CENTER POINT — A slow start sank Center Point when the Pirates hosted Mason in District 29-2A basketball action Friday, with the Punchers leaving with a 44-36 decision.
SAN ANTONIO – Tivy suffered its first loss of the season, but played for the San Antonio ISD Soccer Tournament championship in the process in matches Thursday and Friday at the SAISD Athletic Complex.
Shortly after the opening tip off on Tuesday at Antler Gym, the jumbotron scoreboard went dark and stayed blank for the entire first half, but that was the only glitch for the evening as the Tivy boys’ basketball team displayed its grit in taking a District 26-5A win over visiting San Antoni…
FREDERICKSBURG – After their planned competition at the San Marcos ISD Tournament was cancelled, Tivy’s Lady Antlers were able to enter into Frederickburg’s Invitational and went 1-0-1 in two games played Friday.
Head coach Joe Davis made a postgame analogy about Tivy’s latest gutsy effort that came up just short, 68-62, against Alamo Heights when the Antlers hosted the Mules Friday in a District 26-5A contest at Antler Gym.
Our Lady of the Hills soared past Waco Reicher 12-0 on Thursday at the Kerrville Soccer Complex as the Lady Hawks stayed unbeaten for the season and in TAPPS Division III District 2 play at 2-0.
Second-half resiliency was not quite enough to bring Tivy all the way back during Tuesday’s home court encounter with Dripping Springs, where the end result was a 66-58 Antler loss to the visiting Tigers in District 26-5A hoops action at Antler Gym.
Soot was still in the system and rust was evident when Our Lady of the Hills hosted a twinbill of non-district basketball games Tuesday at Cailloux Gym, with the Hawks losing both by one point.
New Braunfels Canyon converted several turnovers in the final 2:06 to turn back a Tivy rally and drop the Antlers, 62-55, on Tuesday in a critical early District 26-5A hoops matchup at Antler Gym.
Tivy cranked up the heat after a somewhat cool first quarter and rolled to a 47-25 win over Buda Johnson Friday at home to run its District 26-5A basketball record to 5-0 while improving to 8-3 overall.
District 26-5A’s top four teams dominated the All-District volleyball selections announced recently by league coaches after the district’s final playoff representative was eliminated in state semifinal playoff action.
After engaging in a series of close wins and losses this season, Tivy was due to break out and did so in a big way by slapping Seguin, 81-56, to claim a District 26-5A hoops win Friday at Antler Gym.
COMFORT — Center Point’s Nick Zuercher scored 13 points and pulled down 19 rebounds, including 15 defensive boards, but it wasn’t enough in a 62-24 Pirate loss to host Comfort Friday in non-district hoops play.
A shutout in one quarter and a near lockdown in another was just part of the story behind Tivy’s 51-16 blasting of Kyle Lehman Tuesday in District 26-5A action at Antler Gym.
SAN MARCOS — Our Lady of the Hills ran into a battering ram – literally – when Bryan Allen Academy bounced the Hawks out of TAPPS Division II playoff contention, 64-16, on Saturday in a third-round game.
Tivy’s Riley Dill scored seven of her game-high 11 points in the final 3:37 of Friday’s District 26-5A showdown with No. 5 state-ranked San Antonio Veterans Memorial, and teammate Jamie Jackson made a game-winning steal and layup with 46 seconds remaining to lead the Lady Antlers past the vi…
The fourth win in a row posted by Tivy’s Lady Antler basketball team was also the start of District 26-5A play and saw the Lady Antlers roll past Alamo Heights, 61-14, at the confines of Tivy’s home court Tuesday.
SAN ANTONIO – Tivy trailed Alamo Heights 10-9 heading into the halftime break and held the Mules scoreless for more than 22 minutes in the second half before ultimately falling by a score of 17-9 in both teams’ final District 15-5A Division II game Friday night at Jerry Comalander Stadium.
MARBLE FALLS — Our Lady of the Hills shook off some second-half sloppiness to hold on for a 40-36 second-round TAPPS Division II six-man playoff win against Temple Holy Trinity Saturday afternoon.
