dreary San Antonio skies, the Lions took their first loss of the season in a bruising battle with the Alamo Heights Mules on Friday night. The Mules started the game on the receiving end, and struck early with a 52-yard touchdown scamper on their first play of the game. […]