Tivy rallied from an early 6-0 deficit to lead Killeen Harker Heights 14-13 at the end of the first quarter and 35-29 at halftime, but the visiting Knights rode a 20-10 third-quarter scoring edge to an eventual 59-51 win over the Antlers in non-district hoops action Saturday at Antler Gym.
Home court advantage went to Tivy Friday night after the Lady Antlers grounded San Antonio Brackenridge’s Lady Eagles, 59-23, in non-district girls’ basketball action at Antler Gym.
Tivy suffered a heartbreaking 28-14 loss to Medina Valley Friday night at Antler Stadium after the Panthers took the lead with 5:40 left to play, then cemented the win with a second fourth-quarter touchdown in District 15-5A Division II action.
FREDERICKSBURG — In a play-in match to determine the final District 26-5A postseason representative, Boerne Champion rode 15 kills from 5-foot-11 sophomore Emma Wegleitner to a 3-0 sweep of Tivy Monday at Fredericksburg’s Battlin’ Billies Gym.
SAN ANTONIO — Tivy suffered another close loss Friday, falling 30-23 to San Antonio O’Connor in non-district road action. The Lady Antlers (0-3) have lost all three of their early games by a total of 11 points.
A two-day stretch of District 26-5A matchups saw Tivy take down Buda Johnson in road action Friday night before facing loop frontrunner New Braunfels Canyon Saturday at Antler Gym.
HARPER — One streak ended and another continued when Center Point topped Harper, 21-18, in the District 14-2A and 2020 season finale for both squads Friday at Longhorn Stadium.
Our Lady of the Hills set up a winner-take-all confrontation for its regular season finale by defeating San Antonio St. Mary’s Hall 55-6 on Friday at Hawk Field in TAPPS Division II District 5 action.
CASTROVILLE — Tivy’s Riley Dill and Ashlee Zirkel both hit double figures with 17 and 11-point showings, respectively, but host Medina Valley was able to hold off the Lady Antlers for a 55-52 win in 2020 season-opening play for both teams Friday.
FLORESVILLE — Tivy quarterback Jake Layton completed 21 of 29 passes for 309 yards and four touchdowns, and the Antlers rallied from a halftime deficit to post a crucial 42-35 win over Floresville Friday in District 15-5A Division II action.
AUSTIN – For the first time this season, Our Lady of the Hills did not get to leave work early, and in fact the Hawks had to work overtime on Friday before collecting their signature bonus win with a 53-51 decision over Texas School for the Deaf.
Tivy breezed past Seguin in three sets, 25-14, 25-13, 25-17, Friday at Antler Gym to maintain its firm hold on fourth place in the District 26-5A volleyball race and move within one win of securing a fourth straight playoff berth.
It was a disappointing end for Tivy fans to the long-awaited rivalry match against Boerne Champion Friday night as the Antlers fell to the Chargers, 27-7, before a home crowd at Antler Stadium in District 15-5A Division II action.
SAN ANTONIO – The slim margin for reaching the TAPPS volleyball playoffs slipped away for Our Lady of the Hills on Monday during the Lady Hawks' three-set setback against Keystone by scores of 16-25, 19-25, 16-25.
KYLE – Tivy took another move forward towards locking up one of the four playoff seedings from District 26-5A when the Lady Antlers got past Kyle Lehman 26-24, 25-15, 25-21 in district volleyball road action Tuesday night.
After a pair of tough road losses, home court advantage was good for Tivy when the Lady Antlers dominated San Antonio Veterans Memorial in three sets Saturday at Antler Gym to continue the second half of District 26-5A volleyball action.
Home cooking has never tasted so good after Our Lady of the Hills served its fans another in-house six-man football victory on Friday when the Hawks won a bird fight against the Eagles from San Antonio Castle Hills, 79-33.
“We won the game we needed to win tonight and it took all of us to do it,” Tivy coach David Jones told his players after the Antlers notched their first win of the season Friday night at Antler Stadium by downing Lockhart 17-3 in both teams’ District 15-5A opener.